'It’s amazing to drive' - Here's why this reader bought herself a brand new VW T-Cross

2019-10-14 04:30

Wheels24 reader Natasha Xavier just bought herself a new Volkswagen T-Cross. She tells us everything she likes about it, and the bits that's not the favourite.

Volkswagen’s truck unit to pour R33bn into electric vehicles, software

2019-10-03 21:28

Volkswagen’s Traton truck division plans to spend more than $2.2bn over the next five years on electric vehicles and digital offerings in a bid to keep pace with the industry’s “radical” transformation.

Here's why Volkswagen has unveiled a brand-new look for the future

2019-10-01 12:57

To reinvigorate the brand in time for a new era of mobility, Volkswagen unveiled its new logo and brand design at the Frankfurt Motor Show under the motto of ‘New Volkswagen’.

'Everyone wants a GTI!' - Here are the top 10 most searched for vehicle derivatives in SA

2019-09-25 04:30

The highly aspirational nature of GTI models produced by Volkswagen has been reaffirmed by an analysis of the most searched-for individual variants on AutoTrader.

Heritage Day | These are SA’s locally built motoring legends

2019-09-24 08:30

South Africa has a proud automotive industry and to celebrate this industrial achievement, we’ve researched some of Mzansi’s best motoring achievements over the years.

Four standout cars from the Frankfurt motor show

2019-09-23 06:30

Sean Parker attended the 2019 Frankfurt motor show with the bi-annual event heavily focused on electric cars, here are four new models from the show that stood out.

VW in $9bn software revamp as tech shift expands

2019-09-16 22:00

Volkswagen is bundling its software operations with an investment plan of about $9bn over the next three to five years, another step in the electric and connected-car shift that’s heralding massive change across the entire industry.

#Frankfurt2019 | Lessons learned from this year's event

2019-09-13 14:00

Was the 2019 Frankfurt auto show a turning point for the German car industry and those brands you most desire?

WATCH | Take a look at the vintage VW T1 Doka

2019-09-12 14:01

The VW Bus was the right car at the right time. In 1948, the mini transporter filled a gap in the market and quickly became a global bestseller.

Volkswagen all-new ID.3 electric car breaks cover at Frankfurt

2019-09-10 10:29

The ID.3 from Volkswagen opens a new era of climate-friendly mobility.


10 facts to know about the new Volkswagen T-Cross in SA

2019-10-07 01:20

Volkswagen's new T-Cross is already selling like hotcakes in South Africa. Janine Van der Post points out 10 things you should know about the new 'baby SUV'.

Car sales | Vivo smashes passenger numbers, new T-Cross arrives in Top 10

2019-10-03 04:30

Volkswagen’s Polo and Polo Vivo again topped the sales charts for passenger cars in September 2019.

Volkswagen faces first mass diesel lawsuit on home turf

2019-09-27 07:53

Car behemoth Volkswagen will face a German court Monday, as hundreds of thousands of owners of manipulated diesel cars demand compensation four years after the country's largest post-war industrial scandal erupted.

VW chair, CEO charged with market manipulation in Germany

2019-09-24 13:20

The carmaker's top two leaders were charged allegations they failed to inform investors early enough about the diesel-emission scandal.

OPINION | Here's what you really should know about the VW Golf GTI

2019-09-24 06:30

Though the Volkswagen Golf GTI is one of the best hot hatches today, Wheels24 correspondent Charlen Raymond thinks there's more to consider than just the badge.

Corolla, F-Series, Civic - These are the 5 best-selling vehicles of all time!

2019-09-23 04:30

There are some vehicles that have stood the test of time, and are still as popular today as they were many generations ago. Take a look at

WATCH | Go inside the hip youth culture of pimped-out VW Beetles in Ethiopia

2019-09-16 14:39

When Robel Wolde bought a beat-up 1967 Volkswagen Beetle from a friend for 50 000 Ethiopian birr (about $1700), it marked the start of an extensive restoration he'd plotted for years.

SEE | 'How do I make my 9-year old boy become a famous racer? - Reader

2019-09-13 08:00

Wheels24 reader Neo Hlalele wrote in to us and asked a question we receive quite often in our mailbox...

WATCH | Frankfurt Auto Show goes electric, but greens don't buy it

2019-09-11 12:11

Environmentalists say the industry can't claim to be green, and it's time the whole event was cancelled.

Volkswagen reveals a new logo for the brand at Frankfurt IAA

2019-09-10 08:13

New logo and new digital customer experience: Volkswagen Commercial Vehicle is activating its new brand design.

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