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Volkswagen T-Cross 1.0 TSI 95 2019 UK review

New compact crossover retains its classy, substantial feel on UK roads, even in mid-range, lower-powered form It’s absolutely no reflection on its expectations of the c...

Volkswagen T-Cross 1.0 TSI 95 2019 UK review

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Volkswagen Touareg 3.0 TSI 2019 UK review V6 petrol power comes to Volkswagen's flagship model but fails to make a strong case for itself The impact of Dieselgate is now being seen in the most unlikely of places. The widespread switch away from the fuel since you-know-what has now even rea...
11:34, 07/04/2019

Volkswagen Golf R M52 2019 UK review The hottest Volkswagen Golf is made even hotter by a performance upgrade from Mountune and Fifteen52 It would be an unlikely occurrence that, after an enthusiastic drive on your favourite B-road, you’d emerge from a Volkswagen Golf R and accuse it ...
21:17, 06/18/2019

Volkswagen Polo Beats 1.0 Evo 2019 UK review Volkswagen's classy Polo supermini is now available with a 79bhp three-cylinder motor. Is this the engine to go for? The Volkswagen Polo is a car we like here at Autocar. It might be quite a serious little thing, but it drives well, handles tidily ...
15:51, 06/06/2019

Volkswagen Passat GTE Estate 2019 review Plug-in hybrid Passat gets extra electric range and a lower price. Retains plenty of performance, with a multi-faceted, grown-up character that should suit a broad church. The eighth-generation VW Passat isn’t dead, and isn’t about to be killed off...
17:34, 06/19/2019

Volkswagen Passat GTE Advance 2019 UK review Updated plug-in hybrid saloon isn't the last word in driver engagement, but it is an impressively refined and comfortable Here’s a somewhat interesting historical fact: the Passat is Volkswagen’s oldest continuously running nameplate. If I were put...
12:34, 09/21/2019

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2.0 TDI 190 4Motion DSG 2019 UK review Volkswagen revitalises the eight-generation Passat range, starting with the beefed-up but smart-looking Alltrack estate The eighth-generation Volkswagen Passat has been refreshed, four years after it was launched in 2015. And this particular versio...
23:51, 09/18/2019

Volkswagen ID 3 2020 review Volkswagen’s first proper attempt at a ground-up EV has a familiar depth and variety of qualities. Still unfinished for now, but undoubtedly a car to watch. The Volkswagen ID 3 might be the most important new car, built by the world's biggest car-...
23:17, 07/04/2019

Volkswagen T-Cross 1.6 TDI SE 2019 Diesel power is no longer the obvious choice for a crossover, but the T-Cross TDI makes a convincing case for itself This diesel version of the new Volkswagen T-Cross would have been the staple of the range had it emerged a few years ago, and we al...
12:34, 09/21/2019

New Volkswagen Golf Mk8: unveiling set for autumn 2019 Volkswagen Golf Volkswagen's eighth-generation Golf has been shown in near-production form in testing livery Volkswagen has confirmed that it will unveil the eighth-generation Golf later this year, with the firm’s design chief promising that it wi...
22:51, 08/28/2019

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Is a Different Kind of Status Symbol The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon looks futuristic, but it feels a callback to the old school idea of a flagship sedan that exists just because. Built with aesthetic-first mentality, it’s not for everybody. But if you want a low-key glamorous, semi-upscale ...
04:51, 05/23/2019

2019 Volkswagen Ameo Class Round 1 Kicks Off In Coimbatore The 2019 Volkswagen Ameo Class will see 18 drivers battle it out over 10 races for the title, while VW Motosport India will also participate in the Indian Touring Car championship....
17:34, 06/22/2019

2019 Volkswagen Polo GT Facelift Spied Ahead Of Launch Images of the soon-to-be-launched 2019 Volkswagen Polo GT facelift have recently surfaced online, ahead of the car's launch, which is slated for tomorrow, September 4....
14:34, 09/03/2019

New 2019 Volkswagen Golf: spy shots reveal new high tech interior News 16 May, 2019 The Mk8 Volkswagen Golf is fast approaching, and new spy shots have uncovered the car's interior ahead of its Frankfurt debut...
18:51, 05/16/2019

2019 Frankfurt Motor Show: Volkswagen Unveils New Brand Logo Initially, the brand's locations and dealers in Europe will be changed over, followed by China in October. The changeover will then be implemented step-by-step in North and South America as well as......
10:00, 09/10/2019

2019 Frankfurt Motor Show: Volkswagen I.D 3 Makes Its Global Debut The Volkswagen ID.3 breaks cover at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show. It marks the coming of a new era for Volkswagen and it will hit the roads in Europe early next year....
10:00, 09/10/2019

2019 Volkswagen Polo And Vento Facelifts Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 5.82 Lakh Volkswagen India has introduced facelifted versions its most popular models - Polo and Vento - for the 2019 model year. Prices for the 2019 Volkswagen Polo facelift starts at Rs. 5.82 lakh and for the......
15:00, 09/04/2019

2019 National Car Racing Championship: Volkswagen Dominates Indian Touring Car Category In Round 1 Volkswagen Motorsport India dominated the first round of the Indian Touring Car (ITC) category in the 2019 National Car Racing Championship. The opening round of the season was held at the Kari Motor......
15:17, 06/23/2019

Volkswagen Ameo Class 2019: Pratik Sonawane & Saurav Bandopadhyay Dominate Round 2 It was an exciting second round of Volkswagen Ameo Class 2019 as the races of the weekend saw different outcomes. While the first race of the season saw Jeet Jhabakh take the lead in the championship,......
00:17, 07/23/2019

Volkswagen Ameo Class 2019: Jeet Jhabakh & Anmol Singh Sahil Lead Charge In Round 1 Volkswagen Motorsport India's first round of the 2019 National Championship Ameo Class saw Jeet Jhabakh secure the lead with two wins out of three races. The Hyderabad-based driver was at his dominant......
23:00, 06/23/2019

MG ZS EV 2019 review Cheap, spacious and all-round endearing electric version of MG's ZS soft-roader arrives as demand for battery models begins to accelerate and as the government drops benefit-in-kind tax for electric business cars Just lately, MG has been making hab...
22:34, 07/17/2019

Volvo S60 T5 2019 UK review Volvo takes on the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Mercedes C-Class et al with a saloon imbued with inviting Scandi-cool and sophistication In America, apparently they don’t put labels in boxes of assorted chocolates, telling you how each different delightf...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Alpina B7 2019 review Alpina's latest take on the 7-Series packs more performance than a limousine could ever need, but how does it handle? Shall we start with performance? We might as well, because from a manufacturer so lovingly devoted to the finer details – those of...
15:51, 05/20/2019

Mazda 3 2019 UK review Sharp-suited Mazda 3 touches down in UK. It’s got the handling smarts, but a weedy engine holds it back from obtaining class honours A pretty good reason for the likes of the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Golf to look over their shoulders. The previous...
15:51, 05/20/2019

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Review The world's most popular adventure motorcycle gets updated with a bigger engine with more power and more technology. We spend some time getting to know the new BMW R 1250 GS, and to see what makes it......
18:34, 07/26/2019

Audi A4 2019 review Tech upgrades give the A4’s cabin a welcome lift. Dynamically much the same as before, but it remains a refined, smooth operator. Sometimes it can be easy to momentarily lose sight of the fact that cars such as the Audi A4 are still relevant. We’re...
00:34, 07/17/2019

Audi S4 2019 review S4 ditches petrol for a V6 TDI engine and mild-hybridisation. Just how appealing is this diesel performance saloon? It doesn’t seem all that long ago that the Audi S4 was powered by a 4.2-litre, 339bhp V8. In fact, it wasn’t all that long ago that ...
00:34, 07/17/2019

Alpina XD3 2019 UK review Neat and pleasant BMW SUV impressively enhanced with all the usual stuff from the Alpina toolkit. Pricey, mind It’s not often that Porsche does favours for its German car-making rivals, but in the case of the Alpina XD3 compact SUV the famous sport...
05:00, 05/31/2019

Audi S7 2019 review Latest warmed five-door fastback ditches petrol for Audi’s surprisingly sporty hybrid diesel power Sounds a bit crude for such a good-looking car, but what we have here, mechanically speaking, is the closest product possible to the Audi S6 – also l...
11:17, 05/23/2019

Audi S6 2019 review Audi chooses a 48-volt-assisted TDI V6 for its latest performance exec, despite diesels being in the doldrums The easy way to view the arrival of the new Audi S6 is as a new and enticingly warmed-over executive four-door, a decent progression from ...
11:17, 05/23/2019

Mitsubishi ASX 2019 review Ageing ASX is spruced up with new front end and better technology, but can it cut it in such a competitive segment? It’s hard to ignore the Mitsubishi ASX’s perennial problem: outstanding rivals such as the Nissan Qashqai and Seat Ateca. The ASX is...
01:51, 06/11/2019

Kia Telluride SX 2019 review Kia goes large with all-new, eight-seat SUV for North America that majors on space, quality and refinement Kia continues the SUV revamp of its North American line-up with the new Telluride, a mid-size, three-row crossover. It’s a hotly contested, g...
16:17, 06/24/2019

BMW X4 M Competition 2019 review M Division's 503bhp version of the smaller BMW SUV-coupé has striking pace and sporting purpose This is the other new M Division performance SUV – except that BMW prefers to describe the X4 M Competition as a ‘sports activity coupé’. In this case, ...
00:34, 06/17/2019

BMW X3 M Competition 2019 review Has many of the dynamic hallmarks of BMW’s best M cars, but lacks a bit of effusive performance charm and SUV-typical dynamic versatility. The BMW X3 M Competition is at once quite a rare and special thing, and also about as common as new performan...
00:34, 06/17/2019

McLaren GT 2019 review Woking’s most user-friendly car to date is still a McLaren first and foremost, and a GT more in name than behaviour McLaren says this is a new kind of grand tourer. A lighter, more dynamic, more, er, McLaren-y kind of grand tourer. It exists becau...
14:51, 09/17/2019

Audi SQ8 TDI 2019 review Doesn’t offer as much pace or fun-factor as some in the class, but does technology, dynamic versatility, refinement and cruising range better than most. This is Audi Sport’s first performance version of the company’s range-topping SUV, the Q8. Lik...
00:34, 07/03/2019

Mercedes-AMG A45 S 2019 review Latest incarnation of Mercedes’ most potent A-Class arrives with a conversation-stopping 416bhp 2.0-litre turbocharged engine. This feels like we’ve come beyond hot hatch or even mega-hot hatch territories now, so I don’t quite know where we are. M...
00:17, 07/31/2019

BMW X2 M35i 2019 UK review The X2 visits BMW M to receive a hot-hatch drivetrain in its crossover-coupé body, with mixed results Cars that try to be all things to all people usually end up feeling as compromised as the brief suggests. That’s what BMW set out to avoid with th...
14:51, 09/17/2019

Audi Q7 2019 review Facelifted Q7 gains a fresh new look inside and out, the latest Audi infotainment systems, and 48V mild-hybrid powertrains. We head to Ireland to try it out A facelifted, fully WLTP-compliant version of the second generation Audi Q7; an SUV we’ve ...
00:17, 07/31/2019

Mazda CX-30 2019 review Mazda has used its impressive new 3 hatchback as the basis for a compact crossover The Mazda CX-30 is yet more evidence that the third age of the crossover is in full swing.If you’re a car maker, it’s probably already too late to jump on the first ...
19:01, 09/05/2019

Kia Xceed 2019 review Kia expands its family hatchback range ever further with the raised-height Xceed crossover According to Kia, the Xceed is a Crossover Utility Vehicle (CUV) that slots between its conventional Ceed hatchback and more traditional SUV models such as t...
17:00, 09/04/2019

Audi TT RS 2019 UK review Audi's stonkingly fast 'mini-R8' is back on sale after a year-long hiatus and a facelift. We drive it to see if it's still a worthwhile sports car On the face of it, a lightly updated version of Audi’s ultimate TT. But it’s more significant than it...
20:51, 05/22/2019

Polestar 1 2019 review Part petrol and lots of electric, the Polestar 1 is a luxury coupe that's bewilderingly complicated and lots of fun Do you worry that electrification will make all cars the same? Then the Polestar 1 is a reassuring thing: a 600bhp plug-in hybrid wi...
17:00, 06/17/2019

Lexus RC F 2019 UK review Can a £10k track pack turn this left-field alternative to the German fast coupe establishment into a must-buy? We get behind the wheel Mid-life revisions for Lexus’s offbeat two-door, driven on British bitumen for the first time and in range-toppin...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Audi SQ5 2019 review Audi’s high performance soft-road middleweight adopts new sporty V6 diesel hybrid power, cutting emissions and saving fuel Audi’s decision to break conventions by using a mild-hybrid diesel V6 for its middleweight sporty models is about to extend t...
11:17, 05/23/2019

Morgan Plus Six 2019 review All-new Morgan feels like progress in lots of ways, and has a world-class powertrain, but also feels like it's not yet the driver’s car it might be Picture Britain’s typical family-owned and operated business. The sort that mothers and fathers pass...
02:51, 07/03/2019

Honda NSX 2019 UK review Honda’s rare, alternative, unconventional and understated supercar has been tweaked rather than overhauled This is a refreshed version of the second-generation Honda NSX: a car we liked, though we always recognised that it was highly unlikely to ma...
19:01, 09/05/2019

Zenvo TSR-S 2019 review Hardcore Danish hypercar's party piece may be its active rear wing, but twin-supercharged V8 ensures it delivers high-speed thrills One of the most extreme hypercars in the world, and one which debuts an entirely new type of active rear wing. Also ...
14:51, 08/09/2019

BMW 730Ld 2019 UK review Refined diesel powerplant feels strongly suited to BMW’s luxurious executive flagship The entry-point of the revised, restyled 7 Series, and BMW’s renewed effort to make its executive flagship deliver on a luxury brief in ways the outgoing car coul...
18:51, 05/17/2019

2019 BMW X5 India Review We have already brought you an extensive review of the new 4th generation BMW X5 from its global drive in Atlanta, USA a few months ago. Now we test the car in India and tell you where it stands in......
18:17, 07/23/2019

BMW X2 M35i 2019 review Most potent X2 yet gets BMW M division's first four-pot in 33 years to challenge the likes of Audi's SQ2 The BMW X2 M35i is among a new class of high-riding performance cars that aim to bring traditional hot hatchback values to the premium crossove...
04:34, 05/18/2019

2019 Benelli Leoncino 500 Review The modern classic genre seems to be a popular flavour for commercial success in the global motorcycle industry these days, and Benelli India wants a piece of the action too. We test the new Benelli......
03:51, 08/16/2019

