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The Next Volkswagen Golf R Might Get 400 HP, Making The World A Much Better Place

We’re living in dark times, my friends, dark times. What do I turn to to make things a little more bearable? Gin, for one. And a giant punch bowl of spaghetti. And maybe 400 horsepower in the form of the 2020 Volkswagen Golf R, if this rumor is true.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Miniature Ride-On VW Van Lets Your Kids Take a Year Off Preschool to Go Find Themselves

Growing up in the ‘80s, I assumed I was part of the generation that had the best kids’ toys: G.I. Joe, Transformers, Voltron. But after discovering this flawless miniature Volkswagen Camper Van that can actually be driven by a couple of toddlers, I’m genuinely envious of four-year-olds.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI Was More Of A Nightmare Than You Can Possibly Imagine

Recently I put together an article about the VW W8 Passat, a car so needlessly complicated and expensive to operate I was sure it was the most infamously unreliable Volkswagen in modern history. Then the V10 Touareg showed up and blew my mentions into smithereens.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Have You Ever Owned A W8 Passat, The Most Infamously Unreliable VW?

I don’t know if the W8 Passat was as unreliable as everyone remembers it to be, or if it was only that people who expected something approaching Camry-grade reliability from what was a reasonably exotic vehicle got loudly turned off by it. But I just know some of you out there have owned these things.Read […]

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There’s An Awesome Volkswagen Amarok For Sale In The U.S. But You Probably Shouldn’t Buy It

We love forbidden fruit, especially when that fruit is a diesel, manual, four-wheel drive small pickup truck not meant for the U.S. market, like the Volkswagen Amarok. Believe it or not, there’s one for sale in Pennsylvania right now, but you may not want to buy it. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Volkswagen’s New Microbus Will Get The Cargo Trim We Deserve

There’s nothing better suited to operate as both a delivery vehicle and an eye-catching rolling billboard than a cargo version of the new second-coming of the Volkswagen Microbus, and now we don’t have to worry about it anymore.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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VW Dieselgate Engineer Sentenced To 40 Months In American Prison

James Robert Liang—one of the engineers who helped design the defeat device that fooled U.S. emissions regulators into thinking VW TDIs were cleaner than they really were—is the first VW employee to be sentenced in the U.S. for participating in Dieselgate. And boy is he going to pay dearly.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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