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Thursday 21 July 2011
Sunday 17 July 2011
One of the highlights of my week at The Open was sharing a moment on the tee with the big-hitting American Bubba Watson. We were both sizing up our drivesat precisely the same time.
Sunday 10 July 2011
Tuesday 05 July 2011
The German car giant Volkswagen is taking over the Munich-based truck maker Man and plans to merge the group with its Swedish truck business, Scania.
Tuesday 05 July 2011
The stepson of the well-known gangland author, Dave Courtney, has been shot dead in a car.
Saturday 02 July 2011
A Greenpeace video attacking the environmental record of Volkswagen has been dropped from the internet after a complaint from the creator of Star Wars.
Thursday 16 June 2011
Every kind of shake of the dice was thrown at the Audi MedCup fleet on the second day of the Marseille Trophy. There were more traps and windless bunkers than on a championship golf course. But out of it came an astonishing win in the second race for Britain’s Tony Langley on Gladiator as the overall leader, the American boat Quantum was last.
Monday 13 June 2011
iDrive: 'The California boasts all mod-cons, but is it really worth £46,000?'
Sunday 22 May 2011
Friday 13 May 2011
Top speed: 115 mph
Acceleration: 0-62 mph in 11 seconds
Fuel consumption: 52.3 mpg
CO2 emissions: 124 g/km
Price: 1.2 TSI S Copa £16,180, 1.2 TSI SE Copa £16,940
Tuesday 10 May 2011
Volkswagen has raised its stake in the truck maker Man to more than 30 per cent, triggering a mandatory takeover offer for the whole company under German law.
Friday 06 May 2011
Laura Mugridge's debut solo theatre show takes place in a 1978 vintage VW campervan called Joni. The show Running on Air is seen by five audience members at a time. It debuted at the Edinburgh Festival last year, where it picked up a Fringe First award and has just started a tour of the UK.
Monday 25 April 2011
Tuesday 12 April 2011
Price: Superb range from £17,455, Greenline models from £18,685
Acceleration: 0-62 mph in 12.5 seconds
Fuel consumption: 64.2 mpg
CO2 emissions: 114 g/km
Friday 25 March 2011
The Giulietta delivers rapid performance with just enough practicality
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
A day in the life of Vladimir Putin: The dictator in his labyrinth
Arizona execution lasts two hours as killer Joseph Wood left 'snorting and gasping' for air
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Massive rise in sale of British arms to Russia
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
- 1 Crash victims in car flattened by shipping container emerge with just minor injuries
- 2 Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda
- 3 Satellite full of sexually experimental geckos adrift in space, Russia loses control of mission
- 4 Exclusive: Cameron’s Big Society in tatters as charity watchdog launches investigation into claims of Government funding misuse
- 5 Joey Barton and Yossi Benayoun become involved in Twitter row over Israel-Gaza conflict