Forma-1 Carlos Sainz Ferrari 812 Competizione

Although Carlos Sainz is already preparing for his ninth season in Formula 1, the Spanish driver, in addition to the company vehicles “sold out” by his current employers, only drove the Volkswagen Golf that his parents bought him nine years ago. He was considered an eccentric in the paddock with his ordinary car – this … Read more

The Volkswagen Golf will continue to live in the electric age as well

The management of Volkswagen has confirmed that the legend of the group, the compact class model Golf, will continue to live in the electric age, moving into its ninth generation. Thomas Schaefer, head of Volkswagen, disclosed this information to the journalists of the Spanish edition of Autobild, stressing that in the middle of 2024, the … Read more

Totalcar – Magazine – Do you know how many Trabants are in circulation in Hungary? And an old Rolls-Royce?

Since the mid-2000s, the average age of the Hungarian car fleet has been gradually increasing. The best results were achieved in 2006 and 2007, when the average age of the car fleet was just over 10.3 years. However, a decade later – in 2017 – he was over fourteen years old. The latest data is … Read more

Volkswagen Amarok goes to buyers

Volkswagen has opened applications for the purchase of the new Amarok. The price of the pickup truck developed jointly with Ford in Germany starts at 47,122 euros. Volkswagen informs that five pick-up variants with three different diesel engines are available for order. In terms of prices, the Amarok base variant is the most affordable, equipped … Read more

From chief designer to creative director: Slovak design ace Kabaň changes position within Volkswagen

Automotive designer Jozef Kabaň. Photo: TASR From February, the chief designer of the Volkswagen brand, Jozef Kabaň, will be replaced by the current design director of the British car manufacturer Bentley, Andreas Mindt. Slovakian Kabaň has been appointed creative art director of the Volkswagen brand and will report directly to the board member for technical … Read more

It is said that Kabana will be replaced at Volkswagen by a person from Bentley, the new boss is said not to be impressed by his ideas

Slovakian designer Jozef Kabaná will be replaced at Volkswagen by Andreas Mindt, chief designer of British car brand Bentley. A specialized server reported about it on Friday Automotive News, which cites sources from the automaker. Volkswagen declined to comment. Kabaň previously worked as a designer at Škoda, but according to sources, the new head of … Read more

The renowned Slovak designer ends up at the Volkswagen brand, the new boss didn’t like Kabaň’s designs

After a quarter of a century, when his star rose within VW from the Bugatti Veyron to Audi to the chief designer post in Mladá Boleslav, Jozef Kabaň hastily left the Volkswagen Group in 2017, only to return to it three years later. Andreas Mindt, chief designer of the British brand Bentley, which belongs to … Read more

The new Škoda Superb and VW Passat are already being produced in Bratislava. So far in pre-series version

The pre-series production of the new generation Škoda Superb and Volkswagen Passat models has already started in the Bratislava factory of the German car manufacturer Volkswagen, the start of their series production is scheduled for the end of this year. Lucia Kovarovič Makayová, spokeswoman for the Slovak division of Volkswagen, told ČTK. Volkswagen announced the … Read more

Mourning for VW legend Dr. Carl Hahn: He drove a Trabi to the end | Regional

Chemnitz – Carl with C – like Chemnitz! His origin was Dr. Important to Carl Hahn, he has always remained a proud Saxon. At the universities in Switzerland, in England and in Paris, as VW boss in America, especially as CEO of the Volkswagen group. Without him, VW would probably have driven around Saxony. On … Read more