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10 Cars Worth More Used Than New
10 Cars Worth More Used Than New

Posted On: September 13, 2022
We all know the new and used car market is currently a dumpster fire due to several parts shortages, the most famous of which is the ongoing semiconductor chip shortage. While we can't wait to not...[More]


2024 VW ID.Buzz 2023 Toyota GR Corolla Jeep EVs: This Weeks Top Photos
2024 VW ID.Buzz 2023 Toyota GR Corolla Jeep EVs: This Weeks Top Photos

Posted On: September 10, 2022
Volkswagen finally has a modern Microbus on its hands, only this time around the vehicle is called an ID.Buzz, and it's electric. It's only due in the U.S. next year as a 2024 model, but this week we ...[More]


Review: Volkswagen ID.Buzz EV is tripping on the future
Review: Volkswagen ID.Buzz EV is tripping on the future

Posted On: September 6, 2022
In Sweden, unless alcohol is involved, conversation with strangers can be suspect. And yet head-turning doesn’t even start to describe the kind of attention I experienced in a first drive through so...[More]


Hardcore Volkswagen Enthusiasts Do Road Trips Right
Hardcore Volkswagen Enthusiasts Do Road Trips Right

Posted On: August 14, 2022
Treffen is the German word meaning "to meet," and has come to mean nearly any Volkswagen enthusiast-based event. Each year, the Highway 1 Treffen Cruise takes place as a long road trip along Californi...[More]


VW CEO Herbert Diess stepping down Porsches Blume stepping in
VW CEO Herbert Diess stepping down Porsches Blume stepping in

Posted On: July 22, 2022
Volkswagen AG CEO Herbert Diess is stepping down as of Sept. 1, and Porsche CEO Oliver Blume will assume the role, the company announced in a press release on Friday. Diess will also leave his role as...[More]


Radical New Interior Design Puts Child Seat In The Center Of The Car
Radical New Interior Design Puts Child Seat In The Center Of The Car

Posted On: July 15, 2022
The diverse Volkswagen Group includes high-end models from Audi and Porsche that are relatively common sights on North American roads. But there are some amazing products from Cupra, Seat, and Skoda t...[More]


VW Group sticks to Porsche IPO plans despite stock market rout
VW Group sticks to Porsche IPO plans despite stock market rout

Posted On: July 11, 2022
Volkswagen Group in February announced it was considering spinning off Porsche to help raise funds for investment in the key areas of electric vehicles, self-driving technology, and software developme...[More]


Porsche Macan EV Rivian R1S Volkswagen Amarok: This Weeks Top Photos
Porsche Macan EV Rivian R1S Volkswagen Amarok: This Weeks Top Photos

Posted On: July 9, 2022
Porsche has an electric Macan coming next year 2023. It won't simply be an electrified version of the current Macan but a true next-generation design. However, it won't immediately replace the current...[More]


VW Half-track Fox Restored and Rebuilt After 60 Years
VW Half-track Fox Restored and Rebuilt After 60 Years

Posted On: June 19, 2022
Six decades ago, an enterprising mechanic turned a Volkswagen Microbus into a half-track. Known as the "Half-track Fox," the unique van just emerged from a full restoration to once again tackle mounta...[More]


Volkswagens Affordable EV Dream Faces Major Threat
Volkswagens Affordable EV Dream Faces Major Threat

Posted On: June 15, 2022
As the electric era draws near, people are slowly embracing the idea of E.V ownership.  Vehicles like the Volkswagen ID4 are enjoying great popularity across the globe but, unfortunately, the ...[More]


Diess Expects Tight Race With Tesla to EV Dominance
Diess Expects Tight Race With Tesla to EV Dominance

Posted On: June 3, 2022
Volkswagen’s Chief Executive Herbert Diess is confident in his company’s ability to challenge Tesla for the proverbial crown in the race to dominate the electric vehicle sector. Diess, who...[More]


Volkswagen Expects To Make Serious Profits From EVs Very Soon
Volkswagen Expects To Make Serious Profits From EVs Very Soon

