Volkswagen Golf will get new 1.5-liter engines

January 30, 2016 at 10:34 pm

In the near future German car brand Volkswagen will begin selling its updated hatchback Golf with the new powertrain. This was announced to the representative of the Western automotive publications by the general director of the Volkswagen Group Herbert Diss.

2016 Attractive Volkswagen Golf pic

2016 Attractive Volkswagen Golf pic


Volkswagen introduced a hybrid Passat GTE

June 14, 2015 at 3:27 pm

The Passat family added new hybrid versions Passat GTE. The car is front-equipped with a new 218-horsepower hybrid powertrain with a rechargeable battery from an external source (plug-in). It consists of a 1.4-liter petrol engine family TSI (156 hp) and a traction motor 85 kW (115 hp). Maximum torque of the hybrid powertrain achieves 400 Nm.
Under normal conditions, the vehicle starts in electric mode E-Mode. On electric Passat GTE may travel up to 50 km.

Volkswagen Passat GTE picture

Volkswagen Passat GTE pics

Volkswagen is working on hydrogen and electric cars

April 19, 2015 at 3:15 pm

A new trend in the automotive industry has been the development of the hydrogen car. In addition to Japanese companies Toyota and Honda is played with a group Volkswagen.
Held at the annual conference of the German Volkswagen Group board member and head of research and development Ulrich Hackenberg shared with present information on plans to build cars on hydrogen, as well as expanding electrification program lineup concern.

Volkswagen Golf Wagon HyMotion pics

Volkswagen Golf Wagon HyMotion image

Volkswagen GTI Roadster is preparing to debut

March 25, 2015 at 6:20 pm

For the fans the Austrian Wörthersee Company Volkswagen has created a unique concept car GTI Roadster.
Initially, the concept of VW GTI Roadster planned to make exclusively for use in a virtual computer game Gran Turismo 6 for the Sony PlayStation 3. Project GTI Roadster was so bright and interesting, which won the competition to design a car, held in celebration of the 15th anniversary of Gran Turismo. The appearance of the show car is created by young designers VW Malta Hammerbek, Domain Rusigaem and Guillermo Mino.

Volkswagen GTI Roadster pics

Volkswagen GTI Roadster image

New details about the next Volkswagen Passat

March 21, 2015 at 6:59 pm

Volkswagen shared some facts about the new Passat.
Volkswagen told some details about the new generation Passat and even provided a photo of the body shell.
Volkswagen announced that in July will show a new generation sedan Passat.
The novelty is based on a modular platform MQB.

2015 Volkswagen Passat picture

2015 Volkswagen Passat pics

Volkswagen Jetta improved results in crash tests

March 15, 2015 at 12:40 am

IIHS experts stressed that despite the absence of significant changes in the exterior Jetta after the upgrade, VW engineers strengthened the power of the car body, in particular, the front roof pillars and sills.
Updated sedan Volkswagen Jetta received the highest score of the American Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) on the results of crash tests with overlapping small area – Top Safety Pick +.
During the test vehicle at a speed of 65 km / h the car was beating on the barrier is 25% of the area of the front of the machine.

Volkswagen Jetta picture

Volkswagen Jetta pics

Completely new Volkswagen Polo

March 3, 2015 at 6:21 pm

Hatchback Volkswagen Polo has at its disposal new engine, new technologies and got a slightly updated appearance.
Has already become a classic exterior restyling Polo has not changed much – the designers were limited to the installation of new bumpers and upgraded lighting. Due to this, the front overhang increased by 5 mm, rear decreased by 3 mm, and the total length now reaches 3972 mm (2 mm).

 Volkswagen Polo pics

Volkswagen Polo picture