Volkswagen of South Africa

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    Best dealers awarded at Volkswagen South Africa’s Grand Prix Awards ceremony
    Hatfield VW Braamfontein wins Dealer of the Year Award
    Volkswagen dealer network accounted for 70% of 2018 total sales

    Johannesburg – Each year, the best of the best Volkswagen dealers and their achievements are recognised at the exclusive Grand Prix Awards ceremony. This year‘s ceremony, held...

    Each year, the best of the best Volkswagen dealers and their achievements are recognised at the exclusive Grand Prix Awards ceremony.

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    Two action-packed races had crowds on the edge of their seats
    Popular race victory for local driver Jurie Swart
    Bradley Liebenberg clinches race two
    Jeffrey Kruger extends championship points lead with overall victory on the day
    Volkswagen’s Jonathan Mogotsi gets his title chase underway with fourth position overall


    Cape Town - Killarney. The country’s most...

    The country’s most hotly-contested racing series, the Falken Polo Cup most certainly lived up to and exceeded expectations during an action-packed Round Three of the Extreme Festival at Cape Town’s famed Killarney Raceway where passionate racefans were once again treated to some spectacular battles throughout the field of 25 identical Volkswagen Polos.

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    Daniel Rowe wins race one at Killarney
    Keagan Masters claims second position in race two
    Volkswagen maintains firm grip on the manufacturers’ standings
    Bradley Liebenberg continues to dominate GTC with yet another race win

    Cape Town - Killarney. It was a strong weekend that could have yielded better results for the Volkswagen Motorsport outfit as both their Jettas and...

    It was a strong weekend that could have yielded better results for the Volkswagen Motorsport outfit as both their Jettas and Golf GTi’s are the cars to beat in the country’s premier Global Touring Car series.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport enjoys a healthy points lead at the top of the Manufacturers’ points table
    GTC drivers Keagan Masters and Daniel Rowe currently occupy second and third in the Drivers’ standings
    Golf GTi continues its dominance of GTC2
    Volkswagen has sights set on more points and victories during Round 3


    Uitenhage. After two action-packed events that saw the...

    After two action-packed events that saw the country’s premier circuit racing formula pay visits to both the South Coast of KZN as well as the Zwartkops Raceway to the west of Pretoria, the Volkswagen Motorsport team is now raring to take another huge step in its quest for GTC championship glory as they head to Cape Town for Round 3 on 10 and 11 May.

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    Round 3 could prove pivotal in overall championship outcome
    Defending champion Jeffrey Kruger still the man to beat
    Bradley Liebenberg the leader of the chasing pack
    Volkswagen’s Jonathan Mogotsi eager to launch his attack from 8th on the points table
    Passionate Killarney fans to be entertained by racing spectacle


    Uitenhage. In golf, they call the third round “moving...

    In golf, they call the third round “moving day” as the one who makes a move on this day will most certainly be in the fight for overall honours.

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    Amarok V6 3.0 bakkies in a test to find the best teams from Botswana, Namibia and South Africa
    Over 400 teams to compete in this years’ competition
    Top two teams of the Spirit of Africa finals to represent South Africa, Botswana and Namibia at the International Spirit of Amarok competition


    Johannesburg – From 26 April 2019, amateur 4x4 drivers in Southern Africa will...

    From 26 April 2019, amateur 4x4 drivers in Southern Africa will have an opportunity to prove their precision driving skills in the local leg of the Spirit of Africa competition.

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    Volkswagen Group sold 21 601 vehicles from January to March 2019
    Polo Vivo is the top-selling passenger brand in the first quarter with 7 651 units
    Audi achieved 19.4% market share in the premium segment      
    Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles had best first quarter start in four years

    Johannesburg – Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) continued its positive start in 2019...

    Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) continued its positive start in 2019 in the South African passenger car market after reporting total sales of 6 754 units in March and a market share of 20.5%.

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    Over 100 000 visitors welcomed at the facility in 2018
    More benefits in 2019 for the gym’s 2 200 members

    Uitenhage – In a massive milestone for Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA), the company’s PeoplePavilion recently welcomed its 500 000th visitor in just over 5 years.
    The state of the art, employee-focused PeoplePavilion hit the 500 000 visitor mark early in April...

