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The 2024 Volkswagen Atlas will show up this week

Don't expect an electrified drivetrain. This facelift should be based on the current generation. Will this new face be the last one of the Atlas lineup?   Volkswagen's Canadian wing just released this darkened image of what appears to be the new Atlas family face....

The Volkswagen ID.4 will feature in Marvel’s “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania”

A partnership with Marvel Studios will also see custom content and a red-carpet appearance for the ID.4. The car will be the superhero’s family car. The film will premiere later this month. Volkswagen announced a collaboration with Marvel Studios that will see its ID.4...

Volkswagen Could Build its Next Battery Factory in Ontario

The automaker has already signed an agreement with the federal government. Other sites in North America are still being considered. This will be VW’s first battery factory outside of Europe. Ontario is still on the shortlist in Volkswagen’s search for a place where to...

Volkswagen Could Build Electric Bronco-Fighter: Report

Production ID Ruggdzz still possible on Amarok chassis Volkswagen still pursuing compact truck electrification Volkswagen's new Amarok small pickup shares its frame with the upcoming global version of the Ford Ranger. A new report says that VW is looking at electrifying this pickup platform,...

Top 10 best-selling electric vehicles in Canada in 2022

We look at the top 10 best-selling electric vehicles in Canada in 2022.   The Tesla Model 3 kept its spot as the best-selling electric vehicle in Canada The Ford Mustang Mach-E finished third Hyundai had two electric vehicles in the top 5   2022 was another...

Toyota and Volkswagen Believe the Semiconductor Shortage will Ease in 2023

People are buying fewer electronic devices so chips are more available to automakers. Toyota plans to build 10.6 million vehicles this year, more than it made in 2019. Volkswagen thinks the Chinese market will grow by 4 to 5% in 2023. After two years...

Ford will Build its Future EVs on its Own Platform Instead of VW’s MEB

Ford announced a collaboration with Volkswagen for “one or two” EVs in Europe. An EV based on VW’s MEB platform should be unveiled later this year. This could be the only model from this collaboration since future EVs will be made on a...

Volkswagen is Working on GTX and Camper Versions of the ID.BUZZ

The GTX will arrive in Europe in 2023 with 335 horsepower and all-wheel drive. A California camper version is also being planned for the long-wheelbase model. The ID.BUZZ should begin sales in North America as a 2024 model. Volkswagen has announced it is working...

My 2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen and Unitronic

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Update: After three weeks of driving the Golf with its new tune, we've noticed a remarkable improvement in fuel consumption. We are still "testing" the performance potential however we've so far calculated a 20+% reduction in fuel consumption. This may not apply to all...

Volkswagen Likely to Reveal New ID.7 EV at CES – UPDATE

Volkswagen has confirmed the reveal happening at CES.  The Consumer Electronics Show starts on Thursday. The ID.7 should be a midsized electric sedan. Volkswagen has made some changes of late to its overall structure and EV plans, but they’ve not set aside its goal...