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2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR

Crank up the volume: VW reveals 286-horsepower Golf GTI TCR

Volkswagen on Wednesday unveiled a tuned version of its Golf GTI inspired by the TCR race version of the car. It's called the Golf GTI TCR, and it was previewed by a concept at the 2018 Wörthersee Tour tuning fest held last May in Austria. The production version matches the concept car's... read more

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2020 Volkswagen Passat, 2019 Detroit auto show

2020 Volkswagen Passat: More of the same for American-made mid-sizer

Volkswagen unveiled a new version of its Passat on Monday at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, but fans hoping for major changes are in for... read more January 14, 2019 by

Volkswagen Group Sedric concept, 2017 Geneva auto show

VW poaches Apple executive for self-driving car development

Volkswagen has successfully hired former Apple executive Alexander Hitzinger to help lead self-driving technology development. His larger role is direct responsibility for... read more January 10, 2019 by

Sketch for proposed Volkswagen electric off-road SUV

Electric Volkswagen off-road SUV on the table

The Volkswagen brand may build a dedicated off-road electric SUV as part of the ID family of vehicles. Call us intrigued. Auto Express reported on Thursday that VW is... read more January 10, 2019 by

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Ford, VW tipped to announce deeper ties at 2019 Detroit auto show

Evidence is mounting that Ford and the Volkswagen Group could form deeper ties than once imagined. Both automaker's announced a memorandum of understanding last June to... read more January 10, 2019 by

Volkswagen mobile fast-charger system

VW shows off mobile fast-charging station for electric cars

Today, the vast majority of charging stations are fixed in place after installation. Next year, VW plans to join a short list of companies looking to change that. On... read more December 28, 2018 by

Volkswagen beach buggy teaser on corporate Christmas card

Volkswagen teases reborn beach buggy with Christmas card

Volkswagen may have teased its idea for a reborn beach buggy with an image on its corporate Christmas card. Autocar reported on the image Thursday, which shows Santa Clause... read more December 21, 2018 by

2020 Volkswagen ID Neo spy shots

2020 Volkswagen ID Neo spy shots

The first model from Volkswagen's new family of ID electric cars has been spotted testing in prototype form. The car is a compact hatch similar in size to VW's Golf, and its... read more December 20, 2018 by

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI spy shots

Volkswagen launched a new generation of the Jetta compact sedan for 2019 but the model we're most interested in seeing is yet to debut. We'll see it soon, though, as the... read more December 17, 2018 by

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport leaked - Image via Autohome

Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport leaked

Volkswagen in March showed off a thinly veiled concept that foreshadowed a new crossover SUV related to the mid-size Atlas, and now photos of the production model have leaked... read more December 14, 2018 by

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Another scandal at VW: Automaker sold pre-production vehicles as used cars

Volkswagen's 2015 diesel emissions scandal isn't entirely in its rearview mirror yet, and now another scandal threatens the automaker. VW confirmed this week that it sold... read more December 11, 2018 by

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

New VW Jetta GLI reportedly set for 2019 Chicago Auto Show

Volkswagen launched a redesigned Jetta earlier this year and soon the sporty GLI version will arrive. Autoblog managed to learn from VW that the compact sport sedan will make... read more December 11, 2018 by

Volkswagen ID Crozz concept

Fifth VW ID electric car to be upmarket SUV; beach buggy might return, too

VW has insisted its move to electric cars will help bring back some of the most iconic names from the automaker, and may even spell the end of front-wheel-drive cars. Now, we... read more December 10, 2018 by

2020 Volkswagen Passat prototype first drive - December 2018

2020 Volkswagen Passat prototype first drive review: Playing it safe

When the last mid-size sedan buyer exits the showroom in favor of a crossover SUV, Volkswagen will be there to turn out the lights. That’s the overriding thought about... read more December 10, 2018 by

2018 Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak race car

VW ID R could tackle Nürburgring for electric-car record assault

The Volkswagen ID R electric race car may have a new mission on its hands: Obliterate the electric-car lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. Anonymous sources... read more December 5, 2018 by

Volkswagen ID Neo concept, 2016 Paris auto show

VW's next-gen cars could be its last with internal combustion engines

Volkswagen's generation of cars scheduled to start arriving around 2026 will likely be the brand's last to be fitted with internal combustion engines in most major markets... read more December 5, 2018 by


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