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2010 VW Jetta TDI Cup Edition:  Track Star?

2010 VW Jetta TDI Cup Edition: Track Star?

VW sent a Jetta TDI Cup Edition to this year's Midwest Automotive Media Association's Spring Collection at Road America.  Nestled in Wisconsin's scenic kettle moraine, the storied RA is an ideal place to put the pedal to the metal and test the shapely mettle of sports-oriented automobiles. The... read more

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Volkswagen Takes Controlling Stake in Italdesign Giugiaro

On Tuesday the Volkswagen Group announced, at a joint press conference with Italdesign Giugiaro, it will take a 90.1 percent stake in the Italian design firm, with the... read more May 27, 2010 by  1

2010 Volkswagen Golf

Top Five New Car Bargains

If you are like most people you probably think the only good automotive deals come from the used car section of an auto dealership. With new car prices generally so... read more May 23, 2010 by 

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The Six Raunchiest Car Commercials Of All Time

Advertisers figured out a long time ago that sex sells--and through the years the car manufacturers have used that information to make some very…interesting commercials... read more May 16, 2010 by 

2009 Volkswagen Tiguan FWD 4-door SE Front Exterior View

2009 Volkswagen Tiguan: An All-New Sporty Crossover

The 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan SE ($28,875 as tested) is an all-new compact SUV that Volkswagen is releasing this year. The automaker calls it the GTI of crossovers, a good... read more May 16, 2010 by 

Screencap from Australian clip for the Volkswagen Polo

75% Of Hipsters From Outer Space Prefer The Volkswagen Polo

Hot on the heels of yesterday's rendering of the Volkswagen Polo R hatchback comes a new campaign to advertise the Polo in Australia. Things start off beautifully with a... read more May 12, 2010 by 

Screencap from Volkswagen's 'App My Ride' contest

Starting Today: Volkswagen Needs Your Input (To Beat the Ford Sync)

The mobile web is big business, but that technology has been a little late catching on in cars. Now, with the imminent release of new entertainment devices  from Ford... read more May 3, 2010 by 

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Stephan Jacoby's Boots: Mark Barnes Interview, VW's Stride for Success?

VW's Boot Camp:  A CEO and COO Stride for Success One coup after VW's 2010 NAIAS coupe debut: face time with VW's chief operating officer Mark Barnes.  I wanted to know... read more April 27, 2010 by 


Tom Wolfsburg Edition Jetta: Caravella-Colored Steamlined Baby Revisited

Thomas Wolfsburg Edition Jetta? (VW's Caravella-Colored, Jetta-Streamlined, Fahrenheit Baby) Volkswagen's promotional models that are, well, special.  VW often calls them... read more April 24, 2010 by  8

2010 Volkswagen New Beetle Coupe 2-door Man Angular Front Exterior View

Movie Star Gets A Facelift

Let’s play a game. I’ll give you ten facts about a car and you tell me the name and make of the car. Ready? Here we go. This car: Is one of the most popular cars of all... read more April 8, 2010 by 

2010  Volkswagen Jetta

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... read more March 26, 2010 by 

Screencap from Volkswagen's lane assist ad

Video Of The Week: Volkswagen's Lane-Assist Ad, Featuring Construction Bear

It's Friday, and we can already hear our office manager banging the tequila slammers, but before we head home to pack for the 2010 New York Auto Show, we'd like to leave you... read more March 26, 2010 by 

Volkswagen Caddy Maxi EcoFuel driven by Rainer Zietlow

Volkswagen Caddy Maxi EcoFuel Motors The Panamericana Without Gasoline

Last week, we covered the kick-off of Tesla's round-the-world tour, featuring a special-edition 2010 Tesla Roadster designed by luxury watchmaker TAG Heuer. The high-profile... read more March 22, 2010 by 

2010 Volkswagen Golf

The 2010 VW Golf Hatchback Has Style, Value and Practicality in Spades

When people are shopping for an inexpensive, practical, value packed family vehicle they rarely think of the Volkswagen brand and that is a shame as the name itself means... read more March 17, 2010 by  1

Kia 'Hamsters' commercial

Video: Nielsen Announces Nominees for 2010 Automotive Ad Awards

Hollywood celebutantes and big-shot producers aren't the only folks enjoying awards shows these days: auto industry types (and their ad agencies) are also getting in on the... read more March 16, 2010 by 


2010 VW Passat Komfort Wagon: The W in VW Reviewed

Teutonic Tailgating There's a reason why they call them Volkswagens. The second syllable of the folks-brand name is pronounced ‘vahgen' in German. With modifiers, that... read more March 4, 2010 by 


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