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Volkswagen Arteon Concept Sketch

28 November 2016

The Volkswagen Arteon

Three months ahead of its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show, Volkswagen is providing a first look at the fascinating contours of its new top saloon, the Arteon. The totally new model sits above the Passat and emphasises emotionality in the upper mid-class .

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Yellow Volkswagen up! outside

25 November 2016

Decisions, decisions: The vibrant New up! offers 63,000 colour combinations

Dazzling colour choices inside and out: sporty wheels and a broad variety of personalisation options make the new Volkswagen up! a kaleidoscope of automotive joy. Customers can choose their bespoke colour and trim combination form an exceptionally broad 63,180 potential variations.

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Innovations up!
New 2017 Golf on the track

10 November 2016

The launch of the new Golf for 2017

The new Golf opens for order in the UK in 2017.

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Car launches Golf
Beetle Vintage Barry

04 November 2016

Volkswagen recreates childhood car memories for Beetle fan Barry

Volkswagen is this week launching a major social media activity using the #YourVW tag, celebrating Briton's love for, and memories of, the German brand and its cars.

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Events Beetle
Rally Winning Team Race Podium Volkswagen

31 October 2016

Four-times world champions - Volkswagen claims twelfth WRC title in four years at rally Great Britain.

Wolfsburg (30 October 2016). 12 titles in four years - four Drivers’, four Co-Drivers’ and four Manufacturers’ titles: Volkswagen put the icing on the cake at the end of an impressive season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with victory at the Rally Great Britain in Wales. Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) won round 12 of 13 with the Polo R WRC. This latest victory gives Volkswagen an unassailable lead in the Manufacturers’ Championship. 

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Sports Polo
red car in the hills

31 October 2016

Volkswagen is geared up for its big SUV event

As the clocks go back and tough winter weather approaches Volkswagen is turning up the heat in the SUV sector with the launch of a suite of new offers on two of the most competitive entrants in the burgeoning market sector: the fully-connected new Tiguan and luxurious Touareg.

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rally drivers celebrate

17 October 2016

Champions, champions, champions, champions*!

Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) were crowned World Rally Champions for the fourth time in a row after taking victory at the Rally Spain. They guided their Volkswagen Polo R WRC to a fifth win of the season in Catalonia, finishing ahead of Dani Sordo/Marc Martí (E/E, Hyundai) und Thierry Neuville/Nicolas Gilsoul (B/B, Hyundai). 

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Sports Polo
White Tiguan on the road

09 October 2016

Most potent Volkswagen Tiguan to date is now available to order

With more power on tap than even the current iteration of the iconic Golf GTI, Volkswagen is making its most potent Tiguan yet available for order in the UK this October.  The new 240 PS bi-turbo diesel, designated BiTDI, also offers an increase of fully 30 PS over the previous most powerful Tiguan, the 2.0 TSI seen in the preceding generation of the car.

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Car launches Tiguan
Volkswagen ID Concept Image

29 September 2016

World premiere of the visionary I.D concept car at 2016 Paris International Motor Show

Wolfsburg, 29 September 2016 – Think New! Under this guiding principle, and with a visionary electric vehicle, Volkswagen is offering a fascinating outlook on the mobility of tomorrow at the Paris International Motor Show (1 –16 October). 

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Volkswagen with Motor Homes

23 September 2016

Volkswagen Passat Estate Alltrack crowned The Caravan Club Towcar of the year 2017

Volkswagen’s Passat Estate Alltrack lifted this year’s overall trophy, and also scooped class and category wins in The Caravan Club Towcar of the Year Competition.

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Awards Passat