Volkswagen is Killing Off Sedans, Too: Yes, the time has come to announce the next automaker's demise of internal combustion sedans in the U.S. market. This time it isn't another domestic, however. Volkswagen is reportedly ceasing production of the Jetta and the Arteon at the end of their current life cycles. The Arteon was never the hot seller, as competitors like the Kia … [Read more...] about Volkswagen is Killing Off Sedans, Too.
Next-Generation Volkswagen Tiguan Spied for the First Time: Looking like a baby Bentley Bentayga in the side profile, the 2024 or 2025 Volkswagen Tiguan has been caught by spy photographers in Germany wearing its production-intent design for the first time. Previous reports claimed the Tiguan would be shedding its more upright and plain shape for a more relaxed and sporty … [Read more...] about Next-Generation Volkswagen Tiguan Spied for the First Time
Next-Generation Volkswagen Golf in Jeopardy: new reports claim that Volkswagen is on the fence in regards to its decision to develop a next-generation Golf hatchback/wagon. As car companies' efforts to becomes leaders in the EV space accelerate, their focus on internal-combustion engine development reduces. VW wants to be the largest carmaker in the world AND beat Tesla as the … [Read more...] about Next-Generation Volkswagen Golf in Jeopardy
Volkswagen ID.4 Production in Tennessee: The ID.4 is the first model in VW's all-electric 'ID' lineup that has made it to the United States. We know the next model will be the long-awaited ID. Buzz minivan inspired by the cool VW van from the 70's. Today, however, we are still focusing on the former, as it finally begins production at the Chattanooga, Tennessee plant. This is … [Read more...] about American-Made Volkswagen ID.4 Enters Production
Volkswagen Unveils ID Sedan Concept: Previewing the Passat's electric successor, the ID. AERO is a four door mid-size sedan that follows the ID.4 and ID. BUZZ in VW's U.S. electric portfolio. However, this is expected to go on sale before the ID. Buzz because it was designed and engineered for our market as well as China's, unlike the 'BUZZ. As such, you'll notice the sedan's … [Read more...] about Volkswagen Unveils ID Sedan Concept
Volkswagen will reincarnate Scout as a new EV-only brand. They have gone and done what Ford once tried but failed to do – acquire the Scout name from International Harvester. The International Harvester Scout was an American-born 4x4 SUV similar in execution to the Jeep Wrangler. Its various generations and versions lived from 1960 to 1980. Back in September of 2021, MotorTrend … [Read more...] about Volkswagen will Reincarnate Scout as a New EV Brand
News Desk 2023 BMW 7 Series and i7 revealed, M models, too. The 2023 BMW 7 Series and electric i7 counterpart have been fully revealed, finally. The former will be available in the U.S. initially with a mild-hybrid turbo inline 6-cylinder (740i), a plug-in hybrid turbo inline 6-cylinder (750e), and a mild-hybrid turbo V8 (760i), but no more V12. There is also a more … [Read more...] about News Desk [April 20th, 2022]
The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 is the first all-electric model on the brand’s MEB platform, which was developed specifically for EVs. Volkswagen also wants you to look at this model as an alternative to the Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V. As a result, it looks like your typical compact crossover. It’s got an upright greenhouse to maximize interior space. However, you won’t mistake the … [Read more...] about 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Review: Is This the New Age Beetle?
The 2022 Volkswagen Taos is the latest entry into the growing subcompact crossover segment. However, it's larger than you think because the Taos is sized more like Subaru Crosstrek rather than a Hyundai Kona. Think of it as a miniaturized Tiguan because it's shorter in length but has a similar width to crossovers a size above it. The family resemblance to the rest of the … [Read more...] about 2022 Volkswagen Taos First Drive: Is This a Mini Tiguan?!
This week saw several important news items but we've also got some forbidden fruit for you wagon lovers out there. News from Germany kicks off with the reveal of the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan. The brand's most popular model gets a significant refresh sporting a heavily revised front fascia complete with a new grille and reshaped headlights. Volkswagen's IQ Drive suite of driver … [Read more...] about Week in Review: May 9 to 15 News Highlights