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Volkswagen Malaysia holds a 12.12 sale on Instagram. Say what?

The concept of buying a car on Lazada is still foreign to most of us, but now Volkswagen Malaysia has taken yet another unconventional step with an Instagram-exclusive car sale in conjunction with the 12.12 sale. 12 units of the VW Polo with JOIN accessories and 12 units of the VW Beetle with free spoiler and VW Tint will be up on sale on Volkswagen Malaysia’s Instagram profile with a RM 12,000 discount. Like the 12.12 sales on online shopping websites, VW’s 12.12 sales only run for 24 hours, st


Dec 11, 2019

VW Malaysia and PichaEats deliver 280 meals, a helping hand for those in need and frontliners

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) and PichaEats teamed up over the weekend to deliver a total of 280 meals to the less fortunate, in efforts to drive kindness this festive season. The “Driving Kindness” convoy consisted of employees from Volkswagen and Picha, driving a Tiguan Allspace Highline and a Passat Elegance; and four classic Volkswagen cars – two Beetle cars and two Kombi vans driven by their owners who had volunteered for the project. Recipients of the Driving Kindness campaign


Dec 10, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia launches eShowroom so you can shop for a car online at home

In response to the Movement Control Order, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has quickly launched an online showroom to offer an alternative way for Malaysians to shop for their VW cars online. Interested customers who have postponed their VW purchases due to the MCO can still make their pick on the Volkswagen eShowroom as all VW models currently on sale are available on the online platform. The eShowroom also has a set of special online deals to offer any who purchase a car via the onli


Apr 1, 2020

Volkswagen Golf Mk8 - When is it coming to Malaysia and should you wait for it?

The eighth-generation (Mk8) Volkswagen Golf was introduced globally late last year but before markets outside of Europe could get their hands on it, Covid-19 happened and plans have been affected. So, here’s what we know about the Golf Mk8 so far. 1. When is it coming to Malaysia? In left-hand drive Europe, the Golf Mk8 went on sale in December last year and for the right-hand drive UK market, sales began in February. Shortly before the world stood still. Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM


Jun 1, 2020

Spied: Volkswagen Virtus caught testing in India, Vento replacement for Malaysia?

With news of the Volkswagen Vento finally discontinued in Malaysia out of the way, let’s move on to a scoop on its potential replacement. A Volkswagen Virtus in left-hand drive has been spotted by the Indian media very recently, so does this mean that the Virtus is a go for our market? Well, it’s not exactly a straightforward answer because this particular Virtus is most likely used as a test mule by Volkswagen India. There will be some differences between the Indian-spec Virtus from the rest of

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Jan 5, 2021

Should you buy the Volkswagen Golf now or wait for the all-new model?

The Volkswagen Golf, in its current 7th generation form, may be a couple of years old, but it is still quite a capable alternative. With options such as the Ford Focus and Volvo V40 bowing out of our market, leaving the Volkswagen Golf as the only European C-segment hatchback available on sale. For the 2019 model year, Volkswagen introduced a new Sound & Style variant to the Golf line-up, which adds a Helix 300W soundbar, Volkswagen Tint, and Sound & Style emblems to the Golf TSI. The soundbar d


Dec 16, 2019

VW teases 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan facelift

The current Volkswagen Tiguan has been on sale here since 2017, and it desperately needs a facelift, particularly in the safety department if it wants to fight the likes of Proton X70 and Honda CR-V. Details on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan are sparse, but Volkswagen has released the teaser image sketch above, showing an entirely new front end that has the vibe of the recently launched 2020 Volkswagen Passat. The facelifted front end is consistent with the leaked spy shot of the facelifted Volkswag

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Apr 17, 2020

Renault Clio overtakes Volkswagen Golf as Europe’s best-selling car

According to Jato Dynamic’s monthly report, the Renault Clio, with 24,915 units registered, has dethroned the Volkswagen Golf, which recorded 24,735 registrations, as the best-selling car in Europe in February 2020. Based on the collected statistics, the effect of Covid-19 has yet affected car sales in Europe the previous month. February registered a 7 percent drop in car sales compared to 7.6 percent in January though analysers are anticipating a larger drop in coming months. But the more shock


Apr 2, 2020

Top Rank: What is the quietest C-seg SUV on sale in Malaysia?

