Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'VW'

2015 Green Car of the Year Finalists Announced

The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show is just a month away and at the show Green Car Journal gives away its annual Green Car of the Year award.

VW Auctions Off the First 2015 e-Golf Electric Car in the U.S.

Want to be the first person in the U.S. to get the keys to the 2015 VW e-Golf electric car? Here's your chance: Volkswagen and Global Green USA have announced the auction of the first 2015 e-Golf.

Volkswagen XL Sport Unveiled With a Ducati Two-Cyl Engine

Volkswagen has taken the extremely fuel efficient XL1 and turned it into something a bit more exciting, the XL Sport.

VW Passat GTE Plug-in Hybrid Can Travel Up to 31 Miles in EV Mode

VW has unveiled the Passat GTE plug-in hybrid, which is going to debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.

VW Golf Alltrack is an Off-Road Ready Golf

VW has unveiled the Golf Alltrack, which is based on the Golf SportWagen, but thanks to the addition of all-wheel-drive and a 20 mm higher ground clearance, it's a bit more rugged.

2015 VW Beetle Classic Unveiled and Starts at $20,195

VW has announced the introduction of the limited-edition 2015 Beetle Classic.

2015 VW Jetta Receives Top Safety Pick + Rating from IIHS

VW has announced that the updated 2015 VW Jetta has received the highest safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) - Top Safety Pick +.

2015 VW e-Golf: VW's First Electric Car Starts at $36,265

VW has announced the pricing for the 2015 VW e-Golf electric car, which starts at $36,265 with destination. VW's first fully electric model arrives in November.

Restyled 2015 VW Jetta Priced From $17,035

VW has released the pricing for the restyled 2015 VW Jetta, which starts at $17,035 after destination for the base 2.0L model.

Next-Gen VW Tiguan Still Two Years Away, but It Looks 'Phenomenal'

We're still about two years away from the arrival of the next-generation VW Tiguan SUV, but VW Australia's managing director, John White has revealed some of the details now.

2015 VW Eos Final Edition Announced to Celebrate its Last Year

VW has confirmed that 2015 will be the last year of the Eos convertible. For its last year of production the previous Sport trim is now being replaced by the Final Edition trim.

2017 VW Seven-Passenger SUV Will be Built in the U.S.

W has finally confirmed that its much talked about three-row midsize SUV is going to be produced at its Chattanooga, Tennessee plant starting at the end of 2016.

VW Reveals the Euro-Spec 2015 Passat

Volkswagen has released the first photos of the European-spec 2015 Passat ahead of its debut later this year at the Paris Motor Show.

VW Beetle Dune Gets the Green Light for 2016

It's being reported that VW has already given the Beetle Dune concept the green light with a production model expected to arrive in early 2016.

2014 VW Beetle Gets a Premium Package

VW has announced the availability of a new Premium Package for the 2014 Beetle, which is available on models that are powered by the 1.8T or TDI diesel engine.

VW Beetle Dune Concept Hits the Road, VW Reiterates That It's Production Ready

VW has released a new set of photos of the Beetle Dune Concept and reiterated the fact that it is basically production ready.

VW Beetle GRC Rallycross Car Unveiled with 544 Horsepower

VW has unveiled the Beetle GRC rallycross car, which will run later this season in the Red Bull Global Rallycross championship, driven by Tanner Foust and Scott Speed.

2015 VW Passat Teased Ahead of its Debut Next Month

VW has released a teaser of the eighth-generation 2015 Passat that will be sold in Europe and various other markets, but not in North America, which has a completely different Passat.

Turbocharge the Everyday: Watch What Happens When Tanner Foust Covers the 2015 VW GTI in GoPros [VIDEO]

To celebrate the launch of the 2015 VW GTI, VW is giving buyers a free GoPro camera this month. To promote the giveaway, VW has created a video where Top Gear TV host and rallycross driver Tanner Foust covers a GTI in GoPro cameras and then drives around performing everyday tasks.

2015 VW Golf and GTI Earn Top Safety Pick+ Rating

VW has announced that the 2015 Golf and GTI models equipped with optional forward collision warning have received the Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

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