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Volkswagen Beetle Celebrates Its 65th Year In The U.S.

Volkswagen Beetle Celebrates 65th Year In The U.S.

There are few shapes more recognizable than the profile of Volkswagen's most famous vehicle. If you were to ask a hundred people who knew nothing about cars to pick one out in a lineup, few would get it wrong. Aside from its charm and unique shape, one of the factors in the Beetle's impact is its... read more

January 30, 2014 by 
 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

VW Allegedly Confirms All-Wheel-Drive Polo R

Volkswagen’s new Golf R looks set to receive a little brother based on the Polo subcompact sold overseas. Likely to be called the Polo R, the latest VW hot hatch is... read more January 22, 2014 by 


 
2006 Volkswagen Phaeton

Next VW Phaeton To Grow In Size, Feature Aluminum Body: Report

Talk of the return of the Volkswagen Phaeton to U.S. shores dates back almost as far as the car’s exit in 2006. Most recently it was reported that a concept previewing... read more January 21, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen 'Algorithm' Super Bowl teaser advert

Volkswagen Teases Super Bowl Ad With Algorithm Video

Whatever you think of the cars, Volkswagen and its advertising agencies have always produced some pretty slick adverts. Whether it's a self-deprecating print ad for the... read more January 21, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R live photos, 2014 Detroit Auto Show

New VW Golf R Debuts In Detroit, Hits Showrooms In Early 2015

It’s been out in the open for several months now, but Volkswagen has finally confirmed a U.S. launch date for its latest Golf R based on the seventh-generation Golf... read more January 14, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept live photos, 2014 Detroit Auto Show

VW Beetle Dune Off-Road Concept: 2014 Detroit Auto Show

It seems taking street cars into off-road territory is all the rage these days, especially at the Volkswagen Group. Audi did it with the Nanuk in Frankfurt, Porsche is... read more January 13, 2014 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Golf Variant

VW Group Sells More Than 9.7 Million Vehicles In 2013

The Volkswagen Group, comprised of more than a dozen brands including Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini and Porsche, achieved more than 9.7 million vehicle sales in 2013, a new... read more January 13, 2014 by 


 
KdF-Wagen

LeMay Museum To Run An Exhibit About Volkswagen

If you are a fan of automobiles at all, you should plan to head to the LeMay car museum at some point in your life. If you're a Volkswagen fan, you better move that trip up... read more January 10, 2014 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport

2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport Priced From $27,295

At the Detroit Auto Show last year, Volkswagen showed off a slightly sportier version of its Passat in concept form. Now, just days out from this year’s event... read more January 8, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen to run advert during 2014 Super Bowl

VW Promises Another Unique Advert For 2014 Super Bowl

Volkswagen is making a habit of grabbing advertising space at Super Bowl games, and 2014 will be no exception with its fifth consecutive Super Bowl advert. Though the company... read more December 23, 2013 by 


 
Protean in-wheel electric motor

VW And Protean Team Up For In-Wheel Electric Motors

As electric cars become more prevalent in the market place, many automakers are still exploring the best way to make use of electric drivetrains. We've seen everything from... read more December 17, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen Scirocco R (European model), Catskill Mountains, NY, Dec 2013

Forbidden Fruit: We Drive The Volkswagen Scirocco R

Some cars just draw looks, and the Volkswagen Scirocco R is one of them. From two utility workers stuck in traffic in their work van to a guy in an old compact crossover on... read more December 11, 2013 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

VW Wants Recently Crowned WRC Champ Ogier To Aid Sports Car Development

He drove a racing version of the Volkswagen Polo to overall victory in the 2013 World Rally Championship, but soon Sébastien Ogier may be helping to develop a... read more December 10, 2013 by 


 
Wolfgang Egger

New Design Boss At Audi As Wolfgang Egger Departs

Audi is internationally recognized for its handsome car designs, so the exit of current Audi chief designer Wolfgang Egger is significant news. According to Car and Driver... read more December 6, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Touareg X

Upmarket Volkswagen Touareg X Special Edition Lands In U.S.

The Volkswagen Touareg SUV has been in production for more than 10 years now, and to celebrate the German automaker launched a special edition ‘Touareg X’ at the... read more December 3, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen Jetta Racer's Dream, SEMA 2013

VW Debuts Tuned Jettas, 2015 Golf At SEMA

Volkswagen should have plenty to please car enthusiasts at this year's SEMA show in Las Vegas, showcasing a tuned example of the new 2015 Golf and an introduction to its new... read more November 5, 2013 by 


 
 

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