Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW'

VW announces plans for an onslaught of new electric vehicles

VW has announced that it is working on three new electric vehicle platforms, which will be used for up to 30 new electric cars.

VW's upcoming three-row crossover will get an American-style name

VW has already announced plans to build the new crossover at its Tennessee plant and now VW has revealed that it will get an American-style name to help it further appeal to buyers in the U.S.

VW teases its new three-row SUV

Volkswagen is getting closer to introducing its new three-row midsize SUV and it's plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee has completed the first assembled metal test body for the upcoming SUV.

VW Golf GTI Clubsport S breaks a record on the Nordschleife

VW has announced that the Golf GTI Clubsport S - the most powerful Golf GTI ever has broken the lap record for front-wheel-drive cars on the Nürburgring Nordschleife, with a time of 07:49:21.

VW T-Prime Concept GTE is a preview of VW's new full-size SUV

VW is close to introducing its new three-row full size SUV and it's giving the world a preview of the new SUV with the T-Prime Concept GTE that is debuting this week at the Beijing Motor Show.

VW teases its new SUV concept ahead of its debut in Beijing

VW has released a few teaser photos of its new SUV concept that is going to debut this month at the Beijing Motor Show. VW calls the concept a "high-tech" SUV concept with its 376-hp hybrid powertrain and digital interior.

VW reveals the US-spec 2017 Golf Alltrack

VW has unveiled the US-spec version of the all-wheel drive Golf Alltrack, which is going to debut this week at the New York Auto Show, ahead of its arrival this fall.

VW Golf GTI TCR is ready for the track with 330-hp

40 years after the launch of the first Golf GTI, Volkswagen has unveiled a racing version - the Golf GTI TCR.

VW T-Cross Breeze concept previews a new small crossover

Just about every automaker has recently introduced or is working on a new small crossover and that list now includes Volkswagen. VW is previewing its upcoming compact crossover with the T-Cross Breeze concept that is debuting this week at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show.

Volkswagen Phideon is a new flagship sedan for China

The Volkswagen Phaeton may have failed in the U.S., but that doesn't mean that other markets won't buy a large VW luxury sedan. VW has unveiled the new Phideon, which is VW's new large luxury sedan that will replace the Phaeton in China.

VW compact SUV concept teased ahead of its debut at the Geneva Motor Show

Volkswagen is bringing a new compact SUV concept to the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. VW has released this teaser photo of the new SUV concept, which is a preview of a new compact SUV that VW is planning on adding to its lineup.

VW Tiguan GTE Active concept debuts in Detroit

VW has unveiled the Tiguan GTE Active concept, which is a plug-in hybrid version of the next-generation Tiguan.

VW Budd-e concept is a futuristic electric Microbus

As expected VW has unveiled a new electric concept that could preview a new Microbus. Dubbed the Budd-e concept, the electric concept features a 101 kWh battery pack that gives it a driving range up to 373 miles on a single charge.

VW ends Phaeton production, but an electric successor is coming around 2020

VW has confirmed that the Phaeton will end production next March, but a successor will arrive by 2020.

VW Microbus concept to debut next month, production version rumored

Ever since VW unveiled the Microbus concept back in 2001, fans of the iconic Microbus have been waiting eagerly for VW to release a production version. It looked like it was getting even closer to a reality with the Bulli concept in 2011, but now it might finally be happening. VW is reportedly going to reveal a new Microbus concept next month at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show.

2016 Volkswagen Beetle Dune draws inspiration from the classic Baja Bugs

VW has unveiled a new version of the 2016 Beetle that is directly inspired by the classic Baja Bugs - the 2016 Beetle Dune.

2015 VW Jetta Hybrid [REVIEW]

Here's our review of the 2015 VW Jetta Hybrid!

2016 VW Passat priced at $22,440

VW has released the pricing for the restyled 2016 Passat, which starts at $22,440. Even though the starting price is the same as the outgoing model, VW has added a host of new standard features that it says represent a $1,315 value over the 2015 Passat.

2016 Volkswagen Passat debuts with new styling

The timing almost couldn't be worse for Volkswagen to reveal the restyled 2016 Passat. With all the news focusing on the diesel scandal, it may be a bit hard to focus on the updated Passat. Either way, VW has given the 2016 Passat a long list of upgrades, which includes new styling and more tech.

VW CEO apologizes for cheating on emissions tests, diesel sales put on hold

Late last week news broke that Volkswagen has been using software on almost 500,000 diesel Volkswagen and Audi models to manipulate the EPA's emissions tests.

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