Articles in the Volkswagen Category
The 42nd Annual General Meeting of Volkswagen AG on April 2002 in Hamburg has brought the world a hope that world’s most economy car is about to born when Dr. Ferdinand Piech drove a concept car from Wolfsburg to Hamburg. The concept car is a two-seater rear-wheel-drive small car. The seat is designed in tandem like the Messerschmitt Kabinenroller from the ‘50s rather than side-by-side like ordinary car to keep its aerodynamic and also giving larger side crush zone. Everyone who has seen this car during Dr. Piech’s journey was …
Well, if we would to discuss about world’s top 10 largest car manufacturers, we definitely couldn’t miss Volkswagen cars.
Volkswagen or VW was the third largest automobile manufacturers in the world in 2009 according to the production volume. Volkswagen headquarter is located in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is another car brand that almost known by every automobile lovers.
Kit Cars, Volkswagen »
Here is your delicious A-list of VW kit cars and where to buy these kit cars with cheap price. VW also know as Volkswagen which means “people’s car” in German was originally founded in 1937 in Germany. Over the years, VW manufactured a lot of famous cars such as special bug shape Volkswagen Beetle and the famous exotic sports car Porsche 918 Spyder which appear at the Geneva auto show lately.
Porsche, Volkswagen »
VW Porsche merger has been finalized when VW to buy 42% of Porsche shares at the end of 2009 and merger agreement settled between both cars manufacturers. The decision of merger is after a series of intense meeting between Ferdinand Piëch and Wolfgang Porsche who are the patriarchs from Piëch and Porsche families. Both these families are majority-owned Porsche SE. It seems to be a smart move for Porsche to go for the acquisition with VW (abbreviation of Volkswagen) even though that was not its initial plan.