2010 Volkswagen Robust Pickup Spied In United States

Despite rumors that VW won't sell its upcoming pickup, the "Robust" (that probably won't be its final name) in the US, the company does appear to be conducting hot weather testing here. It looks like the 2010 VW Pickup will be sold exclusively in markets that appreciate simple, well-engineered, utilitarian pickups… » 7/25/08 1:20pm 7/25/08 1:20pm

Europe Denied 2010 VW "Robust" Pickup, Heidi Klum Dismisses With Harsh…

Volkswagen has confirmed their 2010 Robust pickup was just too robust for the European market (and gas prices). Though the decision makes sense in light of current trends, we'd like to point out the VW pickup has been undergoing advanced testing and isn't completely dead, since VW will continue with planned production… » 7/07/08 2:00pm 7/07/08 2:00pm

2010 Volkswagen Robust Pickup Spotted With Grille

The quick shutters at KGP got more photos of the 2010 VW Robust, this time showing much more of that robust grille action than we've seen before. Apparently, this design is similar to what is being considered for the 2009 Golf/Rabbit (no shock there). There has been some back-and-forth on what this Volkswagen truck… » 5/27/08 11:20am 5/27/08 11:20am

2010 Volkswagen Robust Pickup

Brenda Priddy, the femme fatale of car spy photography, got us one heck of a scoop today — real, live and non-blurry photos of the new Volkswagen pickup truck tester. We've been told this mid-size hauler will be called the 2010 VW Robust in certain markets, but that's speculation as of now. What's also speculation is… » 4/22/08 12:35pm 4/22/08 12:35pm