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2011 Volkswagen Jetta: Live Drive
2011 Volkswagen Jetta: Live Drive

  We let you ride shotgun yesterday while we went for a first drive in the 2011 Kia Sportage. Tomorrow, High Gear Media is taking you along for another spin--this time in the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta. VW is prepping the Jetta for a fall launch. The pitch this time will be in returning the Jetta to...Read More»

2011 Volkswagen Jetta
Video of the Day: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta In Motion

Yesterday it was the 2011 Kia Sportage--and tomorrow, High Gear Media will be driving the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta in and around chilly San Francisco. The Jetta's being prepared for a fall launch, and VW promises it's a significantly better deal than before. The German engineering's still intact, but...Read More»

2011 Volkswagen Jetta
2011 Volkswagen Jetta Sedan Debut

Every few years, Volkswagen executes the necessary changes and hopeful improvements on its Jetta model to keep the name going for years to come. In 2011, Volkswagen's latest Jetta will be released and with this newest edition comes its best enhancements yet. One of the most important factors when...Read More»

2011 Volkswagen Jetta
2011 Volkswagen Jetta Details Revealed

For those who have Teutonic tastes in family cars, Volkswagen has just unveiled its new 2011 Jetta. We already previewed the new Jetta, but now the official numbers have been released. The new car grows 3.5 inches, to 182.7 inches in overall length. Taller passengers will appreciated the gain in...Read More»

2011 Volkswagen Jetta
New 2011 Volkswagen Jetta Unveiled

The official U.S. unveiling happens tomorrow, but we've got an advance look at the next Volkswagen Jetta, thanks to AutoExpress.  The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta won't be based on the Golf hatchback--it's moving to its own platform. Taking a few design cues from the NCC Concept that Volkswagen showed in...Read More»

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Volkswagen Launches Teaser Web Site For Upcoming Jetta

Volkswagen has joined the social-media bandwagon. The company has set up a Web site on which it will unveil its next Jetta on June 15. The site doesn't show a ton of information. As of now, the site simply shows a car that's under wraps, a countdown clock, the date and time of the unveil, and a...Read More»

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Hey, Soccer Fans: Volkswagen Wants To Make You A Star

Soccer continues to grow in popularity in the U.S., and this summer's World Cup will benefit from some of the heaviest live coverage the sport has seen on American airwaves. Volkswagen is hoping to get in on the action with a new social media campaign aimed at rooting out U.S. soccer junkies. Just...Read More»

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2010 VW Jetta: Bargain Priced, Multi-Talented Family Sedan

Although the high mileage TDI diesel engined version of the 2010 VW Jetta gets most of the headlines (and 25 percent of sales), this particular model can get pretty pricey when equipped with the most popular options. So what if you are looking for an inexpensive entry into German car ownership...Read More»

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EXCLUSIVE: Volkswagen NMS Replaces Passat, Phaeton to Return

Volkswagen of America president Stefan Jacoby has confirmed to High Gear Media that the new sedan to be built in Tennessee will effectively replace the VW Passat in North America--and that the former Phaeton sedan will return to the U.S. market. Speaking to journalists gathered to drive the new VW...Read More»

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Average MPG of New Vehicles Soars in August, Thanks to Clunkers Cash

Chalk it all up to Cash For Clunkers: The average gas mileage of new cars and light trucks sold during August reached a record high of 23 miles per gallon, up 8 percent over the 21.2 mpg in August 2008. The 23-mpg level equals the highest recorded average, back in August 2007, when gasoline neared...Read More»

2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI
Car Review: 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

Hybrid or diesel? For car buyers seeking the highest possible fuel economy, this is one of the most basic questions that must be asked. Both powertrains offer higher mpg ratings and fuel-tank ranges than conventional gasoline engines. Of course, both also offer different driving experiences...Read More»

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Volkswagen, Audi Do The Right Thing With Transmission Issue

Volkswagen late last week issued a service program covering several Volkswagen and Audi models equipped with Direct Shift Gearboxes (DSG). In a release, Volkswagen Group of America reported that some owners of vehicles with the DSG transmission have reported “performance issues, due to a faulty...Read More»

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Spied: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Autoblog has posted spy shots of the 2011 Volkswagen Jetta sedan on its Web site. The new Jetta was caught hot-weather testing in Arizona by KGP Photography wearing camouflage over its front and rear portions. The Jetta has been wearing the same sheetmetal since 2004, so by 2011, it will be time...Read More»

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Audi Says Diesel Isn't a Dirty Word for Familes to Fear

Diesel equals smelly and dirty, right? Wrong! GreenCarReports.com highlights this with more information on how far diesel cars have come. More than half the cars in Europe are powered by diesel fuel. Why? Because diesel can be made from oil other than light, sweet crude, we don't have to work quite...Read More»

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9 Cars for Artfully Dodging the Recession

Mega-bonuses have dried up, McMansions are going empty, and three-car garages and credit cards can no longer be obtained on request. Jeez, this recession sure doesn't feel as much fun as Fox, CNN and the New York Times make it out to be. Like us, you may have always dreamed of owning a new BMW, or...Read More»

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2009 Jetta TDI Cup Gets Greener Running BioDiesel

Volkswagen has announced their intention to make racing greener by utilizing biodiesel for not only the 2009 Jetta TDI racers but also for all the transport trucks and generators during the racing series kicking off at VIRginia International Raceway on April 24th.  Apparently this will reduce...Read More»

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Car and Driver Predicts Dim Future For Diesels In America

My oil burning heart beat appreciably slower last night as I read through Car and Driver's February article entitled "Long Rangers." The test of four gas/electric hybrid vehicles, the Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid, Toyota Camry Hybrid, Nissan Altima Hybrid, and Ford Fusion Hybrid, included a sidebar...Read More»

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Quick Spin: 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

As I get a little older and live through more Michigan-induced financial hardship, I have matured enough to understand the true joy of driving a vehicle that is both practical and competent. Not that I wouldn't love to have a Lamborghini Gallardo land in my driveway with the insurance paid … but...Read More»

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