Volkswagen Newswire

Volkswagen Newswire

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  1. Giorgetto Giugiaro sells shares in legendary styling house to AudiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Giorgetto Giugiaro undoubtedly stands among the great automotive designers of the 20th century, having penned the original Volkswagen Golf and Delorean DMC-12 , among countless others. However, the great stylist is now longer an employee or even an owner of the company that bears his name.

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  2. For Volkswagen, Offense Is The Best Defense In EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... challenge from the new models launched by its rivals. Europe is one of the biggest and most important markets for Volkswagen ( OTCQX:VLKAY ). It contributed a total of 1.73 million units of sales out of 4.2 million units that the group has sold in ...

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  3. Breaking Jail for Bradford road rage driver who 'blinded a man in one ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... blocking the way for other traffic. Edmondson accused Mr Fontaine of dangerously cutting him up in his black Volkswagen Golf. He stopped his blue Ford Focus "to sort the matter out." Mr Fontaine said he could no longer do his job, digging holes with ...

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  4. ...Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... blocking the way for other traffic. Edmondson accused Mr Fontaine of dangerously cutting him up in his black Volkswagen Golf. He stopped his blue Ford Focus "to sort the matter out." Mr Fontaine said he could no longer do his job, digging holes with ...

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  5. Maserati BoomerangRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Uncrate

    Some concepts become production cars. Some become nothing. But the Maserati Boomerang ended up influencing everything from high-end sports cars to the Volkswagen Golf.

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  6. Volkswagen boss hints at new tech that will increase the range of electric carsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    ... least one car company may be on the verge of a technological breakthrough that could help alleviate that problem. Volkswagen is closing in on a new battery technology that could represent a "quantum leap for the electric car," chairman Martin ...

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  7. New Harley-Davidson CEO talks climb to the topRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... up a A: Not in the high school itself. It was a different time. We had shop class in middle school. ... I had a Volkswagen Beetle when I was around 16 that I was trying to get running. My dad was helping with brakes and things. The closest class I ...

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  8. International rally stops off in DevizesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    The Karmann Ghia is a classic sports car, based on the chassis of the Volkswagen Beetle, and organisers decided to have the owner's club international rally take place in Wiltshire this year to celebration 60 years since the cars first production. On Sunday 35 Ghia's cruised through the Wiltshire countryside, stopping for a two hour coffee break in Devizes at the Wadworth visitor centre.

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  9. Honda Civic Type R production startsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... to the public back in March, at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. The model is taking aim at the Ford Focus RS and the Volkswagen Golf R, despite its engine has been rated at 310 HP (228 kW) and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque. Speaking of the engine, you ...

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  10. Hot 2015 Volkswagen Golf R is just a bit out of focusRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... - an ally of Piech's - could be the next suit thrown ignominiously from VW's glistening towers in Wolfsburg. And Volkswagen - the No. 3 automaker in the world - is still struggling in the U.S., with sales down nearly 10 percent last year in a hot ...

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  11. Review: 2015 Volkswagen Passat SEL Premium TDI dieselRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The 2015 Volkswagen Passat TDI has lots of space and outstanding gas mileage, but many other aspects of the car could be better for the price. The Volkswagen Passat has some issues.

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  12. Comparison review: Ten 2015 midsize sedansRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Back-to-back test drives of ten midsize family sedans has produced an overall ranking order running from the roomy but dated Volkswagen Passat to the polished and well-rounded Honda Accord. But that overall ranking doesn't capture the nuances of different automobiles and different buyers' tastes.

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  13. Review: 2015 Volkswagen Passat Limited EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This review is part of a 10-car comparison of midsize family sedans. The Volkswagen Passat is ranked 10th place of 10. To Volkswagen officials, the problem seemed clear: Americans weren't buying their midsize Passat, even though the model was popular around the rest of the world for its upscale interior trim and driving dynamics.

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  14. 2015 Volkswagen Golf Tsi Se ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Automoblog.net

    If the Volkswagen Golf were a person, who would it most likely be? The new 2015 Volkswagen Golf TSI SE would be like the girl next door that you really don't pay much attention to. She is pretty - not a knock out - but every guy wants to take her out.

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  15. Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Team Primed For Round Four In North CarolinaRead the original story

    Thursday | Paddock Talk

    THE VOLKSWAGEN ANDRETTI RALLYCROSS TEAM HEADS TO NORTH CAROLINA THIS WEEKEND FOR THE FOURTH ROUND OF THE RED BULL GLOBAL RALLYCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP. WITH TWO PODIUM FINISHES IN THE FIRST THREE RACES, DRIVERS TANNER FOUST AND SCOTT SPEED AIM TO BEST THEIR FINISHING STREAK AT THE FIRST MAJOR LEAGUE RALLYCROSS EVENT ON AN ACTIVE MILITARY BASE.

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  16. Santa Barbara Volkswagen offers discounted pricing specials on select Volkswagen vehiclesRead the original story

    Thursday | Sys-Con Media

    With a first-rate staff and an unequivocal attention to detail, those looking to find a better automotive shopping experience will surely be hard-pressed. Proving the latter, Santa Barbara Volkswagen is offering select new-model Volkswagen vehicles at a limited-time reduced price at its signing bonus.

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  17. 5. Legendary car designer Giugiaro quits company that bears his nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Automotive News

    Legendary car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro has left the styling and engineering company he built, and which still bears his name. The move comes roughly five years after Giugiaro, 76, sold a 90.1 percent stake in Italdesign Giugiaro SpA to Volkswagen Group's Audi, retaining 9.9 percent for himself and his son, Fabrizio, 50. That remaining stake was sold to Audi on Sunday, June 28. Giugiaro, whose work includes the original Volkswagen Golf and first Fiat Panda, announced today in an emailed statement that he and Fabrizio resigned from the Italdesign Giugiaro board on Monday.

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  18. 2016 Scion iM Review - First DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Super Street

    ... but the iM lacks a pep under WOT and could have better suspension. I hoped for a hot hatch like the AE86, EK9 or Volkswagen GTI but found a stylized people mover. Not to say the aftermarket won't be able to up the driving enjoyment - we'll have to ...

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  19. Volkswagen and Discovery Channel Launch "Sharks ReScored" Campaign for Shark WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Market Wire

    Volkswagen of America, Inc. in its fourth year as a sponsor of Discovery's Channel's SHARK WEEK, is collaborating with the network to debut Sharks ReScored as part of the Golf SportWagen launch. The all-new Golf SportWagen is changing the way wagons are perceived and the collaboration aims to use music as a way to explore sharks, providing insight into how they are a vital part of the ocean's ecosystem.

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  20. Independence Day Weekend Brings Deals to Convertible ShoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Auto Channel

    ... a 1.9% APR for 36 months with no payments for up to 90 days on both models. Equally iconic as vehicles from MINI, Volkswagen is offering even more generous financing on its Beetle Convertible. With a 0.9% APR over the course of 60 months, qualified ...

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