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ID.R on the Nürburgring

03 June 2019

Volkswagen ID.R sets new electric record on the Nürburgring

Volkswagen has achieved another milestone in electro-mobility: The ID.R, powered by two electric motors, lapped the Nürburgring-Nordschleife in 6:05.336 minutes – faster than any electric vehicle before it.

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T-Cross R-Line in blue by the coast

22 May 2019

New T-Cross scores five stars in Euro NCAP

It can’t get any better: the most recent member of the Volkswagen family has now scored five stars. The new T-Cross performed outstandingly in the renowned Euro NCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme) safety test. Independent testers awarded the new SUV in the small vehicle segment top scores in all categories. Consequently, this innovative crossover model meets the most stringent safety standards.

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Golf R-Line in Tumeric Yello

15 May 2019

Volkswagen Golf named 'Used Car Hero' by Autocar

The Volkswagen Golf has been awarded ‘Used Car Hero’ at the 2019 Autocar Awards, in recognition of its numerous talents – namely the value it represents to customers on the used car market, from its flexibility and quality to its reliability.

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Awards Golf

15 April 2019

World premiere of the ID. ROOMZZ in Shanghai

Volkswagen has presented the newest member of the ID. Family – the ID. ROOMZZ1) – at the “Brand SUV Night” in the run-up to Auto Shanghai. The multivariable all-rounder is a zero- emission SUV of the five-metre class which is tailored to both family and business requirements.

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Drover Pilot

01 April 2019

Volkswagen launches subscription pilot with Drover

The first Volkswagen subscription service in the UK has been given the green light, with a pilot site powered by subscription service specialist Drover and in partnership with sister organisation, Volkswagen Financial Services.

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Yellow Golf from 1974

29 March 2019

Golf turns 45 - on 29th March 1974, Volkswagen started making Europe's most successful car

Back then, nobody at Volkswagen had any idea that the successor to the legendary Beetle would end up selling more than 35 million units all over the world – and still selling to this day.

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Touareg 340PS petrol

07 March 2019

Volkswagen Touareg gets 340PS petrol flagship model

Volkswagen has increased the engine choice for Touareg customers, with the introduction of a new, powerful 340 PS 3.0-litre V6 TSI engine to the premium class SUV’s range, in addition to the capable 231 PS and 286 PS TDI diesel units already on offer.

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ID. Buggy

05 March 2019

Comeback of an attitude towards life: the world premiere of the electric ID. Buggy in Geneva

Volkswagen presents the ID. BUGGY at the Geneva International Motor Show. On the evening prior to the first press day, the concept car will celebrate its world premiere at the Volkswagen Group Night. The ID. BUGGY is a zero-emissions high-tech vehicle for summer, on the beach or in the city, based on the modular electric drive matrix (MEB).

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T-Cross opens for order

05 March 2019

Volkswagen T-Cross: orders open for practical compact SUV

The newest member of Volkswagen’s tough, practical SUV family, and Volkswagen’s first small SUV, has arrived. The spacious and flexible T-Cross opens for order today.

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Passat R Geneva

28 February 2019

Sporty limited edition: world premiere of the new Passat variant R-Line edition at the Geneva International Motor Show.

Volkswagen celebrates the launch with the world premiere of an equally exclusive sporty limited edition: the Passat Variant R-Line Edition. Limited to 2,000 units. All-wheel drive (4MOTION) with optional top-of-the-range engine with 176 kW/240 PS (TDI) or 200 kW/272 PS (TSI).

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