Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW Beetle'

VW Confirms a New TDI Diesel Engine for the 2015 Golf, Jetta, Passat and Beetle

Volkswagen has announced that when the 2015 Golf, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat, and Jetta start arriving in showrooms in the second half of 2014, they will be offered with a new TDI diesel engine.

Volkswagen Enters the 2014 Rallycross Season With the 560-HP GRC Beetle

Volkswagen has announced that it is partnering with Andretti Autosport to form the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross team, running two cars in the series for drivers Tanner Foust and Scott Speed.

VW Celebrates the 65th Anniversary of the Beetle in the U.S.

This month Volkswagen is celebrating the 65th anniversary since the first VW Beetle arrived in the U.S.

2014 VW Beetle 1.8T Priced at $20,295

The 2014 VW Beetle is getting a new 1.8L turbocharged engine that will replace the current 2.5L five-cylinder engine.

Volkswagen Beetle Dune Concept is Ready for an Off-Road Adventure

The Beetle Dune concept starts with the latest Beetle, but then adds a raised ride height, flared fenders and modified bumpers to make it ready for the unpaved road.

VW Prices the Limited-Edition 2014 Beetle GSR at $29,995

VW has announced the pricing of the 2014 Beetle GSR, which will start at $29,995 with a six-speed manual transmission and at $31,095 with the six-speed DSG dual-clutch automatic.

VW Says Goodbye to the Unloved 2.5L Five-Cylinder With a New 1.8L Four-Cyl

VW has announced that a new 1.8L TSI four-cylinder engine is going to replace the old 2.5L five-cylinder in the Beetle, Jetta and Passat.

2013 VW Beetle Turbo and Jetta GLI Now Pack 210 Horsepower

VW has given the Beetle Turbo, Beetle Turbo Convertible, and the Jetta GLI models a few updates, with the most notable upgrade being the addition of the new version of VW's 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder.

VW Unveils the iBeetle for iPhone Users

VW has unveiled the iBeetle, which is VW's first model with a new docking station and special iPhone application.

VW Beetle Convertible R-Line and Limited-Edition GTI Models Unveiled

VW has announced that it will offer two limited-edition models for the GTI for the 2013 model year and the release of the 2014 Beetle Convertible R-Line.

Limited-Edition 2014 VW Beetle GSR Debuts in Chicago

VW has unveiled the limited-edition 2014 VW Beetle GSR, which is inspired by the 40 year old Volkswagen Beetle GSR (Gelb Schwarzer Renner or "Yellow Black Racer"), which was based on a 1303S and was instantly recognizable by its color scheme.

2013 VW Beetle Convertible Starts at $24,995

VW has announced the pricing for the 2013 VW Beetle Convertible, which goes on sale next month.

2013 VW Beetle Fender Edition Starts at $24,440

VW has announced the pricing for the 2013 VW Beetle Fender Edition, which starts at $24,440.

2013 VW Beetle Convertible Officially Unveiled

VW has taken the wraps off the all-new 2013 VW Beetle Convertible ahead of its debut at the 2012 LA Auto Show.

2013 VW Beetle R-Line Unveiled

VW has announced the introduction of two R-Line packages for the 2013 Beetle, which are based on the top "Sport" version.

VW Sponsors Discovery Channel's Shark Week with the VW Beetle

This year VW is sponsoring Discovery Channel's 25th annual Shark Week and part of the sponsorship involves the creation of a special VW Beetle.

2013 VW Beetle TDI Clean Diesel Starts at $23,295

VW has announced the pricing for the diesel-powered 2013 VW Beetle TDI, which starts at $23,295.

VW Unveils the Beetle Fender Edition

VW first unveiled the VW Beetle Fender Edition as a concept car last year at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, but now the production version has debuted at the Leipzig International Auto Show.

VW to Replace its Five-Cylinder Engine with a 1.8L Turbo Four-Cylinder

It's being reported that VW will officially ditch the 2.5L five-cylinder engine that it offers in models like the Jetta, Passat and Beetle. The unloved engine will be replaced by a turbocharged four-cylinder, which will more likely be a 1.8L engine.

2013 VW Beetle TDI Officially Unveiled Ahead of Chicago Debut

Following the release of the 2012 Beetle 2.5L and Turbo models, VW has now taken the wraps off the 2013 Beetle TDI with its 2.0L diesel engine. The 2013 Beetle TDI is powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged, direct-injection clean...

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