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After revealing the T-Roc R at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show
Quick, practical and stylish
We're at Pradera Verde in Pampanga to shoot our landmark 150th Issue cover story, and for this special feature, we've put together a lineup of five cars and one superbike packing a combined total of more than 1,800hp. The
Still available at pre-excise tax prices
Love the Volkswagen Golf GTS? We don't blame you. Ever since Volkswagen Philippines launched the wagon mid-2017, we've seen a growing number of them roaming the streets. Wagon love is back, it seems.To celebrate the Filipinos' rediscovered fandom
It's what we'd do if we had one
As far as hot hatches go, the Volkswagen Golf GTI is an enduring icon that's as fun to drive today as it was decades ago. As a treat for its customers, Volkswagen Philippines recently treated Golf GTI owners and potential customers
Comfortable and exciting
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here. They're both practical and stylish, offer motorists a ton of space out back, and can be pretty sporty rides, too. It's really
VW fans rejoice
May 2017 will be a good month for VW fans. In an effort to double its record-breaking 2016 sales, Volkswagen Philippines is introducing two new cars this month: the Golf GTS and the new JettaThe Golf GTS is the wagon version
310hp worth of hot hatch goodness
So what have they done?Very little mechanically. In fact, just one change-the engine rises to 310hp. That gains it loads of Top Gear kudos, since this is the exact same engine fitted to the limited-edition Golf GTI Clubsport S.
All the car you’ll ever need
They say life begins at 40, and if that's true then I'm really beginning to mellow down. Like most of you, I was enamored by Honda's much, much-awaited Civic Type R at the recently concluded Manila International Auto
The mother of all hot hatches
Filipinos have little taste for anything that isn't a sedan or an SUV. Other than the odd Starlet, Focus or Mirage, not many hatchbacks have sold well in our market. Due to this, manufacturers tend to shy away from introducing hot
Under the helm of a new president
Volkswagen Philippines held its annual media thanksgiving dinner last night, but there was more to the event than good food and an opportunity to catch up. The German carmaker introduced its new president, as well its plans for the year ahead which
With a new gearbox and more tech
Just when we thought we'd wrapped up this year's car updates, Volkswagen reveals one more piece of four-wheeled news for 2016. This is the new version of one of TG's very favorite hot hatchbacks. Meet the face-lifted
Which turbo reigns supreme?
Alas, the decline of this segment's popularity tolled the death knell for the compact-car tuning trend. Today, trucks, SUVs and other 4x4's rule the roost for enthusiasts looking for a daily-driver-and-toy-car project. But things are
The hot-hatch king
Over the past year, the hot-hatch arms race has really intensified with seemingly never-ending one-upmanship to be the King of the Nürburgring. But now, VW has joined the party and drawn a pretty significant line in the sand
It's brimming with tech features
This, Internet, is the new Volkswagen Golf. You'll immediately note it looks quite a lot like the outgoing Golf, its mildly fettled lights and bumpers marking it out as an update for the Mk7, as opposed to an all-new Mk8
Ridden by Cory and Noynoy, too
Once upon a time, this car ferried Ninoy Aquino and his family while they were living in exile in Boston. Only a few cars in history have humble origins yet also have historical significance. One such car is this USDM 1980 Volkswagen
This is how our team relieves stress
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here. Remember how superhero Wanda Maximoff, from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has the ability to convince people? Well, we suspect Volkswagen Philippines PR and events
European or Japanese models?
Last night, Volkswagen Philippines introduced the brand's bestseller, the Golf. To those unfamiliar with this model, it is essentially the European Toyota Corolla. We already got first dibs on the top-spec Highline version, so the photos you see here are
Tamer regular model has arrived
A little over a year ago, Volkswagen Philippines brought in the Golf GTI. Fans of the German carmaker immediately fell in love with the hot hatch, if not for its pricing. You could say it was a case of love at first
Set to arrive this year
The Beetle's more rugged and playful brother is coming to the Philippines this year. This is one of the big announcements that Volkswagen Philippines made at its media thanksgiving dinner last night.First unveiled at the 2014 North American International Auto
This is how an effective gov't does things
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently issued Volkswagen AG a notice of violation, alleging that four-cylinder diesel VW and Audi cars from model years 2009 to 2015 have software that circumvents EPA emissions standards.It was discovered that when undergoing
This special version boasts 261hp
In 1976, Volkswagen changed the world's perception of compact cars by introducing a model that could rival bigger, more powerful offerings. That car was the Golf GTI. For a fraction of the price of most sports cars, the GTI gave its
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