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2014 Volkswagen Beetle GSR

Volkswagen Brings Back The Beetle GSR At Chicago Auto Show: Live Photos

The Gelb-Schwarzer Renner is back, making its debut as a 2014 model at the Chicago Auto Show. For the uninitiated, the tag, which is German for “Yellow Black Racer” and often shortened to GSR, was attached to a special Volkswagen Beetle launched in 1972, which proved so popular it sold... read more

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2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible spy shots

Official 2013 VW Beetle Convertible Fuel Economy Numbers Published

If you’re counting down the days until you can take delivery of your very own 2013 Beetle Convertible, there’s some good news to report on its official fuel... read more August 6, 2012 by

Volkswagen Beetle Fender Edition

VW Beetle Fender Edition Heads To Production

The Leipzig International Auto Show isn't one of the biggest stops of the year, but it's a popular outlet for special-edition vehicles--as evidenced by the VW Scirocco GTS... read more May 31, 2012 by

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible spy shots

2013 VW Beetle Convertible Launching With Three Special Editions

The newly redesigned Volkswagen Beetle relies on nostalgia for much of its appeal, so what better way is there to promote the new Beetle Convertible than with special... read more May 24, 2012 by

Volkswagen E-Bugster: 2012 Beijing Auto Show

Volkswagen Shows E-Bugster Electric Beetle In Beijing

Volkswagen has chosen the Beijing Auto Show for the Asian market reveal of its E-Bugster electric concept, shown to North American audiences in hardtop form at this... read more April 23, 2012 by

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI, Chicago Auto Show, Feb 2012

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Live Photos: 2012 Chicago Auto Show

You had to look closely to see what made it special, but the white Beetle on Volkswagen's stand at the Chicago Auto Show had three chrome letters on the liftgate that gave it... read more February 8, 2012 by

 Screencap from The Dog Strikes Back Super Bowl XLVI ad

Volkswagen Previews ‘The Dog Strikes Back’ Super Bowl Ad

Following Lexus’ lead, Volkswagen has previewed its complete 60-second spot that will air during the second quarter of the Big Game, Super Bowl XLVI, this Sunday... read more February 1, 2012 by

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible spy shots

2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible Spy Shots

The new 2012 Volkswagen Beetle has been winning fans all over the globe since its launch earlier this year, and this despite only the hard-top model having been revealed... read more November 29, 2011 by

2011 Volkswagen Beetle R Concept live photos

Volkswagen Beetle R Likely To See Production: Report

Volkswagen has ambitious plans for its newly-restyled Beetle, and the United States is seen as the car’s primary market. It’s no coincidence, then, that... read more November 16, 2011 by

2011 Volkswagen Beetle R Concept live photos

Volkswagen Beetle R Concept Preview, Live Photos: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

Sharing its core underpinnings with the Golf has raised some questions as to why one might prefer the Beetle, though the car's iconic aesthetics are the obvious reason. It... read more September 13, 2011 by

EcoVelocity's Volkswagen Camper Van

EcoVelocity's Modern Tech Transforms Classics (Virtually...)

We may spend the day writing about modern car technology, but that doesn't mean we can't appreciate the classic cars that helped form the industry we know today. Some might... read more August 2, 2011 by

2012 Volkswagen Beetle production begins in Mexico

2012 Volkswagen Beetle: Production Begins In Mexico

The Volkswagen Beetle and Mexico are inexorably linked. From as far back as 1967 and running until 2003 when production ended for good, Volkswagen's Puebla factory produced... read more July 21, 2011 by

2012 Volkswagen Beetle

2012 Volkswagen Beetle Getting Black Turbo And White Turbo Launch Editions

We were impressed with it at its official unveiling at the 2011 New York Auto Show, and then again when pricing was announced, now Volkswagen has revealed that its chic new... read more July 11, 2011 by

2012 Volkswagen Beetle live photos

Volkswagen Beetle R Coming To Frankfurt Auto Show?

Even before the 2012 VW Beetle was unveiled in New York this year, we were hearing rumors that the Golf R would spawn a Beetle R variant. Now it looks like those rumors could... read more June 14, 2011 by

2012 Volkswagen Beetle

2012 VW Beetle Black Turbo Edition Launches Pre-Order Program

While we're still not sure why anyone would pick the 2012 Beetle over the GTI, Golf R, or other platform-sharing models from Volkswagen, VW is plunging forward with its newly... read more June 13, 2011 by

2012 Volkswagen Beetle

2012 Volkswagen Beetle Priced From $19,765

The 2012 Volkswagen Beetle was undoubtedly one of the stars of the recent 2011 New York Auto Show but interested buyers will have to anxiously wait several more months as the... read more June 7, 2011 by


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