Volkswagen News

Monday, 28 September 2020

28 September
VW's ID4 plan: Poach RAV4, CR-V shoppers

Volkswagen executives believe they have an opportunity to peel off compact-crossover buyers who are at least EV-curious from the likes of Toyota and Honda because those automakers don't yet have full battery electrics in their U.S. lineups.

Automotive News

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27 September
Volkswagen Tiguan R 2020 review

Performance division lights a 316bhp fire in the belly of brand’s best-selling SUV It’s an obvious move – one we’ve often discussed here at Autocar. But for various reasons it has taken Volkswagen close to 13 years to bring the R name and the...

Autocar

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27 September
The VW ID.4 Looks Sensational As A Truck

It's a perfect pure-electric truck for the city.

CarBuzz

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27 September
Volkswagen's Electric Race Car Gets A Brand New Look

You have to look the part when you're racking up the records.

CarBuzz

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27 September
VW ID.4 Vs. Tesla Model Y Comparison: Electric Reckoning

If VW wants to be the best EV-maker, it has to beat the best.

CarBuzz

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27 September
Volkswagen Tiguan R Shows Impressive Launch Control, Autobahn Performance

Volkswagen is not known for making the most exciting cars. However, the Tiguan R may actually be one of the best sports crossovers, and this caught us completely by surprise. German car reviewer Automann-TV recently got the keys to one of these...

autoevolution

27 September
VW to pay record settlement to employees persecuted under Brazilian dictatorship

Filed under: Government/Legal,Volkswagen Continue reading VW to pay record settlement to employees persecuted under Brazilian dictatorship VW to pay record settlement to employees persecuted under Brazilian dictatorship originally appeared...

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26 September
Volkswagen And Tesla 'Need Each Other,' VW Says

"The Beatles needed the Rolling Stones. The Rolling Stones needed the Beatles."

CarBuzz


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26 September
Watch The VW ID.R Take Down Another Lap Record

It's the fifth record set by the electric race car.

Motor1

26 September
1967 VW ‘Samba’ Microbus Retro First Drive | Summer of Love

Filed under: Volkswagen,Minivan/Van,Classics,Road Tests Continue reading 1967 VW ‘Samba’ Microbus Retro First Drive | Summer of Love 1967 VW ‘Samba’ Microbus Retro First Drive | Summer of Love originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 26 Sep...

AutoBlog

25 September
2021 BMW M3/M4 and Volkswagen ID.4 revealed | Autoblog Podcast #646

Filed under: Green,Podcasts,BMW,Cadillac,Subaru,Tesla,Volkswagen,Safety,Coupe,Crossover,Electric,Luxury,Performance,sedan Plus Tesla Battery Day, Subaru Forester, Cadillac CT5 and child car seatsContinue reading 2021 BMW M3/M4 and...

AutoBlog

25 September
Volkswagen and Uber launch pilot project with electric vehicles in Berlin

Yesterday, Volkswagen together with the intermediation platform Uber, launched a pilot project for the utilization of electric vehicles within the sustainable ride hailing service “Uber Green” The post Volkswagen and Uber launch pilot project with...

Automotive World

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25 September
Adios, GOAT: Say Goodbye to One of the Greatest Generations of Volkswagen GTI

LOS ANGELES–The eighth-generation Volkswagen GTI has already been shown, and we’re anxiously awaiting our first chance to check it out in person. But since the new GTI isn’t here in the U.S. just yet, we decided to take one last crack at the...

Automobile Magazine

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25 September
The first version of VW ID.4 electric SUV sold out on the first day

VW announced that the first version of its ID.4 electric SUV sold out on the first day it opened orders. more… The post The first version of VW ID.4 electric SUV sold out on the first day appeared first on Electrek.

Electrek

25 September
VW to Run Uber Pilot in Berlin

Volkswagen is the latest European automaker to take on a vehicle provision project with Uber in a bid to get more of its BEVs on city streets. Following the Renault-Nissan deal providing electric cars to the ride-hail outfit, Volkswagen will join...

TU Automotive

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25 September
Volkswagen launches all-electric ID.4 SUV

The ID.4 is Volkswagen’s first fully electrically driven SUV generating zero local emissions and the company says it is produced with a carbon-neutral balance. It will be launching into the world’s largest market segment, the compact SUV class. “The...

Diesel Car Magazine

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24 September
Best new cars coming in 2021 - Tesla to Volkswagen

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Auto Express

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24 September
New Volkswagen Golf GTI goes on sale with manual or automatic gearbox

VOLKSWAGEN has had something of a big week. It announced its sophomore ID car, the ID.4 electric SUV, earlier this week, and has today opened the order books for the new duo of Golf hot hatches, the GTI and GTE plug-in hybrid, as well as a more...

