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If you could drive any car in the world, what would it be? A flashy sports car? A luxury sedan? Or maybe the latest electric car? Whether you’re a learner driver or have been driving for what seems like a lifetime; many of us are…

VW Boss Says Electric Cars Will Cost Company More than Forecast

The head of the Volkswagen Group is warning that the company’s big plan to go big on electrification could come with a big cost. Bigger than they expected. VW had planned to spend $23 billion adding battery power to every model in their lineup. Now…

Next Audi R8 May Ditch V10 For 1,000 HP EV Powertrain

The next-generation Audi R8 could be a fully electric performance car with over 1,000 hp on tap, British publication Autocar reports. Audi allegedly shelved plans to develop a third-generation R8 following the disappointing response to the second-generation model. It’s now reconsidering the idea, minus the internal combustion engine part….

Will Banana Peels Make an RS5 Spin Out Like in Mario Kart?

I mean… what could I possibly add to this? Andreas Bakkerud is an excellent rallycross driver (for Audi) who drives an excellent car (RS5) which normally has a lot of grip. But when he hits the bananas it causes a lot of understeer, which Bakkerud…

Volkswagen up! GTI a little pocket rocket that socks it to ’em!

… it comes to performance. Picture: Volkswagen Volkswagen The saying ‘All the best … ’ could have been coined for Volkswagen’s most potent up! – the … recipe for a tasty treat. Volkswagen says this junior GTI is … it. SPEC AND TECH Price: Volkswagen…

Volkswagen Beetle Hybrid in the Pipeline?

The Volkswagen Beetle isn’t long for this world, but the German brand could have one last derivative planned before production ends. A filing by supplier Magneti Marelli depicts a VW Beetle’s gauge cluster, but also includes a bar for an electric charge. Green Car Reports reported Friday…

The all-new Touareg: Air Suspension

What if you could drive on any surface? With the all-new Touareg and its Air Suspension you can. Don’t miss any updates, subscribe here to the Volkswagen YouTube channel: http://vwgroup.to/YnzD8 — Further information can be found on our Media-Services: https://www.volkswagen-media-services.com/ and on the Volkswagen Twitter-channel:…

The all-new Touareg: Night Vision

What if your car could see in the dark? The new Volkswagen Touareg and Night Vision make it possible. Get more information about the new Touareg in our series “what if…”. Don’t miss any updates, subscribe here to the Volkswagen YouTube channel: http://vwgroup.to/YnzD8 — Further…