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  1. Tanner Foust drifts Rockstar Passat around US Cycling TT courseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Autoblog

    The USA Cycling Time Trials take place on Saturday in Chattanooga, TN. That's also where Volkswagen has its US headquarters.


  2. 396 hp Golf GTE Sport hybrid concept is a carbon-fiber teaseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Volkswagen has used this year's Worthersee tuning festival in Austria to reveal the latest in the line of GTE hybrid concepts, debuting alongside the positively mental Audi TT packing 600 hp . The Golf GTE Sport concept picks up where the last hybrid concept left off, combining blistering perfomance while retaining a measure of green cred.


  3. 2016 Renault Megane IV to debut at Frankfurt 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... III , which has been around since 2008. It's time for a renewal, as the Megane's main Euro rivals Peugeot 308 , Volkswagen Golf and Opel/Vauxhall Astra are all younger. The new Astra is also set to make its debut at Frankfurt , by the way. "We will ...


  4. Volkswagen Polo GTI first drive: Fun meets maturityRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    A hot hatchback exists to provide excitement, performance and effervescence to the driving experience that regular, lesser power models lack. But Volkswagen's hot hatches mix this with a more mature, softly spoken approach than some of its rivals.


  5. Milltek Mk1 VW Gti Shows-Off Period Tasteful ModsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Super Street

    The market is quickly changing for the MK1 and MK2 Volkswagen Golf platforms. For years, these were considered the affordable way for younger enthusiasts to get into the Golf and GTI fraternity.


  6. 2015 Volkswagen Vento facelift will be 7.5% m...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Volkswagen India seems aggressive with its product strategy for the growing Indian auto market. The company has recently announced that it will launch four all-new cars in the country within 24 months.


  7. Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet gets updatedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    The Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet has been updated by the German based automaker. The model in question has gained a new Euro 6 engine lineup which includes the 1.2 liter four-cylinder turbocharged, rated at 105 HP & 175 Nm of torque, along with the 1.4 liter four-cylinder turbocharged producing 125 HP and 200 Nm of torque and the 1.4 liter turbocharged generating 150 HP .


  8. Top Picks: The Weather Station's 'Loyalty,' the PBS documentary 'Homefront,' and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The National Geographic Channel's Driving America looks at America's love affair with the automobile, from the 1950s creation of the Interstate Highway System and its effect on small towns to the strange story of how the Volkswagen Beetle was created . "Driving America" airs May 25 at 9 p.m. On Memorial Day, PBS is honoring US military members and their families with The Homefront , directed by Gabrielle Tenenbaum.


  9. Volkswagen Polo Sedan facelift revealed in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Volkswagen has revealed the Polo Sedan facelift for the Russian market, giving the rest of us a preview of what's to come. The refreshed Polo Sedan is of course not a surprise, as we already have the facelifted Mk5 Polo hatchback .


  10. Fiat unveils new compact model for EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... are popular. The hatchback will replace the Bravo and mainly sell in western Europe in the segment led by the Volkswagen Golf. At 14.7 feet long, the Aegea is slightly longer and wider than the Linea. Fiat said the three-box car will combine Italian ...


  11. 2016 Audi A3, 2016 Cadillac ELR, Google Autonomous Car: What's New @ The Car ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Car Connection

    ... sign up now, Porsche is throwing in a few extras at barely any additional cost with new Black Edition trim. 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI Vs. 2015 Subaru WRX: Head To Head Video If you want a little more driving excitement in your life, but you have to ...


  12. Watch Tanner Foust Beat the Daylights Out of His 900-hp Passat on a Cycling CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    When we first introduced you to Tanner Foust's all-new Rockstar Energy Formula Drift Volkswagen Passat , we said it'd likely "spend its life sideways." And sure enough, the 900-hp family sedan's existence is already a smokey, sideways, hellacious tale, as evidenced by a new video depicting Foust giving pro cyclist Tim Johnson a "tour" of the USA Cycling Time Trials course in Chattanooga, Tennessee.


  13. When a hot hatch becomes a scorcher: see the Volkswagen Golf R400 prototype in the metalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    ... car, they almost always end up at the same place. It's called the Nurburgring; you may have heard of it. Volkswagen's Golf R400 , which the brand's Head of Powertrain Development confirmed was headed for production in April, is doing just that right ...


  14. Hands Off! The 2016 Ford F-150 Can Back Up a Trailer For You [w/ Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    ... on 2015 F-150s, so that price will rise a bit with the PTBA. Ford engineers, by the way, say that they tested the Volkswagen Group's comparable trailer-reversing system, available in the new Audi Q7 and the Euro-market Passat . Ford claims that the ...


  15. All Good Things - Volkswagen In Front At 'Free Practice' In PortugalRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Mikkelsen, Ogier and Latvala first, second and third in shakedown at Rally Portugal First time that three second generation Polo R WRC are in action Perfect start to the Rally Portugal: Volkswagen took the top three spots in "free practice" at the fifth event of the FIA World Rally Championship season. Andreas Mikkelsen/Ola Floene quickly set the best time on their debut in the second generation Polo R WRC - ahead of their team-mates Sebastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia and Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila .


  16. How Volkswagen Screws Up Selling Their Best CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jalopnik

    ... I've done this twice and highly recommended it if you have the chance, unless of course you are ordering a Volkswagen. I ordered my performance package equipped GTI in October of 2014. At the time Volkswagen said that vehicles should be delivered ...


  17. Stud or Dud? Volkswagen Golf R400 Prototype Caught Circling NurburgringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AutoSpies

    Volkswagen is readying a red-hot Golf hot hatch with more than 400bhp - and our spies have now caught the VW Golf GTI hyper-hatch for the first time, as it undergoes durability testing near the Nurburgring in Germany. Our photographs reveal the car just weeks after VW group powertrain chief Dr Heinz-Jakob Neusser told CAR magazine the Golf R400 concept car was a live project and would reach production.


  18. Bride left devastated after home was burgled on her wedding dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bedford Today

    ... crooks, who gained entry by forcing a side window, put the chain on the front door before making off in the black Volkswagen Golf, registration LT07 KGY. They also took cash, an iPhone 4S, an iPad, laptop and jewellery including a gold chain ...


  19. First Drive: 2016 Volkswagen Golf R VariantRead the original story

    Wednesday | CanadianDriver

    ... want one anyway. And maybe, just maybe, you'll be able to get one a couple years down the road. We drove three Volkswagen models on this little junket to Europe, and of those three, one is guaranteed, one is a big maybe, and the third even more of a ...


  20. 2015 VW Passat TDIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTOP-FM Washington

    The Passat is Volkswagen's midsize sedan that's American-built, but still carries a European feel and look, unlike the competition in the midsize sedan class. The size of the Passat TDI also helps it to stand out in the class.