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Volkswagen Golf scores well in Ncap tests.

New Volkswagen Golf one of 14 to top Ncap rankings

THE new Volkswagen Golf, which goes on sale in January, is one of 14 new cars to have been awarded a top five-star rating from European consumer protection outfit Euro Ncap. And it also won the award for innovations in the area of integral safety, the Golf’s lane assist and front assist features as well […]

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Which is the best VW T5 based camper van of all?

THE Bilbo’s Celex LWB is the overall winner of the biggest ever group test of Volkswagen campers. The leading magazine’s highly experienced team tested 12 campers, all based on the current Volkswagen T5, featuring the classic side kitchen layout with an elevating roof. The campers tested included Volkswagen’s own California, while the remainder were from […]

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Volkswagen’s city car picks up! another award

The Volkswagen up! has picked up yet another award, this time by winning the inaugural MoneySupermarket.com car of the year competition. MoneySupermarket.com approached wheelworldreviews.co.uk back in August and asked them to be one of a select number of online judges for its new competition; naming the top 10 cars of the past 12 months. Every […]

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VW announces prices of next generation Golf

VOLKSWAGEN has announced the prices for its new Golf range. It will cost from £16,330 on the road, which is slightly less than the outgoing model. VW has sold over 29-million Golfs, and the latest model will be lighter, safer and more efficient. The seventh generation Golf will be offered in three trim grades in […]

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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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Dreaming of a California – take 10 years to buy yours

NOW that summer’s arrived, Volkswagen is offering some tempting low-rate finance deals on its popular California Campervan. The German manufacturer is offering up to 10 years to pay for new vehicles, but if your budget won’t stretch to a new one, the company says it has a good selection of Assured Used vehicles available through […]

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Crazy as Golf clocks up 450,000 miles

ALTHOUGH Volkswagen has a reputation for build quality and reliability, surely even they were surprised when they heard about Roy Dyson’s Golf. Even by the German marque’s standards of longevity, his Mk IV Golf S TDi really stands out. It has now clocked up 450,000 miles! And he didn’t even buy it new. Back in […]

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GTi tops Volkswagen’s Golf cabriolet range

THE wait for the new Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet is over. It made its debut at March’s Geneva Motor Show and can now be ordered from VW dealerships at prices between £29,310 On The Road for the manual variant through to £30,610 for the DSG model. The GTI is now top model in the Golf Cabriolet […]

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