Sunday Times Driving

24 September
Ex-VW boss to be tried on charges of market manipulation over diesel emissions scandal

Winterkorn accused of failing to inform investors in timely manner of existence of defeat devices

FT.com Autos

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24 September
New Volkswagen Golf GTI goes on sale in the UK, as does the new GTE plug-in hybrid

The new Volkswagen Golf GTI goes on sale in the UK with prices from £33,460, alongside the new Golf GTE starting at £35,960. The new VW Golf GTI arrived back in February – alongside the new GTE and GTD – as VW started to reveal the more interesting...

Cars UK

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24 September
New 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and GTE news, prices and specs

Ordering has opened for the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and plug-in hybrid GTE range, with prices starting from £33,460. The eighth generation Golf GTI launches with 245hp from its 2.0-litre turbo engine. The standard gearbox is a six-speed manual: a...

Motoring Research

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24 September
New Volkswagen Golf GTI: order books open for Mk8 hot hatch

Eighth-generation GTI now on sale from £33,460, with deliveries starting next month Volkswagen has opened order books for the new, eighth-generation Golf GTI, customer deliveries of which will start later this year. The newest version of the...

Autocar

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24 September
VW Digitally Launches its First Global BEV

Volkswagen has digitally launched its latest and first global BEV, the ID.4 which will be hoping to target the popular SUV market. Boasting a healthy to 77 kWh battery pack, it claims a maximum range of and enables ranges of up to 323miles on the...

TU Automotive

24 September
Volkswagen ID.4

Volkswagen debuts and details ID.4 electric SUV

Go Auto

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24 September
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Is An Affordable German EV

Volkswagen's electric car offensive has already started in Europe with the ID.3. The next step is taking on the U.S. with the next electric vehicle, the ID.4 introduced today. The ID.4 looks very close to the concept that was first shown...

Cheers & Gears

24 September
VW Golf GTI UK pricing confirmed

More than a Megane but cheaper than a Civic, the Mk8 GTI is available to order now

PistonHeads

23 September
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Electric Crossover Makes Official Debut

Volkswagen has unveiled the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 compact crossover. The model is destined for global market, but it will also lead the company’s electric division into battle in North America for the first time.

AUTO123

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23 September
VW “Looking At” High Performance EV Based on Porsche PPE Platform

Volkswagen Group of America’s president Scott Keogh says that the Porsche/Audi-developed PPE platform is “something we’re looking at” for the VW brand.   The high-performance electric platform currently underpins the Taycan and could someday be the...

VWVortex

23 September
VW ID.4 revealed, Kia Sorento Hybrid, Tesla Battery Day roundup: Today’s Car News

Tesla Battery Day outlines battery tech that could set the company up as a cell manufacturer, and global EV domination. Kia reveals a new hybrid and plug-in hybrid SUV for the U.S. Ford will be building a bunch of EVs in Canada. And Volkswagen’s...

Green Car Reports

23 September
2021 Volkswagen ID.4: Up close and inside the electric SUV for the masses

by Brian Wong The covers have now been taken off of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4, via a YouTube reveal held this morning. And earlier this week Green Car Reports got an up-close look inside and around the pre-production version of the electric crossover...

Green Car Reports

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23 September
Everything we know about Volkswagen’s $40,000 ID.4 electric crossover

This is our first look at the 2021 VW ID.4, the brand's new battery-electric crossover. [credit: Jonathan Gitlin ] On Wednesday, in an Internet...

Ars Technica

23 September
2021 VW ID.4 revealed: 250-mile electric SUV starts at $41,490

Volkswagen has been teasing its mass-market electric vehicles as being “for the millions, not millionaires.” And as it’s shaping up, the VW ID.4 appears to land right where we might expect—in an affordable space where it could be a compelling pick...

Green Car Reports

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23 September
First look: Volkswagen ID.4 EV sets mainstream $40K price before incentives

Last week, we got our first in-person look at the production version of the all-electric ID.4. During the socially distanced event, VW set high expectations for the crossover EV. “We believe this is our most important product launch since the...

Electrek

23 September
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 electric crossover SUV has 250-mile range, starts at $41,190

Volkswagen flashed its electric vehicle credentials by launching the ID.4 electric crossover SUV on Wednesday. It's the first member of the ID electric family to come to the U.S. The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 compact crossover seats five, is sized...

