Volkswagen Newswire (Page 10)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Volkswagen. (Page 10)

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  1. Carmakers rush to satisfy Chinaa s growing demand for urban 4x4sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... at about 66,000 yuan ($10,650), according to trade websites, much cheaper than foreign models. The new version of Volkswagen's Tiguan, meanwhile, starts in China at just under 200,000 yuan, according to the website. AFP

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  2. A Jetta Offering Fuel-Efficient FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Prius' acceleration can be measured with the Mayan calendar. Cabin quality is on par with Rubbermaid bins. Enter Volkswagen with its Jetta Hybrid, offering fun and polish while sipping gasoline. The Jetta Hybrid scoots to 60 mph in 8.3 seconds. ...

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  3. 2015 Audi Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    ... a relatively plush ride, handling is tighter than you'd expect, prompting a few editors to even compare it with a Volkswagen GTI." The Q3 has been on sale for nearly four years in Europe, and there are several areas where this shows more obviously. ...

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  4. World RX crews prepare for 2015 season-opener in PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    ... joined by the 2013 European Rallycross Vice-Champion Davy Jeanney in the team's second Peugeot 208 WRX Supercar. Volkswagen Team Sweden. - Another new team in World RX, Volkswagen Team Sweden will be headed up by Sweden's Johan Kristofferson, who ...

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  5. Volkswagen gets $526M of EDC money to look at Canadian parts makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | CBC News

    Employees at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., work on the assembly of a Passat sedan. EDC has loaned VW $526 million to consider taking parts from Canadian makers.

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  6. Golf SportWagen a real standoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    There's something to be said for being the only game in town. The 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TSI SE is a case in point.

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  7. Reno's six-legged Spider Bug moves to the suburbsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... f Scudder' Performance, where it was attached with an adhesive. Artist David Fambrough painted the body of an old Volkswagen Beetle black and attached six spindly legs. The name Spider Bug stuck, even though it is two legs short of a spider.

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  8. Car-makers rush to satisfy China's growing demand for urban 4x4sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | West Australian

    ... at about 66,000 yuan ($10,650), according to trade websites, much cheaper than foreign models. The new version of Volkswagen's Tiguan, meanwhile, starts in China at just under 200,000 yuan, according to the automaker's website. Still, Western ...

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  9. The Crazy Schemes of the World's Most Surprising Car ExecRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Wired

    ... PiA ch, 77, is the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche. He's currently the chairman of the supervisory board of the Volkswagen Group, the world's third-largest automaker. He is ferociously cunning with a reputation for making crazy calls, and he has been ...

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  10. Golf GTI Performance Pack hits SARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... chassis. DSG transmission is standard. We have yet to verify this through our own testing, but according to Volkswagen's official figures, the Performance Pack is 0.1 seconds quicker from 0-100km/h, taking 6.4 seconds, and it's 4km/h quicker overall ...

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  11. Volkswagen e-Up! review: Up against itRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    Say it quickly: "ee-up". That Volkswagen feels happy to call its smallest electric car after the Yorkshire phrase for "hello" shows that Germans do truly have a sense of humour.

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  12. York racer Mick completes magic Minehead missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | York Press

    ... the rally, which began with two tarmac stages up the Toll Road in nearby Porlock. The duo's Avo Suspension shod Volkswagen Polo hit trouble with a driveshaft problem, which saw them lose more time before the service crew were able to resolve the ...

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  13. Volkswagen to get financing to buy auto partsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | MarketWatch

    Canada's export credit agency said it would lend Volkswagen AG EUR400 million to buy Canadian-made parts for the German company's auto plants in Tennessee and Mexico. Export Development Canada said the financing is intended to benefit small and midsize Canadian companies that specialize in tooling, or making equipment used in the manufacturing process, and domestic auto-parts makers generally.

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  14. Volkswagen Golf R Estate: R you ready to be amazed by VW's unbeatable family car?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Mirror motoring columnist Richard Hammond is suitably impressed by a motor which is so good that it even breaks the satire barrier The other day there was a piece on it announcing that all car manufacturers might as well give up because Volkswagen are building an estate version of the Golf R and it was so good it made every other car redundant. A joke, obviously.

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  15. Volkswagen Scirocco GTS unveiled, to debut in ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    After showing the facelifted version of the Scirocco last year, Volkswagen is now getting ready to officially pull the wraps off the range-topping Scirocco GTS. The model will be officially presented to the public on the 20th of April, during the Shanghai Auto Show, in a premiere.

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  16. Renault Megane IV gets renderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    A few renderings with the future generation of the Renault Megane are showing us how the model may look like, based on newer models made by the company. While one of its main rivals, the Volkswagen Golf, is already in its seventh generation, the Renault Megane is currently in the third one, since 2008, and even if it has received a facelift and several extra tweaks, it still needs a replacement.

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  17. Europe: SUV sales expected to hit 2 million mark before 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    ... position overall by 2017, trailing only Nissan's second-generation Qashqai and the refreshed variants of the Volkswagen Tiguan and Peugeot 3008. The new Kadjar is a renewed attempt by the French automaker to secure a leading position in the segment ...

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  18. Volkswagen presents new digital Supercar for PlayStation 3Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    The engine roaring under the bonnet of the GTI Supersport is a 503bhp VR6 TSI coupled with a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox . The design of this digital supercar combines the Volkswagen icon with sheer racing design.

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  19. Volkswagen Deletes Features From Polo GT Tsi SilentlyRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Indian Drives

    The bread and butter of Volkswagen , Polo GT TSI, that supported the maker in its tough times is now facing cost-reduction from the list of features. Trimmed to suit the given price tag, VW has taken off the leather from handbrake, and fabric from the door panels.

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  20. GALLERY: Volkswagen Beetle Bug Edition previewed - based on 1.2 TSI Sport, coming later this monthRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Volkswagen Group Malaysia is currently holding a press conference at Aloft Kuala Lumpur, and has brought a little surprise in the form of the Volkswagen Beetle Bug Edition, a special edition that will be launched later this month; pricing hasn't yet been revealed for the car. Based on the higher-spec 1.2 TSI Sport variant, the Bug Edition's added bits appear to amount to a graphics package - large twin stripes run over the bonnet, roof and tailgate, while the lower flanks get smaller stripes and prominent "Bug" script.

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