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    JE Design throws its Scirocco into the mix

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the JE Design Scirocco Volkswagen's new Scirocco seems to be the hottest new platform for Euro tuners, with Abt and MTM already coming out with tuning packages. JE Design has developed their own line of parts and accessories, starting with a subtle three piece ...

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    ABT Scirocco heads to Essen

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    So, the Essen Motor Show is coming up. For those of you unaware, it's basically a Euro SEMA. All the tuners will be there, showing off stuff that's both decent and dreadful, proving that yes, Europeans can do bad taste as well as anyone this ...

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    Volkswagen dropping Scirocco R32 in favor of Scirocco R20T

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    It's just a matter of time before Volkswagen begins offering a hotter, harder version of the new Scirocco, and according to CAR, the range-topping three-door will be packing the same 265-hp, 2.0-liter turbo as the Audi S3. The VW ...

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    Volkswagen reconsiders bringing Scirocco to the States

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    Volkswagen has heard our cries and is reconsidering its previous decision not to offer the Scirocco in the States.Back when the low-slung hatch was launched in March, VW was insistent that the Scirocco would never find its way to U.S. ...

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    Volkswagen launches base model Scirocco with two new engines

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    Volkswagen has made getting behind the wheel of a Scirocco just a little bit easier... in the UK. When the low-slung three-door was launched it was only available in up-level GT trim, but now it's available in base form, starting at ...

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    Volkswagen Scirocco R32? Teaser image surfaces

    With the Volkswagen Scirocco now out in the public domain, Volkswagen appears to be on a campaign to keep our attention piquied with this teaser shot that has been floating around cyberspace. The image shows a darkened glimpse at the front end of a potentially beefier Scirocco, with the R in the ...

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    Germany's Next Top Models make calender with VW Scirocco

    I admit it, I watch America's Next Top Model. It's not as good as Project Runway or So You Think You Can Dance, but seems to go through three seasons every year so there's always a new episode to watch. As with any reality show, ANTM is also produced in a number of foreign countries, including ...

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    Volkswagen Scirocco GT24 debuts at Wörthersee

    Click above for high-res gallery of the VW Scirocco GT24If you've ever lingered behind after a professional sports event, you've probably seen some of the athletes graciously staying behind to shake hands and sign autographs while others make a B-line through the fans to the locker room. If the ...

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    VW releases second pic of Scirocco racer

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Scirocco racer.Volkswagen is taunting us again with another shot of its 'Ring-bound Scirocco, and this time, we get to see the race-ready hatch in profile. VW has been testing the Scirocco in the run up to the 24 Hours of Nurburgring race that's set to ...

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    What will Volkswagen build at a new US factory? The Scirocco?

    With Volkswagen due to make a decision about the location of its first US factory in more than two decades, the next obvious question is what to build there? We had a chance to pose that very question to Steve Keyes, GM of Public Relations for VW of America. According to Steve, the driving force ...

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    VW to campaign Scirocco in 24-hour 'Ring race

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Volkswagen Scirocco.Volkswagen will use the 24-hour endurance race at the Nurburgring in Germany to showcase the new Scirocco's sporting credentials when the event gets underway the weekend of May 24 and 25. The race-prepped version of the low-slung, ...

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    VW unveils official Olympic torch relay vehicles

    Volkswagen recently rolled out its own Olympic team for the big Beijing 2008 event. They go by the names Touran, Lingyu, Crafter, Sagitar, and Magotan. While they'll never make the synchronized swimming squad, these official participants will be responsible for accompanying the Olympic torch ...

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    Geneva Leakage: Remaining 2009 VW Scirocco pics surface

    Click above image to view all new high-res shots of the VW SciroccoAs we say in the biz, you can't put the toothpaste back in the tube, so you might as well squeeze out what's left. After two official images of the yet-to-debut 2009 Volkswagen Scirocco hit the web the other day, a couple of sites ...

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    Geneva 2008: 2009 Volkswagen Scirocco arrives early

    Click above for more high-res shots of the 2009 VW Scirocco var digg_url = ''; We can't follow where this particular embargo break began, but a pair of official embargoed images of the production 2009 Volkswagen ...

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    Hinting a Geneva Preview? VW launches Scirocco minisite

    Click image for a high-res gallery of the VW IROC conceptLast May, we said the Scirocco may be U.S.-bound. At the time, it was AutoWeek who seemed to think the then-distant 2008 Geneva Motor Show would be an appropriate venue for Volkswagen to make the announcement. Well, it has been nine months, ...

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    Leak like the wind - Der Neue Scirocco brochure surfaces

    It's not for us, but Volkswagen's moving ahead steadily with readying their new coupe. Heading a car for the showroom means that all the ancillary materials need to be created, too. They're likely shooting pictures of some preproduction model in an exotic locale as we write this, and the mundane ...

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    Officially Official: VW Scirocco a no-go in the U.S.

    Well, it's official, the upcoming Volkswagen Scirocco will not be making an appearance in North American showrooms. VW of America boss Stefan Jacoby told Car and Driver magazine that there's no room for the Scirocco here with the GTI and R32 already headlining the market segment for the automaker. ...

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    Volkswagen Golf MkVI delayed to 2009

    Back in January we told you that new VW boss Martin Winterkorn ordered a strategic review of the Golf, Tiguan, and Scirocco. The goal of the review was to spice up design, and an unfortunate side effect is delayed product launches. Auto Express is reporting that the Golf MkVI is now scheduled to be ...

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    Spy Shots: VW Scirocco hits the 'Ring

    After subjecting us for years to dull econo hatchbacks and even blander sedans, Volkswagen impressed the automotive world when it took the covers of its Iroc concept. The vehicle featured an aggressive front-end, a powerful brooding stance and fluid surfaces, but at the same time it was instantly ...

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    Spy Video: VW Scirocco takes to the heat of Death Valley

    The VW IROC concept is on its way to production in a couple of years as the new Scirocco. For most production cars from major manufacturers, one of the inevitable stops along the way is California's Death Valley for hot weather testing, and the Scirocco's no different in that regard. It's been ...


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