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Vokswagen is a German automaker under the Volkswagen Group, with its headquarters based in Wolfsburg. It was founded in 1937 by the German Labour Front, an organization under the Nazi party led by Adolf Hitler in Berlin. Volkswagen, which can be translated to “people’s car” was a project aimed at producing an affordable vehicle which could fit two adults and three children. The iconic Beetle was one of the carmaker’s first designed cars in collaboration with Porsche, followed by Golf, Scirocco, and Polo. Over the years, the company has also been a part of many controversies, including the Dieselgate scandal. Currently in India, its portfolio entails a range of SUVs like Tiguan and T-Roc, hatchbacks like Polo and Polo GT, and sedans like the Vento and Passat.

Volkswagen to launch facelifted Tiguan SUV in the coming months

27 Jul 2021

Volkswagen to launch facelifted Tiguan SUV in the coming months

The facelifted Volkswagen Tiguan SUV, which was revealed in March this year, will be launched in India in the coming months. It will make its way to the markets after the Taigun is introduced.

Off-road-biased Volkswagen Amarok W580X pick-up truck breaks cover

27 Jul 2021

Off-road-biased Volkswagen Amarok W580X pick-up truck breaks cover

Volkswagen's Australian division has revealed a special edition of its Amarok pick-up truck, called the W580X. It will be up for grabs from April 2022.

2022 Volkswagen Passat Limited Edition marks the end of production

20 Jul 2021

2022 Volkswagen Passat Limited Edition marks the end of production

To commemorate the end of the Passat's production in the US, Volkswagen has revealed a Limited Edition model of the premium sedan. Only 1,973 units are being built.

2022 Volkswagen Golf R wagon, with nifty upgrades, goes official

08 Jul 2021

2022 Volkswagen Golf R wagon, with nifty upgrades, goes official

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed its 2022 Golf R wagon. It will go on sale from mid-August.

Volkswagen T-Roc (facelift) SUV previewed in spy shots: Details here

04 Jul 2021

Volkswagen T-Roc (facelift) SUV previewed in spy shots: Details here

German automaker Volkswagen is likely to unveil its facelifted T-Roc SUV next year.

Volkswagen Polo GTI (facelift), with a 204hp turbo-petrol engine, revealed

30 Jun 2021

Volkswagen Polo GTI (facelift), with a 204hp turbo-petrol engine, revealed

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed the facelifted version of its Polo GTI hatchback.

Volkswagen India teases production-ready Taigun SUV, India launch imminent

27 Jun 2021

Volkswagen India teases production-ready Taigun SUV, India launch imminent

Volkswagen is set to launch its Taigun SUV in India soon. As the latest update, the company has released a teaser of the four-wheeler, showcasing the production-ready model.

2022 Volkswagen Multivan T7, with a hybrid powertrain, unveiled

11 Jun 2021

2022 Volkswagen Multivan T7, with a hybrid powertrain, unveiled

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed the Multivan T7 as its next-generation multi-purpose van. The pricing details of the vehicle are yet to be revealed.

#DieselgateScandal: Volkswagen reaches settlement; Winterkorn to pay €11.2 million

10 Jun 2021

#DieselgateScandal: Volkswagen reaches settlement; Winterkorn to pay €11.2 million

Volkswagen's emissions scandal a.k.a Dieselgate scandal has been panning out for years, and now the German automotive group has finally settled its claims against four former executives, including former Chairman Martin Winterkorn who will pay €11.2 million.

Volkswagen Polo Comfortline TSI automatic launched at Rs. 8.51 lakh

03 Jun 2021

Volkswagen Polo Comfortline TSI automatic launched at Rs. 8.51 lakh

Expanding its Polo line-up in India, Volkswagen has announced a new automatic variant of the Polo Comfortline TSI, which was launched in April this year.

Volkswagen Taos SUV gets a Basecamp design package

03 Jun 2021

Volkswagen Taos SUV gets a Basecamp design package

Volkswagen has introduced a new Basecamp accessory package for its Taos SUV. The new design pack adds some off-road-biased elements to increase the overall ruggedness and functionality of the car.

