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  • Beetle Bug
    Volkswagen Beetle – my favorite travel throwback
    2015 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible TDIClass: Sub-Compact CarsFuel Economy: 30/40Base Price: $30,195Some of my greatest childhood memories were made in vehicles: traveling to ball games, carpool lines and trips to grandma’s house. And, among...
  • 2015 CES - Volkswagen Golf R-Touch concept car
    Volkswagen unveils more connectivity at 2015 CES
    The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is all about technology. More and more, technology is being embraced and embedded into almost every new vehicle. Consequently, the CES featured a lot of cars, trucks, and press conferences by automotive...
  • Volkswagen's 2015 Jetta TDI is a compelling diesel-powered compact sedan
    Volkswagen's 2015 Jetta TDI is a compelling diesel-powered compact sedan
    Volkswagen’s Jetta is the company’s overall best selling car and for 2015, it underwent some styling changes, safety enhancements and an upgraded diesel engine that was tested for this review.Now you’ll probably say that diesel...
  • VW to kick-off new year with recalls of most 2014-2015 car models
    VW to kick off new year with recalls involving most 2014-2015 car models
    More than 25,007 brand new Jettas in the United States will be recalled by Volkswagen beginning January 15th in order to repair a computer glitch affecting the operation of the low-beam headlights.According to the company, vehicles manufactured...
  • The 2015 Volkswagen Mk7 GTI
    Volkswagen Mk7 GTI: Don’t mess with success
    It’s louder.That was my first impression when driving Volkswagen’s new Mk7 GTI. The Mk6 already makes beautiful music, but the Mk7 kicks it up a few notches. Wolfsburg’s latest hot hatch rolls on the MQB aluminum platform, so its...
  • 2015 Volkswagen Golf
    2015 Golf TDI review
    Motortrend named the 2015 Volkswagen Golf “Car of the Year”. At this very moment, I'm sitting in the lush customer lounge at my local VW dealer, my own 2015 Golf TDI getting her first service. I have had the car for just about...
  • Nigeria poised to become key automotive hub of Africa
    Nigeria poised to become key automotive hub of Africa
    Despite continuing fears about Ebola in the region, Volkswagen and Stallion Group of Dubai reaffirmed their plans to begin building cars in Nigeria sometime next year. The move would mark the German automaker’ second venture on the continent...
  • Seven generations Golf
    A Golf for every situation
    Numerous books have been written about Volkswagen’s Golf, the world’s most popular car. (or is it number 2?) The Toyota Corolla, but only in name, outnumbers the Golf, nee Rabbit. Corolla’s early versions had rear-wheel-drive ...
  • UAW to benefit by policy change at VW plant in Chattanooga
    UAW to benefit by policy change at VW plant in Chattanooga
    United Auto Workers is poised to become the first union to negotiate on behalf of employees at a foreign carmaker in Tennessee thanks to a new deal hammered out with Volkswagen. According to the terms of the agreement, VW would recognize the UAW,...
  • VW's hot hatch GTI is back - and better than ever!
    VW's hot hatch GTI is back - and better than ever!
    TechnoFile.comAh, the GTI. Sure, it's basically a Golf, but an outing in this Golf is sure to achieve a hole in one in the hearts of driving enthusiasts. Not that I'm advocating having a hole in your heart!Available in three or five door...
  • Volkswagen XL Sport
    Volkswagen's XL Sport at the Paris Motor Show
    At this year's Paris Motor Show Volkswagen came out swinging with their XL Sport concept. This little car comes with a 197 horsepower two-cylinder 1199-cc engine from aDucati Superleggera. Matched with a seven speed dual-clutch automatic...
  • 2015 VW Beetle Classic
    Volkswagen releases 2015 Beetle Classic with loads of affordable retro standard
    Volkswagen of North America announced earlier yesterday (Sept 23,2015) that they've released the 2015 Beetle Classic, the cheapest and probably the most retro VW Beetle to hit these shores. In an effort to bolster sales and draw in some buyers...
  • VW Beetle
    2014 VW Beetle Convertible: Fun, free-spirited
    Combine the fun and cute factor of a small car with the free-spirited feeling of a convertible and you get the 2014 Volkswagen Beetle convertible.The test drive model was a turbo diesel powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 140...
  • Driven: 2014 VW Beetle TDI
    Driven: 2014 VW Beetle TDI offers unique driving character
    Today was an opportunity to take a first drive in Volkswagen's cheeky and sporting 2014 Beetle TDI Clean Diesel, which offers up a unique combination of fuel-economy as well as fun to drive character, promising up to 41 mpg.A top trim grade...
  • Volkswagen of America debuts one of its newest, sporty models.
    GOP right-wingers outflanked the UAW in Tennessee
    Although it occurred back in February, the vote by Volkswagen (VW) workers not to unionize under the United Auto Workers (UAW) is worth a second look. It is becoming abundantly clear now that the vote stemmed from intimidation and threats aimed at...