Volkswagen

2012 Volkswagen Passat

VW tells US dealers to stop selling 4 popular models

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen is telling U.S. dealers to stop selling its most popular cars until transmission fluid leaks can be fixed. The order covers about 25,000 Jetta, Passat, Beetle and Beetle convertible models equipped […]

04/09/2014

Investigators at the scene of a boulder slide where a Phoenix man was seriously injured while trying to move another boulder. (AP Photo/Coconino County Sheriff’s Office)

30-ton boulder slides onto road and lands on man

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man was seriously hurt when a car-size boulder slid onto a mountain road and landed on him while he and his co-workers were trying to move another massive rock […]

09/11/2013

(AP Photo)

Chrysler, VW, GM report sales growth in February

DETROIT (AP) — Tax increases. Rising gas prices. Political dysfunction in Washington. None of that kept Americans away from auto dealer showrooms in February as General Motors, Ford and other automakers posted strong sales gains.

03/01/2013

Super Bowl

Adver-teasers: Super Bowl viewers get peek at ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl advertisers are learning the art of the tease. WATCH a handful of the teasers here.

01/29/2013

VW recalls about 2,500 Beetles to fix air bags

DETROIT (AP) – Volkswagen is recalling about 2,500 Beetles because the front passenger seat air bag could inflate and injure a small child. The recall includes 2012 and 2013 Beetles with leather sport seats. If […]

11/20/2012

Toyota widens global sales lead over GM in 3Q

DETROIT (AP) – Toyota has widened its global sales lead over General Motors after bouncing back from a series of natural disasters. The company said Friday it sold 7.4 million vehicles globally in the first […]

10/26/2012

VW Passat sales set annual record

DETROIT (AP) – Volkswagen says it has sold more Passat midsize cars this year than any other year. The German automaker sold 77,524 Passats as of Wednesday, beating the car’s old record of 77,523, set […]

09/19/2012

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