2002 Volkswagen Phaeton W12 The Golf GTI is celebrating its 25th birthday with a limited-edition model of the GTI. Bearing the designation GTI 337, this is a Golf like none before. It has a 1.8-litre turbocharged engine, 18-inch BBS alloy wheels, Recaro sports seats and a great many more technical details which make this model …

2005 Volkswagen Passat R GT Technical Concept from HPA Motorsports + 575-bhp, 3.2-liter Twin Turbo MPI (non FSI) V6 engine + Twin Turbo conversion Package to include: – Dual Garrett GT25 ball-bearing-based turbochargers – Dual proprietary HGP exhaust manifolds with integrated turbine housings – Cast aluminum short runner intake manifold – Dual air-to-air intercoolers – …

2007 Volkswagen Passat R36 Volkswagen is set to release its most potent ‘R’ model yet – the Passat R36. Joining the Golf R32 and only the second model in the Volkswagen line-up to carry the ‘R’ badge the new car will be not only the fastest Passat but also the fastest estate car Volkswagen has …

2002 Volkswagen Magellan Concept Named after the Portuguese navigator Magellan, this concept car has the W8 engine, recently unveiled in the USA, with a power output of 202 kW / 275 bhp. It has four-wheel drive and pneumatic suspension with active hydraulic shock absorption. In Detail engine W8 power 205.1 kw / 275.0 bhp bhp/weight …

2009 Volkswagen L1 Wolfsburg/ Frankfurt, 15 September 2009 – At the 63rd International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Volkswagen is presenting a pioneering fleet of sustainable automobiles as an update on the future. Its IAA premieres range from the world’s most fuel-efficient production cars (BlueMotion) and hybrid technology to the L1 – a new study …

2005 Volkswagen Jetta RG-T Las Vegas 11/01/2005 – Volkswagen of America Inc. today hosted its first display in the 42-year history of the Specialty Equipment Market Association’s (SEMA) annual exhibition of automotive parts and accessories, presenting a trio of ultra-high-performance dream vehicles, two new accessorized sport sedans, plus a glimpse into the future with a …

2006 Volkswagen IROC Concept Comeback of a successful idea: 33 years ago at the international Motor Show in Geneva Volkswagen presented the Scirocco. The car struck the nerve of the times: More than half a million first generation Sciroccos were produced worldwide. Turning point: In August 2006 the largest car maker in Europe is showing …

2006 Volkswagen GX3 Concept WOLFSBURG, Germany / LOS ANGELES, Calif. – In a world premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Volkswagen presents the GX3 – a completely new type of motorcycle. The GX3 was conceived by the Moonraker team and to bring an exciting idea to a fully functioning concept. A motorcycle with VW …

2006 Volkswagen Golf R GTI 31 October 2006, Las Vegas-Volkswagen has cast an eye on the GTI of tomorrow with the R GTI, a low-flying stealth machine developed by Volkswagen Chief Designer Derek Jenkins and his talented crew at the Volkswagen Design Center California, located in Santa Monica. With its striking carbon-fiber body panels, four-passenger …

2011 Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet Concept Wolfsburg / Reifnitz, 02 June 2011 – Volkswagen has travelled to the largest GTI Meet in the world at Wörthersee with an entire fleet of new models, concept cars and accessory highlights. After revealing the new Golf GTI Edition 35 in a world debut, the company that invented the …

2006 Volkswagen Golf R32 Wolfsburg, 09 August 2005 – When first launched in 2002, the R32 was the fastest and most powerful Golf made by Volkswagen. Now comes a new R32 based on the Golf V generation. This time it packs 250 bhp (184 kw) under the bonnet and the permanent four-wheel drive, the same …

2002 Volkswagen Golf R32 The Golf R32 with a 177 kW / 241 bhp engine is an impressive demonstration of the dynamic potential of the German compact class bestseller. The most important constructional point of the R32, which has a redesigned front, rear end and sill area compared to the other series production models, is …

2010 Volkswagen Golf R The most powerful and fastest-accelerating Golf ever produced – the Golf R – has been unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Developed by Volkswagen Individual, the special projects wing of Volkswagen, and following on from the Mk IV and Mk V Golf R32 models, the Golf R is equipped with a …

Volkswagen has released the first details of its powerful new Volkswagen Golf R, which is set to take to the stage at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. With a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine producing 300 PS and 380 Nm (280 lbs ft), and transferring its power to the road via the latest 4MOTION four-wheel …

2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI Concept Golf GTI is considered to be the icon of sporty compact vehicles. Not only that: The letters GTI have become the symbol of a complete class of vehicles and the epitome of compact handling dynamics. Now Volkswagen presents at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt the next stage of …

