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Past and Future

Cargazing By Derek Price It’s remarkable that Volkswagen’s engineers spent years creating an all-new design for the 2019 Jetta, but my brain most loudly registers one crude thought after driving it. “There’s a red stripe around the wheel!” Yes, the

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Passat Gets Sportier

Cargazing By Derek Price It’s easy to imagine many of Volkswagen’s cars on the streets of their close-to-home markets in Europe. That’s part of their charm. The compact Golf, zippy Jetta and nostalgic Beetle have global appeal but seem to

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GTI Gets a Boost

Cargazing By Derek Price Today’s cars have improved in a lot of ways. Reliability, technology and fuel efficiency are at the top of that list. One area in which they seem to be falling behind, though, is personality. That’s something

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