April 2014
  • 2014-04-20

    Webvideo: Night of the Stars / Volkswagen Group Night in Beijing

    Popcorn, cars und spectacle. In an exciting cinematic atmosphere Volkswagen presents the Group Night in Beijing...

  • 2014-04-16

    Application phase for the third annual “Science Award for Electrochemistry” from Volkswagen and BASF has begun

    The International Science Awards offer total prize money of €50,000, including €25,000 for the first prize...

  • 2014-04-10

    “The Next Leap in Mobility” – start of the Audi Urban Future Award 2014

    Four fundamental breaks with the past show the way to the future of urban mobility. This conclusion arises from research and dialogue with urban...

  • The Volkswagen plant in Puebla - in the background Izta-Popo volcanoes national preserve.

    Volkswagen launches “Think Blue. Nature.” nature conservation and biodiversity project in Mexico

    In the presence of the Mexican Secretary of Environment and Natural Resources Juan José Guerra, Andreas Hinrichs, the CEO of Volkswagen de México...

  • The Volkswagen XL1

    Iconic Volkswagen XL1 features in Designs of the Year exhibition

    The Volkswagen XL1 features in the Transport category, and was nominated for the exhibition by Andrew Nahum, Senior Keeper for The Science Museum...

March 2014
  • 2014-03-31

    Video: 40 years of Golf – Volkswagen is celebrating its icon

    It was the first car for many people, some discovered his beauty after some time, but all wish him a happy birthday...

  • Prof Winterkorn hands over a home shirt of the VfL Wolfsburg to the Chinese president Xi Jingping.

    Volkswagen supports intercultural exchange program with China

    Video: Chinese President Xi Jingping visits German-Chinese youth soccer match

  • 40 years of Golf

    40 years of Golf: best-seller, trend-setter and icon

    To this very day, more than 30 million vehicles of the best-seller have been sold. From day one, the Golf has reflected technological progress...

  • 50 years of ŠKODA 1000 MB: The compact car was presented on 21 March 1964, as successor to the former ŠKODA Octavia.

    A Legend Celebrates its Birthday: ŠKODA 1000 MB turns 50

    A completely new plant, a radically new vehicle design, the most advanced engine in its class at that time – the ŠKODA 1000 MB was a revolution for...

  • Electrifying - The e-Golf

    Volkswagen - Shaping the future of mobility

    Electrifying - The e-Golf / Publication VIAVISION No 02 - March 2014 ...

  • 2014-03-13

    Annual Report 2013

    The Volkswagen Group met and even beat its targets for 2013 despite the challenging competitive environment. "2013 was an extremely challenging year for...

  • At the opening ceremony of CeBIT 2014 in Hanover, Volkswagen Group Research presented the world premiere "James 2025", a vision of the virtual cockpit of tomorrow (left to right: Prof. Dieter Kempf, President of BITKOM, the German IT industry Association, Prof. Jürgen Leohold, Head of Group Research Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Minister-President of Lower Saxony Stephan Weil, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Federal Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel, Chairman of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn).

    Volkswagen Group expects new digitalization era in automobile industry

    At CeBIT, Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn presented the vision “James 2025”, a world premiere, to the Chancellor and the British Prime Minister...

  • Volkswagen Group Night 'Future Tracks', Motor Show Geneva 2014

    “Future Tracks” – Volkswagen Group Night in Geneva 2014

    In a spectacular show the Volkswagen Group presented a raft of innovative automobiles on the eve of one of Europe’s most important motor shows. Many...

  • The new Volkswagen SUV-concept car T-ROC

    Webvideo: world premiere of the T-ROC in Geneva

    Following the CrossBlue (USA), CrossBlue Coupé (China) and also Taigun (India) concept cars, Volkswagen is once again giving a look ahead to possible...

February 2014
  • The test center is perfect for testing the ESP assistance system: The drivers steer the 40-tonne trucks skilfully over the track to test their stability as they are driven in a circle.

    Playing it cool — winter tests in Sweden with MAN

    Snow, ice and temperatures as low as -35°C are ideal conditions for test runs. MAN trucks undergo endurance testing in Sweden. A day on the test track.

  • The new ŠKODA Octavia G-TEC - The new ŠKODA Octavia is going to be available with a natural gas engine for the first time. The bivalent 1.4 TSI engine with an output of 81 kW (110 hp) has been designed for CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) and petrol.

    CNG Campaign: The New ŠKODA Octavia G-TEC

    Consumption stands at 5.4 m3 (3,5 kg) natural gas per 100 km, which corresponds to CO2 emissions of just 97 g/km. Distances of up to 920 km can be...

  • Ducati Museum

    Make a virtual tour of the Ducati Museum in Bologna with Google Maps

    The Ducati Museum, which covers an area of 850 square metres, offers an impressive way to discover the origins of the company as well as admire the...

  • Most of the employees use bicycles to get around the facility.

    The model factory.

    Foshan in southern China is the newest of Volkswagen's production sites – and one of the most modern worldwide. A visit to a plant that was built from...

  • The plant, which was designed to meet special environmental criteria, was expanded for the production of the new Porsche Macan* and includes a body shop and an ultra-modern paint shop.

    Opening ceremony for new Porsche Macan plant in Leipzig

    The plant, which was designed to meet special environmental criteria, was expanded for the production of the new Porsche Macan and includes a body shop...

  • The ŠKODA Felicia Cabriolet: The popular car of the 1960s with increasing collector value.

    Exceptional ŠKODA Classics at the Rétromobile

    Another favourite on the classic car scene is the ŠKODA Felicia - even in Paris, visitors can admire the red restored piece from 1960, which is...

  • 2014-02-04

    Video: Bye, bye Bulli

    After 56 years, an era came to an end when production of the T2 stopped in Brazil. The Bulli brought generations together. The last model of the "Last...

  • Audi A5 Coupé

    The new ultra models from Audi A4, A5 and A6 with impressive efficiency

    The "ultra" designation stands for sustainable mobility that is fully available for everyday use. With a combined fuel consumption rate of...

January 2014
  • Opening of first office complex of the new Audi plant in San José Chiapa – from left to right: Matthias Müller, Head of Project Mexico, José Cabalan Macari Àlvaro, Secretary of Infrastructure of the state of Puebla, Thomas Sigi, Audi’s Board of Management Member for Human Resources, Rafael Moreno Valle Rosas, Governor of the state of Puebla, Dr. Frank Dreves, Audi’s Board of Management Member for Production and Roberto J. Moya Clemente, Secretary of Finance of the state of Puebla.

    Audi México on track for growth

    The Audi plant in San José Chiapa is fully on schedule. Workforce growth is also making good progress. By the end of the year, about 1,000 new employees...

  • Audi is launching a strategic partnership with Global Bioenergies. The carmaker will work with the French biotechnology company to promote the development of non-fossil fuels. In addition to the Audi e-gas and e-diesel projects, the research into e-gasoline is part of Audi's persistent efforts to find alternative fuels.

    Audi launches strategic partnership with Global Bioenergies

    In addition to the Audi e-gas and e-diesel projects, the research into e-gasoline is part of Audi's persistent efforts to find alternative fuels...

  • 2014-01-16

    Video: 50 years Volkswagen de México

    50 years of success unite Volkswagen and Mexico. Volkswagen began exports to Mexico back in 1954. At a ceremony in the Puebla works…