“We’ll be more than happy to sell it to anybody who wants to buy it.” Neil Lyndon mulls over the need for another new Volkswagen. At the recent launch in Scotland of the new Volkswagen Arteon, those words were the company’s answer to the question “Who is going to buy this car?” It may be witty and laconic, but this corporate line only raises another question…READ MORE
What an extremely sensible car! Tom Scanlan gives his favourable impressions of the The Volkswagen Passat SE Business. It’s handsome, too, with a striking front where the grille is at one with the headlamps and the overall proportions are, well, just right…MORE
It felt like some form of desecration to fill the loadspace of the new VW Amarok pick-up with a pile of filthy old junk. Neil Lyndon uses a pick-up for what its best at…READ MORE
The top-seller in the Volkswagen SUV ranges, the Tiguan, released on sale in June, is the 150 PS, 2-litre diesel with the manual gearbox in SE Navigation trim – and I am not surprised. – READ MORE
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Some things in the car industry can’t be faked or fiddled. As has now been breath-takingly demonstrated, emissions figures can (and will) be falsified. Fuel consumption figures can be rigged…
The new VW Passat Estate is such a dumbfoundingly complex and advanced car. That when Volkswagen launched it to the press earlier this year, they had to produce a lengthy supplement to the normal press pack just to cover the extraordinary range of gizmos on offer..
Add the GTI bit to a the Volkswagen name and many minds will straight onto the original Mark 1 Golf GTI..
Busy, busy, busy…that’s the motor industry. While there may be a deluge of rain outside your house just now, there’s sure a deluge of brand-new cars piling into the show-rooms.
Volkswagen are high up in this chart and their latest Passat is actually the eighth generation of when VW introduced the name in 1973….Read More
The Golf R thus deserves an epithet that nobody has ever applied to VW’s genre-defining hatchback throughout the 40 years of its existence: this Golf R is enchantingly cool….read More
The clever practical van which helped build Britain and launched a million road trips. The First Volkswagen Transporter was launched at the Earls Court Commercial Motor Show in 1954. Simple, clever engineering and more practical than other vehicles back then. The VW T1 marked the start of a revolution in the commercial vehicle industry. Now, celebrating its diamond anniversary, and in a different […]