Big news!! The new VW Golf was launched a few hours ago in Wolfsburg. Tech is really at the heart of this new Golf. It is the first VW to use intelligence information from Car2x. This means that it can get signals from the traffic infrastructure and other vehicles up to 800 metres away. 5 [...]
Initial sketches supplied by Volkswagen, show us an insight on how the new Golf will look ahead of its world premiere in Wolfsburg on the 24th of October. The new Golf is expected to be in VW showrooms this December.
I wasn’t really sure what to expect when I first saw the Golf GTI TCR. I wondered if it would be a hardcore road legal racing car or just a marketing ploy? It is inspired by the Golf GTI racing car from the international TCR racing series. One thing’s for certain....this is VW’s swan song [...]
On the 29th of March 1974 production of the Golf officially started at the Wolfsburg factory. “The Golf is at the very heart of our brand. It stands for progress and technology like no other car. For example, the Golf made safety technology affordable for millions of people for the first time. Thanks to this, [...]
For me this year's Geneva Motor Show was full of optimism for the motor industry. No, we still don't know what impact the slow down in growth in China, Trump's thoughts on tariffs on imported cars into the USA or even Brexit will have in the next coming days or months.... but there was a good [...]
The new Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR is now available to order in the U.K. Prices will start from £34,135 on the road. The Golf GTI TCR is capable of accelerating from 0 to 62 mph in 5.6 seconds. If you order it with the £2,000 option pack you will get 19 inch Reifnitz alloy wheels, [...]
Volkswagen is celebrating 15 years of the dual clutch gearbox, or many of you may know it as....the DSG gearbox. It was first introduced with the Golf R32 in 2003. Since then more than 26 million VAG cars have been produced worldwide with either a 6-speed or 7-speed DSG gearbox.
Volkswagen are celebrating the delivery of its 200,000th R model car. The 200,000th R model car, a Golf R, was delivered to a customer in the UK. The R model was first introduced back in 2002. Jost Capito, Executive Director of Volkswagen R said: “Developing and globally retailing 200,000 units in 15 years is [...]
Volkswagen and Ford are investigating several joint projects including a range of commercial vehicles. Jim Farley, Ford’s president of Global Markets said: “Ford is committed to improving our fitness as a business and leveraging adaptive business models – which include working with partners to improve our effectiveness and efficiency. This potential alliance with the [...]
Volkswagen launched its new electrically powered I.D. R Pikes Peak. The current electric car record time for the famous hill climb is 8.57.118 minutes. Volkswagen are looking to set a new Pikes Peak record time with this electric vehicle. We Blog Any Car stats: 680 hp 500 kW 650 Nm of torque 2.25 seconds [...]