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Volkswagen Buggy Up! Concept

Without any fanfare or preliminary publicity, Volkswagen debuted its Buggy Up! concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Modeled after fiberglass Meyers Manx dune buggies first popularized in the 1960s, VW’s two-seater is made of lightweight steel with a reinforced underbody, powered by a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder gasoline engine. … READ MORE


Volkswagen Beetle – Black Turbo Launch Edition | Limited Pre-Order

Remember that little black critter from Volkswagen which sped across the flower bed and backyard garden during a Super Bowl commercial break? Now you will have the opportunity to own one, or more like the real-life facsimile of it. Introducing the 2012 Black Turbo Launch Edition Beetle … READ MORE


Volkswagen XL1 Concept Vehicle | Debuts At MoMA Gala In New York City

Flanked by celebrities Rose Byrne, Padma Lakshmi, Chloe Sevigny, and Lucy Lui, carmaker Volkswagen unveiled its XL1 prototype at this week’s celebratory dinner at Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City. While the vehicle made its global debut at Doha, Qatar earlier this year, the … READ MORE


Volkswagen – The New Beetle | “Still Turns Heads. Just Faster.”

Abiding its moniker as “The People’s Car”, Volkswagen made a simulcast introduction in Shanghai, Berlin, and New York on the newest Volkswagen Beetle. What is to be the 3rd generation within the Beetle franchise, its new silhouette no longer prescribed to the round, cutesy design, or so-called … READ MORE


Volkswagen Bulli Concept – Updated VW Microbus

Built during the time of free love, rock & roll, and drugs, the Volkswagen Microbus (known as Bulli in Germany) seen its share of bong hits, sex rump, and mediocre rock star wannabes through its lifetime. This year, the German automaker will resurrect the 64 year old … READ MORE


Volkswagen Black Beetle Commercial + Youtube Experience Video

Sufferers of entomophobia and myriopodophobia need not apply though the fancy leg works by this black hexapod are such that you might just miss it running across the screen. Shown in the previous trailer and finally debut during last night’s Super Bowl XLV broadcast, the silhouette at … READ MORE

Volkswagen Studie Race Touareg 3 Qatar

Volkswagen Touareg Special Editions

Even completing the Dakar Rally Dakar Rally is too much for some teams; VW has topped the podium at the open desert race for three consecutive years with it’s Touareg SUV. This year, VW is giving the Touareg a set of two makeovers, in honor of the … READ MORE

Volkswagen Black Beetle Commercial Teaser

Volkswagen Black Beetle Commercial Teaser

VW is set to air two ads during Super Bowl XLV, one of which is a teaser for the 2012 Beetle. The new Beetle, of which official photos haven’t been released, still isn’t shown in the commercial – rather, the car is symbolized by a racing-striped real … READ MORE


Leica M9 Titanium – By Walter de’Silva | Detailed Look

When it was announced at Photokina 2010, last month in Cologne, Germany, many pondered about one thing and one thing only – what took Leica so long? What they implied was the announced Lecia M9 Titanium by Walter de’Silva . Based on the venerable model, the new … READ MORE


Freshness Week In Review: 09/20/2010 – 09/24/2010

Just as the folks in New York City are recovering from the recently wrapped New York Fashion Week, the Alexander Wang bootie-clad army of editors and buyers fled the city and moved their actions and sharp opinions to Milan and London. Meanwhile, heels and bowties aside, the … READ MORE


Volkswagen Group x Leica M9 Titanium | By Walter de’Silva

With one of the largest photography trade show, Photokina 2010, underway in Cologne, Germany, Leica announced several new entries to both compact and DSLR camera markets. One noted exception would be the Lecia M9 Titanium. Based on the venerable model, the new Lecia M9 Titanium was created … READ MORE