The 2016 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen - which was previously known as the Jetta Sportwagen - may no longer come with a diesel, but it still comes with the company's excellent 1.8-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. So how does it fare at a mile above sea level? The TSI engine is rated at 170
TFL routinely heads up the Rocky Mountains in search of prototype vehicles draped in camouflage conducting their high altitude testing. Once in a while we manage to find a completely undisguised vehicle as in the case of this Volkswagen Touran. The Touran is a Golf-based minivan currently sold overseas. Currently
Volkswagen recently announced that there will be no 2017 Jetta Hybrid. That's a real shame. Unlike almost every other hybrid available in America, VW's take on the hybrid-powered car is actually fun to drive. When a manufacturer builds a hybrid, they make several important decision. Will car car skew toward fuel efficiency (read:
In this edition of Ask Nathan: Thoughts on Nissan taking control of Mitsubishi? An Audi as a first car? Good choices for a car-themed party? Today's first question comes from a long-time fan who is curious about TFL's take on Nissan setting up a partnership with Mitsubishi. Nathan, What's the TFL take
Assembled at the Chakan facility, near Pune, India, the diminutive Volkswagen Ameo is based on the Volkswagen Polo’s PQ25 platform. In fact, up to the B-pillar, the Volkswagen Ameo is the same as the Volkswagen Polo hatchback. Why is this little car significant to Volkswagen fans in the United States?
In this edition of Ask Nathan: Volkswagen's baby crossover heading here? Floor mats from the factory? Continuously variable transmission (CVT) max reverse speeds? Today's first question comes from a fan who wants to know if Volkswagen's baby crossover is coming here. Hi Fast Lane crew! Nathan, I have two questions. Is Volkswagen bringing a small crossover
You may have seen the Range Rover Evoque Convertible, but Volkswagen is taking the convertible crossover to a smaller scale with the VW T-Cross Breeze concept, which debuts at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show this week. It rides on a sub-compact VW Polo platform. It sits higher, has all-wheel-drive capability,