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2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen TDI "S"

Volkswagen chose to switch gears in recent years, changing their little station wagon offering from a Jetta to a Golf.  The Golf Sportswagen was the subject of my most recent test, specifically the Golf SportWagen TDI S model.   489 more words


BMW, Mercedes, and Volkswagen's Audi to buy Nokia's HERE maps

”German carmakers BMW, and Mercedes, will pay around 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion) to buy Nokia’s maps business, beating out high-tech rivals for location services seen as key to the future of self-driving cars,” Edward Taylor and Eric Auchard report for Reuters. 262 more words


In the mood for a Golf R? Let the funky lighting show you the way

It’s called mood lighting. I still think Range Rover do it best – flashing a circle of light from underneath the door mirror onto the ground when you click the key fob. 121 more words


9 Tips for Millennial Car-Buyers

Buying a car is fucking terrifying. Especially if you’re a twenty-something retail employee who, instead of building a savings account, spent $500 this month on beer, cigarettes, brunch, and some molly (hey, it was your birthday!) There are countless stress-inducing factors that require your attention before (and, usually during) car ownership — including, but not limited to: down-payment, enduring the stereotypical pushy salesman, vehicular body-repair (because let’s face it…living in a big city like ice-princess Chicago or hilly-ass San Francisco entitles you to dings and dents no matter how careful you are), and so on. 1,198 more words

Richard Corriere's Car Buyer Insider: Car buying sites don't show the lowest price.Buy a new car cheap for $2,500 in India... and get buried in it

Richard Corriere’s Car Buyer Insider:  Car buying sites don’t show the lowest price.Buy a new car cheap for $2,500 in India… and get buried in it… 410 more words

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Volkswagen adds luxury safety tech for 2016

Previously only available on Audi and Porsche models in the US, a range of high-end driver assistance features will be offered on most Volkswagen models for 2016. 170 more words