Volkswagen Motorsports

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 03/2013 Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 01/2013 Volkswagen continues promotion of juniors in Formula 3 Victory in Mexico – Volkswagen and Ogier in a league of their own Ogier triumphs in Sweden – Volkswagen claims WRC Victory Off to the icy cold: Volkswagen looks ahead to the Rally Sweden Volkswagen Vee celebrated its 50th birthday on track at Daytona Andretti, Stuck and Co. at Volkswagen Formula V revival Strong debut: Volkswagen finishes “Monte” in second place Maiden outing: successful Monte dress rehearsal for Volkswagen
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 03/2013
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 03/2013
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The latest Volkswagen Motorsports News from around the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 01/2013
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 01/2013
Written By: Volkswagen AG

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Volkswagen continues promotion of juniors in Formula 3
Volkswagen continues promotion of juniors in Formula 3
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In 2013, Volkswagen engines will once again be in use in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, which gets underway with the opening round of the season in Monza this weekend. ...

Victory in Mexico – Volkswagen and Ogier in a league of their own
Victory in Mexico – Volkswagen and Ogier in a league of their own
Written By: Volkswagen AG

16 stage wins and a lead of three and a half minutes: Sébastien Ogier (F), at the wheel of the Volkswagen Polo R WRC, won the third round of the 2013 FIA World Rally Championship ...

Ogier triumphs in Sweden – Volkswagen claims WRC Victory
Ogier triumphs in Sweden – Volkswagen claims WRC Victory
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A milestone for Volkswagen in motorsport: Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia (F/F) have won the Rally Sweden at the wheel of the Polo R WRC...

Off to the icy cold: Volkswagen looks ahead to the Rally Sweden
Off to the icy cold: Volkswagen looks ahead to the Rally Sweden
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A high-speed adventure on ice and snow: when Volkswagen Motorsport starts out on the Rally Sweden from 7 to 10 February, it will be taking on its second major challenge in the 2013 FIA World Rally Championship ...

Volkswagen Vee celebrated its 50th birthday on track at Daytona
Volkswagen Vee celebrated its 50th birthday on track at Daytona
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Formula Vee celebrated its 50th birthday on track at Daytona today, with a special parade of classic Formula Vee and Formula Super Vee cars prior to the Rolex 24...

Andretti, Stuck and Co. at Volkswagen Formula V revival
Andretti, Stuck and Co. at Volkswagen Formula V revival
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Born in the USA: Formula V will celebrate a big birthday at the 24-hour race in Daytona this weekend (24–27 January). ...

Strong debut: Volkswagen finishes “Monte” in second place
Strong debut: Volkswagen finishes “Monte” in second place
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Absolutely “Monte”: Volkswagen showed an impressive debut in the FIA World Rally Championship...

Maiden outing: successful Monte dress rehearsal for Volkswagen
Maiden outing: successful Monte dress rehearsal for Volkswagen
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Heavy snow and icy roads: even before the official start, the Rally Monte Carlo is already living up to its legendary reputation ...

António Félix da Costa wins at Macau Grand Prix
António Félix da Costa wins at Macau Grand Prix
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen racer António Félix da Costa celebrated a commanding victory at the 59th Macau Grand Prix...

Grand Prix of up-and-coming racers: Volkswagen with strong Macau
Grand Prix of up-and-coming racers: Volkswagen with strong Macau
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Ayrton Senna, David Brabham, Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard or Edoardo Mortara – the winners of the Macau Grand Prix ...

Volkswagen Motorsport-Newsletter 30/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport-Newsletter 30/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 29/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 29/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 28/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 28/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier surprises WRC rivals
Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier surprises WRC rivals
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The rally world was topsy-turvy for a while: Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier had outperformed the entire group of WRC competitors ...

Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at Hockenheim
Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at Hockenheim
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Trebing is runner-up - Vettel happily finishes the race...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 27/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 27/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 26/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 26/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 24/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 24/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Sébastien Ogier celebrates category win in WRC Wales
Sébastien Ogier celebrates category win in WRC Wales
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Nine rallies, nine class victories: Volkswagen Motorsport has successfully continued its test program for the coming season in the World Rally Championship...

