2012 VW Tiguan launched at the Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen has introduced the 2012 VW Tiguan at the Geneva Motor Show that occurred on last March. However, prior to the event, evidently, the SUV enthusiasts in Europe had to order it.

About earlier bookings run the Volkswagen argued, the demand for 2012 VW Tiguan is already quite high, it also occurred in the previous model. So the German car manufacturer was preparing a precaution.

Since it was first launched in autumn 2007, the VW Tiguan has earned great success, so it can advance to become the SUV market leader in Germany. The reason that VW Tiguan become the best-selling SUV is clear enough, with five stars achieved in Euro NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) crash testing, the VW Tiguan managed to become one of the safest SUV. Globally, too successful, as many as 572,000 Tiguan has changed hands from dealer to the owner.

2012 VW Tiguan uses a 1400 cc V4 TSI engine capable of producing power of 120 horsepower. In addition, TDI and TSI engines claimed it bears a very economical, making it one of the SUVs with fuel consumption of the most efficient, backed with the comfort and good quality.

In Europe, the 2012 VW Tiguan will be sold at prices starting from € 24,175. Well, do you want this SUV? Please order from now on, if you do not want to run out.



The latest specs information of 2011 VW Amarok

A few days ago, a division of Volkswagen in the UK leaked specs for 2011 VW Amarok. This Pickup is trying to become the king in its segment. So, what are the reforms contained in the 2011 VW Amarok?

2011 VW Amarok comes with offering two engine options, a 2.0-liter TDI and a 2.0-liter Bi-turbo TDI. A 2.0-liter TDI engine capable of producing 122 hp, and can you drive it the speed of 0-60 mph in 13.7 seconds. While the 2.0-liter Bi-turbo TDI engine can produce 163, 2.6 seconds faster when driven from 0-60 mph (11.1 seconds). Both engines are matched by the maximum towing weight of this pickup. For 2011 VW Amarok with permanent 4MOTION, the maximum towing weight is 2800 kg, while for models with selectable 4MOTION, the maximum towing weight is 2690 kg.

For the exterior design, 2011 VW Amarok, give a little change. This pickup offers several new components, such as a front bumper trim, 19-inch alloy wheels, stainless steel side rails, etc. For the interior, 2011 VW Amarok is equipped with a lockable toolbox designed to fit between the wheelarches. In addition, the pickup has 2 choices covers, tonneau covers and a complete body-colored hardtop. For the tonneau covers, you can choose several kinds, such as a soft waterproof cover, body-colored aluminum or hard plastic covers.

To provide protection on the exterior and interior components of 2011 VW Amarok, VW prepares seat covers and rubber or carpet floor Mats. In addition, the pickup is also equipped with parking sensors, gearbox and underbody protection packs, mud flaps, etc. Well, according to you how the performance of 2011 VW Amarok? We hope you enjoy this information. Have a nice day dear reader.

2012 VW New Beetle is ready to be launched this year

Volkswagen does not seem to play in capturing the 2012 VW New Beetle. The car is expected to continue the glory of its predecessor. Indeed, this coupe car will be made larger, sportier, and reduced its funny form; this third generation car is expected can attract more male consumers. As is known, all this time, the VW Beetle is identical with female consumers.

2012 VW New Beetle will look plumper, with increasing length of 168.4 inches, 6 inches tall, 71.2 inches wide, and up 3.3 inches. For the engines, Volkswagen is still trying to decide which engine is suitable for this coupe. The plan, VW seems to adopt the engine from other U.S. small VWs, such as the VW Golf or Jetta. Possibility, the 2012 VW New Beetle will use the five-cylinder gasoline engine that can produce 170 hp, or 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that can produce 200 hp. However, there is the possibility of this coupe using a 2-liter turbo-diesel that can produce 140 hp.

The plan, the 2012 VW New Beetle will begin to be marketed in the U.S. in September or October. While Volkswagen targeting China, Europe, Mexico and the U.S. will become the main market this Coupe car. Furthermore, Volkswagen is ready to spread the 2012 VW New Beetle to 70 countries worldwide. In the meantime, we must wait until the show Shanghai Auto Show, to get more details about the 2012 VW New Beetle. Then, we could see this car introduction in the New York Auto Show in May. Hopefully this Coupe car can continue the triumph of VW Beetle that has been known throughout the world.

2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI one of the green cars of the year

Volkswagen is one of the respected car manufacturers in the world. Not only has the commitment to build a car that met the needs of drivers, but also the needs of the surrounding environment. One of its products, 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI, is in the top 10 Green Cars 2011, chosen by Kelley Blue Book (kbb.com). Editor in the kbb.com regarded 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI as saving fuel consumption and low CO2 emissions car. However, this hatchback car also provides all the standard of safety, comfort, and enjoyment for its users.

The Volkswagen Golf TDI users in Europe have long felt the benefits of the car. For that kbb.com chose this hatchback car as environmentally friendly cars and comfortable when driving. TDI diesel engine available in 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI offers 30 mpg when used in the city, whereas at 42 mpg when used in the highway. Also you can push this hatchback car from 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds.

You can get a 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI in 2 choices, 2 doors or 4 doors. This car combines the quality performance of typical German car with environmentally friendly technology. So if you want a car that is environmentally friendly and economical use of fuel, the 2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI is the right choice.

VW Touareg Hybrid still does not save fuel usage

Many hybrid car enthusiasts who are ask how long it will take for a hybrid car so that we can save fuel usage. Especially, in case the price of hybrid cars are more expensive than the gasoline-powered cars. Usually, we will feel the impact after nearly a decade. However, if you use the VW Touareg Hybrid, maybe you will not be able to save fuel usage. Why?

Under the Environmental Protection Agency’s calculation, if you use the VW Touareg Hybrid, then you will only save $ 300 per year. Small amount when compared with its price reaching $ 44,450 to $ 60,565. So you need to take more than 50 years so you get the BEP (Break Even Point).

In fact, high prices of hybrid cars, because it offers luxury features, not about saving fuel. If you just rely on fancy features, there are still many gasoline-powered cars that also offer luxury features. VW Touareg Hybrid actually still less in terms of fuel economy compared to the diesel version of the VW Touareg. You can save $ 29 more than the VW Touareg Hybrid.

The true essence of hybrid car is not about saving money, but saving fuel usage. Saving fuel usage is very beneficial for the environment. However, more severe Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid cannot meet these standards because it was wasteful in the use of fuel. This is because the battery which is used by VW Touareg Hybrid is too small compared to other hybrid cars.

Well, if you already understand that the VW Touareg Hybrid was not more efficient than other cars, why you should buy it? However, it all depends on your individual taste. Have a nice day dear reader.