July 16, 2018

Come over to the dark side

Dan Gilkes takes VW’s latest Amarok special edition for a spin.

Volkswagen AG and Ford to explore strategic alliance to extend capabilities

Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company have announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding and are exploring a strategic alliance designed to ‘strengthen each company’s competitiveness and better serve customers globally’.

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles: 48,600 vans delivered in May

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles delivered 48,600 vehicles in May worldwide, a 12.7 per cent increase compared to the same period last year.

Upgrade to Volkswagen Crafter warranty gives extra peace of mind for operators

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has upgraded the warranty on its award-winning Crafter model from three-years and up to 60,000 miles to three-years and unlimited mileage, in a move that offers added peace of mind for operators whose vehicles regularly exceed 60,000 miles.

CV Show – and the public – celebrate commercial vehicles

While official figures have not yet been released, around 21,000 people were expected to attend the CV Show 2018, held last month at the NEC, Birmingham. Now in its 19th year, some 460 companies exhibited.

Volkswagen donates T6 Transporter for preservation work at Auschwitz Memorial Site 

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have donated a Transporter to the International Auschwitz Committee (IAC) to assist with the preservation of the Memorial Site at the former concentration camp and Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp.

Volkswagen launches new top spec Amarok

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have announced that a new version of its popular pick up truck, previewed at the IAA in Frankfurt last year, will be available to order in the UK from June.

Volkswagen Crafter driving experience available to CV Show visitors

As well as browsing Volkwagen Commercial Vehicles’ latest products and services on the brand’s stand, visitors to this year’s CV Show will also have the chance to drive the new Crafter and test its features on site.

CV Show preview

The 2018 CV Show may be set against a backdrop of uncertain times, but nevertheless reveals an optimistic and innovative vision for the future of the commercial vehicle sector. In this preview, we present a snapshot of the main players that will showcase their products and services at Birmingham’s NEC.

Volkswagen Van Centres celebrate success

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has recognised the achievements of its top performing Van Centres at its annual performance awards event, held in Manchester for representatives from the brand’s 72 dedicated Van Centres and 24 Authorised Repairers.