Archive for the ‘Volkswagen’ Category

Review: 2016 Volkswagen Caddy

February 9th, 2017

One of the most popular small vans in Europe, and the favorite of many small business owners who want to combine a good drive with good visibility options. Our friends at EliquidsVIP let us drive theirs (which they use for deliveries) and we loved it. So did the reviewer below!

The Volkswagen Amarok Runs Amok

November 26th, 2009

Volkswagen AmarokI am generally a huge fan of most of the vehicles Volkswagen comes out with, to the point that they could probably attach a board to a couple of skateboards and I would like it.

And from what I have seen so far, the Volkswagen Amarok is no exception. I really, really like this pickup, and I am not usually a fan of pickup trucks. » More: The Volkswagen Amarok Runs Amok

Volkswagen Car Insurance Pointers

November 5th, 2009

There are many ways to get the most coverage with your Volkswagen car insurance at a great price. You just have to know what you are doing. One that to keep in mind is that despite the high costs of purchasing a vehicle made by Volkswagen, the insurance premiums are not extremely high when compared to other car makes and models. volkswagen beetle cabrioletThe reason for this is that the car insurance premium depends upon how well the car is built and is not based on initial purchase cost or value. Many assume that things are the other way around and therefore choose insurance policies with less coverage and that can be a problem if something should happen while driving.

There are many insurance companies that offer low cost coverage for cars made by Volkswagen. A big mistake that many drivers make is to under-insure a vehicle, but by comparing several quotes you will be able to get good, affordable coverage for your Volkswagen, regardless of the model. There are a few ways to go about obtaining insurance quotes from several companies. One way would be to talk directly to an insurance broker who will then do the work for you. Another way is to go to one of these great sites with auto quotes where you can just put in some basic information about your car and then you will receive several quotes. Finally, you can go to the individual insurance websites and ask for a quote directly.

There are even online only insurance policies available and these are generally always the cheapest and give you the most coverage for your money. However, this is only a possibility if you can live without some of the benefits of other policies, such as agents or offices to go to when you have an accident.

HS Motorsports takes a shot at Volkswagen Scirocco

July 13th, 2009

A fast car isn’t enough unless it looks like it. HS Motorsports Volkswagen SciroccoOne of the many joys of being in the car industry is not simply coming up with new models but also revamping what used to be mundane.

HS Motorsport, a popular German performance company, is hot on Volkswagen Scirocco’s heels as it releases its own version of the popular sports car. HS Motorsport has been tuning Volks for a long time now and has made strong partnerships with hot-shot firms like Cargraphic, Hamann, and Brembo.

The existing, and most powerful to date, VW Scirocco model produces 200HP with its 2.0L turbo engine. HS Motorsport pumped it up Interior Scirocco HS Motorsportsto 320HP along with its best Remis package. The revamped Scirocco accelerates at 0-100km/km in 6.6 seconds with a top speed of 242km/h.

New sports exhausts systems, customized ECU, and upgraded turbocharger system are only a few of the methods that made the Scirocco even faster. HS Motorsport also added lowered springs, stainless steel mufflers and brand new 20inch wheels. The new brakes are courtesy of Brembo.

Of course, in order to make the faster and meaner Scirocco, HS Motorsport gave it a smashing new bodykit inclusive of carbon-fiber front spoilers, rear spoiler extension, and side skirts, along with the Recaro bucket seats and customized upholstery made of leather.

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