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Volkswagen's 'Happy' Super Bowl Ad Stirs Controversy: Video

Volkswagen’s upcoming ad for Super Bowl XLVII doesn’t feature scantily clad bikini models, singing dogs or an adorable pint-sized version of a famous movie villain. There are no pyrotechnics, driving stunts or rock bands, either. Instead, it centers on the quest of a lowly office drone... read more

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2013 Toyota Camry

Toyota Regains Global Sales Crown From GM In 2012

After its sales were hampered in 2011 by an earthquake in Japan and flooding in Thailand, not to mention ongoing unintended acceleration claims, Toyota rebounded in 2012 to... read more January 17, 2013 by 


 
VW logo and sign at opening of Volkswagen engine plant in Silao, Mexico

New, More Efficient VW Engines for 2014 Passat, 2015 Jetta To Be Made In Mexico

A modern global auto plant has no discernible nationality. Aside from language and perhaps the ethnicities of its workers, the inside of the latest engine plant on one... read more January 16, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept Live Photos: 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen has given a preview of a new model destined for production that it hopes will attract young families. The preview came in the form of a stylish new crossover... read more January 15, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept - 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen CrossBlue Concept Debuts At 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Following the successful launch of its Passat mid-size sedan last year, Volkswagen continues to target popular U.S. market segments. Their latest concept car, launched today... read more January 14, 2013 by 


 
Martin Winterkorn

Volkswagen Group Delivers Record 9.07 Million Vehicles In 2012

The Volkswagen Group, made up of brands such as Audi, Bentley and now Porsche, has confirmed a new record rate of sales. The German auto giant managed to deliver a staggering... read more January 14, 2013 by 


 
Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept

Volkswagen Passat Performance Concept: Detroit Auto Show Preview

Volkswagen has big plans in store for next week's Detroit Auto Show, where media preview days begin Monday. One of several cars it will show is the Volkswagen Passat... read more January 11, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line

2014 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line: Detroit Auto Show Preview

Joining the Volkswagen Touareg R-Line at next week's North American International Motor Show in Detroit, VW is also launching an R-Line option on the smaller Tiguan... read more January 11, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Touareg R-Line

2014 Volkswagen Touareg V-6 Models Get Sporty R-Line Trim

Volkswagen has a number of exciting surprises planned for next week’s 2013 Detroit Auto Show, including the reveal of a seven-seat crossover concept that hints at a... read more January 11, 2013 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

Volkswagen Polo R Could Get All-Wheel Drive: Report

Volkswagen recently revealed its long-awaited Polo R, the sportiest version of the Polo subcompact sold overseas. The new car, whose official title is Polo R WRC, just like... read more January 3, 2013 by 


 
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The World's Fastest VW Golf In Action: Video

When we say “Volkswagen Golf,” what comes to mind? If you’re an enthusiast, you’re probably thinking of the VW Golf GTI, a car known for its spirited... read more December 20, 2012 by 


 
Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet

Volkswagen Golf R Cabriolet Revealed In New Video

We've seen the leaked patent images, the spy shots, and even the almost-ready-for-prime-time concept, but today, we get our first official look at the Volkswagen Golf R... read more December 19, 2012 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible first drive

Volkswagen Confirms Advertising For Super Bowl XLVII

In 2011, Volkswagen’s unforgettable Super Bowl XLV ad (featuring a young Darth Vader, amazed at the sudden emergence of his mystical powers) earned the brand the Number... read more December 19, 2012 by 


 
Volkswagen's Polo R WRC in shake down testing

Volkswagen's Polo R WRC Plays On Asphalt: Video

Just yesterday we brought you details on the Volkswagen Polo R WRC racer, set to make its competition debut at the Monte Carlo Rally, scheduled to kick off on January 15... read more December 11, 2012 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC race car

Volkswagen Reveals 2013 Polo R WRC Racer

After announcing its entry to the World Rally Championship in May of last year, Volkswagen has finally revealed the race car that it hopes will take it to WRC glory in 2013... read more December 10, 2012 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC

2013 VW Polo R WRC Car Spawns Road-Going Version: Forbidden Fruit

After years of waiting, Volkswagen has finally added a high-performance ‘R’ variant to its Polo subcompact range, but instead of launching it as a standalone... read more December 10, 2012 by 


 
 

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