Advertisement

Volkswagen News

 
Hot VW Golf GTD Diesel Confirmed For U.S. Sales, Debuts 2015

Hot VW Golf GTD Diesel Confirmed For U.S. Sales, Debuts 2015

Forbidden fruit no longer: Volkswagen's hottest diesel Golf, the GTD, looks like it's finally coming to the U.S. As Automotive News reports (via Autoblog), the German automaker sees the GTD as an important "halo product" for the rest of its diesel range. It's a diesel range getting more popular all... read more

July 3, 2013 by  - 3
 
2013 Volkswagen Passat TDI fuel economy world record attempt

Volkswagen Passat TDI Aims For 68 MPG On U.S. Road Trip

Volkswagen's 2013 Passat TDI is the most efficient diesel vehicle currently on sale. Its EPA-rated figures of 31 mpg city, 43 highway and 35 combined put it above a throng of... read more June 11, 2013 by  8


 
'Diesel fuel only' caution on Audi Q7 TDI

VW To Help Prevent Diesel Misfueling With Dealer Retrofit

It's ironic that one of the best characteristics of modern diesels is also their downfall, for many owners. New diesels are so refined, and some owners so unused to filling... read more May 22, 2013 by  7


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf, at 2013 New York Auto Show

2015 VW Golf Sheds Even More Weight With Optional Carbon Roof

Volkswagen has made large strides in most areas with the 2015 Golf, but largest of all is the car's weight reduction. Some models are over 200 pounds lighter than their... read more May 7, 2013 by  1


 
2014 Volkswagen e-Up electric minicar

VW Talks Future Tech: Plug-Ins, Natural Gas, 10-Speed Transmissions

Volkswagen chairman Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn covered virtually every area of green technology in his talk at the recent Vienna Motor Symposium. Plug-in cars, natural gas... read more April 29, 2013 by  6


 
Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe concept

Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe Concept: Plug-In Hybrid At Shanghai Auto Show

Volkswagen has hinted at the direction of its future SUVs--and their powertrains--by unveiling the CrossBlue Coupe Concept at the Shanghai Auto Show. As is increasingly... read more April 19, 2013 by  3


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf, at 2013 New York Auto Show

2015 Volkswagen Golf And GTI Unveiled At New York Auto Show

Officially unveiled today at the 2013 New York Auto Show, the 2015 Volkswagen Golf is the all-new seventh generation of VW's best-known and highest-volume global car. The... read more March 27, 2013 by  1


 
2014 Volkswagen XL1, 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen XL1's Technology Will Filter Down To Other VWs

As the Geneva Motor Show finally closes its doors to the public, many will go home lusting after the LaFerrari or McLaren's P1 hypercars. For others though, the show's... read more March 18, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Golf (European spec)

2015 Volkswagen Golf For U.S.: Preview Of New York Auto Show

The latest seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf hatchback was formally launched last fall at the Paris Motor Show. It's now on sale in Germany, but the models to be sold in the... read more March 12, 2013 by  3


 
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

Forget Freon: VW Will Use CO2 As Air-Conditioning Refrigerant

One of the prices we pay for discovering new, daily life-enhancing technologies, is occasionally inventing something that turns out to be less than ideal from an... read more March 12, 2013 by  3


 
Volkswagen e-Co-Motion electric van concept, 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen e-Co-Motion: Electric Delivery Van At Geneva Motor Show

Electric delivery vans are a relatively unexplored area of the market, yet they make a surprising amount of sense. In many cases, a delivery vehicle will cover relatively... read more March 8, 2013 by  3


 
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid: Quick Gas-Mileage Test

The 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid is VW's second hybrid model, and the first hybrid sedan we've had in the U.S. market from the German automaker. It's also interesting because... read more March 6, 2013 by  11


 
2014 Volkswagen XL1, 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen Wants 60 MPG Fleet Average In Europe By 2020

The Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) target of 54.5 mpg by 2025 has caused cheers from some people, and jeers from others. In reality, that target won't be as difficult... read more March 6, 2013 by  1


 
Volkswagen Golf TDI BlueMotion

Volkswagen Golf BlueMotion: 70 MPG Hatchback... U.S. Won't Get

If you were to associate Volkswagen with one particular fuel-efficient technology, it'd probably be diesel. VW's range of diesels is expanding in the U.S, but it's massive in... read more March 5, 2013 by  25


 
Volkswagen up! first drive photos

Volkswagen Up Minicar To Get XL1's Ultra-Frugal Drivetrain?

The Volkswagen Up is one of our favorite 'forbidden fruit' cars. Sold in Europe, it's a rival to vehicles like the Chevrolet Spark in the 'A' segment. It's lightweight... read more February 25, 2013 by  2


 
Volkswagen XL1 plug-in diesel hybrid

261 MPG Volkswagen XL1 Production Confirmed, Debuts Geneva

Volkswagen has toyed with the idea of cigar-shaped ultra-eco cars for some time now, but a production car is finally on the way. The Volkswagen XL1 is a plug-in diesel hybrid... read more February 21, 2013 by  26


 
Advertisement

Find Green Cars

Go!
Advertisement

 
 

 
© 2014 Green Car Reports. All Rights Reserved. Green Car Reports is published by High Gear Media. Send us feedback. Stock photography by Homestar, LLC.