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10/13/16
Wolfsburg
Models

World premiere in November: The countdown has begun for an extensive Golf update

Volkswagen Golf - Generation one to seven
  • The history of this German bestseller features many record breaking milestones
  • For 42 years a Golf has been sold every 40 seconds around the world

The countdown has begun: in early November, Volkswagen will be introducing a major update for its most successful model – the Golf. This bestseller has been around for more than four decades. An entire generation has been named after it as Generation X is known as "Generation Golf" in Germany. No other European car has sold better. By the end of last year, 32,590,025 Golf cars had been sold. In effect, therefore, over the last 42 years someone, somewhere in the world decides to buy a new Golf every 40 seconds. Record-breaking statistics like these have shaped the car's history. And Volkswagen democratises progress to this very day with the Golf.

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