Volkswagen

Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016


CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

Latest Airbag Recall Could Affect Millions, and It's Not From Takata

By Kelsey Mays on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — A major new airbag recall could affect owners of nearly 2 million vehicles in the U.S., and it's not from Takata. It's important that you get the problem fixed with Continental airbag systems, but some of the automakers… Read More

Best of the 'Bowl: Cars.com's Favorite Super Bowl Ads

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Last Year's Super Bowl attracted an estimated 114 million viewers, which is why CBS, the game network this year, can charge advertisers a reported $5 million for the amount of time it takes to reheat your coffee in… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 750 model-year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs manufactured from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2015, and model-year 2015 Audi Q5 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 13 to Feb. 3, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2009 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans, 2009 Dodge Journey

By Jennifer Geiger on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 112,000 model-year 2009 Dodge Journey SUVS, model-year 2008-09 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country minivans and the related model-year 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivans. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, occupant restraint controller components exposed… Read More

We Bought a 2013 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen TDI

By Joe Bruzek on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM — Call us crazy, but Cars.com just welcomed the problem child from Volkswagen's diesel scandal to our long-term fleet: a 2013 Jetta SportWagen TDI. Under the hood of model-year 2011 to 2014 SportWagen TDIs is the diesel engine that… Read More

2016 Volkswagen Passat Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on January 20, 2016

CARS.COM — Multimedia system updates, a slew of new advanced safety features and lower fuel costs make the refreshed 2016 Volkswagen Passat much more attractive, even if its styling changes go largely unnoticed. Find out more in my review.  … Read More

Can You Still Get Deep Discounts on Volkswagens?

By Kelsey Mays on January 19, 2016

CARS.COM — While Volkswagen's current advertised incentives may seem modest in the wake of the automaker's diesel scandal, the discounts you could find at its dealerships could be significantly more. It's no secret that Volkswagen cranked up the incentives on… Read More

2016 Detroit Auto Show Winners and Losers: Concept Cars

By Aaron Bragman, Joe Bruzek, Mike Hanley and Brian Wong on January 15, 2016

CARS.COM — At the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, concept cars were out in force. Concepts often are fanciful vehicles that may never be built but show the direction in which an automaker is heading. They also… Read More

Regulators Reject Volkswagen's Proposed Diesel Fix

By Kelsey Mays on January 12, 2016

CARS.COM — The California Air Resources Board has rejected a proposed fix by Volkswagen on its diesel 2.0-liter engines, officials said today. Neither Volkswagen nor regulators provided full details on exactly what the fix was, but CARB says the plan… Read More

Volkswagen Tiguan GTE Active Concept Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger on January 12, 2016

CARS.COM -- The second generation of Volkswagen's Tiguan will make it to the U.S. in 2017, but in the meantime, VW unveiled an off-road-oriented Tiguan concept at the 2016 North American Auto Show in Detroit. Related: More 2016 Detroit Auto… Read More