Forum Friday: “Lots Of Wires” Build

For this Forum Friday, we’re looking at a build posted by user edconline on VWvortex.com. The build is for a 2018 Volkswagen Golf R MK7.5 in indium grey metallic with DSG with DAP and Pretorias. He called his thread Ed’s MK7.5 “Lots of Wires” Build…

Audi Says Goodbye to Manual A4 with Ultra Limited Ultrasport Package

We were saddened to learn that Audi will no longer be offering the A4 (nor the A5) in manual, but the brand has at least decided on a fitting farewell for it. The last 40 A4 manuals in America will all be identical and will…

Now We Know That it Can Be Done, All That Remains to See is Why

The ‘80s were a special time. Years of VW making cheap, affordable cars meant that there was a glut of air-cooled VWs just lying around and a taste for hair metal meant that there were few limits on the definition of taste. So why not…

Volkswagen Group Reports 10.6 Percent Sales Growth in July

July was a good month for the Volkswagen group. Customer deliveries were up 10.6 percent to nearly 910,000 vehicles. That has helped to push the automaker to a 7.5 percent gain for the year overall compared with 2017. The biggest gains were in Europe, where…

Six original tattoo flash art sheets attributed to Charlie Wagner and Sam O’Reilly bring a combined $41,375 at auction

The early American original tattoo flash art sheets were astounding representations of American history, folk and outsider art. Ripley Auctions held the sale. INDIANAPOLIS, IN, UNITED STATES, August 8, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ — INDIANAPOLIS, … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author: The early American original tattoo flash…

Americans Might Get to Drive the Amarok After All (Sorta)

Remember when Ford and Volkswagen signed a development deal in June and we were all crossing our fingers for a pickup? Well, it could kind of be happening. Australia’s GoAuto reports that VW’s Australian managing director, Michael Bartsch, thinks an Amarok-Ranger tie-up is the only logical…

Volkswagen T-Cross Coming Next Year. Not so Fast, US and Canada

Volkswagen is bringing the T-Cross tiny crossover to the world, but not if you’re in the US or Canada. The T-Cross, and we’re going to have to assume the name really does mean “tiny crossover,” is based on the VW MQB A0 platform. That’s the…

Watch: Bugatti Driver Beats on Veyron Grand Vitesse Like it Owes Him Money

The Bugatti, for all its horsepower and cylinders, is probably one of the slowest cars on the planet. If there were some way to measure the speeds that vehicles actually achieve, it—and all supercars—would all rate very low on the list. That’s because they’re bought…

Find Of The Day: This Mk2.8 Jetta is a Wookie-Powered Wonder

We’re moving things around this week by putting Find Of The Day up at the start of the week. Today’s car is begging for long summer drives. If you’re in the market for a new ride, this 1992 Jetta GLI VR6 should find its way…

Volkswagen Group will pay another $1.2 billion in Germany over diesel scandal

… ago after regulators discovered that Volkswagen diesel vehicles were emitting significantly … ” by the public prosecutor. Volkswagen Group has already paid considerable … time, and in December 2017 Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt was sentenced … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author: … ago after…