Ola Nilsson crowns himself Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup Champion
Ola Nilsson crowns himself Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup Champion
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A day of two-fold celebration for Ola Nilsson: In a heartbeat finale at the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben...

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 35/2012 Awards for Audi and Dindo Capello
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 35/2012 Awards for Audi and Dindo Capello
Written By: AUDI AG

Audi and its long-standing Audi factory driver Dindo Capello were awarded a prize in Italy for groundbreaking technology in motorsport...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 22/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 22/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 21/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 21/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia again proved unbeatable at ADAC Rallye Deutschland
Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia again proved unbeatable at ADAC Rallye Deutschland
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Top performance around Trier: At the ADAC Rallye Deutschland, the ninth of 13 WRC rounds, the Volkswagen pilots delivered an outstanding team performance...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 19/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 19/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at the Nürburgring 2012
Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at the Nürburgring 2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Season victory No. 6: Ola Nilsson triumphs at the Nürburgring...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 18/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 18/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen to compete with three driver pairings in the WRC at ADAC Rallye Deutschland
Volkswagen to compete with three driver pairings in the WRC at ADAC Rallye Deutschland
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The Volkswagen factory team is competing with three driver pairings at a WRC round for the first time at ADAC Rallye Deutschland ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 14/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 14/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Ola Nilsson unstoppable – ex-DTM Champion Nicola Larini wins Legends classification
Ola Nilsson unstoppable – ex-DTM Champion Nicola Larini wins Legends classification
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Spectacular opening for the second half of the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup season at the Norisring: Leader of the standings ...

Football fever at the Norisring: preview, facts and figures of the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Football fever at the Norisring: preview, facts and figures of the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The spectators at the sixth race in this year’s Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup season at the historic Norisring in Nuremberg ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 11/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 11/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 10/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 10/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 08/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 08/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen driver Ogier and his co-driver Ingrassia finished 7th in the Acropolis Rally
Volkswagen driver Ogier and his co-driver Ingrassia finished 7th in the Acropolis Rally
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Supreme performance in the land of the Gods: Volkswagen driver Sébastien Ogier and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia ...

Nilsson wins again at Brands Hatch - Damon Hill struck by misfortune
Nilsson wins again at Brands Hatch - Damon Hill struck by misfortune
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Brands Hatch and Ola Nilsson – that’s a good fit. At the third race weekend of the 2012 Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 06/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 06/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Legendary success: Winkelhock makes history at Scirocco R-Cup
Legendary success: Winkelhock makes history at Scirocco R-Cup
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A high-caliber field and a spectacular premiere – for the first time in the history of the world’s most eco-friendly one-make cup a Legends entrant – ex DTM star Markus Winkelhock ...

Thrilling 2012 opener: Ola Nilsson wins in front of legend Mika Salo
Thrilling 2012 opener: Ola Nilsson wins in front of legend Mika Salo
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup season opener at Hockenheim produced the grand spectacle it was expected to be...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter Volume 03/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter Volume 03/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup Hockenheim preview, facts and figures
Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup Hockenheim preview, facts and figures
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The winter break is finally over. From 27 to 28 April the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup is starting into its third season at Hockenheim. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 02/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 02/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 01/2012
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 01/2012
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world....

Volkswagen champions to start in Formula 1
Volkswagen champions to start in Formula 1
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen Power as a career booster: When the new Formula 1 season opens in Australia on Sunday the grid will include two up-and-coming young drivers ...

Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia legendary to run in Rallye Monte Carlo
Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia legendary to run in Rallye Monte Carlo
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The starting signal will be given at the iconic event: Sébastien Ogier (28) and co-driver Julien Ingrassia (32) are contesting their first rally run for Volkswagen from 18–22 January – and right at the legendary Rallye Monte Carlo...

Volkswagen rally star Ogier is Champion of Champions - Matthäus, Pocher in up! VIP race
Volkswagen rally star Ogier is Champion of Champions - Matthäus, Pocher in up! VIP race
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen celebrates with the Champion of Champions: Sébastien Ogier, Volkswagen factory driver since 23 November for the World Rally Championship with the Polo R WRC, ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 29/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 29/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen Motorsport new from around the world ...

