News

Latest Volkswagen News

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). 

Read more
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.

Read more
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). 

Read more
Car launches
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.

Read more
Awards Passat
Volkswagen Up City

12 September 2016

Power up! Volkswagens new all-electric E-up! is open for order

Expanding on the extensive appeal of the new up!, which has already been roundly praised for its style, versatility and quality, the new e-up! builds on the standard car’s accomplished packaging with a zero emission solution.

Read more
Car launches up!
rally drivers celebrate

04 September 2016

Huge step towards WRC title Ogier/Ingrassia claim home win in the France World Rally Championship

A home win worth its weight in gold: Volkswagen duo SébastienOgier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) took a crucial step towards the title in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with the 36th win of their career. 

Read more
Sports
Volkswagen Rally Championship Winning Team

22 August 2016

Super, Seb! Volkswagen wins at home event in the WRC

Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) are back on the winning track – and it is asphalted: victory at the Rally Germany went to Volkswagen for the second year in a row.

Read more
Awards
Golf GTIs in a car park

22 August 2016

Volkswagen and Pistonheads mark 40 years of the Golf GTI

An eclectic mix of Volkswagen Golf GTIs from across the model’s remarkable 40-year history journeyed to Volkswagen UK’s headquarters in Milton Keynes on Saturday (20 August) to attend a special ‘birthday celebration’ for the iconic hot hatch.

Read more
Company news Golf
White Passat Estate on the road

02 August 2016

New Volkswagen Passat GTE delivers the best of all worlds

Space, pace, and environmental credentials that even before its official UK showroom debut have already secured it a prestigious ‘green’ award: the new Volkswagen Passat GTE is calculated to offer drivers the very best of all worlds.

Read more
Car launches Passat
White Golf GTI on the track

02 August 2016

Record breaking Golf GTI Clubsport S is a sell-out success

Every single Golf GTI Clubsport S model allocated to the UK market has been sold on release of the new car.

Read more
Car launches Golf