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2008 Volkswagen Caddy Maxi Life

The Caddy Maxi Life is Volkswagen's contribution to the Australian people mover category, carrying up to seven adults and their luggage in perfect comfort.   A blend of form and function, VW boasts its Caddy Maxi Life sets new standards for cleverly utilising space. With a total length of 4.88 metres, a width of 1.8 metres, and a height of 1...

2008 Volkswagen New Beetle Anniversary Edition Review

2008 VW New Beetle Anniversary Edition Review & Road Test Who said black and white was boring? Model Tested: 2008 Volkswagen New Beetle Anniversary Edition 1...

Volkswagen Touareg R50 & Mercedes Benz ML500 review

2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 & Mercedes Benz ML500 Review & Road Test & Comparison Model tested: 2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 Recommended Retail Price: $129,990. Options fitted: None fitted. Stupendous torque; good fuel efficiency; styling; RNS510. Weight; foot operated park brake; I don't own one. CarAdvice rating: (4...

2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 Review

2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 Review Aus leidenschaft zum automobile Model Tested: 2008 Volkswagen Touareg R50 Wagon 5...

2008 Volkswagen Tiguan First Steer

The Volkswagen Tiguan is a car that will set the revitalised German importer apart and at the same time take it into a headlong battle with some of the most established Japanese brands in one of Australia’s most volatile market segments. - David Twomey VW Australia marketing director Peter Dierks says the Tiguan is set to become the second biggest selling VW in Australia, behind the 11,000+ a year VW Golf...

Volkswagen to add AWD to Polo?

Volkswagen is toying with the idea of offering an all-wheel-drive variant of its small car, the Polo. The VW small car architecture is the platform for the VW Polo, Seat Ibiza and Skoda Fabia. Erich Schmitt, president of Seat said the next-generation platform includes an AWD option. "Seat won't offer awd for its new Ibiza, but other group models could use it...

2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport TSI vs TDI review

2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport TSI vs TDI review Models Tested: 2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport TSI DSG - $37,290 (RRP) 2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport TDI DSG - $39,790 (RRP) Options: Metallic Paint (on grey TDI) $690; Leather seats (on red TSI) $2990 Two outstanding drivetrains, brilliant chassis, room, practicality, ride/handling balance TSI not quite as good with DSG, which one to pick? CarAdvice Rating: (Petrol & Diesel) - by Karl Peskett Photography by Anthony Crawford and Karl Peskett So this is where it gets really interesting...

Video: Volkswagen Scirocco promo

Volkswagen has released a pair of promo videos of its new and hotly anticipated Scirocco. The first of these two videos is a computer generated fly-by-wire tour of the Scirocco, and the second is a live action sequence boasting the performance of VW's newest model. The front-drive Scirocco in the clip is powered by a 2...

2008 Volkswagen Golf CGI

The Volkswagen Golf is arguably the worlds most prolific and versatile hatchback, encompassing variants such as the world's first twin-charged 1.4 TSI, the renowned GTi hot-hatch, and the potent all-paw R32. This particular rendering has been created over an actual spy photo of the 2008 VW Golf, ensuring proportions, lines and placement are highly accurate...

2008 Volkswagen Beetle 10th Anniversary Edition

Its hard to believe the new Beetle has already been around for a decade, and to celebrate its tenth birthday milestone Volkswagen has released the New Beetle Anniversary Edition. Based on the Beetle Miami, new alloy wheels, sports suspension, a fresh colour as well as a special interior begin the festivities, along with an exclusive body colour and stripe treatment...

Volkswagen Passat R36 Brisbane Motor Show

Volkswagen R36 Brisbane Motor Show     Volkswagen unveils the R36 at the Brisbane Motor Show.     The 3.5-litre engine is expected to put out around 220kW with a 0-100km/h time of just 5.6 seconds.    ...