75 years ago US troops freed 7,700 forced laborers at Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg

Americans free more than 7,700 forced laborers at Volkswagen plant Liberation and occupation completed in two stages in April 1945 “Volkswagen Jeeps” already produced for US military in May 1945 75 years ago, on April 11, 1945, US troops liberated the Volkswagen plant and the city then known as “Stadt des KdF-Wagens” which was later […]

Volkswagen Atlas Basecamp

Accessories inspired by the Atlas Basecamp concept vehicle Components complement the adaptability of the seven-passenger SUV Line includes custom body kit and unique wheels Herndon, VA — Volkswagen of America, Inc. is pleased to introduce the Basecamp™ accessory line for Atlas models. Available individually, or as a set in the Basecamp styling package, custom body cladding […]

Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk 7 by mountune

mountune52 has developed its most advanced power upgrade yet for the Mk7 & 7.5 Golf GTI. The STAGE 2+ calibration provides a significant increase to both power and torque, whilst retaining the OEM features that have seen the GTI become one of the most popular hot hatches in history. mountune52’s expert team of engineers has […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: How automotive companies are inspiring their followers to stay home

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus. Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment.  Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Volkswagen Chattanooga plant will be closed till April 5

Statement from Tom du Plessis The health and safety of our team remains our highest priority. Volkswagen Chattanooga will remain closed next week, extending the shutdown period which began March 21. We plan to resume production Sunday, April 5 at 10 p.m. We will continue to provide full pay next week for all team members […]

Volkswagen e-Bulli Type 2

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles unveils the e-BULLI as a concept vehicle – a 1966 classic with 2020 electric drive More than a one-off – eClassics to offer T1 conversions and T1 complete vehicles in the e-BULLI style Icon with zero on-road emissions – the e-BULLI’s new drive technology is made up of the latest Volkswagen electric […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Volkswagen shuts production in Europe

Plants operated by Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand suspend production for two weeks Plants of Volkswagen Group Components also affected Initially, production facilities in Wolfsburg, Emden, Dresden, Osnabrück, Zwickau, Bratislava (Slovakia), Pamplona (Spain) and Palmela (Portugal) are affected, as well as the Components plants at Brunswick, Chemnitz, Hanover, Kassel, Salzgitter and SITECH Brand is responding above […]

2021 Volkswagen Atlas

With a starting MSRP of $31,545, the updated Atlas offers a bolder design presence as well as advanced connectivity and new driver-assistance features for the seven-seater 276hp V6 or 235hp four-cylinder TSI® engine mated to eight-speed automatic transmission with available Volkswagen 4Motion® Standard features include: 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels, full LED lighting, Front Assist, Blind […]

Holi 2020: Wishes from Indian automobile manufacturers

We list out the most attractive Holi creatives from our automobile manufacturers. Do comment your favourite! Wishing everyone a colourful Holi. Mahindra – May this festival of colours bring you all the success and recognition. Here's wishing you a #HappyHoli!#MahindraBolero #BoleroPower+ pic.twitter.com/RiN2mgkPRb— Mahindra Bolero (@MahindraBolero) March 10, 2020 The world is full of colour, experience […]

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI, Golf GTE & Golf GTD

GTI: the agile, efficient and fast, high-tech, compact sports car of the digital age generating 180 kW (245 PS). Golf GTEwith a system output of 180 kW (245 PS) it is now just as powerful as the Golf GTI. Its hybrid drive links electric sustainability and a zero-emissions range of around 60 km with great […]