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Volkswagen of America Announces Pricing of 2015 Jetta, Starting at $16,215

posted by on 25 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The entry-level 2.0L trim starts at just $16,215, featuring a standard five-speed manual transmission New limited-edition 1.8T Sport trim offers lowered sport suspension, navigation, rearview camera, rear spoiler and darkened taillights, starting at $20,895 New driver assistance systems available: Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Warning System, and Park Distance Control Improved aerodynamics […] More…

Volkswagen of America Announces Pricing for 2015 e-Golf

posted by on 25 August 2014 in Volkswagen News

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The most versatile Electric Vehicle in its class goes on sale in November, priced at $35,445 for the fully equipped SEL Premium model Drivetrain consists of 24.2 kWh lithium-ion battery and an electric motor with 199 pound-feet of torque; 7.2 kW onboard charger is standard Standard fast charging capability allows 80 percent battery charge within […] More…

Volkswagen Leads Amidst Drama at Home Round of the WRC

posted by on 22 August 2014 in Motorsport News

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Latvala leads after first third of the Rally Germany Ogier starts under Rally2 regulations on Saturday after slip Fourth place overall for Mikkelsen on German debut in the Polo R WRC Mixed feelings for Volkswagen: Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) opened up a commanding lead on day one of the Rally Germany. The duo currently second […] More…

Bespoke Calendars Designed to Grow Future World RX Stars

posted by on 22 August 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rallycross has announced today they they are taking steps to increase the number of competitors in their Super1600 and TouringCar classes, through use of a more “tightly focused” events calendar.   With more drivers competing in entry level classes, FIA World Rallycross hopes to strengthen their series and achieve long-term growth.  Utilizing the […] More…

Find of the Day- Volkswagen Jetta 1.8T Syncro

posted by on 22 August 2014 in Find Of the Day

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Interesting swaps seem to be a staple of our “Find of the Day” features, and this certainly fits the bill. Back in 2010, Canada’s Shift Autosport took a run-of-the mill MK3 Jetta, and swap in an AWP code 1.8T motor, then add the syncro system from a Passat for good measure. With the 1.8T swapped […] More…

Super Trofeo: Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo is a New Benchmark

posted by on 22 August 2014 in Lamborghini News

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As the darling of Lamborghini’s one-make race series, the new Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo has a lot to live up to.  Technical specs and in-depth information has begun to creep out following the car’s introduction last weekend at Pebble Beach, and from what we can see the new Super Trofeo is extremely impressive.  Built […] More…