Porsche 911 Carrera 2019 review Once again, less is more for the Porsche 911, which is now available in its most basic form Think of a Porsche 911. Not any 911. One that's twin-turbocharged and rear driven, with huge tyres. One that'll sprint to 62mph in a shade over four seconds...
11:17, 08/29/2019

Porsche 911 Speedster 2019 review Porsche's fabled GT-car division turns out the 991-generation lights in spectacular fashion Strange that 65 years have passed since the name first appeared, and yet Porsche is still to fix what exactly a ‘Speedster’ should be.The lightweight 1954 o...
05:34, 05/15/2019

Ferrari F8 Tributo 2019 review Ferrari celebrates its mid-engined V8 sports car heritage with a heavily revised and more powerful version of the 488 GTB The Ferrari F8 Tributo is billed as a replacement for the 488 GTB, Ferrari’s ‘entry-level’ mid-engined supercar, but in realit...
02:34, 09/04/2019

Abarth 595 Esseesse 2019 review 70th Anniversary edition 595 gets a host of upgrades and barrels along with a gusto that helps you forgive its flaws The 595 Esseessee is essentially a lightly modified version of the existing 595 Competizione that has been wheeled out as part of A...
15:00, 06/20/2019

BMW Z4 2019 long-term review BMW's sporting offerings have lost their lustre in recent years. We have three months to find out if the new Z4 can turn that trend around Why we’re running it: The sporting appeal of BMW’s roadster has diminished over generations. We want to find o...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Mazda CX-30 2.0 Skyactiv-G 2019 review The 3-based Mazda CX-30 is the first SUV based on the Japanese brand’s latest hardware Naming a new car is always a tricky business. Not only does it have to somehow suit the car – not always easy if you’re just mixing letters and numbers – but it ...
00:34, 07/15/2019

Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster 2019 review Mercedes-AMG’s entry-level 911-chaser gets interior updates, and keeps a V8 ready to move mountains, but ride and handling remain supporting acts. The Mercedes-AMG GT super sport car, updated for the latest model year. Clearly anxious to avoid accu...
12:51, 07/16/2019

Porsche Panamera GTS 2019 UK review GTS is the sweet spot for much of Porsche's range. Is that the case for the big five-door coupé? GTS, sitting halfway between regular Porsche and health warning-attached Turbo, tends to be shorthand for ‘our favourite version’ of big Porsches. So l...
23:51, 05/31/2019

BMW 3 Series 330e 2019 review Quick and sophisticated, it makes a serious case for plug-in hybrids, and maintains the model’s reputation for class-leading excellence - though not without some sacrifice Take two otherwise identical versions of any given car and the conventionall...
05:17, 08/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 2019 UK review Entry-level GLE offers a smart, roomy interior, but seems to suffer for not having the E-Active air suspension The fourth-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE made quite the impression when we first tested it in the US last year. You see, it seemed to offe...
21:34, 05/10/2019

Toyota GR Supra 2019 review A welcome addition to a small but growing class of purpose-built sports cars. Clearly a car with great potential, but not all of it has been realised yet More than anything, this Toyota Supra is remarkable for the fact it exists. The imperative tha...
14:51, 05/15/2019

Skoda Superb 2.0 TDI Evo 2019 review Executive car gains two new engines and minor aesthetic nip and tuck while remaining as comfortable and practical as ever This is the facelifted version of the third-generation Skoda Superb: the large, hugely practical and comfortable barge champio...
13:17, 07/05/2019

Porsche Macan S 2019 UK review Mid-range, mid-spec Porsche SUV proves how spec-sensitive the modern performance 4x4 can be. Still impressive to drive, but limited in one or two other ways The meat right out of the middle of the Porsche Macan compact SUV range. This is our first ...
15:00, 06/28/2019

Mercedes-Benz EQC 2019 review Mercedes’ first proper electric car hits a competitive mark dynamically and might exceed rivals for comfort and refinement. Big appeal for both the eco-conscious and tech-savvy; maybe a touch less for the interested driver. For a company that has b...
05:34, 05/15/2019

Skoda Scala SE L1.6 TDI 2019 UK review With right-hand drive models due later this year, we drive a left-hooker on UK roads for the first time It’s a diesel engined example of Skoda’s new Scala, which we’ve already driven in flagship 1.5 TSI petrol form. If you missed the recent arrival...
08:17, 06/14/2019

Bentley Continental GT V8 2019 review Bentley takes the less is more approach with V8-powered Conti and scores the most convincing and enjoyable result in the recent history of the mainstream Bentley Predictably enough, it’s Bentley’s now not-so new Continental GT boasting a 4-litre tw...
09:00, 06/26/2019

Skoda Scala 1.5 TSI SE 2019 UK review Does the new family-friendly hatchback, driven here in mid-range SE spec, also have driver appeal? This, as I’m sure you’ll be well aware by now, is the new Skoda Scala. Even in the mid-range SE specification we’ve got here (previously we’ve only t...
12:17, 07/04/2019

Mercedes-AMG CLA45 2019 review Saloon-cum-coupé take on the A-Class gets the hardcore ‘45’ treatment, coming away with only subtle characteristic differences from the hatch. The CLA is the four-door saloon version of the A-Class, although Mercedes likes to call it a coupé becaus...
00:17, 07/31/2019

Jaguar XE HSE R-Dynamic 300 2019 UK review 3 Series chaser now has greatly improved looks and equipment, and is better in other ways too This is an extremely important car for Jaguar: the carefully crafted mid-life revision of a compact executive saloon they launched in mid-2015, full of ho...
09:00, 06/26/2019

Toyota GR Supra 2019 UK review Won’t depose the affordable sports car class’ mid-engined elite, but brings welcome muscle, character, fun and variety allthesame. The fifth-generation Toyota Supra – the cult Japanese sports car that had twenty-four all-but unbroken years of cont...
08:17, 05/28/2019

2019 GMC Yukon XL review: 8 things to like (and 5 not so much) The GMC Yukon XL narrows its sights on rivals like the Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator, Nissan Armada and Toyota Sequoia.       ...
21:17, 08/16/2019

Audi RS5 Sportback 2019 UK review Family-friendly version of Audi’s RS5 has landed in the UK and mixes greater passenger space with incredible cross-country pace A long time coming, that’s for sure. Despite being revealed at the New York motor show way back in March 2018, this is t...
21:34, 06/26/2019

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our first passenger rides and test drives on the Continent, the ST version of the fourth-generation Ford ...
16:17, 08/14/2019

Subaru XV e-Boxer 2019 UK review Small-scale electrification offers minor improvements in efficiency and responsiveness, but quirky Subaru XV remains a left-field choice This is the new Subaru XV e-Boxer and, unfortunately, there are absolutely no points up for grabs for guessing ...
23:51, 09/12/2019

Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X 2.0 2019 review By making a petrol work more like a diesel, can the Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X show there’s still life in the internal combustion engine? This may look like a humble, if rather stylish hatchback, but there’s more to the Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X than meets the e...
00:34, 07/15/2019

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 2019 review Porsche reprises arguably the finest drivers' car of its generation, with an all-new engine but the same purist philosophy You’re looking at the second-generation Cayman GT4, and therefore your new departure point into the big-winged world of Porsc...
06:34, 07/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 2019 UK review New-generation four-door coupé combines sporting performance and refinement in an attractive compact saloon When it was launched in 2013, the Mercedes-Benz CLA promised refinement and performance in an elegantly swooping saloon package. A world sal...
09:17, 06/27/2019

2019 BMW S 1000 RR First Ride Review We hit a few laps around the Buddh International Circuit on a sweltering day with the new 2019 BMW S 1000 RR, a bike which can be lightning fast, yet easy enough to manage for riders new to a 200......
10:51, 07/02/2019

Lamborghini Huracan Evo 2019 UK review A new brain helps the Huracan Evo correct the dynamic wrongs of its predecessor, and its V10 is now even more ferocious It’s not often you find worthwhile, literal meaning in a car’s name, but the Lamborghini Huracán Evo is one such car. So extensi...
17:17, 08/02/2019

Lynk&Co 01 PHEV 2019 review Europe-bound Chinese SUV introduces clever three-cylinder hybrid powertrain we expected to first test in the Volvo XC40 The globalised nature of the car industry throws up some strange anomalies.Back in May 2016, Volvo previewed the XC40 at an even...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Skoda Kamiq 1.0 TSI 115 DSG 2019 review Skoda has used its supermini platform to create a practical compact crossover; we test it with the mid-level petrol engine This is the Skoda Kamiq: a compact crossover hatchback whose headlights are upside down. That might be the most daring and en...
07:51, 08/24/2019

Mobile Security Review 2019 AV-Comparatives’ latest Mobile Security Report 2019 is now available! 11 security products for Android have been thoroughly tested and reviewed! https://www.av-comparatives.org/tests/mobile-security-review-2019...
18:17, 07/25/2019

Mac Security Review/Test 2019 We have reviewed and tested eleven security solutions on Apple’s macOS Mojave. Read our Mac Security Test & Review 2019 to see which security solutions have been approved. Relevance of Mac security software  The closed Apple ecosystem reduces th...
17:17, 06/24/2019

BMW 1 Series 118d 2019 review Front-driven 1 Series may not drive like a traditional BMW but otherwise delivers on upmarket family hatch values It’s the all-new (and here comes the controversy) front-wheel-drive BMW 1 Series in its likely best-selling form. We’ve known this cha...
00:34, 07/17/2019

iPad mini (2019) Review The iPad mini is back, apparently by popular demand. Many thought the mini might be gone for good, but much like Apple’s release of the iPhone SE, the company’s meeting users’ demands for a smaller, up-to-date device with the 2019 iPad mini. It’s a s...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Audi Q3 Sportback 2019 review The Q3 Sportback is a more sporting take on Audi's compact SUV; we try it out with the range-topping petrol engine under the bonnet This is the new Audi Q3 Sportback, and you’ll know by now what happens when a manufacturer tacks a suffix like ‘Spor...
00:17, 08/30/2019

BMW 1 Series M135i 2019 review Fastest BMW 1 Series is quick and accomplished but lacks the character of the old M140i Essentially, it’s the fast flagship of the new BMW 1 Series line-up - and it’s arguably even more controversial than its lower-powered front-wheel-drive sibling...
00:34, 07/17/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 Review Yes, we rode the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 at the Buddh International Circuit a few months ago and this time, we take it for a spin on regular city roads to see how it fares as a daily ride!...
13:51, 08/05/2019

Peugeot 508 SW Puretech 225 GT 2019 UK review More potent petrol engine and adaptive suspension do little to change the 508 wagon’s lack of ride refinement The expanded, more sensible estate version of Peugeot’s rakish compact saloon, which gains in rear storage space but creates debate as to ...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Ford Focus ST 2019 review Ford’s hot hatch formula for the class-leading Fiesta ST has been applied to the 276bhp Mustang-engined Focus ST. Does it work? Normally, we would not begin a review of the latest, possibly greatest hot hatchback with a reference to Ferrari, but be...
12:34, 07/01/2019

2019 BMW 7 Series Facelift Review A surprisingly large facelift from BMW, but one the company felt was necessary on the 7 Series sedan. India will as always get just the long wheelbase and we have details on which engines are coming......
13:17, 07/19/2019

BMW i3S 2019 long-term review Will a larger battery make the more potent version of BMW's electric hatchback fun to drive outside of commuter hours? We have six months to find out Why we’re running it: To see whether this trailblazing small EV has evolved enough to still be cons...
09:51, 06/07/2019

Nio ES6 Premier Edition 2019 review Smaller, sportier Chinese SUV promises much but faces strong competition ahead of an eventual European launch The ES6 is the second car from Chinese electric start-up Nio, and here we're driving it some time ahead of its official on-sale date in Ju...
15:51, 05/22/2019

Audi R8 Spyder 2019 UK review Convertible R8 isn’t an outstanding driver’s car, but its V10 soundtrack and refined manners appeal in their own unique way This is the 2019 version of Audi’s R8 Spyder, which has finally touched down in the UK following its reveal last year. It’s ...
13:51, 05/02/2019

Alpina B4 S Edition 99 2019 review Last hurrah for the current B4 S Biturbo brings unprecedented athleticism for an Alpina, but it's limited to just 99 cars The Edition 99 is a last-of-the-line special for the B4 S Biturbo – tiny Alpina’s equivalent to the BMW M4 CS, if you like. Bu...
12:00, 05/20/2019

MG ZS 2019 long-term review What distinguishes a modern MG besides the famous badge it wears? We're finding out over six months Why we’re running it: To see if reborn MG’s poster child is as easy to live with as the established names in the class Month 1 - Specs Life with a...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Audi S6 Avant TDI 2019 UK review Sporty version of new A6 offers extra pull without pushing the model too far from practical sensibilities Have you heard? Diesels are as relevant as Theresa May. No one buys them anymore because they’re NOx-ious... But Audi doesn’t care. It loves i...
10:34, 07/26/2019

Bentley Continental GTC 2019 UK review New Conti Convertible has all the many advantages of a new platform, seen already in the Coupe. It’s in a class of its own. Bentley has just revealed a convertible version of its second generation Continental GT, identical in every important way to...
07:00, 05/24/2019

Apple iPad Air (2019) Review After a long time spread in between, Apple’s iPad Air 2 finally received a proper successor! Technically, the iPad Air (2019) arrives nearly 4.5 years after the iPad Air 2, which is a staggering amount of time in the world of tech. Until the arrival ...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Peugeot 508 SW 1.5 BlueHDI 130 2019 review Estate body takes the edge off the 508’s style, and doesn’t address all of the car’s practicality limitations. Driving experience is a mixed bag. The Peugeot 508 saloon has now been on UK roads for long enough to feel like a familiar sight. That’s ...
03:34, 06/03/2019

Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S Coupe 2019 review Should you buy this 503bhp twin-turbo V8 brute over the likes of the Jaguar F-Pace SVR and Alfa Romeo Stelvio QV? This is the facelifted version of the fastest SUV Mercedes makes. Like all models in the GLC range, the superheated AMG 63 and 63 S ha...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Alpina B4 S 2019 long-term review Alternative take on a 4 Series combines power with comfort - but what is it like to live with? We'll be finding out over three months Why we’re running it: To see whether £65,000 is too much for a 4 Series without an ‘M’ on its rump Month 2 - Month...
07:51, 06/02/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF First Ride Review We spend a few laps at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) with the updated 155 cc Suzuki Gixxer SF to see if anything has changed in the bike's personality....
08:51, 05/22/2019

Audi Q5 55 TFSIe quattro 2019 UK review Plug-in SUV is compellingly fast and well rounded. Take advantage of the electric efficiency or tax benefits and it’s a winner What difference can 1g/km of CO2 make? To the planet, it’s a very small step in the right direction. But for company car ...
12:34, 09/21/2019

