Volkswagen Archive

Volkswagen Bora – production compact sedan to debut at 2016 Auto Expo

AutoCarIndia reports that Volkswagen India will preview a possible compact sedan at the Auto Expo 2016 in February with the revival of ‘Bora’ name in VW’s line-up. Based on the VW Polo platform the Bora will enter
By Mohammed Asrar
November 26, 2015

Polo Exquisite and Vento Highline Plus Editions launched by Volkswagen India

The Volkswagen Polo and Vento, both have been around for quite some time now. Volkswagen has done their part to keep the cars fresh, by launching updates and refreshes. But, in order to keep sales going strong
By Stephen Neil
October 12, 2015

Volkswagen Polo recalls 389 vehicles over handbrake-mechanism issue

Earlier today we posted that Volkswagen India has temporary put-hold the deliveries of the Polo. Now the company has officially announced 389 units of the Polo hatchback. The Polo has recalled a single batch of production from
By Mohammed Asrar
October 8, 2015

Volkswagen to Hold Sales And Deliveries of Polo variants in India for a short period

Volkswagen on Wednesday issued a letter to all its dealer to hold the deliveries and sales of its popular hatchback Polo with immediate effect and has also instructed them to wait for further instruction from Volkswagen on
By yusuf dabhiya
October 8, 2015

VW to fire 3 Top Executives over manipulating diesel emission rules

Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn resigned from his position following the scandal around the emission control of its clean diesel cars sold in the US and Europe. The company has decided to fire the R&D chief of its
By yusuf dabhiya
September 29, 2015

Volkswagen fined USD 18,075,000,000 for cheating on EPA Diesel Laws

Volkswagen is one of the world’s biggest seller of clean diesel engines. The company faces penalties up to $18.075 billion (USD 18,075,000,000) after it seemingly deliberately violated EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) emissions laws on its TDI diesel
By Mohammed Asrar
September 20, 2015

New 2015 Volkswagen Vento (facelift) launched – Rs. 7.85 Lakh

The facelifted Volkswagen Vento has been launched in India today, priced starting from Rs 7.85 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The updated Vento gets a new Jetta-styled front grille, new bonnet, re-designed front & rear bumpers and receives
By Mohammed Asrar
June 23, 2015

2015 Volkswagen Vento (facelift) – first photos surfaced online!

The Volkswagen Vento was launched in the Indian market, back in 2010 and Volkswagen has done a pretty good job of keeping it up to date with small additions or features being implemented every now and then.
By Stephen Neil
May 22, 2015

Volkswagen India’s “4 new cars in 2 years” confirmed

Volkswagen’s surge to power internationally has been remarkable and the brands they claim have been powerful in making them a standout amongst the best auto aggregates ever. Volkswagen India however, which started operations formally in 2007 is
By Ritij Khurana
May 20, 2015

VW silently deletes features from Polo GT TSI without updating the brochure

Since the beginning of 2015, VW has depended on some shocking and not so ethical expense cutting measures on the lead rendition of its Polo hatchback – GT TSI, which costs about Rs. 10 lakh on-street Mumbai.
By Ritij Khurana
May 5, 2015