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VW CEO’s Contract To Be Extended Despite Chairman’s Recent Grievances

Volkswagen CEO and chairman of the board of management Martin Winterkorn has won the approval of the German auto giant’s supervisory board executive committee and will now likely have his contract extended, despite recent grievances made by chairman Ferdinand Piech. In an interview last week... read more

April 17, 2015 by 
 
Tanner Foust Racing / Rockstar Volkswagen Passat Formula Drift 2015

900-HP Volkswagen Passat? Say What? Tanner Foust’s New Formula Drift Ride: Video

Let’s get this out of the way: Passats don’t drift. Passats are front-drive family cars “Built for the family that’s going places,” although... read more April 7, 2015 by 


 
2016 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack Live Photos, 2015 New York Auto Show

VW Beetle Special Edition Concepts, Golf SportWagen Alltrack Unveiled: Live Photos

On the eve of the 2015 New York Auto Show, Volkswagen has taken the wraps off four Beetle Special Edition concepts, and announced the production of the Golf SportWagen... read more March 31, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-spec)

Volkswagen Passat Named 2015 European Car Of The Year

The 2015 European Car of the Year winner is the Volkswagen Passat, with the stylish sedan and wagon beating out some very lame competition in the final round of voting, such... read more March 3, 2015 by 


 
Volkswagen Sport Coupe GTE concept, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

VW Previews New Design Language, Next CC With Sport Coupe GTE Concept

Volkswagen’s stylish CC (known as a Passat CC in other markets) has been around since the 2009 model year and is certainly starting to show its age, despite a mid-cycle... read more March 2, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Gets A Price Tag

The seventh-generation Golf family continues to grow. It all started with the standard Golf then we saw the addition of the GTI, the TDI, an all-electric eGolf, and the... read more February 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack

2015 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack Debuting At Geneva Motor Show

A fan of the Audi A4 Allroad’s German engineering and ruggedness, but not its price tag? Then Volkswagen’s new Passat Alltrack may be for you… if you... read more February 18, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R-Line (European-spec)

Volkswagen Golf Gets Sporty R-Line Trim

Volkswagen has added its sporty R-Line upgrade for its Golf hatchback over in Europe, and with any luck we’ll see it offered at dealerships here in the U.S. The R-Line... read more February 2, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf GTD Variant

2015 Volkswagen Golf GTD Variant: Forbidden Fruit

Volkswagen has revealed yet another model we in the U.S. can only dream about. You’re looking at the all-new Golf GTD Variant, essentially a more practical wagon... read more January 29, 2015 by 


 
BMW i3 and Volkswagen e-Golf electric cars using Combined Charging System (CCS) DC fast charging

BMW And Volkswagen Team Up With ChargePoint To Expand Electric Car Fast-Charging Sites

DC fast charging can make owning an electric car a lot more convenient, but only if the driver can find abundant stations. There are three major standards for fast charging... read more January 23, 2015 by 


 
2015 Toyota Camry XSE

Toyota Edges Out VW And GM To Remain World’s Biggest Automaker In 2014

Toyota has announced it sold 10.23 million vehicles in 2014, a 2.5 percent gain on the 9.98 million it sold the previous year and the first 10-million-plus annual sales... read more January 21, 2015 by 


 
Latvian dual-Passat donuts in the snow

Time To Make The Dual-Passat Snownuts: Video

Dramamine to the rescue on this dual-Passat throw down in the snow. MUST SEE: Watch The Ford GT Supercar Start, Rev Its Twin-Turbo V-6, And Drive: Video Yes, that’s... read more January 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

New Volkswagen Polo R WRC Revealed Ahead Of 2015 Motorsport Season

Volkswagen will be out to claim its third consecutive title in the grueling competition known as the World Rally Championship, with a new version of its Pole R WRC. The new... read more January 16, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R

2015 VW Golf R Pre-Orders Sell Out In Less Than 11 Hours

If you wanted one of the first 2015 Volkswagen Golf R models in the U.S., you're out of luck. Pre-orders for the first 500 units of the latest version of the hottest Golf... read more January 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf family

2015 North American Car And Truck Of The Year Winners: VW Golf And Ford F-150

At the Detroit Auto Show this morning, the winners of the prestigious North American Car of the Year and North American Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced... read more January 12, 2015 by 


 
Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE concept, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen Previews New Crossover With Cross Coupe GTE Concept

Volkswagen is set to present at this week’s 2015 Detroit Auto Show a new evolution of its ‘Cross Coupe’ series of concept vehicles, the first of which we... read more January 11, 2015 by 


 
 

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