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The carmaker’s design team has “already sketched out some initial ideas”
It has a ‘Race Package’ that, among other things, deletes the 250kph limiter
Welcome to the latest special edition Golf GTI, this time in honor of the model's 45th anniversary. Set to go on sale in the UK in April for less than £40,000 (under P2.72 million), it's mechanically identical to
Do you think this would be a good addition to VW’s local lineup?
Does our market need another crossover? We'll go out on a limb and say no. But will carmakers continue bringing them here anyway? Well, it appears so, whether we like it or not.Volkswagen seems to be up next on the
Worth checking out?
For the longest time, Volkswagen was a brand that was relatively outside the budget of most Filipino car buyers. Then came the Santana, and the company's lineup changed forever.The subcompact sedan was launched in May 2018, spearheading the German carmaker'
It’s a pretty cool mix of ‘work-in-progress’ and ‘car-show ready’
For some of us, old school will always, always be cool. We can't imagine classic cars going out of style. And like we've said a hundred times before: We're big on retro here at Top Gear PH. If you'
It was called the CityStromer, and lasted for three generations
Volkswagen has been doing electric cars since the early '70s. Its first was a T2 Transporter with a whopping 850kg lead-acid battery pack, around 48-80km of range, and a 22hp motor for 0-50kph (its top speed was only 74kph)
Well, sort of
Elon Musk is not a person we would want to mess with on social media.First of all, the Tesla founder is now the world's wealthiest individual. He's also proven to be well-versed in the art of duking it
How much lifestyle is too much lifestyle for a lifestyle SUV like the T-Roc Cabriolet?
The borough of Elmbridge, Surrey. That's who to blame for this situation. No, not the fact that I'm currently parked in a pool of brown water, or that the back seats look like a T-Rex has sneezed chocolate milkshake
Some styling cues are seen on modern production cars
The story goes that back in the late '90s, Volkswagen boss Ferdinand Piech decided his empire was going to build the world's fastest, most powerful supercar. Only he didn't know what badge it was going to have. The Big Man
The prototype looks like a real-life R2-D2
The automotive industry takes another big step towards electrification, as Volkswagen has now revealed the prototype versions of its new mobile charging robot. It's exactly what it sounds like: a robot built to facilitate autonomous charging of EVs in a restricted
If the A-Team needed an office on wheels
No, an A-Team reboot isn't in the works. This photo wasn't taken in some discreet Los Angeles film studio, but right here in the Philippines. We don't blame you, though-that stealthy red and black color scheme definitely
“This is a car that shines best with modest expectations of what it’ll deliver”
The Arteon is not, says Volkswagen, a replacement for the Passat CC, but instead a new contender that's intended to elevate the brand to new heights. The carmaker describes the Arteon as an 'avant-garde gran turismo,' to which we retort
How’s that for a hot hatch?
Listen up, all of you who think the all-wheel-drive VW Golf R is one of The Boring Hot Hatches. The new Mk8 Golf R would like a word, and that word is 'drift.'Yes, the all-new super-Golf can
To be launched this week
In a shocking turn of events said to have alarmed the Queen of England and rocked the very globe on its axis, Volkswagen has decided to build a new Golf R. And here's the proof.Yes, after the Mk7 Golf R'
This shows you can’t be clutch in every scenario
A few weeks back, the NBA season drew to a close. If you followed this year's playoffs, then you probably witnessed the Miami Heat's Cinderella story unfold. And as cliché as it was-the team wasn't expected to reach
According to Interbrand’s ‘Best Global Brands 2020’
It's that time of the year once again: International brand consultancy firm Interbrand has just released its list of the top 100 Best Global Brands of 2020. And for the nth time in the row, Toyota ranks highest among all automotive
Set to go on sale in the US in 2021
Volkswagen has just unveiled its new small SUV for the American market, the Taos. With this one, VW takes things down a notch-specifically in terms of size-and takes aim at entry-level consumers.The Taos is no doubt a stylish
And almost 300hp
Don't get too excited. The new Golf GTI Clubsport is not the follow-up to 2016's Nürburgring front-wheel-drive record-holder, the Clubsport S. It's not a limited edition and precisely no effort has been made to
In case you were wondering
So we have a bit of a history lesson for you today, folks: In light of the recent National Name Your Car Day (yes, it's actually a thing), Volkswagen has shared the stories behind the names of some of its vehicles.
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