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VW finally gets a partner in Malaysia

VW finally gets a partner in Malaysia

"It is our strategic goal to develop products for the so-called ’emerging markets’ and that is why VW is giving attention to the ASEAN market, starting with Malaysia," Stefan Jacoby, a senior Volkswagen executive (now heading Geely’s new Volvo unit) explained to this writer in early 2006 at the headquarters […]

Volkswagen transporter available from £239 a month

Volkswagen transporter available from £239 a month

A NEW Contract Hire and Finance Lease offer for the new Transporter has been announced, which starts from £239 a month. Despite the new vehicle’s enhanced engines and improved specification, this monthly rate is just £10 a month more than the current offer for the outgoing van. To make all […]

Volkswagen vans overtake rivals for fifth consecutive month

Volkswagen vans overtake rivals for fifth consecutive month

VOLKSWAGEN Commercial Vehicles has increased its market share and improved from having the UK’s third to the second best-selling van range (up to 7.4 tonnes) in the last five consecutive months from May to September. In September, total registrations of Volkswagen vans (up to 7.4 tonnes) rose by nine per […]

Sportline limited edition X model introduced

Sportline limited edition X model introduced

VOLKSWAGEN’S dynamic Sportline van range is proving more successful than ever. According to the manufacturer, despite the current economic climate Sportline sales are already ahead of this time last year. If success continues at the same rate, boosted by the recent introduction of a Transporter Sportline Limited Edition X model, […]

Helpful finance offers from Volkswagen commercial vehicles

Helpful finance offers from Volkswagen commercial vehicles

THE LATEST range of offers from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, currently being promoted in a series of radio adverts featuring Ray Winstone, make it as easy and convenient as possible to afford and budget for a new or used Volkswagen Caddy, Caddy Maxi, Transporter or Crafter van. These offers are only […]

Volkswagen scoops pair of awards at Fleet World Honours

Volkswagen scoops pair of awards at Fleet World Honours

VOLKSWAGEN Fleet Services has been presented with the Editor’s Award, and for the third year running Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has scooped the Best Large Van award for its Crafter at the annual Fleet World Honours held at the RAC Club in London. Presented to Cheryle Kateley, Fleet Marketing Manager, Volkswagen […]

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

AT THIS time of year students all over the country will be setting sail for pastures new as they embark upon their university careers. Many of them will be fresh-faced 18-year-olds, happily loading up their ‘new’ cars way beyond the recommended safety levels with records, clothes, homebrew kits and – […]

Volkswagen wins biggest fleet order ever for Caddy

Volkswagen wins biggest fleet order ever for Caddy

THE DURABILITY and competitive whole life costs of the Volkswagen Caddy van, together with the professional support from its Corporate Fleet team, have won Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles its biggest fleet order ever for 5,300 vehicles. Following the tender process, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has announced that British Gas, which already has […]

The who magic bus scale model joins merchandise range

The who magic bus scale model joins merchandise range

A LIMITED edition, 1:43 scale model of a unique 1965, split-screen Volkswagen Transporter van with special The Who Magic Bus branding is available to order online at www.volkswagenmerchandise.co.uk or from the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles network. The Who Magic Bus Volkswagen Transporter van was created for a fundraising competition last year […]