Engine Computer Hackers Show You How To Disable The VW Golf R's…

All the vitriol that issued forth from the Automobile Mag guys who tried out the Volkswagen Golf R on the track seems to be for naught; mostly. A Volkswagen/computer nerd managed to crack the car's troublesome ESP-on-constantly program in the engine computer and disable it. » 12/03/12 5:40pm 12/03/12 5:40pm

You Can Get A Herbie-Themed Volkswagen Beetle... If You Live In Spain

Of course there's going to be a New New Beetle dressed up to look like Herbie, the car from Disney's 1968 classic film. It's too easy not to do. Draw on red and blue stripes, slap a number 53 on the hood and voila! New New Herbie. » 11/06/12 9:30am 11/06/12 9:30am

How A 22-Year-Old Woman Learned How To Fix Cars By Driving A '72 VW…

At 22 years old, Morgan Johnson knows the ins and outs of a few things. She's lived in Oregon, Montana and Colorado, and she's done everything from selling vacuum cleaners to managing a King Soopers grocery store for a few years. » 9/07/12 4:00pm 9/07/12 4:00pm

Livesketching With Influential Car Designer J Mays

J. Mays is the Chief Creative Officer for Ford, and is the man behind Ford's current resurgence as a design innovator. Mays has been a major force in the world of auto design for many years, creating such modern icons as the new Mustang, the Audi TT, and updating the iconic Beetle to the New Beetle, starting an… » 8/29/12 3:00pm 8/29/12 3:00pm