Watch: Leno Drives a Very Silly Cop Car

In 1979 the German city of Wurzburg needed a police car and naturally they chose a car that made double-digit power. The most stereotypical car in Germany. Why the Polizei chose this car is hard to fathom (the Golf was out at this point) but…

Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Head to Nitro World Games

Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross is getting ready to enter the Nitro World Games this weekend. The event, held in Salt Lake City, is adding rallycross for the first time. The Nitro Rallycross competition won’t affect the Americas Rallycross standings, but that doesn’t mean that the drivers…

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL w/4Motion Review – Crossover Done Well

Many crossovers are really just tall wagons, and the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan looks the part. It has a boxy overall shape with angles and curves mixed in. Drop its ride height, and it’s a wagon. Fine. That’s sort of the point – crossovers promise the…

Stories from the Salt: Big Daddy’s Karmann Ghia

As you May have heard, VW set a very specific record with the brand new Jetta at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Kindly, VW offered to fly us out for the record attempt and while we were there we talked to some of the VW owners…

Porsche Invests in Augmented Reality Head up Displays

Porsche has invested in technology startup WayRay, which specializes in augmented reality head up displays for automobiles.  The German automaker is now a strategic lead investor in WayRay following the company’s Series C funding round, along with JVCKenwood and Hyundai. WayRay, which was founded by Russian…