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2018 VW Polo GTI – Specs and Details

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Volkswagen did something unusual with the all-new Polo which they unveiled a few days ago, and that was dumping the whole range all at once. So unlike before and unlike most other models you don’t have to wait another year or so for the high performance variant. The 2018 VW Polo GTI will be available right […]


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Official: 2018 VW Polo

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As one of the most premium players in the city car segment, and one of the best-selling models with more than 14 million cars sold to date, expectations are always high from Volkswagen Polo. But, we’re glad to report, the latest version, the 2018 VW Polo, is worthy of carrying that legacy.


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2018 VW Tiguan MSRP

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Volkswagen America revealed the official pricing for the new 2018 VW Tiguan, the one that gets the fancy turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Prices for this crossover start at $25,345 for the turbocharged 2.0L TSI with front-wheel-drive, and from there you can build it up with more toys and different engines and luxury packages. 


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2017 VW Arteon – Details and Specs

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As the new 2017 VW Arteon gears up to hit the market worldwide over the coming weeks and months, Volkswagen released further details about the deluxe sedan and gave us a bunch of videos as well. The Arteon has been given all it needs to succeed: a cool design, excellent features and equipment, and refined engines. 


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VW Golf GTI Hybrid “First Decade” for Wörthersee

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Each year for the Wörthersee GTI meeting Volkswagen lets their apprentices to build a unique Golf GTI concept, and more often than not the result is a mildly accessorized car with a huge stereo system. This year though, the apprentices have gone deep and basically created a VW Golf GTI Hybrid. They call is the First […]


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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Gets EA888 Engine in U.S.

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The new 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan launches in America this summer with one of VW Group’s most advanced four-cylinder engines. The 2.0 TSI with the EA888 turbocharged and direct-injection engine uses innovative technologies to deliver unrivalled power, efficiency and responsiveness.


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Official: VW Up! GTI Concept

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At this year’s GTI Meet at Lake Wörthersee Volkswagen are treating their fans to something quite special. The VW Up! GTI Concept is a tribute to the original Golf GTI boasting the same kind of performance figures and design cues. Granted, it’s still very much an Up! city car, but the idea is intriguing. 


Published on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 12:29 by
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2018 Volkswagen Atlas MSRP Announced

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The new full-blooded SUV from Volkswagen is being readied to hit the American showrooms in May, and on this occasion the car maker announced its pricing details. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas seven-seat SUV comes in five trim levels in U.S. spec starting from $30,500 for the base model and going up to $48,490 for the range-topping […]


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Volkswagen Atlas Weekend Bows at Chicago Auto Show

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Volkswagen’s 2017 Chicago Auto Show lineup includes a new Weekend edition of the Atlas crossover, and now it is not named after the pop singer. The Volkswagen Atlas Weekend, according to the manufacturer, is an homage to the brand’s go-anywhere spirit which is another way of saying they are still very much hipsterish.


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VW Polo Match Is All About Value

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As one of Volkswagen’s best-selling models, the little Polo is always a good candidate for special treatments – be it a high-end package designed to make the hatchback fancier, or a low-end one built for value. The new VW Polo Match for the UK market belongs to the latter category.


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VW Tiguan Allspace Teased for NAIAS 2017

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Volkswagen has just revealed the star of their lineup for the 2017 Detroit Motor Show (NAIAS) and it’s an elongated version of the Tiguan crossover. It’s called the VW Tiguan Allspace and it can accommodate up to seven people inside thanks to an stretched wheelbase.


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Golf GTI, GTD and R Get Oettinger Styling Kit

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The high-performance variants of the Volkswagen Golf are among the most popular hot hatches in the market and so naturally they get a lot of attention from tuners. This time though, tuner Oettinger has actually worked with VW themselves to make a styling package for the Golf GTI, GTD and R.


Published on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 5:45 by
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VW Arteon Teased for 2017 Geneva Debut

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Looks like Volkswagen is finally going to launch a decent looking sedan. Well, at least that’s what we can hope seeing this sketch they have released, announcing the debut of the car, called VW Arteon, at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show next March.


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Volkswagen Passat GT Set for L.A. Auto Show Debut

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Making fast and discreet sports sedans is something VW has always been fairly good at. Now at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show the company’s North American branch is trying their hand at making such a thing with the Volkswagen Passat GT which will make its show debut in concept form.


Published on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:18 by
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Official: Volkswagen Atlas SUV

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Volkswagen picked a rather unusual time and place to introduce a fairly important new product they have come up with for the America market. The product in question is the Volkswagen Atlas 7-seat family SUV, and they took to Santa Monica Pier at the end of historic Route 66 to unveil it.


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