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8 min ago | National Public Radio

Luxury Automakers Scramble To Woo Young Chinese

At age 32, Jason Jia already is the kind of customer luxury automakers are seeking as competition grows in China's lucrative but crowded market.


Related Topix: Asia Travel, Travel, China Travel, Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback, Cadillac, Coupe, Wagon, Cadillac CTS, Sedan, Audi A3, Audi, Audi A6, Convertible, Lincoln, SUV, Lincoln MKC

8 min ago | INAUTONEWS

Volkswagen New Midsize Coupe Concept to be produced

Volkswagen is planning to put the recently unveiled New Midsize Coupe Concept into production, as the model in question is believed to make its way onto the market over the next couple of years.


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

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Fast cars 'don't impress women'

VOLKSWAGEN has given the green light for its crazy Gold R 400 concept to hit the production line, bringing supercar speeds to the German hatchback.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf

Automobile Magazine

Recall Central: 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, Passat, and Beetle 1.8T

The Problem : Due to a supplier material change during the production process, O-ring seals between the transmission oil cooler and the automatic transmission may not seal properly, meaning that a leak might develop.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Volkswagen Beetle, Hatchback, Convertible, Volkswagen Passat, Volkswagen Golf

Subaru eases into hybrids with 2014 XV Crosstrek

If you're an automobile manufacturer these days, it seems that you simply must have a hybrid, if for no other reason than to show you have some environmental affability in your lineup.


Related Topix: Subaru, SUV, Hybrid, Subaru XV Crosstrek, Subaru Impreza, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Sedan, Volkswagen Beetle, Convertible, Honda Insight, Honda Civic, Honda

WFIE-TV Evansville


Voted on by a jury made up of 69 automotive journalists representing 22 countries, each year's winners are announced at the New York Auto Show .


Related Topix: Audi A3, Audi, Wagon, Convertible, Sedan, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Coupe, Hybrid, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, BMW 4 Series, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Mazda, Mazda 3, Porsche 911 GT3, Porsche

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

6 Cars and SUVs Soaking Up the Spotlight in Beijing

As the buzz from the New York International Auto Show comes to a simmer, the Beijing Auto Show is just getting fired up, and already there are several hugely exciting cars present.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, BMW 7 Series, Sedan, BMW, BMW 6 Series Gran, Hybrid, Mercedes-Benz S-Class, Mercedes-Benz

Automotive News

Golf dominance, premium push intensifies battle in compact segment

Most volume automakers face double trouble in the crucial compact segment. They need to find a way to win sales from the dominant Volkswagen Golf while also defending against premium brands aggressively pushing into the segment.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Wagon, Ford Focus, Ford, Sedan, Audi A3, Audi, Convertible, Volvo V40, Volvo


2014 Beijing Motor Show: Volkswagen Touareg facelift

The popular German SUV, the Touareg, has received some updates as the model in question was seen for the first time in Beijing.


Related Topix: SUV, Hybrid, Volkswagen Touareg

Car and Driver

VW's New Mid-Size Coupe Concept: Yes, a Golf-Based "Four-Door Coupe" [2014 Beijing auto show]

How far upmarket can Volkswagen go? Way up there, the brand believes. The New Mid-Size Coupe, launched as a concept at the 2014 Beijing auto show , proves the point.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Jetta, Wagon, Hybrid, Sedan, Volkswagen GTI, Volkswagen Passat, Audi A3, Audi, Convertible, Autos

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Auto Channel

The Volkswagen 4 Wheel Drive Golf R 400 Struts Its Stuff in Beijing

April 21, 2014: Volkswagen is displaying the potential of its flagship Golf R hatchback at the Auto China show in Beijing, in the muscular form of the Golf R 400 concept.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback, Volkswagen R32

Sys-Con Media

Dynaudio: 2014 Beijing Motorshow, NMC (NewMidsizeCoupe) Concept Study

Volkswagen is keen to improve growth in China, and with additional models in the joint venture with SVW Volkswagen Shanghai this goal should be achieved.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Tiguan, Volkswagen Jetta, SUV, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Sedan, Volkswagen Golf, Electronics, Audio and Video

The Real Deal

Meet the landlord: Alan Dixon

From the April issue: In this month's meet the landlord feature, The Real Deal speaks with Alan Dixon, the Aussie CEO of Dixon Advisory USA.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Hybrid, SUV, Volkswagen Touareg

USA Today

400-hp VW Golf? Sure

Volkswagen has impressed driving enthusiasts with its Golf R, a hopped-up and high-price version of the Golf compact hatchback.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback, Autos

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen Group launching major electro-mobility campaign in China;...

The Volkswagen Group is launching a major electro-mobility campaign in China - the the biggest initiative for e-mobility in China's automotive history, said Prof.


Related Topix: Hatchback, Volkswagen e-Golf, Porsche, Hybrid, Porsche Panamera, Sedan, Audi A3 e-tron, Audi

Times Herald

UAW withdraws appeal of Volkswagen union vote

In this file photo, paint shop workers attend to Volkswagen Passat sedans at the German automaker's plant in Chattanooga, Tenn.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volkswagen Passat, Sedan, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Bob Corker, Bill Haslam, US Governors


VW's Stylish New Midsize Coupe Makes Debut At 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Volkswagen presented a stylish four-door coupe concept at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show over the weekend.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Volkswagen Passat, Hatchback, SUV, Volkswagen Touareg, Volkswagen Golf


China: Volkswagen AG could again outpace General Motors

Last year, the Volkswagen group managed to snatch by a very small margin GM's global second place among carmakers - as the Germans managed to outsell the Americans in the world's largest market.


Related Topix: Automakers, Volkswagen AG, Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen e-Golf

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Roy Exum: VW-UAW Fiasco Begins

One pundit who is awaiting the opening volleys of "The Volkswagen Hearings" is calling today's start of the labor union fiasco at the Hamilton County Courthouse as fascism at its finest.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volkswagen Passat, Sedan, Chattanooga, TN, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Bob Corker

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Volkswagen Golf R 400 Concept premieres in China

The Volkswagen Golf R has traditionally been the most powerful production version for each generation of Golf.


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


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