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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.

Volkswagen to develop six gigafactories, EV charging technology in Europe

17 Mar 2021

Volkswagen to develop six gigafactories, EV charging technology in Europe

At its 'Power Day' event, Volkswagen has shared the roadmap that it will follow to develop batteries and charging technology for electric vehicles.

Volkswagen Vento's Trendline variant unavailable for online booking: Details here

07 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Vento's Trendline variant unavailable for online booking: Details here

The mid-level Trendline variant of the Volkswagen Vento sedan in India is currently out of stock for online booking. Both the metallic as well as non-metallic paint trims are not in stock.

Volkswagen's Project Trinity EV sedan previewed; production begins in 2026

07 Mar 2021

Volkswagen's Project Trinity EV sedan previewed; production begins in 2026

German automaker Volkswagen has released the first design preview of its upcoming electrically-powered sedan named Project Trinity.

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45, with a 300hp powertrain, revealed

06 Mar 2021

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport 45, with a 300hp powertrain, revealed

Celebrating 45 years of the Golf GTI model, Volkswagen has unveiled a limited-edition variant, called the Golf GTI Clubsport 45.

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV becomes costlier by Rs. 1.36 lakh

06 Mar 2021

2021 Volkswagen T-Roc SUV becomes costlier by Rs. 1.36 lakh

The first batch of the Volkswagen T-Roc was brought to India last March and got sold out in January this year. Now, the second batch is expected to arrive later this month but buyers will have to shell out a little extra.

2021 Volkswagen Arteon sedan to be launched in India soon?

27 Feb 2021

2021 Volkswagen Arteon sedan to be launched in India soon?

As part of its India 2.0 plan, German automaker Volkswagen will launch a new car in India besides the Taigun compact crossover.

Volkswagen Virtus spotted in India, testing parts for Vento replacement

27 Feb 2021

Volkswagen Virtus spotted in India, testing parts for Vento replacement

A replacement of the Volkswagen Vento will be launched in India soon.

Ford to sell only all-electric cars in Europe by 2030

18 Feb 2021

Ford to sell only all-electric cars in Europe by 2030

In an attempt to beat CO2 emissions targets and circumvent imminent bans on fuel-guzzling vehicles in certain countries, Ford has announced that it will sell only electric cars in Europe by 2030.

Volkswagen introduces Turbo editions of Polo and Vento in India

15 Feb 2021

Volkswagen introduces Turbo editions of Polo and Vento in India

Volkswagen has launched Turbo variants of its Polo hatchback and Vento sedan in India. They are based on the Comfortline variant and carry a starting price-tag of Rs. 6.99 lakh.

Volkswagen partners with Microsoft to develop autonomous driving technology

12 Feb 2021

Volkswagen partners with Microsoft to develop autonomous driving technology

Volkswagen has announced that it will use Microsoft's cloud computing services to develop software for its upcoming self-driven cars.

Attractive benefits announced on Volkswagen Polo and Vento this February

11 Feb 2021

Attractive benefits announced on Volkswagen Polo and Vento this February

In order to boost sales, Volkswagen has announced attractive discounts and offers on its Polo and Vento cars in India.

Volkswagen Tiguan (facelift) SUV spied testing, key design details revealed

08 Feb 2021

Volkswagen Tiguan (facelift) SUV spied testing, key design details revealed

German automaker Volkswagen will launch its facelifted Tiguan SUV in India later this year.

Volkswagen Taigun spied testing, expected to arrive in mid-2021

06 Feb 2021

Volkswagen Taigun spied testing, expected to arrive in mid-2021

Volkswagen is expected to launch the Taigun SUV in India in mid-2021. In the latest development, a test mule of the car has been spotted testing (via MotorBeam) on the road, revealing some of its features.

Volkswagen ID.6 electric SUV pictures leaked, design details revealed

05 Feb 2021

Volkswagen ID.6 electric SUV pictures leaked, design details revealed

Volkswagen will announce its ID.6 electric SUV in the coming days.

Toyota surpasses Volkswagen to become leading car seller in 2020

29 Jan 2021

Toyota surpasses Volkswagen to become leading car seller in 2020

For the first time in five years, Toyota overtook Volkswagen in car sales and emerged as the world's biggest automaker in 2020, as the latter was hit harder by the pandemic-induced demand slump.

Hyundai N Line range to make Indian debut in mid-2021

25 Jan 2021

Hyundai N Line range to make Indian debut in mid-2021

Hyundai's performance-oriented N Line range is expected to make its Indian debut with the launch of the i20 N Line in mid-2021.

Volkswagen teases Project Trinity as its next flagship electric car

23 Jan 2021

Volkswagen teases Project Trinity as its next flagship electric car

German automaker Volkswagen is working on a new flagship electric vehicle, called Project Trinity, the company's CEO, Ralf Brandst├Ątter has confirmed via a LinkedIn post.

Volkswagen considering to launch Arteon sedan in India

22 Jan 2021

Volkswagen considering to launch Arteon sedan in India

German automaker Volkswagen has revealed that it is considering to introduce the Arteon sedan in India. If and when it does, the car will arrive via the non-homologation completely-built unit (CBU) route.

Microsoft partners with GM, invests $2bn in self-driving start-up Cruise

21 Jan 2021

Microsoft partners with GM, invests $2bn in self-driving start-up Cruise

Microsoft has jumped headlong into the driverless car space by investing $2 billion in Cruise. Microsoft's stake in General Motors' autonomous vehicle subsidiary takes its total valuation to an impressive $30 billion.

Volkswagen T-Roc SUV already sold out in India for 2021

19 Jan 2021

Volkswagen T-Roc SUV already sold out in India for 2021

Among the set of cars India will receive from the German automaker Volkswagen this year, the T-Roc SUV has already been sold out for 2021 even before its second batch has arrived in the country.

Ahead of launch, Tata Altroz iTurbo's specifications and features leaked

08 Jan 2021

Ahead of launch, Tata Altroz iTurbo's specifications and features leaked

Tata Motors will launch an iTurbo variant of its Altroz hatchback in India on January 13. In the latest development, a marketing brochure of the car has leaked online, revealing its features, color options, and engine specifications.

Volkswagen Taigun SUV teased in India, launch imminent

06 Jan 2021

Volkswagen Taigun SUV teased in India, launch imminent

Volkswagen is working to announce the Taigun SUV in India in the coming days. In the latest development, the company has shared a teaser video of the car, revealing its front fascia.

Apple car won't be launched before 2025, claims expert

01 Jan 2021

Apple car won't be launched before 2025, claims expert

Apple's elusive electric vehicle won't be sticking to either the rumored 2021 or even the later 2024 launch dates, according to noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst predicts the car to be launched sometime between 2025 and 2027, possibly even later.

Volkswagen Virtus sedan spied testing in India: Details here

31 Dec 2020

Volkswagen Virtus sedan spied testing in India: Details here

Volkswagen's Virtus sedan, currently sold in South America, has been spotted testing in India. It is unlikely to be launched here, but the company will replace the Vento with a new car based on the MQB platform.

Peugeot 208 hatchback spotted testing in India; design details revealed

29 Dec 2020

Peugeot 208 hatchback spotted testing in India; design details revealed

French automaker Groupe PSA is expected to launch the Peugeot 208 hatchback in India in the coming months.