Tag: VW

VW Is Killing The Standard Golf In America, But The New GTI And R Are Coming This Fall

Affordable hatchbacks are becoming increasingly rare in the United States and Volkswagen is dealing fans a major blow as the last US-spec Golf rolled off the assembly line last week. While production has already wrapped up, Volkswagen believes they have enough inventory to sustain sales through the end of the year. That remains to be […]

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Volkswagen Brings Some Color To 2021 With A New Polo Harlequin In The Netherlands

A quarter of a century ago, Volkswagen released the Polo Harlequin (or Harlekin, as they call it in its homeland), and to commemorate its anniversary, as well as to show how far technology, comfort, and safety have come since its debut, VW Netherlands created a one-off 2021 Polo featuring the iconic Harlequin paint scheme. 3,806 Polo […]

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FWD Hot Hatch Track Battle: VW Golf GTI Vs. Hyundai i30 N Vs. Ford Focus ST

Three of the best front-wheel drive hot hatchbacks on the market, the new Volkswagen Golf GTI, the pre-facelifted Hyundai i30 N and the Ford Focus ST, got together at the Hockenheim GP to find out which one’s quicker. The first put through its paces against the clock was the Golf GTI. The German model uses […]

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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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