Legions of Volkswagen owners had a choice to make when the company’s emissions cheats were uncovered. They could sell their cars back to the company or they could choose to have them repaired. That took care of the cars people had already purchased, but unsold cars were resigned to sitting on dealers lots. Now those […]
The big auto shows are an opportunity for automakers to show off their latest offerings. They’re where we get debuts of new models and sneak peeks at concept cars that show the future of automotive design and technology. Volkswagen took this year’s Geneva Motor Show as an opportunity to showcase the Sedric. It’s a fully […]
Station wagons were once the go-to choice for families, but they were usurped by minivans. Crossovers and SUVs came along to kick minivans to the curb and even sedans have suffered in the face of larger more versatile vehicles. Still, minivans remain popular with families and station wagons, though far different than how they looked […]
It’s hard to think of a time when the Volkswagen Beetle didn’t exist, but prior to 1949, nobody had ever seen one here. And if Doyle Dane Bernbach hadn’t gotten involved in 1960, it might have been one of hundreds of odd, European imports following World War II, rather than the runaway sales success it […]
Many automakers are moving towards dual clutch automatic transmissions. What you need to know.
There are lots of great things about winter, but clearing your windshield of snow and ice isn’t one of those things. It takes extra time in the morning, and it’s not efficient with at least one stubborn spot that will not come free. It’s usually just out of reach and definitely a distraction when you […]
The 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack looks familiar to any Subaru Outback owner in VW advertisements, but it has its own personality.
Are you tired of driving a car that matches front-to-back? Have you grown weary of the workaday drudgery of cohesive design? Do you hate logic? If you’ve answered yes to these questions, then your car has arrived.
Auto show season means it’s also the time when the Cars of the Year are awarded. Motor Trend is of course the best known. This year, the futuristic Chevy Bolt got the prize from MT as well the 2017 North American International Auto Show, and so we took a look on Craigslist to see how some […]