Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW'

VW exec confirms Golf R 400, could pack up to 414-HP

There have been several reports that VW may build the Golf R 400 concept with its 395-hp 2.0L turbocharged engine. Now a VW exec has confirmed that it will be produced and that its final output could rise to around 414 horsepower.

Volkswagen C Coupe GTE Concept debuts in Shanghai

Volkswagen has unveiled the C Coupe GTE concept at the Shanghai Motor Show. This latest concept previews the future design of VW's large sedans, like the next-generation Phaeton with its horizontal lines, creases and coupe-like profile.

Volkswagen GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo Concept heads to Gran Turismo 6

Last year VW created a unique GTI Roadster for the Gran Turismo 6 video game and now its unveiled a second model - the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo concept.

2015 VW e-Golf is the GTI of electric cars [REVIEW]

Did Volkswagen just create one of the best electric cars under $40,000? Well lets just say that I was so impressed with the new eGolf that I asked Volkswagen if I could keep it longer - definitely something that I don't do often.

New VW Beetle coming within the next three years

Last month there were rumors that VW was considering killing off the Beetle and other slow selling models in its lineup. But now it's been confirmed that a new Beetle is in the works and that it will arrive within the next three years.

2017 VW Golf SportWagen Alltrack confirmed for the U.S.

VW continues to expand the Golf lineup and coinciding with the arrival of the new Golf SportWagen, VW has announced that the all-wheel-drive Alltrack model will go on sale in 2016 as a 2017 model.

VW introduces four Beetle Special Edition concepts in New York

VW of America is celebrating its 60th anniversary and to help with the celebration, VW has revealed four unique Beetle and Beetle Convertible models at the New York Auto Show.

VW's new SUVs to get more aggressive styling, small crossover coming in 2017

Volkswagen has previewed its new SUV lineup several times with concepts like the Cross Coupe GTE and T-Roc. When the new SUV lineup does arrive they will have a more aggressive design language than VW's conservative models, like the Passat and Jetta.

Volkswagen mulls a pickup for the U.S.

Volkswagen is reportedly looking at the idea of bringing a pickup truck to the U.S. market as it looks at ways to expand its lineup in the states.

VW Beetle may get dropped as VW reportedly looks to kill slow selling models

A new report claims that VW may soon cut more slow selling models from its lineup. VW has already confirmed plans to kill the Eos convertible, but now there's a report that the Polo and even the Beetle may be on the chopping block.

2015 VW Passat Limited Edition starts at $23,995

VW has announced the introduction of a new Limited Edition version of the 2015 Passat that starts at $23,995, and supersedes the Wolfsburg and SE trim lines.

2015 VW e-Golf gets a cheaper Limited trim and starts at $33,450

VW has announced the introduction of a new Limited Edition version of the all-electric e-Golf that starts at $33,450, almost $2,000 less than the SEL version.

VW Sport Coupe Concept GTE debuts at the Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen has revealed the Sport Coupe Concept GTE at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, which is a sleek four-door coupe that previews a new model that could take the brand further upmarket.

Volkswagen to preview next-gen CC with a concept in Geneva

Volkswagen is going to give us a preview of the next-generation CC four-door coupe with a new concept at the Geneva Motor Show next week. VW hasn't released the name of the concept, but we do have two sketches of the new concept, which features a more aggressive and coupe-like body than today's model.

2015 VW Golf SportWagen priced at $21,395

Volkswagen has released the pricing for the 2015 Golf SportWagen, which starts at $21,395 for the 1.8T S model with the manual transmission, while the TDI Clean Diesel model starts at $24,595, a reduction of almost $2,000 over the previous base TDI model price.

Volkswagen gives the Golf the R-Line treatment

Volkswagen has revealed the new Golf R-Line, which is a sporty version of the standard Golf for people that don't want to make the jump to either the GTI or Golf R.

Volkswagen finally makes Android users happy

Volkswagen has announced that it's going to move away from the current media device interface (MDI) in its vehicles and instead will install USB ports.

Volkswagen Golf GTD Variant revealed ahead of its debut in Geneva

Volkswagen has unveiled another version of the Golf Variant - the Golf GTD Variant, which is basically a wagon version of the diesel-powered Golf GTD hatchback.

BMW and VW join forces to create an EV charging network

BMW and VW are set to emulate Tesla by creating an electric vehicle charging network across both the East and West coast of the U.S.

VW close to decision about the 395-hp Golf R 400 for the U.S.

VW execs are currently close to decision about a production version of the Golf R400 and maybe even a new van for the U.S.

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