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  1. Test Drive: 2014 Toyota PriusRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | CanadianDriver

    The current Toyota Prius is in its final year before a major redesign in 2015 or possibly 2016 if delayed.


  2. As costs threaten profits, VW takes on a more modest view of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Detroit News

    Volkswagen, Europe's biggest car maker, has suddenly switched from telling everyone within earshot the sky is not the limit, to a more modest, placatory tone which points out that maybe not all things are possible.


  3. Volkswagen Passat, Beetle Go Fuel-EfficientRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WebProNews

    ... past models while introducing what could very well be the future of the company. Certain models of the Volkswagen Passat (the S and Wolfsburg Editions) are getting a new "Technology Package" option that includes a rearview camera, a higher-end sound ...


  4. 2015 Volkswagen Passat: What's ChangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KickingTires

    Volkswagen's midsize family sedan receives only a few minor trim and package changes for 2015, with the most notable to the base model S and Wolfsburg Edition trims.


  5. Driven: 2014 Volkswagen Passat 1.8T SELRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Dubspeed Driven

    When Volkswagen introduced the current North American market, US-built Passat in 2011, it was a move seen as either heresy or necessity, depending on which side of the VW enthusiast fence you sat on.


  6. Smartphones to drive future carsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 |

    ... temperature. This kind of control will soon pass on to cheaper cars, reports added. For example, the new Volkswagen Passat will have an app that owners can download on a tablet. Using the car's Wi-Fi, the tablet will let passengers surf the internet ...


  7. Driving the VW e-Golf; strategy, assembly in Wolfsburg, Braunschweig battery plantRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Green Car Congress

    The e-Golf , the Volkswagen brand's second series production battery-electric vehicle after the e-up!, is a key model, as it is the best and most current implementation of its strategic decision to begin providing e-mobility based on large-scale production models rather than special "small niche" cars.


  8. Volkswagen puts its faith in TennesseeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Automotive News

    WOLFSBURG, Germany -- Volkswagen will soon assign 200 people in Chattanooga to take on a task that has flummoxed its headquarters here for decades: figuring out what American consumers want and finding a way to give it to them.


  9. Driving by smartphone on the cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 |

    ... Michael Allner. This type of control is bound to trickle down to cheaper cars. When the next generation Volkswagen Passat rolls into showrooms in Europe this autumn, the revamped mid-range saloon will "democratise some more technology," as VW ...


  10. Is Fiat-Chrysler about to be the next VW Division??Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 |

    Those of who know remember that Alfa was going to be coming to USA, any moment. That rumor was being offered up as far back as 2006.


  11. Corker Says Talks On VW Expansion Renewed 3 Days After UAW Vote;...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 |

    At a celebration Tuesday afternoon for the expansion of Chattanooga's Volkswagen plant, Senator Bob Corker said talks were renewed on the SUV project three days after plant employees narrowly rejected the United Auto Workers on April 21. Volkswagen, which plans a $600 investment at the site in connection with the expansion, will continue to receive ... (more)


  12. VW To Build New SUV In Tennessee, Add 2,000 JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WTVF Nashville

    Volkswagen plans to build a new seven-passenger SUV at its factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, adding about 2,000 factory jobs as it tries to reverse U.S. sales that have fallen for the past two years.


  13. Volkswagen Three-Row SUV Confirmed for Chattanooga PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Automobile Magazine

    ... produce the new three-row SUV at its existing Chattanooga, Tennessee plant. Built alongside the U.S.-spec Volkswagen Passat , the new model will constitute a $900 million investment from Volkswagen. We saw our first glimpse of the upcoming three-row ...


  14. UAW Establishes Union At Volkswagen PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Automobile Magazine

    ... in Chattanooga, Tennessee , in 2011. The facility employs more than 3200 people and currently builds the Volkswagen Passat. It is soon expected to add a new crossover, too. In 2012, Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn suggested that the Chattanooga ...


  15. European 2015 Volkswagen Passat DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Automobile Magazine

    The new Volkswagen Passat sedan has broken cover, but it's not likely to show up on our shores anytime soon, as this redesign is for the European-spec model which has little to do with the U.S.-spec Passat produced at the company's plant in Chattanooga, TN.


  16. Hungry VW wants to devour Fiat ChryslerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Automotive News

    Anyone who follows the auto industry might find it easy to dismiss this week's news that Volkswagen is in talks to take over the recently consolidated Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.


  17. VW plans Apple-like model updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Automotive News

    Volkswagen AG plans to mimic the fast-paced rollouts of products made by the likes of Apple Inc. to adapt quicker to changing customer demands for technology in its cars.


  18. VW, Fiat Chrysler Deny Merger Talk ReportsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Fox News

    Frank Fisher, CEO of Chattanooga Operations, Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. holds the 2012 Motor Trend Car of the Year award for the 2012 Volkswagen Passat as he is interviewed beside the car at the LA Auto Show in Los Angeles November 16, 2011.


  19. VW Sets Sights on Apple-Like Updates With New Task ForceRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Washington Post

    Volkswagen AG, Europe's largest carmaker, plans to mimic the fast-paced rollouts of products made by the likes of Apple Inc. to adapt quicker to changing customer demands for technology in its cars.


  20. European car sales increase for longest period in four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | EKathimerini

    European car sales rose 4.3 percent in June as demand at Renault SA's budget Dacia division and Volkswagen AG's Seat nameplate contributed to the longest stretch of monthly delivery gains in four years.