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Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, and Audi announce Takata recalls

Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, and Audi announced details of their Takata inflator recalls, and the campaigns affect nearly 1.7 million vehicles in the US.

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Daily Driver: 2015 Volkswagen CC

Senior Editor Seyth Miersma takes Volkswagen's four-door coupe out for a test drive. Does the top-level Executive trim make this pricey VW worth it?

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VW recalls 420,000 vehicles for driver's airbag failure

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.

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Volkswagen bringing driver assistance systems to its 2016 lineup

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

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VW Sport Coupe Concept GTE 'marks beginning of a new design era' [w/video]

Volkswagen's new Sport Coupé Concept GTE doesn't just preview the next Passat CC and pack the latest plug-in hybrid tech, but shows the way forward for the brand with a new design language at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show.

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Next VW CC could get A7-like fastback bodystyle

It appears that despite slowing sales, Volkswagen isn't ready to give up on its dapper CC sedan yet. VW of America CEO Michael Horn says that a sleek, new design is being worked on and could be here in about two years.

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VW teases mini CC four-door coupe concept for China

In the years before Volkswagen would admit that its Chattanooga, Tennessee plant would build the Passat, it referred to the vehicle the New Midsize Sedan. The sketch above is of sleek four-door called the New Midsize Coupe concept, to be introduced shortly at the Beijing Motor Show, but it warps the dimensions along the Passat-Jetta continuum: it's about 1.2 inches lower and the same amount shorter than the Jetta, but 2.3 inches wider – which makes it a touch wider than the Passat.

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Redesigned 2013 Volkswagen CC priced from $30,250

When is a Volkswagen not a Volkswagen? If by Volkswagen, you mean the "people's car" as it was initially intended, then the answer is: When it starts costing thirty to forty grand. But even with new pricing in place, the Volkswagen CC is still a far cheaper proposition to other German "four-door coupes" like the Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class, Audi A5 Sportback and A7 and the new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe.

Rumormill: Volkswagen CC set to get wagon variant. Wait, wha?

Volkswagen CC – Click above for high-res image gallery

Volkswagen Passat CC R-Line now on sale - in Europe

2010 Volkswagen Passat CC R-Line - Click above for high-res image gallery

Rendered Speculation: Volkswagen preparing Golf CC for Frankfurt?

Think the German auto industry is packed enough with segment-busting five-door whatchamacallits? Apparently the Germans don't, because they keep on rolling 'em out. With BMW showing its 5 Series GT and Audi unveiling the new A5 Sportback, Volkswagen may be joining the fray as well with a baby brother to the slick Passat CC based on the Golf.

Volkswagen CC racks up the design awards

2009 Volkswagen (Passat) CC – Click above for high-res image gallery

SEMA 2008: Volkswagen CC Eco performance concept 27/33 mpg

Click for a high res gallery of the VV Eco Performance concept

Pebble Beach 2008: VW shows off CC Gold Coast in Monterey

Click above for high-res gallery of the VW CC Gold Coast

Volkswagen TSI engine wins its category again for Engine of the Year

Since winning the "Best New Engine of 2006" award from the International Engine of the Year committee, Volkswagen's Twincharger TSI engine has taken the 1.0 to 1.4 liter category by storm, taking the class victory last year and again for 2008. Cited reasons for the win include the engine's high power output and low gasoline consumption. Other awards have been given to the engine, including two in Japan, an Auto Environment Certificate from the ÖKO-TREND Institute for Environmental Research