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    Confirmed: 2014 VW Jetta to drop five-cylinder in favor of turbo four

    Rainer Michel, Vice President of Product Marketing & Strategy at Volkswagen of America, stopped by the AOL offices today for a chat about what VW has on tap for the 2013 model year. While much of what he had to say was either minor reshuffling of features or stuff we already knew – like ...

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    Review: 2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Autobahn

    The Jetta We've Been Waiting For The motoring press hasn't had the greatest of relationships with the 2012 Volkswagen Jetta. When the sedan debuted, critics slammed the newest generation as a Walmart interpretation of a model many of us had grown up loving. The nicer-than-expected materials, ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #253

    Chevy Camaro ZL1, BMW 3 Series Diesel/Wagon, diesel boom, Nissan Titan hangs on Episode #253 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, with Chris, Zach, Dan and Steven Ewing serving as this week's crew. Topics include the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, the 2012 BMW 3 Series diesel and wagon, the coming wave of ...

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    Video: Volkswagen paints Canada red & white with first GLI commercial

    If you want a hot hatch, you could do a lot worse than the Volkswagen GTI. But if you're looking for a sedan with a fixed trunk, drop the T and pick up an L for the Jetta GLI. The compact sports sedan debuted earlier this year in Chicago – packing the same 200-horsepower turbo four and ...

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    Chicago 2011: 2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI starts at $23,495

    2012 Volkswagen Jetta GLI – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Volkswagen has brought its latest iteration of the new-for-2011 Jetta – the turbocharged GLI – to this year's Chicago Auto Show, and we're quickly falling in love with the Autobahn-ready VW. The Jetta's already ...

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    VW teams up with Fender for in-car audio systems

    Four years ago Volkswagen came up with the V-Dub Rocks promotion, giving away a free guitar with nearly every new 2007 model. So it came with the slightest sense of deja vu when VW announced a partnership with Fender. This time, however, a guitar isn't part of the package, and instead, VW will be ...

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    First Drive: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta gets with the (American) program

    2011 Volkswagen Jetta – Click above for high-res image gallery
    For Volkswagen of America, it doesn't get more brot-und-butter than the Jetta. Forced into the shadow of the best-selling Golf, VW Germany's refrain was "Sell more Golfs!" To which VoA would steadfastly reply, "Americans don't ...

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    Officially Official: 2011 Volkswagen Jetta offers Teutonic titillation for around $16k [w/video]

    2011 Volkswagen Jetta – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The sixth-generation 2011 Jetta is a pretty big deal for Volkswagen. The automaker has developed a completely new platform for the new model (instead of simply relying on Golf architecture), and the end result is a car that is ...

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    Volkswagen announced as Official SCCA Pace Car

    click above image for high-res galleryThe Sports Car Club of America has announced that Volkswagen's been chosen as an official partner to provide the Official Pace Car for SCCA and SCCA Pro Racing. That means SCCA SPEED World Championship races and the SCCA National Championship Races will feature ...

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    GALLERY: VW's Fahrenheit models are hotter than we thought

    Photo gallery hereVW has released a new photo set that shows its new US special edition models -- Fahrenheit, Wolfsburg, and Triple White -- in greater detail, and we're able to learn a few more things as a result. First of all, the Triple White Beetle Convertible does not have a white top, which ...

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    VW's 2007 models gets some individuality

    Volkswagen announced yesterday that they'd be pimping der own autos in limited edition trim for the 2007 model year. Much like the 'vapor blue' and 'reflex yellow' variants of the new Beetle offered a few years back, these mildly stylized offerings are more show than go, but will no doubt gain cred ...


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