Volkswagen Group turns 84: A look at its milestones

28 May 2021

Volkswagen Group turns 84: A look at its milestones

One of the world's biggest automaker, Volkswagen Group is celebrating its 84th anniversary today, i.e. May 28.

2021 Hyundai i20 v/s Volkswagen Polo TSI: Which is better?

27 May 2021

2021 Hyundai i20 v/s Volkswagen Polo TSI: Which is better?

Turbocharged petrol engines are increasingly becoming the new norm for premium hatchbacks. These engines deliver performance as well as excellent fuel efficiency while being easy to drive.

Volkswagen Taigo SUV spotted testing sans camouflage; design details revealed

24 May 2021

Volkswagen Taigo SUV spotted testing sans camouflage; design details revealed

Volkswagen is expected to unveil its Taigo SUV in Europe in the coming months.

Volkswagen T7 Multivan, with futuristic looks and hybrid powertrain, teased

21 May 2021

Volkswagen T7 Multivan, with futuristic looks and hybrid powertrain, teased

Ahead of its debut next month, German automaker Volkswagen has teased its all-new plug-in hybrid van, called the T7 Multivan.

Volkswagen ID.X concept electric hatchback, with 329hp powertrain, unveiled

20 May 2021

Volkswagen ID.X concept electric hatchback, with 329hp powertrain, unveiled

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed its ID.X concept electric hatchback. It will not enter production but is expected to preview future models.

Unofficial bookings for Volkswagen Taigun SUV have started in India

16 May 2021

Unofficial bookings for Volkswagen Taigun SUV have started in India

Select Volkswagen dealerships across India have unofficially started taking bookings for the Volkswagen Taigun SUV unveiled in March. The booking amount is set at Rs. 10,000.

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc's deliveries commence in India

14 May 2021

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc's deliveries commence in India

Following the required safety protocols, deliveries of the 2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV, which was launched in India this March, have commenced.

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace (facelift), with updated design, breaks cover

12 May 2021

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace (facelift), with updated design, breaks cover

German automaker Volkswagen has unveiled the latest iteration of its Tiguan Allspace SUV. It is offered with similar changes that we saw on the standard Tiguan (facelift).

Volkswagen announces discounts worth Rs. 55,000 on Polo and Vento

11 May 2021

Volkswagen announces discounts worth Rs. 55,000 on Polo and Vento

In an attempt to increase sales, German automaker Volkswagen is offering great deals on its Polo hatchback and Vento sedan in India.

2021 Volkswagen Polo GTI previewed in design sketch

11 May 2021

2021 Volkswagen Polo GTI previewed in design sketch

German automaker Volkswagen will unveil its 2021 Polo GTI hatchback at the end of June.

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace (facelift) to debut on May 12

07 May 2021

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace (facelift) to debut on May 12

Volkswagen is geared up to launch the facelifted version of its Tiguan Allspace on May 12. The company has also released a teaser, which reveals the sides and rear section of the upcoming SUV.

Volkswagen ID.4 GTX, with refreshed look and twin motors, unveiled

29 Apr 2021

Volkswagen ID.4 GTX, with refreshed look and twin motors, unveiled

As the latest addition to its ID family, German automaker Volkswagen has unveiled its ID.4 GTX high-performance electric crossover. Its deliveries will begin this year.

Volkswagen ID.4 is the 2021 World Car of the Year

21 Apr 2021

Volkswagen ID.4 is the 2021 World Car of the Year

In a proud moment for German automaker Volkswagen, the ID.4 electric car has been crowned the 2021 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) at the World Car Awards.

Volkswagen Polo gets a new Comfortline TSI variant in India

15 Apr 2021

Volkswagen Polo gets a new Comfortline TSI variant in India

Volkswagen India has introduced a new variant for its Polo hatchback in India, the Comfortline TSI model.

Volkswagen to launch its seventh-generation Polo hatchback in India?

12 Apr 2021

Volkswagen to launch its seventh-generation Polo hatchback in India?

