Volkswagen is considering dropping the plans to launch a low-cost brand in emerging markets, as previously forecast. According to Autocar website, the German company was having trouble balancing the quality of new vehicles with reduced prices.
The Brazilian Association of Importers of Motor Vehicles (Abeiva) revealed plans to change its name to Brazilian Association of Importers and Manufacturers of Motor Vehicles (Abeifa) and consequently alter their work with the automakers.
Due to the new safety standards that went into effect in 2014, with the requirement of the airbag and ABS brakes for new cars sold in Brazil, Volkswagen Kombi retired veteran. To say goodbye with style, launched the special edition Kombi Last Edition.