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    Video: Fired NMS employee speaks out about errant F-bomb on Chrysler Twitter account

    Scott Bartosiewicz was running late for work when he sent out that tweet. It's the one Scott says he believed was on his personal account and contained the F-word. Problem is, that tweet went out on the Chrysler Twitter account being run by New Media Strategies. Bartosiewicz was fired from NMS, ...

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    New Media Strategies loses Chrysler contract after F-bomb tweet *Update

    On March 9, 2011, a now-former employee of New Media Strategies – the company responsible for managing Chrysler's Twitter account – thought they were using their personal account to push out a message related to the less-than-stellar driving abilities of Detroit's residents. It ...

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    Confirmed: Volkswagen NMS will be named Passat

    2012 Volkswagen Passat – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're less than 24 hours away from Volkswagen's big reveal at the Detroit Auto Show and while our man Paukert was staked out at a media gathering at VW's corporate headquarters in Herndon, VA he learned that the NMS will carry ...

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    Volkswagen confirms NMS for Detroit Auto Show

    A sheet-covered form on Volkswagen's consumer website is all the confirmation we need – VW's long-awaited New Midsize Sedan (NMS) is on its way to the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. While we don't know what the model's official name will be, we expect for it to be longer, wider, and less costly than ...

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    Spy Shots: Are you the 2012 Volkswagen NMS?

    Volkswagen NMS spy shots – Click above for high-res image gallery
    For all of secrecy surrounding the New Midsized Sedan, we may have just scored our first unfettered glimpse at the new Volkswagen four-door. The quick-eyed crew over at JokeForBlog managed to lay their hands on a scant few ...

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    Volkswagen NMS renderings released as new Passat bows in Paris

    Volkswagen NMS renderings – Click above for high-res image gallery
    These three renderings just posted to Volkswagen's Facebook page may look an awful lot like the 2011 Passat that just debuted at the Paris Motor Show, but be advised – this is something completely different. If you ...

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    Officially Official: Volkswagen confirms new engine plant in Silao, Mexico

    Volkswagen has officially announced plans to construct a new powerplant facility in Mexico. Designed to crank out a total of 330,000 engines a year, the Silao plant will cost the company $550 million to build and will bring around 700 jobs to the area. VW says that the new factory is key to its ...

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    Report: Volkswagen building engine plant in Mexico to supply U.S. factory

    2011 Volkswagen NMS Sketch – Click above to enlarge
    Reports streaming out of Mexico indicate that Volkswagen will announce a new plant about 250 miles northwest of the Mexico City in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato. If true, this facility is expected to produce engines for both VW's ...

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    New York 2010: Volkswagen Mid-Size Sedan to launch with TDI in 2011

    Volkswagen New Mid-Size Sedan – Click above for high-res image
    During yesterday's North American debut of the 2011 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid at the New York Auto Show, VW's North American CEO, Stefan Jacoby, let slip that the yet-to-be-named Passat replacement – currently known as the ...

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    New Tennessee-built VW Passat won't get the "Westmoreland" treatment

    While we were chatting with VW of America CEO Stefan Jacoby in Wolfsburg, Germany, the subject of its new 'Merican-built car came up. The so-called NMS or New Midsize Sedan will replace the Passat in the US VW lineup. This model will be unique to the North American market, which brought up a ...

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    Spy Shots: VW NMS caught in Germany?

    WRCB Chattanooga is fast becoming the go-to source for info on Volkswagen's upcoming New Midsize Sedan, a.k.a. the NMS. They were the ones who brought us a rather unrevealing video from Berlin containing a few morsels of information about this car that will slot in between the Jetta and Passat. The ...


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