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VW Passat BlueMotion estate is still jazzing it up

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Passat Estate Perfect for jazz musicians and families, KEITH WARD reviews the versatile VW Passat estate. IN its six generations and 15-million sales over the last 38 years, VW’s Passat Estate has long enjoyed a revered status, at times outselling the saloon and sought after used as well as […]

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VW Polo road test reveals the sweet taste of success

It’s not hard to see why the Polo is an award-winning car. Motoring Writer KEITH WARD understands why it has enjoyed the sweet taste of success. NOW into its fifth generation, the Polo seems to have been around as long as its namesake mint with the hole. The four-wheeled version has been crowned European Car […]

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When sun shines, make most of it with Golf cabrio

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW GOLF CABRIOLET GT BlueMotion 2.0 TDI 140PS Baffled as to why convertible car owners don’t go topless when the sun shines DAVID HOOPER says Volkswagen’s Golf Cabriolet is one of the best drop-tops on sale today.I DO like happy coincidences and for once, my road test of a beautiful […]

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VW gets your city car search up! and running

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW up! With puns galore, VW’s new up! city car has been well received. DAVID HOOPER looks at the new range. THIS new Volkswagen model could be right up! your street, and I’ve been driving the range! On sale now, VW has injected a bit of wordplay into the small […]

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New Beetle is more spacious and practical

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Volkswagen Beetle As VW’s new Beetle goes on sale, DAVID HOOPER has a look at the new range and previews the 1.2-litre model which goes on sale later this year. The Volkswagen Beetle is surely one of the most iconic cars ever made and now, a new generation of the […]

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Passat BlueMotion proves its eco credentials

ROAD TEST, REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Passat Estate SE BlueMotion Technology 2.0 TDI 140 PS 6spd DSG OK, Caravanners go for the 170PS version of the Passat, but who else needs all that horse power? TOM SCANLAN says: ‘no-one!’ That’s right. If the only thing you’re towing is a tailwind, 140 PS is enough. Well, […]

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Passat ideal for busy parents on economy drive

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Passat BlueMotion 1.6 TDI  With sharper styling, the latest Passat has plenty of presence. Beautifully finished, and with impressive economy, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER says VW’s latest Passat makes a compelling proposition. BELIEVE it or not, this the seventh generation of Volkswagen’s ever-popular Passat, and what an excellent car […]

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Catching up with Golf GTI, Convertible and Tiguan

ROADTEST REPORT: VW GOLF GTI, GOLF CABRIOLET AND TIGUAN The latest special edition Golf GTI marks yet another milestone. This year has been a busy one for Volkswagen. Wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER catches up with some of the latest newcomers. IT’S almost unbelievable to think that Volkswagen’s Golf GTI has now been with us in […]

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