Volkswagen

Volkswagen is planning on restarting sales of the e-up!

Volkswagen is reportedly planning on restarting the production and sales of the e-up! after it stopped in 2020. Volkswagen stopped selling the electric hatch due to a change in government incentives changed and caused a new surge in EV demand. Volkswagen stopped selling the e-up! due to the company being unable to sell it to be profitable with those discounts. Speaking to news website Golem, VW said: “We had temporarily […]

Volkswagen was the best selling brand in Europe last year

In 2021 Volkswagen was the best selling car manufacturer in the Europe with 1.08 million sold in 2021, compared to Peugeot who were in second place, with 649,514 sales in the same period. In third place was Toyota with 615,142 cars sold which was a price of 9.1% following the year previous, when the company was in eighth place. Elsewhere, Toyota is the best selling brand in the US last […]

Volkswagen discontinues Passat saloon, but estate version still offered

Volkswagen has taken the decision to discontinue the saloon version of the Passat, with only the Estate remaining on sale. The company has said that sales of the newer Arteon are higher and sales of the Passat Estate are higher too. Customers can now no longer order a brand new one and production ceased in December 2021. The Passat was last refreshed in 2014 with a new one expected in […]

New Volkswagen Multivan MPV will start at £43,160 in the UK

Volkswagen has revealed the pricing for its new T7 Multivan, which when it goes on sale will replace all the other MPV vehicles VW makes, such as the Caravelle, Sharan and Touran. Orders can be made from January 2022, with the first deliveries to start in March. Prices will start at £43,160. It might look like it does, but the new T7 Multivan isn’t based on a van platform, like […]

New Volkswagen Taigo on sale now

Volkswagen has put the new Taigo on sale in the UK earlier this month, with prices starting at £21,960 for the entry Life trim level. The car has been on sale as the Nivus in South America since last year and we reported earlier this year that the car would be coming to the UK and Europe and VW has recently announced it. Volkswagen has adapted the car for Europe, with […]

New Volkswagen Polo GTI on sale now in UK

Volkswagen has today put the new Polo GTI on sale in the UK, with races starting at £26,430. It is based on the latest Polo which went on sale in September, VW announced the new Polo GTI in June. VW has done away with the two models here, GTI and GTI+, instead having one standard model which is based on the Life trim level for included equipment. The engine in […]

Volkswagen introduces new all electric ID.5 SUV

This week, Volkswagen has introduced its newest member in the ID family, yes its another SUV but this is more of a ‘coupe-like’ SUV, more so than the ID.4, which is already on sale. This is now the third car VW has launched under the ID brand, following on from the ID.3 and ID.4. The ID.5 shares a lot of components with the ID.4, which is a much more chunky […]

Volkswagen announces that all ID models are to receive regular software updates

Earlier this week, Volkswagen has announced that going forward, all of its ID models that are on sale and future models will be receiving regular software updates over-the-air with an aim to help improve the infotainment system and even improve the range of the car, through software. This doesn’t really sound like anything new – Tesla has been doing this for a number of years now with the Model 3, […]

New Volkswagen Polo now on sale in UK for £17,885

Volkswagen has put the new redesigned Polo up for orders starting on Friday this week, with prices from £17,885 in the UK. The new facelift was announced back in April this year and now sits more in line with the rest of the Volkswagen family, with the new VW logo, new trim levels and the latest infotainment system from the ID.3 and Mk8 Golf. The new Polo doesn’t have an […]

Volkswagen announces new Taigo crossover, going on sale later this year

Volkswagen has recently introduced the new Taigo here in the UK, a new small crossover which shares its platform with the Polo and the similarly sized T-Cross. The Taigo is essentially the same size as the T-Cross, which itself sits in-between the T-Roc and the Tiguan. The Taigo is a coupe version of that car. The car has been on sale as the Nivus in South America since last year and […]