Category Archives: Volkswagen

New Volkswagen Crafter Runner coming soon

Volkswagen Crafter Runner

Volkswagen is set to release a new Crafter in 2018. This vehicle was built in collaboration with Volkswagen customers and 100% designed by Volkswagen themselves. Taking out the International Van of the year 2017 for the 2ndtime running, the Volkswagen Crafter with it’s leading edge technology is set to make some big waves in the commercial van space on its release.   About the 2018 Crafter The Crafter is packed with the very best in new technology and has many features… Read More

Volkswagen Arteon – Luxury Driving


Just arrived in our showroom is the magnificent and sleek Volkswagen Arteon. If we can’t have full autonomous driving then this is the closest we’ll get with dynamic light assist, park assist, traffic jam assist, lane assist and even adaptive cruise control. If this car could assist you anymore, you could work on your laptop the whole way to the office. This machine is for the real driving enthusiast that loves the drive, and hates the fiddling. The technology in… Read More

The New Golf Range is Here!


The wait is finally over. Gerald Slaven VW is excited to have the newest Golf, Golf Wagon and Golf Alltrack vehicles starting from $23,990 drive-away. They are the absolutely packed with upgrades and features that bring the Golf into a class of its own. This is the stuff your inner child has been dreaming of. Experience true innovation; like the optional Gesture Control feature that makes navigation on the infotainment system possible with a simple mid-air swipe of the hand…. Read More

Back to back wins for Volkswagen in International Van of the year!

VW Transporter

In 25 years, only two light commercial manufacturers have achieved victories two years in a row for Van of the Year. Volkswagen is now one of those manufacturers, with the new Volkswagen Crafter being elected IVOTY 2017, the year after the popular Transporter 6 won the award.   Jarlath Sweeney, chairman of the awards ceremony, said “Congratulations to Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles on achieving successive wins in the International Van of the Year Award with the all-new Crafter II taking up… Read More

All new Volkswagen Golf coming to Australia.

Volkswagen Golf

  Presenting yet another good-value option in the small-car market, Volkswagen’s brand-new Golf will be hitting Australian shores in July. Packed with features inside and out, the new Golf surprises with the type of modern technology reserved for high-end luxury vehicles. Volkswagen has maintained their winning formula with the Golf for over 40 years and the newest upgrade to this classic car will see it winning for another 40. The all new Volkswagen Golf balances modern technology with comfort, affordability and… Read More

Volkswagens T-Roc revealed


Are you one of those people who just wishes their Golf was an SUV? Well, as unlikely as that sounds, Volkswagen has made it into a reality with the new T-Roc SUV. When the first concept for the T-Roc came out in 2014 (pictured), it had a Targa roof and 2-doors. Now, all that has changed. The current T-Roc that we are all more likely to see is a 5-door SUV with a fixed roof, looking and feeling like a… Read More

Volkswagen becomes the World’s Largest Automaker.


  Established in Germany, 1937, Volkswagen has a long, rich history, steeped in culture and quality manufacturing. The word Volkswagen is German for “people’s automobile”, and there’s a lot of truth in that name, with Volkswagen just recently overtaking Toyota as the world’s largest automaker. Volkswagen (VW) have been here in Australia for a long time now and Gerald Slaven Volkswagen (VW) are proud to be a part of it. In 1951 the first privately imported VW arrived in Australia…. Read More

Volkswagen bids us farewell at Kennards hire Rally Australia


  How great is it that Australia’s Coffs Harbour will be the place for the final stage of the year for the WRC FIA World Rally Championships, bringing us the Kennards Hire rally stage… Not only that, it will also forever be the final race circuit for Volkswagen Motorsport. This amazing 312.98km circuit of road, dirt and gravel will be run over the 3 days of this weekend amongst some of the best scenery the coast has to offer. Racing… Read More

All New Tiguan is finally here!


  The all new Tiguan has arrived 2 days early!!! That’s right, at first we weren’t allowed to show you this all new, magnificent addition to the Volkswagen line up until Saturday, but now we can. Getting into this all new Volkswagen is made easier with it being bigger, more spacious and more luxurious than its predecessor. A significant upgrade to safety inclusions has also seen the entry level Trendline fitted with Autonomous emergency braking, fatigue monitoring, frontal collision warning… Read More

Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 years – Best of the best

Golf 40 Years-001

  For most people turning 40 is daunting to say the least. Things start to break, sag and get a little slower all ‘round. But for Volkswagen, turning 40 meant turning up the speed, refining its looks, and producing, what we believe is the best looking Golf GTI ever to come out of the factory. We’d like to welcome the Volkswagen Golf GTI 40 years to Canberra. With this limited edition, all encompassing, sports hatch, Canberra’s chilly morning drive to… Read More