2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Announced As 2009 Green Car Of The Year

For all of you sitting on the edges of your seat waiting for the announcement of the 2009 Green Car of the Year » 11/20/08 12:30pm 11/20/08 12:30pm awarded by at the , you'll be happy to know it went to the . The Jetta TDI is a fuel economy monster registering 50 MPG returns while avoiding environmentally dubious battery packs and high gravity…

2009 VW Jetta TDI Achieves 58.82 MPG While Traveling Through Lower 48, …

To raise awareness of the high mileage it’s possible to achieve by driving sensibly in a sensible vehicle, John and Helen Taylor traversed the lower 48 states in a stock 2009 VW Jetta TDI » 9/30/08 3:00pm 9/30/08 3:00pm. Staying within 5 MPH of the posted speed limit, the couple used just 11 tanks of fuel on the trip resulting in an overall fuel…

Ten Cars With Better Fuel Economy Than A Toyota Camry Hybrid

The hybrid version » 9/23/08 2:30pm 9/23/08 2:30pm of the Toyota Camry is, behind the Toyota Prius, the best-selling hybrid in America, but there are at least ten other cars for sale this year that get better EPA-estimated mileage on the city, highway or combined cycles. Some are diesels, some are hybrids and some are just light-weight cars with…

2009 VW Jetta TDI Sedan, Sportwagen Eligible For $1,300 Federal Tax…

While no official announcement has been made by either VW or the Feds, word has it the new 2009 VW Jetta TDI will be eligible for a $1,300 alternative-fuel federal tax credit. A leaked dealer release also shows that the new Jetta oilburners will be EPA rated at 29 MPG city/40 MPG highway, but that Volkswagen got them… » 7/24/08 10:20am 7/24/08 10:20am

2009 Jetta TDI And Sportwagen TDI Pricing Announced, Just $23,590 To…

Volkswagen has finally announced the price for their pair of Diesel Jettas, with the regular TDI sedan and the Jetta SportWagen starting out at $21,990 and $23,590, respectively. When we reviewed the SportWagen we thought it was a fairly good value, especially the base SportWagen, which starts at $18,999. With a… » 6/18/08 5:00pm 6/18/08 5:00pm