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Volkswagen Golf GTI First Decade concept, 2017 Wörthersee Tour

VW reveals GTI hybrid concept with rear-axle electric motor

This year’s Wörthersee Tour GTI tuning fest is upon us and Volkswagen has revealed some exciting concepts. Last week we were treated to the production-bound Up! GTI concept and now we have details on two new concepts present at the Austrian event. The highlight is a Golf GTI hybrid... read more

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Jay Leno drives the rare VW Type 34 Ghia

Jay Leno samples rare Volkswagen Type 34 Ghia

A fresh engine and some updated styling are the big bits of news that flowed out when Volkswagen launched its Type 34 Ghia. It sits on the then-new Type 3 platform and comes... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Polo spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Volkswagen Polo spy shots and video

Volkswagen’s Polo subcompact is now the oldest model in the German brand’s lineup, with the current, fifth-generation model having made its debut as far back as... read more May 11, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2019 Volkswagen T-Roc debuting at 2017 Frankfurt auto show

VW plans pint-sized SUV for US, but it’s not the T-Roc

Volkswagen is racing to expand its portfolio of SUVs to meet seemingly insatiable demand for the high-riding vehicles. So far this year we’ve seen the brand introduce... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen DSG dual-clutch transmission

VW confirms its 10-Speed dual-clutch transmission is dead

A number of automakers are offering 9- and 10-speed transmissions. Some are even looking at 11-speed units. The Volkswagen Group had planned to join the fray with its own... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen product roadmap for 2017

VW product roadmap reveals production start dates for key models

Volkswagen outlined production plans for several key models during a press conference held on Thursday at its headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany. In particular, a slide... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 Volkswagen Polo

2018 Volkswagen Polo teased ahead of June reveal

A new generation of the Volkswagen Polo, the nameplate’s sixth iteration, is just around the corner. Camouflaged prototypes have been testing across Europe for the past... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
1,233 horsepower VW Golf Mk2

This Volkswagen Golf Mk2 can beat the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon in the quarter mile

Yes, yes, we know. The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon comes straight from the factory and can clip off incredible achievements such as a 0-60 mph time of 2.1 seconds (with a... read more April 28, 2017 by


 
Ducati's Diavel Carbon

Report: Volkswagen Group mulls Ducati sale

Facing costs exceeding $20 billion in the United States alone due to its diesel emissions scandal, plus a hefty bill to develop new electric car technology, the Volkswagen... read more April 27, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen ID Crozz concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Volkswagen ID Crozz electric SUV concept debuts in Shanghai

The third member in Volkswagen’s series of I.D. concepts has been revealed. The concept is the I.D. Crozz, and it makes its world debut on Wednesday at the 2017... read more April 18, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE Concept live photos, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen will build second SUV in US

Volkswagen will build a second SUV at its plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. VW Group of America CEO Hinrich Woebcken confirmed during last week’s 2017 New York auto show... read more April 17, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Volkswagen ID SUV Concept debuting at 2017 Shanghai auto show

Volkswagen’s next ID electric car concept is an SUV

Volkswagen will reveal the third member of its I.D. series of concept cars during next week’s 2017 Shanghai auto show. The I.D. concepts preview the automaker’s... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Golf R, 2017 New York Auto Show

2018 VW Golf lineup nipped, tucked, tech'd

Volkswagen's ever-growing lineup of compact hatchbacks and wagons has a modestly revised look and some additional technology for the 2018 model year. The updated range was... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Atlas, Boerne, Texas

6 things you need to know about the Volkswagen Atlas

We've been hearing about the VW Atlas for nearly half a decade now, which means the German automaker has had a lot of time to figure out just what makes three-row crossover... read more April 5, 2017 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Atlas

2018 Volkswagen Atlas pricing starts near $30K

Volkswagen’s entry into the popular mid-size, 3-row SUV segment, the 2018 Atlas, has been priced from just $31,425. The figure includes a standard $925 destination... read more April 4, 2017 by


 
Akrapovič titanium exhaust for MkVII Volkswagen Golf R

VW Golf R buyers can now add factory-blessed Akrapovič titanium exhaust

You may not have heard of Akrapovič, but the Slovenian company would love for you to take a closer listen to its product. Specifically, the specialist exhaust company has... read more March 30, 2017 by


 
 

 
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