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Apr 23, 15
Volkswagen jeans up! unveiled
Volkswagen has unveiled the new jeans up! special edition.
Oct 28, 14
Volkswagen street up! announced
Volkswagen has taken the wraps off the new street up! special edition. It features contrasting mirror caps and special graphics on the hood, roof and doors.
Jan 02, 14
Volkswagen e-up! buyers to get free use of a conventionally-powered vehicle
Volkswagen has announced plans to offer a "supplementary mobility package" for German e-up! buyers.
Apr 24, 13
Volkswagen Groove up! & Rock up! announced (UK)
Volkswagen has announced plans to offer Groove up! and Rock up! special editions in the United Kingdom.
Mar 06, 13
Volkswagen Cross Up! unveiled in Geneva
Volkswagen has introduced the Cross Up! at the Geneva Motor Show. It features ruggedized styling and a 1.0-liter three-cylinder engine.
Dec 06, 12
Watch the world's tightest parallel parking [video]
Ronny Wechselberger in a VW Up! has set a new Guinness World Record for the tightest parallel parking.
Dec 06, 12
Volkswagen Cross Up! spied without camo
Our photographers have spied the upcoming Cross variant of the Volkswagen Up! Launching first half 2013.
Dec 05, 12
Volkswagen eco Up! introduced
Volkswagen has introduced the new eco Up!. It features a 1.0-liter three-cylinder engine that has been specially modified to run on natural gas.
Oct 23, 12
Two-cylinder diesel Volkswagen up! due in 2013
Volkswagen has confirmed that a two-cylinder diesel engine will be offered for the up! city car sometime in 2013.
Oct 01, 12
Volkswagen Up! GT confirmed for 2013 release
Volkswagen has announced that next year they will launch the GT version of the Up!
Jul 10, 12
VW Up spotted in Washington DC - more US sales wanted
Photos of the Europe-only Volkswagen Up sub-compact model were recently taken at the Foggy Bottom metro station in Washington DC.
Apr 05, 12
2012 World Car of the Year winners announced in New York
The 2012 World Car of the Year Awards have been presented at the New York Auto Show. See the winners inside
Mar 01, 12
Abt QS3 ready for Geneva debut
Abt Sportsline has revealed first details for their QS3 program based on the Audi Q3 ahead of its public debut for the Geneva Motor Show.
Mar 01, 12
Volkswagen to present four Up! Concepts in Geneva
Volkswagen will be present four new Up! Concepts at the Geneva Motor Show next month that are intended to showcase the versatility of the production vehicle.
Feb 23, 12
Volkswagen up! accessories by Abt Sportsline
The Volkswagen up! is a practical and economical compact city car, however, it's looks might be a bit too pedestrian for some.
Jan 24, 12
Volkswagen Up! GT reportedly approved for production
The three-cylinder power unit in the Volkswagen Up! GT will be treated to a turbocharger which will boost output to more than 73kW (100 PS / 98 hp).
Jan 23, 12
OFFICIAL: Volkswagen Up! five-door revealed
First previewed in Frankfurt last year as the Cross up! concept, the production version seen here carries over the same engines and option packages as the 3-door Up! - just with easier access to the r...
Jan 18, 12
Volkswagen Up! five-door leaked
The five-door Volkswagen Up! has been revealed by the European patent office. See the pictures inside
Dec 20, 11
Skoda partners with DJ Tiësto to target young adults with techno promo
In promotion of the new Citigo, Skoda is targeting young demographic groups with an exclusive music video by "international megastar DJ and producer Tiësto."
Oct 20, 11
Volkswagen up! fits 16 people
Volkswagen took 16 employees and stuffed them into the new up! model for an unofficial world record attempt.
Oct 07, 11
Volkswagen up! pricing announced (UK)
Volkswagen has announced the 2012 up! will be priced from £7,995 in the United Kingdom.
Oct 03, 11
Seat unveils the Mii - another sibling to VW up! [video]
Seat gets its own up!-derived minicar for a new entry-level model for the brand.
Sep 30, 11
Volkswagen confirms a five-door up! for 2012
Volkswagen has confirmed the 2012 up! will be offered in a five-door body style.
Sep 14, 11
Five Volkswagen up! concepts revealed in Frankfurt
Concepts include a Gran Turismo, crossover and all-electric up! variants.
Sep 13, 11
Volkswagen Buggy Up! concept surpise reveal in Frankfurt
Inspired by the Meyers Manx, the retro roadster has a doorless design and seating for two.
Aug 26, 11
VW up! GTI speculative render
Independent rendering imagines an up! GTI just days after the release of the new compact minicar.
Aug 22, 11
2012 Volkswagen up! unveiled
The new up! is powered by two 1.0 liter petrol engine variants with BlueMotion tech (including a stop/start system) outputting 44 kW (60 PS / 60 bhp) and 55 kW (75 PS / 75 bhp), respectively.
Aug 08, 11
VW up! ad - Something tiny this way comes [video]
New up! will be the Volkswagen brand's new entry-level city/minicar expected to debut at the Frankfurt motor show next month.
Mar 14, 11
Skoda confirms two new models
Skoda is seeking to continue their sales momentum by introducing two new vehicles in the coming years.
Feb 04, 11
Volkswagen Up! Blue E-motion to get 95 mpg - report
A new report is indicating the Up! Blue E-motion will have an average fuel consumption of 2.97 L/100km (95 mpg imp / 79.1 mpg US).