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Volkswagen’s new Caddy gets its global premiere

The new fifth generation Volkswagen Caddy made its World premiere in Düsseldorf this week with VW executives boasting that it is more digital, connected, and efficient than ever before. Prices and specifications are yet to be confirmed, and the on-sale

VW’s T-Roc Cabriolet on the way with fun as standard

A first glimmer of summer has arrived early with news from Volkswagen that the T-Roc Cabriolet is on the way. The latest in a dynasty of Volkswagen cabriolets spanning 71 years and numerous successful models, the T-Roc Cabriolet should arrive

VW e-Golf now a more affordable EV – from €27,895

The current Volkswagen’s e-Golf has a starting price of €27,895, which starts out with a recommended retail price (RRP) of €37,895, less the SEAI grant of €5,000 and VRT rebate of €5,000 bringing the price to a private customer down

New VW Passat GTE goes on sale in Ireland

The new Volkswagen Passat GTE has gone on sale in Ireland, starting from €42,495. It has a 156hp 1.4-litre TSI petrol engine with an 85 kW / 115 hp electric motor, which offers a combined 218 hp and 440 Nm

Volkswagen T-Roc R to land in Ireland early 2020

Volkswagen’s new T-Roc R is set to arrive in Ireland in early 2020 and is priced from €53,750. The new compact SUV has 300hp and 400Nm of torque from the 2.0-litre TSI engine. 0-100km/h is 4.8 seconds. The T-Roc R

Putting the new R in Volkswagen

Lap times on Saturdays and school runs during the week is what the performance brand ‘Volkswagen R’ purports to represent the sportiest models in the Volkswagen portfolio. Since 2002, the R models have been at home on race tracks throughout

New eco Transit Custom Hybrid without range anxiety

Ford is the first manufacturer to deliver plug-in hybrid technology for zero-emission driving capability to the 1-tonne van segment, with the innovative new Transit Custom Plug-In Hybrid. The new Transit will be available in Ireland from November and the PHEV

Volkswagen unveils their new all-electric ID.3  

Volkswagen announced in May that it would launch its new ID.3 at the Frankfurt International Motor Show, and it has. The ID.3 is the first fully electric production car of the all-new ID model family and it will go on

New VW Golf with hybrid powertrain option

The new generation Volkswagen Golf will be available with a 48-volt mild-hybrid power train, when it’s launched later this summer and and should goon sale here by the year-end. It will be equipped with a 48V belt starter generator and

VW gives first glimpse of new California camper

The first sketches and details of the keenly anticipated new VW California 6.1 have been released. The big reveal shows that Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has further refined the iconic campervan which sold 1,235 in the UK in 2018. The living