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Six Reasons To Pick The VW Golf R Over The Subaru WRX STI

Six Reasons To Pick The VW Golf R Over The Subaru WRX STI

The 2015 Volkswagen Golf R might very well be the most accessible, livable car to offer both all-weather traction from all-wheel drive, plus 0-60 mph acceleration in less than five seconds—especially if you limit the contenders to those with an under-$40,000 price tag. What it starts with is... read more

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2015 Volkswagen Golf

2014-2015 Volkswagen Beetle, Golf, GTI, Jetta, Passat Recalled To Fix Fuel Leak

Volkswagen has issued a recall for nearly 38,000 Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Golf, GTI, Jetta, and Passat vehicles from the 2014 and 2015 model years. According to documents... read more December 31, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Jetta

2015 Volkswagen Jetta Recalled To Fix Headlight Software Glitch

Volkswagen is recalling nearly 35,000 Jetta vehicles from the 2015 model-year to repair a problem with the cars' headlights. Unlike the headlight-related Acura recall issued... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI

2013-2015 Volkswagen Beetle Recalled To Fix Shattering Sunroof

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling select Volkswagen Beetles from the 2013-2015 model years. According to a letter from the National Highway Traffic Safety... read more December 8, 2014 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible

Volkswagen Beetle, Jetta Recalled For Suspension Problems: 442,000 Vehicles Affected

Volkswagen is recalling select models of the 2011-2013 Volkswagen Jetta and the 2012-2013 Volkswagen Beetle. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety... read more November 19, 2014 by 


 
2013 Audi Q7 TDI S Line

2013 Audi Q7 Recalled For Oil Leak

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. has issued a recall for select 2013 models of the Audi Q7 crossover. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety... read more September 25, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Jetta

2015 Volkswagen Jetta Does Better, Earns Top Safety Rating

Last week the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave its top accolade to the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta—after the Jetta aced a retest in one particularly demanding... read more September 22, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf (Euro spec)  -  Driven, Portland OR, July 2014  (credit: NWAPA)

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Priced—At Nearly Twice The Cost Of Gas Version

Would you pay twice as much for your vehicle, initially, to go electric? Volkswagen just announced pricing for its 2015 e-Golf, and at $36,265 it’s in a completely... read more August 25, 2014 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line

2009-2014 Volkswagen Tiguan Recalled To Fix Stalling Problem

Volkswagen has announced a recall of Tiguan SUVs from the 2009-2014 model years. The recall affects some 189,000 vehicles, 151,000 of which are registered in the U.S. READ... read more August 12, 2014 by 


 
Production version of VW’s CrossBlue concept to be built in Chattanooga

Volkswagen Brings Midsize SUV To Non-Unionized Chattanooga Plant; Production Starts 2016

At a press conference this morning, Volkswagen confirmed that it will produce a new, midsize SUV for the U.S. at its plant in Chattanooga. The announcement brings with it a... read more July 14, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen GTI

Volkswagen Suspends Sales Of 2015 Golf, GTI Due To Steering Problem

Volkswagen has ordered dealers in the U.S. and Canada to suspend sales of some 2015 Golf and GTI models. According to AutoNews, the stop-sale stems from a problem with the... read more July 9, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI Video Road Test

Since the late Seventies, the VW Golf has been been a benchmark for fun-to-drive hatchbacks. Now there’s a new Golf, and it’s never offered so many choices to so... read more June 24, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI

VW Golf, GTI Earn Top Safety Pick+

With the 2015 Volkswagen GTI already on sale and the standard 2015 VW Golf set to hit dealers in August, both versions of the compact hatchback are proof that small cars can... read more June 6, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe concept

Rumor: Volkwagen Plans To Triple SUV Lineup To Compete In The U.S

It hasn't been an easy ride for Volkswagen -- at least not in the U.S., and not for the past several years. According to Bloomberg, however, the company is attempting to... read more June 3, 2014 by 


 
Average emissions from light-duty vehicles, 1998-2013 (via the Union of Concerned Scientists)

Hyundai-Kia, Honda, Toyota Are America's Greenest Automakers, But All Are Improving

A new study of America's top eight automakers finds Asian brands to be the greenest of the bunch, while Detroit brands earn the lowest marks. However, all eight companies... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
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UAW Drops Fight For Re-Vote At Volkswagen's Tennessee Plant

The United Auto Workers has thrown in the towel -- in Tennessee, at least. According to Reuters, the union has backed away from its high-profile attempt to overturn a recent... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 

 
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