Volkswagen drivers Nasr and Wittmann on podium in Macau
Volkswagen drivers Nasr and Wittmann on podium in Macau
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen Motorsport finished the 58th Macau Grand Prix with two podium positions. Felipe Nasr (Brazil) and Marco Wittmann (Markt Erlbach) finished second and third respectively in a race dominated by safety car periods....

Dutchman Kevin Abbring winner of the S2000 classification at Great Britain Rally
Dutchman Kevin Abbring winner of the S2000 classification at Great Britain Rally
Written By: Volkswagen AG

At the Great Britain Rally in Wales the Dutchman Kevin Abbring with co-driver Lara Vanneste impressed as the winner of the S2000 classification, and in twelfth place overall clinched the so far best result for the Volkswagen team...

Volkswagen successfully completes test rally in Spain
Volkswagen successfully completes test rally in Spain
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen continued the preparation for its entry in the World Rally Championship in 2013 with the Polo R WRC: At the Spain Rally, the twelfth and penultimate round of the World Rally Championship ...

Daniel Lloyd wins thrilling season finale at Hockenheim
Daniel Lloyd wins thrilling season finale at Hockenheim
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The term heart stopping finale was never more appropriate than at the tenth and final round of the Scirocco R-Cup 2011: Daniel Lloyd won the most spectacular and exciting race of the season....

Volkswagen evaluates Wiegand and Abbring at Wales Rally Great Britain
Volkswagen evaluates Wiegand and Abbring at Wales Rally Great Britain
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen is continuing to prepare for its entry in the World Rally Championship (WRC) in 2013 with two young drivers: ...

Hockenheim: preview, facts and figures on VW Scirocco R-Cup
Hockenheim: preview, facts and figures on VW Scirocco R-Cup
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Grand season finale, great names: the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup Legends classification fully reflects the character of the best motorsport series at the annual finale at the Hockenheim ring (21/22 October)....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 26/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 26/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 07 – 09 October 2011. ...

Volkswagen with strong line-up - Carlos Sainz jr. to make his debut
Volkswagen with strong line-up - Carlos Sainz jr. to make his debut
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The best young drivers, the most challenging city street circuit, a unique setting and a wealth of history: The Macau Grand Prix is rightfully regarded as the impressive culmination of the Formula 3 season...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 25/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 25/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 30 September – 02 October 2011....

Formula 3 Euro Series at Valencia Victory and second place for Volkswagen drivers
Formula 3 Euro Series at Valencia Victory and second place for Volkswagen drivers
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Marco Wittmann (Germany) and Kimiyo Sato (Japan) clinched two podium places for Volkswagen at the eighth race weekend of the Formula 3 Euro Series at Valencia. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 24/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 24/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 23-25 September 2011. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 23/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 23/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 16-18 September 2011....

Volkswagen driver Richie Stanaway is new Formula 3 Champion
Volkswagen driver Richie Stanaway is new Formula 3 Champion
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Richie Stanaway is the new champion of the German ATS Formula 3 Cup 2011....

Volkswagen driver Marco Wittmann wins in UK
Volkswagen driver Marco Wittmann wins in UK
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Marco Wittmann was the most successful Volkswagen driver at the seventh race weekend of the Formula 3 Euro Series at Silverstone, UK. The German celebrated his fourth victory of the season at the final run. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 21/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 21/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 02-04 September 2011. ...

Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at Brands Hatch
Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at Brands Hatch
Written By: Volkswagen AG

A revival of the Formula 1 legends, numerous prominent spectators and enthusiastic fans – like last year, the Scirocco R-Cup offered top-caliber racing again at Brands Hatch....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 20/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 20/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 26-28 August 2011....

Successful test run for Volkswagen at German WRC round
Successful test run for Volkswagen at German WRC round
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Successful home round for Volkswagen: The Volkswagen factory team finished the test run at the ADAC Rallye Deutschland, the ninth round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), by taking two podium places...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 18/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 18/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 12-14 August 2011. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 17/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 17/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 05-07 August 2011. ...

