Volkswagen Amarok spied in Sweden.
11 Apr 2016

Refreshed 2017 Volkswagen Amarok Spied

Images of the 2017 Volkswagen Amarok testing in Sweden have hit the Web overnight with rumours the six-year old VW ute will be out later this year.

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Golf GTI 40 coming to Australia
06 Apr 2016

Limited-edition Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 launching in June

Celebrating 40 years of the Volkswagen Golf GTI, VW Australia has announced it will release the limited-edition Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 in June.

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New Beetle is better to drive than its predecessor
10 Mar 2016

Volkswagen Beetle to be dropped from Australian line-up this year

The Volkswagen Beetle will be dropped from the German car maker’s Australian line-up later this year due to poor sales.

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Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
10 Mar 2016

Refreshed race-spec Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR ready for the track

The Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR has been revealed 40 years after the Golf GTI was launched. Every 2016-spec Golf GTI TCR already has an owner and will eligible for 16 international races.

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Amarok V8 DESERT revealed
01 Mar 2016

MTM reveals 302kW VW Amarok V8 DESERT edition

The Volkswagen Amarok is in the news for all the wrong reasons at the moment, but this MTM tuned VW Amarok DESERT should change that…

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29 Feb 2016

Volkswagen Amarok first in VW dieselgate recall in Australia

Volkswagen has announced it will recall 8694 Amaroks as part of the global dieselgate scandal. This follows the recall launched in Europe late last year.

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Amarok Atacama
02 Feb 2016

Limited-edition Volkswagen Amarok Atacama on-sale in Australia

Volkswagen has released the limited-edition (limited to 500 units) Amarok Atacama in Australia with prices starting from $53,990 (+ORC).

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Amarok in Water
29 Jan 2016

Volkswagen Amarok owners in Europe to get diesel fix first

Volkswagen Amarok owners in Europe will be the first to have the engines in their vehicles ‘fixed’ after Germany’s Federal Transport Authority (KBA) approved recall plans this week.

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How does the Volkswagen defeat device work
15 Jan 2016

Air Resources Board rejects Volkswagen 2.0L diesel emissions recall plan

Volkswagen’s proposed fix for vehicles with diesel engines containing ‘defeat device’ software has been rejected by the Air Resources Board in California.

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Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept
11 Jan 2016

Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept hybrid revealed… previews new seven seat SUV

The Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept hybrid has been revealed at the Detroit Motor Show, but the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV already exists…

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How does the Volkswagen defeat device work
10 Jan 2016

Volkswagen slammed for withholding documents relating to dieselgate

US state attorneys have slammed Volkswagen for withholding documents relating the company’s use of illegal diesel emission-beating software.

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Das Auto VW slogan
23 Dec 2015

Volkswagen planning to drop Das Auto slogan

The rumour mill is grinding away with the news that Volkswagen is preparing to drop its Das Auto slogan in the wake of its Dieselgate disaster…

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How does the Volkswagen defeat device work
12 Dec 2015

VW says trying to meet “impossible” US NOx emissions is to blame for #dieselgate

VW chairman, Hans Dieter Poesch, has said that VW boffins installed illegal software on its EA189 diesel engines after it couldn’t meet US NOx emissions regulations legally.

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volkswagen announces fix for diesel engines with defeat device
26 Nov 2015

VW outlines fix for diesel engines in Europe… and maybe Australia

VW has issued details of a fix for 1.6L and 2.0L diesel engines that contain so-called ‘defeat devices’ to the Federal Motor Transport Authority in Germany.

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How does the Volkswagen defeat device work
22 Nov 2015

VW refuses compensation for European owners of ‘cheating’ diesels… likely to be the same in Australia

VW has announced it will not pay compensation to the owners of diesel cars carrying ‘cheat’ software, despite VW US offering a $1000 goodwill package.

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