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2018.5 Volkswagen Tiguan Review By Thom Cannell

2018.5 Volkswagen Tiguan Review By Thom Cannell

Volkswagen has listened to customers, particularly those who wanted a smaller, do-everything crossover with more space for family, gear, or both. Tiguan, once an even more-compact crossover, is now longer, and offers third-row seating, which is a North American exclusive. ... Continue reading

Letter From Europe; Thumbs-Up Durango, VW GTI, Terrain; Thumbs-Down Brand Snobbery

Letter From Europe; Thumbs-Up Durango, VW GTI, Terrain; Thumbs-Down Brand Snobbery

Snobbery is a funny old business which I have never been able to figure out. I am talking about cars if course. ... Continue reading

Autotrader Names 10 Hottest SUVs for Summer 2018

Autotrader Names 10 Hottest SUVs for Summer 2018

Autotrader editors put together its list of the 10 hottest SUVs for the summer of 2018. These fun, practical vehicles are the 10 most-searched new, used, and certified pre-owned utility vehicles on Autotrader. "Utility tops the must-have list for today's car shopper, which is why SUV sales continue to set records among ... Continue reading

2018 New Car Reviews And 2018 New Truck Reviews

2018 New Car Reviews And 2018 New Truck Reviews

2018 New Car Reviews and 2018 New Truck Reviews, Professional reviews only ... Continue reading

Trump On EU Auto Tariffs, I Just Want Fairness For Americans

Trump On EU Auto Tariffs, I Just Want Fairness For Americans

Trump: U.S. Will Restrict EU Cars Without 'Good Faith' Trade Talks President Donald Trump warned the European Union on Thursday that the United States would act to restrict entry for European light vehicles if the bloc failed to treat America fairly on trade. "And if they don't negotiate in good faith we'll do somethin ... Continue reading

My Car Does What? See Latest Advanced Driver Assistance Technology Features On Your New Car - What They Are And How They Work

My Car Does What? See Latest Advanced Driver Assistance Technology Features On Your New Car - What They Are And How They Work

Learn About Future Safety Features all manufacturers will have in new cars by 2022.‚Äč Safety Features Back-up Camera Anti-Lock Braking System Blind Spot Monitor Automatic Emergency Braking Lane Departure Warning Tire Pressure Monitoring System Adaptive Cruise Control Adaptive Headlights Automatic Parallel Parking Auto ... Continue reading

NHTSA Recall Roundup: Mazda, Volkswagen, Newmar, Thor, Thomas Built, Glaval, More

NHTSA Recall Roundup: Mazda, Volkswagen, Newmar, Thor, Thomas Built, Glaval, More

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2018 VOLKSWAGEN ATLAS REVIEW AND ROAD TRIP BY STEVE PURDY

NEW CAR REVIEW: 2018 VOLKSWAGEN ATLAS REVIEW AND ROAD TRIP BY STEVE PURDY

Atlas is VW’s first foray into the popular 7-passenger CUV market dominated by the GM competitors (Buick Enclave and Chevy Traverse), Nissan Pathfinder, Ford Explorer and many, many others. Most are categorized as mid-size but often feel more full-size. Just about every manufacturer, both luxury and mainstream, compe ... Continue reading

Volkswagen Receives The Plus X Award as "Most Innovative Brand" For The Third Time in 2018

Volkswagen Receives The Plus X Award as "Most Innovative Brand" For The Third Time in 2018

Volkswagen is continuously setting new standards in product design at a world-class level. This is why the Wolfsburg-based company has received the Plus X Award as “Most Innovative Brand” for the third year in a row. ... Continue reading

AIADA: What Is An American Car?

AIADA: What Is An American Car?

Explore the map to learn more about the international nameplate vehicles, plants, and people that are contributing to our country's economic recovery. The Honda Ridgeline, Acura RDX, Honda Odyssey, and Honda Pilot are among the most American-made vehicles driven by U.S. consumers.* Vehicles like these demonstrate that ... Continue reading

AIADA June 2018 US Sales Scoreboard

AIADA June 2018 US Sales Scoreboard

International auto sales slowed in June, a trend forecast by many analysts who see the industry reaching a plateau following a steady climb in recent years following the recession in 2008 and 2009. Despite the month’s smaller gains, international brands still finished the month in the lead, posting positive gains and ... Continue reading

Volkswagen Of America Reports June 2018 Sales

Volkswagen Of America Reports June 2018 Sales

Sales totaled 28,941 units, an increase of 5.7 percent compared to June 2017 Year-to-date sales totaled 172,898 units, an increase of 7.2 percent over 2017 Sales of the all-new 2018 Tiguan totaled 7,788 units Jetta sales totaled 7,239 units, with the all-new 2019 Jetta accounting for 5,168 units Sales of the Chattanoog ... Continue reading

President Trump: Read My Lips "It's Cars" Build Them in USA

President Trump: Read My Lips "It's Cars" Build Them in USA

Washington DC July 3, 2018; President Donald Trump said he sees his threat to impose global auto tariffs as his biggest weapon to extract concessions from trading partners, shedding more light on his broader trade policy strategy. “You know, the cars are the big one,” Mr. Trump told Fox News in an interview broadca ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - July 2, 2018: Audi, Volkswagen, BMW, Ferrari, Coachmen, JAYCO, Ford, Elkhart, Starcraft, Others

NHTSA RECALL SUMMARY - July 2, 2018: Audi, Volkswagen, BMW, Ferrari, Coachmen, JAYCO, Ford, Elkhart, Starcraft, Others

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Review By Larry Nutson

Volkswagen’s SUV line-up is now focused on three core models. This all-new, second-generation 2018 Tiguan compact SUV that’s longer, has more cargo space and has three-row seating to carry up to seven passengers; the new Atlas mid-size seven-passenger SUV; and the previous generation 5-passenger Tiguan, rebadged as ... Continue reading

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