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3 hrs ago | News Observer

Auto review: Volkswagen aims Passat at North American market

Volkswagen introduced the midsize Passat in 1974 as a step up from the Jetta; the current model arrived for 2013 and is produced in the company's new plant in Tennessee.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Wagon, Sedan, Volkswagen Jetta, Coupe, Hybrid, Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, Honda, Hatchback, Toyota

16 hrs ago | Jalopnik

Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept Exists Because Of Skoda

Someone at Volkswagen took one look at the Skoda VisionC Concept and thought, "Hey why don't we have a car like that?" Then someone else pointed at the Volkswagen CC and decided to design the Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept, being shown next week at the Beijing Auto Show.


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

16 hrs ago | MotorAuthority

VW Golf GTD U.S. Sales In Jeopardy: Report

With hot-hatchback performance and diesel fuel economy, the Volkswagen Golf GTD seems to offer the best of both worlds.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen GTI, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Volkswagen e-Golf

22 hrs ago | Car and Driver

Jetta CC? VW Challenges Mercedes' CLA With a Small(ish) Four-Door...

News > 'Featured' > Jetta CC? VW Challenges Mercedes' CLA With a Small Four-Door Coupe Concept [2014 Beijing Auto Show] The concept of a four-door coupe, pioneered by the Mercedes-Benz CLS and taken up by Volkswagen with the Passat CC , can be taken downmarket.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Autos

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Washington Post

European Car Sales Rise Seventh Straight Month on U.K.: Economy

European car sales advanced a seventh consecutive month as new models to replace aging vehicles and an economic rebound in the U.K. boosted demand at Renault SA, Ford Motor Co.


Related Topix: Auto Dealers, Wagon, Volkswagen, Sedan, Business News


Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept Headed To 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Volkswagen has confirmed it will present a stylish four-door coupe concept at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show on April 20, and to build up excitement has released a series of teaser sketches.


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

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Automotive News

Hopes dim for VW's diesel hot hatch in U.S.

Volkswagen AG has pulled back on plans to sell a souped-up diesel Golf called the GTD in the United States because importing the GTI sibling's engine would add too much cost.


Related Topix: Coupe, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen GTI, Wagon, Hybrid, Volkswagen Jetta, Sedan, Automakers, Volkswagen AG, Volkswagen Scirocco


VW Phaeton returning to America as early as 2018 : Fans of German over-engineering, rejoice

Though the Volkswagen Phaeton -- the brand's range-topping, understated luxury sedan -- disappeared from the United States market in 2006, never actually died.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Phaeton, Sedan, Wagon, Autos


Diesel-powered Audi A3 Sportback TDI coming to America in 2015

The Audi A3 family has another America-bound variant: the automaker announced at the New York auto show that a diesel-powered Audi A3 Sportback TDI will go on sale here in 2015.


Related Topix: Audi A3, Wagon, Convertible, Audi, Sedan, Audi Q3, SUV, Volkswagen, Autos

The Detroit News

VW hopes to make mid-size SUV decision 'soon'

New York -- Volkswagen AG's U.S. chief says the automaker hopes to make a decision soon on where it will build its new mid-size SUV.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Jetta, Coupe, Wagon, Hybrid, Sedan, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Bob Corker

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Journal News

Volkswagen Passat

The Passat has the chops to run with the likes of Toyota Camary, Honda Accord and Ford Fusion -- the Big Three of the sedan world -- and hold its own in the process.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Wagon, Sedan, Honda Accord, Coupe, Hybrid, Honda, Hatchback, Ford Fusion, Ford, SUV, Volkswagen Touareg

The Auto Channel

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April. 15, 2014: The 2015 Volkswagen Golf is set to roll into showrooms this spring equipped with Faurecia technology for seating, door panels, and front-end modules.


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

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Northern Echo

IT'S Bendiorm or bust for two motor-mad mates, all in aid of a young cancer sufferer.

Anthony Usher and Anthony McGinty are gearing up for the Benidorm Or Bust 1,500-mile endurance driving challenge, to raise money for two-year-old cancer sufferer Bradley Lowery.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Durham County, England, Wagon, Volkswagen, Sedan

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Paul Tan's Automotive News

2014 Volkswagen Passat - new features, RM171k

The Volkswagen Passat has been given a minor update in Malaysia - the D-segment sedan now has Bluetooth, audio streaming, 12-way electrically-adjustable front seats with driver memory, electric folding wing mirrors and an anti-theft alarm with electronic immobiliser.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volkswagen, Sedan

AME Info

Batelco Group completes acquisition of 46% shareholding in Quality Net from Ali Alghanim and Sons

We are a small, yet highly regarded company operating in couture. We show at Paris Fashion Week every season alongside commissioning pieces for clients.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Embroidery, Volkswagen, Wagon, Sedan, Audi, Audi A8, Audi Q7, SUV

Wed Apr 09, 2014


This Is Why There Are Going To Be More Huge Recalls In The Future

Welcome to Must Read , where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond.


Related Topix: Volkswagen Polo, Wagon, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Sedan, Autos

Vinod Khanna files nomination; shows assets worth Rs 66.92 crore

Vinod Khanna, the BJP candidate from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat, today filed is nomination papers, declaring assets worth Rs 66.92 crore which includes a fleet of seven cars Three-time MP from Gurdaspur, Vinod Khanna's asset size increased by around 90 per cent since 2009 Lok Sabha polls when it was worth Rs 35.15 crore.


Related Topix: Vinod Khanna, World News, India, Bollywood, Volkswagen, Wagon, Sedan

Amid Recall Jitters, Volkswagen Puts Stop-Sale Order On About 25,000 VW Cars In The U.S.

Volkswagen has halted sales in the U.S. of about 25,000 cars with automatic transmissions that may have a leak.


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

The Chronicle-Telegram

VW tells US dealers to stop selling 4 models

DETROIT - Volkswagen is telling U.S. dealers to stop selling its most popular cars until transmission fluid leaks can be fixed.


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

Motocross Action

Mxa's 2014 Husqvarna FC450 Motocross Test: Hooska Roosta Boosta is Back

In Husqvarna's case, platform sharing allowed them to have products available in 2014 that consumers could buy, dealers could stock and KTM could support A: Yes, but mainly because there was no FC450 in 2013.


Related Topix: Sedan, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Tiguan, SUV, Wagon, Mazda, Coupe, Mazda 3, Hatchback, Mazda 6


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