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Bugatti Chiron Spied Ahead of Geneva Debut

posted by on 30 November 2015 in Bugatti News

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Well that was quick.  Earlier today, Bugatti confirmed both the ‘Chiron’ moniker and a Geneva Motor Show debut for its next hypercar.  Just a few hours later, Brian Williams from SpiedBilde sent over shots of the car, appearing largely undisguised with simple matte black paint, undergoing road testing with German plates.  And now that we’ve […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 30 November 2015 in Motorsport News

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With Volkswagen participating in so many forms of Motorsport around the world, it’s often difficult to keep track of their performance. Luckily for us, Volkswagen Motorsport goes through the trouble of rounding up all of the key information from their various race series, and puts it all in one press release. Let’s get started. FIA […] More…

Cyber Monday: DriverGear Launches Weeklong Promotion

posted by on 30 November 2015 in Choice Gear

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Just in time for the busiest week for internet retailers, Volkswagen DriverGear has launched a week-long promotion on multiple items from their catalog.  To sweeten the pot even more, they’ve sent us a promo code, which we’re passing on to you.  Visitors to drivergear.vw.com can enter CYBERMONDAY at checkout to get free shipping on all orders. […] More…

Roadtrip Recap: To SEMA and Back

posted by on 25 November 2015 in Features

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    “You did what?” an employee at the MGM asked, as Head of Sales John Acton and I stood before her, tired, and wearing the sort of cologne that can only be earned from nearly 30 hours of driving through the desert.  “That was pretty stupid,” she continued.  Neither of us had the energy […] More…

First Drive: 2016 Volkswagen Passat

posted by on 23 November 2015 in Volkswagen News

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To state the obvious, Volkswagen is at a crucial time in their company’s history. Marred by ongoing TDI issues and the additional fallout yet to come, their time and money needs to be well spent. Although the newest Passat was well underway before any of this came to light, it’s now being met with cynicism […] More…

Gallery: Los Angeles Auto Show 2015

posted by on 19 November 2015 in Volkswagen News

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It’s been a hectic past 24 hours on the ground in LA, and we’re already getting prepared to hop a flight back to our East Coast offices.  While our time here may have been short, it was packed with sit-downs, reveals and round tables with the Volkswagen Group brands.  Over the next few days, we’ll be […] More…