170 Articles
1 / 9
NEXT
25

Volkswagen is recalling 420,000 vehicles in the US from several of its model lines because the wiring for the driver's side airbag can be torn. If this happens, then the safety device wouldn't work in a crash.

29

Toyota, Land Rover and Renault also affected

Volkswagen lost thousands of cars and crossovers in the explosion that rocked the Chinese city of Tianjin yesterday, including over 1,000 Touaregs.

17

New crash prevention systems have elevated the Volkswagen Golf and Jetta to IIHS' Top Safety Pick+ ratings for model year 2016.

25

Evo takes the Audi RS3 and Volkswagen Golf R to the track to find out whether extra muscle is worth the RS3's added price.

42

With an attractive low price, the 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf SE is challenging the Nissan Leaf for green-car buyers.

41

Volkswagen announces new driver assistance and safety technology features coming to its entire 2016 lineup. VW offerings will also get an upgraded infotainment system.

7

JD Power's latest APEAL Study hasn't changed much on the premium side, although Mini is the new champ for non-premium brands, besting Hyundai.

13

Volkswagen's rally-dominating motorsport department creates a competition-spec Golf for the Touringcar Racer International Series, driving 330 horsepower to the front wheels.

45

Volkswagen and Wayne Gerdes have raised the bar for fuel economy by touring all 48 of the contiguous United States in a Golf TDI on just over 100 gallons of diesel.

14

VW powertrain chief confirms that the upcoming facelifed Golf will incorporate the gesture-control and smartphone integration features from the Golf R Touch concept showcased at CES.

62

Good news, everyone! The Volkswagen Golf R 400 has reportedly been green lit for production, and our spies have now caught the first prototype out testing.

8

Volkswagen's apprentices created this 389-hp GTI Dark Shine and Golf Variant Biturbo for the GTI-Treffen at Wörthersee this year, following a long line of impressive intern projects.

6

396-HP Plug-In Hybrid "Bridges The Gap Between Road Cars And Racing Sport Cars"

Volkswagen debuts its Golf GTE Sport Concept at the annual Worthersee festival in Austria. It "bridges the gap between road cars and racing sport cars" with striking design and a 396-horsepower plug-in hybrid powertrain.

9

Volkswagen hits its hot-hatch enthusiast festival in Austria with this enhanced GTI Clubsport concept, splitting the difference between the stock GTI and Golf R to preview an anniversary special.

2

Volkswagen has prepared an array of police and emergency vehicles to showcase at the RETTmobil show in Germany, including first-responder versions of the Golf, Passat, Tiguan, Touareg, Amarok, Transporter and Crafter.

25

The 2015 VW GTI, Golf and Audi A3 are being recalled to replace faulty fuel pumps that can fail due to flaking nickel plating. There are 6,204 vehicles in need of repair.

49

The Volkswagen Golf R 400 is currently under development, according to the company's powertrain chief, with a Frankfurt debut looking likely.

6

One Cell Style Could Cut Costs By 66 Percent

Volkswagen is considering switching to a standardized lithium-ion battery cell design for future plug-in vehicles that could lower the parts' costs by 66 percent.

29

...If It Comes To Production, Of Course

Volkswagen has confirmed that if the hot Golf R 400 concept gets the green light, it will be offered in the US market.

2

There are three finalists for the 2015 World Green Car Of The Year: BMW i8, Mercedes-Benz S 500 PHEV and Golf GTE. Which should win?

Add

Longer, Lower, Wider, Roomier, Yet Lighter And More Fuel-Efficient

Just three months into 2015, columnist Gary Witzenburg picks the VW Golf family as the Green Car Of The Year.

1 / 9
NEXT
Share This Post