Tag: Volkswagen

If NFL Players Were Cars

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Football season is back boys and girls. And while week one of the NFL was definitely a doozy for all involved, week two promises to be even more exciting.

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Voomeran Volkswagen Golf is Where Street Meets Track

Usually, lowering a car results in a lot of trade-offs, mainly in terms of a rougher ride and scraping the front fascia on every driveway. Well, with this Voomeran Volkswagen Golf Mk2, Osaka, Japan-based Euro Magic is hoping to have a ride that doesn’t sacrifice comfort, even with an incredibly low stance.

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1965 Volkswagen T1 Bus Splitscreen is German Perfection: Your Ride

The Volkswagen T1 bus is one of the most iconic shapes to come from the now massive German automaker. A staple of the mid-60′s hippie movement, the bus gained a reputation of peace and love. But there’s much more to the love-Bus. It paved the way for the minvan bombardment of the late 70s and continues to be hailed as a collectors item.

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German Police Going Green with Volkswagen e-Golf

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While police in Dubai have opted for high-flying supercars as of late, ze Germans are taking a much different approach to their newest pursuit vehicles – electric Volkswagen Golfs. Continue Reading »

Watch this VW Golf Slay a Gallardo and More [Video]

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It’s almost like the tale of David vs. Goliath. A Volkswagen Golf is proving to be a drag strip world beater against the likes of a BMW M6, Lamborghini Gallardo and Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG.  Continue Reading »

We Drove (Almost) Every Volkswagen Currently on Sale: Review

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Usually sometime during the summer, automakers like to wrangle up journalists like a herd of cattle, and let them loose on nearly every car in their current lineup. That happened last week when Volkswagen told me they’d be keeping me in some amazing hotel, feeding me, and letting me get behind the wheel of almost every car they sell in the U.S.

Some we liked more than others, but overall, it was an interesting look at what the VW brand is currently offering in the States.

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Next Volkswagen Golf Could Get an XL1 Makeover

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There are some designs that we just don’t get tired of looking at, and the ultra-eco Volkswagen XL1 happens to be one. Although VW will only build a scarce 200 examples, us normal people might see more and more of the car’s striking lines in the near future. Continue Reading »

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Star Chris Pratt Got His Break While Living in a Van

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You might know him as the lovable Andy Dwyer from Parks and Recreation. Or, if you were anywhere near a movie theater this weekend, you might know him as Star-Lord from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. However you know him, Chris Pratt is quickly becoming one of the silver screen’s favorite leading men.

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America’s 8 Most Unique Food Trucks

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The recipe for the food truck is simple. Take a step van, or a school bus, or Winnebago, add some zesty graphics, cookware, and voila – you’re ready to serve. However, the boxy delivery truck tends to be a bit overdone. Take a look at eight of the US’ most unique food trucks that you aren’t apt to overlook. Continue Reading »

Cars Departing for 2015: Some We’ll Miss, Some We Won’t

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With every new model year comes a new an arsenal of vehicles that we swoon over. Even cars that will eventually be regarded as boring garner a lot of attention, just because they are new on the scene. But what is forgotten are the cars that have to make way for these new models. Who will remember the outgoing models? We will.

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