2019 Triumph Speed Twin Review The Triumph Speed Twin is the latest addition to company's modern classic ranks and it might be a Bonnie, but it scores high on performance. It is perhaps one of the top modern classic motorcycles......
14:17, 08/13/2019

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 First Ride Review We spend some time with the new 250 cc motorcycle from Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited, the all-new Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC)....
01:51, 05/22/2019

Skoda Octavia vRS Challenge 2019 UK review We drive Skoda's top-flight special edition of the Octavia vRS to see if it's worth splashing out on We’re already plenty familiar with this generation of Octavia vRS. It’s been on sale since 2013, after all, and is entering its twilight years afte...
14:51, 05/21/2019

Volvo XC90 B5 R-Design AWD 2019 UK review New mild-hybrid tech keeps diesel as the most sensible choice for Volvo’s most family-friendly SUV The first stage of Volvo’s journey towards a new normal. This mildly refreshed XC90 is the first mild hybrid to leave the factory since it was announ...
19:17, 08/01/2019

Bentley Bentayga Hybrid 2019 review Bentley’s first hybrid does the job well on paper, but loses a significant chunk of the charm we have long come to associate with the brand A very important and, indeed, significant car. It is the first step on the road towards Bentley’s stated goa...
02:51, 07/03/2019

2019 Hero Pleasure Plus 110 First Ride Review It's light, nimble, easy to handle, and it's one of the most affordable scooters in its segment. We spend some time with the new Hero Pleasure Plus, the newest 110 cc scooter from Hero MotoCorp....
20:51, 05/15/2019

Aston Martin DBS Volante 2019 UK review Aston removes the roof from its super-GT coupe, to create the DBS Superleggera Volante, with more than 700 horsepower and a price of nearly £250,000 This might be one of those ‘how much is too much?’ pieces. Ever wondered what 715bhp in a grand tou...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Bentley Bentayga Speed 2019 review New Speed model replaces original W12 Bentayga, adding more power and poise to an already fine example of its art. Not much to look at, but great to travel in Change comes fast down Bentley way. At the beginning of last year, those interested in a ...
02:17, 05/30/2019

2019 Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC Review We ride the new Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC in the Himalayan foothills, over twisty mountain roads, gravel and rocky trails, and spend a day checking out how off-road capable the new Scrambler is. And......
15:34, 05/28/2019

McLaren 720S Spider 2019 UK review Super Series McLaren joins the roadster ranks to rival drop-tops from Ferrari and Lamborghini. We drive it in the UK for the first time There are lots of big numbers associated with the McLaren 720S Spider, but here's a small one: 12%.Admittedly, i...
18:00, 06/14/2019

2019 BMW 7 Series Hybrid First Drive Review The BMW 7 Series gets a comprehensive update for 2019 and we get a chance to drive the hybrid version of the luxury sedan right after it was launched in India with prices starting at Rs.1.65 crore......
20:51, 08/02/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLC 300d 2019 review The 241bhp 2.0-litre diesel 300d replaces both the 250d and 350d. Is it the new pick of the GLC range? Mercedes has given its whole GLC compact SUV line-up a mid-life makeover in an effort to keep it competitive in an increasingly crowded market se...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2019 review The Renault Megane RS Trophy-R, the hottest of Meganes, thrills like a great Megane should There are some pure driver’s cars that manufacturers just always get right: I’m particularly thinking GT Porsches, mid-engined Ferrari specials and extreme ...
13:17, 07/05/2019

2019 TVS Apache RR 310 Track Ride Review In a year and a half since launch, the TVS Apache RR 310 has got a fair few updates. For 2019, the motorcycle gets a 'race-tuned' slipper clutch along with a new colour option called 'Phantom Black'.......
11:34, 05/29/2019

BMW 3 Series 320d M Sport 2019 UK review Arguably the most important model in the new 3 Series line-up proves diesel, and the Ultimate Driving Machine, are alive and well We live in times, most honest road testers will tell, when it can occasionally feel a touch overwhelming. So much meta...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Renault Megane RS Trophy-R 2019 UK review The hottest Megane is still an incredibly hardcore hot hatch, but it's a more coherent, likeable product than its siblings A £72,140 Renault Mégane. As in seventy-two thousand, one-hundred-and-forty pounds sterling. If you were looking for a measur...
23:51, 09/12/2019

BMW 3 Series 330d M Sport 2019 UK review The six-cylinder diesel version of the previous 3 Series was the best performance executive car you could buy. Has anything changed? The BMW 330d is the latest version of a fast, frugal compact executive saloon that needs little introduction.Before...
00:17, 07/31/2019

Ssangyong Korando 1.6 Ultimate 2019 UK review Fourth-generation mid-size SUV touches down with a sharp new look, competitive towing capabilities and generous kit The arrival of the fourth-generation Ssangyong Korando finally confirms that the South Korean manufacturer is fully capable of produ...
06:00, 08/22/2019

DS 7 Crossback 2019 long-term review The Citroen spin-off brand’s first bespoke model is out to convince us it’s a premium offering Why we’re running it: To see if Citroën’s luxury offshoot has finally built a car with the right mix of integrity and premium feel to take on the German, ...
21:17, 08/07/2019

Ssangyong Korando Ultimate 1.6 2019 UK review Fourth-generation mid-sized SUV touches down with a sharp new look, competitive towing capabilities and generous kit The arrival of the fourth-generation Ssangyong Korando finally confirms that the South Korean manufacturer is fully capable of prod...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Fiat 500X 1.3 Sport 2019 review The sportiest version of Fiat's compact crossover aims for more fun and extra style even without additional power Everything might seem like a bit part in Fiat's plans next to the small but mighty 500, yet as the 500X turns five, its global sales h...
18:51, 09/09/2019

Suzuki Swift Attitude 2019 UK review Suzuki Swift Attitude gets a sporty exterior and rev-happy 1.2-litre naturally aspirated motor. How does the special-edition supermini stack up? Suzuki has high hopes for its new Swift Attitude. Historically, the special-edition supermini has been ...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Mitsubishi L200 Barbarian X 2019 UK review Strong-selling pick-up truck gets comprehensive body and interior upgrades plus a cleaner new engine Mitsubishi has been making hay with its L200 pick-up truck since the end of the 1970s, and given the continued rise in popularity of four-door mode...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Volvo V60 Cross Country T5 2019 UK review Volvo's handsome V60 Cross Country touches down in the UK in T5 petrol guise. We put it to the test This is a Volvo V60 Cross Country - a car we’ve had a fair amount of experience in now, and have actually come to like quite a lot for its laid-back...
19:01, 09/05/2019

Ferrari 488 Pista Spider 2019 review More satisfying than any alternative drop-top supercar, if ultimately and inevitably less precise than the 488 Pista coupé A few months ago, I polled some car people on what their dream three-car garage would be. The answers were satisfyingly ecle...
15:51, 06/05/2019

Peugeot 508 2019 long-term review French compact saloon faces its latest test: six months on our long-term fleet Why we’re running it: To see if Peugeot’s smart new generation of saloons really do offer a viable alternative to German premium rivals Month 1 - Specs Life with a Peu...
17:51, 07/26/2019

F1 2019 review – sublime motorsports simulation PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC; CodemastersUnquestionably the best-looking Formula One game ever, with incredibly convincing car handling – and you don’t have to be Lewis Hamilton to playFormula One fans should be pleased that F1 2019 is arriving with 1...
12:34, 06/27/2019

Jaguar XE 2019 long-term review Should more people searching for a true driver's car consider Jaguar's compact saloon? We're finding out over six months with an XE Why we’re running it: To evaluate Jaguar’s under-appreciated entry saloon and discover whether some of the UK’s BMW 3...
11:51, 06/14/2019

2019 Renault Duster Facelift Review The Renault Duster gets another big facelift for 2019 to keep the sales going till the 3rd generation Duster comes to India by 2021. Is it a case of too little too late? Or will the new Duster be able......
18:17, 07/23/2019

Vauxhall Vivaro Life 2019 review Passenger version of Vauxhall's popular van gets French underpinnings – and a plush interior It’s the new Vivaro: thorn in the side of Ford’s best-selling Transit (and its Torneo derivatives) and unassuming saviour of Vauxhall’s long-standing plant...
12:51, 06/26/2019

Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Cabriolet 2019 UK review Four-wheel drive makes the new 911 Cabriolet one of the most versatile sports cars you can buy – but should you? For now, the Carrera 4S Cabriolet is the most expensive version of the new 992-generation Porsche 911.Interestingly, it’s not the most ...
05:17, 08/15/2019

BMW 3 Series 330i M Sport 2019 UK review Brilliant handling smarts allied to greater sophistication and completeness than any 3 Series before it The ‘G20’ new-generation BMW 3 Series for you – maybe. While its UK sales will be dwarfed by those of the 320d (a full road test on which you’ll...
02:00, 05/06/2019

Tesla Model 3 Performance 2019 UK review Much ballyhooed ‘affordable’ electric saloon will be in showrooms later this year, making the question of its suitability for Britain’s awful roads look all the more urgent. We take it to some favourite ‘ride’ roads to discover the truth There can’...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary 2019 UK review Mazda is celebrating its iconic roadster's 30th with yet another special-edition model, but is it worth the extra? Here we have another special-edition Mazda MX-5: a car that has been sold in more special editions, over the years, than almost any o...
16:34, 07/24/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 400d 2019 UK review Range-topping diesel SUV gets a fine engine and interior but not the driving dynamics to match We’re now getting through the range of the fourth-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE (once known as M-Class), which brings us here to the most potent diesel-po...
01:51, 08/06/2019

Kia e-Niro 2019 long-term review It impressed in our road test - now it's time to find out if Kia has created the first affordable EV that's truly easy to live with Why we’re running it: To find out if the e-Niro truly is an electric car you can own without having to make any compr...
13:17, 05/26/2019

Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro review (2019): This is the one Last fall, Apple finally updated the MacBook Air. In doing so, it made choosing the best entry-level Mac laptop far more complicated than necessary. The Air was directly pitted against the 12-inch MacBook and the cheapest 13-inch MacBook Pro (s......
18:51, 07/17/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 review A uniquely capable off-roader, albeit with minimal drama in the engine department It’s a Ford Raptor, but not the Ford Raptor - you know, the American big pick-up with the engine from the Ford GT. This is the more Euro-friendly Ford Ranger Raptor, ...
13:51, 05/02/2019

Volvo XC40 T5 AWD R-Design Pro 2019 UK review Scandi-cool compact SUV gets its most powerful petrol engine yet, plus some software upgrades courtesy of Polestar Volvo’s smallest SUV, now updated for 2019 with a selection of extra standard equipment and improved safety kit.The XC40 is comfortab...
18:51, 07/25/2019

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 Touring 2019 review New Touring version of Jaguar Project 8 ditches the big wing in search of a more subtle, road-biased approach Sales of the track-hardened, Nürburgring lap time-beating Jaguar XE SV Project 8 have been slow, despite there being a limited production ...
04:18, 09/03/2019

Vauxhall Astra 1.2 145 Elite Nav 2019 UK review An all-new family of efficiency-enhanced engines, some mostly effective chassis mods and a few trim and equipment upgrades usefully sharpen the Astra’s appeal You might be surprised to learn that F1 racer Lance Stroll is mulling the purchase of a V...
15:17, 08/29/2019

Jeep Renegade 1.0 Longitude 2019 UK review Updated Renegade arrives in the UK with downsized three-cylinder engine – could it be the sweetspot of the range? You may have seen Jeep now outsells Land Rover in Europe, reversing the trend of a lifetime. And it’s the Renegade – the brand’s sure-...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Review: The 2019 GMC Yukon XL is a $74,000 monster truck If you want a large SUV, there are a lot of options. But if you want an extra large SUV, your options are more limited. CNBC looks at how the Yukon XL stacks up....
00:34, 07/23/2019

Hyundai Ioniq Electric 2019 review More power and extended range for Hyundai’s versatile family hatchback EV, which continues to prioritise practicality over driving involvement The third and least fossil fuel-dependent of Hyundai’s Ioniq hatchback line-up, updated for 2019 with new...
22:51, 08/28/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell 2019 review Intriguing variant of plush SUV is powered by both a hydrogen fuel cell and a conventional rechargeable battery Like the rest of the GLC range, the intriguing and rather effective plug-in hydrogen fuel cell version has received modest exterior styl...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine 2019 UK review Want a fast executive saloon but don't want to shout about it? Volvo's new S60 T8 could be for you. We try it in the UK for the first time. Volvo’s very modernist approach to the performance saloon format. And it will be a direction that the establ...
03:51, 09/18/2019

Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Roadster 2019 review Take the roof off an Aventador SVJ and what do you get? Arguably the most memorable supercar on sale Jota. At Lamborghini, the name carries a level of expectation. The SVJ Roadster – that's Super Veloce Jota – is therefore the ultimate expression o...
02:51, 08/20/2019

Nissan Leaf e+ Tekna 2019 UK review Range-topping electric hatch gets bigger battery for more range and more powerful motor. Is it worth the price jump? When the original Nissan Leaf came out in 2010, owners were claiming a real-world range of little more than 70 miles. By the time t...
02:51, 06/20/2019

Porsche Cayenne Coupe 2019 UK review Porsche’s BMW X6 rival lands in the UK, and we get behind the wheel of the base model to see if cheapest is best The new Porsche Cayenne Coupé is an answer for those who think Porsche’s latest SUV is just too SUV-shaped and too darn practical.Porsc...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Kia Ceed 2019 long-term review The latest Ceed is the best yet. But is it now good enough to be a real contender? We found out over five months Why we ran it: To see if the new, Europe-designed Ceed is a true Volkswagen Golf rival or still a bit of a family hatchback also-ran Mo...
23:51, 05/31/2019

Maserati Levante Trofeo 2019 review Most extreme Maserati SUV is as characterful as it gets thanks to a Ferrari-derived V8 In a nutshell this is the maddest, baddest and fastest Maserati SUV a (not inconsiderable) sum of money can buy. With the thirst for high-end, high performance o...
13:34, 07/11/2019

Alpine A110 Pure 2019 UK review Entry-level Alpine is billed as the purest expression of an already sublime driver's car The Pure is the entry-level Alpine A110 – not that this should put you off in the slightest. In the world of thoroughbred performance cars, the simplest variat...
23:51, 05/31/2019

Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder 2019 review Removing the roof from the Cayman GT4 might seem like sacrilege, but the result is sublime If you know the new Porsche 718 Cayman GT4, you know the new Porsche 718 Boxster Spyder.One may get top billing as the trackday star while the other plays se...
14:51, 07/15/2019

Fiat 500X 1.4 Sport 2019 review The sportiest version of Fiat's compact crossover aims for more fun and extra style even without additional power Everything might seem like a bit part in Fiat's plans next to the small but mighty 500, yet as the 500X turns five, its global sales h...
13:34, 09/09/2019

