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2018 VW Jetta Adds Wolfsburg Edition; GLI Loses Its Stick 2018 VW Jetta Adds Wolfsburg Edition; GLI Loses Its Stick
- The Volkswagen Jetta GLI’s manual transmission goes to the parts bin in the sky for the 2018 model year. Volkswagen’s sportiest Jetta now channels its turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four’s 210 horses solely through the brand’s six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission. Jettas equipped...
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The ’Roc Has Stopped: A Brief History of the Now Dead Volkswagen Scirocco The ’Roc Has Stopped: A Brief History of the Now Dead Volkswagen Scirocco
- It turns out you can stop the ’Roc: The iconic Volkswagen Scirocco has gone out of production. “The Scirocco cannot be ordered with individual specifications anymore. But you can purchase vehicles already built,” VW’s German website now says. - And thus ends the era of sporty front-wheel-drive...
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Volkswagen Extends Six-Year/72,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty to (Nearly) Its Entire Lineup Volkswagen Extends Six-Year/72,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty to (Nearly) Its Entire Lineup
- Volkswagen will have arguably the most aggressive new-vehicle warranty in the United States when it rolls out its 2018-model-year vehicles. The coverage will span six years or 72,000 miles, whichever comes first, and will be fully transferable to subsequent owners. Called the People First Warranty,...
Volkswagen Extends Six-Year/72,000-Mile Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty to (Nearly) Its Entire Lineup »
What’s Cooler than a Vintage VW Microbus? This Microbus-Inspired Fridge What’s Cooler than a Vintage VW Microbus? This Microbus-Inspired Fridge
- When Volkswagen announced it was working on a retro microbus that will be for sale in 2022, people went nuts. After all, it’s a classic. Which is why you might want to sit down for the company’s most recent news: Soon you’ll be able to park the iconic retro style you love in your kitchen, thanks...
What’s Cooler than a Vintage VW Microbus? This Microbus-Inspired Fridge »
Dozens of Volkswagen TDIs Missing from Michigan Storage Lot, Resold out of State Dozens of Volkswagen TDIs Missing from Michigan Storage Lot, Resold out of State
- Somewhere, among hundreds of thousands of Volkswagen and Audi vehicles that were bought back by the automaker under terms of the diesel emissions scandal settlement, at least 69 have gone astray. The cars were supposed to have been stored in the parking lot of the abandoned Pontiac Silverdome football...
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Amazon’s Latest Delivery: Volkswagen Atlas Test Drives Amazon’s Latest Delivery: Volkswagen Atlas Test Drives
- Amazon’s Prime Now delivery service brings Prime members in selected urban areas everything from groceries to underwear within two hours. Later this month, an even more select group of those members can also test-drive the new Volkswagen SUV. Volkswagen and Amazon.com have partnered to offer...
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SUVs and EVs: Volkswagen Outlines Future-Product Strategy SUVs and EVs: Volkswagen Outlines Future-Product Strategy
- Volkswagen has been running on slim margins in the United States and beyond—further squeezed by the costs related to the diesel-emissions scandal. To increase its profitability, it’s shifting as quickly as it can toward the growing market of SUVs and crossovers. It has a lot of ground to make...
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Building Speed: Nitrous-Juiced Shed on Wheels Hits 96.8 MPH [Video] Building Speed: Nitrous-Juiced Shed on Wheels Hits 96.8 MPH [Video]
- It started with one simple decision: Fifty-two-year-old Kevin Nicks from the Chipping Norton area in Oxfordshire, England, chose not to scrap his Volkswagen Passat. Instead, he turned it into a fully functioning, street-legal shed on wheels. Screw #vanlife. The world has evolved. Or regressed; we’re...
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Volkswagen R Taking the Fight to AMG Volkswagen R Taking the Fight to AMG
- On June 1, racing manager and former Ford motorsports boss Jost Capito took over the Volkswagen R division from Ulrich Riestenpatt Gt. Richter, who had led the offshoot since its inception in 2009. The division has been responsible for several Volkswagen R models, most notably the VR6–powered Golf...
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Volkswagen T-Roc: A Late Charge into a Fast-Growing Segment Volkswagen T-Roc: A Late Charge into a Fast-Growing Segment
- Volkswagen typically is not the first brand to pioneer new segments. Wolfsburg often prefers to study the segment, develop a product, and then try to conquer. So it’s no surprise that the Volkswagen T-Roc, the brand’s new subcompact crossover, is a bit late to the game. - Based on the MQB modular-transversal...
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