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2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Debuts At Detroit Auto Show

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 vehicles. That's about to change, with the introduction of the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid at the Detroit Auto Show. The Jetta... read more

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2012 Volkswagen Passat

2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI: GreenCarReports Best Car To Buy 2012 Nominee

Hybrids and, more recently, plug-in cars seem to have gotten all the green ink lately, leaving fans of fuel-sipping clean diesels out in the cold. Four makers sell diesel... read more November 27, 2011 by  1


 
2012 Volkswagen Up record attempt

High MPG Meets 16 Passengers In Latest Volkswagen Publicity Stunt

Producing a vehicle that can accommodate a high number of passengers whilst retaining great gas mileage is becoming a much-prized target in the automakers, with increasingly... read more October 28, 2011 by  0


 
Volkswagen buggy up! Concept

Sixties Surf Style, 21st-Century Green: VW Buggy Up Concept

Back in in the Swinging Sixties, a small, light, fiberglass car was making a big splash up and down the West coast. That car was the Meyers Manx buggy, a Volkswagen... read more September 29, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDI

2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Clean Diesel: 5 Things You Need To Know

Volkswagen is one of the few automakers to have consistently produced diesel-powered cars for the U.S. market. In fact, we told you last week that a 1974-1983 diesel VW... read more September 26, 2011 by  19


 
Tiny Darth Vader uses the force on a 2012 Volkswagen Passat

VW Ditches Darth Vader, Goes All Yoda With 2013 Jetta Hybrid

If you remember Volkswagen’s Super Bowl advert from earlier this year involving a pint-sized Darth Vader, its 2011 Passat had a particular affinity with the dark side... read more September 21, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Mercedes-Benz ML350 BlueTec

Diesel: The Dark-Horse Contender For Cleaner, Greener Cars?

Though about half the new cars sold in Europe are diesels, the technology has never had much traction in the United States, partly because much stricter U.S. clean air... read more September 19, 2011 by  17


 
2011 Volkswagen Nils concept live photos, 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

Volkswagen Nils Electric Car Concept: Frankfurt Live Photos

Two weeks ago we brought you images of the Volkswagen Nils electric car concept to be revealed at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. The car has now been unveiled and Green Car... read more September 14, 2011 by  1


 
Volkswagen Cross-up! five door live photos, 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

2011 Frankfurt Auto Show: 2012 Volkswagen Up Family Gallery

Volkswagen has been working hard on the Up minicar since it first debuted at the 2007 Frankfurt Auto Show, but it has finally unveiled the production version of its... read more September 13, 2011 by  0


 
Volkswagen up! production version

Compact, Fuel-Efficient Cars Grab Frankfurt Spotlight

Auto shows used to be about outdoing the competition with bigger, flashier and more powerful offerings. These days, auto shows are still about one-upping your... read more September 12, 2011 by  0


 
Volkswagen Beetle

Want a Retro Electric Car? Firm Plans All-Electric VW Beetle

When El Rey -- the final Volkswagen Type 1 Beetle to ever be made -- rolled off the Mexican production line on July 30, 2003, many Volkswagen fans around the world mourned... read more September 9, 2011 by  11


 
2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Brings Fuel Shut-Off To The Four Cylinder Engine

Cylinder deactivation isn’t a new idea; the technology was first implemented (with only moderate success) in the days following World War II. Over the past ten years... read more September 3, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Volkswagen Nils single-seat electric car concept

2011 Frankfurt Auto Show Preview: VW Nils Electric Concept (BREAKING)

Two weeks ago, we heard a rumor that German automaker Volkswagen was planning on unveiling an all-electric single-seat urban car at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. A few days... read more September 1, 2011 by  2


 
John and Helen Taylor depart on the Smarter Driving Tour. Image: Shell

Aussie Hypermiling Couple Hit 64mpg In 2011 Chevy Cruze Eco

You might remember a few weeks ago we brought you news of Australian couple John and Helen Taylor. Rather than enjoying the usual trappings of tourism, the Taylors wanted to... read more August 26, 2011 by  2


 
Volkswagen XL1 Concept

Will VW Unveil An Electric Single-Seat Urban Car In Frankfurt?

We’re just a few weeks away from the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, and already know about some of the electric and plug-in cars that are due to be unveiled there. But a... read more August 22, 2011 by  0


 
Volkswagen up! production version

Volkswagen Up Minicar Revealed, 3-Cylinder Engines, 56 MPG

Volkswagen has been teasing us with concept versions of its Up minicar since the Frankfurt Auto Show in 2007, but finally the production version has been revealed and will... read more August 21, 2011 by  7


 
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