Category Archives: Volkswagen

In Virtual Rrrreality: Volkswagen Lets Users Drive a Golf R Using Their Voice

Herndon, VA (July 13, 2015) — Volkswagen of America, Inc., is excited to unveil the Unleash Your Rrrr site that allows Volkswagen fans to drive a virtual Golf R using only the sound of voice. The web app utilizes deep learning, … Continue reading

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IN MOTORSPORT: Volkswagen Develops Golf for the Track

Wolfsburg (09 July 2015). A new Golf for the racetrack: Volkswagen Motorsport is developing its first racing car based on the seventh generation Golf. The production-based, 330-hp concept car is assembled in accordance with TCR regulations and is intended to … Continue reading

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PICK OF THE DAY: One-Owner 40,000-Mile Volkswagen Cabriolet

Purchased new in Germany and shipped to US In excellent condition Test drives will be accompanied by owner $6500 via Craigslist

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IN THE NEWS: 2015 Volkswagen GTI named Best of the Best by Autoweek

Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is proud to announce today that the 2015 Golf GTI has won Autoweek’s annual “Best of the Best”/Car award. The all-new Golf GTI was evaluated against every new or significantly updated model throughout the year, prior … Continue reading

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ON THE RUNWAY: Volkswagen Golf R 400 Concept Makes North American Debut in LA

Los Angeles, CA — After making its global debut at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this year, Volkswagen of America is presenting the exciting Golf R 400 concept car for the first time in North America at the Los Angeles Auto … Continue reading

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AT THE SHOW: Volkswagen Displays Brilliant Ducati-Powered XL Sport in Paris

Wolfsburg / Paris, October 2014 —There has never been a sports car like the XL Sport concept that is being shown for the first time by Volkswagen at the Paris Motor Show. This is a car that uncompromisingly furthers the … Continue reading

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ON THE BLOCK: Friday Highlights Auctions America Auburn Fall 2014

Lot No. 2069 – 1959 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible No Reserve. Auction estimate: $20,000 – $25,000; moto+match estimate: $24,000 Offered here is a beautifully restored 1959 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible finished in delightful colors and accented with chrome bumpers and trim. The … Continue reading

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PICK OF THE DAY: 48,000 Mile Volkswagen GTI 20th

Marking 20 years since the U.S. launch of the world’s most successful “hot hatch”—and the one that’s credited with creating the category—Volkswagen of America celebrated the occasion with the GTI 20th Anniversary. Of the 4,200 made, about a quarter were in … Continue reading

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OFF THE BLOCK: Bargain Buys from Bonhams Greenwich Sale

Yesterday’s Bonham sale at the Greenwich Concours d’Elegance produced some jaw-dropping results like the 1975 Lamborghini Countach LP400 Periscopa that went for a staggering $1.1 Million ($1.21 MM after premium). While this and several other lots shattered their high estimates, … Continue reading

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Real Virtuality: Volkswagen GTI Roadster Concept Unveiled at Wörthersee

Photo courtesy VWVortex Volkswagen is turning the virtual world into reality this weekend, as it presents the GTI Roadster concept at the famous Wörthersee GTI meeting in Austria. The GTI Roadster was originally created as a purely electronic car, to … Continue reading

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