Performance of new Golf R sets new standards

The new Golf R outperforms all previous Golf R models, boasting 235 kW / 320 PS and a torque of 420 newton metres. To make sure that the power is brought to the road as effectively as possible, Volkswagen’s engineers have developed a new 4MOTION all-wheel drive system with torque vectoring on the rear axle….more

Volkswagen ID.3 scoops ‘Best Electric Family Car’ title

The Volkswagen ID.3 has clinched another award, being named ‘Best Electric Family Car’ at the 2021 DrivingElectric Awards. This latest trophy follows accolades for the model at the recent TopGear.com Car of the Year Awards, as well as the Carbuyer Best Car Awards.   The DrivingElectric judges were impressed by the ID.3’s subtle styling, familiarity, space, pace and value – all of these…more

The new Golf R gets off to a flying start

Volkswagen is celebrating the world premiere of the new Golf R today. In mainland Europe, pre-sales of the Golf flagship generating 235 kW (320 PS)1 already start tomorrow, Thursday, 5 November. The Golf R is traditionally the most powerful model of Volkswagen’s most successful product line. Always with all-wheel drive, always highly dynamic, always with particularly…more

Volkswagen scoops the Sunday Times ‘Car of the Year’

The Volkswagen Golf and up! GTI led the charge with category wins at The Sunday Times Motor Awards, with the technology-packed Golf winning ‘Family Car of the Year’ and the plucky, fun-filled up! GTI taking the ‘Value Car of the Year’ title. The Golf’s breadth of appeal and position as the standard-setter for the C-segment were noted and…more