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Test Drive | 2016 Passat SE 1.8T with Technology

Weeks after the unveiling of the fully revamped 2016 VW Passat in New York City, including some amazing tunes provided by Lenny Kravitz, an event that coincidentally was in sync with initial reports of the company’s diesel testing woes, Volkswagen hosted Be Car Chic and several other local media at its Virginia headquarters for a […]

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2016 VW Passat | Apple CarPlay step-by-step demo

Volkswagen has made syncing your smartphone with its redesigned, Tennessee-built Passat as easy as pie. During a first drive event at VW’s headquarters in Herndon, Va., we experienced the 2016 Passat and its plethora of technology. VW piqued my curiosity with the installation of Apple CarPlay in this vehicle. It is the first opportunity I […]

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2015 VW Tiguan SE 4Motion with Appearance

The folks at Volkswagen have been pumping out successful SUV’s since the early 2000’s. Now that they have a major American presence, including a factory in Tennessee and North American headquarters in Virginia, VW is honing in on what Americans want — compact sport utility vehicles. Meet the Tiguan, a CUV borne of the words […]

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VW “Sunny Side” Big Game Teaser Video

BY Liza Colby | Homadge.com Oooooh oooh ooh! I am super stoked for the VW big game commercial… are you? Just the YouTube description has me feeling giddy – “In this pre-game release video Volkswagen and reggae legend Jimmy Cliff join together to infuse much-needed positivity and good vibes into a world that’s become awash […]

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Makeup artist, VW remind women beauty is in eye of the driver

This morning, the Today Show spotlighted a recent PSA from Volkswagen and a well-known beautician who gives video makeup tutorials that has garnered nearly half a million views since April. The network show has often covered the topic of distraction behind the wheel, particularly when it comes to teen drivers. In a recent poll on their […]

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Monthly Car Review: 2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI SE

BY Andrew Stoy |  autoweek.com What is it? If you hadn’t heard, Volkswagen has big plans for the American market: The company wants to roughly triple the number of vehicles it sells in the United States by 2018. To do that, we’re getting a few models tailored specifically to what VW thinks are this country’s tastes, […]

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WAPA wraps up 2011 with Volkswagen, Tim Mahoney

On Friday, December 9, the Washington Automotive Press Association held a luncheon at Volkswagen North America’s headquarters in Herndon, Va. A blend of journalists and industry representatives attended to both conclude another year of quality WAPA programming and to hear from VW’s chief of product and marketing, Tim Mahoney. Following a catered lunch provided by […]

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Super Bowl Automotive Ads: She Said, He Said Analysis with Chris Baccus

Super Bowl Automotive Ads: She Said, He Said Analysis with Chris Baccus

In recent months, I have been working diligently to expand my social media network. In my quest to build an online presence and to learn what social media is all about, I met Chris Baccus (@cbaccus). Chris is a digital brand guru from Detroit who has a successful blog and loves his red BMW 335i. […]

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