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    Spy Shots: Volkswagen Golf R wagon promises to be fast and functional [w/poll]
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    Volkswagen's array of performance-oriented Golfs keeps getting bigger and bigger. What started with the GTI has since grown to include the diesel GTD, the hybrid GTE and the most powerful Golf R. But the additions haven't all come down to powertain. There's been cabrio versions of the GTI and Golf R as well, but before all is said and done, there will be ...

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    Report: Porsche 911 with VW turbodiesel prepares for LeMons assault
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    LeMons racing is a wonderful example that setting limits can actually breed creativity. The series mandates that all entries must cost US$500, not counting safety equipment, and that cap forces teams to be ingenious in how they build a racecar. Take for example this diesel-powered Porsche 911, which its creators have dubbed Ferkel the Nein-11, that will ...

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    Official: VW confirms new TDI for second half of 2014 in Golf, Jetta, Passat and Beetle
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    Diesel lovers rejoice. Volkswagen is bringing the latest iteration of its 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel engine – dubbed the EA288 – to the 2015 model year Golf, Jetta, Passat, Beetle (2013 model pictured above) and Beetle Convertible, and the cars will be on sale in the second half of 2014. While it shares its moniker with the old diesel, ...

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    Report: VW makes $25K on every Porsche sold, more than Bentley or Lamborghini
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    It's a good time to be in the luxury car business. In Volkswagen Group's financial report for the 2013 fiscal year, it is revealed that that Porsche enjoyed an operating margin of 18 per cent. That means the Stuttgart brand made on average about US$23,200 (CAD $25,634) per car sold, according to BusinessWeek. Bentley wasn't far behind, and Audi (which was ...

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    Official: VW updates Scirocco with revised styling, new engines
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    The Scirocco is undoubtedly one of the better-looking models in the Volkswagen lineup, but reintroduced back in 2008, it's now been on the market – some markets, anyway – for the better part of six years. VW is said to have an all-new replacement in the works, but before that arrives, the German automaker has announced a facelifted version ...

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    Canada: Volkswagen Golf TDI gets fuel friendly at Toronto Auto Show
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    Now that we're finally seeing the much-anticipated 2015 VW Golf TDI on our soil, it's time to re-evaluate once again what could be the best value on the compact hatch market. Making its Canadian debut at the 2014 Canadian International Auto Show, the 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI will be arriving later this year, packing a 235 ft-lbs punch. That should be ...

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    Report: Last VW bus ever made arrives at final destination
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    A Brazilian politician tried to save it, unsuccessfully, so the final Last Edition Volkswagen Type 2 Kombi was produced on December 20, 2013 and now resides in a vintage museum at Volkswagen's Commercial Vehicles HQ in Hanover, Germany. The Volkswagen Microbus was built for 56 years, starting in September 1957. Brazil was the last country still ...

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    Video: Watch the Top 10 best Super Bowl car commercials... we've seen so far
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    With the 2014 Super Bowl kickoff just a few days away, Sunday's big game will draw millions of eyeballs fixated on both the event and more importantly all the entertaining car commercials that always come with it. As you know, Super Bowl advertisers, particularly automakers, like to endlessly tease their big budget commercials in the weeks before the ...

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    Report: Volkswagen Golf R Evo may debut at Beijing Motor Show
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    If a report in Auto Express is correct, a lighter, faster brother to the Volkswagen Golf R will be shown to the world at the Beijing Motor Show in April. Said to be called the Golf R Evo, the even harder hot hatch would be unveiled as one of those concepts that's practically a de facto presentation of the genuine thing. The Evo in its name will come from ...

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    VW promises 7-seat CUV for North America in 2016
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    On the eve of the Detroit Auto Show, Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn has confirmed the imminent arrival of a new crossover. The model, previewed at the same show last year by the CrossBlue concept pictured here, will be unique to the North American market when it arrives here in 2016. The new three-row, seven-seat crossover is part of an ...