Jeep Compass Trailhawk 2019 review Jeep’s compact Compass crossover goes to another level of off-road ability in Trailhawk form Jeep’s expanding range of SUVs and full-on 4x4s doesn’t always make it across the Atlantic, but the UK is getting the Trailhawk.Based on the Compass 2.0-li...
03:51, 06/06/2019

Renault Clio TCe100 Iconic 2019 review Overhauled Clio opens Renault’s door to autonomous driving, but how good it is to drive yourself? Disregard the familiar visual cues: the fifth-generation Renault Clio is very much new, right down to its unseen – and never-before-seen – platform.Ev...
13:17, 06/21/2019

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2019 review New Discovery Sport is comfortable, refined and incredibly well mannered – as long as you drive it sensibly Make no mistake: there’s a lot more that’s new about this updated Land Rover Discovery Sport than immediately meets the eye. Sure, it looks ...
04:51, 09/13/2019

Dacia Duster 2019 long-term review More than great value, is the new model simply a great SUV? We aim to find out Why we’re running it: To find out if Dacia's new Duster offer a few little luxuries to overtake more expensive rivals, while still being a practical workhorse Month 4 - ...
12:00, 06/13/2019

Audi A6 Avant 2019 long-term review Has Audi’s latest exec challenger raised its game as a sporting choice or all-rounder? We found out with back-to-back stints in a saloon and estate Why we ran it: To see if Audi has finally made an executive car with the broad appeal needed to truly...
15:51, 06/06/2019

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E300de 2019 UK review Mercedes has introduced a super-efficient diesel-electric hybrid plug-in hybrid powertrain to the E-Class. Is it any good? Here is a potential solution to the biggest problem with pretty much every plug-in hybrid (PHEV) on sale today.You see, PHEVs...
05:00, 05/02/2019

2019 Ducati Diavel 1260 S First Ride Review Ducati ups the power-cruiser genre with the new Ducati Diavel 1260. But it's more than just a cruiser with an updated engine. It packs a level of performance and agility that will leave most cruisers......
10:34, 06/25/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 350de 4Matic 2019 review A competitive electric-only range makes this new diesel-electric plug-in hybrid SUV a smooth operator in urban areas This is the latest model to join the second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE line-up: the GLE 350de 4Matic. It’s also the latest in wha...
07:18, 09/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz A250e EQ Power 2019 review Plug-in hybrid A250e will be the first A-Class hatch not powered purely by a diesel or petrol engine The Mercedes-Benz A250e EQ Power hatchback is one of three new plug-in hybrid models launched by the German firm in its compact class line-up. It's...
07:18, 09/14/2019

Hyundai Tucson 1.6 CRDi N-Line 2019 review Hyundai gives its mid-size SUV an N-inspired sporting treatment. We drive it to see if it's all style and no substance Here we have another example of Hyundai’s halfway-house sporting trim line, applied to the brand’s big-selling family SUV. We fir...
18:51, 05/17/2019

Ford Focus ST Estate 2.0 Ecoblue 2019 review Can the diesel-powered estate version of the new hot Ford Focus excite in quite the same way as the petrol hatchback? This is the far extreme of the new Ford Focus ST family from the petrol hatchback that we've already reviewed. The 2.0-litre Ecobl...
20:34, 07/02/2019

Hyundai Ioniq plug-in hybrid 2019 review Smarter looks inside and out, plus upgraded infotainment for great-value plug-in hatch, but it still lacks dynamic sparkle Essentially, this is a mildly facelifted version of Hyundai’s Toyota Prius-rivalling family hatchback, which is available as ...
01:34, 07/09/2019

Honda Insight Hybrid Touring 2019 review Third-generation, US-only Insight seeks new converts with cutting-edge hybrid drivetrain wrapped in conventional styling The Insight name returned to Honda’s American line-up for 2019 after five years away. This Prius challenger is far more convent...
15:34, 06/25/2019

Porsche Cayenne Coupe Turbo 2019 review Costs more than the standard car and is little different to drive but certainly has an appeal all of its own Sorry to start with a cliche, but the Porsche Cayenne Coupé really is one of those cars that appears to be an answer to a question you thou...
13:00, 05/21/2019

Seat Leon Cupra R ABT 4Drive ST 2019 UK review Fastest Seat estate gets even faster with manufacturer-approved tune There’s something decidedly satisfying about a fast estate car. A good one lets drivers make compromises without feeling that life is getting the better of them - and this limited...
02:34, 06/21/2019

Cupra Ateca 2019 long-term review Is the first solo Cupra model a worthy debut for Seat's new standalone brand? We're finding out over five months Why we’re running it: To assess if Cupra’s first own-branded car feels like the real deal or just a Seat made too sporty for its own goo...
19:51, 06/04/2019

Mercedes-Benz E-Class E300e 2019 UK review Latest E-Class hybrid attempts to offer best of both worlds, with claimed 30 miles of electric-only range How will history judge plug-in hybrids once the revolution is complete and we’re all driving zero-emission electric cars? Right now, it alread...
12:00, 05/20/2019

AC Schnitzer ACS2 Sport 'Competition' 2019 review Aachen tuner turns its attention to – and turns up the wick on – the sweetest-handling M car currently on sale AC Schnitzer has been modifying all manner of BMW cars since an E32 7 Series conversion labelled ACS7 appeared at the 1987 Frankfurt moto...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLS 400d 4Matic 2019 review The latest version of the self-styled S-Class of SUVs is bigger and more luxurious than ever. Can it finally live up to its billing? When the seven-seat GL-Class was renamed the GLS as part of a mid-life facelift in 2015, it was done, in part, in o...
14:17, 06/24/2019

Honda CR-V Hybrid 2019 long-term review Hybrid version of the world's best-selling SUV joins the fleet. Will it prove as dynamic as the petrol version? We have six months to find out Why we’re running it: Is the world’s best-selling SUV still as comfy, refined, spacious and dynamically co...
16:34, 07/24/2019

Bentley Continental GT W12 2019 long-term review It’ll devour countries for breakfast but how does it fare in regular, everyday life? Let’s see Why we’re running it: To see if the third-generation Continental GT rules the roost as the ultimate grand tourer Month 1 - Specs Life with a Continenta...
15:00, 06/28/2019

ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2019): Sometimes it’s good to be boring The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the most established laptops around, and this year's model marks the 7th iteration of the series. Just like every one before it, this X1 Carbon is thinner and lighter than ever. What else is new? Well, there'...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus 2019 UK review Entry-level Model 3 has reduced power and range - but is substantially cheaper. So is this the best option for those seeking an affordable Tesla? Perhaps the most-anticipated Tesla of them all: the entry-level Model 3. Well, sort of. It’s not quite...
07:17, 08/30/2019

Ford Fiesta ST 2019 long-term review Was five months enough time for Ford’s hot supermini to make an impression? After 9000 miles, we have an answer Why we ran it: To see if Ford’s hottest supermini can successfully pick up the baton from its class-topping predecessor Month 5 - Month ...
14:00, 05/13/2019

Venice Biennale 2019 review – preaching to the converted There is much to praise from Ghana, India, France, and a stunning international pavilion. Less admirable is a true horror on the Arsenale…The tide is rising. The ice caps are melting. The oceans are awash with trash. That is the main message from the...
17:17, 05/12/2019

Ford Fiesta ST Performance Edition 2019 UK review Ford Fiesta ST gets new suspension tune and very orange paint for a UK-only Performance Edition limited run Ford’s fab small hot hatchback has been given no more power in this limited-run Fiesta ST Performance Edition, but there are suspension twea...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Review: The $126,000 2019 BMW M850i convertible isn't worth the money When we first saw the BMW M850i, we weren't quite sure what it was. The big, V-8 two-door could have been a cushy luxury ride, a hardcore sports car or somewhere in between....
04:34, 07/15/2019

Hyundai Kona Hybrid Premium SE 2019 review Petrol-electric Kona adds variety and efficiency, providing a welcome (if not significant) middle ground between existing petrol and EV options If you haven’t been keeping count, this is now the fourth powertrain option to make its way into Hyunda...
22:51, 08/28/2019

Jaguar I-Pace 2019 long-term review Will an extended time at the wheel and newer EV rivals dilute the appeal of Jaguar's first electric car? We have four months to find out... Why we’re running it: To discover how deploying the premium EV’s mighty acceleration dovetails with preservin...
15:51, 09/08/2019

BMW 330d xDrive M Sport Touring 2019 review Top-rung diesel Touring has towering everyday appeal. Arguably the best all-rounder sensible money can buy. Try naming a car with more plates to spin than the poor 3 Series Touring. Graceful long-distance manners, genuine driving satisfaction, comf...
05:51, 07/29/2019

2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL review: Everything you need, nothing you don’t The 2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL proves that you don’t need to spend crazy money to get a super capable, spacious, relatively efficient work truck.       ...
05:17, 07/28/2019

Tesla Model X Long Range 2019 UK review Tesla has upgraded its SUV's air suspension and made its motor more efficient, but is it still a stand-out luxury EV? Tesla has mildly updated its gargantuan Model X electric SUV. Not that you’d be able to tell from looking at it, mind, because all...
15:17, 08/29/2019

McLaren 720S 2019 long-term review Is living with a true hypercar any harder than living with a family hatchback? We're finding out Why we’re running it: We know the 720S is one of the world’s greatest driving machines. But is it an equally rewarding car with which to live? Month 3 ...
19:00, 05/30/2019

BMW 3 Series 318d Sport auto 2019 UK review Entry-level diesel is likeable addition to range but doesn't live up to the best of the 3 Series line-up Many of you might remember a fascinating 1990s documentary – From A to B: Tales of Modern Motoring (YouTube gold) – that saw a range of middle ...
05:17, 07/18/2019

Audi A4 35 TFSI Sport S tronic 2019 UK review Entry-level petrol version of Audi’s refreshed A4 has the maturity, refinement and equipment-driven value to appeal loud and clear, albeit in very rational terms This is expected to be one of the biggest-selling engine and trim derivatives of what ...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Mercedes-Benz EQC 400 4Matic AMG Line 2019 UK review Mercedes’ brisk, spacious, tidy-handling electric SUV has everything it needs to do well on UK roads, barring perhaps quite enough design appeal Mercedes’ first all-electric passenger car, just landed in Britain. The EQC 400 is a mid-sized, five-se...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Audi RS3 Sportback Sport Edition 2019 UK review Hot hatch returns with WLTP compliance, powered by what is now the segment's largest-capacity engine The Volkswagen Group’s hottest hatchback is freshly through its bottleneck of WLTP emissions compliance testing that was so backed up it put the Lo...
01:51, 06/12/2019

Toyota Camry 2.5 Hybrid Design 2019 UK review Model returns to UK for the first time in 14 years with all-new design and ULEZ-friendly hybrid power Has the UK missed the Toyota Camry? Probably not. In fact, you’d be forgiven if you hadn’t noticed it’s been missing since it went off sale 14 yea...
05:34, 05/08/2019

Porsche Cayenne Turbo S E Hybrid 2019 review The range-topping Porsche Cayenne is now electrified - but is it any good? The Porsche Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid is the most powerful and fastest Cayenne of all time, more powerful and torquier than even the Lamborghini Urus. That alone is quite a ...
22:35, 08/13/2019

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Volante 2019 review Volante nails the role of showboating Aston Martin flagship, but the coupe remains the better car where it really counts You've got to give the sensational, certified five-star DBS Superleggera an even greater sense of occasion. What are your optio...
02:51, 07/03/2019

It’s the Sids 2019! The complete review of La Liga's 2018-19 season Barça won the league again, Madrid had a nightmare, Getafe were the story of the season and Iago Aspas was Iago AspasSpain organised the biggest party in European football but didn’t bother turning up. The Champions League final is supposed to be Rea...
17:17, 05/30/2019

It’s the Bandinis 2019! The complete review of Serie A's 2018-19 season Ronaldo could not elevate the league’s standing in a season that mirrored recent ones, including ugly events off the pitchNot even an alien invasion could change the narrative for Italian football. Cristiano Ronaldo was hailed as an extra-terrestrial...
14:00, 06/05/2019

Range Rover Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic 2019 review Long-legged, limited-run luxury Velar V8 steps into the ring with hottest Alfa Stelvio and Porsche Macan There’s very little about the fast, handsome Range Rover Velar SVAutobiography Dynamic – apart perhaps from the record-breaking 16 syllables of...
09:34, 06/10/2019

Audi E-tron 55 quattro 2019 long-term review The first electric Audi SUV aims to elevate the EV experience - will it make the right impression? We have three months to find out... Why we’re running it: To see whether Audi has raised the bar for electric vehicles with its advanced Jaguar I-Pace...
00:00, 07/23/2019

Ford Focus ST-Line X 2019 long-term review It has already proved itself in Autocar's road test, but what is Ford's all-new Focus like to live with? We're finding out Why we’re running it: To find out if Ford’s all-purpose hatchback remains the driver’s car of choice in the family car class ...
07:51, 05/19/2019

Review: The 2019 BMW 330i is good enough among sports sedans, but not great In an insanely competitive field filled with sedans that are great in one or more ways, the good-enough 330i isn't good enough to stand out among its rivals....
10:51, 09/09/2019

Amazon Kindle Oasis 2019 review: the most paper-like reader yet Luxury model has colour-changing frontlight that gets warmer as the sun setsAmazon’s most expensive, luxury e-reader, the Kindle Oasis, has taken a leaf out of the modern smartphone’s book for 2019 with a colour adjustable light that gets warmer as t...
09:17, 08/08/2019

Mini Cooper S 5-door 2019 long-term review Can the addition two extra doors retain the sense of fun the Mini is best known for? We're finding out over six months Why we’re running it: To discover if the spirit of the iconic 3dr Mini lives on in the 5dr hatch, while also providing a dose of p...
13:17, 05/06/2019

Range Rover Velar 2019 long-term review Can the road-biased Land Rover step out from its storied siblings’ shadow? We have six months to find out Why we’re running it: To see if this newest twist on the Range Rover formula is worthy of the badge – and its price  Month 1 - Specs Life wi...
13:17, 06/21/2019

Mercedes-Benz A-Class 2019 long-term review The wide array of specced options to try makes the latest-generation A-Class a long-term story with room to develop Why we’re running it: To see if this VW Golf rival has come of age, and to pick the ‘perfect’ version Month 8 - Month 7 - Month 6 - ...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Mercedes-Benz G-Class G400d 4Matic 2019 review New range-topping diesel variant is even more relaxed and authentic to the G-Class ethos The Mercedes-Benz G400d is a new addition to the G-Class line-up, slotting in above the existing G350d as a second diesel model.Although not yet confirmed for ...
08:00, 06/18/2019

