Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Home Tags Volkswagen

Tag: Volkswagen

Bugatti Tech Boss Moving to VW’s Compact Division

From 300 mph to three cylinders After four years with Bugatti, engineer moves to something a little more sedate Where do you go after being the engineer in charge of Bugattis that can touch the edges of 500 km/h and make more power than...

Volkswagen CEO Diess Pokes Musk On Twitter

VW Boss just joined Twitter and in his first Tweet, he trolls Musk. The battle is for EV numbers and market share. For the moment, VW is well behind Tesla but that may change. Contrary to Elon Musk, we think that Volkswagen CEO Herbert...

Audi To Phase Out Internal Combustion Engines For A4, A6 And A8

The end is expected to arrive in 2030. Plug-in hybrids will also be unplugged. Each car has one more new generation left before going full-EV. As a major global player in the Volkswagen Group’s vast empire, it’s no surprise that Audi will be dropping...

2021 Audi e-tron Sportback Review: Impressive Design And Drive Electrified

video
Pricing for the e-tron Sportback starts at $88,850 in Canada, $69,100 in the US. The Sportback is the second model in Audi’s e-tron’s line of EVs. The Audi e-tron Sportback is an exceptional luxury EV. While the average North American new car buyer awaits...

The Volkswagen Golf Leaves North America After 46 Years

Volkswagen Golf 45 Years
Production of the MK7 Golf ended last week in Puebla, Mexico. More than 2.5 million have been sold here in nearly five decades. The Golf name will live on with the GTI and R for 2022. Volkswagen’s decision to cut the Golf from its...

Volkswagen Brings Back The Harlequin If Only Briefly

The Harlequin concept is a multi-coloured affair. It dates back to a mid-60s Beetle. Most remember the mid-90s Polo and Golf. The idea behind the introduction of this Harlequin Polo was literally to brighten our day. The third Monday of January of the new...

APR USA Has Imported A New Audi S3 And Volkswagen Golf GTI

Both are European-spec cars. They are using the cars to develop and tune them ahead of their arrival in North America. APR is a world-renown VW Group car tuner. The good news is that North America will get the all-new Volkswagen GTI and Audi...

Ford, VW, Mercedes, Subaru, More Forced to Stop Production Over Chip Shortages

Automakers expected some supply chain issues as a result of COVID-19, especially in the early days, but we doubt they were expecting one like this. A shortage of computer chips worldwide, caused by massively increased demand, is causing automakers to idle or slow assembly...

Volkswagen ID. Buzz Delayed Until 2023

The electric VW Bus was expected in 2022. The delay is primarily related to VW's Hanover, Germany, plant. The interest in this EV is excessively high. Almost a decade ago, Volkswagen revealed the electric Bulli concept at that year’s Geneva Motor Show. What this...

56,000 New Volkswagen Golfs Recalled For Software Issues

The recall is voluntary. It involves the infotainment system and reversing camera. This is not the first time VW experiences software bugs. This is the cost of introducing all-new highly-sophisticated technologies in new vehicles. As we know, things can go wrong, and if they...