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Volkswagen Widens Availability of Advanced Safety Features

By Matt Schmitz on July 30, 2015


Advanced safety features aren't just for big spenders anymore. For the 2016 model year, Volkswagen is bringing a host of driver-assistance technology — including forward collision warning with autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, park assist, blind spot monitoring and… Read More

Volkswagen Widens Availability of Advanced Safety Features

By Matt Schmitz on July 30, 2015

Advanced safety features aren't just for big spenders anymore. For the 2016 model year, Volkswagen is bringing a host of driver-assistance technology — including forward collision warning with autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, park assist, blind spot monitoring and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Audi SQ5

By Matt Schmitz on July 28, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,625 model-year 2014-15 Audi SQ5 SUVs manufactured between May 22, 2013, and April 14, 2015 The Problem: The electric power-steering assist system may shut down in cold temperatures due to a steering motor sensor fault; if this… Read More

2016 Audi S6 Review

By Aaron Bragman on July 27, 2015

Fast and fun, the 2016 Audi S6 takes a plain-Jane luxury commuter and transforms it into a highly satisfying sport sedan. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

Five Eco-Friendly Family Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on July 17, 2015

Kids change everything, but having a family doesn't mean you have to run to the dealership and buy a gas-guzzling, three-row SUV. Check out our list of five eco-friendly vehicles that are both fuel-efficient and family-friendly. Related: More Family News… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Jetta: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on July 14, 2015

Volkswagen's Jetta got a light update for 2015 with some minor exterior revisions and additional interior trim options. The big news for families is the backseat; the 2015 VW Jetta earned straight-A grades in our Car Seat Check thanks to… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on June 25, 2015

For many of us in our 40s and older, wagons were the family-haulers of our childhood. Before minivans became popular, a wagon — sometimes with three rows of seats — was the choice for carting a brood around town. The… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Tiguan Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on June 24, 2015

Forward-thinking features and a 2009-era premium interior help the 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan survive, but its high price is hard to justify now that competitors have caught and surpassed it. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

Fiat 500L, Kia Soul Make Fun Family Car Short List

By By Carrie Kim on June 16, 2015

It seems like yesterday that my husband and I leased a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta to accommodate our new family, but recently the lease came up and I was ready for a new car. Now that our daughter is entering preschool,… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Makes Installing Car Seats Easy

By Jennifer Geiger on June 15, 2015

It's no secret that most parents on Cars.com's editorial staff have a big thing for wagons. Volkswagen's newest entry delights with its sleek, anti-minivan styling and choice of peppy and efficient engines, as well as ample passenger room and cargo… Read More

Volkswagen Reveals 2016 Jetta GLI

By Matt Schmitz on June 11, 2015

Volkswagen today unveiled the 2016 Jetta GLI, which returns with a sportier appearance and upgraded features. Essentially the sedan version of the Golf GTI four-door performance hatchback, the Jetta GLI comes with a 2.0-liter direct-injected four-cylinder engine that makes 210… Read More