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Feb 4, 2013

Controversial VW ad at Super Bowl featuring white man with Jamaican accent earns mixed reactions

Controversial VW ad at Super Bowl featuring white man with Jamaican accent earns mixed reactions
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The controversial VW ad, which features a white man with Jamaican accent, was aired during the 2013 Super Bowl this Sunday, February 3, 2013, and earned mixed reactions. Some people who saw the Volkswagen commercial on CBS dubbed it as “racist” but others call it simply funny. A scene at the VW 2013 Super Bowl […]


Jan 29, 2013

VW Super Bowl ad racist or funny? Volkswagen commercial features white man with Jamaican accent (Video)

VW Super Bowl ad racist or funny? Volkswagen commercial features white man with Jamaican accent (Video)
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Updated: February 4, 2013 4:50 p.m. Read Controversial VW ad at Super Bowl featuring white man with Jamaican accent earns mixed reactions The VW 2013 Super Bowl ad was released this Monday, January 28, 2013, as shown in the video below. The Volkswagen Game Day commercial, which has a tagline “Get In. Get Happy,” features […]


Jan 10, 2012

2012 Detroit Auto Show: 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid, E-Bugster concept car unveiled (Video)

2012 Detroit Auto Show: 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid, E-Bugster concept car unveiled (Video)
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The 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid and the E-Bugster concept car were unveiled on Monday, January 9, 2012 at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show, as shown in the video below, along with the 2013 Dodge Dart, the 2013 Ford Fusion, among others. 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show Image Credit: Volkswagen-media-services.com As […]


Nov 30, 2011

Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept World Premiere At 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept
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Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept Image Credit: Volkswagen.com Volkswagen `has revealed their Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept which will make a world debut at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show on December 3, 2011. The new Volkswagen Cross Coupe Concept was said to be a compact hybrid crossover SUV of the future that mixes style, performance, and efficiency. […]


Nov 17, 2011

2012 Car of The Year is 2012 Volkswagen Passat, as named by Motor Trend, presented at 2011 LA Auto Show (Video)

2012 Car of The Year is 2012 Volkswagen Passat, as named by Motor Trend, presented at 2011 LA Auto Show (Video)
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Updated: November 17, 2011 9:54 p.m. Read 2013 Ford Escape unveiled at 2011 LA Auto Show (Video) The 2012 Volkswagon Passat was named as 2012 Car of the Year by Motor Trend magazine on Wednesday, November 16, 2011, as shown in the video below, and was presented at the 2011 LA Auto Show. 2012 Volkswagen […]


Oct 15, 2011

First batch of 2012 VW Beetle winners from Oprah Winfrey receive their new cars

First batch of 2012 VW Beetle winners from Oprah Winfrey receive their new cars
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The first batch of 2012 VW Beetle winners from Oprah Winfrey have already received their new Volkswagen cars on Thursday, October 13, 2011. Pastor Leonardo Gilbert and his brand new car, the 2012 VW Beetle, from Oprah Winfrey Image Credit: NYTimes.com As reported by US news sites on Friday, the first 21 lucky winners of […]


May 14, 2011

Volkswagen announces car-sharing program Quicar, to be launched in Hanover, Germany

Volkswagen announces car-sharing program Quicar, to be launched in Hanover, Germany
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Volkswagen announced its own car-sharing program called Quicar, which is to be launched in Hanover, Germany this autumn. Hanover Mayor Stephan Weil (L) and VW’s Christian Klingler with Quicar, VW’s first car-sharing vehicles Image Credit: Volkswagen-media-services.com As reported on its official website on Thursday, May 12, Volkswagen is set to offer its customers to enter […]


Apr 19, 2011

2012 Beetle Volkswagen unveiled in US, in advance to the New York Auto Show 2011

2012 Beetle Volkswagen unveiled in US, in advance to the New York Auto Show 2011
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Volkswagen officially unveiled the 2012 Beetle, in advance to the New York International Auto Show which is supposed to start on April 22, 2011. 2012 Beetle Volkswagen Image Credit: VW.Blog.com As reported at US news on Monday, April 18, 2011, the 2012 Beetle Volkswagen was unveiled prior to the upcoming New York International Auto Show […]


Feb 15, 2011

Lamborghini Aventador: Supercar Worth $370K To Be Launched at Geneva Motor Show 2011 (video)

Lamborghini Aventador: Supercar Worth $370K To Be Launched at Geneva Motor Show 2011 (video)
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Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Image Credit: Bloomberg The new Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 is expected to be launched by Lamborghini SpA at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1, 2011, according to an earlier report by Bloomberg. Aventador LP 700-4, reportedly costs over $370,000, is packed with a 700-horsepower V12 engine that enables it to […]