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2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel Economy Challenge
2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel consumption challenge for Australia

2013 VOLKSWAGEN THINK BLUE FUEL ECONOMY CHALLENGE Variants Reviewed Model ...

Jun 25, 2013 (3 years ago)
2013 Holden Barina Spark, Mitsubishi Mirage, Nissan Micra, Suzuki Alto And Volkswagen Up! Comparison Review
2013 Volkswagen up! Comparison Review: Nissan Micra, Mitsubishi Mirage, Barina Spark, Suzuki Alto

2013 TMR SUB-LIGHT HATCHBACK COMPARISON REVIEW Models Tested: Holden Barina Spark CD, Mitsubishi Mirage ES, ...

Apr 12, 2013 (4 years ago)
ANCAP: 5 Safety Stars For Tiny VW Up And Full Opel Range
ANCAP 5 Star Crash Safety Rating For Opel Range, Volkswagen Up

A new round of crash testing by the Australian New Car Assessment Program has seen 5-Star safety ratings handed down ...

Oct 5, 2012 (4 years ago)
2013 Volkswagen Up Launch Review
Volkswagen Up Review | 2013 First Drive

2013 VOLKSWAGEN UP REVIEW Vehicle style: sub-light hatchback Engine: 1.0 litre petrol inline three Power/Torq...

Sep 20, 2012 (4 years ago)
Volkswagen Up On Sale In Australia, Enters At $13,990
Volkswagen Up Launched In Australia, Priced From $13,990

Volkswagen's lilliputian Up city car has hit Australia this week, creating a new $13,990 (plus on-roads) entry po...

Sep 18, 2012 (4 years ago)

NEWS

VFACTS May: Post-Budget Shock Hits Passenger Sales, Sub-Light Segment Dives, Corolla On Top

WED, 4 JUN, 2014

The heat has eased in the Australian new car market for now, with VFACTS figures for May revealing another drop in sales compared to last year.

Skoda Citigo No-Go For Australia

THU, 8 MAY, 2014

Skoda Australia has ruled out the tiny Citigo for Australia, with local head Michael Irmer saying that the numbers don't stack up for...

Volkswagen Twin-Up Concept Debuts In Tokyo, With XL1 Powertrain

THU, 21 NOV, 2013

Volkswagen has taken the powertrain from its XL1 plug-in hybrid and fitted it to the Up! as a concept for the Tokyo Motor Show.

Volkswagen Up! SUV Moves Closer To Production: Report

WED, 3 JUL, 2013

Volkswagen's up! first appeared in SUV form as the Buggy concept at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show.

Motoring Clubs Annual Running Costs Survey: Mirage And Alto On Top

THU, 27 JUN, 2013

Results from the annual Vehicle Operating Costs survey - conducted by Australian motoring bodies including the RACV and RACT – have found the...

Audi Planning e-tron Version Of Volkswagen's Electric Up Hatch: Report

MON, 29 APR, 2013

The Volkswagen Group is reportedly preparing a new version of its e-Up! light car, this time a premium model for the Audi family.  Reve...

Volkswagen Reveals Electrified E-Up, On Sale In Europe Next Year

FRI, 15 MAR, 2013

Volkswagen has revealed a new pure-electric version of its Up city car, ahead of a public debut at September’s Frankfurt Motor Show.

Volkswagen Group Commits To Euro Target Of 95g/km Average By 2020

WED, 6 MAR, 2013

The Volkswagen Group has pledged to meet the European Commission’s (EC) target of 95g/km average CO2 emissions among its European market o...

High-riding Volkswagen Up Crosses From Concept To Production

MON, 11 FEB, 2013

One of Volkswagen's quartet of Up-based 2012 Geneva concepts has made the transition to production reality this week, with the new Cross Up ...

TMR 'Best Buy' Contenders For 2012

TUE, 18 DEC, 2012

So, of all the cars released onto the Australian Market in 2012, which will make The Motor Report’s list of Top Ten Best Buys? And, fr...

REVIEWS

2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel Economy Challenge

TUE, 25 JUN, 2013

2013 VOLKSWAGEN THINK BLUE FUEL ECONOMY CHALLENGE Variants Reviewed Model Power/Torque ...

2013 Holden Barina Spark, Mitsubishi Mirage, Nissan Micra, Suzuki Alto And Volkswagen Up! Comparison Review

FRI, 12 APR, 2013

2013 TMR SUB-LIGHT HATCHBACK COMPARISON REVIEW Models Tested: Holden Barina Spark CD, Mitsubishi Mirage ES, Nissan Micra ST, Suzuki Alt...

2013 Volkswagen Up Launch Review

THU, 20 SEP, 2012

2013 VOLKSWAGEN UP REVIEW Vehicle style: sub-light hatchback Engine: 1.0 litre petrol inline three Power/Torque: 55kW/95Nm Fuel Use (l...

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