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Mercedes-AMG Taking Power Wars To Four-Cylinder Engines

The big luxury automakers have been engaged in a power war for decades now. Jaguar gave its 1990s XJR 370 horsepower so BMW made a 400-horse M5. Merc and Audi went better than that so BMW made a 500-hp M5. Since then we've seen forays well into the 500s and more, and now the same battle is... read more

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Volkswagen anti-texting ad is simple, brilliant

Volkswagen Anti-Texting Ad Is Brilliantly Simple, Incredibly Frightening: Video

Sometimes it’s the simplest message that communicates most forcefully. That’s exactly the case with this Volkswagen safety message, delivered to moviegoers in... read more June 9, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf family

2015 Volkswagen Golf, GTI Score Top Safety Pick+ Rating From IIHS: Video

The all-new 2015 Volkswagen Golf and its high-performance GTI variant have proven to be among the safest compact cars on the market, with the entire range scoring the coveted... read more June 4, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen GTI

VW Looks To Shorter Product Life Cycles To Boost Sales

Volkswagen has set itself an ambitious sales target for the U.S. market, aiming to hit 800,000 annual sales by 2018. Last year the automaker sold just over 400,000 units... read more June 2, 2014 by 


 
Tanner Foust hoons a GoPro-covered Volkswagen Golf GTI

Choose Your Own VW GTI Adventure With Tanner Foust & GoPro: Video

So you have a GoPro. Maybe you even have two. But you don’t have dozens. Volkswagen does, and it stuck them all over the car, put stunt driver, racer, and Top Gear USA... read more June 2, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Golf GTI Wolfsburg Edition at Wörthersee 2014

VW GTI Wolfsburg, Golf SportWagen Concepts Star At Wörthersee

Every year since 1981, thousands of Volkswagen and Audi enthusiasts have convened in the Austrian town of Reifnitz, beside lake Wörthersee, for one of the world's... read more May 30, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Amarok Power concept

Volkswagen Amarok Power Concept Set To Rock Wörthersee With 5,000-Watt Audio

The Volkswagen Amarok is a compact pickup truck U.S. buyers can only admire from afar, and a new concept unveiled for the 2014 Wörthersee Tour has made this piece of... read more May 29, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen GTI Roadster, Vision Gran Turismo - 2014 Wörthersee Tour

Volkswagen GTI Roadster, Vision Gran Turismo Revealed: Video

Building cars for Gran Turismo 6 has become almost as popular with carmakers as building actual cars. The latest to join the fray is a futuristic concept of the venerable... read more May 29, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen future tech

Volkswagen Previews Future Tech

Volkswagen in July will reveal a new generation of the Passat sedan that the rest of the world enjoys. The new sedan will be packed with the automaker’s latest... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen GTI Roadster, Vision Gran Turismo - 2014 Wörthersee Tour

Volkswagen GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo: Official Photos & Details

Sony's Gran Turismo video game has enriched the lives and worlds of many a car enthusiast, and while the concept cars that come to the game's virtual world may never grace... read more May 22, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R wagon spy shots

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Wagon Spy Shots

Volkswagen is developing a new wagon version of its upcoming 2015 Golf R hot hatch, as evidenced by spy shots of a prototype testing at the Nürburgring and on some of... read more May 22, 2014 by 


 
Teaser for 2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-spec)

2015 Volkswagen Passat (European-Spec) Teased In New Sketches

Volkswagen is set to introduce this fall a new generation of the Passat that the rest of the world enjoys, and we now have official teaser sketches of the car. We’ve... read more May 22, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Golf R 400 concept, 2014 Beijing Auto Show

See And Hear The VW Golf R 400 Concept At Its Beijing Debut: Video

Volkswagen shocked many when it rolled out its 395-horsepower Golf R concept at the recent 2014 Beijing Auto Show. But what’s more shocking still is that the wild... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Golf R 400 concept, 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Production VW Golf R 400 May Offer 400-Plus Horsepower: Report

You needn't look little further than the humble Volkswagen Golf as to how far performance cars have come in recent years. Back in 1975, the most powerful Golf you could buy... read more May 13, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen GTI

2015 Volkswagen Golf Priced From $18,815, 2015 GTI From $25,215

The seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf is almost ready for its showroom debut, and we can confirm that the car will be priced from $18,815 including VW’s standard $820... read more May 13, 2014 by 


 
Banner for Volkswagen design contest

Volkswagen Invites Design Students To Pen New Concept Car

It’s not uncommon to find stunning car designs on the internet that have been penned by students knowledgeable in the use of popular CAD software. Unfortunately, most... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
 

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