    In a massive milestone for Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA), the company’s PeoplePavilion recently welcomed its 500 000th visitor in just over 5 years.

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    The sold-out music and lifestyle festival drew thousands of people at the two-day event
    Special edition Polo Vivo model launched at the VIVOnation festival

    Johannesburg.  Now in its second year, the VW Vivonation Festival, a bespoke music and lifestyle event, saw over 5 500 (700 more than last year’s event) people attending over the weekend (6-7 April 2019).
    The 2019...

    Now in its second year, the VW Vivonation Festival, a bespoke music and lifestyle event, saw over 5 500 (700 more than last year’s event) people attending over the weekend (6-7 April 2019).

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    Second position overall for Keagan Masters
    Sixth overall for Daniel Rowe
    Domination of GTC 2 category continues

    Zwartkops Raceway - Pretoria. It was a mixed bag as far as the overall results were concerned for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Global Touring Car outfit after Round 2 of the Extreme Festival held at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway. But even so, the team leaves Pretoria...

    It was a mixed bag as far as the overall results were concerned for Volkswagen Motorsport’s Global Touring Car outfit after Round 2 of the Extreme Festival held at Pretoria’s Zwartkops Raceway.

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    Large crowd at Zwartkops treated with exciting racing across the field
    Near perfect weekend for champion Jeffrey Kruger
    Testing event for Volkswagen’s Mogotsi and Asmal
    Total joins the series as official fuel supplier through its Excellium brand

    Zwartkops. The Falken Polo Cup totally lived up to its reputation as the most competitive and exciting series when it...

    The Falken Polo Cup totally lived up to its reputation as the most competitive and exciting series when it delivered a superb show to the fans who attended Round 2 of the Extreme Festival at Zwartkops Raceway to the west of Pretoria.

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    Volkswagen leads Manufacturer's championship going into  Round 2 of GTC series
    With a GTC podium already in the bag, Keagan Masters is hoping to continue impressive form in debut season
    Previous race winner at Zwartkops, Daniel Rowe, sets his sights on returning to the top step of the podium
    GTC2 expected to be dominated by Volkswagen Motorsport’s Bradley Liebenberg and...

    Volkswagen Motorsport had an impressive showing at the season-opening round of the Global Touring Car series at Dezzi Raceway in Kwa Zulu-Natal.

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    Zwartkops expected to continue the exciting battles that are a hallmark of the Falken Polo Cup series
    Reigning champion Jeffrey Kruger and former title-holder Chris Shorter lead the championship after the first round
    Formidable line-up of experienced and new drivers in contention, including Volkswagen's Jonathan Mogotsi

    Uitenhage. The Falken Polo Cup is set to deliver...

    The Falken Polo Cup is set to deliver another weekend of thrilling door-to-door racing when the series descends on Zwartkops Raceway for Round 2 on 5 and 6 April 2019.

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    R70.9 million committed to support black-owned companies
    Four companies funded – two are already VWSA suppliers

    Uitenhage - Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has committed to continue supporting and developing black owned suppliers through the Volkswagen B-BBEE Initiatives Trust.
    The Board of Trustees of the Volkswagen B-BBEE Initiatives Trust hosted a special event...

    Uitenhage - Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has committed to continue supporting and developing black owned suppliers through the Volkswagen B-BBEE Initiatives Trust.

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    The T-Cross joins the Tiguan and Touareg in the Volkswagen SUV model range
    The sporty and stylish Volkswagen T-Roc confirmed for local market introduction in 2020

    Johannesburg – In the second half of the year, Volkswagen will introduce its first compact SUV to the model line-up. The T-Cross will join the Tiguan and Touareg in the Volkswagen SUV model range and advance the...

    In the second half of the year, Volkswagen will introduce its first compact SUV to the model line-up.

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    Large crowd at South Coast’s Dezzi Raceway treated to racing spectacle
    Both current and former champions make their intentions clear
    New Polo GTi sets new series lap record
    6th overall for Volkswagen’s Mogotsi following two action-packed races

    Port Shepstone. The Falken Polo Cup undoubtedly lived up to its reputation as the country’s most exciting racing formula when...

