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56 min ago | Car and Driver

RS'd to Kill: More Details Emerge on Extra-Hot Ford Focus RS

Sure, we have the brawny Ford Focus ST . We have its little brother, the Fiesta ST , a 10Best-winning machine so nimble that it makes Ben Vereen look like Lurch.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford Focus, Ford, Sedan, Ford Focus ST, Ford Fiesta ST, Ford Mustang, Convertible, Volkswagen Golf R, Subaru WRX STI, Subaru

1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

A Volkswagen Beetle That Refuses to Go Kaput

Growing up in Michigan, some of my earliest memories are of sitting with my mother as she learned to drive in a 1959 Beetle.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Beetle, Hatchback, Convertible

1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

Meet the 56-Year-Old Beetle

Rolf Schroeter in his 1958 Volkswagen Beetle, near his home in Sterling Heights, Mich.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Beetle, Hatchback, Convertible, Sterling Heights, MI

4 hrs ago | Jalopnik

The Hyundai Elantra GT Is The VW Golf Competitor You Keep Forgetting

Commuter cars are supposed to be affordable, reliable, and practical. That makes the default choice the Honda Civic or Toyota Corolla.


Related Topix: Hatchback, Hyundai Elantra GT, Hyundai, Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Honda Civic, Wagon, Hybrid, Honda, Toyota Corolla, Toyota, Sedan, Mazda Mazda3, Mazda, Hyundai Elantra

5 hrs ago | Agency Spy

Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town Accelerate with New VW Campaign

Ogilvy and Mather Cape Town launched a new campaign for VW and the New Golf R, a cool little ride that goes from 0-100 in just 5 seconds.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Golf R, Hatchback, Advertising

9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

VW Polo clutch went but it won't cover damage under warranty

We bought a Volkswagen Polo for our 18 year-old son five months ago. He had just passed his test and started a job which involved driving 60 miles a day, so we thought it best to buy as new and reliable car as possible.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Fines, e-tolls not mine, says driver

Melmoth, KwaZulu-Natal - A Cape Town motorist who has been served with several traffic fine notices from two KwaZulu-Natal local municipalities, as well as e-toll accounts from Gauteng, is convinced somebody is using his car registration illegally.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen Golf, Hatchback


Vokswagen's 395HP Golf R400 Nearing Reality- Who Should Be Shaking In Their Boots Right Now?

Obviously there's the currently on sale Ford Focus ST and Volkswagen Golf GTI, but both of those automakers have even more extreme hot hatches in the works.


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Ford Focus ST, Ford, Autos

The Campbell Reporter

John Adams talks storied career, Cabrillo Festival

Composer John Adams often has described his transformation from born-and-bred New Englander to born-again West Coaster.


Related Topix: John Adams, Classical, Volkswagen Beetle, Convertible, Hatchback, Arts, Opera, Symphony, San Francisco Symphony, Music, Entertainment

Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

2012 Volkswagen Jetta$15,498

Jetta 2.5L SE, *One Owner, Fantastic condition, Fantastic fuel economy, Heated Leather seats, Just serviced, Local trade, Never Smoked in, Perfect Carfax with no accidents reported, and Warranty.


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


Volkswagen CrossBlue SUV greenlit for U.S. production

Volkswagen has confirmed plans to move ahead with the midsize CrossBlue crossover.


Related Topix: Hybrid, SUV, Volkswagen Touareg, Volkswagen Tiguan, Autos

Indian Drives

Volkswagen Pune Plant Rolls Out The 400,000th Car

Volkswagen Polo facelift is the latest one that is raising eyebrows with the famous VW badge, but the automaker also found another reason to celebrate the moment.


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

Automotive News

The 'better Golf'

Volkswagen executives say the Golf Sportsvan combines the agility of the classic Golf hatchback with the roominess, easier access and higher seating position of a minivan, leading some commentators to dub it "the better Golf."


Related Topix: Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf

Automotive News

Volkswagen puts its faith in Tennessee

WOLFSBURG, Germany -- Volkswagen will soon assign 200 people in Chattanooga to take on a task that has flummoxed its headquarters here for decades: figuring out what American consumers want and finding a way to give it to them.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Jetta, SUV, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Passat, Volkswagen Touareg, Sedan, Volkswagen Tiguan, World News, Germany, Marketing

Sun Jul 20, 2014


2014 Volkswagen Polo Facelift: 10 things to look out for

V olkswagen India, the Indian subsidiary of the German automotive giant Volkswagen AG, has launched its flagship hatchback 'Polo' in an all new avatar.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Hatchback

Driving by smartphone on the cards

THE touch-screens of smartphones and tablet computers are ideal for controlling automotive accessories such as air-conditioning, infotainment and navigation.


Related Topix: Computers, Bentley, Sedan, Bentley Flying Spur, iPhone, Wagon, Volkswagen Passat, Audi Q7, SUV, Audi

The Auto Channel

Nutson's Nuggets: Automotive News and Opinion Week of July 14-20, 2014

Auto Central Louisville, KY July 20, 2014; Each week Larry Nutson, Senior Editor, New York Bureau of The Auto Channel, along with Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell from The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau give you their "take" as easy to digest nuggets of the past week's automotive news.


Related Topix: Fox Filmed Entertainment, Media, West Palm Beach, FL, Volkswagen GTI, Coupe, Hatchback, Volkswagen Jetta, Wagon, Hybrid, Sedan, Volkswagen Golf, Opinion

Is Fiat-Chrysler about to be the next VW Division??

Those of who know remember that Alfa was going to be coming to USA, any moment. That rumor was being offered up as far back as 2006.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Jetta, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Hatchback, Volkswagen Passat, Sedan, Volkswagen Golf, Automakers, Fiat Spa, Audi V8, Audi, Ducati Motorcycle, Motorcycles

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Rocklin and Roseville Today

Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Offers Solid Value

Although the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander went through a much-needed redesign this year, note that the Sport model only made minor changes.


Related Topix: Mitsubishi, SUV, Mitsubishi Outlander Sport, Hybrid, Mitsubishi Outlander, Honda CR-V, Honda, Toyota RAV4, Toyota, Ford Escape, Volkswagen Tiguan, Ford

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Jetta Gli Edition 30

The Volkswagen Jetta GLI is a Millennial. It was first sold in the United States in 1984, so it's now pushing the big 3-0.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen GTI, Hatchback, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, World News, Mexico


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