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The Volkswagen ID.2 X Will Likely Replace the T-Cross in Europe

The T-Cross is a subcompact SUC that’s smaller than our Taos. The ID.2 X will be the CUV version of the ID.2. Yes, for Europe. As we know, North America apparently loathes small cars, so the Volkswagen Polo’s replacement, the ID.2, is not slated...

Volkswagen Canada Removes Features from 2023 ID.4 Option Package Due to Part Shortages

The Statement package loses a few components. The price is reduced to reflect the package’s new content. This isn’t exactly the end of the world or even a deal-breaker for new 2023 Volkswagen ID.4 buyers. This does serve however as a reminder that global...

Battery Problems will Lead to a Volkswagen EV Recall

A manufacturing defect has been found in some battery cells This problem affects the ID.4 and the ID.3 Volkswagen estimates this recall to reach 10,000 vehicles worldwide Volkswagen is about to launch a recall for about 10,000 of its electric vehicles around the world...

2022 Subaru WRX vs. 2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI Comparison

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The updated 2022 Volkswagen Jetta GLI starts at $31,895 while the all-new 2022 Subaru WRX is priced from $30,995. Both these sport compact cars target different audiences but meet in the middle. The choice here is premium or all-terrain performance. This is as good...

Volkswagen is Planning to Build 130,000 ID. Buzz EVs per Year

Demand for the electric minivan is obviously strong. In Europe, VW already has 12,500 pre-orders in the bank. How does the saying go? Ah yes: “Everything old is new again. Minivans came into prominence 40 years ago and all but died out in the...

Volkswagen Unveils the ID. XTREME, an Off-Road Concept Based on the ID.4 GTX

This concept is based on the ID.4 GTX, the sporty variant of the ID.4 sold in Europe The concept boasts 382 horsepower, which is 87 more than the ID.4 GTX makes Other changes include 18-inch off-road wheels, 3D-printed wide arches and a rally-inspired...

Volkswagen Introduces Limited-Run Golf R 20th Anniversary Edition

Only 1,800 will be offered for sale. Standard features will include gloss black 19-inch wheels and genuine carbon fiber interior accents. Best part: sunroof delete. The first Golf R, the now legendary Golf R32 was introduced back in 2002 in Europe. What made the...

The Volkswagen ID.BUZZ Could be 10.6 Inches Longer in North America

Volkswagen said the ID.BUZZ would be longer in North America than in Europe Sources say the longer version could have an additional 10.6 inches in the wheelbase The additional length will benefit the third row of seats. When the Volkswagen ID.BUZZ was announced, the...

Nürburgring: The Volkswagen Golf R “20 Years” is the Fastest VW R Ever

Volkswagen Golf R "20 Years“ | Photo: Volkswagen
The “20 years” edition adds 13 horsepower and makes the Performance package standard Its lap time is 4 seconds faster than the regular Golf R The “Special” drive mode offered on the Golf R “20 years” was developed especially for this track The Volkswagen...

US-Made Volkswagen EV Batteries Will Have Canadian Sourced Materials

The German Chancellor will sign a deal with Canada to have better access to battery materials This deal will secure the automaker’s access to cobalt, nickel, and lithium to be used in batteries This is due to both the new tax laws passed...