Volkswagen

2009 Volkswagen Golf

2009 Volkswagen Golf   Incredibly the VW Golf is now in its sixth incarnation, making it one of the best selling and most loved and respected cars of all time, and with the MK6 variant, VW hope to build on that love, respect and success. So, for the new Golf…

2009 Volkswagen Eos | new car review

2009 Volkswagen Eos   Touted by VW as ‘a convertible for everyone’, the Eos offers the practicality of a hard-top and the wind in your hair fun of a convertible. Of course, in the UAE, we are blessed with a warm and sunny climate, and you can definitely see the…

2009 Volkswagen Beetle | new car review

2009 Volkswagen Beetle   This curvy cult classic is still a pleasant sight on our city streets, even if you might not quite pay it quite the attention you used to. The re-issued Beetle design was so ahead of its time back in 1998 that it has stood the test…

2007 Volkswagen Polo | new car review

The Polo is one of the most successful and versatile small cars in Europe and it has once again raised the bar with a new engine/gearbox combination that makes it the first vehicle in its class to have a six-speed automatic gearbox with gear ranges which are closer together for…

2007 Volkswagen Beetle | new car review

The Beetle is unquestionably Volkswagen’s most iconic product, with a history spanning more than half a century. The latest incarnation might have been around for a couple of years now but it remains as popular as ever even though it is due for a midlife revision shortly. The latest update,…

2008 Volkswagen Golf | new car review

Golf is very important to VW. It is the German car makers’ mainstay car, although Touareg seems to be stealing the thunder if one were to look at the parking lots.  Relatively expensive in its segment, mainly due to a strong Euro, more would be seen plying the roads if…

2007 Volkswagen Golf | new car review

2007 Volkswagen Golf   The Volkswagen Golf is, along with the Beetle, one of Europe’s leading automotive legends. Appearing, down the years, in various guises from sedate runabout to hot hatch, its characteristics for soundness and performance are well established. Now, however, there is a new variant to add to…

2007 Volkswagen Passat | new car review

The long-lived Passat (33 years this year and counting!) received its most recent makeover in 2005, so don’t expect any surprises this year. Those with long memories will realise that this is the sixth generation Passat – and unquestionably the best, carving out a serious niche for the company in…

2008 Volkswagen Polo | new car review

A smart, taut and fit car, the Polo is Volkswagen’s offering in the small hatchback segment. It’s been just two years since Volkswagen introduced the current generation Polo into the market with a revitalized fresh design and improved specification. For 2008 model year, this humble little hatchback carries on. A…

2007 Volkswagen Phaeton | new car review

The Phaeton is Volkswagen’s first attempt at building a large sedan that is luxurious enough to compete for attention with other established German luxury car makers. It has been in the Middle East market, where it has received a mixed reception, for around three years. When they began work on…