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2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Top things we know about the newest Mk8 Golf

2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI: Top things we know about the newest Mk8 Golf

Volkswagen unveiled the all-new Mk8 Golf last year with plans of introducing the Golf GTI and hybrid GTE shortly after. As fate would have it, the standard Mk8 Golf won’t be arriving in US shores anytime soon, and this includes the GTE version. However, Volkswagen is quick to point out the Golf GTI is definitely coming to America, and it’s bringing with it the hotter Golf R.

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The most aerodynamic Volkswagen ever built was designed in the ’80s

The most aerodynamic Volkswagen ever built was designed in the ’80s

In the modern EV age, aerodynamics have been prioritized sometimes over style to get as much driving range as possible out of battery packs. Today we know aerodynamic vehicles are more efficient, that fact wasn't as well-known decades ago. Back in the '70s, the oil crisis dealt a death blow to the iconic muscle cars packing V-8 engines that were so popular in the 60s. In 1980, Volkswagen designed the most aerodynamic car it has ever built called the ARVW.

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The 2021 VW Golf GTI has good news and bad for hot-hatch fans

The 2021 VW Golf GTI has good news and bad for hot-hatch fans

Volkswagen won't be bringing the new 2021 Golf GTE to the US, with the sports hybrid not joining its GTI sibling for the voyage across the Atlantic. Unveiled back in February, the 2021 Golf GTI and GTE are the two most potent versions of the eighth-generation car - for the moment, at least - though they take different routes to achieve that.

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2020 World Car of the Year: Kia Telluride

2020 World Car of the Year: Kia Telluride

The 2020 World Car Awards had its share of challenges this year due to the coronavirus, but that hasn't stopped the winners being announced this week. Things kicked off last year at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show, where the candidates were presented to the public. Next, test drives took place before the Los Angeles Auto Show back in November. That’s when the real fun began, as each juror got the chance to drive all the nominated vehicles. It was also the place where we started casting our votes.

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2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is roomy to a fault

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is roomy to a fault

From the onset, we knew the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is a roomy five-seat SUV. But how roomy is it compared to other SUVs? With today’s enormous variety of crossovers, subcompact SUVs, and midsize derivatives, it’s hard to pinpoint which is the roomiest of them all. Luckily for us, Volkswagen gave us some insight into why its newest Atlas Cross Sport is among the best in terms of practicality and everyday usability.

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VW ID.4 electric crossover revealed – and it’s coming to the US

VW ID.4 electric crossover revealed – and it’s coming to the US

Volkswagen has revealed the second production model in its new all-electric ID family, with the VW ID.4 not only packaging the automaker's electric drivetrain into a crossover, but one destined for the US too. Next in line from the ID.3, the new ID.4 is based on the ID. CROZZ concept, and indeed the design hasn't strayed far from that chunky EV.

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VW Touareg R plug-in hybrid to debut in Geneva

VW Touareg R plug-in hybrid to debut in Geneva

VW will be unveiled a new electrified vehicle at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show. The vehicle is the VW Touareg R plug-in hybrid, and it has an impressive power output of 462 PS (about 455 horsepower). VW notes that this SUV is the first R-Line model that is available as a hybrid.

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2021 VW Golf GTI official: New hot hatch icon brings a GTE hybrid too

2021 VW Golf GTI official: New hot hatch icon brings a GTE hybrid too

Volkswagen has revealed the new 2021 VW Golf GTI, the latest generation of the iconic hot hatch, and it's bringing an electrified friend along for the ride. Set to make its full debut at the Geneva Motor Show 2020, the new Golf GTI and the 2021 Golf GTE hybrid promise lashings of tech to go along with their enthusiast-focused tuning.

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VW to premiere the eighth-generation VW GTI in Geneva

VW to premiere the eighth-generation VW GTI in Geneva

VW will be showing off the eighth generation of one of its most iconic cars at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show. The show will run March 5th through the 15th. The debut of the car marks the launch of a "pure, intelligent, and superior high-tech sports car for the digital age."

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VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

VW ID. RUGGDZZ could add electric off-roader to “Icon” EVs

Volkswagen's ID range could get a new, rugged crossover to help demonstrate that electrification isn't just for the city, with a VW ID. RUGGDZZ tipped to join a flagship subset of the automaker's EVs. Though production of the first ID only began recently, Volkswagen has a long list of potential models to add to it, based on its recent concept cars.

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Refreshed 2021 VW Atlas debuts at the Chicago Auto Show

Refreshed 2021 VW Atlas debuts at the Chicago Auto Show

VW has announced that the facelifted 2021 Atlas debuted at the Chicago Auto Show this week. The SUV is a seven-seater vehicle and has a bolder design and interior upgrades along with advanced technology. VW also fits the Atlas with new driver-assistance features while maintaining the space inside the vehicle.

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2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport pricing confirmed: Two-row SUV undercuts Atlas

2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport pricing confirmed: Two-row SUV undercuts Atlas

Volkswagen has confirmed pricing for the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport, its new five seat SUV that gives the Atlas a smaller sibling. Announced last year, the Atlas Cross Sport takes the platform of the Atlas but dresses it in a more appealing body, with a dashing roofline making for a more memorable profile.

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