Press Releases

Volkswagen T-ROC: new SUV concept is set to rock Geneva Motor Show

Feb 28, 2014 08:31 GMT Volkswagen UK Meet the T-ROC, the latest Volkswagen SUV concept, which is making its debut at the Geneva Motor Show. The T-ROC offers a glimpse at future Volkswagen SUVs: it is smaller than the Tiguan, but larger than the Taigun SUV concept, which is in the development phase.

Feb 24, 2014 11:20 GMT Propel Technology New 4D NANO Design process draws on technology from outside the tyre industry to create all new Sincera SN832 ECORUN low rolling resistance energy-efficient tyre

New VW Golf GTE plug-in hybrid set for Geneva debut

Feb 21, 2014 09:01 GMT Volkswagen UK Volkswagen has unveiled the first pictures of the Golf GTE – a new plug-in hybrid version of the multi-award-winning Golf hatchback that combines the benefits of electric mobility with the dynamics of a Golf GTI.

Warning to Parents Over Incorrectly Fitted Child Restraints

Feb 20, 2014 10:54 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council is advising parents and carers to get a free check to make sure their child’s car restraint is fitted correctly.

Kirsten Stagg appointed new Head of Marketing for VW Commercial Vehicles

Feb 18, 2014 16:01 GMT Volkswagen UK Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has appointed Kirsten Stagg as its new Head of Marketing, with effect from 11 March 2014. In her new role, Kirsten will report directly to Alex Smith, Director of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, and will be responsible for spearheading the brand’s marketing activities in the UK.

Sinclair Volkswagen in Swansea opens doors in star-studded style

Feb 13, 2014 09:16 GMT Volkswagen UK The UK’s largest Volkswagen showroom – Sinclair Volkswagen in Swansea – has opened its doors in style with a host of leading Welsh stars. More than 400 guests joined staff from Sinclair Volkswagen on a ‘Big Night Out’ themed party to celebrate the official launch of Volkswagen UK’s largest state-of-the-art facility in the newly regenerated docklands, close to Swansea City centre.

North East electric cab fleet becomes biggest in country

Feb 12, 2014 20:45 GMT WeAreSparkle Northumberland-based private hire operator has expanded its electric taxi fleet, making it one of the biggest in the UK.

Volkswagen presents all-wheel-drive 560 bhp Rallycross-Beetle

Feb 11, 2014 08:48 GMT Volkswagen UK Wolfsburg / Chicago: The Volkswagen Beetle will enter motorsports in the U.S. this summer with a Rallycross Beetle featuring all-wheel-drive and a TSI engine that delivers more than 560 hp which was presented last week at the Chicago Auto Show.

Feb 06, 2014 16:27 GMT Propel Technology Falken’s AZENIS FK453CC SUV tyre range extended to include new 20” size ideally suited to Range Rover Evoque

Council on the path to an improved transport strategy

Feb 04, 2014 12:57 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Rochdale Borough Council has updated its strategy outlining its key transport priorities and aspirations until 2026.