I saw this in today's San Diego Union-Tribune "Wheels" section, and I am sure those of us who prefer the B5/B5.5 over the B6 will concur.
VW design chief: 'We lost our way'
April 7, 2007
Volkswagen group's new design chief has a grim assessment of VW vehicles: “We lost our way.”...
Peter Schreyer was Audi's chief designer between 1994 and 2002, chief designer for Volkswagen from 2002 to 2005, and since 2005 has been the head of advanced design for the Volkswagen group; his designs include the New Beetle and Audi...
Pretty interesting read. Gordon Murray was chief designer of the F1, and designed for Formula 1 from the early 70's through the late 80's designing for Brabham. He's probably best known for the infamous "fan car", which had...
Diesels better than hybrids, VW chief says
Jan 06, 2005
The Detroit News
Volkswagen AG Chief Executive Bernd Pischetsrieder challenged the auto industry's emerging penchant for gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles, saying diesel cars and trucks are a better way to curb pollution and fuel use.