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  1. Video: You Won't Be Able to Take Your Eyes Off This Cheap Skoda HatchbackRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Car & Driver

    Bear with me through a few notations here. First: Yes, the wee blue hatchback shown above is the 2015 A koda Fabia, built by the Czech subsidiary of Volkswagen.


  2. Scott Burgess, Ron Kiino Discuss Two Geneva Hot Hatch DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Motor Trend

    Hot hatches are making a compelling comeback in America, thanks to such robust offerings as the 197-hp Ford Fiesta ST and 252-hp Focus ST; and the 210-hp Volkswagen Golf GTI and 292-hp Golf R . In Europe, however, hot hatches have been going strong for decades with speedy entries from not just Ford and VW, but also Opel, Renault, Honda, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, and others.


  3. Volkswagen Golf GTD Variant burns the oil long and fastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Volkswagen offers no shortage of variations on the Golf theme in America, from the base hatchback and the electric e-Golf to the sporty GTI and performance-oriented Golf R . But as many as are available Stateside, there are even more that never make it here.


  4. 5 cars to see at the Geneva car showRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Volkswagen's functional Passat family car may have taken top honors as car of the year at the annual Geneva motor show, but there is no doubt what the visitors come to see at this glitzy gathering: high-end supercars. When doors open to the public on Thursday, there will be plenty for crowds to gawk at, with unveilings by Ferrari, Lamborghini and Mercedes sure to turn heads and get cameras flashing.


  5. 5 cars getting attention at the Geneva auto showRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    The new Ferrari 488 GTB is presented on the first press day of the Geneva International Motor Show Tuesday, March 3, 2015 in Geneva, Switzerland. The show opens its doors to the public March 5 through March 15. The Associated Press GENEVA "' Volkswagen's functional Passat family car may have taken top honors as car of the year at the annual Geneva motor show, but there is no doubt what visitors come to see at this glitzy gathering: high-end supercars.


  6. Volkswagen Passat Alltrack Rides High in GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Motor Trend

    Volkswagen unveiled its newest iteration of the Passat Alltrack at the 2015 Geneva motor show. Armed with 4Motion all-wheel drive, the Volkswagen Passat Alltrack is based on the Passat wagon, but seeing it alongside the Golf SportWagen in the U.S. probably won't happen, at least for now.


  7. Volkswagen Passat Alltrack Debuts for Europe in GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

    Taking a page out of sister-company Audi's playbook, Volkswagen pulled the covers off of the latest generation of its cross-country wagon, the Volkswagen Passat Alltrack. This all-wheel-drive station wagon is based on the latest European Volkswagen Passat and mimics the look of the Audi Allroad , but without the Audi price.


  8. Jury names finalists for World Car of the Year awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... shortlist for 2015 World Car of the Year has been whittled down to the Ford Mustang , Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Volkswagen Passat . That eliminates the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer , Citron C4 Cactus , Hyundai Genesis , Jeep Renegade , Mazda2 , Mini ...


  9. 2015 Ford Focus Titanium Hatchback ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

    ... and newly quieter thanks to different dampers, yet the car feels more agile than the more composed Mazda3 and Volkswagen Golf . The Focus is dead easy to drive quickly because everything important happens through the front tires. You just ...


  10. Mustang, C-Class and Passat up for World Car of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2013 | CanadianDriver

    The top three finalists for World Car of the Year were announced yesterday at the Geneva auto show. This year's contenders for the overall award are the Ford Mustang, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and Volkswagen's Passat.


  11. 's Best Diesel To Buy 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Car Connection

    ... review score but are excellent choices from a diesel or fuel-efficiency standpoint. One such example is the 2015 Volkswagen Golf , which is offered in an affordable, high-mpg (and fun-to-drive) TDI version. It definitely deserves an honorary mention ...


  12. Island Scanner | Blue-robed woman says weird thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Whidbey News-Times

    ... was saying weird things to customers. At 4:55 p.m., a caller reported that a baby was sleeping alone in a white Volkswagen Jetta on Northeast Koetje Street. At 6:33 p.m., a caller reported that two juveniles were having sex inside a car on Northeast ...


  13. Optimism roars back as Geneva Motor Show opensRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... France this year on the back of strong profit growth. But French manufacturers are still trailing German carmaker Volkswagen, which with its stable of brands like VW, Audi and Skoda, alone accounts for a quarter of the European market. The German ...


  14. Geneva Motor show how you can feel the return of the feel-good factorRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... in the middle of the outrageous, the everyday was allowed its moment in the spotlight - the pragmatic, workhorse Volkswagen Caddy no less. And we were reminded, as is now the norm, by Volkswagen's chief, Prof Martin Winterkorn, how we, the consumers ...


  15. During a ceremony ahead of the 85th International Motor Show in GenevaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    Heinz-Jakob Neusser, VW Head of Technical Development, holds the Car of The Year award in front of a Volkswagen Passat during a ceremony ahead of the 85th International Motor Show in Geneva.


  16. The Volkswagen Passat is European Car of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    The latest iteration of the German carmaker's family sedan was voted a clear winner by the panel of 58 motoring journalists from 22 EU countries. The win means that it is the third time in five years that Volkswagen has scooped one of the automotive world's most prestigious awards.


  17. VW Passat wins 'car of the year' awardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Geneva: Volkswagen AG's Passat sedan beat six other vehicles to become Europe's Car of the Year, the third time in six years that the region's biggest carmaker has won the title. The Passat received 340 points from a panel of 58 European business and trade journalists, followed by 248 points for the Citroen C4 Cactus crossover and 221 points for the new version of C-Class sedan made by Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz, Hakan Matson, head of the Car of the Year jury, said at a press conference in advance of the Geneva International Motor Show.


  18. Long-Term Test Update 3: 2015 Volkswagen GolfRead the original story

    Yesterday | CanadianDriver

    ... auto writers take too market-leading diesels all the way from Toronto to Montreal on one tank of stink-juice? The Volkswagen brand is already having a record year, even without the Golf, which returns to the lineup as a bigger, better 2015 model. ...


  19. New Milford Volkswagen to close after 65 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | News Times

    Ted Orr, the owner of New Milford Volkswagen, has confirmed that they are going out of business. He is photographed in front of vintage cars at the dealership on 469 Litchfield Rd. in New Milford, Conn., Tuesday, March 3, 2015.


  20. 5 New Cars in Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Energy Car PackRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | IGN

    With the new pack, racers get to enjoy five new cars: the 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GRC, the 2015 Subaru WRX STI, the 1996 BMW 850CSi, the 2015 Jaguar XFR-S and the 1970 Volkswagen #1107 Desert Dingo Racing Stock Bug. There is also the free car of the month available to all Forza Horizon 2 players, the Acura Integra Type-R Last month, the Top Gear Car Pack was released, adding six new cars, including the 2015 Lexus RC F, 1986 Lamborghini LM002, 2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale, and the 1993 Jaguar XJ220.