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Top 3 Best Used SUVs With Third Row Seats
Top 3 Best Used SUVs With Third Row Seats

When looking for a used SUV with third-row seats, there's the best and then there's the rest. Of course, what constitutes the best is in the mind of the beholder and very much dependent on the buyers personal wants and needs. Taking everything into consideration, however, there are a few...Read More»

2009 Volkswagen Touareg TDI
2009 VW Touareg BlueMotion Is No Hybrid, But It Ekes Out Extra MPG

Volkswagen has released a more efficient, eco-honed BlueMotion version of its Touareg TDI in Europe and the U.K. The new Touareg BlueMotion employs a host of efficiency improvements, including engine optimization, better aerodynamics, a more efficient alternator, and low rolling resistance tires...Read More»

2011 Porsche Cayenne spy shot
Spy Shots: 2011 Porsche Cayenne

While most automakers are recrafting their utility vehicle product plans, in the face of new fuel economy standards, Porsche's preparing to soldier on with its Cayenne SUV for at least a few more years. The 2009 Porsche Cayenne is one of the more highly-rated sport-utes here at...Read More»

2009 Volkswagen Touareg TDI
Driven: 2009 Volkswagen Touareg TDI

Last weekend we drove VW's brand-spanking new 3.0-liter turbodiesel V-6 powered Touareg TDI. It's VW's second vehicle in its diesel onslaught for 2009, made possible by the German obsession with the oil burner, and it's the first time they've put their new clean diesel in the big SUV. So is "Clean...Read More»

From Volkswagen's TDI Truth & Dare campaign
Volkswagen On The Offensive; Out To Prove That Diesel Is Awesome

Volkswagen's feeling a little punchy these days. Across the pond, VW is angling to buy Porsche AG, the other major holding of its parent company, Porsche. And on this side of the Atlantic, Volkswagen has launched not one, but two ad campaigns. One's pretty standard, but the other is definitely on...Read More»

2010 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid
2010 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid Gets Supercharger Love

Our friends over at AllCarsElectric have posted some info about the new 2010 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid we should see next year. This might be the first hybrid to get excited about other than the 2010 Fisker Karma. Volkswagen, not content with the four choices of engine currently available, has...Read More»

2010 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid
VW Announces Suite Of Efficient 'BlueMotion Technologies'

Calling their suite of fuel-saving technology "a new world of efficiency," Volkswagen today announced a wide range of technologies and engines designed to stretch mpg on many of its vehicles. Initially, these new fuel-saving models are available only in Europe, but pending their sales success we...Read More»

2009 Volkswagen Touareg TDI
2010 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Shows in LA

In an L.A. Auto Show press conference preceded by Red Bull girls handing out their company's energy-boosting elixir, the audience attending VW's shindig stayed awake long enough to learn that Volkswagen is going to add its corporate 3.0-liter V-6 turbocharged, direct-injected diesel engine to the...Read More»

2008 Volkswagen Touareg2
2008 Los Angeles Show: VW Touareg TDI

The 2008 Volkswagen Touareg diesel's a capable off-roader, and with its big V-10 diesel engine it pulls like a crack tractor. Now VW's planning a new diesel Touareg--this time, with a smaller oil-burner that will broaden its offerings in the U.S. market. A new Volkswagen Touareg diesel SUV will be...Read More»

VW Focused on Prices, Quality

Have you driven a VW lately? Okay, so I’m mixing ad metaphors here, but the point remains, when did you last drive a Volkswagen? If it’s been awhile, Adrian Hallmark can’t really blame you. The CEO of Volkswagen of America admits the company generated a lot of “venom” with...Read More»

The Week in Reverse

One Panamera...two Panamera...hold on, we're feeling a Latin rhythm here. Has the Governator really given up his now infamous HUMMERs? I mean, that would be like Bill Clinton giving up cigars, right? A man's gotta have a trademark. Apparently at least a few of you remember who Cher is, why she also...Read More»

The Week in Reverse

Thank you Volkswagen, for making our life easy by naming concepts for letters. It's like the Electric Company meets Wolfsburg: we've had Concept R, Concept C, and now Concept A. The PBS types would be all over you for putting them in reverse alphabetical order, but our car-addled brains love your...Read More»

2004 Nissan Actic concept
2004 Detroit Show, Part IV

2004 Detroit Auto Show Coverage (1/4/2004) Nissan Crosses Over with Actic Nissan unveiled the Actic concept car at Comerica Park in Detroit on Sunday night. The Actic is a compact crossover blending minivan and sedan with a flexible interior. The Actic came of the drawing boards of Nissan Design...Read More»

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