Review: The 2019 F-150 Raptor is Ford's most capable, fun 4X4 pickup truck On a muddy trail in the backwoods of rural Ohio, the Raptor thundered down a muddy trail, flattened bumps, smashed through craters and splashed through massive puddles....
21:34, 06/16/2019

2019 Ford Focus ST review: a true Golf GTI rival? Is Ford's latest hot hatchback its best yet? We've been finding out Ford has a long history of excellent hot hatchbacks, from the Escort Cosworth to the current Fiesta ST. Now there's another model looking to join that exclusive list. The new Focus ...
12:51, 07/08/2019

Toronto 2019 review: Ed Norton’s magnetic in ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ It’s been 20 years since Jonathan Lethem published his award-winning noir novel “Motherless Brooklyn.” Edward Norton has been trying to make it into a movie for almost as long. It’s finally arrived — now recast from a modern-d...
05:34, 09/17/2019

Mini Clubman John Cooper Works 2019 review Mini adds 30% more power to its hot Clubman JCW, making it the fastest Mini ever made. Is that enough to transform it? More than your usual facelift, that’s for sure. We’re so desensitised by the usual bumper-and-headlight updates that the changes ...
00:17, 07/31/2019

It’s the Adam and Erics 2019! The complete review of the Ligue 1 season Kylian Mbappé scored a hatful, Dimitri Payet scored a cracker and Nacer Chadli couldn’t score at allBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsWith Neymar and Edinson Cavani both struggling for fitness, PSG’s attack became (nearly) the ...
15:17, 06/03/2019

Mercedes-Benz A250 Saloon AMG Line 2019 review The second four-door version of the A-Class sticks to the same formula as the hatchback – and largely gets it right Look closely: this isn’t the new Mercedes-Benz CLA, but rather a saloon version of the new A-Class hatchback. But wasn’t the CLA th...
22:51, 09/17/2019

Kindle 2019 review: Amazon's cheapest e-reader gets adjustable frontlight Amazon’s basic Kindle lights up with a better screen to close the gap with the PaperwhiteAmazon’s cheapest, most basic Kindle now has a light and a better screen, which makes it very nearly the new default ebook reader. The new Kindle 9 – which is, c...
09:17, 07/18/2019

Toronto Film Festival 2019: ‘Ford v Ferrari’ movie review TORONTO — I think I preferred this movie when it was called “Speed Racer” and directed by the Wachowskis. At least there were psychedelic colors to spice things up. Even if you’re Christian Bale, there’s only so much act...
07:51, 09/11/2019

Oculus Quest review: 2019’s best new gaming system is wireless, affordable VR Enlarge / The Oculus Quest, as enjoyed by an invisible model. (credit: Oculus) I can take the Oculus Quest with me practically anywhere, pull it over my eyes, map out a VR space with my hands, and quickly start playing some of the best VR games cur...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Review: The 2019 Chevy Blazer Premier is priced too high to compete at $50,000 But after a week with the $49,290 Blazer Premier, we're worried that Chevy priced the Blazer too high to be competitive. Without serious discounts, we wouldn't recommend it....
19:51, 08/19/2019

2019 Ford Focus ST video review: a true Golf GTI rival? Is Ford's latest hot hatchback its best yet? We've been finding out Ford has a long history of excellent hot hatchbacks, from the Escort Cosworth to the current Fiesta ST. Now there's another model looking to join that exclusive list. The new Focus ...
13:17, 07/05/2019

HP Spectre 15 x360 2019 review: Carving a niche in a crowded space Enlarge / The unusual, gemstone-inspired edges are designed to make this laptop stand out. (credit: Samuel Axon) The HP Spectre 15 x360 is a good laptop, but it seemed we always found one or two things to quibble with. With the 2017 model, we liked...
19:17, 05/10/2019

Zelda: Link’s Awakening review: This beach adventure looks 2019, feels 1993 Enlarge / Welcome back to Koholint Island, the world of Link's Awakening, newly reborn as a lively, plasticky world of toys. (credit: Nintendo) What can you expect from an official remake of a Nintendo classic? For nearly three decades, the answer ...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Video: 2019 McLaren GT review | 1000-mile European road trip Can Woking's new grand tourer deliver the goods on a tour of France's best driving roads? The McLaren GT is the firm’s first dedicated grand tourer, designed from the outset to be as easy and comfortable to live with as it is thrilling to drive. Wit...
12:34, 09/21/2019

Janet Jackson at Glastonbury 2019 review – pop's elder stateswoman in full control Pyramid stageMaking her first appearance at the festival, the US star was on imperious form, racing through the hits in a high-gloss, tightly choreographed showCatch up on Saturday highlights on our liveblogYou can count on one hand the superstars th...
03:34, 06/30/2019

Apple 15-inch MacBook Pro (2019) review: 8-core power and portability, at a price Processor and graphics upgrades make this Apple's fastest MacBook Pro yet; and although they're expensive, high-end configurations deliver good value for money....
15:51, 07/23/2019

Stormzy at Glastonbury 2019 review – a glorious victory lap for black British culture Pyramid StageNot only is this headline performance a show of supreme talent, it also underlines how Stormzy’s talent and charisma has pushed forward UK rapThe notion of Stormzy headlining the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury is an intriguing one. On the ...
10:34, 06/29/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Checking on Chiefs, Tyreek Hill with our first ADP review In our first Average Draft Position review, Jamey Eisenberg goes in depth on players with good and bad values, including where Tyreek Hill should be drafted now that he won't be suspended....
01:00, 07/20/2019

Toronto film festival 2019: ‘Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator’ movie review Looks like Bikram yoga may not be hot for much longer. Bikram Choudhury, the famous founder of the sweat-soaked practice, has come under fire in the U.S. for sex abuse allegations over the past few years, though his branded technique is still being t...
00:34, 09/13/2019

Review: The 2019 Range Rover Sport P400e hybrid is a nice luxury SUV, but not a great value There are cheaper Range Rovers, cheaper plug-in hybrids, cheaper midsize luxury SUVs and even comparably priced all-electric options like Jaguar I-Pace or Tesla Model X that offer more value....
19:51, 08/04/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: A guide to Video Assistant Referee review technology The 2019 Women's World Cup is underway, and the referees are getting help from video assistant referee technology to make game-changing decisions.       ...
03:17, 06/12/2019

Land Rover Range Rover Evoque P200 2019 UK review Entry-level petrol power doesn’t show the otherwise excellent new Evoque in its best light The second-generation Range Rover Evoque has quickly established itself as a class leader, recently toppling the previously unflappable Volvo XC40. That’s no...
04:17, 05/14/2019

2019 all-new Amazon Kindle review: Most affordable Kindle now has integrated lighting The Amazon Kindle was first introduced in 2007 and now 12 years later the most affordable model adds integrated lighting so you can read in any lighting condition....
15:00, 04/29/2019

Land Rover Range Rover Sport HST 2019 review JLR’s new-gen straight six is super-refined and free-revving, though complex-feeling at times. Will suit urban-driven Range Sports very well. The new Range Rover Sport HST: a special new trim level for Land Rover’s ever-popular Cayenne rival whic...
17:51, 07/11/2019

Streaming Movie Review: ‘A Fortunate Man’ Review: A Danish Engineer Strives for Success Adapted from the Danish author Henrik Pontoppidan’s turn-of-the-20th-century novel “Lucky Per,” the film hoists subtext so high that it surpasses text....
22:34, 05/02/2019

Review: Netflix's tragicomedy 'Dead to Me' is the best binge watch of 2019 Netflix's bizarre but beautiful tragicomedy "Dead to Me" is the best new series of the year and a showcase for Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini and James Marsden. Just don't spoil its big twist.        ...
03:00, 05/04/2019

Volkswagen T-Roc Volkswagen arrives late at the crossover hatchback party. But can the T-Roc still turn heads in a congested segment? When the Nissan Qashqai first entered production in 2006, no one could have predicted the impact that it would have on the car-buyin...
14:34, 07/17/2019

Let's Take A Look At The Design Of The Volkswagen ID3 Just before the Frankfurt International Motor Show begins tomorrow, Volkswagen revealed the final production version of what is likely their most significant car in decades, the ID.3. You can think of the ID.3 as a Golf translated into an electric ve...
02:17, 09/10/2019

The Volkswagen XL1 Was The Future We Never Got We know what the future of Volkswagen looks like today—or at least, what the future of cars according to Volkswagen looks like. Many models, diverse in body styles, all riding on one modular platform and powered by electricity. An EV onslaught, the s...
00:00, 09/05/2019

Opinion: How the Volkswagen ID 3 got its name Volkswagen's eagerly-anticipated first bespoke electric model ditches the brand's long-held naming traditions for good reason So it turns out that three really is the magic number - at least as far as Volkswagen is concerned. After much anticipation...
23:34, 05/08/2019

Volkswagen T-Cross VW's new compact crossover retains its classy, substantial feel on UK roads, even in mid-range, lower-powered form It’s absolutely no reflection on its expectations of the customer base, as I’m sure it would be at pains to point out, but Volkswagen ...
20:51, 07/23/2019

|Volkswagen,NissantogettaxbreaksforplantsinGhana Ghana will offer tax breaks of up to 10 years to automakers that set up local manufacturing plants, as the government seeks to attract international companies such as Volkswagen and Nissan....
19:52, 08/18/2019

Volkswagen Golf R Billed the 'Ultimate Golf' and given more power, but can this facelifted Volkswagen Golf R knock the imperious Ford Focus RS from its perch? The catchment area for the already ill-defined category beyond ‘standard’ hot hatches has become even more h...
17:00, 07/17/2019

Volkswagen wants name hidden for far-right AfD meeting German carmaker Volkswagen has said it wants a hall named after the company to be rechristened for a party conference by the far-right Alternative for Germany party. It also wants its company logo to be covered up....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen's sub-£18,000 small EV due in 2023 VW boss says firm is committed to entry level electric 'people's car', but range remains a challenge Volkswagen is committed to launching an entry-level sub-£18,000 electric ID ‘people’s car’ – but company boss Herbert Diess has admitted there is a...
23:51, 09/10/2019

Used car buying guide: Volkswagen Eos Webasto: Once famous for pop-up sunroofs, it designed the Eos’s folding roof A cut above your average used coupé-convertible in looks and quality, the Eos even has a sunroof within its folding hard-top The Volkswagen Eos is a member of that selec...
09:34, 06/10/2019

Inside Volkswagen's all-electric ID.3 While the exterior of a car is important (no one wants to drive an ugly car), the interior is where you spend most of your time. While the powertrain (electric) and design (a smoother Golf) of the ID.3 are what people initially think of when they see...
08:51, 09/12/2019

Saying goodbye to the Volkswagen Beetle A new Beetle costs much less than one of those beach huts VW’s venerable icon has today gone out of production with no replacement lined up (yet). We drive a current version and reflect on the Beetle’s impact Hippies. Herbie. The love bug. A vas...
18:34, 07/10/2019

Volkswagen T-Roc R: hot compact SUV on sale from £38,450 Performance crossover closely follows segment-leading Golf R hot hatchback with 296bhp and a top speed of 155mph The new Volkswagen T-Roc R is now available to order in the UK, with prices starting from £38,450.  Standard equipment includes white pa...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Volkswagen Wants You To Forget You've Seen The New Golf Already Back in March, which was a very long time ago, we published spy photos of the upcoming, eighth generation Volkswagen Golf. Photos that showed the whole thing, down to the last exterior detail. So it’s a little weird that Volkswagen trotted out this p...
21:17, 08/28/2019

Volkswagen Plans IPO for Up to 15% of Traton Volkswagen said it will offer up to 15% of its truck unit Traton in a range of €27 ($30.5) to €33 a share, making the initial public offering worth up to €1.9 billion....
07:17, 06/14/2019

Dead, For Now: Volkswagen Golf R I can think of few cars that have received near-universal praise on the level of the seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf R. Loved for its power, handling, all-wheel drive, practicality and premium feel, it’s finally worth the extra cost over the also-...
00:51, 08/08/2019

Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet is only mainstream convertible SUV Cabriolet gets bespoke bodywork and uses 1.0 and 1.5 petrol engines T-Roc Cabriolet, one of a kind in the market, will arrive next year at “well below £30k” Volkswagen is carving itself a new niche with the unveiling of the T-Roc Cabriolet, the on...
05:17, 08/14/2019

Volkswagen bets big on electric — but will consumers buy in? RANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen is rolling out what it bills as the breakthrough electric car for the masses, the leading edge of a wave of new battery-powered vehicles about to hit the European auto market. The cars are the result of massive investme...
05:34, 09/10/2019

Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for Golf-sized EV News 8 May, 2019 Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for brand's first ID. model, as order books open and launch edition model is detailed...
17:51, 05/08/2019

Why Volkswagen discontinued the Beetle — its most famous car July 2019 marked the end of an era for the Volkswagen Beetle, a small, quirky car that is easily one of the most important cars in automotive history....
16:34, 09/04/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: 15,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 14 May, 2019 More than 15,000 pre-bookings have been taken for the all-electric Volkswagen ID.3, just one week after the limited edition model's reveal...
14:35, 05/14/2019

Ferdinand Piech: the man who reshaped Volkswagen Man behind landmark cars like the Porsche 917, Audi Quattro and Bugatti Veyron has died. Andrew Frankel looks back on his legacy Ferdinand Piech once wrote ‘My desire for harmony is limited’, and if you look at his professional life and the reputati...
13:17, 08/27/2019

Volkswagen’s $17 Billion Change of Direction The car giant is finally putting its faith in the wonders of the capital markets with its Traton trucks IPO. If only Germany’s citizens would do the same. ...
18:00, 06/14/2019

New Volkswagen Golf Mk8: GTE variant seen for first time Volkswagen's eighth-generation Golf will be unveiled in the autumn, with significant developments in electrification Volkswagen will unveil the new, eighth-generation Golf in the autumn, and now spy photographers have caught the plug-in hybrid GTE v...
19:01, 09/05/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: 10,000 pre-orders for electric hatch VW receives more than 10,000 pre-orders in 24 hours for limited-edition sub-£34,000 launch version of EV Volkswagen says the pre-orders for the launch edition of its ID 3 electric hatchback have "significantly" exceeded expectations – with more than...
21:17, 05/09/2019

Last Volkswagen Beetle drives into the sunset Volkswagen rolled the last Beetle off the assembly line on Wednesday, the end of the road for a car that ran from Nazi Germany through hippie counterculture but failed to navigate a swerve in......
04:34, 07/11/2019

Volkswagen teases the ID.3's larger EV sibling The automotive world loves a splashy debut. Lights, loud music, flashy presentations and sometimes there's a special guest. The ID.3 got that treatment as it was finally freed from its camouflage. But the first public appearance of the ID.4 SUV ...
16:34, 09/11/2019

