Tag: VW Passat

ABT’s Power Boost Gives Your VW Group 1.5 TSI 190 Horses In Return For €1k

ABT Sportsline has launched a new power upgrade for the VW Group’s 1.5-liter TSI petrol engine. Powering a wide range of vehicles, from the Volkswagen Polo to the Tiguan, and from the Audi A1 to the Seat Tarraco and Skoda Superb, it pushes out 150 PS (148 HP / 110 kW) and 250 Nm (184 […]

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VW ID.3 Was Europe’s Best-Selling EV In October, Renault Zoe And Hyundai Kona Followed

With the petrol and diesel ban knocking on the door of the automotive industry, customers have become more interested in electrified cars than ever. Europeans, for one, bought more electrified vehicles than diesels for the second month in a row, and the continent’s best-selling battery-electric model was the Volkswagen ID.3. According to Jato’s analysis, the […]

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Tanner Foust’s VW Passat Drift Car Goes Up Against 720 HP Supra Mk4

<!––> <!––> The VW Passat once driven by Tanner Foust in the Formula Drift championship is beloved by many racing fans and rightfully considered the most insane Passat on earth. The Hoonigan crew recently had the opportunity to check it out. Like any good drift car, Foust’s Passat has very little in common with the […]

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VW Details 2021 Lineup, Many Models Get New Infotainment System And More

Volkswagen has announced a series of changes to its lineup for the 2021 model year in the United States. Starting with the Arteon, the model receives a minor facelift with styling changes inside and out. Full details will be announced closer to launch, but Volkswagen has previously said the US-spec model will have a turbocharged […]

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VW Aborts Plan For New Plant In Turkey Amid Plunging Car Sales

The coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing economic crisis appear to have put the final nail in the coffin for Volkswagen’s planned multi-brand car factory in Turkey. The project, which was put on hold in October last year among international criticism about Turkey’s military operations in Syria, has reportedly been dropped. The Volkswagen Group has decided […]

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Europe’s Best-Selling Car In May Was Not A Crossover/SUV

Europe’s new car sales took a massive plunge no thanks to the restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic, as they dropped by 57 percent in May and 43 percent during the first five months of 2020. According to information shared by JATO Dynamics and registered across 27 European markets, the best-selling car last month was the […]

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