Volkswagen Archive

New Volkswagen Beetle on-sale in India – Rs. 28.73 lakh

Volkswagen Group India has announced the introduction of the Beetle 1.4 TSI in the country at Rs. 28.73 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai). The vehicle’s 1.4-litre TSI mill, good for 150 PS, is paired to a seven-speed DSG transmission,
By Mohammed Asrar
December 20, 2015

RENDERED: 6th Generation 2018 Volkswagen Polo. What it might look like?

So far VW Polo has been an ideal choice for consumers who want to enjoy luxury, style and power in the hatchback size. A lot of the factors have contributed to the success of the Polo, the
By Yusuf Dabhiya
December 15, 2015

VW India to recall more than 3 lakh diesel vehicles over non-conformity of BSIV norms

The scandal of emission test cheating did a great deal of loss to Volkswagen in US and Europe and now the company has been found guilty in yet another emission test scandal in India. As measure to
By Yusuf Dabhiya
December 2, 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 to create new budget brand, which will take care of manufacturing low-cost cars

Volkswagen is the largest car manufacturer in the world, when measured in terms of the number of brands owned by the German car company. It owns a diverse range of popular companies and if we calculate the
By Stephen Neil
December 22, 2013

Volkswagen to build new compact sedan – production debut set in India for late 2015

These are the days, where everyone wants compact cars, especially in India. One big cause for this compact craze, is the excise benefits that entails compact cars, if the car measures less than 4 metres in length,
By Stephen Neil
November 23, 2013

Audi R8 burn into flames at Bandra-Worli sea link Mumbai (Updated)

The news of Audi R8 caught fire during Super Car rally held at Bandra-Worli sea link Mumbai spread like a fire in the jungle across the country. As per tweets by Mumbaikars on twitter the Audi R8 was on fire during
By Anonymous User
January 27, 2013

Skoda to launch two new models by 2015

Volkswagen owned Skoda will soon be launching two new models below the Yeti to form a strong crossover family. One of these models being the ‘Skoda Polar’, which is to be released in 2015 with plenty of
By Allen Paul
November 30, 2012

Volkswagen says its Chinese partner stole engine designs

German auto giant Volkswagen has become the victim of industrial espionage in China, where its local partner has allegedly stolen engine designs, the business daily Handelsblatt reported on Friday. According to reports in German media, FAW has
By Mohammed Asrar
July 30, 2012

Porsche drops plans to launch an entry-level sports car

According to German newspaper Stuttgarter Zeitung, Porsche has apparently dropped plans to build a two-seater entry-level sports car that would have been smaller and cheaper than its Boxster model. In an interview with Porsche CEO Matthias Mueller,
By Mohammed Asrar
May 16, 2012