Volkswagen is reportedly mulling the possibility of bringing the yet-to-be-revealed seventh-generation Polo hatchback to India. It should be based on the MQB A0 IN platform.

Ahead of debut, Volkswagen teases its ID.6 electric SUV

09 Apr 2021

Ahead of debut, Volkswagen teases its ID.6 electric SUV

Prior to its debut at the Shanghai Auto Show later this month, German automaker Volkswagen has teased its ID.6 electric SUV. It will be offered in two versions: ID.6 X and ID.6 Crozz.

Volkswagen Polo Turbo, Vento Turbo removed from Indian website

03 Apr 2021

Volkswagen Polo Turbo, Vento Turbo removed from Indian website

Volkswagen India has removed the Turbo editions of its Polo and Vento cars from the official website, suggesting a possible discontinuation of the vehicles.

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV launched at Rs. 21.35 lakh

31 Mar 2021

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV launched at Rs. 21.35 lakh

German automaker Volkswagen has re-launched its T-Roc SUV in India. It can be booked online or via the company's dealerships and deliveries will commence in May.

Volkswagen Tiguan (facelift) revealed; India launch soon

31 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Tiguan (facelift) revealed; India launch soon

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed the facelifted version of its Tiguan SUV in India. It will be launched here in the coming weeks.

Volkswagen Taigun, with a sporty design and feature-rich cabin, unveiled

31 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Taigun, with a sporty design and feature-rich cabin, unveiled

German automaker Volkswagen has unveiled its Taigun SUV in India. It should be launched here in the coming months.

Volkswagen's Project Trinity EV teased in new image: Details here

26 Mar 2021

Volkswagen's Project Trinity EV teased in new image: Details here

Volkswagen Chairperson Herbert Diess has revealed a teaser image of the Project Trinity - the company's self-driving electric car set to debut in 2026.

Volkswagen T-Roc's second batch to be launched on April 1

25 Mar 2021

Volkswagen T-Roc's second batch to be launched on April 1

The second batch of the Volkswagen T-Roc SUV will be launched in India on April 1.

Volkswagen Polo Matt Edition unveiled; to debut this festive season

24 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Polo Matt Edition unveiled; to debut this festive season

German automaker Volkswagen has unveiled the Matt Edition of its Polo hatchback. It should be launched in India this festive season.

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace, with refreshed look and new features, unveiled

24 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace, with refreshed look and new features, unveiled

German automaker Volkswagen has unveiled the 2021 version of its Tiguan Allspace SUV. It will be up for grabs in India in the coming weeks.

Volkswagen to unveil Taigun SUV on March 31: Details here

23 Mar 2021

Volkswagen to unveil Taigun SUV on March 31: Details here

As its first model under the 'India 2.0' strategy, Volkswagen will announce the Taigun SUV on March 31. The car was previously reported to debut on March 24.

Volkswagen Taigun SUV to be unveiled on March 24

23 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Taigun SUV to be unveiled on March 24

Volkswagen will reportedly unveil its Taigun SUV in India on March 24. It should be launched sometime around Diwali.

Ahead of launch in India, Volkswagen Taigun's features revealed

20 Mar 2021

Ahead of launch in India, Volkswagen Taigun's features revealed

Volkswagen is expected to launch the Taigun SUV in India later this year. It will be based on the company's MQB-A0-IN platform and will share several features with its recently-unveiled cousin, the SKODA KUSHAQ.

Bugatti now under Porsche brand; joint venture with Rimac possible

19 Mar 2021

Bugatti now under Porsche brand; joint venture with Rimac possible

At its 'Power Day' event, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess confirmed that Bugatti will become a Porsche subsidiary and that talks are on between hyper-EV specialist Rimac and Porsche over a joint venture that would lead to a future Bugatti product.

Volkswagen Group's EV plans push market value toward $150 billion

18 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Group's EV plans push market value toward $150 billion

With a 9% surge in stock prices, Volkswagen's market value is staring at $150 billion as the world's second-largest automaker has shared details about its expansion in electric driving.