Tag: VW

Post
#TBT: The Vast Color Palette of the Volkswagen Spektrum Program

#TBT: The Vast Color Palette of the Volkswagen Spektrum Program

The Volkswagen Spektrum Program offered buyers of the 2019 Golf R a multicolored pallet of color options aimed at VW’s passionate fanbase. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ____________________________________________________________ For the final...

Post
#TBT: Tips on Road Tripping During the Pandemic

#TBT: Tips on Road Tripping During the Pandemic

Volkswagen has just published the latest iteration of #TBT, which explores how to take a road trip while overcoming the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _________________________________________________________...

Post
Volkswagen Opens New Oxnard Engineering Campus

Volkswagen Opens New Oxnard Engineering Campus

The new expansion will encompass other brand entities that focus on emissions, product testing and governmental compliance. The Volkswagen Group has just expanded their massive testing facility and is now named the Oxnard Engineering Campus (OEC). The OEC now encompasses the Volkswagen Group Test Center California (TCC) and additional entities. The Oxnard campus supports Volkswagen,...

Post
#TBT: The Legacy of Formula Vee Racing

#TBT: The Legacy of Formula Vee Racing

Volkswagen has just released the latest edition of #TBT, which details the rich history of Volkswagen and Formula Vee racing. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ______________________________________________________________________ Forty years after it was...

Post
#TBT: The History of VW’s Storied Puebla Plant

#TBT: The History of VW’s Storied Puebla Plant

Volkswagen has published their latest edition of #TBT, which covers one of VW’s longest-running plants located in Puebla, Mexico. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ___________________________________________________ As one of the largest vehicle...

Post
#TBT: The Odd Saga of the “Max” Beetle

#TBT: The Odd Saga of the “Max” Beetle

Volkswagen has just released the latest edition of #TBT, which dives into a unique celebrity: the VW “Max” Beetle. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ___________________________________________________________ In 2008, Volkswagen of America began...

Post
#TBT: The Strange Story Behind the VW Acapulco Thing

#TBT: The Strange Story Behind the VW Acapulco Thing

Volkswagen has just released the latest installment of #TBT, which details the the ultimate beach cruiser: the 1974 Volkswagen Acapulco Thing. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM __________________________________________________________________________________ The Volkswagen Type 181...

Post
#TBT: The Weirdly Capable VW Golf Country

#TBT: The Weirdly Capable VW Golf Country

Volkswagen has just issued their latest edition of #TBT, which covers the innovative off-road Volkswagen Golf Country. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM _____________________________________________________________________________ In 1989, Volkswagen introduced the “Montana” concept at...

Post
#TBT: One Million Vehicles Strong Three Times Over

#TBT: One Million Vehicles Strong Three Times Over

Volkswagen has published their latest issue of #TBT, which chronicles the staggering amount of VW vehicles produced over the years. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— At any car factory, the...

Post
#TBT: Ten Movies Co-Starring Volkswagen Classics

#TBT: Ten Movies Co-Starring Volkswagen Classics

Volkswagen has issued the latest edition of #TBT, which lists 10 appearances by classic VWs on the silver screen. Editor’s Note: #ThrowbackThursday is a weekly release by Volkswagen, which covers historic and intriguing aspects of VW over the years. All content and photos are courtesy of Volkswagen. -CM ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— While many movie theatres remain closed,...

 

You can now advertise on LACar.com to get your brand seen by our ever-growing base of gear-head readers, many of whom are local to Los Angeles.