Lisowski extends overall lead with race victory, TV stars flight hot battle for GRIP crown
Lisowski extends overall lead with race victory, TV stars flight hot battle for GRIP crown
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Mateusz Lisowski is the winner of the sixth round of the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup at the Nürburgring. ...

2013 WRC countdown begins Volkswagen Motorsport completes first rally event in Finland
2013 WRC countdown begins Volkswagen Motorsport completes first rally event in Finland
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The countdown starts – Volkswagen contests the FIA World Rally Championship with the Polo R WRC from 2013. In the Neste Oil Rally Finland, the eighth of 13 World Championship rounds this year...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 15/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 15/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 15-17 July 2011. ...

Riedle vs. Brehme - duel of the football world champions in Munich
Riedle vs. Brehme - duel of the football world champions in Munich
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Two football world champions in a single series: Andreas Brehme, who shot the crucial goal that won the 1990 championship title and striker legend Karl-Heinz ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 14/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 14/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 08-10 July 2011. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 13/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 13/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 01-03 July 2011. ...

Nilsson celebrates commanding first victory of the season in Mini-Monaco
Nilsson celebrates commanding first victory of the season in Mini-Monaco
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Engine sound instead of wedding bells: In the German Monaco at the Norisring 25 drivers delivered a captivating race in the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup. Ola Nilsson from Sweden was the first to cross the finish line after 22 laps ...

Wanted: Next rally star 2013 – Volkswagen to start talent assessment at Finland Rally
Wanted: Next rally star 2013 – Volkswagen to start talent assessment at Finland Rally
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The countdown is underway – in 2013 Volkswagen will start to contest the FIA World Rally Championship with the Polo R WRC. Until then a rally car with about 300 hp based on the Polo is being developed...

Success for Volkswagen´s Dakar hotshots, bad luck for Golf24 trio
Success for Volkswagen´s Dakar hotshots, bad luck for Golf24 trio
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen Motorsport Director Kris Nissen’s crew experienced an almost equal measure of success and disappointment at the 39th 24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring. ...

24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring 2011 Four hours into the race: a successful start for Volkswagen
24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring 2011 Four hours into the race: a successful start for Volkswagen
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has had a successful start in the 24-Hour Race at the Nürburgring: in the early stages of the race, the three Golf24 cars gained a number of positions to put them in 16th ...

Volkswagen Golf24 ready for the Nürburgring green hell
Volkswagen Golf24 ready for the Nürburgring green hell
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The most spectacular Golf for the most extreme race: Volkswagen will contest the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring next weekend (23–26 June) with three 450-hp Golf24 cars....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 12/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 12/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 17-19 June 2011. ...

Lloyd wins Scirocco R-Cup with captivating fight at Lausitzring , Waldmann is best Legend
Lloyd wins Scirocco R-Cup with captivating fight at Lausitzring , Waldmann is best Legend
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Daniel Lloyd is the brilliant winner of what has been the most captivating race of the 2011 Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup season so far. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 11/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 11/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 10-12 June 2011. ...

Lausitzring preview facts and figures on Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Lausitzring preview facts and figures on Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup will hold its fourth race of the season at the Lausitzring on 17/18 June. Below you will find information on the Legends entrants from the motorcycle scene, Bradl, Waldmann & company, plus facts, quotes and the schedule for the race weekend to be held on the outskirts o...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 10/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 10/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 03-05 June 2011. ...

Volkswagen News at Wörthersee Powerful 270 PS Golf R revealed as cabriolet concept!
Volkswagen News at Wörthersee Powerful 270 PS Golf R revealed as cabriolet concept!
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has travelled to the largest GTI Meet in the world at Wörthersee with an entire fleet of new models, concept cars and accessory highlights. ...

Hannawald vs. Morgenstern at the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Hannawald vs. Morgenstern at the Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Written By: Volkswagen AG

First the international qualifying match for the European Football Championship and then the race track – the perennial duel between Germany and Austria will be marked by two highlights this weekend. ...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 09/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 09/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 27-29 May 2011. ...

Volkswagen R GmbH is sponsor of the 2011 Scirocco R-Cup in China
Volkswagen R GmbH is sponsor of the 2011 Scirocco R-Cup in China
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The successful one-make cup will be held in the 2011 season – for the first time under the Scirocco R-Cup name....

