Volkswagen

  • Volkswagen Passat facelift revealed

    The sixth-gen Volkswagen Passat has received a minor makeover as a part of its mid-cycle refresh. The facelifted model sees tweaked bumpers & headlights, along with new alloy wheels and a host of new standard technology. The Euro-spec model gains a semi-autonomous autopilot system called Travel Assist, which can steer the 2019 Passat at high […]

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  • Volkswagen, Ford form alliance to build pickups, vans

    Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company have announced a global alliance to develop commercial vans and medium-sized pickup trucks for global markets. This alliance, which will begin as early as 2022, involves no cross-ownership between the two automakers. Both companies predict that the medium-sized pickup and commercial van market is expected to grow globally in […]

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  • Volkswagen Group India restructures operations

    From January 1, 2019, Volkswagen India will appoint Gurpratap Boparai as the Managing Director of Volkswagen India Private Limited. From there, all Volkswagen Group brands will continue operations under his leadership. Boparai currently serves as the Managing Director of the Skoda brand in India. Furthermore, Pavel Richter will now be the Volkswagen Group India’s technical […]

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  • Volkswagen T-Cross compact SUV breaks cover

    The Volkswagen T-Cross has been revealed as the German carmaker’s smallest SUV for the European market. This vehicle is rumoured to heavily influence a future VW compact SUV for India. The T-Cross sits atop Volkswagen Group’s MQB A0 platform that also underpins other Euro-spec hatchbacks such as the Audi A1, Seat Ibiza and sixth-gen VW […]

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  • Volkswagen Passat Connect launched at Rs 25.99 lakh

    The Volkswagen Connect enabled Passat Connect premium saloon has been launched in India. The Comfortline trim costs Rs 25.99 lakh, whereas the Highline trim will set you back by Rs 28.99 lakh (both ex-showroom). Volkswagen Connect is a telematics-based vehicle assistance system. It connects the car with the owner’s smartphone to offer features such as […]

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  • Volkswagen Beetle to be axed in 2019; Final Edition revealed

    Volkswagen has confirmed that it will end the Beetle’s production next year, thereby meaning that there would be no fourth-generation model of the iconic car. The Beetle Final Edition has been revealed globally as the last hurrah model of the car. It comes in two bespoke colours – Safara Uni and Stonewashed Blue. The Final […]

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