Audi Q7

VW Diesel Crisis: Timeline of Events

By Cars.com staff on Fri Apr 21 11:59:04 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — Researchers first raised concerns about Volkswagen diesel emissions in mid-2014, culminating in the disclosure of alleged "defeat devices" installed in nearly 600,000 Volkswagen diesel cars from the 2009-2016 model years. Below is a timeline of major events; we'll… Read More

VW Diesel Crisis: Timeline of Events

By Cars.com staff on Fri Apr 21 11:59:04 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Researchers first raised concerns about Volkswagen diesel emissions in mid-2014, culminating in the disclosure of alleged "defeat devices" installed in nearly 600,000 Volkswagen diesel cars from the 2009-2016 model years. Below is a timeline of major events; we'll… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on Tue Apr 04 14:00:00 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. In our Car Seat Checks, we've found the answer that parents and caretakers need. More… Read More

VW Will Buy Back or Fix 3.0-Liter Diesels

By Fred Meier on Wed Feb 01 12:34:02 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Volkswagen has agreed with regulators and the owners group to spend about $1.2 billion to buy back older 3.0-liter V-6 diesel vehicles that violate emissions rules and to fix the newer ones, plus give those owners a cash payment.… Read More

Recall Alert: 5,900 2016-2018 Audi, Volkswagen Cars

By Patrick Masterson on Mon Jan 30 11:31:10 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,900 model-year 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf electric hatchbacks, model-year 2017 Audi A4 and A6 sedans, A7 hatchbacks, Volkswagen Golf hatchbacks and Tiguan SUVs are being recalled for driver, passenger or head airbags that may not deploy properly.… Read More

We Drive "Deep-Learning" Audi at CES 2017

By Nick Kurczewski on Fri Jan 06 12:34:01 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Leave it to us to find the slacker of the self-driving car world here at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. "This car, until four days ago, didn't know anything," said Anupam Malhotra, manager for connected… Read More

2017 Full-Size SUV Fuel-Tank Capacities

By Rick Popely on Tue Jan 03 06:00:47 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — For some drivers, the size of the fuel tank matters more than the size of the engine. The bigger the tank, the reasoning goes, the fewer times you will have to stop for gas. Related: 2016 Full-Size SUV… Read More

Audi Teases Q8 SUV Concept Ahead of Detroit

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Dec 22 10:42:46 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Audi raises more Q's than A's as it teases the concept version of what would be its fifth Q model ahead of the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit next month. The Q8 concept will be… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:14 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The next frontier for in-car connectivity is Wi-Fi mobile hot spots that allow you to wirelessly connect multiple devices while the car is hurtling down the road. In these cars, SUVs and trucks, a tablet or laptop —… Read More

VW, Feds Close to V-6 Diesel Fix

By Fred Meier on Tue Nov 15 13:02:05 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Volkswagen Group and U.S. environmental regulators have agreed on a plan for VW to fix most of about 80,000 3.0-liter diesels and buy back the rest, according to a report by Bloomberg News. Related: Judge OKs VW Diesel… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?

By Rick Popely on Fri Nov 11 06:30:56 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — A hands-free liftgate is a useful tool for those times when you don't have a hand to spare. Simply wave your foot below the rear bumper or, on models with a proximity key, approach the liftgate with the… Read More