Posted On: May 15, 2022
Volkswagen is pulling no punches when it comes to electromobility and recently teased an affordable, battery-powered city car to bring EVs to the masses. Currently, US buyers only have the ID.4 to cho...[More]


VW reviving Scout as EV sub-brand for off-road pickup and SUV
VW reviving Scout as EV sub-brand for off-road pickup and SUV

Posted On: May 11, 2022
The Hummer, Bronco and Blazer have all returned in recent years as a result of the ongoing SUV boom. The International Harvester Scout is next. Citing people familiar with the matter, The Wall Street ...[More]


Herbert Diess Did Not Expect Tesla To Be So Fast And Well Prepared
Herbert Diess Did Not Expect Tesla To Be So Fast And Well Prepared

Posted On: May 10, 2022
Volkswagen Group CEO Herbert Diess has admitted that Tesla is a stronger rival than expected, making it harder for the German automaker to reach its goal of becoming the world's largest seller of ...[More]


Volkswagen Scrambles To Catch Up To Teslas Focus On Software
Volkswagen Scrambles To Catch Up To Teslas Focus On Software

Posted On: April 22, 2022
There’s no question that even a legacy car manufacturer like Volkswagen has a lot of catching up to do if it hopes to model Tesla’s hyperfocus on software. As one small solution, the Germa...[More]


Leasing A New Volkswagen Can Now Be Done Online
Leasing A New Volkswagen Can Now Be Done Online

Posted On: April 16, 2022
Volkswagen released the ID.4 in the US last year, but the automaker's ID-branded EV lineup is much more extensive in other global markets. In Volkswagen's home country Germany, for example, it sells t...[More]


VW To Use Giga Casting and Automation To Compete With Tesla
VW To Use Giga Casting and Automation To Compete With Tesla

Posted On: April 1, 2022
Volkswagen has been careful not to reveal too much about its Project Trinty, though it has definitely been clear about the major strides it will need to make to be able to become the global leader in ...[More]


2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Autobahn Review & Test Drive
2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Autobahn Review & Test Drive

Posted On: March 31, 2022
The Volkswagen Golf GTI has been a benchmark for hatchbacks and for the 2022 model year it gets a full redesign but retains the enjoyable hot-hatch character that enthusiasts have enjoyed for over fou...[More]


Could You Live With The Golf 8 GTIs Huge Dealbreaker?
Could You Live With The Golf 8 GTIs Huge Dealbreaker?

Posted On: March 17, 2022
If someone asked us to choose the best all-around performance car ever, we'd have to say it's the Volkswagen Golf GTI. Though there are faster cars on the market, and vehicles that offer more practica...[More]


2024 Volkswagen ID Buzz
2024 Volkswagen ID Buzz

Posted On: March 9, 2022
There have been a few select vehicles that manufacturers have teased over the course of many years with a couple of them being the latest Toyota Supra and even the Acura NSX many years ago – wit...[More]


2024 VW ID. Buzz interior teased: Electric Bus debuts March 9
2024 VW ID. Buzz interior teased: Electric Bus debuts March 9

Posted On: March 7, 2022
Volkswagen has once again teased its upcoming electric van based on the ID. Buzz concept first shown in 2017. On Monday Volkswagen releaesd the first images of the ID. Buzz's interior ahead of the van...[More]


2024 VW ID.Buzz teased on the move: Electric Bus debuts March 9
2024 VW ID.Buzz teased on the move: Electric Bus debuts March 9

Posted On: February 21, 2022
Volkswagen has once again teased its upcoming electric van based on the ID.Buzz concept first shown in 2017. A new video shows pre-production examples of the van leaving the vehicle's plant in Hannove...[More]


2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Autobahn Review & Test Drive
2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Autobahn Review & Test Drive

Posted On: February 15, 2022
The Volkswagen Jetta has long been a well-positioned contender in the compact sedan segment even though it can hold its own within the midsized category. The Jetta’s German roots shine bright in the...[More]


Best In-Car Audio Systems For 2022
Best In-Car Audio Systems For 2022

Posted On: February 12, 2022
Should you base your car buying decision on the audio system available from the factory? Probably not. Could you, justifiably, allow it to affect your cross-shopping approach to buying a car? If music...[More]


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