55,000 Atlases Recalled for Potential Child Seat Issue

There’s a lot of information out there about the VW Atlas, but one piece of information that’s been difficult to get a hold of is the width of child seat it can handle. That’s leading to a recall of 54,537 Atlases. According to the recall,…

What Happens if the I.D. R Has to Stop its Run Halfway and Recharge

There are a lot of things about running an electric race car that a team has to contend with, but one of the big ones, at least at Pikes Peak, is charging time. It may seem like, since it’s just an 8-minute run that has…

Volkswagen Vans Connected Them, But His Big Dick (and Her Potential Infidelity) Is Pushing Them Apart

… via a common interest group (Volkswagen vans) on Facebook. She lives … be. Surely there are other Volkswagen van enthusiasts in your area … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author: … via a common interest group (Volkswagen vans) on Facebook. She lives … be. Surely…

How Audi Wants to Squeeze Two Engines into One Block

Since the ’60s, there have been efforts to get turbine engines into cars, but it never seems to stick. Why? Well, among other things, they tend not to be very efficient at getting cars up to speed. Turbines would be great on the highway, but…

Ratty Rescue: $2,500 Calabasas GTI

Honestly, it would be unnecessary and unkind to call this 1985 1.8-liter GTI ratty, but there are a couple of things that qualify the car for this series. Despite looking pretty good, the GTI is showing signs of its age. The paint is, apparently, a…

New Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess testified in US

… chief executive of German carmaker Volkswagen, Herbert Diess, has reportedly had … . Was there a safe-passage agreement?Volkswagen Chief Executive Herbert Diess traveled … levied criminal charges against former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn, accusing him … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author: … chief executive…

48-Volts to Freedom: How VW’s New Mild Hybrid System Works

[This feature is part of an ongoing series of tech explainers. If there are any automotive technologies or cool features you’d like explained, let us know in the comments.] Last week, Volkswagen announced that it would be bringing a hybrid system to the next-generation Golf…