Press Releases

Hybrid VW Golf GTE makes UK debut next week at Gadget Show Live

Apr 02, 2014 09:27 BST Volkswagen UK Visitors to the Gadget Show Live at the NEC in Birmingham next week will be the first in the UK to see the new Volkswagen Golf GTE plug-in hybrid. Also on display on the Volkswagen stand at the show will be the record-breaking 313 mpg XL1 super-efficient vehicle and the fully electric e-up!, which is also available for accompanied test-drives.

 Norwegian’s Barcelona base has officially opened

Apr 01, 2014 14:37 BST Norwegian Norwegian today celebrated the opening if its new crew base in Barcelona. The new base is important to Norwegian’s international growth and Barcelona will be strategically important for the company’s future long-haul plans.

Read between the lines - Coseley station launches book swapping scheme

Apr 01, 2014 12:15 BST London Midland Coseley passengers will now be able to conquer the classics on their commute with their very own 'book swap' scheme.

Thule Group continues strategic direction to focus on the Sport&Outdoor sector with the divestment of trailer division

Apr 01, 2014 09:00 BST Thule Group The Thule Group has today agreed to divest its complete trailer business to the investment fund Accent Equity 2012. The agreement means that Accent Equity 2012 will be taking over the Thule Group trailer business including productions plants, design and engineering resources and sales across Europe.

Virgin Trains' X-Men train revealed


Virgin Trains pop-up shops’ scheme is a hit

Mar 31, 2014 16:14 BST Virgin Trains Virgin Trains’ customers travelling last week-end were delighted to discover a range of pop-up station shops as they waited for their trains.

Mar 28, 2014 15:31 GMT Next Level Information Ltd Two-day high-level TOC market briefing will explore maritime trade, logistics developments and infrastructure investment across fast-growing West Africa region

Forty years young: Volkswagen Golf stands the test of time

Mar 28, 2014 10:18 GMT Volkswagen UK Volkswagen is celebrating the 40th birthday of the most successful European car of all time: the Golf. More than 30 million vehicles of the best-seller have been sold and from the first to the seventh generation, the Golf has been a pioneer of technological progress.

Samport begins new international partnership: New terminals launched with PAX Technology

Mar 28, 2014 09:00 GMT Samport PAX Technology is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing terminal suppliers, and is based in China. Three brand new payment terminals are now being launched together with Sweden’s Samport Payments, featuring modern technology adapted for the Nordic market.

Iconic Volkswagen XL1 features in Designs of the Year exhibition @designmuseum

Mar 27, 2014 09:36 GMT Volkswagen UK The world’s most fuel-efficient hybrid car, the Volkswagen XL1, will go on display in the Design Museum in London alongside other examples of design excellence and Designs of the Year award nominees from a range of disciplines from today until 25 August.