2012 Volkswagen Golf TDI Clean Diesel
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 month’s Chicago Auto Show, Volkswagen will unveil another green-minded Beetle, but this time we won’t be seeing a concept car. Instead, we’ll be witnessing the return of the oil-burning TDI engine to VW’s retro-styled compact. The keen reader may note that Volkswagen has sold diesel engines for the Beetle before. And they’d be right. In fact, since the New Beetle was first launched in 1998...
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 Rabbit was still one of the most fuel-efficient classic cars you could buy. Its direct descendant -- the 2012 VW Golf TDI Clean...Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield