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Volkswagen to Unveil Polo based SUV Concept in Geneva

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Article by Ayan Sengupta
Volkswagen to Unveil Polo based SUV Concept in Geneva
The concept model of the new Volkswagen SUV has been unveiled by a German website. The car is expected to be showcased at the Geneva Motor Show that is scheduled to be held in March this year. The actual launch date of the car will be sometime in 2016. It has been designed on the lines of Volkswagen Tiguan SUV and is based on the Polo hatchback. On the basis of mutual decision, Volkswagen and Suzuki decided to end their partnership of working jointly on a compact SUV called the ‘Rocktan.’ Currently the Volkswagen engineers have been directed to go ahead with the plan for the new SUV. There are not many pictures of the car available on the internet, though certain pictures do give an idea [...]

Sirish Vissa takes over as the new Head of Volkswagen Motorsport India

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Sirish Vissa takes over as the new Head of Volkswagen Motorsport India
Volkswagen Group India today announced the appointment of Sirish Vissa as the new Head of Volkswagen Motorsport India. In his new role, Sirish will provide strategic direction and guidance as the Motorsport division rapidly strengthens its exploits in touring car one-make series and rallying. Sirish (41) is a serial entrepreneur with close to two decades of experience in domestic and international motorsport. Born in Bangalore, Sirish spent over 20 years in the United States of America, studying Mechanical Engineering and working on various motorsport projects. He is also one of the only Indians to master motorsport engineering by developing a car for the prestigious 24 hours LeMans endurance [...]

“Monte” victors Ogier & Ingrassia enjoy triumphant celebrations in Monaco

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Article by Hamza Ansari
“Monte” victors Ogier & Ingrassia enjoy triumphant celebrations in Monaco
Triumphant reception in Monaco – the winners of the Rally Monte Carlo, Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia (France) received their “Monte” trophy in presence of Prince Albert II in front of the steps of the Prince’s Palace in Monaco. The Volkswagen duo recorded an emphatic win at the season opener of the FIA World Rally Championship (FIA) thanks to a sterling display behind the wheel of the Polo R WRC over the 14 special stages of the rally classic. For Volkswagen this was a first triumph at the legendary Rally Monte Carlo. On Sunday fans cheered on their heroes at the podium ceremony in the principality. At this year’s “Monte” competitors were once again confronted with extremely [...]

Start of World Championship: Volkswagen ready for Rally Monte Carlo

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Start of World Championship: Volkswagen ready for Rally Monte Carlo
Volkswagen’s mission to defend its titles in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) opens with a genuine motorsport classic at the Rally Monte Carlo, as the “Monte” is the oldest rally in the world. From 14 to 19 January, the French pairing of Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia will line up for the first time as defending World Champions in both the Driver and Co-Driver competitions. Together with team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN), they are the team to beat in the Manufacturers’ Championship, in which they can also count on able assistance from Andreas Mikkelsen/Mikko Markkula (N/FIN). The first of the 13 rallies on the 2014 calendar is immediately one of the hardest [...]

Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept Unveiled at 2014 Detroit Motor Show

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Article by Hamza Ansari
Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept Unveiled at 2014 Detroit Motor Show
Volkswagen unveiled the Beetle Dune Concept at the 2014 Detroit Motor Show (NAIAS). It dons the cosmetics from that of the outgoing Beetle R version, but is notched slightly from the front rear and sides in order to deliver a beefy road presence like that of its segment’s siblings, and specifically raised ground clearance of 2-inches as well. Hence, under the hoods presents a 2.0L four-cylinder 210 horses-powered TSI engine with the six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission. A lot of chrome and existing B-Xenon headlights with LED fog-lamps went into enticing the entire new attire of Beetle. Its 19-inch alloy wheels do the favour of not regretting it what the other big bullying SUVs [...]
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