Volkswagen has unveiled the first pictures of the Golf GTE â€“ a new plug-in hybrid version of the multi-award-winning Golf hatchback that combines the benefits of electric mobility with the dynamics of a Golf GTI.
Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) donated a Volkswagen Routan to the Childrenâ€™s Science Center in Northern Virginia. This is to aid the Center inpromoting its science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs at local schools, museums and community events.
Volkswagen has unveiled 2014 Scirocco facelift which will go on display at 2014 Geneva International Motor Show to be held from 6 – 16 March 2014. The model was seen with a host of cosmetic updates and engine modifications along with a total of five new exterior paints.
Earlier this month, a 30ft (9m) sinkhole swallowed teenager Zoe Conran’s Volkswagen Lupo in High Wycombe earlier. Digital retailer Auto Trader has been in touch with the family, and offered a replacement car to lift Zoe’s spirit.
While 2014 Auto Expo has done its best to infuse a positive sentiment and generate interest in the car market, when it comes to sales, there’s a lot to be attained yet. The start of 2014 certainly gives Volkswagen Group India something to think about.
With sub compact SUVs being Indiaâ€™s new found favorite, Volkswagen, the German manufacturer, joins the entry level SUV party with an official display of the Volkswagen Taigun. Showcased at the 2014 Auto expo, the Volkswagen Taigun receives a stretched version of the new Small Family Platform which is also seen on board the VW Up! hatchback.
The all-new Polo was officially revealed about two weeks back. Sales are yet to commence in Europe, or any other country in the world. But, surprisingly the car has landed in India, as it was recently spotted outside Volkswagen India’s plant near Pune.
Through Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, Volkswagen Group Rus with its new showroom floorspace of about 2,000 sq.m. will double up as an information centre. The showroom houses an interactive screen, a radio broadcasting room, a dancing show area, a visitor area, a press service area, and a reception hall. The showroom outer wall features a huge interactive screen taht will be used for daily broadcasts.
Volkswagen India will have an interesting lineup at the 2014 Auto Expo, opening its doors from February 5-11, 2014 (5-6 are media only days). Volkswagen will be showcasing the Taigun compact SUV, Tiguan compact crossover and their Polo WRC car at the Expo.