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Russia: Volkswagen Festival sends car-lovers into high gear

Russian Federation, Moscow
May 25, 2013 at 15:53 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russia: Volkswagen Festival sends car-lovers into high gear

Hundreds of VW lovers gathered in Moscow for the seventh Volkswagen Festival of Russia on Friday and Saturday to celebrate the car which name means 'people's car'. It was hosted by the MTV Russia VJ Alexander and will run until Sunday.

Last year, over 4,000 VW fans gathered to discuss their favourite cars and this year, they took part in car competitions in categories such as the car with the best static or air suspension. Volkswagen is Germany's largest automaker and in the world's second largest overall. The Volkswagen Golf, one of the all-time best selling cars in the world, was chosen as the 2013 European Car of the Year.

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Russia: Volkswagen Festival sends car-lovers into high gear

Hundreds of VW lovers gathered in Moscow for the seventh Volkswagen Festival of Russia on Friday and Saturday to celebrate the car which name means 'people's car'. It was hosted by the MTV Russia VJ Alexander and will run until Sunday.

Last year, over 4,000 VW fans gathered to discuss their favourite cars and this year, they took part in car competitions in categories such as the car with the best static or air suspension. Volkswagen is Germany's largest automaker and in the world's second largest overall. The Volkswagen Golf, one of the all-time best selling cars in the world, was chosen as the 2013 European Car of the Year.

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