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Volkswagen Announces 2015 Golf GTI Pricing

Volkswagen Announces 2015 Golf GTI Pricing

Come one, come all! If you’re looking for a 210-horsepower hot hatch that makes the most of German engineering, then you’re gonna want to read this. Volkswagen has announced 2015 Golf GTI pricing, which starts at a base MSRP of $24,395 for the S trim with the six-speed manual transmission and climbs to $30,695 for the […]

 The News Wheel

Volkswagen Bringing the Golf SportWagen Concept to NYIAS This Week

Volkswagen Bringing the Golf SportWagen Concept to NYIAS This Week

At this week’s New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), Volkswagen will unveil their new Golf SportWagen concept for the first time in North America. The SportWagen concept features such advancements as a 4MOTION® all-wheel drive system and the EA288 TDI Clean Diesel engine, and stands as a taste of what is to come in 2015 […]

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Volkswagen Golf History

Volkswagen Golf History

Introduction Volkswagen first introduced the Golf in 1974 as a modern alternative for the Beetle with a funky hatchback style that gave consumers a more conservative option for a compact car. While it’s been known by a variety of names, the popularity of this hatchback has stuck, helping the German carmaker become known for something […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI Overview

2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI Overview

What’s New for the 2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI The 2014 Volkswagen Golf will be completely redesigned for 2014 with multiple stylistic changes throughout the hatchback. 2014 Volkswagen Golf TDI Exterior For the 2014 model year, the Golf TDI doesn’t stray too far from its typical styling with new headlights and taillights and more striking bodylines […]

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2014 Volkswagen Golf Overview

2014 Volkswagen Golf Overview

What’s New for the 2014 Volkswagen Golf The Golf has been completely redesigned for the 2014 model year. The German automaker’s iconic hatchback now features smoother lines, new head and taillights, and is actually slightly longer and boasts more headroom. 2014 Volkswagen Golf Exterior Despite undergoing a redesign, the 2014 Golf is still very recognizable […]

 Timothy Moore

Volkswagen NAIAS Display: Golf R, Dune, and a Secret Dungeon?

Volkswagen NAIAS Display: Golf R, Dune, and a Secret Dungeon?

After having spent too much time in Kialand with the babbling photographer, Marci and I felt rushed. Plus it was nearly three o’clock and our stomachs were grumbling for overpriced Cobo food, so we didn’t spend as much time looking at the people’s cars as we would have liked. There was even a secret dungeon display (okay, […]

 Timothy Moore

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Debuts, Is VW’s Most Powerful Hatch to Date

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Debuts, Is VW’s Most Powerful Hatch to Date

At the opening press day of the 2014 North American International Auto Show, VW unveiled the all-new 2015 Volkswagen Golf R at long last. As Volkswagen promised, the newest edition Golf R is the most powerful production Golf to hit American shores yet. 2015 Volkswagen Golf R: Driving Pleasure VW estimates the hot hatch, which […]

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“Hyundai You Pair the Pros” Includes Golf Fans in PGA Tour

“Hyundai You Pair the Pros” Includes Golf Fans in PGA Tour

PGA TOUR fans throughout the world will receive the chance to participate in the 2014 Hyundai Tournament of Champions thanks to launching of the “Hyundai You Pair the Pros” program. The voting system will allow fans to choose a featured pairing in the first round of the tournament, choosing which player out of three will […]

 Timothy Moore

2015 Volkswagen eGolf Marks VW’s First Electric Entry in America

2015 Volkswagen eGolf Marks VW’s First Electric Entry in America

And is just about as boring as golf too

Volkswagen has now jumped on the electric bandwagon (which is likely powered by a lithium-ion battery) by revealing its first electric entry in the United States: the 2015 Volkswagen eGolf. While it’s nice to think that Volkswagen’s main motivation for establishing an electric variant of the Golf here in America was to promote environmental sustainability, […]

 Kyle Johnson

Bubba Watson has a Hovercraft Golf Cart. Really.

Bubba Watson has a Hovercraft Golf Cart.  Really.

You know what would make golf so much better?  Hovercrafts. Hovercrafts.  Yeah, I said it.  Hear me out. I love golf.  You love golf.  Sure, it’s not the most exhilarating sport, nor is it the easiest in which to become even marginally skilled, never mind the nigh-impossibility of mastering it. But there’s an intangible quality.  […]

 Kimiko Kidd

Halloween Drive-Thru Events in Ontario

Halloween Drive-Thru Events in Ontario

Despite the pandemic, Halloween in Ontario isn’t canceled. The Heartland Province offers plenty of ways for you to celebrate the season from the safety of your vehicle.   Fall Doesn’t Have to be a Chilling Experience: The 2020 Lexus NX offers coziness and comfort Pumpkins After Dark This family-friendly drive-thru takes a different approach to […]

 Daniel DiManna

Volkswagen Vaguely Teases New Compact Crossover

Volkswagen Vaguely Teases New Compact Crossover

When it comes to reporting car news, nothing tops the pure visceral excitement of discussing a teaser image. What could be more enthralling than analyzing a vague, murky picture that basically reveals nothing? Well, probably a lot of things, actually. That said, while this particular image from VW is less than enlightening, the vehicle we […]

 Daniel DiManna

150 New Workers will Meet Demand at VW Chattanooga

150 New Workers will Meet Demand at VW Chattanooga

Volkswagen is currently preparing for massive changes and exciting updates. As 2020 heads into its final stretch, the automaker is getting ready to unleash new vehicles for 2001. Among these is the highly anticipated ID.4 electric SUV, which will begin production on U.S. soil early next year. Naturally, meeting the demand for new vehicles — […]

 Daniel DiManna

Volkswagen to Develop High-Performance EVs

Volkswagen to Develop High-Performance EVs

Who doesn’t love a sleek and stylish high-performance vehicle? For drivers who love faster speeds, greater torque, and enhanced maneuverability, a performance vehicle can turn any road trip into an adventure. When most enthusiasts think of performance, electric vehicles aren’t typically top of mind. However, Volkswagen has its sights set on challenging this convention by […]

 Whitney Russell

Top 5 Weird Car Laws in Mississippi

Top 5 Weird Car Laws in Mississippi

If you’re planning a road trip to Mississippi, it’s important to scout out which attractions you’ll want to explore as well as where to spend the night and sample the local cuisine. It’s also a good idea to familiarize yourself with the state’s traffic rules — especially since it has some bizarre car-related laws like […]

 Aaron DiManna

The Time Tiger Woods Gave Away Four Buicks

The Time Tiger Woods Gave Away Four Buicks

As part of a 2003 commercial called “Tiger Trap,” Tiger Woods surprised amateur golfers with a challenge: beat him and win a Buick Rainier.

 Kyle Johnson

‘Very Rich’ Donald Trump Thinks Ford GT is Too Expensive

‘Very Rich’ Donald Trump Thinks Ford GT is Too Expensive

Last week, Donald Trump visited Ford’s Rawsonville Components Plant and bragged about how he wouldn’t wear a protective face mask for the media. He did, however, totally wear a mask while looking at a collection of Ford GT supercars. So impressed was the self-described billionaire who would never lie about his wealth and has nothing […]

 Kimiko Kidd

Nissan Canada Engineers Share Automaker’s Future Plans

Nissan Canada Engineers Share Automaker’s Future Plans

Although automakers have put product launches on the backburner due to the pandemic, automotive engineers are still hard at work behind the scenes. Nissan Canada proved that by allowing its engineers to mingle with automotive journalists over a few Gran Turismo matches, all from the safety of their respective homes. Here’s what these engineers shared […]