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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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NewsPrepare to See the “New Volkswagen”… with a Fresh New Logo
As you know, a new era at Volkswagen will debut when the German automaker hosts the world premiere of the ID.3 at the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show on September 10. This car is the first in a series of next-generation, long-range electric vehicles to be sold by Volkswagen in the …
NewsThe Most Appealing Brands and Models in 2019 According to J.D. Power
J.D. Power today released its 2019 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study and found out that customers are increasingly satisfied with their new vehicles, mostly due to improvements in infotainment systems and increased availability of advanced driver-assist technologies. The study measures owners’ emotional attachment and level of excitement with …
ElectricFord and Volkswagen Team up on EVs and Autonomous Cars, Too
Earlier this year, Ford and Volkswagen announced that they would join forces to develop commercial vans and medium pickups for key global markets starting in 2022. Following another round of discussions, the two automakers today said they will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles while also investing in Pittsburgh-based …
NewsOn 4th of July, Here are 4 Foreign Vehicles Made by and for Americans
After we posted the Top 10 vehicles that scream “USA” last year, we thought we’d do something a little different this year to mark the national holiday of Americans. In order to appeal to more people and increase their market share in the world’s biggest economy, some automakers from Europe …
BuzzMeet the “Million Dollar Scirocco”
Remember the Volkswagen Scirocco? Sales of this Golf-based, three-door hatchback ended in Canada in 1989, and we never got the third and final generation (2008-2017) because the company feared it could negatively affect the Golf GTI. Also, the increasing gap between the U.S. dollar and the Euro made the Scirocco’s …
NewsVolkswagen Tarek: This Small SUV is Likely Coming to Canada
Volkswagen could soon announce the addition of a small new SUV in North America. The information, which comes just a few days after a report indicating that the Golf SportWagen and Alltrack won’t be back on our continent, surfaced from a product presentation by Volkswagen in Argentina. One of the …
ElectricVolkswagen’s Next-gen EVs to Start with “ID.3”
As you’re well aware by now, Volkswagen is about to move on from Dieselgate in a big way by launching almost 70 new electric models within the next ten years. These will be led by the new ID. family, a name that stands for “Intelligent Design.” Today, we’ve found out …
NewsVW Golf Now Fighting for its Life in North America
Is there another car on the way out? During the weekend, Motor1 dropped a little bombshell by reporting that the base Volkswagen Golf will not return to the U.S. Actually, the website was told by a high-ranking VW employee in California that the eighth generation of the popular German hatchback, …

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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 …