    The Falken Polo Cup undoubtedly lived up to its reputation as the country’s most exciting racing formula when the 2019 season kicked off with two action-packed races at the very scenic Dezzi Raceway near Port Shepstone on the South Coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal.

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    Volkswagen scoops the manufacturer‘s award at opening round of the Extreme Festival
    Second overall for Keagan Masters
    Third overall for Daniel Rowe
    Volkswagen continues to dominate GTC2 with two victories courtesy of Bradley Liebenberg

    Port Shepstone. Volkswagen Motorsport left the Dezzi Raceway on the South Coast of Kwazulu-Natal as the points leader on the...

    Volkswagen Motorsport left the Dezzi Raceway on the South Coast of Kwazulu-Natal as the points leader on the manufacturer scoreboard of South Africa’s premier circuit racing formula, the Global Touring Car Series.

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    Volkswagen Motorsport to field a four-car team in an effort to claim overall GTC and GTC2 honours
    Double GTC2-champion Keagan Masters to join Daniel Rowe in top GTC class
    Multiple karting champion Bradley Liebenberg joins Volkswagen in GTC2


    Uitenhage. After an encouraging 2018 season which included a number of victories in the country’s premier circuit racing series,...

    After an encouraging 2018 season which included a number of victories in the country’s premier circuit racing series, Volkswagen Motorsport is eager to take on the 2019 season and they have their sights set on winning more than just a few races.

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    Following a recent announcement of Falken Tyres being the new headline sponsor, the Volkswagen Cup is now known as the Falken Polo Cup
    Racing spectacle to be hosted at the South Coast’s Dezzi Raceway
    A number of former champions are eager to fight for the title once again
    New talent will intensify title fight even more
    Volkswagen Motorsport has high hopes for both Mogotsi...

    The Falken Polo Cup is ready to roll following the recent announcement that Falken Tyres will become the headline sponsor of South Africa’s most successful racing series for 2019.

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    Volkswagen adds an extra 15kW of power to the Golf’s top model


    Exterior updates see a new optional R Performance Titanium exhaust as well as R Performance brakes

    Johannesburg. In the four decades since first launching in South Africa, over 350 000 Golfs have been sold in the country. Since the launch of the seventh generation Golf model range in 2013 the Golf GTI,...

    Volkswagen is adding more power to the seventh generation Golf R performance derivative by increasing the power output to 228kW from 213kW - making it the most powerful Golf ever sold by Volkswagen South Africa.

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    Volkswagen establishes specialized Motorsport Academy to invest in the future of motorsport.
    Racing legend Michael Stephen joins Volkswagen to head up the Academy.

    Volkswagen Motorsport is starting 2019 with a bang. Besides announcing the line-up of factory drivers that will represent the motoring giant in the various racing categories as well as the good news that South...

    Volkswagen Motorsport is starting 2019 with a bang. Besides announcing the line-up of factory drivers that will represent the motoring giant in the various racing categories as well as the good news that South Arica’s longest running and most successful series will have a new title sponsor in 2019, Volkswagen is also proud to announce the establishment of the pioneering Volkswagen Motorsport Academy.

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    Most successful and competitive circuit racing series announces new title sponsor
    Some of the best racing drivers in South Africa to represent factory team on the track in both Volkswagen Cup and Global Touring Cars

    Volkswagen Motorsport aims to leave even deeper marks on the racing circuits of South Africa during what promises to be an exciting 2019 motorsport season....

    Volkswagen Motorsport aims to leave even deeper marks on the racing circuits of South Africa during what promises to be an exciting 2019 motorsport season.

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    Ethiopia is the third country in Sub-Sahara Africa to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Volkswagen in the last six months
    Volkswagen to work together with the Ethiopian Government to set up an automotive industry in the country
    Four key pillars identified as important for the development of the Ethiopian automotive industry

    Addis Ababa / Uitenhage - Volkswagen has...

    Volkswagen has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Ethiopia to collaborate and deliver a joint vision for the development of an automotive industry in the country.

