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    Volkswagen New Beetle still number one with the ladies
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    Volkswagen New Beetle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Men, take note: According to a new survey from research firm TrueCar, the Volkswagen New Beetle is (still) the ultimate car for women. Apparently, its combination of cute-as-a-button looks and affordable pricing make the reborn ...

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    Volkswagen reportedly taking final orders on New Beetle
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    2010 Volkswagen New Beetle Final Edition - Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you've got your eyes set on buying a Volkswagen New Beetle before it beeps its way off into the sunset, well... first of all, you've got us baffled. Secondly, this could be your last chance for the ...

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    Report: VW New Beetle successor timeframe and details come into focus
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    2005 Volkswagen Ragster concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Volkswagen New Beetle hasn't exactly been, well, "New," for many years now. However, a report from AutoWeek states that the Bug will get a much-needed overhaul later this year, with a concept car expected to debut ...

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    Report: Next generation Volkswagen Beetle coming next year
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    3rd verse, same as the first. Not entirely, of course, but when the subject is the Volkswagen New Beetle, the looks of the car are largely a foregone conclusion. Just like the current New Beetle evokes the original Type 1 with its roundy-round fat-fenderedness, the next version, expected to go on ...

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    New Beetle pickup conversion can haul more flowers
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    Volkswagen New Beetle Pickup Conversion – Click above for image gallery
    Still bummed that Volkswagen isn't planning to bring the new Amarok pickup to the States? Perhaps there's another way to get your hands on a VW made for hauling: a New Beetle pickup conversion. Proving the old adage, ...

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    Report: Next Volkswagen Beetle to use Jetta platform
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    Time keeps on slippin' into the future, and cars keep on gettin' bigger. The Volkswagen New Beetle was shown at the LA Auto Show in various Final Edition guises, and the second word on the next edition is that it will be built on the Jetta platform. The first word was that Volkswagen wants the ...

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    LA 2009: Volkswagen shows off "Final Edition" New Beetle models
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    2010 Volkswagen New Beetle - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Signifying the end of what has been a long run, Volkswagen has introduced "Final Edition" models of the New Beetle coupe and convertible. Each will be limited to a run of just 1,500 units. Under the hood is VW's familiar ...

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    Funny Car Commercial of the Day: Politically Correct Edition
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    Volkswagen loves everyone - Click above to watch the video after the break
    Nowadays, being politically correct is of the utmost importance to companies the world over, and that includes automakers. Especially Volkswagen, apparently. Judging from the commercial pasted after the break, the German ...

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    REPORT: Next New Beetle will have bigger back seat
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    2009 Volkswagen New Beetle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The "New Beetle" was a smash hit when it debuted in 1998, and the cutesy little Bug immediately jumped to sales of 83,434 the next year. Over the next 10 years, however, Volkswagen left the spiritual successor to the ...

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    New VW Beetle coming in two years, Scirocco still not in cards for U.S.
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    Malibu Barbie VW New Beetle Convertible – click above for high-res gallery
    We're in Wolfsburg, Germany right now for the launch drive of the 2010 Volkswagen Golf and we've just returned from a presentation at the company's design center with Walter de Silva. We'll have more on de Silva's ...

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    REPORT: VW chooses Mexican plant for new compact sedan
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    Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 Special Edition - Click above for hi-res image gallery
    Adding a vote of confidence to Mexico's struggling auto industry, Volkswagen has announced that it will begin assembly of a new compact car (working title "New Compact Sedan") in the country next year. The German automaker ...

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    Red-faced rag top: Volkswagen unveils New Beetle "Blush"
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    Click above to view high-res gallery of the VW New Beetle Blush
    Driving a New Beetle convertible alone is enough to make this 30-something, male blogger blush from embarrassment. Now there's a new, tarted-up version of the neo-Bug called the Blush that sports special colors and trimmings to match ...

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    New VW Beetle could be North America's up! variant?
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    The VW Beetle is a cult favorite here in the States, but in Germany, it's not so well loved. That could be part of the reason why Volkswagen has been slow to produce a successor to the new Beetle, but word from Motor Trend is that two models could be coming shortly. The first Beetle will be based ...

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    Baubles: Windup Key sickeningly cute
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    The March Men's Vogue recently asked if the Smart fortwo is manly enough, and while we're not exactly lining up to buy one, we also wouldn't rip a friend (too much) for picking up the fuel-sipping two-seater. If our pal's fortwo had a Windup Key, however, all bets are off, and a Charley Horse or ...

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    Rendered Speculation: 2012 Volkswagen New Beetle, Cabriolet and Speedster
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    click above image to view high-res gallery of VW New Beetle renderings var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/autos/Next_generation_VW_New_Beetle_cuter_than_EVER'; It's one of the hardest tricks for a designer to pull off: redesign a retro car that takes its styling cues from an iconic classic. ...

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    What company has the most recalled 2007 models?
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    BusinessWeek has trolled the NHTSA files to find out which automakers have had to recall their brand new 2007 models the most, and the winner is Volkswagen thanks to a recall of just over 1 milion 2007 New Beetles because of potentially faulty brake light switches. Of course, Ford announced a major ...

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    Google's Street View Car: Take a look at the vehicle that's looking at you!
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    While it was much more fun to think of the little hover-droid flying around New York City waiting to snap pictures for you of the surrounding city-scape, the reality is a bit less interesting, although more realistic. The vehicle you see in the picture above is one of Immersive Media's camera ...

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    VW Beetle gets special red top
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    Apparently Volkswagen and Ford were thinking alike. Red sells. Color, however, is about the only shared character trait of the GT500 Red Stripe and the New Beetle Cabriolet Red Edition. Only for its European customers, VW dresses up the New Beetle Cabriolet Red Edition with red top, seats, door ...

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    Bad brakes lights lead VW to recall 790,000 vehicles
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    Volkswagen has discovered that a previous recall of 362,000 vehicles (1999-2002 Jettas and 1998-2002 New Beetles) for a defective brake light switch actually affects a much larger range of vehicles. The German automaker is extending the recall to an additional 790,000 vehicles that include ...

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    Speculative sketchiness: The new New Beetle?
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    When Volkswagen unveiled the New Beetle in 1998, the buzz was considerable. A smitten public got on waiting lists to acquire the early Bugs, and the cars attracted attention wherever they went. It's now 2007, and over the intervening years, the car's retro styling has gotten a bit stale. German ...

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