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Volkswagen reveals names of VW and Audi models affected in emissions rigging

Volkswagen has revealed the names of the cars affected in the emissions’ rigging scandal, a week after the new broke. The models involved include the sixth generation Golf (2008-12), seventh generation Passat (2010-2014) and Tiguan (2007-15). Audi models affected include:

Volkswagen to showcase new Tiguan at IAA

The International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt will be the stage for the presentation of the new Tiguan. After selling over 2.64 million units of the first generation, Volkswagen is showing four versions of the new Tiguan at the IAA

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles teams up with Mountain Rescue Ireland

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is providing seven Transporter Rockton vehicles for mountain rescue teams. Minister Michael Ring was on hand to present seven of Mountain Rescue Ireland’s teams with seven new Volkswagen Transporter Rocktons. Mountain Rescue Ireland, who teamed up with

New Volkswagen Touran here in November

The latest generation of Volkswagen’s Touran MPV goes on sale here in Ireland this November. Pricing has yet to be finalised but the model will start from €29,500 and the best-selling 1.6-litre 110 PS diesel model will start from €31,715.

Volkswagen named Best Car Manufacturer at Which? Awards 2015

Volkswagen has been named ‘Best Car Manufacturer’ at the prestigious Which? Awards 2015.  The trophy was presented yesterday in London, at a ceremony which recognised and celebrated businesses that deliver excellent products and services across a wide range of sectors

How much are you paying for your car finance?

More than a quarter (27 per cent) of consumers in Ireland who have a car loan have no idea what interest rate they are paying on their motoring finance, according to research released today. The research was commissioned by Ireland’s

Volkswagen Golf GTE on sale in July

The ground-breaking new Volkswagen Golf GTE will go on sale in Ireland in July and order books have now opened. The plug-in hybrid model, which offers all of the performance of Volkswagen’s GTI and GTD models, has environmental credentials which

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack due early next year

Volkswagen Ireland is set to offer the Passat Alltrack in early 2016. The car, which was revealed at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this month will be offered with two power outputs of 150 and 190 PS.

Volkswagen Ireland announced as Official Car Partner of St. Patrick’s Festival

Dancing Superstar Dearbhla Lennon, céilí dancers and Festival Parade characters made a pit-stop in Parnell Square, Dublin this morning en route to the St. Patrick’s Festival Céilí. Travelling in their Volkswagen Golf, the official car partner of the 2015 Festival,

VOLKSWAGEN presents Caddy Maxi at Geneva

The latest iteration of the 7-seat Golf-based people mover from VW,  the new Touran was on display. Another people-mover, the updated Sharan MPV was also there. It offers maximum levels of connectivity for your many passengers using App Connect, not