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Spotlight on2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport to be Unveiled This Week
The Car Guide is heading to Chattanooga, Tennessee for the unveiling of Volkswagen’s new midsize SUV. The Atlas Cross Sport is the five-passenger version of the Atlas, which can seat six or seven people. Remember, the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept was revealed at the 2018 New York Auto Show, …
Test Drives2019 Volkswagen Jetta: For the Drive
For car shoppers on a budget who want some driving excitement, the choices are getting more and more limited as time goes by. Good thing there are still a couple of manufacturers that cater to their needs. While the Volkswagen Golf is a prime example of what a fun-to-drive car …
First DrivesVolkswagen ID. Buggy Concept: Driving an Electric Dune Buggy
MONTEREY, California— As part of the festivities surrounding the 2019 Monterey Car Week, Volkswagen gave us the incredible opportunity to test drive its new, zero-emission ID. Buggy, which initially made its debut at the Geneva Auto Show in March. This one-off concept was hand-built by a small team of 30 …
Special EventsGoodbye Volkswagen Beetle, Hello Future
Nearly everybody has a Volkswagen Beetle story to tell. A survey has never been done to our knowledge in Canada, but we’re quite convinced that a the very least, a third of us have an uncle, a parent or someone close that can tell you about their experience with the …
First Drives2019 Volkswagen Arteon: The Rebirth of the Sedan?
For the average Joe, art essentially comes down to one question: do you like what you see or not? Historians, meanwhile, can spend countless hours analyzing creations and developing complex theories to explain their origins and meaning. After a hiatus of several years, Volkswagen has finally hit the market with …

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NewsEight-gen Volkswagen Golf Accidentally Revealed Before its Debut
Pictures of what appears to be the eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf have just been posted on the Facebook page of VW fans in Czech Republic, one week before its official debut. From the looks of it, the shots were taken at the German automaker’s plant that manufactures the Golf. We’ve seen …
New Models2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport: Tag Team
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee – As North-American consumers are scooping up SUVs like crazy, it only makes sense for a manufacturer to offer as many as possible and cover as many segments it can. Volkswagen currently has two utility vehicles in its Canadian and U.S. model lineup, but a third one will …
NewsNew Volkswagen Golf World Premiere Date is Announced
While the fully electric Volkswagen ID.3 unveiled in Frankfurt marks the debut of a new era at the German automaker, the iconic Golf remains a critically important product. Even in North America, where SUVs have become the undisputed market leaders, this compact hatchback is still popular, especially in Canada. Yes, …
ElectricVolkswagen ID.3 May Come to Canada After all
Following the world premiere of the Volkswagen ID.3 at the Frankfurt Auto Show earlier this month, many electric-car fans in Canada were no doubt disappointed to learn that the German manufacturer had no plans to sell it in North America. Over here, customers will first discover Volkswagen’s next-generation, long-range electric …
FrankfurtVolkswagen Unveils New Logo and Brand Image, Teases ID.4
The 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show not only marks the debut of the Volkswagen ID.3 , the first in a series of next-generation electric vehicles to be sold by the German automaker, but also the launch of the “New Volkswagen.” New logo, new image, new voice, new philosophy—it’s a major transformation …
FrankfurtVolkswagen’s Electric Future is Now: Meet the ID.3
As promised, Volkswagen kicked off the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show with the world premiere of its next-generation electric car. The ID.3 marks the debut of another era for the German automaker, which seized the opportunity to also launch a new logo and brand image. Like all future members of the …
Recalls117,000 Volkswagen Cars Recalled for Shifter Glitch
Volkswagen is announcing a recall on 117,306 cars in Canada due to a unique problem with the transmission. According to the technical description, a build-up of silicate on the shift lever switch could cause the transmission to detect that it is in the Park position when it actually isn't. Consequently, …
NewsEighth-generation VW Golf Goes Full Zebra Before its Big Debut
The world premiere of the eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf will take place this fall and the automaker today released a picture that should whet the appetite of fans of the popular compact car. The black and white camouflage may look more like a fat zebra on four wheels than an actual …

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Geneva
Volkswagen ID. Buggy
Barely four metres long and slightly less than two metres wide, the I.D. Buggy concept is a cute nod to the good old dune buggies that were powered by Volkswagen Beetle engines. As was the case then, it comes standard with rear-wheel drive. However, an AWD system could be fitted …
Motoring TV
2019 Volkswagen Jetta - Motoring TV
We keep hearing cars are history, but the Jetta is turning 40 and VW is convinced it just keeps getting better, especiaaly now that the Jetta shares the same platform as its cool sibling the Golf. We got our first drive at the North American launch. For more stories about …
2000
Motoring TV 2000 Episode 20
Drive 55 seniors refresher driving course 2001 Lexus IS300 Jaguar F-Type steering wheel can alert you to tire or brake issues 2000 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4Motion air filters Jim Kenzie on senior citizens behind the wheel.
Motoring TV
Test Drive: The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas
"It is an imposing piece that is both eye catching and functional" So says Graeme about the new Atlas, as Volkswagen hopes to get a piece of the ever growing lucrative crossover market in North America. For more stories about the Volkswagen Atlas, hit the link - https://www.guideautoweb.com/en/makes/volkswagen/atlas/2018/ To watch …
2003
Motoring TV 2003 Episode 25
Cameron Hood and 1987 Volvo 2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6 parking on steep incline Doggie K9 do's and don'ts of washing your engine SLP joins Ford Jim Kenzie on the popularity of drive thrus.
2004
Motoring TV 2004 Episode 2
Mitsubishi Galant 2004 Volkswagen Toureg Porsche 911 Turbo diagnosing brake wear cell phones and gas stations don't mix …