September 2014
  • Concept Car Type 995

    Porsche - Top Secret

    As the physical manifestation of future concepts and tech­nological strokes of genius, prototypes are as indispensable as they are confidential. Some...

  • 2014-09-17

    MAN Diesel & Turbo: Tail wind for the cruise segment

    The cruise ship market is one of the strategic growth areas for the Medium Speed Business Unit at MAN Diesel & Turbo – and 2013 was indeed successful...

  • Four generations of SEAT Ibiza

    How the SEAT Ibiza got its name

    With the launch of the first SEAT Ibiza, the Spanish company "began to plot a new path towards independence and internationalisation". As a trending...

  • The new Volkswagen Golf GTE

    To the point: New Golf GTE

    The new Golf GTE, one of the most innovative compact models of our time, is being launched: it is sporty like the legendary Golf GTI and Golf GTD, yet...

  • 2014-09-08

    Volkswagen – Shaping the future of mobility

    Sustainable Mobility with natural gas - The CO2-friendly alternative / Publication VIAVISION No. 6 – September 2014

  • There are 21 engine test benches at the core of the new engine centre. In addition to testing new engine generations prepared for series production, highly dynamic tests are also possible on the powerful 400 kW test benches.

    ŠKODA starts new engine centre operations at Mladá Boleslav

    Together with Volkswagen Group, the manufacturer has invested around 45 million euros into the expansion of the existing ŠKODA Technology and Development..

  • 2014-09-02

    Roads to freedom.

    Take a jaunt through Italy's Piedmont region in the new Scirocco to visit legendary Italian car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro, who created the first...

August 2014
  • 2014-08-25

    Light my Fire

    In 1989, Audi presented its first model with a TDI engine. Since then, the technology has been an enormous success story – and the brand with the four...

  • Convoi in Travemünde

    Europe's largest Beetle meet: Travemünde rocks!

    Beetle Sunshine Tour celebrates its 10th anniversary. Over 470 vehicles and more than 3,000 international visitors on the Baltic coast...

  • High-quality and reliable: ŠKODA Popular (1934)

    Of automobiles and wanderlust

    The history of the ŠKODA brand is also a history of advertising. In the 1930s the brand image was shaped by ŠKODA’s convincing performance in strenuous...

  • 2014-08-07

    Made Perfect: How the Porsche Macan is made.

    It’s the playful ease that first catches the observer’s eye. Bodies float by on overhead conveyor units or travel from one production area to another on...

  • 2014-08-04

    The Bright Impression: the world's first series-production car with laser light technology.

    "As the virtually ideal single-point light source, the laser unlocks still unimaginable possibilities..."

July 2014
  • 2014-07-31

    Financial Report
    January - June 2014

    The Volkswagen Group reported solid business growth in the first six months of 2014 despite the ongoing difficult market environment. At EUR 98.8 billion..

  • Jochen Schumm, Chief Human Resources Officer of MAN SE and MAN Truck & Bus AG, chats with Germany Scholarship recipient Julia Aronova.

    MAN SE: "We nuture talent."

    with the predicted shortage of skilled professionals, MAN is taking a proactive approach. For the third time the Company is supporting students majoring...

  • 2014-07-21

    Webvideo: Golf Design through the ages

    The Golf is 'Das Auto'. It created its own class. And: It was groundbreaking with regards to style.

  • 2014-07-16

    World in motion

    The world of the automobile never stops – progress drives incessant change. But some things do remain constant...

  • Volkswagen concept car CrossBlue

    New midsize SUV from Volkswagen to be produced in Chattanooga

    The Volkswagen Group will be investing more than US$7 billion in the US and Mexico. It is Volkswagen’s goal to deliver 800,000 vehicles in the US by 2018..

  • 2014-07-08

    Water for the desert riders

    Volkswagen has continued to commit aid to the Tuareg relief project, taking on the sponsorship of a school for a ten-year period...

  • 2014-07-03

    Dream cars on enchanting roads

    The oldest ŠKODA car in Montafon will be the ŠKODA 1101 Roadster, better known as the "Tudor" dating back to 1948. In its time, the vehicle was...

June 2014
  • 2014-06-27

    Fifth Anniversary: an eco-building at the end of the world

    It’s cold - minus 32 degrees Celsius, according to the thermometer. There’s an icy wind blowing. The view is of a monotonous white ice desert.

  • Group photo of the MAN Truck & Bus AG brands: NEOPLAN bus, buses and trucks from MAN.

    A profile of MAN

    Everyone has seen MAN trucks and buses at one time or another; they are a familiar sight on German roads. But there’s much more to the MAN Group. With a...

  • Go for Gol! "A chance to play"

    "A chance to play"

    Mike has managed it. For him, the 'A chance to play' project run by the human rights organisation Terres des Hommes and the Volkswagen works council is...

  • The Golf GTE - The best of both worlds

    Volkswagen - Shaping the future of mobility

    The Golf GTE - The best of both worlds / Publication VIAVISION No 4 - June 2014

May 2014
  • The new three-cylinder unit will delight users with its low fuel consumption and emissions, as well as with its low weight.

    ŠKODA produces new three-cylinder petrol engines

    The Mladá Boleslav plant starts production of a new 1,0 MPI petrol engine in the EA211 range. Three-cylinder engines set new standards for efficiency...

  • SEAT Ibiza CUPSTER, enthusiasm and experience


    A team of 60 people has worked for a total number of 5,000 hours over four months to make this unique car - developed specially for the 30th anniversary...