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    Volkswagen brand won four awards in the fourth annual Cars.co.za Consumer Awards powered by Wesbank
    Volkswagen has had the most category wins in the history of the Cars.co.za Consumer Awards

    Johannesburg – The 2018/19 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards which are powered by WesBank, were hosted at Kyalami in Johannesburg on 24 January and saw Volkswagen walking away with the most...

    The 2018/19 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards which are powered by WesBank, were hosted at Kyalami in Johannesburg on 24 January and saw Volkswagen walking away with the most category wins.

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    Volkswagen brand topped the South African passenger car market with a 19.8% market share
    Polo Vivo and Polo continued to be South Africa’s best-selling passenger cars
    Audi achieved 17% market share in the premium segment        
    Volkswagen Group South Africa sold 89 886 units in the total car market

    Johannesburg - Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) ended 2018 as the...

    Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) ended 2018 as the market leader of the passenger car segment in South Africa for the eighth consecutive year with total sales of 83 449units

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    While some have shared their outrage and others have shared their support for the #VWDriveDry campaign, Volkswagen and Drive Dry are asking the public who ‘will share their pledge?’ 



    Johannesburg - The #VWDriveDry campaign has been trending in the media and on social media since the launch of the car accident video that showed hip-hop artist Nomuzi ‘Moozlie’ Mabena...

    The #VWDriveDry campaign has been trending in the media and on social media since the launch of the car accident video that showed hip-hop artist Nomuzi ‘Moozlie’ Mabena getting into a car crash on Thursday 10th January 2019 during an Instagram live video.

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    As a first of its kind, the ground-breaking campaign partnered with Drive Dry and South African hip-hop artist, Nomuzi Mabena to combat drinking and driving behaviours
    Volkswagen in partnership with Drive Dry is urging South Africans to celebrate life responsibly in 2019 by changing #MonatiHaoFeli (the party doesn’t stop) to #MonatiWaFela (the party does...

    This month, as South Africans are making their new year’s resolutions, Volkswagen in partnership with Drive Dry, a Diageo South Africa initiative, seek to make a positive change when it comes to drinking and driving by urging people to pledge to #VWDriveDry in 2019 in order to make the party stop before their life does.

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    Introducing the Volkswagen Touareg Sabbatical, a three month time-out with limitless possibilities for one restless spirit.
    Johannesburg – When you’re young and free from the constraints of adulting, a ‘gap year’ can fly by in a haze of sunburnt selfies. But once you’re in the working world, taking time out becomes a great opportunity to reassess the next chapter in your...

    Introducing the Volkswagen Touareg Sabbatical, a three month time-out with limitless possibilities for one restless spirit.

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    Nala Mofokeng honoured as one of 46 best young talents in Volkswagen Group in 2018

    Nala Mofokeng of Volkswagen Group South Africa was one of the 46 best young talents in Volkswagen Group to be honoured with the 2018 Best Trainee Award last Friday in Wolfsburg, Germany.
    Nala joined 14 young women and 32 young men from all over the world across 16 vocations that were...

    Nala Mofokeng of Volkswagen Group South Africa was one of the 46 best young talents in Volkswagen Group to be honoured with the 2018 Best Trainee Award last Friday in Wolfsburg, Germany.

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    Nearly half a million visitors since its official opening in 2013
    Over 100 000 people have visited the facility in 2018

    Volkswagen Group South Africa’s multipurpose facility, PeoplePavilion in Uitenhage celebrated its 5th anniversary on 6 December.
    Since officially opening its doors in 2013, PeoplePavilion has welcomed nearly half a million visitors who have attended...

    Volkswagen Group South Africa’s multipurpose facility, PeoplePavilion in Uitenhage celebrated its 5th anniversary on 6 December.

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    Glendinning returns to Volkswagen Group South Africa after five years in Mexico
    Stefan Mecha appointed as Vice President for Sales and Marketing at Volkswagen do Brasil

    Mike Glendinning has been appointed as the new Sales and Marketing Director for Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) effective from 1 December 2018.
    Mike Glendinning holds an Honours degree in Marketing...

    Mike Glendinning has been appointed as the new Sales and Marketing Director for Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) effective from 1 December 2018.

