Volkswagen Eos

Takata Airbag Recall: Volkswagen and Audi Recall 850,000 Cars

By Matt Schmitz on February 10, 2016


CARS.COM — Volkswagen Group today announced that it is recalling about 850,000 cars equipped with potentially defective airbag inflators manufactured by Japan's Takata Corp. This latest action is part of a considerable expansion in January of the massive ongoing recall… Read More

Takata Airbag Recall: Volkswagen and Audi Recall 850,000 Cars

By Matt Schmitz on February 10, 2016

CARS.COM — Volkswagen Group today announced that it is recalling about 850,000 cars equipped with potentially defective airbag inflators manufactured by Japan's Takata Corp. This latest action is part of a considerable expansion in January of the massive ongoing recall… Read More

Prediction: 10 Cars We Think Won't See 2017

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2015

CARS.COM -- It's the end of another year of automotive ups and downs -- and the end of the line for a handful of unloved vehicles. Which cars won't make it another model year? We've got a few guesses, and… Read More

Recall Alert: 420,000 Volkswagen Sedans, SUVs, Convertibles, Hatchbacks and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on August 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 420,000 Volkswagen vehicles, including model-year 2010-14 CC and Passat sedans, and Tiguan SUVs; model-year 2010-13 Eos convertibles and Jetta sedans; model-year 2011-14 Golf and Golf GTI hatchbacks; and model-year 2011-13 Jetta SportWagen wagons The Problem: Debris may… Read More

Prediction: 10 Cars We Think Won't See 2016

By Jennifer Geiger on December 15, 2014

Like your favorite new network TV show, some cars just won't be around anymore. This year yielded a bumper crop of exciting new cars, trucks and SUVs, but what about those that have been, let's say, taken out to the… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Eos Final Edition Means the End of the Road

By Kelsey Mays on August 26, 2014

Remember when Volkswagen introduced the 2010 New Beetle Final Edition? It signaled the passing of a car that spent an eternal 13 model years going from spring chicken to throwback turkey. Well, the Final Edition is back, and it heralds… Read More

2014 Volkswagen Eos Cars.com Review

By Matt Schmitz on December 23, 2013

Let's cut to the chase: The 2014 Volkswagen Eos is just too darned expensive. Cars.com reviewer Jennifer Geiger said the hardtop convertible's looks are handsome but not sexy; its turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder is peppy but dragged down by an unrefined… Read More

Ten Cars That Won't See 2015

By Kelsey Mays on December 18, 2013

Automakers give all sorts of reasons for canceling a model. Sometimes it comes from a deliberate one-and-done cycle, as Scion often employs. Other times a car too similar to its corporate siblings — compare the ultra-luxury Maybach brand to an optioned-out… Read More

Muscle Cars Top Most Stolen Sporty-Car List

By Matt Schmitz on October 30, 2013

A trio of nameplates synonymous with American muscle — the Chevrolet Camaro, Ford Mustang and Dodge Challenger — are also the strongest candidates to be swiped by auto thieves. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau's new list of most… Read More

What-If Game Narrows Car No. 2 Choices Quickly

By Sara Lacey on October 11, 2012

My husband Rich's car is in need of serious repair, and the hard truth is we need to be thinking about a new (or new-to-us) car. This conversation should be entertaining to have because a second car gets to be… Read More

2012 Volkswagen Eos: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on October 31, 2011

This Car Seat Check was originally published in August 2011 on MotherProof.com. Volkswagen is ready for summer with its updated 2012 Eos. The hardtop convertible has sharper styling and a turbocharged four-cylinder for the 2012 model year. What it doesn't… Read More