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Volkswagen Won't Build Any ID.4 R Variant and There's a Simple Reason for That
Volkswagen Won't Build Any ID.4 R Variant and There's a Simple Reason for That

31 Oct 2022, 17:17 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Volkswagen R boss Reinhold Ivenz explains why there won’t be any MEB-based electric racer in the future, and it all comes down to batteries

 
Volkswagen T-Roc R Makes Hot Hatch Sounds at the Nurburgring
Volkswagen T-Roc R Makes Hot Hatch Sounds at the Nurburgring

10 Sep 2018, 16:25 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The T-Roc R should come out in 2019 and have the latest Golf R engine with 306 HP. We think this prototype even has a manual gearbox

 
Volkswagen Delivers 200,000 R Models Since 2002 Golf R32
Volkswagen Delivers 200,000 R Models Since 2002 Golf R32

6 Jul 2018, 18:52 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The R badge has been fitted to more cars than you think. There was the Touareg R50 with a 5-liter TDI, the Passat R36 and the sexy Scirocco R

 
Jost Capito Returns to VW as Boss of R GmbH
Jost Capito Returns to VW as Boss of R GmbH

2 Jun 2017, 16:18 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Jost Capito helped VW win three consecutive WRC titles in 2014, 2015 and 2016. But we like to think of him as the guy that made a Focus RS

 
Volkswagen R Division Focusing on Diesel and AWD Cars
Volkswagen R Division Focusing on Diesel and AWD Cars

22 Nov 2011, 01:57 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The VW R division is one of the newest of its kind, but it's already got clear plans for how to gather customers that want to go fast. In an interview for autoblog, Ulrich Riestenpatt gt. Ri...

 
Volkswagen R Announces Asian Ambitions
Volkswagen R Announces Asian Ambitions

1 Jun 2011, 06:05 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The 2011 season of the Scirocco R-Cup already kicked off last weekend, on the Zhuhai Circuit and, as with any manufacturer - sanctioned event, it took full advantage of its notoriety for the series ...

 
Volkswagen R Models Get New ESP
Volkswagen R Models Get New ESP

10 Feb 2011, 10:40 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Finally, VW got it! The Germans are installing a new ESP system that can be fully disconnected, for when the driver wants to take full advantage of the car’s potential, as autocar reports. ...