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  • Auto review: 2015 VW Golf SportWagen is the perfect antidote for crossover-clogged cul-de-sacs

    Americans have become obsessed with compact and subcompact crossover utility vehicles. These are vehicles that look like SUVs but are little more than humdrum cars fitted with a hatchback body and a few more inches of ground clearance. Originally bought...
  • Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant in Germany

    A robot killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said Wednesday. The man died Monday at the plant in Baunatal, about 62 miles north of Frankfurt, VW spokesman Heiko Hillwig said. The 22-year-old was part...
  • Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant in Germany

    A robot has killed a contractor at one of Volkswagen's production plants in Germany, the automaker said Wednesday. The man died Monday at the plant in Baunatal, about 100 kilometers (62 miles) north of Frankfurt, VW spokesman Heiko Hillwig said. The 22-...
  • Why Mexico is winning the auto jobs war

    DETROIT Mexico is the auto industry darling, Canada is struggling to retain a manufacturing footprint, and the U.S. is a house divided with most of the new automotive investment and jobs headed south of the Mason-Dixon line. The three countries are a...
  • Auto review: Hot 2015 Volkswagen Golf R is just a bit out of focus

    Turmoil courses through Volkswagen like a chemical spill. Maybe it puts more crease in their character lines or yowl in their growl. I don't really know. But VW seems to savor a stout shot of drama at the end of each day. First, as you may have heard,...
  • Jimmy's barbershop is creating a buzz downtown

    Jimmy's barbershop is creating a buzz downtown
    Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent may not always see eye to eye on politics, but when it comes to their hair, the elected officials are in agreement: Jimmy's Barbershop in west Allentown is a cut above the rest. The business, which...
  • Auto review: VW and Audi diesels reach out to US drivers

    Why do people buy diesel-powered vehicles? Should you consider one? The 2015 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen TDI station wagon and the 2015 Audi A3 TDI sedan (I give them both three out of four stars) provide some answers to those questions. Both cars...
  • Ciocca to build Audi dealership in Wescosville

    The Ciocca Dealerships will build a new multimillion-dollar Audi facility in Wescosville over the next 18 months, next to its existing Subaru dealership on Hamilton Boulevard at the Route 222 Bypass, the company announced Tuesday. The planned 50,000-...
  • Auto review: Electric 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

    The 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf (I give it three out of four stars) is a stealth electric car, an alternate-energy wolf in the sheep's clothing of an unassuming compact hatchback. Despite boasting near-silent operation and a useful range of 83 miles on a...
  • A May to remember: U.S. auto sales breeze past forecasts

    A May to remember: U.S. auto sales breeze past forecasts
    U.S. auto sales were stronger than expected in May, boosted by Memorial Day promotions and strong demand for new SUVs. Sales rose 2 percent over last May to more than 1.64 million cars and trucks, their fastest pace since July 2005, according to Autodata...
  • A Jetta's world of choices

    There was a time when it was a bit easier to get a car exactly as you wanted it, with the options you required included and ones you weren't interested in left out. But over the years it became far more cost-effective for manufacturers to use focused trim...