Tag: Volkswagen

Strengthening cybersecurity for connected cars of the future

Strengthening cybersecurity for connected cars of the future

‘Connectivity’ is a big thing in the auto industry these days and will continue to grow in importance in coming years. Where connectivity before was confined to having smartphones interface with the infotainment systems in the car, the next phase will see vehicles ‘talking’ to other vehicles as well as […]

Volkswagen Touareg goes into third generation

Volkswagen Touareg goes into third generation

The Touareg was Volkswagen’s first SUV, introduced in 2002 and a joint development with Audi (for the Q7) and Porsche (for the Cayenne). The model would start a line of smaller SUVs which have become major contributors to the brand’s global volume. Two generations of the Touareg have passed and […]

Cost of maintenance for Volkswagen vehicles reduced

Cost of maintenance for Volkswagen vehicles reduced

There is sometimes the perception that owning a car from a European brand means spending more on maintenance than for a Japanese car. It may be true in some cases but as far as Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) is concerned, keeping motoring costs low for its customers has been […]

Volkswagen to produce cabriolet variant of T-Roc SUV

Volkswagen to produce cabriolet variant of T-Roc SUV

The green light has been given for the production of a new cabriolet model based on the T-Roc, the compact crossover SUV which Volkswagen launched last year. The new model, which will be the German carmaker’s first convertible SUV, will go on sale in the first half of 2020. A […]