Volkswagen Concept Car

Volkswagen Tanoak may be putting down pickup roots

Full size four door pickup concept not yet planned for production

Named after a tree species from the US Pacific coast, the pickup concept is based on an extended wheelbase version of the recently introduced Atlas SUV. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Mar 28, 2018, 9:35 AM

VW to introduce its EV Vizzion in Geneva

Vizzion sedan will be fourth member of Volkswagen's I.D.line of EVs Read More

Volkswagen announces compact SUV as first next-gen EV

I.D. Crozz concept will inspire Tiguan-size SUV expected for 2022 Read More

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New GTI has VW lineup on up!-swing

up! GTI Concept is similar to original GTI in size, power and looks Read More

Future Cars May 19, 2017, 10:30 PM


VW Group concepts look to the past and future

Detroit debuts for newest VW I.D. EV concept and full-sized Audi Q8 Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Dec 22, 2016, 9:10 PM

Buick, Hyundai, VW pace concept car awards

Buick Avista designated as Most Significant Concept Vehicle for 2016

The Avista was named top Concept Car, Hyundai Ioniq was named Production Preview Concept, and the Volkswagen Budd-e captured Concept Truck honours. Read More

Future Cars Aug 1, 2016, 5:30 PM

VW SUV concept points to upcoming Touareg

Full-sized sport utility concept to debut at Beijing Auto Show

Plug-in hybrid powertrain delivers a combined 376 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque and reportedly achieves a combined economy rating of 3.6 L/100 km. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Apr 17, 2016, 9:30 PM

Volkswagen shifts economy gears with Tiguan hybrid

System uses two motors, one in the rear and one in the transmission

Based on the second generation Tiguan due in Canada in 2017, it fits the 12.4 kWh battery in the cargo area floor in place of a third row bench. Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars Off Roading Jan 12, 2016, 5:30 PM


Is this the ultimate VW Golf?

Volkswagen develops new Golf concept specifically for the racetrack

Production-based competition touring car concept features front-wheel drive, 330 horsepower and a six-speed DSG gearbox. Read More

Car Nuts Future Cars Motor Sports Jul 9, 2015, 9:15 AM

Volkswagen concepts get public unveiling in Austria

One off models and production cars make annual trek to Lake Wörthersee

Visitors often numbering in the hundreds of thousands come from all over the world to catch a glimpse of what VW has coming down the road. Read More

Future Cars New Cars Auto Industry People May 17, 2015, 3:00 PM

Volkswagen shows future auto cabin tech in Golf R Touch

Hands free operation is taken to a new plane with gesture based system

On the outside, the Golf R Touch is a four-door Golf hatchback with performance add-ons and a nifty paint job, but inside is an intriguing new way to control vehicle functions, where in-car functions are operated simply by using hand gestures. Read More

Auto Technology Future Cars Car Safety Jan 10, 2015, 4:00 PM

VW to show new crossover concept in Detroit

VW will premiere five-seat version of the seven-seat SUV to be made in Chattanooga

Volkswagen showed a sportier utility vehicle concept at the Shanghai Motor Show in April 2013. The concept was called the CrossBlue Coupe and it may be the vehicle to be shown in Detroit (appropriately updated, of course). Read More

Auto Shows Future Cars New Cars Jan 1, 2015, 12:05 PM


VW to build new mid-size SUV in USA

Production version of Volkswagen’s CrossBlue concept will be built in Chattanooga

The seven-passenger production model will fit into the mid-size CUV/SUV slot between VW's Tiguan and Touareg – a big hole in the existing lineup. Read More

Future Cars Auto Industry Jul 14, 2014, 3:00 PM

Volkswagen teases new Design Vision

Design Vision GTI conceptualizes a racing version of a futuristic GTI

The radical appearance of the Design Vision GTI is supported by a 300 km/h top speed and 3.9-second 0-to-100 km/h acceleration capability. Read More

Future Cars May 9, 2013, 7:00 AM

Volkswagen reveals Passat Performance Concept

Detroit auto show concept provides a sneak-peek at upcoming VW sport sedan

Passat Performance Concept is powered by an all-new 1.8 TSI engine, rated at 250 horsepower, already available in Europe and Asia. Read More

Future Cars Auto Shows Jan 13, 2013, 9:00 PM

Sub-compact SUV concept is based on the Volkswagen Up!

Called the Taigun, VW's latest concept car was unveiled at the São Paulo motor show

Volkswagen says it will be monitoring public reaction to this concept vehicle before making a decision on whether to put the Taigun into production. Read More

Future Cars Oct 24, 2012, 7:00 PM


Next Volkswagen GTI appears in concept form

Volkswagen reveals near-production version of all-new GTI in Paris

The new GTI is powered by a 2.0-litre turbocharged direct-injection gasoline engine with an output of 217 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. Read More

Future Cars New Cars Auto Shows Sep 28, 2012, 1:00 AM

Happy HodgePodge Holiday!

We're celebrating with a look back at the Beetle R Concept

From Ontario, Happy Simcoe Day! (Woo! Got my party dress on!) Elsewhere, maybe you're celebrating Saskatchewan Day or the festive Civic Holiday! Read More

Auto Industry Aug 6, 2012, 4:00 PM