The C-segment SUV market is surely one of the most competitive in Malaysia. With almost every major carmaker offering one, it’s not hard to see why these are gaining popularity among Malaysians. They are spacious and practical for a growing family, with some even offering 7 seats. Plus, with a higher driving position, it’s probably an ideal vehicle for those who wish to command more presence on the road. But while practicality and size are determining factors in getting a C-segment SUV, another

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Jan 10, 2021

Want better resale for your VW? Sell it back to Volkswagen Malaysia

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has announced the launch of the Trade-Up campaign by Das WeltAuto, which is Volkswagen’s global used car programme. The campaign offers Volkswagen owners the opportunity to trade-in their current vehicles with extra support on a brand-new Volkswagen. The Trade-Up campaign is targeted to existing owners of the Touran, Cross Touran, Sharan, Passat CC and Passat B7 who are in the market for a new Volkswagen. With this campaign, owners will be able to enjoy


Oct 2, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia offers its 5-Star Service Check for free nationwide

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) invites all Volkswagen owners for a free 5 Star Service Check available at all service centres nationwide. As part of the check, a service advisor will conduct the check with the car owner to review and highlight potential wear-and-tear and identify severe issues in vehicles. Inspected items include the body and paint condition of the car, lighting, brakes, windscreens, windows, wheels and tyres. Starting from now till 31-December 2020, all Volkswagen ow


Jul 1, 2020

New 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line open for booking in Malaysia, est RM210k

Today, Volkswagen Malaysia launched the 2020 Volkswagen Passat R-Line alongside the Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace and the Volkswagen Arteon R-Line. At an estimated price of RM 210,000, the Passat R-line is now available for booking. The locally-assembled Volkswagen Passat R-Line is rivalled by other D-segment saloons like the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. Price The R-line variant is a step above the Elegance Variant. Volkswagen Passat 2.0 TSI R-line – est RM210,000 (Price excluding SST to be confi


Aug 12, 2020

Goldmine: 4x4? Why not get a Pinzgauer 6x6?

Sometimes, don’t you feel like getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life to travel around Malaysia, or even better South East Asia in an overland adventure? Well, if you are interested in a getaway by living in a cool vehicle, why not make it a Pinzgauer 718M 6x6? Perfect. The Pinzgauer or Pinz for short was developed by the Austrian manufacturer, Steyr-Daimler-Puch and its name came from an Austrian horse breed of the same name. The Pinz was heavily favoured by many armies around the

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Sep 5, 2020

Frankfurt 2019: VW electrifies a classic Beetle, plans to offer conversion kits

The Volkswagen Beetle is no more in production but many early generation air-cooled Beetles might get a new lease of life by swapping the original car’s flat-four engine with electric components from the Volkswagen e-up! At this week’s opening of the Frankfurt International Auto Show, Volkswagen will be presenting a near-production version of an e-Beetle. It’s not a new generation Beetle, but a classic first generation Beetle with electric drivetrain underneath the familiar bug-shaped body. The


Sep 10, 2019

Volkswagen Malaysia launches Beetle giveaway contest 

As part of the year-long celebration for the outgoing Volkswagen Beetle, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia launches the “Win the Icon” Instagram contest. The contest will run between 1st October 2019 to 30th November 2019 and will see VPCM giveaway a VW Beetle to the winner. The “Win the Icon” contest rides on the VW’s tagline “Better experienced than explained” which will focus on encouraging contestants to test drive the car. All interested participants have to do is follow the following step


Oct 2, 2019

Volkswagen Malaysia reopens majority of service centres

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) announced on their official Instagram that majority of their service centres nationwide have received MITI’s approval to reopen for business. Volkswagen is one of many brands that announced that service centres are now open for appointment. Amongst others are Mercedes-Benz’s Cycle & Carriage Bintang and Hap Seng Star, Hyundai, UMW Toyota, and Lexus Malaysia. The service centres will be putting the safety of their customers at the forefront by practicing


Apr 23, 2020

In Brief: Volkswagen Tiguan – Ageing but still worth going for a test drive?