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 08/2011
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 08/2011
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagens News and information from all over the world, race weekend 20-22 May 2011...

New Volkswagen Caddy Racer impressive debut
New Volkswagen Caddy Racer impressive debut
Written By: Volkswagen AG

The new Caddy Racer has made a strong start to the 2011 Volkswagen Racing Cup with a competitive first outing, coming away with 11th and 14th places in the two races at Snetterton over the weekend, 14-15 May...

Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 07/2011 News and information from all over the world
Volkswagen Motorsport Newsletter 07/2011 News and information from all over the world
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In preparation for the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring the spectacular Golf24 successfully passed a second test at a race. At the third round of the Endurance Championship Nürburgring Thomas Mutsch, Fredrik Ekblom and Franck Mailleux at the wheel of the 440-hp four-wheel ...

Formula 3 Euro Series at Zandvoort (NL) Two victories for Volkswagen drivers
Formula 3 Euro Series at Zandvoort (NL) Two victories for Volkswagen drivers
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Kimiya Sato and Marco Wittmann won rounds eight and nine of the season on the third race weekend of the Formula 3 Euro Series at Zandvoort. For each of the two drivers "powered by Volkswagen” it was the first victory of the year...

Volkswagen to start competing the WRC with the Polo R WRC in 2013
Volkswagen to start competing the WRC with the Polo R WRC in 2013
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen’s entry into the most versatile of the four automobile world championships (World Rally Championship, WRC). In front of 200 journalists he unveiled the concept of the Polo R WRC, the car with which Volkswagen will compete from 2013 onwards, together with Luca de Meo, ...

Volkswagen tees up crazy Golf for 2011 Nurburgring 24-hour
Volkswagen tees up crazy Golf for 2011 Nurburgring 24-hour
Written By: Volkswagen AG

Volkswagen has announced that it is to return to the demanding Nürburgring 24-hour race in 2011 with an all-new challenger – the Golf24. Equipped with four-wheel drive and developing 440 PS, the dramatic racing version of Volkswagen’s best-selling model has already undergone initial testing ahead o...

Volkswagen Motorsports - Second Half of the 2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Underway
Volkswagen Motorsports - Second Half of the 2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Underway
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Kevin Gleason Wins Pole for Tomorrow's Race at Autobahn Country Club...

Wyatt Gooden Wins Round Five of the Jetta TDI Cup Presented by the Cleveland Area Volkswagen Dealers
Wyatt Gooden Wins Round Five of the Jetta TDI Cup Presented by the Cleveland Area Volkswagen Dealers
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Ohio Native Earns First Jetta TDI Cup Victory in His Rookie Season...

Round Five of the Jetta TDI Cup Presented by the Cleveland Area Volkswagen Dealers
Round Five of the Jetta TDI Cup Presented by the Cleveland Area Volkswagen Dealers
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Action Underway at Mid-Ohio as Rookie Wyatt Gooden Leads Today's Practice Session...

Volkswagen of America provides two police cars to Herndon Police department
Volkswagen of America provides two police cars to Herndon Police department
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Modified Passat and Passat Wagon Emergency Response Vehicles to Enter Service...

Volkswagen Motorsports -Thompson Leads Wire-To-Wire For Victory In Utah
Volkswagen Motorsports -Thompson Leads Wire-To-Wire For Victory In Utah
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Jake Thompson dominated this weekend's Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup event as he led every lap in today's race at Miller Motorsports Par...

Volkswagen Motorsports - Thompson Earns Second Consecutive Pole in Utah
Volkswagen Motorsports - Thompson Earns Second Consecutive Pole in Utah
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Jake Thompson returned to last year's form during qualifying today at Miller Motorsports Park as he earned his second consecutive pole at the Utah road course...

Volkswagen expands its partnership with Red Bull
Volkswagen expands its partnership with Red Bull
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

As a global sponsor of the Red Bull Air Race, Volkswagen is expanding its strategic partnership with Red Bull...

