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2016 Volkswagen Diesel Models Could Be “Cheaters”, Too

10/14/2015, It is definitely no fun being in Volkswagen at the moment – a brand that has built up its reputation over the years in a carefully choreographed marketing plan, solid performance and trendy vehicles, have all come to a sputtering halt with word that...

New Volkswagen Phaeton Flagship Goes Electric

10/13/2015, Even though Volkswagen’s Audi has the full-size luxury A8 in its lineup the car maker decided to make one that would be sold under its own brand, so the first Phaeton concept was unveiled in 1999. The production car didn’t arrive until 2003,...

Volkswagen Recall Will Begin In January

10/07/2015, If you have tuned into the news at any point over the past couple of weeks you might have heard about the emissions scandal that Volkswagen is involved in, millions of VW vehicles were found to contain software that enabled them to cheat on emissions...

Volkswagen Could Spend $7.3 Billion In Diesel Deception Scandal

09/22/2015, As you might have heard, Volkswagen has recently landed themselves in a bit of trouble over in the US. It would seem that they had engaged in deceptive practices with regards to their diesel emissions tests in which through the use of software, the...

US EPA Accuses Volkswagen Group Of Cheating On Emissions Tests

09/18/2015, It would seem that the Volkswagen Group might have landed themselves in a spot of trouble recently with the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The agency had accused the carmaker of cheating on emissions tests, thus forcing them to recall as many...

Volkswagen Models With CarPlay Support Arriving This Week

07/29/2015, It looks like Volkswagen has also jumped aboard the CarPlay bandwagon, which is similar in nature to that which is found in Honda’s 2016 Accord model. In fact, the very first batch of Volkswagen models that sport CarPlay support is set to arrive at...

Volkswagen California Camper Van Unveiled

06/19/2015, There is this thing about going retro, and I am quite sure that a fair number of people out there do have fond memories of the classic VW camper van that was quite popular back in the 1950s, thanks to the idea of a compact, affordable home with wheels. It...

Volkswagen Golf GTE Concept Features Gullwing Doors

05/14/2015, The Volkswagen Golf is probably one of the more recognizable cars in the market, and its GTI model is a pretty decent sports car that won’t necessarily break the bank. However if you thought that the design of the Golf could do with some changes, you...

Volkswagen Showcases Golf R Touch Concept Car

01/06/2015, [CES 2015] Volkswagen sees a future where vehicles are not only more intelligent, they also happen to be more connected. One of Europe’s most successful car brands think that a car that is connected is one which will be able to operate intuitively,...

Volkswagen Announces Support For CarPlay And Android Auto

01/06/2015, Back in early 2014, Apple unveiled CarPlay which used to be known as “iOS in the Car”. It basically brings an aspect of iOS to the vehicle’s infotainment unit. Now Apple had announced several partners back then but Volkswagen was unfortunately not...

Apple & Volkswagen Reportedly In Talks Over CarPlay Integration

07/15/2014, When Apple officially unveiled CarPlay earlier this year, there were many car manufacturers who were onboard and are expected to feature Apple’s technology in future car models. At the same time, there are some manufacturers who were not listed, and one...

ZelectricBug Is A 1963 Beetle That Runs On EV Power

02/27/2014, The Beetle from Volkswagen is a truly iconic ride for the ages, and to see one of these classics purring around on the road is certainly a sight to behold, especially when it has been kept in immaculate condition. Well, the ZelectricBug will surely make...

Volkswagen Golf GTE Plug In Hybrid Revealed

02/21/2014, If you have ever driven Volkswagen’s Golf GTI car, you know that it is a pretty speed machine. Granted it might not necessarily be considered a “super car”, but it is more than able of holding its own. That being said with fast cars, they tend to...

Volkswagen Beetle Fitted With A Japanese Bathtub In Its Backseat

11/06/2013, If there’s one thing we know people don’t need wen they’re driving around is a bathtub in the backseat as making abrupt stops could certainly cause a burn or two to the back of your neck if the water is as hot as we’d expect it to...