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Golf R

Golf R is VW’s most powerful production model

GO on, you know you want one! The latest hotshot Golf, that is. You can now place an order for Volkswagen’s most powerful production Golf to roll off the Wolfsburg production lines. The Golf R boasts 300PS and the first examples will be delivered to buyers next March. The car comes in three and five-door […]

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XK150

Classy pair of classics go under the hammer

TWO of the best examples of classics cars are going under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions. The sale, on Saturday, July 27, will include a 1958 Jaguar XK150 S 3.4 Roadster and a recently restored 1962 Volkswagen Beetle 1200 Deluxe. When the Jaguar XK 150 ‘S’ 3.4 Roadster was produced it was the fastest production […]

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Volkswagen

Volkswagen musical offerings aim to beat rivals!

VOLKSWAGEN is inviting car buyers who love their music to get into the groove. The carmaking giant thinks that attracting music lovers is the key to boosting sales in the small car market. It is hoping two special editions of its award-winning up! will be in tune with drivers who have a keen ear for […]

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Golf GTi

Order book opens for latest Golf GTi

IT has long been considered an icon of the hot hatch market place, indeed it arguably created it, and pricing for latest variant of Volkwagen’s Golf GTi has been announced. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show last month, the seventh generation of the GTi is now available to order in the UK and will cost […]

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Focus ST

Red hot sales for Focus ST

  FORD’S Focus ST was the best-selling hot hatch in Europe over the last three months of 2012, accounting for 44 per cent of all sales during this period. It put the ST comfortably ahead of the Volkswagen Golf GTI with 33 per cent and Renault Megane Sport with 12 per cent, according to figures […]

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New VW Golf front

VW tees up for another round of Golf | Review

ROAD TEST REPORT: New Volkswagen Golf review At the wheel of an all-new Volkswagen model, KEITH WARD tees up for another round of Golf. HERE we go with another round of the Golf.  And it tees off in top form as the fifth best selling model in the UK in the year just ended, narrowly […]

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VW up! 5-door

VW up! review goes backwards to basics

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: VW Take up! 1.0 60PS 5-door Going back to basics, KEITH WARD road tests the entry-level version of the VW up! WARNING: This is the absolutely basic, stripped-out, entry-level version of the up!, VW’s admired and award-winning city car. To keep the price down, many of the features further up […]

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The new Volkswagen Golf Mk7

VW Golf model range ‘is the complete package’

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Volkswagen Golf Mk 7 The VW Golf has always been an important car, and as the seventh generation of this motoring icon goes on sale, Motoring Journalist MARTYN COLLINS has a look at the new range. FEW cars have a history and such significance as the new Volkswagen Golf. With […]

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