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Eager to leave its disastrous emissions scandal behind, Volkswagen is moving forward with its electrification efforts at a speedy pace, beginning with the ID. family that includes the ID.R, ID.3, and ID. Buggy. Previewing the latest addition to its ID electric family, VW released a rendering of the ID.Space Vizzion, …

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German auto brand Volkswagen has expanded it footprint in the Philippines after inaugurating its ninth dealership in the country. Through its local distributor Volkswagen Philippines–in partnership with Greencars Mindanao Corporation (GMC)–the carmaker opened the latest dealership in Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. Situated along Pueblo Business Park at the …

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What started out last September as Volkswagen Philippines’ 6th-year celebration has been extended to October at various SM Malls in Luzon and Visayas, in time for Filipino buyers to get their own early Holiday shopping rolling ahead of the December rush. Visitors to the mall displays who make their Volkswagen …

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How a vehicle is parked can be a big deal. This is especially true if it’s seen in an iconic album from The Beatles. Take the case of the white Volkswagen Beetle that appears in The Beatles’ iconic “Abbey Road” album. If you look really close at it, you’ll notice …

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Volkswagen Philippines is celebrating its 6th anniversary this weekend on September 21 and 22 in a family-themed mall affair at the Trinoma Activity Center in North EDSA, Quezon City. The two-day event encapsulates Volkswagen Philippines’ six years in the local automotive market, showing its multi-faceted efforts to be even more …

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As Volkswagen Philippines commemorates its sixth year of operations this September, a mall affair has been set at Trinoma on September 21 and 22 to feature a special eight-car display showcasing the accessorized Volkswagen Santana subcompact sedan, Volkswagen Santana GTS hatchback and the Volkswagen Lavida compact sedan, with the Lavida …

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An extraordinary drive on the limit, with spectacular images and the first record on Tianmen Mountain: Volkswagen has achieved a major milestone with the Volkswagen ID.R in China–one that literally helps drive electromobility to new highs. Romain Dumas completed the 99 tight corners on the Tianmen Mountain road in seven …

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Representing the realignment of the Volkswagen brand like no other model; the Volkswagen ID.3. In just a few days’ time, the first model from the new fully-electric ID. family will celebrate its world premiere at the Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), with its ground-breaking design, greater ranges, impressive driving dynamics and …

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Ferdinand Piëch, the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and the chairman of the Volkswagen Group from 1993 to 2002, has passed away at 82. According to Bloomberg.com, Piëch was having dinner at a restaurant on the night of August 25 when he collapsed. Piëch was then brought to a clinic where …

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German auto brand Volkswagen has opened its doors for the South Luzon market with the inauguration of the Santa Rosa, Laguna dealership. In partnership with the Lica Auto Group, the Volkswagen Santa Rosa dealership is strategically located along Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Road. It operates under the Lica Auto Group’s Strasbourg Auto …

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It was already eye-catching enough. Now, a powerful shade of red is taking e-mobility to the top from a visual perspective too–the Volkswagen ID.R will sport a special livery for its record attempt on Tianmen Mountain in China. The red stands for the fully-electric, 500-kW (680-PS) prototype’s fifth record attempt, …

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The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance became the world’s largest automaker in 2017 and 2018, but troubles that began with the indictment and arrest of CEO Carlos Ghosn has sent ripples across the brand. And so for the first half of this year, the triumvirate has surrendered the top spot in global sales …

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Everybody loves superheroes. The chiseled jawline, these cape-wearing adults are loved by almost everybody. But it takes a different taste to appreciate an anti-hero. These characters almost do the same stuff our usual superheros do–fighting crime, keeping their identities hidden, yadda-yadda-yadda. The Volkswagen Santana 180 MPI AT SE Comfortline is …

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Ford and Volkswagen AG announced plans to expand their global alliance in ways that could signal the biggest seismic shift to happen in the auto industry in modern times. While mergers are nothing new, what makes the Ford/VW version unique is that they are seeking to create a new standard …

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If there was a vehicle that epitomized ‘flower power’ back in the ’70s, that would be the Volkswagen Type 2 Microbus. Hauling surfers and their boards, attending peace rallies, appearing in Bob Dylan album covers, and even hauling Scooby Doo and the gang from one mystery to another, the VW …

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