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    The special edition model comes with dramatic styling to differentiate itself from the rest of the Amarok range  
    It is powered by a 132kW BiTDI engine, class-leading 8-speed gearbox and boasts Volkswagen’s 4MOTION technology

    Johannesburg – With over 30 000 Amaroks sold in South Africa since launch in 2010, Volkswagen has added a special edition Amarok, the Dark...

    With over 30 000 Amaroks sold in South Africa since launch in 2010, Volkswagen has added a special edition Amarok, the Dark Label.

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    Volkswagen’s 2019 Scholar Mobility Programme kicked off with a handover of 50 Blue Bikes to the Uitenhage community


    Second phase will see 350 Blue Bikes handed over in 2019

    Uitenhage – Following handovers in Bergville (Kwa-Zulu Natal), Alexandra (Gauteng) and Soweto (Gauteng) this year, community members in Uitenhage are the fourth recipients of Blue Bikes in...

    Following handovers in Bergville (Kwa-Zulu Natal), Alexandra (Gauteng) and Soweto (Gauteng) this year, community members in Uitenhage are the fourth recipients of Blue Bikes in 2018.

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    Over 60 local entrepreneurs incubated at the VW Business Support Centre since opening in 2011

    Since its opening in 2011, the Volkswagen Business Support Centre in Uitenhage has trained and upskilled over 60 local entrepreuners.
    The centre in based in Uitenhage and is managed by a business incubator, Raizcorp.
    The success of the centre has allowed it to extend its...

    Since its opening in 2011, the Volkswagen Business Support Centre in Uitenhage has trained and upskilled over 60 local entrepreuners.

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    The Caddy 1.0 TSI joins the 2.0 TDI in the Trendline model range

    Johannesburg – Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has introduced a 1.0 TSI model derivative of the hugely popular Caddy in South Africa.
    The second best-selling model in Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ range, the Caddy combines space efficiency with sleek Volkswagen design and affordable running costs. Currently...

    Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has introduced a 1.0 TSI model derivative of the hugely popular Caddy in South Africa.

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    Volkswagen hosts over 15 000 employees and their loved-ones at its Uitenhage plant for a Family Day

    Volkswagen celebrates the successful launch of the new Polo and Vivo with a Family Day for its employees
    The Family Day themed ‘We Make the Future’ was attended by 15 823 employees and their loved-ones

    Uitenhage – Following a successful launch of the sixth generation Polo...

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    Keagan is the master of the 2018 Sasol GTC2 Championship
    Volkswagen Motorsport had much to celebrate after the ninth and final round of the Sasol GTC Championship at Zwartkops on Saturday.
    Keagan Masters wrapped up the GTC2 Championship in the first race of the day after powering his Volkswagen Advanced Driving Golf GTi to a hard fought win, his eleventh victory this season...

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    Kruger crowned as the 2018 Engen Polo Cup Champion

    Jeffrey Kruger crowned the 2018 Engen Polo Cup champion
    Youngster takes title in 17th of the year’s 18 races
    Tasmin Pepper and Jonathan Mogotsi  take second and third places in title chase.

    This year’s Engen Polo Cup championship title was clinched in impressive manner at the Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria on Saturday,...

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    Volkswagen Motorsport chasing championship title at GTC season finale
    The Sasol GTC Championship reaches the tail end of the season with Keagan Masters in the pound seat to claim the GTC2 championship at Zwartkops raceway on Saturday, 20th October. Both Mathew Hodges and Daniel Rowe would like to sign off the season with good results.. With the GTC2 Championship almost...

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    Engen Polo Cup title chase to be decided at year’s final event

    Three-way title fight to go all the way to the end
    Little to choose between the title championship chasing trio
    Some of the year's closest competition expected

    The 2018 South African Engen Polo Cup championship chase will go down to the wire at the Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria next Saturday 20 October...

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    Volkswagen extends Caravelle line-up with special edition PanAmericana

    The PanAmericana is flexible and exclusive for individualists.


    The PanAmericana features stylish interior and exclusive design elements such as the underrun protection and the ‘Nucleus Grey’ structure-painted bumpers.

