2015 VW Jetta to Receive Mid-Cycle Refresh; Sportwagen to Become a Golf

The Volkswagen Jetta will receive a mid-cycle refresh before the end of this year, in the process dropping the Sportwagen model, which will instead be branded as a Golf.

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2014 Ten Best Engines List Released by Ward's Auto

With an increased focus on efficiency, engines are constantly being updated. New technology is being added, such as direct injection, while older techniques are being refined, including turbocharging.

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Volkswagen's 2013 SEMA Showcase: New Engines, Special Cars
Volkswagen is showcasing a couple of exciting vehicular improvements and some specially modified cars at SEMA in Las Vegas this week.

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Has Volkswagen's US Market Plan Failed?

Several years ago Volkswagen launched an ambitious new product strategy for the U.S. market. It has failed.

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta Priced From $17,540

The 2014 Volkswagen Jetta gets itself a new 1.8-liter turbocharged engine that offers a five mpg improvement on the highway compared to the outgoing 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine.

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Volkswagen Car-Net Launched on Select 2014 Models

Volkswagen has launched the first generation of its Car-Net in-car assistance system on select 2014 models.

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Volkswagen Reels in 2013 US Sales Goals

Volkswagen is shrinking its U.S. sales target for 2013 to 440,000 units.

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2014 VW Jetta Ditches Five-Cylinder, Rear Torsion Beam

Volkswagen has been listening to the criticism of its latest-generation Jetta and has decided to update the 2014 model year compact sedan with several improvements.

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Volkswagen 1.8L Turbo Four Replacing 2.5L Five

Volkswagen will begin phasing out its 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine with the 2014 model year, the company announced today.

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Most Watched Videos of the Week: June 2 - June 9, 2013

Recapping the most watched videos from AutoGuide‘s YouTube channel this week, here’s a chance to catch up on what everyone else is talking about. This past week, AutoGuide was on hand for the official unveiling of the all-new, 2014 Toyota Corolla. Check out what the Japanese automaker has done to its entry-level, popular sedan.

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2013 Jetta GLI Gets More Power, Better Fuel Economy

Volkswagen is upgrading the Jetta GLI with the a new 2.0-liter, turbocharged engine with a slight bump in power over the 2012 model. 

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Ask AutoGuide No. 5 - In the Family Way

Last week was a lot like the British ocean liner Lusitania; it got sunk, but this time around it wasn’t the Kaiser’s fault. Instead of falling prey to a German U-Boat it was torpedoed by the New York Auto Show.

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Top 10 Most Inconspicuous New Vehicles

Are you self-conscious? Don’t like to stand out in a crowd? Would you rather blend into the background than be the center of attention? Well, when it comes to the automotive world, you are in luck. Some vehicles seem to have skipped class when it came time for their styling lesson. This is not to say they are ugly, but more that they lack any style whatsoever.

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2014 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen New Photos, Interior Revealed

Though the 2014 Volkswagen Golf Variant, or Jetta SportWagen as its sold in the US, has already leaked on the web before its Geneva Motor Show debut, some more photos popped up today revealing the wagon from all angles. 

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Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Praised for Biodiesel Capability

The National Biodiesel Board is commending Chevrolet for offering the its new diesel-powered Cruze compact sedan with an engine capable of burning B20 blended biodiesel fuel.

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