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The SUV You Can’t Wait to Drive

Volkswagen has prepared a new large SUV for the 2018 model year to be the newest model to come in and show us what this brand is capable of offering us on the large SUV market. This new vehicle is the Volkswagen Atlas and it’s being built on the modular MQB platform that’s actually part… Read more »

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A Mobility Move by Volkswagen

The name of the game in the automotive world of today is mobility. The question that goes along with building the cars and trucks that we trust to get us where we need to go has to do with the livability surrounding your ownership of the vehicle you drive. Mobility is all about creating a… Read more »

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Hopefully the Final Piece

While the cost to bring most of those responsible for the Volkswagen emissions scandal to the US for prosecution is out of reach, US authorities still have jurisdiction over those executives who work and reside in the US. This scandal led to the arrest of Oliver Schmidt earlier this month. Mr. Schmidt is the Volkswagen… Read more »

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New to the Market and Change Talks have Begun

The newest model from Volkswagen is the full size Atlas. This is a three row SUV that provides the power and performance we’ve longed for from the German brand we love the most. This new SUV is big, it’s brawny and it makes a difference when it shows up on the road. This is a… Read more »

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Diesel Engines May be Gone but VW Keeps Moving Forward

We’ve discussed the Volkswagen diesel scandal ad nauseum and need to move on to what Volkswagen will be doing to improve the market and get back to making money in the US. The diesel scandal has already cost the brand $14.7 billion and has caused a serious decrease in the confidence we have in the… Read more »

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Although Cutting 30,000 Jobs, Volkswagen Keeps its Promise

The promise the leaders of the Volkswagen brand made when the diesel scandal erupted last year was to make sure workers wouldn’t suffer. Only those responsible for this blow to the company were to be held accountable, but the company recently announced they will cut 30,000 jobs which sounds like just the opposite. While cutting… Read more »

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2017 Volkswagen Touareg: More Space and Equipment for You

At the top of the Volkswagen lineup you’ll find a vehicle that seems to be out of place and not have a home in the SUV segments of the automotive market. This confusing SUV not only offers you a name that’s hard to pronounce (actually it’s not, but it looks strange) but it also offers… Read more »

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VW Employees Banned from Pokemon Go Distractions

If you haven’t played the new Pokemon Go game you may very well be in the minority at this time. This new GPS based version of the game that’s been a television series and a continuation of an already twenty year-long franchise has been created for several reasons. With this new game you can capture… Read more »

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Damn Those Pesky Emissions Tests

By now we are intimately familiar with the road Volkswagen has gone down over the past year which has them at the center of an emissions cheating scandal in their diesel powered vehicles. While we know the numbers with 685,000 vehicles affected, of which 600,000 were of the 2.0-liter variety and the remainder the 3.0-liter… Read more »

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Starting the Change

It’s been big news for the past few months that the diesel engines from Volkswagen were actually emitting much more pollutants into the atmosphere than originally reported.  This has become a major scandal that has affected Volkswagen around the world.  Not only has the reputation of the company and brand become tarnished because of this… Read more »