Volkswagen News & Blog

VW ABS and Dual Airbags
Dec 20, 2016 84 views

Volkswagen announces standardization of ABS and Dual Airbags

Volkswagen India has announced the introduction of ABS as a primary safety feature along with Dual Airbags, as standard fitment for all variants of the Polo and Vento. Cars with the new standard fitments are available across all Volkswagen dealerships in India. With the introduction of ABS and Dual Airbag as standard fitments, Volkswagen once… continue reading.

Volkswagen Vento Preferred edition
Nov 22, 2016 178 views

Volkswagen India launches Vento Preferred edition

Volkswagen, Europe’s largest carmaker, announces the launch of the Vento Preferred that comes equipped with premium new features and a navigation device. The Preferred edition will be available on all Comfortline variants of the Vento, MPI, TSI, TDI and TDI DSG. Aimed at meeting the requirements of corporate executives who seek more from the car,… continue reading.

Volkswagen in Diesel Scam
Jul 5, 2016 453 views

More trouble for Volkswagen in Diesel Scam

The German car manufacturer was caught in a terrifying lie this year as the company finally admitted to cheating about their vehicle’s emissions. Since then they have been in a massive legal battle with many countries and other manufacturers have also been caught cheating on emissions. It looks as if though the trouble for VW… continue reading.

Volkswagen Ameo
Jun 17, 2016 368 views

Volkswagen India introduces the Ameo

Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, has launched the much awaited Volkswagen Ameo, the first sub 4-metre sedan by the brand. The Volkswagen Ameo is currently available with a 1.2L 3-cylinder MPI engine mated to 5-speed manual gear box. Volkswagen Ameo boasts of numerous segment first features and several class leading features. Some of these features… continue reading.

Volkswagen Ameo mobile app
May 27, 2016 547 views

Volkswagen India launches mobile application for Ameo

Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, has introduced a mobile application for the made in India and made for India Ameo sedan. The mobile application will enable customers to explore the features of the Ameo through a 360 degree visualizer.  It will also assist users in locating the nearest Volkswagen India dealership and allow customers to… continue reading.

Volkswaen Ameo
May 16, 2016 772 views

Volkswagen commences pre-launch bookings of the Ameo

German car maker, Volkswagen has announced a 17-city roadshow for the made in India and made for India sedan called Volkswagen Ameo. The multi-city roadshow will continue through July 2, 2016, giving customers across these cities, an opportunity to experience the carline, explore its various features and make the bookings. During the course of this… continue reading.

Volkswagen Ameo
Feb 3, 2016 640 views

Volkswagen reveals name of the Indian compact sedan

Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, today announced the name of its much awaited Indian compact sedan as ‘Volkswagen Ameo’. Volkswagen Ameo will see its world premiere at the 13th edition of Delhi Auto Expo and will be on display at the Volkswagen Pavilion during the press & public days of exposition. Derived from the Latin… continue reading.

Volkswagen Beetle Wolfsburg plant
Dec 31, 2015 628 views

The first Volkswagen Beetle rolled off the line at the Wolfsburg plant 70 years ago

It was shortly after the first post-war Christmas 1945 that the first of the Volkswagen Type 1 rolled off the production line. By the end of 1945 only 55 vehicles had been produced in total however. The start of mass production was a highly improvised undertaking, and material shortages hampered operations over the subsequent months…. continue reading.

Dec 18, 2015 314 views

Volkswagen will take out €20 billion loan for Dieselgate

The German manufacturer, Volkswagen, seems to be finding itself in quite some trouble. Because of the ongoing Dieselgate scandal, the car maker will have to take out a massive €20 billion bridging loan to cover the diesel scandal costs. The company was caught cheating on emission tests by placing cheating mechanism in their cars, and… continue reading.

Volkswagen Indian Plant
Dec 4, 2015 536 views

Volkswagen to Invest 720 crores at Indian Plant

While the German manufacturer might be facing huge problems and fines in the US and in Europe because of its emission norm scandal, that has still not stop Volkswagen from investing heavily in India. The company has just announced a massive investment of Rs 720 crores for an India-spec compact sedan at its plant in… continue reading.

Matthias Muller CEO of the Volkswagen
Oct 13, 2015 417 views

Matthias Müller appointed CEO of the Volkswagen Group

62 year-old Matthias Müller has been appointed CEO of Volkswagen AG with immediate effect. This was decided by the Supervisory Board at its meeting in Wolfsburg. Müller is currently Chairman of Porsche AG in Stuttgart. He will continue in this function until a successor has been found. The interim Chairman of the Supervisory Board of… continue reading.

Jul 30, 2015 542 views

Volkswagen gets global sales crown in first half of 2015

The Volkswagen Group managed to sell 5.04 million vehicles globally in the first half of the year, staying ahead of Japanese car maker Toyota. However, it is a very close race as there was only a 20,000 unit gap between VW and Toyota. While the German sold 5.04 million units, Toyota sold 5.02 million vehicles…. continue reading.

Volkswagen Car-Net app
May 30, 2015 730 views

Volkswagen’s Car-Net app will sync with new Apple Watch

German manufacturer, Volkswagen has announced that their Car-Net platform will enable Apple Watch functionality for many new Volkswagen vehicles. The Apple Watch app will be available globally on all VW Car-Net enabled vehicles allowing for enhanced connectivity on the go. The Car-Net app for Apple Watch will allow VW customers to control a host of… continue reading.

VW 6.0 liter W12 TSI engine
May 12, 2015 1,134 views

Volkswagen unveils their new 6.0-liter W12 TSI engine

Based on the W12 concept, the German car manufacturer, Volkswagen, has deployed top-of-the-range engines that have demonstrated their perfection in terms of performance and comfort in the premium models including Audi and Bentley brands in an impressive manner for 13 years. At this year’s Motor Symposium VW showcased the next generation W12 TSI, which is… continue reading.

May 7, 2015 830 views

Trouble at Volkswagen as Chairman resigns

It seems that the German giant is having some internal problems,a nd the latest news is that Ferdinand Piëch, Volkswagen Group‘s chairman of the supervisory board, has resigned from the company. It has also been announced that his wife, Ursula, has also left her position on the board. According to Volkswagen the move was due… continue reading.