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Volkswagen News

Volkswagen to Help Design a Bjork Exhibit?

Nothing to do with Golf Rs or Beetles. Volkswagen is helping design a Bjork display at the Museum of Modern Art.

Want to Own Herbie?

The original love bug is being auctioned off in a couple weeks.

Reader's Ride of the Week: Rally Revival

It's a barn find turned rally car.

Reader's Ride of the Week: One VW, Two Engines

Dual 2.0-liter engines make this '80s Volkswagen fly.

Reader's Ride of the Week: FrankenBeetle

Because there aren't nearly enough autocrossing Beetles out there!

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Volkswagen articles

Shop Work: 20 Fuel Sippers We'd Gladly Drive

What if we told you that there's a bunch of fuel-efficient vehicles out there that are actually fun to drive?

Shop Work: Your Mileage May Vary

Our Smiles-Per-Gallon Shootout Asks Whether It’s Possible to Combine Fuel Economy With Performance

Shop Work: Boneyard Brigade

Shopping for high-performance parts in the junkyard

Drivetrain: The Little Engine That Can

The VW 1.8T Engine Can Make Big Power From a Small Displacement

Shop Work: Holy Challenge Batvan

What if the Caped Crusader Had Only $2004?

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Volkswagen project cars

1995 Golf

Volkswagen Golf—Cheap, fun and easily modified. We're going to make ours faster and corner quicker. What else did you think we were going to do?

1976 Scirocco

Found on Craigslist for $850, this 95K original mile, 1976.5 Super Scirocco hasn't been on the road since 1986! Plans include a 2.0 liter ABA transplant and period-correct suspension and …

2013 Beetle TDi

You may already know that we’ve added a controversial Chevy Volt to our long-term fleet to explore what alternative drivetrains mean to the future of enthusiast cars. Well, Volkswagen challenged …

1993 Fox

There's cheap fun, and then there's $500 VW Fox fun.

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Volkswagen Forum Topics

Help 86 Jetta GLi CIS-E Problem
98 Oldsmobile vs. 00 Passat
VW engine swap question
Any 944 experts out there?
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Volkswagen Readers' Rides

Aug 17, 2021 by Carson
Volkswagen Kriegwagen

1988 VW Fox Battlewagon.

Good for hauling parts, not much else.

This car is gone now but it's cool, so I'll keep it up.

Aug 17, 2021 by Greg Smith (Forum Supporter)
Volkswagen Passat

1.8 liters of turbocharged goodness. Built like a tank. It caught a pathfinder on the hood in a 3-car accident; was the only one that could drive afterwards.

Aug 17, 2021 by dextervw
Volkswagen Golf Sport

A rallyxer with a future on the stage. Basically stock with a few rally bolt ons for that "right" look. Current mods: hella dual rounds, light rack, thule basket and …

Aug 17, 2021 by dextervw
Volkswagen Rabbit GTI

Ex-Rally Car turned entry level motorsports machine (hillclimb, autox, rallyx etc...)

Aug 17, 2021 by Fritz_the_Cat
Volkswagen GTI

1986 VW GTI, pretty much bone stock, racing in Hornet class. All windows (except windshield) and lights removed, roll bar, Kirkey race seat, RCI five point harness and door reinforcement …

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