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Best Used Green Car To Buy: Volkswagen Jetta TDI

Best Used Green Car To Buy: Volkswagen Jetta TDI

Last week we started a series of the Five Best Used Green Cars To Buy. We've already looked at two of the best-known green cars, the 2004-2009 Toyota Prius and the 2006-2011 Honda Civic Hybrid. Now it's the turn of a car known for its fuel, rather than its drivetrain--the Volkswagen Jetta TDI... read more

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2010 Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen’s New Engine Turns Off Cylinders To Save You Gas

You may not know this, but internal combustion engines are only efficient during a tiny part of their total operating range. And that means when driving at lower speeds when... read more March 9, 2012 by  3


 
2012 Volkswagen Cross Coupe TDI plug-in hybrid concept

Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept: 130 MPG SUV Due At Geneva

While some carmakers go down the entirely electric route and others explore different branches of hybrid technology, Volkswagen is best known for its efforts with turbodiesel... read more March 5, 2012 by  1


 
Volkswagen Golf Blue e-Motion

Volkswagen Plugs In, Starts eGolf Test Fleet In California

On Friday last week, Volkswagen officially marked the start of its U.S. electric car test program by shipping an all-electric Golf to its Electronic Research Laboratory in... read more February 27, 2012 by 


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf R

Smaller Engine Watch: VW 1.4 Turbo To Replace 2.5 Five In U.S.?

We've been saying for a long time that one way carmakers will meet new, tougher gas-mileage rules is to make their engines smaller but more efficient. Ford's EcoBoost lineup... read more February 27, 2012 by  2


 
2014 Volkswagen Golf blue-e-motion prototype – Copyright High Gear Media

2015 VW Golf Plug-in Hybrid To Debut At 2012 Paris Motor Show

Back in the 1980s, Volkswagen worked on producing both fully-electric and plug-in hybrid versions of its Mk II Rabbit -- also known as the Mk II VW Golf. It’s been no... read more February 10, 2012 by  1


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI, Chicago Auto Show, Feb 2012

2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI: Live Gallery From Chicago Auto Show

While Volkswagen didn't host a press conference to launch its new diesel Beetle, the carmaker put the 2013 Beetle TDI on display at the Chicago Auto Show in its first U.S... read more February 8, 2012 by 


 
2013 Volkswagen Beetle TDI

Volkswagen Beetle TDI Clean Diesel Due At Chicago Auto Show

It's been six years since the last Volkswagen Beetle TDI was on sale in North America, but Volkswagen has now announced a brand new model. Due to be launched at the 2012... read more February 2, 2012 by 


 
Volkswagen Up five-door

Volkswagen Up Five-Door Minicar: Forbidden Fruit

The regular Volkswagen Up minicar, revealed in full at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, is already a favorite "forbidden fruit" of ours. What's not to like? It's a well-built... read more January 25, 2012 by  1


 
2012 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo – Copyright High Gear Media

2013 VW Beetle TDI Diesel To Launch At Chicago Auto Show

At last week’s Detroit Auto Show, we got our first glimpse of what an all-electric Volkswagen Beetle could look like thanks to VW’s e-Bugster concept car. At next... read more January 20, 2012 by  1


 
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid: 2012 Detroit Auto Show Video

Volkswagen has for many years pushed clean-diesel TDI options to car buyers interested in better fuel-efficiency, with the Touareg Hybrid given a very small second stage. But... read more January 13, 2012 by  5


 
Volkswagen E-Bugster Concept electric two-seat coupe, 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen E-Bugster Electric Concept: Detroit Auto Show Details

It wouldn't be an auto show without concept cars, and the Detroit Auto Show this year has its share. From Volkswagen comes a new take on a familiar shape: the Volkswagen... read more January 9, 2012 by  5


 
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Debuts At Detroit Auto Show

While Volkswagen has been selling its large Touareg Hybrid sport-utility vehicle for a couple of years now, most VW buyers still have no idea the company offers hybrid... read more January 9, 2012 by  1


 
2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid, Electric Concept At Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen is on a roll in the States these days, with sales of its redesigned Jetta sedan and its all-new mid-size 2012 Passat surging. The only mass-market German automaker... read more December 14, 2011 by  1


 
Greenpeace Stormtroopers protest against VW

What Do Greenpeace, Star Wars And Volkswagen Have In Common?

You'll no doubt have heard of Greenpeace. The high-profile, occasionally militant green organization very much believes in action over words when it comes to coercing... read more December 12, 2011 by  2


 
Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept

Volkswagen Unveils Plug-in Hybrid SUV Concept: 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

Unsurprisingly, the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show has been dominated by Japanese automakers showing off their latest green car technology and futuristic concepts on home turf. But... read more December 1, 2011 by  2


 
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