Volkswagen Phaeton

Volkswagen Phaeton production comes to an end

Mar 21, 2016

Volkswagen has announced the end of production for its ‘Gläserne Manufaktur’, or transparent factory, where its flagship model the Phaeton has been produced for more than a decade. The Gläserne Manufaktur, located in Dresden, Germany,...

Volkswagen Phaeton factory could close to save money – report

Nov 20, 2015

Rumours are circulating that Volkswagen is considering the closure of one of its factories to maximise savings. Specifically, its ‘Glaeserne Manufaktur’ plant (transparent) in Dresden. The transparent factory, based in Dresden, Germany, produces the VW...

Electric Volkswagen Phaeton confirmed, plans for more EV technology outlined

Oct 13, 2015

In a recent statement outlining Volkswagen’s future plans in regards to its new board of management, the company has confirmed the next-gen Phaeton flagship sedan will be offered with a fully electric powertrain. The Volkswagen...

2017 Volkswagen Phaeton getting plug-in hybrid option – report

Jun 24, 2015

Development of a second-generation Volkswagen Phaeton flagship sedan is said to be well underway, with the company reportedly confirming it will come with a plug-in hybrid option. The first-generation Phaeton challenged perceptions of how important...