Tag Archives: Volkswagen

  • ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    ‘Back to the Future’ Volkswagen Bus for Sale

    I honestly thought we were done with the deluge of Back to the Future tie-in products, but even in the field of time travel there are usually some stragglers to be found picking up the rear. One such straggler comes in the form of this customized Back to the Future Volkswagen Bus. As we all […]

  • Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ: VW’s Electric Microbus Going Into Production

    Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ: VW’s Electric Microbus Going Into Production

    Several months back Volkswagen revealed their concept for an electric version if its famous 1960s Microbus, and the response was evidently positive enough to surprise the Volkswagen high command. And so, the Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ is actually going into production, as per a statement from Volkswagen North America CEO Hinrich J. Woebcken: “We are delighted […]

  • ZelectricBug: Classic VW Beetles Converted to Electric (Video)

    ZelectricBug: Classic VW Beetles Converted to Electric (Video)

    Government studies have shown that the two worst things for our environment by far are industrial waste pumped into the air by giant corporate factories, and vintage Volkswagen Beetles. You might not be able to do anything abut the first one, but if you’re the owner of a Beetle, the people at ZelectricMotors can convert […]

  • Volkswagen Amarok Canyon Edition

    Volkswagen Amarok Canyon Edition

    To some people, the name “Volkswagen” will always be synonymous with the Volkswagen Beetle, that perennial classic automobile/excuse to punch your younger brother really hard in the shoulder. But they also dabble in pick-up trucks, like the Volkswagen Amarok Canyon Edition, a special edition truck specifically engineered for tough wilderness terrain. That engineering includes touches […]

  • Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok

    Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok

    The 2014 Winter Olympics are starting on February 7th, and one of its sponsors is Volkswagen, who’s springing on the occasion with the Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok , a special edition of the Amarok truck specifically for navigating the harsh winter landscape of Sochi, Russia’s home for the games. The Volkswagen Polar Expedition Amarok is […]

  • Volkswagen Aqua Concept Hovercraft (Photos And Video)

    Volkswagen Aqua Concept Hovercraft (Photos And Video)

    Yuhan Zhang, 21, has conceived one of the coolest concept vehicles I’ve seen in a long time. It’s called the Volkswagen Aqua, and I use the phrase “concept vehicle” rather than “concept car” because the Aqua is a hovercraft that was designed as a unique solution to the variety of difficult terrains found in Zhang’s native China. […]

  • Volkswagen XL1 Gets 261 Miles Per Gallon

    Volkswagen XL1 Gets 261 Miles Per Gallon

      Next month at the Geneva Motor Show, the Volkswagen XL1 will finally be unveiled after many years of development. Way back in 2002, the XL1 was born as a concept car, and it’s taken 11 years for it to finally enter production. What’s the big deal about the XL1? Once it gets out on […]