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Car Rental in Los Angeles – Best Places to Drive Your Rental Car in Los Angeles

There are several great drives to seek out while enjoying the rental car. Of course most travelers will want to avoid the freeways during rush hours, but there are plenty of scenic routes to see in Los Angeles. Perhaps one of the most beautiful drives is Pacific Coast Highway. Situated along the bluffs overlooking the beaches and Pacific Ocean, PCH […]

The 2019 Passat Won’t be Offered with a V6

[ad_1] Volkswagen is simplifying the Passat lineup for its generational final year, and that means no V6s for the 2019 model year. The Car Connection reports that the Chattanooga Passat will only be available in two trims: Wolfsburg Edition and SE R-Line. That means that S and SEL are both going the way of the dodo and that the Passat […]

Pesky Wabbits: The Rabbit (Edition) is Back for 2019

[ad_1] Volkswagen is digging through the archives for the name of its latest vehicle, the GTI Rabbit Edition. The new trim is joining the GTI lineup for 2019. According to Motor Authority, the GTI Rabbit Edition will sit on 18-inch gloss-black aluminum-alloy wheels, will bear a black spoiler and black mirror caps. Additionally, it’ll come with keyless ignition, LED, adaptive […]

Luftgekühlt: How Do Air Cooled Engines Work?

[ad_1] If you’ve been a fan of European sports cars, or sports cars in general over the last 30 or so years, you know that air-cooled Porsches are the best. Or at least that’s what you’ve been told. Everybody says it, so it must be true. Right? Well don’t worry, we’re not here to debate if older Porsches are better […]

Report: VW Downsizing Golf Engines to Improve MPGs

[ad_1] The 2019 Golf is set to gain the Jetta’s 147 hp 1.4-liter I4, because apparently MPGs are an effective replacement for displacement. But bear with me, there’s a bit of good news at the end. That’s down from the 2018’s 170 hp 1.8-liter engine, which the Golf Alltrack (thanks to its AWD system) retains. The move is reportedly an […]

2018 Lamborghini Huracan Performante Spyder Review

[ad_1] Many enthusiasts are quick to point out the similarities between the Lamborghini Huracan and the Audi R8. They’re not entirely wrong — the two cars share a few key components including the chassis, transmission, and the 10-cylinder engine, which is the same design and partially made in the same factory in Hungary. When an engine makes up such an important part of the […]

2018 Beetle Sunshine Tour Moves to Wolfsburg to Celebrate Water-Cooled Beetle’s 20th Birthday

[ad_1] It’s official: the New Beetle has now reached classic car status. Twenty years ago the car that was “reverse-engineered from UFOs” went on sale at dealerships around the world. To honor this ground-breaking car, the Beetle Sunshine Tour will feature the car this weekend at a very special location: the Wolfsburg Factory in Wolfsburg, Germany. What is the Beetle […]

Find Of The Day: Anime-Edition Microbus

[ad_1] If you’re interested in today’s Find Of The Day, gather your loonies and your toonies quick; bidding ends Tuesday evening. What is it you’re bidding on? Why it’s the cutest little Subaru Microbus you’ve ever seen. Subaru!? Yes, Subaru. Now before you get all excited Ms./Mrs./Mr. Car Nerd, there’s no turbo-charged flat-four Subaru engine hanging out of the back […]

You Can Finally Race the GRC Bug Against the Desert Dingo Racing Stock Bug Thanks to Forza Horizon 4

[ad_1] The Forza team has finally released the full car list for its latest open-world arcade racer, Forza Horizon 4, and suffice it to say, it looks pretty solid. Not only is it 450-cars long, it features no fewer than 16 VWs, among them the 2003 Golf R32, ’95 Corrado VR6, and the ’63 Type De Luxe (full list below). […]

Car Rental Guide – What You Need to Know About Booking, Payment, and Drop-Off Arrangements

In 1995, Alamo became the first automobile rental company to offer customers internet booking in real-time. In 2005, it became the first in its industry to develop a digital check-in system. It has expanded its services throughout the rest of the world and fosters partnerships with travel agents, the airline industry, tour operators, and other travel-related organizations. Whether you need […]