Volkswagen

Ford & Volkswagen announce strategic alliance

Jun 20, 2018

Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG have announced they have signed into a Memorandum of Understanding agreement that will see the two pair up to strengthen each other. The two companies are “exploring potential projects...

Audi boss Rupert Stadler arrested in Germany; dieselgate

Jun 18, 2018

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler has been arrested by the Munich prosecutor’s office in Germany, to prevent a potential suppressing of evidence relating to the massive Volkswagen Group dieselgate scandal. Professor Stadler was arrested at his...

2018 VW Polo recalled in Australia, potentially dodgy seat belt

May 17, 2018

Volkswagen Australia has announced a safety-related recall for the 2018 Polo, involving the rear seat belt for the centre seat which could unintentionally release without warning. What could be seen as a sign of poor...

Top 10 best SUVs coming to Australia in 2018-2019

Apr 02, 2018

It’s no secret SUVs are the car style of the decade, with sales of the adventure-inspiring vehicles climbing relentlessly to the point where they are overtaking regular passenger cars. For those in the market, we’ve...

2019 Volkswagen Touareg unveiled, gets 310kW V8 diesel

Mar 24, 2018

This is it. The all-new 2019 Volkswagen Touareg large SUV. It makes its debut in Beijing following a long teaser campaign. Volkswagen selected China for the debut as it is its largest market. The new...

2019 Volkswagen Touareg previewed, prototype driving from Slovakia to Beijing (video)

Mar 12, 2018

Volkswagen has sent out another teaser of the all-new 2019 Touareg. This time revealing more of the design via a lightly camouflaged prototype which is making a huge trek across eastern Europe, into China. The...

Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion concept unveiled at Geneva show

Mar 06, 2018

The wraps are off the Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion concept, which is the latest in the line of I.D.-branded electric concepts presaging future vehicles on the brand’s MEB platform. The I.D. Vizzion is a premium luxury...

2019 Volkswagen Touareg previewed, interior revealed (video)

Mar 05, 2018

Volkswagen has released another teaser of the upcoming, third-generation Touareg, including revealing the smart new interior for the very first time. The 2019 Touareg will switch to the newer, VW Group MLB Evo platform, like...

Volkswagen planning production T-Roc Cabriolet in 2020

Feb 26, 2018

An SUV convertible variant of the Volkswagen T-Roc small SUV will be added to the range in 2020, with a pre-production rendering released as a teaser before its showroom debut. Based on a concept shown...

2019 Volkswagen Touareg previewed, rear-wheel steering confirmed

Feb 10, 2018

Following the finding of some patent images, Volkswagen has sent out the first teaser of the next-gen, 2018-2019 Touareg, confirming it will be unveiled in China on March 23. The teaser shows the next Touareg...

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi becomes top-selling carmaker in 2017

Jan 31, 2018

Toyota has lost its long-term spot as the most popular car manufacturer around the world for the second year running. It sold 10.2 million vehicles during 2017, which was actually the third best of any...

2018 World Car of the Year finalists announced

Jan 30, 2018

Finalists for the 2018 World Car of the Year have been announced, with a number of interesting ones in the running for the top award. Finalists for all categories have also been listed, such as...

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