2012 Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet Wolfsburg / Geneva, 29 February 2012 – Exactly one year ago, Volkswagen presented the new Golf Cabriolet at the Geneva International Motor Show. Now, at the same venue, the top version of the bestseller is making its world debut: the first GTI Cabriolet in the history of the Golf! The …

2007 Volkswagen Golf GTI-650 Wolfsburg, 17 May 2007 – Daring to create something unique, leaving conventions behind and awakening passion – these have been at the heart of the GTI concept since its inception. To date, more than 1.67 million car drivers have fallen under its charm. The Golf GTI has been an icon for …

2002 Volkswagen Golf GTI 25th Anniversary The Golf GTI is celebrating its 25th birthday with a limited-edition model of the GTI. Bearing the designation GTI 337, this is a Golf like none before. It has a 1.8-litre turbocharged engine, 18-inch BBS alloy wheels, Recaro sports seats and a great many more technical details which make …

Availble in Europe from 2009 and North America in 2010, the Mk6 GTI was available for in both a 5-door and 3-door configuration with either a 6-speed automatic or manual transmission. The car is built on Volkswagen’s Group A5 (PQ35) platform which takes benefits from a fully-independent suspension. Press Release Wolfsburg / St. Tropez, 23 …

Wolfsburg / Paris, 23. September 2004. The Golf GTI is a cult object. Number produced: more than 1.5 million. 93.2 percent of all Europeans recognise it. To them, Grand Tourisme Injection means driving pleasure and great handling. And now the new Golf GTI is here: Its launch phase is being started at the Paris Motor …

2011 Volkswagen Golf24 Volkswagen has announced that it is to return to the demanding Nürburgring 24-hour race in 2011 with an all-new challenger – the Golf24. Equipped with four-wheel drive and developing 440 PS, the dramatic racing version of Volkswagen’s best-selling model has already undergone initial testing ahead of the legendary 24-hour race, regarded as …

2005 Volkswagen EcoRacer Concept Wolfsburg / Tokyo, 19 October 2005 – At the Tokyo Motor Show, Volkswagen presents an incredibly economic sports car. The EcoRacer’s average fuel consumption is as low as 69 mpg (29km/l) and it reaches a maximum speed of 143 mph (230 kmh). Thanks to its carbon fiber body, this mid engine …

2012 Volkswagen E-Bugster The latest Beetle might be ‘more power, less flower’, but that doesn’t mean that it’s anything other than environmentally conscientious, and that’s especially the case with the E-Bugster concept, which is powered purely by electricity. Revealed this week at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the two-seat E-Bugster continues the …

2004 Volkswagen Concept T 2004/01/05 Wolfsburg / Detroit: Volkswagen unveils today during a press conference at the North American International Auto Show the concept T, a crossover vehicle blending a high-capability off-roader and an equally uncompromising sports car. With this automobile, Europe’s most successful auto manufacturer is showing how the off-road and sports car worlds …

2003 Volkswagen Concept R Wolfsburg. Just seven days after the world premiere of the new Golf, Volkswagen presents a further facet of automobile fascination: The roadster prototype concept R. The great sharpness in design, seen from every angle, combined with outstanding functional solutions indicates what the Brand has in store for the future and also …

2006 Volkswagen Concept-A Concept A: A Volkswagen with all wheel drive, a cross between a sports car and SUV, with a design that is as powerful as it is aesthetic and that posses best all round features. Volkswagen celebrates its world premier in Berlin. The premier for the public will follow at the Geneva Automobile …

2009 Volkswagen BlueSport Concept Wolfsburg/ Detroit, 11 January 2009 – Maximum driving fun with minimal fuel consumption: This is the standard by which Volkswagen is starting the new car year 2009 and is presenting the roadster Concept BlueSport at the North American International Auto Show. “The BlueSport proves to be a compact and passionate car …

2011 Volkswagen Beetle R Concept Wolfsburg / Frankfurt, September 13, 2011 — At Volkswagen, the letter “R” promises top-notch performance, a claim validated by the 266-hp Golf R and the 261-hp Scirocco R. In a world debut at the IAA in Frankfurt, Volkswagen is now showing a third variation of this sporty theme: the Beetle …

2005 Volkswagen Beetle Ragster Concept Wolfsburg / Detroit, 9. January 2005 – When the wraps came off Volkswagen’s Concept 1 at the Detroit Motor Show in 1994, it not only caused a sensation and stole the show outright, but it signalled the green light for production of the New Beetle shortly afterwards. Now, revealed at …