Volkswagen

Breaking News about Volkswagen:

Japanese Consumption-Tax Hike Could Hurt Toyota's Profits

Source: Auto Balla | May 5 2014, 12:46pm CDT | by Forbes

Toyota Motor Corp retained its position as the leader in global vehicle sales for the first quarter of 2014, ahead of...
Read more
 

Read More Volkswagen Stories

 

July 2014: Hot Hot Heat Edition

Aug 1 2014 3:05pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Etc. We'd like to take this moment to give Chrysler, in particular, a shout-out for the month of July, 2014. Not only was it the brand's best July since 2005, it also marks the 52nd straight month that the automaker improved sales over the same month a year prior. The Pentastar has special reason to be proud of its Jeep brand, which has remained very near the top of our sales charts in sales percentage growth ...
Full article at: Autoblog
 

 

Latest stories

IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
Our sister site I4U News is giving away a brand new iPad Air or if you can wait an iPad Air 2. This is an $499 value. | by Luigi Lugmayr
 
Your Parent Or Kid Moved In: Are You Covered?
A record 57 million Americans now live in multigenerational family households — double the number in 1980, according to a new Pew Research Center study. And I bet many of them have the wrong homeowner’s or renters... | by Forbes
 
Pandora Looks to Challenge Terrestrial Radio's Dominance in Cars
Pandora Media is one of the largest Internet radio providers in the U.S. with more than 75 million active users. While the company’s active user count has increased at a robust pace historically, it is likely to slow... | by Forbes
 
 

July's Fastest- and Slowest-Selling Cars

Aug 1 2014 2:30pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

Want to buy a small luxury SUV? You're not alone. Two of the fastest-selling cars in the country last month were the all-new 2015 Porsche Macan and the pretty-much-unchanged 2015 Audi Q5. Related: Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: July 2014 The Macan regains the top spot it held back in May, taking just eight days from the day it arrived at a dealer until the day the keys were handed over to a lucky buyer. Ten of the 22 fastest-selling cars were luxury ...
Full article at: Cars.com
 

 

The 2014 Skoda Octavia RS Is The Golf GTI You Always Wanted

Aug 1 2014 2:15pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

When I told a guy from VW that I think the Octavia RS is a better car than a Golf GTI, he replied "a much better car." How did the Czech version of this popular Volkswagen ...
Full article at: Jalopnik
 

 

Latvala retains the advantage on home soil

Aug 1 2014 2:05pm CDT | Source: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile

Latvala retains the advantage on home soil FIA news bulletin from the 2014 Neste Oil Rally Finland Fri 01.08.14, 9:09PM Volkswagen driver Jari-Matti Latvala continues to lead Neste Oil Rally Finland after an intense day of competition in the forests. The flying Finn now has 19.7 seconds i ...
Full article at: Federation Internationale de l’Automobile
 

 

Hybrid Highway: From Staid to Sexy

Aug 1 2014 1:35pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Say “Hybrid” and what most often comes to mind is a vanilla-flavoured commuter with plenty in the way of fuel savings but little in the way of sexy sizzle. That might have been the case in the early days of the technology a decade ago, but all one needs to do is look into the design studios of the world’s performance automakers to see that hybrids have made the leap into the sports car and even the supercar world. Here’s a look at some examples Hybrid with turbo four-cylinder A few powertra ...
Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 

SUV Review: 2015 Lincoln MKC

Aug 1 2014 1:14pm CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Respect is typically the most sparsely gifted of all human qualities, doled out so infrequently that it makes altruism, charity and benevolence seem as common as the trinkets at the bottom of a Cracker Jack box. Rodney couldn’t get any (no matter how much he made us laugh). Aretha had to spell it out letter by letter that women of her era might finally demand some. And Stephen Harper has been the freakin’ prime minister of Canada for almost a decade and he’s s ...
Full article at: Driving Canada
 

 

Renault R.S. 01 says hello before debut in Moscow

Aug 1 2014 11:42am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Coupe, Renault, Racing What does the "RS" in the Renault Clio RS and Megane RS mean? Well, unlike Audi and Porsche, it doesn't stand for Renn Sport. No, it's actually a signifier that said hot hatch has been breathed upon by Renault Sport, the French manufacturer's answer to Volkswagen's R models, Ford's ST hatches and Opel/Vauxhalls's OPC and VXR lines. Its production of forbidden fruit aside, Renault Sport has another ...
Full article at: Autoblog
 

 

The Real Reason Volkswagen Golf Sales Tanked In July

Aug 1 2014 10:01am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Today is the first of the month, a date that is significant for two reasons: it's the day Jalopnik writers blow their paychecks on sway bars and more skinny jeans, and it's the day automakers report their sales figures from the prior month. And July wasn't a good look for Volkswagen in the U.S.Read more. ...
Full article at: Jalopnik
 

 

Read More Volkswagen Stories


Archive


 

Latest from the Network

Dunga denies Brazil blacklist
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Brazil coach Dunga has denied suggestions that striker Fred and goalkeeper Julio Cesar have been placed on a blacklist after the team's ignominious World Cup exit last month. Speaking...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Lampard set for Manchester City loan
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) Former Premier League side Chelsea star Frank Lampard will play for Manchester City under a loan deal from his new Major League Soccer Team New York City FC, media reports said. Lampard, who...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Sarah Hyland to co-host Teen Choice Awards
Sarah Hyland will co-host the Teen Choice Awards later this month. The 'Modern Family' actress, 23, will present the ceremony with 'Teen Wolf' heartthrob Tyler Posey in Los Angeles on August 10. The 22-year-old actor,...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Mandy Moore's home is a zoo
Mandy Moore says her home is turning into a ''little zoo.'' The 30-year-old actress, who is married to musician Ryan Adams, is a huge animal lover and can't stop adopting new pets. The 'Tangled' star told UsMagazine.com...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Brazilian striker Hernane joins Al Nassr
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 2 (IANS) Brazilian forward Hernane has signed a three-year deal with Al Nassr for a reported $7 million. The Saudi Arabian club beat off interest from a number of rival suitors for the Flamengo...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Emma Watson stands up for Turkish women
Los Angeles, Aug 2 (IANS) "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has joined a campaign by Turkish women to rebel against a politician who recently branded females "indecent" for laughing in public. Watson is an ambassador...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Tom Cruise surprises at derby event
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Hollywood star Tom Cruise, who is filming the fifth instalment of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise here, surprised revellers at a horse racing event here. He showed up at the event at the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Sahana finishes eighth in women's high jump
Glasgow, Aug 2 (IANS) Indian athlete Sahana Nagaraj came out with a disappointing performance to finish eighth in the women's high jump final at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. The gold went to Australia's Eleanor...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Boxers Sarita, Devendro enter final, Pinki wins bronze (Third Lead)
Glasgow, Aug 2 (IANS) Former world champion L. Sarita Devi and her state-mate L. Devendro Singh came out with stupendous performances in their respective bouts to enter the Commonwealth Games boxing finals after Pinki...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Discus thrower Seema wins silver, Krishna fifth
Glasgow, Aug 2 (IANS) Indian discus thrower Seema Punia won the silver medal with her season's best performance while her compatriot and defending champion Krishna Poonia finished a disappointing fifth at the...
Read more on Sport Balla