    Johannesburg – The new PanAmericana combines the comfort of the Caravelle and...

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    Team South Africa wins 2018 International Spirit of Amarok

    South African teams saw off stiff competition from  contestants from ten countries to win the coveted Wolf Trophy

    Johannesburg – Team South Africa has won the fourth edition of the International Spirit of Amarok competition, which is the only amateur 4x4 precision driving championship with international...

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    The ultimate amateur 4x4 competition returns this weekend

    Countdown begins as the fourth annual International Spirit of Amarok competition starts this weekend.
    The international competition will see 20 teams from ten countries vying for the coveted Wolf Trophy.

    Johannesburg – The fourth edition of the only amateur 4x4 precision driving championship with international...

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    Biene appointed as the Head of the Volkswagen brand

    With 16 years of experience in the Volkswagen Group, Martina Biene will assume her new role at the beginning of October


    Biene replaces Carla Wentzel who has been appointed as the Group Managing Director of Volkswagen Group Ireland

    Johannesburg – Martina Biene is the new Head of the Volkswagen Brand in South Africa,...

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    Polo Cup Drama at Killarney

    2018 title chase will go all the way to the wire
    Two top title contenders share the day’s race victories
    Youngster Daniel Duminy sets the day’s quickest lap time

    The 2018 Engen Polo Cup title chase became a two-driver duel at the Western Cape Killarney circuit on Saturday(September 22).
    A day of tough, hard competition  saw the two top...

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    Double Cape victory puts Keagan Masters within championship reach
    The eighth round of the Sasol GTC Championship saw Keagan Masters deliver a knock-out blow to his title rivals by taking his Volkswagen Advanced Driving Golf GTi to a double victory in the GTC2 class while teammate Adrian Wood banked two podium positions in his Kyocera Volkswagen Golf GTi.
    The bruising GTC...

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    Mother City to host Engen Polo Cup Championship again

    Title chase wide open at season's penultimate event
    Four drivers could leave circuit as championship leader
    High speed chess games expected in both races

    The 2018 Engen Polo Cup travelling show will perform at the Western Cape Killarney circuit for the second time next weekend (September 21 and 22), with the title...

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    Volkswagen Motorsport aiming to replicate Cape Town winning streak
    When the Sasol GTC Championship last visited Cape Town’s Killarney Raceway back in April, the team earned three wins from four starts, a feat they aim to replicate on 22nd September when the championship visits the coastal circuit for the second time.
    Daniel Rowe powered his Volkswagen Motorsport Jetta GTC to...

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    Volkswagen Motorsport experiences highs and lows at Kyalami
    It was a weekend of mixed fortunes for Volkswagen Motorsport at the Festival of Motoring which hosted round seven of the Sasol GTC Championship. Daniel Rowe earned his best qualifying position of the year as well as his best race one result this season. Mathew Hodges stood on the podium for the first time this season,...

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    Volkswagen signs Memorandum of Understanding with Nigerian Government to develop an automotive hub


    Volkswagen has identified Nigeria as a country with significant potential for the growth in the new vehicle market
    The Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) to develop a joint vision to secure the development of Nigeria as an...

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    Volkswagen continues with its expansion in Sub-Saharan Africa by signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ghanaian Government



    Thomas Schaefer, Head of the Sub-Saharan Region and the Honorable Minister of Trade and Industry, Alan Kyerenmaten of Ghana signed an MOU in the presence of Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany and Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice-President of Ghana...

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    Volkswagen appoints new Head of Group Communications

    Andile Dlamini appointed as  new Head of Group Communications at VWSA
    Matt Gennrich hands over the reins to Andile Dlamini

    As from 1 September 2018, Andile Dlamini will assume responsibility for Volkswagen Communications as Head of Group Communications. Andile has 15 years’ experience in Public Relations and...

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    Audi and Volkswagen geared up for the Festival of Motoring

    Volkswagen Group South Africa has lots of exciting activities in store for motoring fans at this years’ Festival of Motoring

    Johannesburg - Audi and Volkswagen brands will be coming together for this years’ Festival of Motoring taking place at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit from 31 August to 2 September 2018....