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4 hrs ago | CanadianDriver

Comparison Test: 2015 Subaru WRX CVT vs 2015 Volkswagen Gti DSG

In our recent affordable fun car shoot out , a septuplet of reasonably priced hooligans had an all-out battle royale over who did the best blending of shenanigans and sensibility .


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen GTI, Hatchback, Subaru WRX, Subaru, Sedan

8 hrs ago | Jalopnik

The 2015 Chevy Corvette's 29 MPG Highway Is Better Than a VW Passat

Apart from fuel economy, GM's new Hydra-Matic 8L90 transmission also improves the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 's 0-60 acceleration time to 3.7 seconds, making it run the quarter-mile in 11.9 seconds.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volkswagen Passat, Sedan, Subaru Outback, Subaru, Autos

12 hrs ago | CBS Local

2014 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible TDI

No, that's not how fast the Beetle goes from zero to 60a .it's how fast the power top drops.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Beetle, Hatchback, Convertible

12 hrs ago | CBS Local

2014 Volkswagen Jetta SE

Yesa .for $20,815, you can get genuine European style, feel and performance in a roomy 5-seat sedana plus a good measure of economy.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Volkswagen Passat

13 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

Battery Maker LG Chem: Biggest Electric-Car Winner Of All?

Suppose it emerged this week that you've now got contracts to supply two of the world's three biggest automakers.


Related Topix: Audi, Hatchback, Audi A3 e-tron, Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen e-Golf, Electric Vehicle, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Holland, MI

15 hrs ago | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Woman surprised to find boa constrictor in boot of newly-bought car

A Berkshire woman was admiring the 200 second-hand Volkswagen Golf she had just bought, when she opened the boot and saw a three-foot boa constrictor staring up at her.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback

16 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

[VIDEO] Dodge Charger ad mocks the Volkswagen Passat

The newest ad with the 2015 Dodge Charger is mocking the Volkswagen Passat and it's not the first time when the American company has done it.


Related Topix: Dodge Charger, Dodge, Sedan, Wagon, Volkswagen Passat

20 hrs ago |

Volkswagen To Start Diesel Engine Assembly By...

German automobile company Volkswagen Tuesday said it will commence production of diesel engines at its plant located in Chakan, near Pune, with the start of engine assembly line and full-fledged engine-testing facility at the plant.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback, World News, India

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Automotive News

JAMIE LaREAU: Skipping wheel-and-tire was big mistake

It's not the "snake oil" that a cynical friend once espoused it and other F&I products to be.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen GTI, Hatchback, Autos

Seeking Alpha

Can TNGA Help Toyota Maintain Its Global Supremacy?

Volkswagen has already launched cars with its new MQB architecture, while cars with Toyota's TNGA architecture are due next year.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback

Car and Driver

2015 Audi S3 Sedan: Faster Than It's Big Bro

Li'l bro: The Audi S3 sedan has its big brother's good looks. But it's a faster runner.


Related Topix: Audi, Audi S3, Sedan, Wagon, Convertible, Audi S4, Audi A3, Hatchback, BMW M3, BMW, Coupe, Leicestershire County, England, United Kingdom, Volkswagen Golf


Skoda reveals new Fabia ahead of Paris debut

Since it doesn't market in these United States, koda may not be an automaker consistently on our radar screen.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback, Autos

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Mazda 2 MPS considered, to take on the Ford Fiesta ST

Word has come that the folks over at Hiroshima are currently considering a hotter version of the new Mazda 2 Hatchback .


Related Topix: Ford, Ford Fiesta ST, Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback, Suzuki Swift, Suzuki, Sedan

Daily Mail

Woman finds 3ft boa constrictor snake in boot of car she bought online

How fast does it go 0-sssssixty? Woman finds 3ft boa constrictor in boot of second hand car she bought online A woman has found a three foot boa constrictor in the boot of a second hand car she bought online.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback, Social Software

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Express India

Volkswagen India to assemble engines to boost localisation

Summary Volkswagen India will invest Rs 240 crore on setting up a new diesel engine assembly line at the Chakan plant in Pune.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback, World News, India


The Seat Leon Cupra Sub8 Is A Celebration Of NA1 4rburgring Excellence

You're Spanish Volkswagen subsidiary Seat. You put out a front-wheel drive car that manages an awesome 7:58.4 lap time on the 'Ring .


Related Topix: Volkswagen Golf R, Hatchback, Autos

Consumer Reports

2015 Porsche Macan SUV is an agile all-wheel drive

If the name Cayenne wasn't already taken by Porsche's midsized luxo-SUV, it would suit the Macan very well, because this new compact crossover may be the hottest, sportiest-driving SUV to date.


Related Topix: Porsche, Porsche Macan, SUV, Porsche Cayenne, Coupe, Porsche Cayman, Hybrid, Hatchback, Convertible, Porsche Boxster, Porsche 911, Volkswagen Tiguan


2015 Volkswagen Golf R Euro Spec drive review

Opting for the DSG will make the Golf R's 0-60 times drop from 5.3 to 4.9 seconds.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Golf R, Hatchback, Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Autos

Greeley Gazette

2014 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid Crossover SUV by Stu Wright

Volkswagen's Touareg, named after a nomadic people that inhabit the Saharan interior of North Africa, has been manufactured by the company since 2002.


Related Topix: Hybrid, SUV, Volkswagen Touareg, World News, Slovakia, Audi Q7, Audi, Porsche Cayenne, Porsche, Marketing

Motor Trend

2014 Hyundai Elantra GT First TestNow with Less Ironic 160-MPH Speedometer

Our biggest beef with the 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT? Probably its model name, as the freshman hatchback announces its Grand Touring intention without ever making a proper GT impression.


Related Topix: Hatchback, Hyundai Elantra GT, Hyundai, Coupe, Ford GT, Ford, Wagon, Hyundai Elantra, Sedan, Ford Focus, Volkswagen Golf, Autos


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