NEWS : Technology
Nov 7, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN INCREASES ITS INVESTMENT IN NEW SILAO ENGINE FACTORYVolkswagen de Mexico today announced a new investment of $118 million to mark the start of the second stage of its engine plant located in the Guanajuato Puerto Interior industrial park.
Nov 4, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN’S NEW TURBO ENGINES AND 2015 GOLF ON DISPLAY AT THE SEMA SHOWWith U.S. sales having more than doubled since 2009, Volkswagen continues its march to sustainable growth with the brand’s most compelling lineup in its history and plans to add several exciting...
Oct 3, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN XL1, WORLD’S MOST FUEL-EFFICIENT AND AERODYNAMIC PRODUCTION CAR, MAKES U.S. DEBUT IN CHATTANOOGAThe Volkswagen XL1, the most fuel-efficient and aerodynamic production car in the world, made its U.S. debut at the 23rd Annual Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) Conference at the...
Sep 10, 2013
E-GOLF AND E-UP! DEBUT AS ZERO-EMISSION DOUBLE STRIKEIn a double premiere at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt am Main (10th to 22nd September) Volkswagen will be unveiling two new and extremely efficient electric cars: the e-up! and...
Aug 25, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN’S LATEST TURBOCHARGED TSI ENGINE DEBUTS IN THE JETTA AND PASSATVolkswagen pioneered the use of small displacement, highly efficient turbocharged and direct-injection engines in the U.S., starting with the EA113 engine.
Aug 6, 2013
NEW APP FROM VOLKSWAGEN AND GOOGLE ADDS A LITTLE MORE FUN TO YOUR RIDEVolkswagen of America, Inc. and Google announced today the beta launch of SmileDrive™, the first app designed to maximize fun on every trip.
Jul 29, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN LAUNCHES FIRST GENERATION OF IN-CAR ASSISTANCE SYSTEM ON SELECT 2014 MODELSVolkswagen of America, Inc., announces the launch of VW Car-Net™, a new in-car system that offers a number of convenience and diagnostics features, in addition to services that help customers feel...
May 31, 2013
VOLKSWAGEN GROUP EXPANDS RESEARCH PARTNERSHIP WITH STANFORD UNIVERSITYVolkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) announced the expansion of its automotive research initiatives with the contribution of $1.7 million to Stanford University.
Apr 18, 2013
KELLEY BLUE BOOK’S KBB.COM NAMES THE VOLKSWAGEN JETTA TURBO HYBRID A TOP TEN GREEN CARCoinciding with Earth Day, the Jetta Hybrid has been named by Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com as one of its 10 Best Green Cars of 2013.
Apr 16, 2013