First drive: Volkswagen ID Buggy concept Meyers Manx-inspired electric dune chaser could reach production; we drive an early working prototype Volkswagen is progressing ever faster towards a future of new electric-powered models under its recently created ID sub-brand. The German company's...
23:17, 08/19/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: 10,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen nets more than 10,000 pre-bookings for the all-electric ID.3, just 24 hours after the limited edition model's reveal...
19:00, 05/09/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen e-up! launches at Frankfurt News 10 Sep, 2019 VW has unveiled a new version of its all-electric e-up! city car at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, with a claimed range of 162 miles...
02:18, 09/11/2019

Volkswagen recalls 679,000 U.S. vehicles that could roll away VW said drivers could remove the key after stopping without placing the car in park, which increases the risk the vehicle could roll away. VW said a build up of silicate on the shift lever micro switch contacts is to blame. ...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Video: 2020 Volkswagen ID 3 driven Will Volkswagen's highly anticipated electric equivalent to the Golf change the world? We find out With the muscle of the world's largest car-maker behind it, the Volkswagen ID 3 could be the biggest thing to happen to the electric car yet. Based ...
18:34, 07/08/2019

Ford, Volkswagen to expand collaboration Ford and Volkswagen are expanding their partnership. Volkswagen says it’ll invest 2.6 billion into an autonomous vehicle company in Pittsburgh that is mainly owned by Ford. The company is called Argo AI and it’s aimed at putting autonomou...
09:34, 07/13/2019

Volkswagen's sub-£18,000 electric car set for Frankfurt reveal The affordable electric crossover will sit alongside models like the Crozz An electric 'people's car' concept is touted for Frankfurt motor show in September alongside the ID 3 hatch Volkswagen is set to unveil the concept version of its entry-lev...
16:17, 05/08/2019

Volkswagen Workers In Tennessee Reject UAW Yet Again For the second time in five years, workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tenn. plant rejected a bid to join the United Auto Workers, delivering yet another blow to the union’s efforts at organizing foreign car plants in America....
19:51, 06/15/2019

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 will be one of the most significant cars in the history of the company. The first fully electric car dev...
03:00, 08/23/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen e-up! to launch at Frankfurt News 5 Sep, 2019 VW will unveil a new version of its all-electric e-up! city car at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, with a claimed range of 162 miles...
00:34, 09/06/2019

GM, Volkswagen Say Goodbye to Hybrid Vehicles Two of the world’s largest auto makers say they see no future for hybrid vehicles in their U.S. lineups. Their view contrasts with Toyota and Ford, which are working on full electrics but also expanding their U.S. hybrid offerings....
23:17, 08/12/2019

Used car buying guide: Volkswagen Golf R (Mk6) The Golf R’s 2.0-litre engine produces 267bhp and 258lb ft VW’s potent but perfectly usable four-wheel-drive take on the ubiquitous Golf is a solid second-hand performance buy The used car market can be a strange place, and it’s no stranger than w...
10:17, 07/15/2019

Cheating Volkswagen Diesels Have Become A Hot Commodity After Volkswagen admitted to cheating on the emissions tests of hundreds of thousands of cars back in 2015, the company was forced to buy back the vehicles, modify them to produce fewer emissions but still perform well and resell the cars with a stro...
17:17, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen Opens IT Centre In Dresden In the future, the Industrial Cloud will link all 122 Group-wide Volkswagen production facilities. The goal is to amalgamate all data, and in doing so consistently digitalise production and logistics....
21:34, 06/25/2019

Watch the Volkswagen ID. R Set Its Flying Lap Around the Nürburgring Earlier this week, the record-crushing Volkswagen ID. R demolished the EV lap record at the Nürburgring by over 40 seconds. Now, sit back and enjoy nine sweet, sweet minutes of footage showing just how the VW team absolutely killed it....
17:17, 06/05/2019

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV on display Volkswagen ID 4 Kia e-Niro rival displayed at Frankfurt sporting heavy camouflage; set to lead ID range in US Volkswagen has displayed the forthcoming ID 4 SUV, the second production model in its new bespoke electric car line-up, at the Frankfurt ...
23:51, 09/10/2019

Volkswagen ID R gains new look for Chinese record bid Volkswagen ID R 671bhp Pikes Peak and Nurburgring record-breaker will tackle 99-turn Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road Volkswagen has unveiled a new look for its record-breaking ID R electric motorsport car for its assault on the 99-turn Tianmen Shan Big...
14:51, 08/09/2019

Volkswagen T-Cross gets a new 1.6 TDI diesel engine News 10 Jun, 2019 The Volkswagen T-Cross compact SUV is now available with a 1.6-litre four-cylinder diesel engine, priced from £21,240...
03:17, 06/11/2019

Volkswagen I.D. R: a year of electric record-breaking News 8 Jul, 2019 Volkswagen’s all-electric hypercar has claimed three motoring titles, the most recent being the outright Goodwood hill climb record...
17:34, 07/08/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet fills gap in range News 13 Aug, 2019 New Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet spells end for convertible Golf and will try to succeed where Range Rover Evoque Convertible did not...
01:51, 08/14/2019

Volkswagen To Build New Plant In Turkey - Report German carmaker Volkswagen is planning to build a multi-brand production plant in Turkey, a German trade magazine reported on Friday without citing sources....
15:34, 07/12/2019

Volkswagen ID: new images of electric hatch leak Volkswagen ID hatch Volkswagen will introduce its first purpose-built electric car early next year; prototypes show design is closely linked to the concept Fresh images of the all-electric Volkswagen ID hatch, showing the car in a bold camouflage ...
22:34, 05/07/2019

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
17:00, 07/12/2019

Ai Weiwei sues Volkswagen for copyright infringement The Berlin-based Chinese artist is suing Volkswagen in Denmark for an add that shows one of his installations made of discarded life jackets used by migrants....
19:00, 05/22/2019

Volkswagen not interested in buying Tesla stake Volkswagen said on Thursday it was not interested in taking a stake in Tesla , denying a media report that CEO Herbert Diess wanted to buy shares in the U.S. company to access its software and batteries technology....
16:34, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen says it is not interested in buying a Tesla stake Volkswagen on Thursday denied a media report which suggested that the German carmaker was interested in buying a stake in United States electric car manufacturer Tesla....
16:34, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen Pact Helps Ford in Europe In working with VW, Ford hopes it can develop an electric car for Europe faster and at a lower cost than it could on its own, as tougher emissions rules in the region raise costs for auto makers....
00:34, 07/13/2019

Opinion: What does Volkswagen's new Nurburging record prove? The ID R has just become one of the most important cars on the planet after tearing around the Nordschleife in just over six minutes How do you follow up setting an outright record on the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb, one of the world’s oldest...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Volkswagen ID R smashes electric Nurburgring record Volkswagen's ID R is the new electric lap record holder at the Nordschleife 671bhp EV laps Nordschleife in 6min 05.336secs, adding record to outright Pikes Peak hill mark The 671bph Volkswagen ID R has smashed the electric lap record at the Nurbur...
17:00, 06/03/2019

New Volkswagen ID: new images of electric hatch leak Volkswagen will introduce its first purpose-built electric car early next year; prototypes show design is closely linked to the concept Fresh images of the all-electric Volkswagen ID hatch, showing the car in a bold camouflage livery, have leaked on...
13:00, 05/07/2019

Volkswagen's Record-Breaking EVs May Help Us Forget Dieselgate After the success of its all-electric I.D R racer, Volkswagen plans to spend $50 billion on EVs in hopes of erasing the memory of Dieselgate. Dan Neil follows the redemption tour....
20:17, 06/06/2019

Volkswagen and SEC Are Told to Strike Deal on Lawsuit A federal judge ordered Volkswagen and the SEC to seek a settlement over allegations the auto maker defrauded U.S. investors, rather than continue an expensive legal fight....
13:01, 08/18/2019

Volkswagen India Considering New-Gen Polo Based On MQB A0 IN Platform The 6th generation of the Volkswagen Polo made its debut in 2017 and back then we told you that the car will not make its way to India. However, Volkswagen India has confirmed that it is considering......
10:17, 08/16/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: pre-orders for electric hatch reach 15,000 VW has received orders for more than half of limited-edition launch version of sub-£34,000 EV Volkswagen says it has received pre-orders for more than half of the launch edition versions of its ID 3 electric hatchback. Customers in 29 European count...
15:00, 05/14/2019

New Volkswagen Golf GTI: 2020 hot hatch seen for first time Volkswagen's Mk8 variant of the Golf is spotted in Ford Focus ST-rivalling GTI form, and will get more power than ever Volkswagen will naturally follow up the imminent introduction of the Mk8 Golf with an all-new GTI model - and it's been spotted te...
18:34, 07/08/2019

Volkswagen to invest $1.1B in battery production plant BERLIN — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief executive Herbert Diess said Tuesday that the factory is part of the company’s effort to electrify its ...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Volkswagen ID R establishes record on Chinese hillclimb Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak and Nurburgring record breaker showcases forthcoming ID electric car range in China The record-breaking 671bhp Volkswagen ID R electric prototype has set the first official record of 7mins 38.585secs on the Tianmen Shan ...
13:17, 09/02/2019

This Volkswagen/Audi Engine Ended Up In The Most Unlikely Mix Of Cars I know there are lots of car engines that got stuffed into pretty much everything: the Iron Duke was shoved into everything from Camaros to mail trucks, and the original Volkswagen air-cooled flat-four powered everything from Beetles to Buses to Sno-...
21:51, 08/16/2019

Volkswagen Plans To Produce Batteries In Germany The moves are part of Volkswagen Chief Executive Herbert Diess's efforts to slim down and simplify the group which has 12 brands, trucks, buses, motorbikes, cars and electric bicycles as part of its......
07:34, 05/14/2019

End of the road for Volkswagen's self-driving Aurora deal Volkswagen has ended its partnership with self-driving car software firm Aurora, two days after the Silicon Valley start-up said it would build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles....
01:34, 06/12/2019

Volkswagen models to get Mountune performance upgrade News 13 May, 2019 The UK-based tuning company and USA-based wheel manufacturer have launched a new Volkswagen performance brand, called M52...
05:00, 05/14/2019

How the Volkswagen ID R conquered China's toughest road Pikes Peak also has bumps but, compared to the Big Gate Road, it’s a flat autobahn We watched the blistering electric racer set another record on one of the world’s most spectacular mountain roads The Volkswagen ID R was always going to set a new ...
12:34, 09/21/2019

Emission Fiasco: No Coercive Action Against Volkswagen, says SC The Supreme Court Monday said no coercive action will be taken against German auto major Volkswagen against whom the National Green Tribunal has imposed a fine of Rs 500 crore for damaging the......
13:51, 05/06/2019

Volkswagen Golf gets three new value-adding trim levels Best-selling Volkswagen receives new Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition, adding £1900-worth of standard kit Volkswagen is seeing out the current Golf ahead of the Mk8 model's unveiling by replacing three current trim levels – Match, GT, R-...
03:19, 09/20/2019

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV tests alongside ID 3 VW's two core EVs are seen alongside each other, revealing ID 4's close size and linked design Volkswagen's upcoming ID 4 SUV has again been caught testing, a week after it was on display in camouflage at the Frankfurt motor show. The electric cross...
14:51, 09/17/2019

Volkswagen ID 3 confirmed as fastest-charging EV hatchback Renault Zoe rival's lithium-ion batteries given a 100,000-mile warranty Volkswagen has revealed charging and battery details of its upcoming ID 3 electric hatchback, ahead of production getting under way later this year.  The ID 3's lithium-ion cell...
17:00, 06/17/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: vital EV revealed with up to 341-mile range Costing from £27,500, the ID 3 will make up to 201bhp and 229lb ft Landmark heir to the Beetle and Golf gets pared-back design to lead new EV product line The electric Volkswagen ID 3, the brand’s most important model since the Golf, has been rev...
22:34, 09/09/2019

Under the skin: how Volkswagen's DSG gearbox predicted the future Dual-clutch transmissions like Volkswagen’s seven-speed DSG are light, compact and efficient, saving fuel and reducing emissions Entering the mainstream on the first Golf R32, dual-clutch transmissions combine the best bits of manual and auto 'boxe...
07:17, 05/13/2019

New Volkswagen Golf GTE will have 201bhp and 241bhp variants Plug-in hybrid has been spotted undisguised ahead of eighth-generation Golf's unveiling in October The next-generation Volkswagen Golf GTE will offer two power outputs when it arrives on roads next year, intended to cater to both those wanting a sta...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Watch Volkswagen's ID.R set an electric record at Nürburgring Earlier this month, after lots of planning and testing, Volkswagen's electric ID.R racer set a record for "the fastest lap ever driven in an emission-free racing car" at the famed Nürburgring-Nordschleife. An in-car video proving the record...
19:17, 06/22/2019

Volkswagen Ameo Cup Receives National Recognition The Federation of Motorsport Clubs of India (FMSCI) has recognised the Volkswagen Ameo Cup as a National Championship. Newly christened as the Ameo Class in the National Championship, the series will......
19:00, 06/11/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen ID.3: electric car arrives at Frankfurt News 10 Sep, 2019 The VW ID.3 arrives with a choice of three different battery sizes, with top spec models offering a range of between 242 and 342 miles...
11:00, 09/10/2019

296bhp Volkswagen T-Roc R makes first UK appearance at Goodwood On sale in autumn, performance crossover closely follows segment-leading Golf R hot hatchback The new Volkswagen T-Roc has made its UK debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, before going on sale in the autumn. First revealed at the Geneva motor s...
13:54, 07/06/2019

Volkswagen cuts price of e-Golf by £2765 Price of five-year-old electric hatchback has been reduced to come in line with that of the imminently arriving ID 3 Volkswagen has reduced the price of its electric e-Golf by £2765, resulting in a price of £27,575 after application of the Governmen...
17:51, 08/30/2019

Volkswagen Golf gains three plush run-out editions News 19 Sep, 2019 VW has launched Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition versions of the current Golf, ahead of the Mk8 model’s arrival next year...
23:34, 09/19/2019

Volkswagen to make batteries in Germany, slim down Volkswagen will invest almost 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) in battery cell production at a facility in western Germany and is seeking to simplify the group by spinning off or selling units, the automaker said on Monday....
23:34, 05/13/2019

Volkswagen Ex-Boss Ferdinand Piech Dies At 82 Volkswagen's powerful ex-chairman Ferdinand Piech, credited with the carmaker's rise from the brink of bankruptcy to world leader status, has died aged 82, his wife said Monday....
12:51, 08/27/2019

New Volkswagen California T6.1 revealed with updated look and tech News 2 Aug, 2019 The facelifted Volkswagen California will make its public debut at the Caravan Salon show in Dusseldorf, with fresh styling and new kit...
18:51, 08/02/2019

