Tag results for: Volkswagen

This Classic Volkswagen T1 Bus Packs 500 Horsepower

There was a period in time when the Volkswagen T1 bus was powered by flower power. For Swiss coachbuilder Fred Bernhard, the classic VW bus is better served by Porsche power. He took six years to outfit his vintage 1962 VW T1 “Bulli” van with an air-cooled engine from …

Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport Concept

The annual Wörthersee festival in Austria is used by the Volkswagen Group to reveal performance-minded concept cars, and a new standout revealed this week takes the form of the Golf GTE Sport Concept. The vehicle has a lightweight shell made from carbon fiber while largely maintaining the familiar Golf hatch shape, though there’s …

Volkswagen Car-Net App For Apple Watch

Joining the ranks of Porsche and BMW is Volkswagen, who has released their Car-Net app for the Apple Watch. Users will be able to control all basic functions right from their wrists, including locking and unlocking, making sure all doors and windows are closed, remotely honking and …

Volkswagen C Coupe GTE – Official Reveal

Volkswagen has come a long way from Germany to show off something big at Auto Shanghai: their new Volkswagen C Coupe GTE. Low and long, the C Coupe GTE is a slick, aggressive offering that paves the way for VW to gain market share in the crowded …

Volkswagen Unveils the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo

Volkswagen has officially unveiled the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo for Gran Turismo 6. Based on the Golf GTI, the virtual three-door hatch is a successor to the GTI Roadster concept and features a super aggressive body kit with plenty of carbon elements and a gigantic rear wing. A wider stance …

Volkswagen XL Sport Concept

Unveiled at this week’s Paris Motor Show is the Volkswagen XL Sport Concept, a radical departure from the sturdy and economical vehicles for which the German automaker is known. The coupe is something of a mashup between car and motorcycle, featuring the same 197-horsepower V-twin engine found in …

2015 Volkswagen Beetle Classic Limited Edition

Aside from the visual appeal, Volkswagen Beetles have always had a special place in people’s wallets, too. Affordable, reliable, and fun to drive and look at, many believe the car is an easy win-win-win. However, over the years, its price has steadily crept up as more bells …

Volkswagen Beetle GRC

Call it a Bug on steroids. A Franken-Bettle. A Monster. Whatever you want to go with this latest Volkswagen Beetle GRC is one insect you don’t want to mess with because it will mess with you back. Pumping out 544-hp, this Beetle is tuned for competition in …

Volkswagen GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo

Hot on the heels of the Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo, Volkswagen is set to unleash its own entrant in the Vision Gran Turismo series. Initially unveiled at the Wörthersee gathering in Austria, the Volkswagen GTI Roadster will soon be able to play in Gran Turismo 6. The aggressively styled open-top roadster …