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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 […]

Watch: The Up! GTI Races the Wrong GTI

[ad_1] Since the Up! was announced, nearly, it was compared to the MkI Golf thanks to its diminutive size and its equally diminutive power figures. But the MkII Golf is also a fair comparison point. The 8 valve GTI made round 110 hp and weighed in at a just 2,000 lbs (give or take a golden retriever). The Up! GTI, […]

Volkswagen I.D. R Won’t Try to Beat its Own Pikes Peak Record, May Try for Other Records

[ad_1] The record-breaking Volkswagen I.D. R will not return to Pikes Peak for 2019, says Sven Smeets, VW’s motorsport director. Instead, the brand is exploring other records that might help VW develop its electric performance vehicles. “We spoke to our marketing and communications [departments] and, in one way, I fully understand about chasing your own record: you go there with […]

Marco Wittmann finishes third at Nurburgring

[ad_1] In BMW Team RMG’s home race at the Nürburgring (GER), Marco Wittmann (GER) finished third to reach the podium in the BMW Driving Experience M4 DTM. After completing 40 laps, he was just 3.439 seconds behind the winner, René Rast (GER, Audi). Wittmann now has 137 points and is the best-placed BMW driver in the overall standings, in fifth […]

BMW X2 M35i will take on future Audi SQ3

[ad_1] When Audi launched the second-gen Audi Q3, most customer were excited. Excited at the prospect of an actual good Q3, as the first-gen car wasn’t a crowd’s favorite. This new one, though, looks excellent, sports a great interior and promises to be far more interesting to drive. Soon after seeing it, though, our minds immediately moved to something faster […]

Real Life Photos of BMW Z4 in Grey

[ad_1] We’ve seen a lot of pictures of the new BMW Z4 over the past few weeks. Ever since its debut at Pebble Beach, the Z4 has been all over the interwebs. Yet, in almost every single photo of it, it’s been wearing its new Frozen Orange Metallic paint. Admittedly, there’s good reason for that, as it’s an awesome color […]

BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M with BMW M CEO, Frank Van Meel

[ad_1] This past weekend, BMW M CEO Frank Van Meel went to Nurburgring not only to witness the great results of the DTM teams, but also to introduce to the world the new X3 M and X4 M SUVs. While the reveal was a bit more of a teaser preview, this was also the first time when we have to […]