Archive for the ‘VW Concept Vehicles’ Category

Volkswagen I.D. R Sets Electric Lap Record at the Nürburgring Nordschelif Race Track

Friday, July 12th, 2019
Blue Volkswagen ID R driving on a race track

The Volkswagen I.D. R electric race car was built to showcase Volkswagen’s groundbreaking electric vehicle technology as the automaker makes a push to release many new electric vehicles in the upcoming years. The Volkswagen I.D. R has also made a strong mark in the world of automotive racing, with it setting a record last year at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. (more…)

What models are in the 2019 Volkswagen Enthusiast Fleet?

Saturday, June 1st, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Rabbit Confetti Concept parked in front of a bridge

Recently at the European Experience on Hutchinson Island, Georgia, Volkswagen unveiled its 2019 Enthusiast Fleet, which consists of specially-modified VW models with visual enhancements and performance add-ons. (more…)

What is the Volkswagen I.D. BUGGY Concept?

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
Green and dark grey Volkswagen I.D. BUGGY parked on a gravel road

Last week at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show, Volkswagen debuted a new member of the VW I.D. family of all-electric concept vehicles: the Volkswagen I.D. BUGGY Concept. With classic design elements borrowed from California dune buggies of the 1960s, a versatile layout, and a fully-electric powertrain, the I.D. BUGGY provides a fun and functional driving experience. (more…)

Record-Breaking VW I.D. R Pikes Peak is on Display at the Peterson Automotive Museum

Thursday, December 13th, 2018
VW ID R Pikes Peak Race Car on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

VW I.D. R Pikes Peak Race Car at Peterson Automotive Museum in LA

The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak made a historic run at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb back in June, for the all-electric race car not only won the race, but it also achieved a record-breaking time. Automotive enthusiasts in South California can see the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak in person, for it will be on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles from now until February 1, 2019. (more…)

How did the VW I.D. R finish for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb?

Monday, June 25th, 2018
Volkswagen ID R Race Car Driving on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

With much anticipation, the all-electric VW I.D. R race car set off yesterday on the breathtaking Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. In a field of race cars with conventional drivetrains, the I.D. R finished first. It not only broke the previous record for electric vehicles, but also bettered the all-time record from 2013 – by a full 16 seconds. Watch the record-breaking race here. (more…)

Will a production version of the VW Atlas Tanoak pickup be released?

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
Side View of Red VW Atlas Tanoak Concept

The VW Atlas three-row SUV has been a major success, with it earning numerous automotive awards and American consumers enjoying its smooth ride, spacious and comfortable interior, advanced multimedia technologies, and off-road capabilities. Recently at the New York International Auto Show, Volkswagen unveiled a pickup version of the Atlas — the VW Atlas Tanoak concept. (more…)

Volkswagen Unveils I.D. Race Car for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Monday, April 2nd, 2018
Drawing of the VW ID R Pikes Peak Race Car

VW I.D. R Pikes Peak Race Car at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Volkswagen has a legacy of racing success, especially in the World Rally Championship, with four Constructors’ Championships and four Drivers’ Championships. Now, Volkswagen is taking its advancements in electric vehicle technology to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with the all-electric VW I.D. R Pikes Peak all-electric prototype racing car. (more…)

Volkswagen Unveils a 5-Passenger Version of the Atlas at the New York Auto Show

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
Side View of Red Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept

2019 VW Atlas Cross Sport Debut, Features, and Release Date

If you are drawn to the style, comfort, and utility of the Volkswagen Atlas, but desire an SUV that’s smaller and more maneuverable, then you’ll likely be very pleased with the Atlas Cross Sport concept, which just made its debut at the New York International Auto Show. A production version of the Atlas Cross Sport is slated for release in the United States in 2019. (more…)

Watch the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION Unveiling at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Front View of Red Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION

Last month, Volkswagen teased some drawings of the I.D. VIZZION, which features an all-electric powertrain and has fully-autonomous driving capabilities. With the recent unveiling of the I.D. VIZZION at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show, the wait is finally over. Get a closer look at this groundbreaking concept vehicle. (more…)

What is the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION?

Monday, February 26th, 2018
Side View of Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION with Purple and Red Shading Around It

Volkswagen is an automotive leader for developing electric vehicle technology, with the all-electric VW e-Golf, and the all-electric Volkswagen I.D. concept vehicles that have been unveiled in recent years. Last week, Volkswagen announced a new addition to the I.D. lineup — the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION concept sedan.  (more…)