Volkswagen Audi Group News December
New Models and StylingThe VAG is always introducing exciting new models to its diverse portfolio of brands. Here are a few recent additions that have caught our attention:
Audi A6 e-tron ConceptThe Audi A6 e-tron Concept is a stunning electric sedan that previews Audi’s vision for luxury electric vehicles. With its sleek design and cutting-edge technology, the A6 e-tron Concept is poised to redefine the expectations of luxury electric cars. The A6 e-tron Concept is built on Audi’s PPE platform, which is designed specifically for electric vehicles. This platform allows for a spacious interior and a long wheelbase, which contributes to the car’s elegant proportions. The A6 e-tron Concept also features a smooth, aerodynamic design that helps to maximise range and efficiency. Inside, the A6 e-tron Concept is a haven of luxury and technology. The interior is dominated by a large, curved glass cockpit that houses two touchscreen displays. The car also features a head-up display that projects important information onto the windscreen, making it easy for the driver to stay informed without taking their eyes off the road. The A6 e-tron Concept is powered by a dual-motor powertrain that produces 476 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. This gives the car a top speed of 140 mph and a range of up to 435 miles. The Audi A6 e-tron Concept is a truly remarkable car that showcases Audi’s commitment to innovation and luxury. It is expected to go on sale in 2024.
Volkswagen ID.Buzz: A Retro-Futuristic Take on the Campervan ClassicThe Volkswagen ID.Buzz is a retro-futuristic campervan that pays homage to the iconic VW Camper van. With its sleek design and modern EV sensibilities, the ID.Buzz promises to bring back the magic of road trips and camping adventures. The ID.Buzz is based on Volkswagen’s MEB platform, which is also used for other electric vehicles in the VAG lineup. This platform allows for a spacious interior and a long wheelbase, which provides ample room for passengers and cargo. The ID.Buzz also features a unique split cab design that allows for versatile seating arrangements. Inside, the ID.Buzz is a modern and comfortable space. The dashboard features a minimalist design with a large touchscreen display, while the seats are upholstered in high-quality materials. The ID.Buzz also features a panoramic glass roof that provides a bright and airy interior. The ID.Buzz is powered by a single-motor powertrain that produces 201 horsepower and 228 lb-ft of torque. This gives the car a top speed of 99 mph and a range of up to 250 miles. The Volkswagen ID.Buzz is a fun and functional vehicle that is perfect for families and adventure seekers. It is expected to go on sale in 2024.
Bentley Continental GT Speed: A Performance-Focused GT CoupeThe Bentley Continental GT Speed is a performance-focused GT coupe that offers an exhilarating driving experience. With its powerful engine, luxurious interior and refined handling, the Continental GT Speed is the ultimate Bentley driving machine. The Continental GT Speed is powered by a twin-turbocharged 6.0-liter W12 engine that produces 650 horsepower and 664 lb-ft of torque. This gives the car a top speed of 208 mph and a 0-60 mph time of just 3.1 seconds. The Continental GT Speed’s performance is further enhanced by its advanced driving dynamics systems, including Bentley Dynamic Ride, which provides active roll control for exceptional handling. The car also features a four-wheel-drive system that can send up to 70% of the torque to the rear wheels for improved traction. Inside, the Continental GT Speed is a luxurious and comfortable space. The cabin is trimmed in the finest leather and wood veneers, while the seats are supremely supportive and comfortable. The car also features a panoramic glass roof that provides a stunning view of the sky. The Bentley Continental GT Speed is a true masterpiece of automotive engineering. It is a car that combines luxury, performance and refinement to create an unforgettable driving experience.
The VAG is at the forefront of automotive technology, constantly developing new innovations that enhance safety, efficiency and connectivity. Here are a few examples of cutting-edge technologies that are making their way into VAG vehicles:
Level 3 autonomous driving: The Audi A8 is one of the first production cars to offer Level 3 autonomous driving, which allows for hands-off driving in certain situations.
Augmented reality head-up displays: The new Audi A6 features an augmented reality head-up display that projects virtual information onto the windscreen, making it easier for drivers to see important information without taking their eyes off the road.
Wireless charging for smartphones: Many VAG vehicles now offer wireless charging for smartphones, making it easier for drivers to keep their devices charged on the go.
Sustainable MobilityThe VAG is investing heavily in electric vehicles. Here are a few examples of their efforts:
Volkswagen ID. family: The VW ID. family of electric vehicles is expanding rapidly, with new models being introduced all the time.
Production of green hydrogen: The VAG is investing in the production of green hydrogen, a clean fuel that can be used to power vehicles and homes.
Charging infrastructure: The VAG is working to expand the availability of public charging infrastructure, making it easier for electric vehicle owners to charge their cars.
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Stay InformedThe VAG is always innovating, so we encourage you to stay up-to-date with the latest news by following us on social media (Instagram, Facebook) or by exploring our website. Volksmaster are passionate about Volkswagen Audi Group vehicles, and we’re here to help you get the most out of yours. Whether you’re looking for new car information, service and repair needs, or simply want to connect with other VAG enthusiasts, we’re here for you. You can book your vehicle in to one of our 4 branches by using the simple form below or give us a call at Oldham 0161 624 5060, Heywood on 01706 622633, Bury 0161 761 3030 and our Oldham Van Centre 0161 628 5270. We also offer a highly convenient Collect & Return service or a Courtesy Car to ensure your routine is disrupted as little as possible while your vehicle is serviced, repaired or undergoes an MOT.
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