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Karl Lagerfeld Presenting Special Edition Volkswagen Polo and Golf STYLE
Karl Lagerfeld Presenting Special Edition Volkswagen Polo and Golf STYLE

27 Dec 2010, 11:40 UTC / German automaker Volkswagen is introducing a new pack of optional goodies for the Polo and Golf. The company was determined to make the new release shine, so it decided to appoint fashion designer a...

 
Volkswagen Polo is Drive Car of the Year 2010
Volkswagen Polo is Drive Car of the Year 2010

25 Nov 2010, 15:04 UTC / Volkswagen was awarded 'Drive Car of the Year 2010' for the Polo 77TSI. This is the second major award handed to the new Polo, as the car has begun its career with the most prestigious tit...

 
Volkswagen to Enter the RAC Future Car Challenge
Volkswagen to Enter the RAC Future Car Challenge

19 Oct 2010, 12:27 UTC / The German automaker today announced that three Volkswagens are set to compete in the very first RAC Future Car Challenge on November 6, 2010. The event follows a route from Madeira Drive in Brighto...

 
VW Polo Sedan Debuts in Moscow
VW Polo Sedan Debuts in Moscow

27 Aug 2010, 10:06 UTC / The Moscow International Motor Show being held these days in the Russian capital was the venue of choice for German manufacturer Volkswagen to pull the wraps off its new Polo sedan (Saloon in the VW...

 
Multiple Security Awards for VW in the UK
Multiple Security Awards for VW in the UK

16 Jun 2010, 12:44 UTC / Volkswagen has received multiple category awards as well as the overall accolade for the best car manufacturer at the British Insurance Vehicle Security Awards (BIVSA), which was presented today by ...

 
2011 Volkswagen CrossPolo Official Details and Photos
2011 Volkswagen CrossPolo Official Details and Photos

14 Jun 2010, 08:26 UTC / Four months after the first photos showing the CrossPolo version of Golf's little brother were released, German manufacturer Volkswagen pulled the wraps off the model today, completing the offe...

 
Volkswagen Polo to Receive an R Version
Volkswagen Polo to Receive an R Version

4 May 2010, 06:58 UTC / Volkswagen’s performance division, R GmbH, plans to get its hands on the Polo, according to Autocar. After the Scirocco R and the Golf R, which are already on sale, the engineers at “R G...

 
VW Polo Clinches 2010 World Car of the Year Award
VW Polo Clinches 2010 World Car of the Year Award

1 Apr 2010, 14:48 UTC / At a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show today, the Volkswagen Polo was declared the 2010 World Car of the Year. The VW Polo was chosen from an initial entry list of thir...

 
Volkswagen Polo Vivo Unveiled in South Africa
Volkswagen Polo Vivo Unveiled in South Africa

15 Mar 2010, 07:54 UTC / The South African division of German carmaker Volkswagen revealed today the new Polo Vivo for the local market, bringing with it somewhat of a disappointment for those who were expecting a more new ...

 
Honeywell Turbocharges the New VW Polo BlueMotion
Honeywell Turbocharges the New VW Polo BlueMotion

3 Mar 2010, 08:09 UTC / Nowadays downsizing is everything. Cars need to be more fuel efficient, while drivers won’t settle for less power, so turbocharging seems to be the only way to achieve that. Honeywell, the lea...

 
Volkswagen CrossGolf Details and Photos Released
Volkswagen CrossGolf Details and Photos Released

25 Feb 2010, 09:15 UTC / Following last week's introduction of the new CrossPolo, German carmaker Volkswagen released today details on CrossPolo's bigger brother, the CrossGolf or, as VW likes to call it, the miss...

 
Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Available on the UK Market
Volkswagen Polo BlueMotion Available on the UK Market

19 Feb 2010, 13:22 UTC / The Volkswagen Polo range’s most efficient model, the Polo BlueMotion, is now available to order at VW dealerships across the UK, starting from 14,445 pounds on the road (15,045 pounds for the...

 
Volkswagen Shows First CrossPolo Pictures
Volkswagen Shows First CrossPolo Pictures

19 Feb 2010, 11:14 UTC / Following its plan to became the world’s largest automaker by 2018, Volkswagen has to take careful decisions and avoid making any serious mistakes. Another important part of the strategy is en...

 
2011 VW Polo GTI: First Photos and Details
2011 VW Polo GTI: First Photos and Details

18 Feb 2010, 08:05 UTC / The 2010 Geneva Auto Show will be the perfect venue for most carmakers to officially unveil their latest contraptions to the world. So is the case with German manufacturer Volkswagen, which is prepa...

 
Volkswagen Celebrates the 11,111,111th Polo
Volkswagen Celebrates the 11,111,111th Polo

4 Feb 2010, 13:44 UTC / Volkswagen Group India celebrated today the roll-out of the 11,111,111th Polo ever produced in the world, at the the Volkswagen plant in Pune. The event was attended by Horst Kohler, President of th...

 
VW Polo Receives 2010 Car of the Year Crown
VW Polo Receives 2010 Car of the Year Crown

26 Jan 2010, 09:21 UTC / After back in November the new Polo has become the first Volkswagen to win the award in the last 18 years, the award ceremony held yesterday in Wolfsburg sealed the European Car of the Year 2010 cro...

 
VW Polo and Race Polo Released in India
VW Polo and Race Polo Released in India

6 Jan 2010, 08:52 UTC / Besides several world premieres, the Auto Expo 2010 also witnessed the local introduction of the Volkswagen Polo as well as the customized version of the car, the so-called Polo Cup, which is fitted...

 
VW Polo BlueMotion Order Books Opened
VW Polo BlueMotion Order Books Opened

15 Dec 2009, 09:28 UTC / Consumers who are looking to buy a Polo BlueMotion can now place their orders as Volkswagen recently opened the order books for the car shown for the first time at Geneva. Just like any BlueMotion m...

 
Polo, the First VW Car of the Year in 18 Years
Polo, the First VW Car of the Year in 18 Years

2 Dec 2009, 07:45 UTC / As we told you on Monday, the Volkswagen Polo has been chosen Car of the Year 2010 in Europe and, as promised, we come back on the story to give an idea of the reasons which led to this title. Being...

 
2010 European Car of the Year: Volkswagen Polo
2010 European Car of the Year: Volkswagen Polo

30 Nov 2009, 13:43 UTC / The Germans have done it! What is perhaps the best Polo in generations has been recognized as the 2010 European Car of the Year. The mini-Golf managed to come in front of no less than 33 contenders ...