Volkswagen Racing Polska was founded in 2004 by the Gładysz family – Janusz and his sons Marcin and Adam – as a subsidiary company of an authorized Volkswagen dealership in Tarnów which was opened in new building with an area of 600 m².
The aim of the Volkswagen Racing Polska is promotion of the Volkswagen brand and products through racing and provide the development opportunity to young talents.
This program is run in collaboration with VW importer in Polan, Kulczyk Tradex until 2011 and the Volkswagen Group Poland since 2012 and also Volkswagen dealer network which is operating under the Association of Dealers in Poland.
The experience gained during international car racing, sporting events organization and technical capabilities are guarantee of success and enable us to meet the toughest challenges .
In 2005-2006 Volkswagen Racing Polska organized the Golf V TDI Cup – Volkswagen Castrol Cup, which was held in Poland, Germany and Czech Republic (more).
Success Volkswagen Castrol Cup became the impulse for the organization of the Volkswagen Endurance Cup in the Netherlands (more).
Apart from 30 Volkswagen Golfs built for Volkswagen Castrol Cup and 51 cars designed to compete in Volkswagen Endurance Cup, Volkswagen Racing Polska had also made those racing cars in recent years:
- VW Jetta with TFSI engine – 396 HP,
- VW Golf VI TDI – 240 HP,
- VW Scirocco TSI 412 HP,
All these racing cars are designed to participate in long distance races.