(2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Price and Specs | Gallery) Volkswagen Tiguan The Volkswagen Tiguan is a crossover that competes in the hotly contested C-segment SUV market against the like of Proton X70 and Honda CR-V. Locally assembled here at the Volkswagen Assembly Plant in Pekan, the Tiguan has been on sale since 2017, certified as Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) SUV. It underwent a minor update in 2019 with full-LED taillights and digital Active Info Display (AID). How much is the Volkswagen Tiguan?

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Apr 15, 2020

Volkswagen Arteon confirmed for Malaysia with a 2.0 TSI 190 PS engine

Volkswagen Passenger cars Malaysia (VPCM) have confirmed that the forthcoming Volkswagen Arteon, the successor to the Volkswagen CC, will come with a 190 PS engine 2.0 TSI engine. This is different from the preview unit, which was put on display at the 2019 VolksFest event and the 2018 Premium Auto Car Expo. That particular display model was a top of the range 280 PS/350 Nm 2.0 TSI 4Motion R-Line all-wheel drive model. The latest revelation by VPCM also means that the Arteon will share the same


May 13, 2020

New 2020 Volkswagen Passat facelift now opened for bookings

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has opened bookings for the updated B8 Passat. According to the booking page, it appears that VPCM has streamlined the Passat line-up to just one variant – the 2.0 TSI Elegance. Under the hood, expect to see a carried over 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder petrol engine that does 220 PS from 4,500 rpm to 6,200 rpm and 350 Nm from 1,500 rpm to 4,400 rpm, mated to a wet-type 6-speed dual-clutch automatic. To recap, the updated B8 Passat made its global deb


Dec 26, 2019

Honda Jazz vs Toyota Yaris vs Volkswagen Polo - which B-segment hatchback is for you?

Honda Jazz is one of the top favourites for those looking for a non-national hatchback. The design is chic, great reliability, coupled with fantastic interior space and a well-designed ergonomics, it’s not hard to see why critics and consumers alike rated the Jazz highly. (2018 Honda Jazz Gallery | Specifications | Full Review) Honda Jazz But as with any king on the throne, there is always a worthy challenger trying to grab the coveted spot. After missing a hatchback model in their line-up, Toyo

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Apr 12, 2020

Volkswagen Vento discontinued in Malaysia, what will replace it?

Following Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) axing the Mk5 Polo from its local line-up, the title of oldest model goes to its sedan twin, the Volkswagen Vento. Now, it appears that the time for the Vento is also up in Malaysia. A quick check on the Volkswagen website shows that the Vento has been removed from the local line-up. The model was one of the most affordable Volkswagen cars in Malaysia with prices starting from RM 84,449 for the Comfortline variant. It first arrived here as the

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Jan 5, 2021

Free instalments for 6 months with a new Volkswagen Tiguan

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) celebrates the Tiguan for being the best seller, breaking six-million mark in sales as the brand’s most-selling car in 2019. VPCM is now offering a six-month free instalment for all Tiguan units booked and registered before 30th June 2020. Customers who have placed their orders on Volkswagen’s e-showroom are also eligible for a RM4,000 rebate on purchase. In accordance with the CMCO set by the government, customers can opt for convenience by having their


Jun 3, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia offers extra benefit to Covid-19 frontliners

If you own a Volkswagen and serving as a frontliner during this Covid-19 pandemic, Volkswagen Passengers Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has included additional benefit specially for you in their ‘Welcome Back’ aftersales campaign. The additional benefits includes a complimentary car sanitization, priority booking and 10% discount from your service bill. All you need to register online, provide additional prove and once verified, the benefit will be credited directly to your Volkswagen Cares App. Do note t

