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VW I.D. Buzz

Details Emerge about VW I.D. Buzz: Batteries in Floor for Flexibility

Torque News has learned more details about the upcoming Volkswagen I.D. Buzz electric vehicle. Planned for 2022, the Buzz owes much of its design to the iconic Volkswagen Microbus that generations of hippies, surfer dudes and others loved back in the 1960. The update, though, has size advantages when compared to two popular vehicles, the Honda Odyssey and Ford Explorer.
2017 VW Tiguan

Have You Wondered About the VW Tiguan Limited? Here Are Your Answers

Volkswagen has pulled back the curtains on the new Tiguan Limited that is soon to be introduced at dealers. The Limited is the former standard model. On VW's decision to sell the "long" Tiguan, the automaker decided that the old standard would remain in the lineuup with a new name, the Limited.
Beetle GRC

VW Andretti Driver Has Solid Weekend; Team Clinches the Maker’s Cup

The Volkswagen Andretti Global Rallycross team clinched its second-straight manufacturer's championship as Scott Speed had a sensational weekend behind the wheel. Speed took both series races Saturday and Sunday at Atlantic City's Bader Field where the race series setup quarters for the weekend.
Porsche Cayenne

Flipping Its Script, Volkswagen Plans Bonuses To Get Older Diesels Off Road

Volkswagen is doubling down on an incentive plan to get older diesel models off the road in Europe. Though the automaker has been reluctantly yielding ground to the idea of incentives, last week's German diesel car summit brought agreement from the three major diesel manufacturers in Germany to offer incentives to remove diesel vehicles that meet only Euro 1 to 4 air standards off the road.
VW Long Tiguan 2017

Why is VW dropping Touareg from its lineup? Slow sales and new models

After years of sluggish sales, Volkswagen has decided to kick the upscale, mid-sized crossover out of the lineup. Its replacements are already there, the three-row crossover Atlas and the long Tiguan, another three-row crossover. The current Tiguan, shown above, will remain as a sales partner to the long Tiguan, as the Tiguan Limited.
Beetle GRC

VW Andretti Beetles Sweep World Rallycross Racing in Indianapolis

The VW Andretti Global Rallycross team continued its winning ways with a 1-2 finish for drivers Scott Speed and Tanner Foust, pilots of the Beetles that took the event. The win helped VW to extend its lead for the manufactuer's championship while Speed regained sole possession of second place in driver points following first place Foust.
Volkswagen

Dieselgate News Continues As U.S. Issues International Arrest Warrants

Just when you thought you'd seen the last Dieselgate news story along comes another one. This time, though, it is just the culmination of a story that began in January where six execs and former managers were charged with conspiracy and violating environmental laws. Now, the U.S. has issued five international arrest warrants as it seeks five of the six charged. The sixth was arrested in the U.S. as he awaited a flight out, following a Florida vacation.
VW Beetle GRC

Adversity Doesn’t Keep VW Andretti Red Bull Drivers From Podium

Facing adversity Saturday that knocked one of its two entries out of the competition at the Ottawa Air and Space Museum, the VW Andretti Red Bull World Rallycross team still managed three podium finishes during a weekend of racing. On Sunday, the second day of a doubleheader, Tanner Foust and Scott Speed, the team's drivers had a 1-2 finish. Foust had a podium finish Saturday.
GRC Beetles

VW Andretti Team Looks For Good Results As Red Bull Rallycross Goes International

As the Red Bull Global Rallycross pulls into Ottawa for this weekend's proceedings, VW Andretti team drivers Scott Speed and Tanner Faust look to improve on their so-far successful season. At the moment, Speed is leading the championship point hunt, followed by Faust.

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