volkswagen names luxury model at dresden factory opening
Volkswagen’s new luxury sector model, code-named Project D1, is to be called Phaeton. The name was announced at the opening ceremony of the factory where it will be built in Dresden.The factory itself is unique, being made of glass and metal, and almost completely transparent. Volkswagen has invested around 365 million DM in...
volkswagen reveals first details of new luxury model
Volkswagen is preparing to make its mark in a new vehicle class with the launch next year of a luxury saloon, code-named Project D1. The Concept D was first shown at the Frankfurt Show in 1999, but the first official pictures of the production car have now been revealed.The looksThe saloon’s striking appearance is emphasised by the...