Tennessee Volkswagen workers reject unionization Factory workers at a Volkswagen plant in Tennessee have voted against unionizing. The vote dealt a blow to UAW efforts to gain a foothold among foreign auto facilities in the southern part of the United States....
09:51, 06/15/2019

From Nazis to Hippies: It’s The End of the Road for the Volkswagen Beetle (FRANKFURT, Germany) — Volkswagen is halting production of the last version of its Beetle model this week at its plant in Puebla, Mexico. It’s the end of the road for a vehicle that has symbolized many things over a history spanning eight...
16:34, 07/10/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI spied for the first time News 9 Jul, 2019 The next-generation Volkswagen Golf GTI has been caught on camera sporting heavy camouflage, ahead of its launch in 2020...
17:00, 07/09/2019

The Volkswagen ID. R Absolutely Crushed the Nürburgring's EV Record After months of hype, the Volkswagen ID. R—the automaker’s ultra-fast EV purpose-built for crushing every record known to man—has done it. It has conquered the Nürburgring. And when I say “conquered,” I mean friggin’ conquered....
23:17, 06/03/2019

Volkswagen says 50% of China sales will be NEVs by 2035 By 2035 half of Volkswagen's sales in China will be new energy vehicles (NEVs), CEO Herbert Diess told a conference in Boao, China, on Tuesday, according to a company statement....
14:00, 07/02/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: name confirmed and order books open News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for brand's first ID. model, as order books open and launch edition model is detailed...
14:34, 05/09/2019

I Finally Got to See Volkswagen of Mexico's Secret Car Collection I was in Puebla, Mexico recently to help Volkswagen out building the last of the Beetles (more on that soon), and while I was there I finally found something I’d long suspected existed, but have never seen: Volkswagen of Mexico’s heritage collection....
21:00, 07/08/2019

Volkswagen to float stake of less than 25% in Traton - source Volkswagen will place a stake of less than 25% in truck unit Traton in a listing planned before the end of June, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
15:51, 06/04/2019

Your Ridiculously Awesome Volkswagen Beetle Wallpaper Is Here I wouldn’t usually pick a parking lot as a wallpaper-worthy backdrop, but there is something about this slot-mag equipped Beetle really caught my eye. For one thing, it’s a gorgeous shade of blue, and for another, the lighting is spectacular. This is...
22:34, 05/19/2019

Meeting Jost Capito, the man behind Volkswagen's R division Jost Capito now heads VW's R performance division The engineer turned high-flying car company executive has developed cars including the BMW E30 M3 and Porsche 964 RS during his stellar career in road and race car development While some senior car...
07:34, 05/04/2019

US probes BMW, Volkswagen over California emissions deal Two German automakers have been targeted by an antitrust probe for making a deal to meet tougher emissions standards. Critics have called the probe a "nakedly political use of Justice Department resources."...
01:51, 09/07/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI hits the Nurburgring VW's next-generation hot hatch is seen again in disguise being driven hard on the world's most formidable circuit Volkswagen's answer to the new Ford Focus ST - the 2020 Golf GTI - has been caught being put through its paces at the Nürburgring race...
13:34, 07/11/2019

What Owning A Reformed Cheater Volkswagen Diesel Is Really Like “When are you going to get press cars again?” my mom asked. I looked down at my right foot, still in a support boot a month after snapping two bones in my ankle. She wasn’t concerned, or just casually inquiring about my driving schedule. I had let h...
23:17, 08/26/2019

Volkswagen creates electric conversion kit for Beetle The firm has teamed up with eClassics to produce a classic e-Beetle using e-Up parts, with a range of 124 miles Volkswagen is backing a new electric conversion kit for the groundbreaking Type 1 Beetle. The e-Beetle, which will be shown at the Frankf...
19:51, 09/06/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: pre-orders begin for electric hatch A Volkswagen image of the ID 3, with colours edited by Autocar to better show the car's shape Limited-edition launch version of first production car on MEB platform to have 261-mile range and cost less than £34,000 Volkswagen has opened registrati...
16:17, 05/08/2019

The Iconic Volkswagen Beetle Ends Production Volkswagen de Mexico will soon shift resources to produce a North American market-focused compact SUV that fits in the manufacturer's lineup below the Tiguan....
13:34, 07/11/2019

Volkswagen to launch high-performance ID 3 R by 2024 Four-wheel-drive and high-output electric motors will allow better acceleration than the current Golf GTI An R version of the electric ID 3 will arrive in under five years, using four-wheel drive and performance e-motors, promising even better accel...
23:51, 09/10/2019

Volkswagen boss rules out investment in Tesla Herbert Diess Herbert Diess says he admires Elon Musk's EV start-up, but says 'all they are doing, we can do' Volkswagen Group boss Herbert Diess has said he would not consider buying a stake in Tesla. Recent reports suggested that VW was eyeing a...
23:51, 09/10/2019

Volkswagen I.D. R breaks Nurburgring electric record by over 40s Volkswagen has set a new lap record for electric vehicles at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, with Romain Dumas setting a time of 6m05.336-seconds in the adapted I.D. R prototype on Monday...
20:17, 06/03/2019

Germany: no layoffs at Volkswagen brand through 2029 Automaker Volkswagen is ruling out compulsory layoffs at its core brand's German plants for the next 10 years even as it looks to cut costs and adapts to increasing digitalization....
13:00, 06/05/2019

Volkswagen's new fully-electric car sells out in pre-sale The automaker confirmed on Thursday that it had surpassed 30,000 pre-orders for the special first edition of its ID.3 model, which is limited to 30,000 units....
19:34, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Last Volkswagen Beetle drives into the sunset Volkswagen rolled the last Beetle off the assembly line on Wednesday, the end of the road for a car that ran from Nazi Germany through hippie counterculture but failed to navigate a swerve in consumer tastes toward SUVs....
03:51, 07/11/2019

The Missing Link Between Volkswagen and Porsche Is Up for Auction We all know that the first Porsche, the 356, was built in 1948, and largely derived from Volkswagen Type I (you know, the Beetle) designs and components. Ferdinand Porsche was, of course, the lead engineer in charge of developing the car that would b...
23:51, 05/16/2019

Volkswagen says today is the last day of Beetle production, even though we all know that really happ Volkswagen says today is the last day of Beetle production, even though we all know that really happened back in 2003. I’ll have more to say on this later, but for now, enjoy the strange, bulbous, slightly drug-trippy way they portrayed the Beetle in...
15:51, 07/10/2019

GOP officials rehash old fight against Volkswagen union vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Top Tennessee Republicans are predicting economic harm if workers at Volkswagen’s car assembly plant in Chattanooga vote to unionize. With 1,700 workers scheduled to vote June 12-14, U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn and Gov. B...
10:00, 06/07/2019

Volkswagen to invest $577 million in Brazil auto plant Volkswagen will invest 2.4 billion reais ($577 million) in one of its Brazil factories, Sao Paulo state governor Joao Doria said on Thursday during a visit to the automaker's headquarters in Germany....
20:17, 08/29/2019

Volkswagen will make batteries in Germany, slim down group Volkswagen plans to invest almost $1.1 billion in battery cell production in Germany, while seeking to slim down its multibrand group, including launching an initial public offering of its Traton trucks unit....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Volkswagen teams up with China's NIU to make e-scooters: Die Welt German carmaker Volkswagen will join forces with China's NIU to produce battery-powered kick scooters, German newspaper Die Welt reported on Monday without giving sources....
12:00, 05/06/2019

Volkswagen Expands Network With First City & Pop-up Stores In India German auto giant has inaugurated its first city and pop-up stores in India, in a bid to expand its presence and touchpoints in the country. The manufacturer opened its first City store at Richmond......
22:51, 05/14/2019

Matt Prior: A quiet goodbye for the Volkswagen Beetle Last VW Beetle produced is this denim blue coupé Type 1, Love Bug, Fusca... Whatever you called it, the original people's car deserved slightly more of a send-off You have to visit Volkswagen’s local news page to find it. VW’s global news feed is ...
04:17, 07/26/2019

Volkswagen Discussing Turkish Car Tax As It Seeks Deal On Plant The company said last month that no decision had yet been reached on the location of a new multi-brand plant, but the sources familiar with the talks said Volkswagen is positive about investing in......
13:51, 08/30/2019

New Volkswagen Passat facelift: price, specs and details News 9 Jul, 2019 Pricing information has been revealed for the facelifted Volkswagen Passat range, starting at £27,630 for the SE saloon...
17:00, 07/09/2019

Volkswagen names new chief executive at Tennessee plant CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — German auto maker Volkswagen has named a new chief executive at its factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Plant spokeswoman Amanda Plecas said in a phone interview Friday that Frank Fischer has been named the new CEO at the fac...
23:00, 05/24/2019

Volkswagen Factory Workers in Tennessee Reject Union The vote was a defeat for the United Automobile Workers, which has tried unsuccessfully to organize workers at plants owned by foreign automakers in the South....
05:00, 06/15/2019

Tennessee Volkswagen plant to finish unionization vote NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Workers at Volkswagen’s plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, are finishing a vote over whether to unionize. The vote of about 1,700 hourly workers began Wednesday and concludes Friday. A win would offer the United Auto Worke...
12:34, 06/14/2019

Volkswagen ID R smashes electric Nurburgring record - with video Volkswagen's ID R is the new electric lap record holder at the Nordschleife 671bhp EV laps Nordschleife in 6min 05.336secs, adding record to outright Pikes Peak hill mark The 671bph Volkswagen ID R has smashed the electric lap record at the Nurbur...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Volkswagen second-quarter operating profit up 30% as SUV push pays off Volkswagen Group shares rose 2% after the carmaker posted a 30% rise in second-quarter operating profit despite a drop in vehicle sales as rising demand for sports utility vehicles and premium brands boosted margins....
14:51, 07/25/2019

You're Gonna Have To Get Your Electric Volkswagen In Crossover Form, America Say, did you like that electric Volkswagen ID.3 that dropped at the Frankfurt Motor Show this week? I liked it a lot. If you want your practical, long-range electric people’s cars to not be made in a tent, it could be a great option for you. Too bad ...
08:19, 09/12/2019

Volkswagen to invest up to 4 billion euros in digital transformation Volkswagen will invest up to 4 billion euros over the years to 2023 to digitalize its administration and production, the German carmaker said on Wednesday, adding that up to 4,000 jobs in non-production units could be cut....
11:17, 06/05/2019

Opinion: why the Volkswagen ID R is tackling a 'crazy' Chinese hill The Volkswagen ID R at Tianmen Mountain Tianmen Shan Big Gate Road packs 99 turns into 6.776 miles – and local bus drivers attack all of them with commitment Romain Dumas has conquered the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb, and won 24-hour races ...
17:17, 09/01/2019

Volkswagen's new branding is part of company-wide reboot On the night the new logo is revealed at Frankfurt, the logo atop VW’s Wolfsburg HQ will be switched for the new one Volkswagen is transforming its entire business – including rebranding itself with a new logo next week Volkswagen will unveil a ne...
03:34, 09/06/2019

Volkswagen Delivers What We've All Been Wanting in a Concept Car: Holograms in the Trunk Have you ever been driving a car nice and hard, really giving it the beans and pushing it hard through the corners, when the realization suddenly hits you that, hey, this thing would be much better if there was a big hologram emitter in the floor of ...
07:34, 05/30/2019

Volkswagen Accused of Illegally Selling Prototypes Not Fit for the Road The automaker, which is trying to regain the trust of car buyers after an emissions scandal in 2015, has acknowledged improperly selling preproduction cars....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Volkswagen set to announce battery production plans: sources Volkswagen's supervisory board is on the brink of announcing the automaker's entry into battery cell production, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday....
18:51, 05/13/2019

Volkswagen will use Traton proceeds to internationalize truck business: CEO Volkswagen will use proceeds of an initial public offering of its Traton trucks unit to invest in the "internationalization" of the division, Chief Executive Officer Herbert Diess said on Tuesday....
10:17, 05/14/2019

Amazon delivers Volkswagen's 'Final Edition' Beetles The iconic car rolled off the assembly line in July 2019 after more than two decades since its relaunch. There are only 65 'Final Edition' Beetles available, and they can only be bought in Mexico....
08:34, 08/18/2019

Volkswagen to start production of Tarek SUV in Mexico in 2020 German carmaker Volkswagen will begin producing the Tarek sport utility vehicle (SUV) at its plant in the Mexican state of Puebla in 2020 and sales will start by the end of 2021, Steffen Reiche, the chief executive of Volkswagen de Mexico said on Wed...
21:51, 07/10/2019

Volkswagen to invest 1bn euros in battery production plant BERLIN (AP) — Automaker Volkswagen AG says it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) to set up a battery production plant in Germany. Chief executive Herbert Diess said Tuesday that the factory is part of the company’s effort to electrify...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Volkswagen Polo, Vento & Ameo Cup Editions Launched The 2019 ICC World Cup is here and to celebrate the global sporting event, Volkswagen India has introduced the 'Cup Edition' on its Polo, Vento and Ameo models. The new Cup Edition versions will be......
09:17, 05/30/2019

The 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Aims To Be A 341-Mile Electric People's Car The 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 is the first of the German automaker’s upcoming onslaught of electric vehicles. We’ve seen it in concept form before but now it’s at the Frankfurt Motor Show in production spec, as a funky teal hatchback with a WLTP-estimated...
02:17, 09/10/2019

Ads from Mondelez and Volkswagen are the first to be banned under new UK gender stereotyping rules The U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) introduced the sexism rules in June after research and a consultation with the ad industry. The UN's Unstereotype Alliance welcomed the news....
01:17, 08/16/2019

Volkswagen's Renk first in line of potential divestitures - sources Volkswagen is expected to launch shortly the sale of transmissions maker Renk as the German carmaker streamlines operations to free up funds for investment in electric vehicles, people close to the matter said....
15:51, 06/04/2019

US forces Volkswagen to correct fuel economy on almost 100,000 vehicles The German multinational company are due to be pay $96.5 million (€87.6 million) for the error. VW admitted in 2015 that up to 11 million cars had been fitted with software designed to deceive emissions testers....
07:17, 08/31/2019

Volkswagen sounds out buyers for MAN Energy Solutions -sources Volkswagen has approached several companies to gauge their appetite for buying MAN Energy Solutions, which makes large diesel engines for ships and power generators, people close to the matter said....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Volkswagen ID Crozz: 2020 electric SUV spotted testing Kia e-Niro-rivalling electric SUV finally hits the road in prototype form, with styling close to concept We've waited to see one since 2017, but at long last the Volkswagen 'ID Crozz' electric SUV has been seen on the road in disguised prototype for...
21:17, 07/29/2019

U.S. SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge had asked why the agency waited two years after a global scandal related to vehicle emissions to sue the automaker....
03:34, 07/09/2019

