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  1. Chevy Spark Tops Fuel Economy List for 2nd YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Environmental Leader

    ... one gallon of gasoline equals 33.7 kWh. Coming in behind the Spark is the minicompact Fiat 500e and the compact Volkswagen e-Golf, both at 116 mpg combined. The list finishes with the midsize Nissan Leaf at 114 mpg, the two-seater smart fortwo ...

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  2. Uruguay President Offered $1m For VW BeetleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Sky News

    ... Dubbed the "world's poorest president", Uruguay's President Jose Mujica has been offered $1m for his 27-year-old Volkswagen Beetle One Montevideo resident said: "It's like Hitler's car. I remember people were looking for it and wanted to give ...

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  3. .com | Uruguay's 'poor president' gets big offers for his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | News24

    President Jose Mujica says he has received a million-dollar offer to buy his blue 1987 Volkswagen Beetle, which has become a symbol of the Uruguayan leader's austere lifestyle. The man once nicknamed "the poorest president in the world" told the Uruguayan weekly Busqueda that an Arab sheik offered $1m for the humble car.

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  4. Uruguay's Mujica gets big offers for his VW...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this May 2, 2014 file photo, Uruguay's President Jose Mujica flashes a thumbs up as he and his wife, Sen. Lucia Topolansky, ride away from their home after giving an interview, on the outskirts of Montevideo, Uruguay. Mujica confirmed Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, that he has received from an Arab shiek, a one million dollar offer for his 1987 sky blue Volkswagen Beetle.

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  5. VW's hot hatch GTI is back - and better than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Examiner.com

    ... front wheels only, but very nicely, with little torque steer. You can choose from either a six speed manual or Volkswagen 's six speed dual clutch DSG. Volkswagen Canada's sample had the six speed manual, and it's a peach. Shifts snick into place ...

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  6. Professor fuels trip on chicken fat, vegetable oilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | FOX23

    ... arriving in Seattle next week. The School of Agribusiness and Agriscience faculty member will be driving a 1981 Volkswagen Rabbit pickup truck on the 3,550-mile trek. Ricketts said in a news release from the school that his goal and passion is to ...

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  7. Official: Auction for first Us VW e-Golf raises $41,400 for Global Green charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Autoblog

    Would having Jay Leno on hand have changed the outcome? That's what executives at Volkswagen might be asking after the German automaker auctioned off the company's first electric car in the US for around $6,000 over MSRP. VW auctioned off the first Volkswagen e- Golf in the US to raise money for the environmental non-profit Global Green USA .

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  8. US$1m for a Volkswagen Beetle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Channelnewsasia.com

    That's the price an Arab sheikh has offered Uruguay's famously frugal President Jose Mujica for his sky blue 1987 bug. MONTEVIDEO: An Arab sheikh has offered Uruguay's famously frugal President Jose Mujica US$1m for his 1987 Volkswagen Beetle, the weekly Busqueda reported on Thursday .

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  9. Global Rallycross Race Report: Las Vegas - The LINQRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Paddock Talk

    Scott Speed, No. 77 7UP Volkswagen Beetle After suffering a full course red flag, Speed was forced to start in the last position and eventually battled his way through the pack to finish fourth in Las Vegas.

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  10. MTSU professor driving cross-country in truck fueled by waste chicken fat and vegetab...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Weyburn Review

    ... arriving in Seattle next week. The School of Agribusiness and Agriscience faculty member will be driving a 1981 Volkswagen Rabbit pickup truck on the 3,550-mile trek. Ricketts said in a news release from the school that his goal and passion is to ...

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  11. Diesel models account for 18.2% of VW of America sales in October, 22.8% YTDRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 6 | Green Car Congress

    Volkswagen of America, Inc. reported 30,313 units delivered in October, and increase of 7.8% over October 2013. The all-new Golf delivered 2,351 units for the month, marking a 101% increase in sales for the model over the previous October.

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  12. Southern Fried Fuel: MTSU Professor 'Gases' Up with Animal Fat for Cross-Country DriveRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Newswise

    ... at the MTSU campus before heading west on his latest adventure. The 2014 quest involves Ricketts driving a 1981 Volkswagen Rabbit pickup truck on pure biodiesel from waste animal fat mainly from chickens and waste vegetable oil from MTSU dining ...

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  13. 2015 Volkswagen Passat: Car Seat CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | KickingTires

    When it comes to Car Seat Checks, some cars are memorable because of how easy it is to install child-safety seats in them. The Volkswagen Passat is one of those cars.

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  14. MTSU professor driving cross-country in truck fueled by waste chicken fat and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Prince George Citizen

    ... arriving in Seattle next week. The School of Agribusiness and Agriscience faculty member will be driving a 1981 Volkswagen Rabbit pickup truck on the 3,550-mile trek. Ricketts said in a news release from the school that his goal and passion is to ...

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  15. Tesla's Quarter: Yet More Delays And Push-OutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Seeking Alpha

    ... and you will see that 2-3 months a normal range. For example, if you are a German consumer and you order a Volkswagen Golf, your typical delivery time is 3-4 months. Remember, that's with essentially zero transit time, as you can pick it up at the ...

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  16. Mounties ponder jettisoned Jetta in St. Peter's CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Chronicle Herald

    A Volkswagen Jetta that had broken down Sunday evening at the St. Peter's Canal National Historic Site was gone. For clues, they had some broken glass in the parking lot where it had been left by its owner and, inexplicably, a capsized boat in the canal that connects the Strait of Canso to the southern end of Bras d'Or Lake.

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  17. Hyundai plans to take on Toyota's Prius with new hybrid modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Automotive News

    ... in South Korea next year, hoping the domestic-focused model will help it fend off German rivals such as the Volkswagen Passat in its lucrative home market. It aims to sell 6,000 this year. "The new model will help tighten our grip on the (domestic) ...

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  18. Cars review: Volkswagen 2015 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Insight News

    We came here to get a look at Volkswagen's offerings for the 2015 model year. Normally, during these full-line previews there are a few tweaks here and some burnishing there.

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  19. Mercedes CEO: No One Will Make Money On Electric Cars In 'Reasonable Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | GreenCarReports

    ... Group will offer plug-in hybrids throughout its range within the next decade, and it has just launched the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf electric car. The seventh-generation Golf is the only model in the world that offers gasoline, diesel, plug-in hybrid, ...

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  20. Volkswagen's e-Golf: Adding Electric Power to the Golf LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Auto Field Guide

    ... You can buy gasoline engines. A diesel. And now a Golf that is a full electric vehicle. Here's a look. Although Volkswagen of America (VoA) doesn't have quite the traction that Volkswagen AG would undoubtedly like to see it having, especially as the ...

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