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Apr 21, 2020

Shopee! Volkswagen lancar Kedai Rasmi dengan Irresistible 7.7 Deals

Apa saja yang tak boleh dibeli di Shopee? Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) telah melancarkan kedai rasmi mereka di platform membeli-belah atas talian popular, Shopee – sejajar dengan inisiatif ‘digital first’ mereka. Sempena 7.7 Mid-Year Sale oleh Shopee, jenama kereta Jerman tersebut membuat tawaran eksklusif untuk kereta yang ditempah melalui Shopee bermula dari 23 Jun hingga 7 Julai 2020. Dengan hanya RM 199, pelanggan akan berpeluang untuk dapatkan ganjaran bernilai dari RM 4,279 hi


Jun 24, 2020

Volkswagen Malaysia launches digital aftersales service

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia has taken further steps to digitalise its aftersales by launching the Online Service Booking and Service Cam services. Online Service Booking allows customers to book their service appointments from the comfort of their homes. Available on both desktop and mobile, customers would only need to select their preferred dealership, preferred date and time, and key in their vehicle details. An aftersales advisor will be in touch to confirm the appointment booking. Ne

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Oct 22, 2020

Volkswagen Cares app reaches 30,000 members in Malaysia

The Volkswagen Cares mobile app was one of Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia’s (VPCM) efforts to make servicing Volkswagen cars easier for owners back in 2018. As of 30th November 2020, VPCM reported that the app has reached a milestone achievement of 30,000 downloads and members. Created and managed locally for the Malaysian market, the VW Cares app allows owners to keep track of aftersales offers such as the 3-year service vouchers and service package vouchers that come with each VW car. It a


Dec 1, 2020

New 2020 Volkswagen Passat – what’s new?

The new 2020 Volkswagen Passat facelift (B8 generation) made its local debut last week with less power but with an even more affordable price tag. But what else is new on the Passat? Here’s a quick comparison. The biggest change with the new Passat's line-up is that it has only one variant on sale, the 2.0 TSI Elegance, the 1.8 TSI is now discontinued. Thus, our comparison is only between the high-spec pre-facelift, Passat 2.0 TSI Highline, to the current 2.0 TSI Elegance. Up front, the new Pass


Jan 15, 2020

Volkswagen Fest returns for the third time, Das WeltAuto to debut

The annual Volkswagen Fest, better known as ‘Volks Fest’ will return for the third year running. Happening this weekend from 30-August to 1-September, this year’s Volks Fest will once again take place at the familiar grounds of Setia City Convention Centre in Shah Alam. Apart from the usual parade of classic air-cooled Volkswagen models as well as customized present day Volkswagen models, this year’s event will also see the launch of Das WeltAuto – the certified pre-owned cars division Volkswage


Aug 26, 2019

Honda City vs Toyota Vios vs Volkswagen Vento – which B-segment sedan is for you?

Honda City is Honda’s volume leader in the non-national B-segment market, having sold a total of 31,357 units last year. The popularity is attributed to a well-rounded package and specification that people have come to expect from the H brand. (2017 Honda City Gallery | Specifications | Full Review) Honda City Trailing behind with 23,986 units is the original B-segment favorite, the Toyota Vios. Having launched early last year, it is the best Vios on sale yet as it is well-equipped now. (2019 To

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Apr 7, 2020

Volkswagen Passat R-Line to be launched later in Malaysia

Volkswagen Passat Besides the upcoming Arteon, Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) is also introducing the R-Line edition of the facelifted Volkswagen Passat launched earlier this year. Expect the R-Line trim to come with more dark bits surrounding the exterior, 19-inch alloys, R-Line sports seats and possible digital gizmo add ons. The R-Line will be based on the sole Elegance trim with 2.0-litre turbocharged TSI engine producing 190 PS and 320 Nm of torque, mated to a 7-speed wet clutch

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May 13, 2020