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Gallery: Paris Motor Show- Day 1

posted by on 2 October 2014 in 2014 Paris Auto Show

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Held every other year in Paris, the Mondial de l’Automobile is a major player on the global Auto Show circuit.  Because of this, Paris is home to debuts of both production and concept cars, with most manufacturers hosting preview nights ahead of the event.  Being the largest show of its kind in Europe, the Volkswagen […] More…

Event Report: H2O International

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Events Coverage

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Basically, it all started as a club show… an event in NY state for some locals who’d banded together to form Club H2O. The club fizzled as clubs do when priorities change and the remnants were picked up by Jay Shoup. Shoup’s a local to Ocean City, Maryland so you can probably see where this […] More…

2014 Paris International Auto Show Coverage

posted by on 15 September 2014 in 2014 Paris Auto Show

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The Paris Auto Show runs every other year opposite the Frankfurt Auto show in the fall. Our full coverage of this years show with everything being presented by the Volkswagen Group after the jump. More…

Event Report: Big SoCal Euro 2014

posted by on 5 September 2014 in Events Coverage

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As enthusiast shows on the west coast go, the Big SoCal Euro Gathering is very much a fan favorite, and this year was no exception. 2014 made for another incredible event of all makes and models set at the massive Qualcomm Stadium parking lot in sunny San Diego, California. The show had something for everyone, […] More…

Event Report: Edition 38

posted by on 3 September 2014 in Events Coverage

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Edition 38 is the type of show where trends are set. While there are larger shows in Europe and even the UK where Edition 38 calls home, you’d be hard pressed to show us an event that has more quality builds per capita than here. Many of England’s most extremely modified Volkswagens are put on display […] More…

e-Golf First Drive

posted by on 27 August 2014 in Reviews and Road Tests

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Volkswagen of America is hosting a drive of their 2015 models here in Virginia today and we had a chance to drive an early production U.S. Spec e Golf based on the Golf 7 MQB platform. It is surprisingly good. More…