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VW Golf Production Exceeds 34 Million In Four Decades, Including 1 Million In 2017 31
Dec
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Reports, VW, VW Golf, VW Tiguan, VW Touran on 12 31st, 2017


Since its birth in 1974, the Golf has been an undisputed success for Volkswagen, and from the fourth generation until today, the benchmark against which any newcomer must measure itself.

Proof, if any was needed, is the impressive production number that exceeds 34 million examples in total for the hatchback, estate and Sportsvan, including almost 1 million put together this year alone.

“The Golf hatchback retained a commanding lead in its segment in Germany and Europe. The Golf estate recorded the strongest growth in the Golf family, at 11+ percent, compared with the previous year”, Volkswagen said.

However, the German car brand’s strongest growth in 2017 came from the Tiguan, whose sales rose by 40 percent compared to last year. In total, 730,000 units of the SUV were shipped to customers worldwide, with most orders coming from China and Germany.

Retaining a commanding lead in the MPV segment in Germany is the Touran. The minivan is quite popular in other European markets as well, and it brought important revenue for the Group in 2017 with approximately 150,000 units being shipped to customers worldwide.

The Volkswagen Group has yet to release their annual sales and revenue numbers, so it remains to be seen whether they can retain their dominant position, or if the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance will grab first place, as it did in the first six months of 2017.

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VW Variosport To Replace Golf SV And Touran 12
Sep
Posted by Brad Anderson in Reports, VW, VW Golf Sportsvan, VW Touran on 09 12th, 2017


Volkswagen plans on introducing a new van in 2021 to replace the Golf SV and Touran.
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24-Year-Old Grasps Onto VW In Bizarre German Incident 16
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in Offbeat News, video, VW, VW Touran, VW Videos on 06 16th, 2017


Every now and then, videos rise from the depths of the internet that are so strange that they leave you scratching your head. The following clip is one of them.
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Volkswagen Touran Minivan Gets A Skoda Makeover 23
Dec
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Renderings, Skoda, VW, VW Touran on 12 23rd, 2016


Skoda's new product offensive will see the addition of more SUVs, to keep up with the increased demand in worldwide markets, but what if they tried to do a minivan?
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VW Is Thankful For ‘Park Assist’, Remembers Its 10th Anniversary 25
Nov
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Tech, video, Volkswagen Sharan, VW, VW Caddy, VW CC, VW Crafter, VW Golf, VW Passat, VW Tiguan, VW Touran, VW Videos on 11 25th, 2016


Yes, we know that Thanksgiving is over, but the date also coincided with a decade of Park Assist, which Volkswagen says it was the first carmaker to offer  in 2006 on the Touran.

However, we're pretty sure that Toyota offered their own automatic parking system earlier than VW – at least in Japan, in the beginning of the new millennium.
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Volkswagen Recalls 30,000 CNG-Powered Vehicles In Europe To Replace Their Tanks 2
Sep
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Recalls, Reports, VW, VW Caddy, VW Passat, VW Touran on 09 2nd, 2016


There isn’t much room for error when it comes to compressed natural gas-powered vehicles, especially when it comes to their fuel system, so Volkswagen isn’t taking any risks.
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VW Adds New Trims And Upgrades Several Models In The UK 3
Jun
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in new cars, prices, UK, VW, VW Golf, VW Passat, VW Polo, VW Touran on 06 3rd, 2016


Waving goodbye to the Golf Estate SE, the Match Edition has joined the Volkswagen family in the United Kingdom.
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VW Touran Gets 180 PS 1.8 TSI, 190 PS 2.0 TDI 8
Apr
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in VW, VW Touran on 04 8th, 2016


Volkswagen has introduced two range-topping engines and a Milano design package for its compact MPV, in the latest iteration.
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VW Touran R-Line Priced From £27,740 In The UK 12
Feb
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in prices, Reports, UK, VW, VW Touran on 02 12th, 2016


Volkswagen's Touran MPV is now available in R-Line trim across the UK, featuring a selection of exterior and interior design enhancements.
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These Are Euro NCAP’s Safest Cars Of 2015 14
Jan
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in EuroNCAP, Ford Galaxy, Honda Jazz - Fit, Infiniti Q30, Jaguar XE, Mazda MX-5, Mercedes GLC, Volvo XC90, VW Touran on 01 14th, 2016


Volvo's XC90 is just one of the vehicles awarded with the Best-In-Class by Euro NCAP as the safety specialists released their finding in all segments.
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New VW Touran Looking Like A Real People-Pleaser In Swedish Spot 19
Oct
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in commercials, Sweden, video, VW, VW Touran, VW Videos on 10 19th, 2015


Generally speaking, being a people-pleaser isn't all that healthy for you if you're a person, though as a car manufacturer, getting an entire family to appreciate your MPV should be one of your main concerns.
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The R-Line Package Makes Itself Available For The Volkswagen Touran 5
Oct
Posted by Bogdan Zoltan in new cars, VW, VW Touran on 10 5th, 2015


Have you ever wanted a compact MPV that goes just like a standard, ordinary MPV but looks sporty? Well, then you’ll surely love this R-Line Volkswagen Touran.
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All-New XC90 & Q7 Ace Euro NCAP Tests, 7 Other New Models Do Well 2
Sep
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in Audi Q7, EuroNCAP, Ford Galaxy, Ford S-MAX, Mazda CX-3, Mitsubishi L200, Renault Kadjar, Toyota Avensis, video, Volvo XC90, VW Touran on 09 2nd, 2015


The good people of Euro NCAP released a whole bunch of new ratings ahead of the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, with two luxury SUVs leading the way in the all-new Volvo XC90 and Audi Q7.
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New VW Touran Ready For Order In The UK, Starting From £22,240 1
Sep
Posted by Michael Karkafiris in new cars, UK, VW, VW Touran on 09 1st, 2015


VW announced that order books for its new family carrier are now open, along with further range details.
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This VW Touran GTI Rendering Definitely Needs To Come Alive 11
Aug
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in concepts, Renderings, VW, VW Concepts, VW Touran on 08 11th, 2015


Let's not kid ourselves, the only thing more annoying than a slow, lumbering MPV is watching your favorite TV show without any Audio.
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