GENEVA – Volkswagen AG officially unveils its new and much-anticipated Phaeton luxury sedan here at the Geneva Motor Show, representing the German auto maker’s attempt at breaking into the ultra luxury vehicle market. The car will be powered by one of three powertrains: a 3.2L 241-hp V-6, a 6.0L 420-hp W-12 and a 5.0L 313-hp V-10 TDI – the most powerful diesel engine offered in a passenger car. The revolutionary W-12 is extremely compact and utilizes lightweight materials to keep it ...
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