The Car Connection

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23 September
Opinion: why the VW ID 4 is the firm's first truly mainstream EV

The ID 3 landed first, but SUV popularity should make the larger electric Volkswagen even more popular The Volkswagen Group is in the early stages of a barely comprehensible rollout of electric cars, with 75 models due by the end of the decade,...

Autocar

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23 September
New Volkswagen ID 4 SUV is brand's first global EV

MEB-based model arrives with a variety of powertrains offering up to 323 miles of range Volkswagen has unveiled the ID 4 and said the new SUV represents a “milestone” as the first model in its electric ID range that will be offered globally. The...

Autocar

23 September
Volkswagen ID.4 electric SUV revealed with 323-mile range

IT’S NO secret that Volkswagen has a good amount of making up to do when it comes to rebuilding its environmental credibility. It is still haunted by the spectre of the dieselgate scandal, both in terms of reputation and finances, and is now looking...

Sunday Times Driving

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23 September
Volkswagen T-Roc R (2020) review

Combine two phenomenons of modern motoring and what do you get? Self-driving cars on smart motorways? Teslas with gigantic front grilles? Fugitive Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn trying his hand at keyless car theft? None of the above, probably, but the...

Motoring Research

23 September
Volkswagen unit takes stake in self-driving truck start-up TuSimple

Deal to jointly develop autonomous vehicles comes as San Diego group looks to public listing

FT.com Autos

23 September
Volkswagen ID.4 unveiled as global EV

New electric SUV will be made in Europe, China and the US, initially with 204hp and 323 miles of range

PistonHeads

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23 September
New Volkswagen ID.4: roomy electric SUV debuts

The second ID model has arrived with 323-mile range and big boot

Car Magazine

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22 September
UK deliveries of the Volkswagen ID.3 commence

Volkswagen has celebrated a significant milestone, as handovers of the ID.3 1ST Edition have commenced. The first limited-edition cars were handed over to British customers last week. Volkswagen says the ID.3 introduces the brand’s third era, and...

Diesel Car Magazine

21 September
Three Years of Free Electrify America Charging for 2021 VW ID.4 Buyers

Electrify America and Volkswagen have announced that ID.4 buyers for the 2021 model year will get free unlimited charging on the EA network, at least for the first three years they own their EeVeeDub. It goes to buyers who purchase or lease their...

VWVortex

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21 September
VW ID.4 electric SUV will come with 3 years of free charging on Electrify America’s network

VW announced today that it reached a deal with Electrify America to provide “three years of unlimited charging” on the latter’s charging network included in the price of the ID.4 electric SUV. more… The post VW ID.4 electric SUV will come with 3...

Electrek

19 September
Volkswagen Touareg test drive

The Car Expert - Independent, impartial advice The Volkswagen Touareg might represent somewhat of an old guard of SUVs, but it’s still a wonderfully well-rounded choice in the segment. Volkswagen Touareg test drive

The Car Expert

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18 September
VW is considering selling Bugatti to Rimac in deal to own bigger stake in electric hypercar maker

Volkswagen is reportedly considering selling Bugatti to Rimac in a deal to own a bigger stake in the Croatian electric hypercar maker. more… The post VW is considering selling Bugatti to Rimac in deal to own bigger stake in electric hypercar maker...

Electrek

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17 September
VW plans to sell 500,000 ID.4 electric cars per year

VW is hyping the launch of the ID.4 electric SUV coming next week with new releases, and in a new interview with executives today, the automaker said that it plans to sell 500,000 ID.4 vehicles per year. more… The post VW plans to sell 500,000...

Electrek

14 September
VW Drive for Sustainable and Ethical EV Battery Supply Chain

Volkswagen is teaming up with a supply-chain analyst to reduce the climate warming impact of its e-mobility strategy. The automaker giant is recognizing the enormous adverse global warming issues surrounding the mining and processing of the raw...

TU Automotive

11 September
VW Golf GTI Mk6 Buying Guide

The Golf GTI is and always will be one of the best second-hand purchases you can make. It’s the car… Read more » The post VW Golf GTI Mk6 Buying Guide appeared first on Motor Verso.

MotorVerso

08 September
New 2020 Volkswagen Golf Estate boosts practicality

The new Volkswagen Golf Estate arrives with 611 litres of boot space, with prices expected to start at just under £25k

Auto Express

08 September
Pure-electric Volkswagen ID.6 SUV spied testing in the Alps

A near-production version of seven-seat Volkswagen ID.6 SUV has been spotted wearing minimal camouflage

Auto Express

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08 September
New VW Golf Estate revealed: we like big boots

No surprises afoot as Volkswagen launches practical Golf wagon, in standard and Alltrack guises

Car Magazine


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