Volkswagen Passat

About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more Read More

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Jul 4, 2018, 9:30 PM

Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem Read More

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Jun 3, 2018, 10:30 PM

Nearly 150,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in April

April recalls totalled 35, affecting 147,607 vehicles from 25 makes Read More

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May 3, 2018, 10:30 PM

More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed Read More

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Apr 4, 2018, 8:30 PM


26 models recalled in Canada in August

Canadian recalls issued for 14 brands and a total of 44,165 vehicles Read More

Car Safety
Sep 4, 2017, 4:30 PM

20 vehicles that show naming rhyme and reason

From people to word-blends, there is a strategy behind naming a vehicle Read More

Auto Industry
Aug 25, 2017, 4:45 AM

Over 345,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

Various manufacturers issued recalls for 23 models over the month Read More

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Jun 2, 2017, 5:20 PM

VW gets fix approval for 2.0 turbodiesel

VW was found to be using a computer program to defeat emissions tests Read More

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Jun 3, 2016, 10:30 AM


VW recalls 92,000 turbos for cam problems

Camshaft lobe breaks could result in deteriorating brake performance Read More

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Nov 6, 2015, 8:00 AM

EPA alleges emissions fraud in VW, Audi cars

Independent testing uncovers defeat devices in diesel models Read More

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Sep 21, 2015, 3:00 AM

Volkswagen recalls 7 models for airbag connections

Faulty steering wheel electric connection could result in airbag failure Read More

Car Safety
Aug 14, 2015, 6:00 PM

World Car Awards finalists revealed in Geneva

'Top Three in the World' selected in each of five World Car Award categories Read More


Volkswagen to launch new diesel engine

The new diesel will be offered in the 2015 Volkswagen Golf, Beetle, Jetta and Passat Read More

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Aug 6, 2013, 5:00 PM

Volkswagen adds value to 2013 Passat

Second-year for new Passat brings $1100 worth of additional features Read More

New Cars
Oct 10, 2012, 8:00 AM

Volkswagen Passat sets cross-Canada fuel-economy record

Halifax to Vancouver on just 354.4 litres of gasoline, at a total cost of $452.90 Read More

2012 Volkswagen Passat V-6

VW has built a production facility in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to produce the 2012 Passat Read More

New Cars
Jun 25, 2012, 10:00 PM


2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI

The TDI's fuel efficiency rivals that of some hybrids without the price premium Read More

New Cars
Jun 13, 2012, 5:00 AM