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Volkswagen Beetle Concepts Photo Gallery (85 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger  on April 6, 2015


VW is showing off its iconic hatchback's fun side with four new special-edition concepts that range from the sporty to the, well, colorful. Beetle Wave, R-Line, Pink and Denim concept editions turned heads at the 2015 New York International Auto… Read More

Volkswagen Beetle Concepts Photo Gallery (85 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger  on April 6, 2015

VW is showing off its iconic hatchback's fun side with four new special-edition concepts that range from the sporty to the, well, colorful. Beetle Wave, R-Line, Pink and Denim concept editions turned heads at the 2015 New York International Auto… Read More

Volkswagen Unveils Beetle Concepts

By Jennifer Geiger  on March 31, 2015

The Volkswagen Beetle isn't for everyone, but it looks like VW is trying to widen the iconic hatchback's appeal with four new special-edition concepts. The Beetle Convertible Denim, Beetle R-Line, Beetle Convertible Surfer and Beetle Pink Color Edition are taking… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Volkswagen Sedans and Hatchbacks

By Jen Burklow  on February 2, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 44,660 model-year 2014-15 Volkswagen Jetta sedans manufactured between March 28 and Nov. 24, 2014; model-year 2014-15 Passat sedans manufactured between April 7 and Nov. 18, 2014; model-year 2015 Golf and GTI hatchbacks manufactured between July 1 and… Read More

Recall Alert: Nearly 38,000 Volkswagen Cars

By Jennifer Newman  on December 31, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Volkswagen is recalling some model-year 2014-15 Jetta sedans manufactured March 28 to Nov. 24, 2014, model-year 2014-15 Passat sedans manufactured April 7 to Nov. 18, 2014, model-year 2014-15 Beetle coupes and convertibles manufactured March 31 to Nov. 27,… Read More

Do Men Buy the Volkswagen Beetle?

By Sara Lacey  on December 30, 2014

Let's take a trip back to November 2010 when talk-show host Oprah Winfrey¬†announced that everyone in her audience would be receiving a redesigned 2012 Volkswagen Beetle, though the design was kept under wraps at the time. It seemed an obvious… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-15 Volkswagen Beetle

By Jennifer Geiger  on December 8, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,000 model-year 2013-15 versions of the Volkswagen Beetle manufactured between June 13, 2013, and July 3, 2014 The Problem:¬†When the affected vehicles are driven over hard surfaces or strike a pothole, the glass sunroof may break, possibly… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2013 Volkswagen Jetta, 2012-2013 Beetle

By Matt Schmitz  on October 17, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly half a million Volkswagen cars, including more than 400,000 model-year 2011-13 Volkswagen Jetta sedans and nearly 42,000 model-year 2012-13 Beetle hatchbacks and convertibles The Problem: A rear or side-rear collision could damage the rear suspension trailing arms;… Read More

2014 Volkswagen Beetle Gains Features With Premium Package

By Mike Hanley  on June 26, 2014

Volkswagen has announced a new Premium Package for the 2014 Beetle hatchback and convertible. Available in July for 1.8T and TDI diesel trim levels, the Premium Package includes features not previously available for the Beetle, as well as content that… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Passat

By Matt Schmitz  on April 22, 2014

Vehicles Affected: About 26,452 model-year 2014 Volkswagen Jetta, Beetle, Beetle Convertible and Passat cars equipped with a 1.8-liter turbo engine and torque converter automatic transmission. The Problem: The O-ring seals between the oil cooler and transmission may leak fluid, which… Read More

VW Beetle Dune Concept Car Needs More Dune, Less Beetle

By Joe Bruzek  on January 14, 2014

Search for "Beetle dune buggy" online and what pops up are knobby-tire, flared-fender, jacked-up vintage Beetles ready to blow through the top of a dune. The Volkswagen Beetle Dune concept introduced at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in… Read More