Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: jamie@vwvortex

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.19 seconds.

    1. Doubling the size of the Chattanooga factory and...

      Doubling the size of the Chattanooga factory and adding an R&D center is a solid chunk of the continued investment they have made in the U.S. market specifically. That $7 billion is the second round...
    2. Apples and oranges from the start of this post....

      Apples and oranges from the start of this post. One is a fuel cell vehicle and the other is a fully electric plug-in.
    3. Why exactly? Completely tearing down the Puebla...

      Why exactly? Completely tearing down the Puebla plant and rebuilding it in stages to support MQB? Building an all new MLB (longitudinal) factory in Mexico? Building an all new engine factory?
      ...
    4. Replies
      108
      Views
      8,435

      When asked, VW executives said point blank that...

      When asked, VW executives said point blank that they only had so many larger Auto Shows that get decent media attention and they decided to introduce the Golf R Sportwagen/Variant at L.A. They said...
    5. Replies
      108
      Views
      8,435

      Here is the deal. Our Golf R is coming from...

      Here is the deal. Our Golf R is coming from Germany right now because they can't build Golf hatches with 4motion down in Mexico. The factory in Mexico *will* support/build 4motion SportWagen's in...
    6. Replies
      19
      Views
      1,866

      Mk6 was a major facelift of the Mk5 but otherwise...

      Mk6 was a major facelift of the Mk5 but otherwise still the older Mk5 platform with a ton of improvements. Mk7 had a market launch of November 2012 in Europe and with VW's newer lifecycle plans there...
    7. Replies
      19
      Views
      1,866

      I previously said that VWoA would *like* to build...

      I previously said that VWoA would *like* to build them in Mexico in the future but I also said that is likely two years away. Anything can be done with MQB and localizing production would benefit...
    8. Replies
      497
      Views
      24,172

      For what it is worth to the discussion at hand...

      For what it is worth to the discussion at hand here...

      The six-speed manual will arrive in June or July and should be around $1,100 cheaper than the DSG models. There won't be a finite number of...
    9. Replies
      0
      Views
      270

      Sticky: About this forum - please read

      The VW lounge is designed to be a catch all place to hang out and talk about VW related stuff. If you have specific questions related to a specific model, you are more likely to get/find answers in...
    10. Replies
      215
      Views
      19,871

      Was this website address obtained through the...

      Was this website address obtained through the main navigation of the VW.com site? Or by someone figuring out the directory naming convention to find it? I don't think what was up there was meant for...
    11. Replies
      215
      Views
      19,871

      The website portion isn't finished. Some images...

      The website portion isn't finished. Some images are european version placeholder images. For now I wouldn't read too much into what you see on that site.
    12. Replies
      215
      Views
      19,871

      Like what exactly? You guys are neurotic... I've...

      Like what exactly? You guys are neurotic... I've always said that VW's info is subject to change.

      Ignore the placeholder info you see at that web address for now. No MPI for our cars similar to...
    13. God, don't tell my boys... :laugh:

      God, don't tell my boys... :laugh:
    14. So when the press release mentions complaints or...

      So when the press release mentions complaints or issues with infotainment, you're saying that it is specifically for things that required a service visit? I'm in and out of different manufacturers...
    15. Lets be frank though. Infotainment issues have to...

      Lets be frank though. Infotainment issues have to be added to the mix of things looked at because people aren't complaining about mechanical issues nearly as much any more. To make a headline that...
    16. Interesting... So while I don't know what...

      Interesting...

      So while I don't know what Honda is using or how it is setup, I can tell you some things about Haldex and how it *could* be programmed to do something similar.

      Haldex is an...
    17. Replies
      154
      Views
      12,927

      Not enough to offset the costs unless he gets...

      Not enough to offset the costs unless he gets manufacturers to sponsor it, but I doubt he will have much success at that.

      Video is expensive, time consuming and labor intensive to produce. You...
    18. Replies
      160
      Views
      13,459

      Yep. That's what they are saying... :D

      Yep. That's what they are saying... :D
    19. Except this isn't a concept. They are producing...

      Except this isn't a concept. They are producing 500.
    20. ?

      ?
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4