Archive for the ‘Volkswagen News’ Category

Watch the VW I.D. R Pikes Peak Record-Breaking Climb

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak exterior shot on mountain climb as the background blurs due to speed

Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak World Record Video Footage

If you’ve been staying on top of Volkswagen news, you might have heard about a lot of commotion at the end of June. This was because Volkswagen broke a world record and helped to further cement its large impression in the current automotive market. What exactly happened? Well, Volkswagen’s all-electric race car, the VW I.D. R Pikes Peak, finished the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb race in record time. It beat out both electric and conventional powertrain competitors and now ranks as #1 throughout the race’s history!

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Is the Volkswagen Beetle Coming to an End?

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Beetle blue driving down road in tropical location by ocean and palm trees

2018 Volkswagen Ends Vehicle Production on the VW Beetle Bug

It’s a sad day for car enthusiasts around the world, and especially for Volkswagen fans and lovers. For their next generation of vehicles, Volkswagen has made the decision to stop vehicle production on the Volkswagen Beetle. That means, for the foreseeable future, Volkswagen will not be making new models of the VW Beetle. There will be no new year models of the VW Beetle produced for the time being.

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Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION All-Electric Concept Car

Monday, February 19th, 2018
Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION electric concept car exterior doors closed

Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION Performance Features and Engine Specs

The Volkswagen I.D. family is a new breed of cars for the future. All of the VW I.D. vehicles are all- electric concept vehicles created by Volkswagen to lead the front of all-electric vehicles in the near future. Currently, 4 Volkswagen I.D. cars have been announced, but Volkswagen plans to have 20 electric cars perfected by 2025. Right now, there’s been the original I.D. compact car, the I.D. BUZZ VW bus, and the I.D. CROZZ compact SUV. Now, we’ve just gotten the information on the newest member of the I.D. family. It’s the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION! Find out about all of the impressive performance features and specs you can expect to see and experience when the VW I.D. VIZZION releases in 2020!

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2019 Volkswagen Arteon US Photo and Video Debut

Friday, February 9th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Arteon showcase shot Chicago Auto Show debut

2019 VW Areton Photo Gallery at 2018 Chicago Auto Show

It’s hard not to get excited about a brand-new model. Sure, the Arteon was available overseas for the past year, but now it’s made its USA debut. The 2019 VW Arteon is available for purchase in the American automotive market later this year. However, today, we’ve finally got our first look at the 2019 Arteon. Along with a large number of details on specs, features, and technology, Volkswagen USA has released a photo gallery detailing the interior and exterior design of the Arteon. Additionally, we’ve even got a reveal video recorded live from the Chicago Auto Show! Check out the photo gallery and reveal video below!

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What’s the Difference Between the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTE and e-Golf?

Monday, February 5th, 2018
Volkswagen vehicle being charged electrically through grille cap

2018 Volkswagen Golf Hybrid and Electric Car Model Technology

Over the past few years, Volkswagen has been expanding and improving their line of hybrid and electric models. In fact, in the near future, Volkswagen is planning to introduce a whole new fleet of all-electric vehicles, including a new electric-powered VW Bus for a blast from the past. However, today we can only look at the current VW electric and hybrid cars. Although there are a few, we’ll just explore 2, both based on the VW Golf family. There’s the 2018 Volkswagen Golf GTE plug-in hybrid and the all-electric 2018 Volkswagen e-Golf.

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Volkswagen’s New 2018 Tiguan Commercial: “Meteor”

Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan driving over a bridge

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Meteor End-of-the-World Commercial 

What’s the last car commercial you remember? The best ones not only produce an entertaining video but also clearly showcase the benefits of a certain vehicle model. Well, Volkswagen has done just that with their new 1-minute TV advertisement for the Volkswagen Tiguan. It’s called “Meteor.” What happens in it? Well, just take a look below. And enjoy!

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Introducing the Brand-New 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Compact Sedan

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Jetta parked on urban neighborhood street

2019 VW Jetta Sedan North American International Auto Show Debut

The North American International Auto Show is bringing more and more excitement to the automotive world with each passing day. Held in Detroit, Michigan until January 28, car makers from all over the world are showing up to present and debut exciting developments from their companies’ catalogs. Volkswagen, for one, hasn’t disappointed. One early showing was the surprising presentation of the upcoming 2019 Volkswagen Jetta compact sedan model.

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Explaining the Origins of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
What is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas_o

What is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas?

Volkswagen is looking to make a big splash during the 2018 model year with the introduction of the all-new VW Atlas. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas will be the largest Volkswagen model ever assembled and sold in the United States, featuring seating for seven and enough cargo space for pretty much anything and everything you’d ever want to bring with you. But what made Volkswagen decide to create the Atlas? Well, let’s hear the story straight from those who designed it. (more…)

What is the All-New 2017 Volkswagen Passat GT?

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
2017 Volkswagen Passat GT Concept Unveiled_o

2017 Volkswagen Passat GT Concept Unveiled

Volkswagen recently announced the Passat family is getting a new model sometime in 2017. And that new model is going to blow away everything you thought you knew about the Passat. That’s because the 2017 Volkswagen Passat GT will combine a fresh style with an all-new engine for a ride that’s unlike any other you’ve ever experienced before. Want to know more? Then let’s take a closer look and see what the 2017 VW Passat GT is all about. (more…)

When Will the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack be Available?

Thursday, October 13th, 2016
Interior Capacity of the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Release Date and New Features

The Volkswagen Golf family is getting a new member for the 2017 model year, and we’re very excited about that here at Volkswagen Oneonta. The 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack promises to combine everything people love about the VW Golf SportWagen with the pristine handling capabilities of 4Motion all-wheel drive, a rugged exterior and the Alltrack’s exclusive new Off-Road Mode. Featuring a powerful and fuel efficient 1.8-liter TSI turbocharged direct-injection four-cylinder engine capable of providing 170 horsepower and 199 lb-ft. of torque, the 2017 Golf Alltrack will allow you to enjoy the Volkswagen driving experience you’ve come to know and love both on the road and off of it. So, while we wait for its release date to come to pass, let’s take a closer look at some of the Golf Alltrack’s new features. (more…)