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WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH … Honda, Mercedes-Benz and SEAT Off-Roaders get Top Marks for Safety

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Euro NCAP releases the safety ratings of three large off-roaders: the Honda CR-V, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and the  SEAT Tarraco. All three cars get a maximum five-star rating against Euro NCAP’s tough 2019 requirements. The new SEAT Tarraco shares Volkswagen’s MQB platform with the Škoda Kodiaq, rated as five-stars by Euro NCAP in 2017. Against the more stringent protocols of 2019, the Tarraco’s five-star rating is even more impressive and its score of 97 percent in adult occupant protection is amongst the best achieved by a car in this category. The previous-generation Honda CR-V was tested as a diesel in 2013. In a sign of the times,…

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World Premiere in Shanghai: VW I.D. CROZZ

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Volkswagen is developing an entirely new range of avant-garde electric vehicles. Now, Volkswagen is providing an important preview of these new frontrunners of electric mobility at Auto Shanghai 2017 (19 to 29 April). Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Board of Management, Volkswagen Brand: "By 2025, we want to boost annual sales of electric vehicles to one million units. The I.D. CROZZ will play a key role in that. Production will begin in 2020." The four-door car is the brand's first electrically powered crossover utility vehicle (CUV) – a coupé and sport utility vehicle (SUV) in one.

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Volkswagen in Geneva 2017: World Premiere of the new Volkswagen Arteon

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The new Arteon is the highlight of this year's show appearance by the Volkswagen brand at the Geneva International Motor Show. Both elegant and dynamic, it offers a remarkable amount of space and comfort with its coupé-like lines. The newly developed fastback model has the latest generation driver assistance systems, which in the past have been reserved for higher car classes.

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Volkswagen at CES 2017: “We are always on.”

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Always having your own profile and personal preferences with you – show visitors experience new individual connectivity via the Volkswagen Ecosystem "Interactive Experience" shows the next development stage of intuitive controls Visionary I.D. concept car combines the digitally connected world with an electrically powered car which can drive fully autonomously if you wish Wolfsburg, 5 January 2017 – True to the slogan "We are always on." Volkswagen is enabling visitors to experience its ideas about the mobility of tomorrow at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In the age of digitalisation, it diverges from the classic relationship between customer and…

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Volkswagen at the Paris Motor Show 2016 – World premiere of the I.D. concept car

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The I.D. is the first in a completely new generation of highly innovative electric vehicles from Volkswagen The zero-emission vehicle to already launch on market in 2020 Fully automated “I.D. Pilot” driving mode starting in 2025 I.D. lays the foundation to become global market leader in electric mobility Think New! Under this guiding principle, and with a visionary electric vehicle, Volkswagen is offering a fascinating outlook on the mobility of tomorrow at the Paris International Motor Show (1 –16 October). The world premiere of the I.D. is the focal point of the company's show appearance. The zero- emission I.D. will…

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