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Volkswagen introduces Alexa-powered interactive test drives of all-electric ID.4 SUV

September 23rd, 2022 by

Volkswagen and Amazon are set to deliver an innovative new take on the automotive test drive. Starting this fall, customers in select regions can schedule an in-person Alexa-guided test drive of Volkswagen’s ID.4 SUV. Following a brief walkaround of the vehicle with a Volkswagen Product Specialist, participants will embark on a real-world test drive with Amazon Alexa…

The new ID. Buzz is the Bus of the future.

September 7th, 2022 by

The ID. Buzz reflects a new era for motoring. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has already begun sales in Europe and the first vehicles will be delivered to their owners this Fall. There are two versions: the ID. Buzz2 MPV and the ID Buzz Cargo1 van. The ID. Buzz is an avant-garde vehicle for families, active people and businesses….

Volkswagen announces limited Golf R 20th Anniversary Edition for North American market.

September 1st, 2022 by

Volkswagen of America today announces the highly anticipated Golf R 20th Anniversary Edition for the North American market. A world model, it celebrates 20 years of high-performance all-wheel-drive Golf vehicles, beginning with the release of the Golf R32 in Europe in 2002. “Twenty years is a significant milestone for the R performance brand of models, and…

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Volkswagen Group and Canada aim to advance sustainable battery supply chain in North America.

August 23rd, 2022 by

Volkswagen Group (Volkswagen AG) and the Government of Canada aim to promote e-mobility in the country and to explore opportunities across Canada’s automotive and battery supply chain. This was agreed on in a “Memorandum of Understanding” (MoU) signed today in Toronto by Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess and Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry, François-Philippe…

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2021 and 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 and 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan named to Cars.com’s 2022 Car Seat Fit Report Card.

August 23rd, 2022 by

Volkswagen of America, Inc. is honored to announce that Cars.com gave top marks to the 2021 and 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 and the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan in its Car Seat Fit Report Card. The 2022 Car Seat Fit Report Card was determined by car seat installations throughout the year in 52 different vehicles. Over the past…

Volkswagen hosts youth soccer clinic with Chattanooga Football Club (CFC).

August 22nd, 2022 by

Volkswagen and Chattanooga Football Club hosted two soccer clinics for children of the Chattanooga community on August 20, 2022 at Finley Stadium. U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team legend, Clint Dempsey, and U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team player, Lynn Williams, were in attendance to help lead the two training sessions. Mayor of Chattanooga, Tim Kelly, also…

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Inside Chattanooga: The Road to Electrification

August 3rd, 2022 by

From the time Volkswagen first announced plans to open its U.S.-based automotive assembly plant in 2008 to today, Chattanooga has played a crucial role in VW’s journey toward electric mobility. Since 2012, Volkswagen has invested more than $3.5 billion in its Chattanooga operations, employed more than 4,000 individuals, and produced more than one million cars—all while positioning itself to become North…

Volkswagen starts U.S. assembly of all-electric ID.4 flagship in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

July 26th, 2022 by

Volkswagen of America (VWoA) today marked the start of production of its all-electric ID.4 compact SUV in Chattanooga, Tenn., the company’s first electric vehicle assembled in the United States. The ID.4 is Volkswagen Group’s most popular all-electric model, with 190,000 units delivered to customers globally since its launch in 2021.Volkswagen aims to ramp up ID.4…

Volkswagen continues to democratize technology with its MY23 lineup

July 18th, 2022 by

Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced its changes for the 2023 model year today. Each model in the current lineup has been introduced, redesigned or refreshed in the previous two model years, resulting in the freshest Volkswagen lineup in years. Layering on more value for 2023, Volkswagen Digital Cockpit is now standard across the lineup, and…

Four tips to keep your Volkswagen beach-ready all summer

July 14th, 2022 by

Summer’s here and there are few greater pleasures than taking a trip to the beach to help beat the heat. And taking just a little time to gameplan on how to make a VW ID.4, Atlas or Tiguan beach-ready can help maximize fun in the sun while protecting your car from sand, sun and other…

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