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27 03, 2020

VOLKSWAGEN TRANSPORTER CELEBRATING 70 YEARS.

By | March 27th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The Volkswagen Transporter van is celebrating its 70th anniversary and the fact that it is the world’s longest production run van.  In March 1950 the first Volkswagen Transporter rolled off the Wolfsburg production line.  Since then over 13 million Transporters have been sold.  The Transporter is known around the world as the Bulli, Kombi VW bus [...]

18 03, 2020

CORONA VIRUS NOW EFFECTING LARGE VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS. New car news.

By | March 18th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

The corona virus is now effecting Europe’s largest motor manufacturer - Volkswagen. Tomorrow they will be suspending production in their factories for at least 2 weeks.   “The spread of coronavirus in Europe is increasingly having an adverse impact on the demand situation. At the same time, it is becoming increasingly difficult to supply our plants [...]

6 02, 2020

ORDER BOOKS OPEN FOR THE NEW VOLKSWAGEN MK8 GOLF. New car news.

By | February 6th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

Order books in the U.K open today for the new MK8 Golf. Prices start at £23,875 for the 1.5 TSI 130 PS, 6-speed manual Golf Life. 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 [...]

14 01, 2020

THE VOLKSWAGEN UP! GTI IS BACK. New car news.

By | January 14th, 2020|car news|0 Comments

After a short break the UP! GTI is now available to order with prices starting from £15,895 on the road. The UP! GTI keeps its 1.0 litre three-cylinder turbocharged engine which produces 115 PS. 0 to 62 mph takes 8.8 seconds. The up! GTI is the perfect example of Volkswagen catering for enthusiasts and regular [...]

28 11, 2019

100,000th VOLKSWAGEN e-GOLF MILESTONE. New car news.

By | November 28th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

Yesterday Volkswagen delivered the 100,000th e-Golf. The Pure White e-Golf was handed over to Maik Jaehde from Landolfshausen near Hanover. Around 27,900 e-Golfs have been delivered to their customers worldwide from January to October 2019. The e-Golf has already been our ambassador for e- mobility for more than five years. Today’s delivery milestone of 100,000 [...]

24 10, 2019

NEW VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. New car news blog.

By | October 24th, 2019|car news|0 Comments

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 [...]

17 06, 2019

THE NEW VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GTI TCR. WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT? Review.

By | June 17th, 2019|car news, reviews|0 Comments

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 [...]

1 04, 2019

HAPPY 45TH BIRTHDAY VOLKSWAGEN GOLF. New car news.

By | April 1st, 2019|car news|0 Comments

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, [...]

13 03, 2019

THE GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW 2019. Motor show blog.

By | March 13th, 2019|motorshow blogs|0 Comments

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 [...]