We took a trip to Tennessee to see VW unveil the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport and announce 1000 new US jobs.
By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Automotive demand seems to require that all car manufacturers produce SUVs or crossovers and lately that demand has grown to include a three-row SUV. Volkswagen had two very good two-row SUVs: a compact Tiguan and the luxurious Touareg. Unfortunately, the Touareg
By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Eagle, Idaho – The clerk in the convenience store looked out the front window admiring the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 35 we were driving and asked us what a GLI was. We responded, ‘it’s the upper-level Jetta with more performance features and the 35 means it a
The VW Bug ends production this year, but as Nik finds out, it may just be the start of something new.
Test Miles Radio November 6, 2016 Featuring John Vincent, US World and News Report, answers the question of which is better for your family, SUV or minivan Mark Gillies, product and technology manager, Volkswagen, walks us through the new Golf Alltrack and how its different from the Golf Sportwagen
Volkswagen unveiled its new 2017 Atlas crossover that combines three rows of seating for seven and sporty driving dynamics. The Atlas is the first VW with 3-rows of seating since the Routan minivan was relegated to fleet duty after the 2012 model year. VW’s new styling language debuts on the
Lets get things in order, first of all we should define Green Car. They are any vehicle that reduces tailpipe emission and our dependence on oil. We had one rule when evaluating these vehicles, they could not be powered by gasoline alone. First category we looked at was Diesel. After testing a
1. The progressive design of the front end demonstrates a new approach to compact SUVs by the Volkswagen brand. 2. Cameras are at work at the front and rear, supported by LED spotlights in darkness. 3. The roof halves can be removed and stowed in the boot. 4. The T-ROC is powered by a 135 …
Volkswagen is the first automaker worldwide to offer a model line with a full range of conventional and alternative powertrains. The new Golf GTE plug-in hybrid, which will be presented at the Geneva International Motor Show (March 4 to 16, 2014) is the fifth powertrain to be offered in the Golf,
This month, the Volkswagen Beetle celebrates 65 years since it first arrived in the United States. In January of 1949, a Volkswagen “Type 1,” or Beetle, was shipped to New York City by Ben Pon, Sr., a Dutch businessman and the world’s first official Volkswagen importer. That car—and