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Video: Rallye Monte Carlo Recap

posted by on 26 January 2015 in Videos

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While most of us were chasing the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona from Fox station to Fox station, then online, and finally back to a Fox station, Volkswagen Motorsport was in pursuit of history in Monte Carlo.  This year’s WRC season opener was an overwhelming success for Volkswagen, as the manufacturer became the fifth to ever sweep in […] More…

Video: Who Says You Can’t Drive a Lowered Karmann Ghia Year-Round?

posted by on 19 January 2015 in Videos

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Sitting just an inch off the ground, this Karmann Ghia probably isn’t the first thing many would think of when it comes to winter driving in Canada.  Luckily, the owner of this Ghia isn’t like most people. Deciding to give this car a second chance, owner Mike McConnell painstakingly repaired the majority of his Karmann, […] More…

Video: Volkswagen Press Conference From NAIAS

posted by on 15 January 2015 in Videos

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If you weren’t able to make it to Detroit’s Cobo Center for this year’s North American International Auto Show, don’t fret.  The Volkswagen Group has uploaded Volkswagen’s Press Conference in its entirety.  This means that you can watch it from the comfort of your own home, not having to worry about finding a vantage point […] More…

Video: Jari-Matti Latvala Tests Ahead of Rally Monte Carlo

posted by on 14 January 2015 in Videos

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We’re now just eight days away from the kickoff of the 2015 World Rally Championship in Monaco, and the crew at Volkswagen Motorsport are hard at work doing final testing and adjustments.  This means that Polo R WRCs are flying down closed dirt roads high up in the Alps, able to be seen by any […] More…

Video: Matt Farah Hits the Canyons in a Tuned GTI

posted by on 7 January 2015 in Videos

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Matt Farah is a pretty busy man.  When he’s not traveling to film episodes of Tuned for the /Drive channel, he runs a fairly successful endeavor called The Smoking Tire, a site that specializes in Reviews, Editorials and Video surrounding the automotive industry.  As of recent, he and his team have taken a significant departure […] More…

Video: Volkswagen Touch Functionality Demonstration

posted by on 6 January 2015 in Videos

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One of the more divisive introductions from yesterday’s Volkswagen CES presentation was their Touch interface, a motion activated touchscreen destined to replace the buttons and knobs we’ve all come to know and love.  There has been a great amount of chatter about the system, but until now, we haven’t really seen any real world operation […] More…