2009 Volkswagen GTI Drops In On Paris, Brings Two Extra Doors

We finally have live shots of the pre-revealed » 10/02/08 1:46pm 10/02/08 1:46pm and, not surprisingly, it looks like a with a bit more edge. This time we get to see the two extra doors for the five-door GTI, which looks rather fetching in hot red. The lower, wider air dam and the red trim are clear indicators that this hatch means business.…

C&D Wants To Know How Much Fun You Can Have For $25,000

Car und Driver » 8/20/08 2:00pm 8/20/08 2:00pm gave its staff a theoretical budget of $25,000 and asked a question many of us have posited to ourselves: What's the most entertaining vehicle I can get with my money? As would be expected when asking a group of car enthusiasts such a subjective — and emotional — question, the answers were all over the…

Volkswagen Tiguan To Be Marketed As The Compact SUV 'GTI' Instead Of…

The Volkswagen Tiguan is headed this way to compete in the highly competitive Compact SUV segment, which includes the likes of the Honda CR-V, RAV4 and Ford Escape. The sharp-looking SUV has a lot going for it, including the beloved turbocharged 2.0-Liter fourbanger found in a wide range of Audi and VW products.… » 5/19/08 1:40pm 5/19/08 1:40pm

VW Golf TDI Hybrid Combines Best Of Both Worlds

Nowadays it's easy to forget that diesel is good for more than just massive torque. Remember? Diesels get great fuel economy too. And in case you're not impressed by a 'normal' diesel like the Euro-spec Honda Civic, VW has decided to make a diesel hybrid. VW has combined a turbocharged 75 HP 3-cylinder diesel, a 27 HP… » 3/03/08 11:20am 3/03/08 11:20am