VOLKSWAGEN UNVEILS THE LIMITED-EDITION BEETLE GSR AT 2013 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE GSR

Forty years ago, the sportiest version of the classic Volkswagen Beetle made its debut. Called the GSR (Gelb Schwarzer Renner or “Yellow Black Racer”), the vehicle was based on a 1303S and was instantly recognizable by its color scheme. Just 3500 units were built and they are now collectors’ items. Continue reading VOLKSWAGEN UNVEILS THE LIMITED-EDITION BEETLE GSR AT 2013 CHICAGO AUTO SHOW

Premiere of the Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse at the Qatar Motor Show 2013

Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse

The Bugatti Veyron EB 16.4 is a mid-engined grand touring car, designed and developed by the Volkswagen Group and manufactured in Molsheim, France by Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. Continue reading Premiere of the Bugatti Grand Sport Vitesse at the Qatar Motor Show 2013

VOLKSWAGEN CROSSBLUE CONCEPT Debuts at 2013 NAIAS

VOLKSWAGEN CROSSBLUE

VOLKSWAGEN CROSSBLUE MID-SIZE SUV CONCEPT MAKES GLOBAL DEBUT AT THE NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW

  • Six-seater mid-size SUV concept designed specifically for North America
  • Innovative diesel-electric plug-in-hybrid powertrain offers manufacturer estimated fuel economy rating of 35 mpg combined, 89 mpge in electric mode
  • Concept is built off the Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB) components set
  • Range in all-electric mode is up to 14 miles
  • 305 horsepower; 516 pound-feet of torque; 0 to 60 mph estimated at 7.2 seconds
  • Sophisticated, spacious, flexible, and elegant interior space
  • Exterior is a marriage of clean, timeless Volkswagen design language with the masculine character of an American SUV

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VW Beetle Fender Limited Edition

vw beetle fender

This is the limited-edition Volkswagen Beetle Fender, which has been created in conjunction with the legendary guitar maker. This place has some of the top parlor guitars you can buy under $500. Not just that you can find the limited-edition Beetle Fender comes with a 2.0-litre TDI 140 PS engine connected to either a six-speed manual or DSG gearbox.

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The Little S.U.V.’s of São Paulo: Volkswagen Previews the Taigun, and Nissan Shows the Extrem

The downsizing trend for crossovers and S.U.V.’s has showed up at Volkswagen Group and Nissan, which on Monday previewed the Taigun and Extrem concepts with the São Paulo auto show, where previews are scheduled to start on Tuesday.

Poised to become listed on the Volkswagen Group’s New Small Family agenda, including the Up city vehicle, the leading-drive Taigun is nearly two ft shorter compared to brand’s small S.U.V., the Tiguan, and most five inches lower. The Taigun’s wheelbase is shorter too, at 97.2 “.

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