We attend the Volkswagen Dub Drive GCC 2017 in Dubai (video)

vw-Dub-Drive-GCC-2017_01-600x450 We attend the Volkswagen Dub Drive GCC 2017 in Dubai (video)  Volkswagen owners from across the region gathered at the Dubai Autodrome on the 21st April weekend at the largest ever exclusive event for the GCC. Read More >>

So we got a 2017 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line

2017-Volkswagen-Beetle-R-Line-in-the-UAE-1-600x450 So we got a 2017 Volkswagen Beetle R-Line  The second generation of the “new” Volkswagen Beetle is a much more interesting car than the one before it, but it’s struggling to make headway in our GTI-loving market. Read More >>

So we got a 2017 Volkswagen Passat

2017-Volkswagen-Passat-Sport-in-the-UAE-600x450 So we got a 2017 Volkswagen Passat  The American-built VW Passat got a minor facelift last year, having been on the market since 2012. We thought it’d have a bigger impact on the midsize sedan scene, given that it easily has the most cabin space in this segment, but key features were missing that may have caused it to become an also-ran. Read More >>

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace 2018 7-seater leaked

2017-volkswagen-tiguan-seven-seat-model-for-china-2-600x451 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace 2018 7-seater leaked  Following teasers in the form of sketches, Volkswagen has unofficially unveiled the seven-seat model of their Tiguan crossover via a so-called leak. Shown here in China-spec, the new model is named the Tiguan Allspace or Tiguan L, depending on the market. Read More >>

Volkswagen Golf GTI Oettinger kit available in GCC

2017-Volkswagen-Golf-GTI-Oettinger-Oettinger-Sportsystems-Kit-Front-600x450 Volkswagen Golf GTI Oettinger kit available in GCC  German car manufacturer Volkswagen is now offering Middle Eastern customers exclusive aerodynamic packages created in collaboration with Oettinger Sportsystems GmbH to accentuate the sporty visuals of the Golf GTI. Read More >>

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan now available with R-Line pack

2017-VW-Tiguan-R-line-600x450 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan now available with R-Line pack  Following the launch of the new-generation Volkswagen Tiguan this October, Volkswagen Middle East has introduced R-Line packages for their compact SUV, catering to customers who appreciate a racier look. Read More >>

2018 Volkswagen Atlas revealed

db2016au00904-1-600x450 2018 Volkswagen Atlas revealed  Volkswagen’s crossover range always had some room at the top for a large seven seater SUV. Now the German manufacturer has made a step to fill that void with the VW Atlas. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport

2016-VW-Golf-GTI-in-the-UAE-600x450 So we got a 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport  Revealed late last year, the Clubsport version of the ever-popular VW Golf GTI is supposed to be the most aggressive version of this front-driver yet. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 Volkswagen Touareg V6 Sport

2016-VW-Touareg-V6-Sport-in-the-UAE-600x450 So we got a 2016 Volkswagen Touareg V6 Sport  The Touareg is easily one of VW’s best cars at the moment, which is amazing considering it’s half-a-decade old already. It was facelifted a year ago to keep it fresh, and this is the first time we got to look at the “new” one up close. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport and Clubsport S at the Nurburgring, Germany

2016-VW-Golf-GTI-Clubsport-6-600x450 First drive: 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport and Clubsport S at the Nurburgring, Germany  Seven minutes 49 seconds. That’s how long it takes the Volkswagen Golf GTi Clubsport S to scoot around the daunting Nurburgring Nordschleife. Read More >>

Facelifted 2017 Volkswagen Amarok sketches “leaked”

image-32-600x450 Facelifted 2017 Volkswagen Amarok sketches "leaked"  A few sketches of the facelifted Amarok pickup from Volkswagen have been “leaked” recently. The new model has a refreshed interior as well as an updated exterior. Read More >>

First drive: 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan in Germany

2017-VW-Tiguan-600x450 First drive: 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan in Germany  Volkswagen has done well with the Tiguan -– sales of more than 2.8 million examples globally since its 2007 launch is reflective of that –- but there’s no denying it was getting long in the tooth against a horde of fresher rivals. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Volkswagen Passat in the UAE

2016-Volkswagen-Passat-in-the-UAE-600x450 First drive: 2016 Volkswagen Passat in the UAE  The Americanised Volkswagen Passat has been around since 2012, when it caused a few ripples by separating from the smaller European Passat and transforming into a larger car with class-leading space for a midsize sedan. Read More >>

Volkswagen Golf GTI is the company’s best-seller in the Middle East

vw-golf-gti-uae-600x450 Volkswagen Golf GTI is the company's best-seller in the Middle East  When we went on a VW-sponsored trip to the 2016 Qatar Motor Show last week, we sat down with Thomas Milz, head of Volkswagen Middle East, for a casual chat on how the company is doing in the Middle East. Read More >>

First drive: 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf in Germany

2016-Volkswagen-e-Golf-600x450 First drive: 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf in Germany  With all the controversy surrounding Volkswagen’s current woes with diesel cars, it is easy to forget that dirty diesel was never a viable environmentally-friendly alternative to petrol, ever. Read More >>