Latest Volkswagen News

sux start-ups

01 August 2017

Start-up incubator programme from Volkswagen starts with six mobility teams in the transparent factory

The Transparent Factory from Volkswagen is starting a new chapter: six innovative mobility teams will today begin the new start-up incubator programme in Dresden. They now have 200 days to take their innovative ideas and develop mobility products or services which are ready for the market. Alongside Volkswagen mobility experts they will be supported by Group It's Ideation:Hub as well as experts from the SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator-Programm of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management – and with financial support from the state capital city of Dresden.

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Company news

21 July 2017

Ready to Roc! - World Premiere of the new T-Roc

The new T-Roc: Volkswagen's fourth SUV

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Car launches

13 July 2017

Volkswagen adds petrol power to Passat and Tiguan

Four efficient petrol engines are now available to order for the first time from Volkswagen Retailers in the popular Passat Saloon and Estate, and Tiguan SUV, model ranges.

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Company news
Volkswagen store

22 June 2017

Volkswagen readies first retail store for opening

Volkswagen UK will open its first store next month. The new retail concept will offer shoppers the opportunity to browse and buy from the extensive Volkswagen range of passenger cars in the environment where they shop regularly.

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Company news
new polo

16 June 2017

Volkswagen unveils the new Polo in Berlin

The new Polo has arrived! Volkswagen is presenting the completely redesigned generation of this best-selling car at a world premiere today in Berlin.

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Car launches Polo

13 June 2017

Volkswagen offers first look at the new Polo

New edition has charismatic design, increased interior space and numerous technological highlights.

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Innovations Polo
Golf GTI

02 June 2017

GTI International hits 30 this weekend

Knebworth Park, September 1988. For the first time the GTI International festival celebrates all things Volkswagen and, in particular, the iconic Golf GTI.

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Arteon illuminates bends before driver steers into them

01 June 2017

The new Volkswagen Arteon – part 4 “Active Lighting System”

There are fractions of a second which matter at night: a section of winding country road, a bend in a residential area with poor road lighting – and there might be an obstacle in the dark somewhere ahead. The Arteon is the first Volkswagen to offer a dynamic cornering light with new predictive control functionality. The LED dual headlights illuminate the upcoming bend up to two seconds sooner: before the vehicle is even steered into it. The Arteon's new lighting system develops these 'corner sensing' powers by networking with the front camera and the navigation system.

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24 May 2017

Volkswagen premieres at largest GTI meet

Today is the start of this year's GTI meet at Lake Wörthersee (24 to 27 May). Around 200,000 fans will again make the pilgrimage to Kärnten for the unique festival.

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Golf GTI Award

24 May 2017

Volkswagen Golf GTI is Autocar readers champion

Volkswagen's iconic Golf GTI has been named the Readers' Champion in a huge online poll by influential automotive title Autocar.

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Awards Golf