Volkswagen Confirms Participation At The 2020 Auto Expo After missing out on the Auto Expo in 2018, Volkswagen India has confirmed that it will participate in the 2020 Auto Expo which is all set to be held from February 7 2020....
09:00, 08/14/2019

Volkswagen Vento And Polo Facelift Spied Testing Both models are towards the end of their lifecycle and require a generation upgrade. Volkswagen is working on new models and the new-gen models are scheduled to arrive in 2021....
12:51, 07/13/2019

New Volkswagen Ad Campaign Is a U-Turn for a Company Caught Cheating A marketing push hatched by the firm that makes ads for Adidas and Google zooms past contrition on its way toward a greener future for the world’s largest automaker....
11:17, 06/05/2019

Volkswagen to inject $2.6 bln into Ford unit Argo AI - source Carmaker Volkswagen will inject $2.6 billion into Ford's self-driving unit Argo AI at an overall valuation of $7 billion in the deal, a source close to the matter said on Friday....
13:34, 07/12/2019

Ford, Volkswagen To Collaborate For Building EVs And Autonomous Tech Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG today announced that they are expanding their global alliance to include electric vehicles - and will collaborate with Argo AI to introduce autonomous vehicle......
15:34, 07/12/2019

U.S. judge questions SEC on delay in filing Volkswagen suit A federal judge on Friday sharply questioned the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on the timing of its civil suit filed in March accusing Volkswagen AG of defrauding investors and demanded the agency explain its rationale....
23:34, 05/10/2019

Volkswagen’s Type 20 electric concept merges old-school and new At an event at its newly christened Innovation and Engineering Center California in Belmont, Volkswagen unveiled its Type 20 concept car that's essentially a 1962 Microbus with a lot of tech crammed inside and its engine swapped for a battery pa...
12:00, 07/03/2019

New 2020 Volkswagen Golf: first official teaser released News 28 Aug, 2019 An official teaser image of the new Mk8 Volkswagen Golf has been issued ahead of the model’s planned launch in October...
20:51, 08/28/2019

How Volkswagen's electric record-breaker conquered the Nurburgring 128.598mph: Average speed of the ID R on its new electric lap record run Volkswagen’s ID R special didn’t just beat the Nordschleife electric car record, it smashed it. We were there to watch the monumental feat After setting a new outright record...
08:00, 06/22/2019

All-electric Volkswagen Kombi concept reimagines classic van News 8 Jul, 2019 The Volkswagen Kombi concept is an all-electric Type 2 van built to celebrate 20 years of Volkswagen’s Electronics Research Laboratory...
20:34, 07/08/2019

Ford, Volkswagen to share details on EV, AV alliance Friday Details of an agreement are expected to be outlined Friday after months of discussion between the two automakers on how to share the burdens of investing in electric and autonomous vehicles....
21:17, 07/11/2019

Efforts to unionize Tennessee Volkswagen plant see setback CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — In a split decision, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled in favor of Volkswagen in a setback for unionization efforts at its Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant. United Auto Workers won representation of maintenance worke...
21:51, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Volkswagen's 'friendlier, people-focused' era begins with the ID 3 Electric hatch's 'smiling face' is a sign that Volkswagen is leaving the legacy of Dieselgate behind There was some light relief at the Frankfurt show's annual Volkswagen Group night during the reveal of the ID 3, as the curtains failed to fall at t...
23:51, 09/10/2019

Volkswagen agrees to Australian settlement over diesel cheating Volkswagen said on Monday it had agreed to pay up to A$127 million ($87.3 million) to settle lawsuits brought on behalf of thousands of Australian customers caught up in its global diesel emissions cheating scandal....
06:34, 09/16/2019

Volkswagen Continues to Test Inexplicable and Joyous T-Roc Convertible I have checked our archives and was astounded to find this take by our very own Justin Westbrook that seemed to infer that the very idea of a Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet was ludicrous. It’s not very often that I disagree with my colleagues (OK, we dis...
18:17, 06/20/2019

Volkswagen Polo & Vento Facelifts To Be Launched Next Month Volkswagen India will be introducing the facelifted versions of the Polo and the Vento models on September 4, 2019. VW's most popular models in the country are set to get subtle cosmetic changes for......
21:17, 08/28/2019

Volkswagen ends deal with self-driving startup Aurora Volkswagen is cutting ties with Silicon Valley self-driving startup Aurora after only a year, amidst talks of working with Ford's Argo AI instead. Financial Times reported the news of the split, adding that VW expects to reach a deal with Argo A...
17:34, 06/12/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: new Nissan Leaf rival seen barely disguised Volkswagen's first bespoke EV will get up to 342 miles of range, 125kW rapid charging capability and £25k base price Volkswagen's new ID 3 electric hatch has been spotted again in a German suburb, this time with a more revealing disguise.  The firm'...
14:51, 07/09/2019

Hot hatch face-off: Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR vs main rivals Final fling for the Mk7 Golf GTI doesn’t want for visual clout The TCR, a last hurrah for the current Golf GTI, takes on the Honda Civic Type R and Renault Megane RS 300 Trophy A recent straw poll on Autocar’s Twitter asked which of today’s hot h...
07:34, 05/04/2019

Volkswagen to launch new e-Up with longer range, lower price Electric city car will now offer 161 miles of range from batteries, with prices starting around £23,000 Volkswagen will launch a new version of its e-Up electric city car, with an increased range of 161 miles and a reduced base price, at the Frankfu...
19:01, 09/05/2019

Under the skin: Why Volkswagen is bringing back manual gearboxes The Volkswagen Group’s new MQ281 gearbox shows how far manual gearbox technology has progressed over the years and how it still has a big part to play in cutting fuel consumption and emissions New six-speed MQ281 unit is lightweight, compact and sh...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Volkswagen Will Chop Its Super Long Warranty Down From Six Years to Four In 2017, Volkswagen offered an excellent six year and 72,000 mile bumper-to-bumper warranty on select models for folks who were considering the brand but were perhaps a bit apprehensive about its reputation for problems and expensive German repair bi...
04:17, 07/31/2019

Volkswagen Earnings Dented by Diesel Woes, China Volkswagen reported a nearly 10% drop in profit in the first quarter, hit by slowing growth in China and fresh charges from its diesel emissions-cheating scandal....
10:17, 05/02/2019

Unique Volkswagen Golf GTI and R created for Worthersee festival News 30 May, 2019 VW commissioned two teams of apprentices to build a pair of bespoke high performance Volkswagen Golfs for Worthersee 2019...
13:17, 05/31/2019

SEC defends pace of Volkswagen suit after emissions scandal The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday defended the pace of its investigation into Volkswagen AG after a judge asked why the agency waited two years after a global scandal related to vehicle emissions to sue the automaker....
07:51, 07/09/2019

Volkswagen to reveal new logo at Frankfurt motor show Current logo has "become a bit heavy" according to Volkswagen's marketing boss Redesigned emblem will arrive alongside the pioneering ID 3 electric hatchback as the firm seeks to rejuvenate its image Volkswagen will unveil a redesigned logo as par...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Nearly 30,000 Volkswagen Tiguans and CCs Recalled for Faulty Airbag Modules Owners of model-year 2015 to 2016 Volkswagen Tiguans and CCs should be aware that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a recall for their cars over an airbag issue. If you’re reading this and you own a CC, then I commend you ...
18:17, 07/30/2019

The Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet Is The Convertible CUV The World Didn't Know It Needed Volkswagen is calling its newest creation “a literal breath of fresh air” in its press release, and I have to say I agree. The Volkswagen T-Roc Cabriolet looks kind of absurd but like it’s a hell of a lot of fun—and it’ll be hitting markets in early ...
15:51, 08/14/2019

Ferdinand Piëch, Domineering Volkswagen Chief, Dies at 82 The grandson of the designer of the Beetle, he rescued Volkswagen from near bankruptcy but was blamed for creating a company culture that bred scandal....
23:17, 08/27/2019

Union Vote at Tennessee Volkswagen Plant Could Be Historic Volkswagen workers are possibly unionizing, back seat seatbelt chatter and a death wobble class-action lawsuit. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, June 14, 2019....
19:17, 06/14/2019

Volkswagen To Install 4000 EV Charging Stations In Germany By 2025 The VW ID. 3 will make its world premiere at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show and the Group will be launching almost 70 new models in the next ten years....
10:51, 08/26/2019

Ferdinand Piech, Architect Of Volkswagen's Global Expansion, Dies At 82 Ferdinand Piech, Volkswagen AG's former chairman and chief executive, who transformed the German company from a struggling midsized carmaker into a global automotive powerhouse, has died....
13:17, 08/27/2019

Volkswagen Questionably Advertises the Manual Transmission as a Security Feature “Manual Transmission Foils Car Theft” is a headline we write all too often, and now Volkswagen has taken advantage of America’s stick shift incompetence to advertise its Jetta GLI’s manual transmission as a security feature. So just leave your manual...
04:34, 05/08/2019

Volkswagen discussing Turkish car tax as it seeks deal on plant: sources German carmaker Volkswagen is holding talks with officials in Ankara over Turkey's vehicle tax regime as it seeks to conclude a 1-billion euro investment to build a production plant in Turkey, two sources said on Thursday....
20:17, 08/29/2019

Lawyers seek $26 million in Volkswagen U.S. fuel economy settlement Lawyers for owners of 98,000 Volkswagen AG U.S. vehicles that had fuel economy labels that overstated efficiency will ask a U.S. judge for $26 million in attorney's fees and costs, court documents show....
04:17, 09/02/2019

A Huge Air-Cooled Volkswagen Museum in Puerto Rico Is Selling Everything Right Now I’ll admit, I’m a bit late to write about this since it’s been going on the past few days, but I was sick as a dog last week, and, well, you’re the real victims, here. But no more wallowing in self-pity! If you love old air-cooled Volkswagens, then y...
23:00, 05/06/2019

U.S. Judge Urges Volkswagen, SEC To Resolve Civil Dieselgate Suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its Dieselgate emissions scandal....
11:51, 08/17/2019

Volkswagen ID Buggy makes off-road debut at Pebble Beach Open-top concept takes inspiration from Beetle-based Meyers Manx Electric concept has a 155-mile range and can hit 99mph; start-up e.Go Mobile could build production version The Volkswagen ID Buggy concept has made its off-road dynamic debut at th...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Volkswagen's Traton expected to price IPO toward lower end of range: sources Volkswagen's truck unit Traton is expected to price its initial public offering (IPO) this week toward the lower end of the marketing range, people close to the matter said....
14:34, 06/26/2019

Volkswagen's Traton sets price range for IPO at 27-28 euros a share Volkswagen's truck unit Traton narrowed the price range for its initial public offering (IPO) to between 27 euros ($30.74) and 28 euros a share, the lower end of its earlier 27 euros to 33 euros price range, a bookrunner said on Wednesday....
19:00, 06/26/2019

Volkswagen recalls 679,000 US vehicles to fix electrical problem that could cause cars to roll away Volkswagen said Friday that it's recalling 679,000 U.S. vehicles sold since 2011 with an electrical issue that could cause the car to roll away....
18:51, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen overstated fuel economy on 98,000 U.S. vehicles, will repay consumers Volkswagen AG must forfeit greenhouse gas emissions credits and is lowering the fuel economy ratings on 98,000 vehicles after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said auto software overstated real-world performance....
02:51, 08/31/2019

This Old Volkswagen Rabbit Brochure Makes A Couple Of Really Weird Points Recently, a kind reader possibly seeking to avoid the grim self-made prison of a hoarder, sent me about a hundred or so pounds of prime, uncut ’70s and ’80s-era car brochures. There’s so much good stuff in there, and it’ll take me forever to go throu...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Volkswagen WeShare fully-electric car sharing service launched 1500 e-Golfs available to hire on demand from today in Berlin, with e-Up to be added early next year Volkswagen has introduced a new app-based car sharing service that will use a fleet of exclusively electric vehicles. WeShare initially launches in ...
21:00, 06/27/2019

Volkswagen Partners With Zoomcar To Provide Cars For Shared Mobility Volkswagen India has announced its partnership with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar to lease its car to customers. The automaker will be selling the Volkswagen Polo through this channel through......
13:51, 06/25/2019

Volkswagen Will Now Convert Classic Beetles To Electric Power Which Is Maybe Even Better Than A New EV Beetle I knew that even though Volkswagen ended Beetle (including Beetle-dressed Golfs) production in July, they wouldn’t ever really be able to not build some sort of Beetle, and I think this announcement proves that to be correct. VW is partnering with Ge...
19:00, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Volkswagen sounds out buyers for MAN Energy Solutions -sources Volkswagen has approached several companies to gauge their appetite for buying MAN Energy Solutions, which makes large diesel engines for ships and power generators, people close to the matter said....
17:17, 05/06/2019

World's Largest Private Collection Of Volkswagen Cars Is Up For Sale Puerto Rico is known for its sandy beaches, mofongo and Pina Coladas, but for the auto enthusiast, it is home to the largest private collection of Volkswagen cars in the world. In fact, over 170......
23:51, 05/09/2019

In its 81-year run, the VW Beetle sold over 23 million units. Here's how it became Volkswagen's most iconic car. The Volkswagen Beetle sold over 23 million units in its 81-year run. From its dark origins in 1930s Nazi Germany to the "Summer of Love" in 1967, the VW Beetle is one of the most recognizable cars ever made. In 2019 the final Beetle rolled off the li...
20:00, 09/03/2019

Volkswagen and Ford Are Teaming Up Massively on Electric and Autonomous Cars The game of catch-up gets going for real, Daimler isn’t doing so hot, and diesels are definitely not having a moment. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 12, 2019....
20:17, 07/12/2019

Volkswagen Is Spending a Billion on a Battery Factory to Try to Leapfrog Tesla There may be a day that Tesla looks back on all this—the Roadster, the S, those troublesome early Xs—and laugh at how simple it was. Volkswagen is rolling in. All that and more in The Morning Shift for May 15, 2019....
19:17, 05/15/2019

Gizmodo Netflix Is Losing Some of Its Most Popular Shows, Thanks to AT&T | Jalopnik Volkswagen I Gizmodo Netflix Is Losing Some of Its Most Popular Shows, Thanks to AT&T | Jalopnik Volkswagen Is Spending a Billion on a Battery Factory to Try to Leapfrog Tesla | Kotaku Pokémon Rumble Rush Is Heading To iOS And Android | Lifehacker Bookmark Th...
17:51, 05/15/2019

Volkswagen aims to boost in-house software development to 60% by 2025 Volkswagen said on Tuesday it would put 5,000 digital experts into a new unit called "Car.Software" by 2025 as the German carmaker aims to develop at least 60% of its software in-house by then, up from less than 10% currently....
10:17, 06/18/2019