Sierra Lendle Takes a Win From the Pole at  Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup New Jersey
Sierra Lendle Takes a Win From the Pole at Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup New Jersey
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Yesterday after qualifying, Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup pole winner, Juan Pablo Sierra Lendle, said he'd done half the things he wanted to accomplish...

Sierra Lendle Fastest in Qualifying at New Jersey Jetta TDI Cup Race
Sierra Lendle Fastest in Qualifying at New Jersey Jetta TDI Cup Race
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Just 0.006 seconds separated today's Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup pole winner, Juan Pablo Sierra Lendle, from second position qualifier Wyatt Gooden ...

Skateboard Legend Rune Glifberg to Compete as Guest Driver in New Jersey
Skateboard Legend Rune Glifberg to Compete as Guest Driver in New Jersey
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Two-Time X-Games Gold Medal Winner Will Try His Hand at Motorsports...

Volkswagen R GmbH – The Competence Center for Sporty and Exclusive Automobiles
Volkswagen R GmbH – The Competence Center for Sporty and Exclusive Automobiles
Written By: Volkswagen AG

In its new wholly-owned subsidiary, Volkswagen R GmbH, Volkswagen is bundling competence on how to implement sporty and exclusive models...

2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Event to Feature Passat Wagon E.R.V. Accessories Concept
2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Event to Feature Passat Wagon E.R.V. Accessories Concept
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen Fleet and Accessories put together a Passat with some attitude...

Volkswagen Driver Gear and APR Motorsport Announce Partnership for 2010 Season
Volkswagen Driver Gear and APR Motorsport Announce Partnership for 2010 Season
Written By: APR LLC

APR Motorsport is proud to announce a marketing partnership with VW Driver Gear for the balance of the 2010 Continental Tire Challenge. ...

Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Instructor Earns Second-Place Finish in Firestone Indy Lights Series Debut
Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Instructor Earns Second-Place Finish in Firestone Indy Lights Series Debut
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

This past Sunday, Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup chief driving instructor, Jan Heylen, earned a second-place result in his debut in the Indy Lights Series driving for Team E Racing...

Volkswagen Jetta TDI® Cup Instructor to Make Debut in Firestone Indy Lights Series
Volkswagen Jetta TDI® Cup Instructor to Make Debut in Firestone Indy Lights Series
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

This Sunday, Volkswagen Jetta TDI® Cup chief driving instructor, Jan Heylen, will be hitting the streets of St. Petersburg in order to compete in the season-opening event ...

Volkswagen’s Jetta TDI® Cup Champion Prepares for the Next Level
Volkswagen’s Jetta TDI® Cup Champion Prepares for the Next Level
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Timmy Megenbier, the 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI® Cup Champion, is preparing for the next stage of his motorsports career as he travels to Athletes' Performance in Phoenix, AZ for an intense, weeklong training session. Athletes' Performance – known as one of the top training programs in the world – wi...

Volkswagen Motorsport Announces Karting Scholarship Winner for 2010 Season of the Jetta TDI Cup
Volkswagen Motorsport Announces Karting Scholarship Winner for 2010 Season of the Jetta TDI Cup
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen Motorsport is proud to announce Arie Ouimet of Plymouth, Massachusetts as their 2010 Karting Qualifier award winner. Ouimet competed against thirty karters for the top prize—a $45,000 scholarship towards the 2010 Jetta TDI Cup season....

Volkswagen Announces the 2010 Jetta TDI® Cup Driver Lineup
Volkswagen Announces the 2010 Jetta TDI® Cup Driver Lineup
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

Volkswagen of America, Inc. is proud to announce the names of the 25 drivers who will compete in the 2010 Jetta TDI® Cup. The Volkswagen-operated spec racing series, now entering its third season, will take the green flag on its SCCA Pro Racing-sanctioned events beginning April 23 at Virginia Intern...

Volkswagen’s “Racing Under Green” Premieres in Primetime January 19
Volkswagen’s “Racing Under Green” Premieres in Primetime January 19
Written By: Volkswagen of America, Inc

With a new year comes new beginnings for the SCCA Pro Racing Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup series, which is heading into its third season. Kicking off the year is the primetime premiere of the 2009 season documentary, “Racing Under Green” on Planet Green, January 19 at 9 pm ET. ...

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