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2009 Holiday Gift Guide for the Volkswagen Enthusiast

posted by on 1 December 2009 in Miscellaneous Features

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The holidays are quickly approaching and Black Friday is past. Tis the season for VWvortex to publish its Holiday Gift Guide – a list of cool VW-centric items for the enthusiast who has everything or ideas for our readers to share with inquiring loved ones when asked for their wish lists. GameRacer + Xbox + […] More…

Networked Election 2008 Discussion Forum Added to VWvortex

posted by on 5 September 2008 in Miscellaneous Features

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It is with great pleasure that we announce our latest forum for the discussion of the 2008 Presidential Election. Given the community nature of the eight Vortex Media Group-run websites that network these general interest forums, it seems natural that our readers would have great interest in discussing the presidential election at hand. To that […] More…

Donate Your Picture For a Chance to Become a Part of VW History

posted by on 4 August 2008 in Miscellaneous Features

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Volkswagen has packed up their digs in Auburn Hills, Michigan, and planted roots in Herndon, Virginia, and their new place is looking a bit barren. We were recently contacted by Crispin Porter + Bogusky, VW’s ad agency in the States, to see if Vortexers would like to contribute to a display that’s being built at […] More…

The One Lap of America: A Little Less Burt Reynolds, A Little More Actual Racing

posted by on 24 April 2008 in Miscellaneous Features

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When hearing someone talk about the Cannonball Run, most think not of the outlaw road race, but of the 1981 movie with a star-studded cast. The movie was one of the most popular of its day and it continues to be beloved by auto enthusiasts. The downside to that popularity was that it brought the […] More…

VWvortex Feature: Runnin’ Down a Dream, Part Two

posted by on 29 January 2008 in Miscellaneous Features

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“When I was on the road, I just tried doing everything I could while I was there. You never know if you will ever have a chance to go back again.” — Kevin Sterling, VWvortex member LKR32 Kevin Sterling, halfway through his celebrated cross-country road trip, had plenty of time to think about a souvenir […] More…

VWvortex Feature: Runnin’ Down a Dream

posted by on 22 January 2008 in Miscellaneous Features

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“It doesn’t look so bad on a map, but when you get out there, it’s a huge country.” — Kevin Sterling, VWvortex member LKR32 Kevin Sterling always wanted to see the country, but college and family responsibilities tethered him close to home; in his 22 years, he had never ventured beyond the greater New York […] More…