The Truth About Cars » Eos http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 03 May 2016 20:50:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Volkswagen Bringing Next-generation Golf Cabrio to US http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/volkswagen-bringing-next-generation-golf-cabrio-to-us/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/volkswagen-bringing-next-generation-golf-cabrio-to-us/#comments Sat, 17 Oct 2015 15:00:21 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1197786 Volkswagen will bring the next-generatrion Golf Cabrio to the U.S., the first time since 2002, Car and Driver reported. The next-generation convertible will be based on the Mark VII Golf and arrive sometime in 2017, according to the report. The Golf Cabrio fill the gap left by the Eos when that ends production — eventually. […]

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Volkswagen will bring the next-generatrion Golf Cabrio to the U.S., the first time since 2002, Car and Driver reported. The next-generation convertible will be based on the Mark VII Golf and arrive sometime in 2017, according to the report. The Golf Cabrio fill the gap left by the Eos when that ends production — eventually. […]

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Volkswagen Spends Its Money On The Wrong Things http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/volkswagen-spends-its-money-on-the-wrong-things/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/10/volkswagen-spends-its-money-on-the-wrong-things/#comments Fri, 09 Oct 2015 15:00:08 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1192314 There has been a lot of coverage recently devoted to that scandal where Volkswagen revealed that its vehicles have been polluting like a chemical company that dumps out its waste in poor neighborhoods late at night. But this scandal seems to have taken our eye off the Volkswagen ball. I say this because the whole “cheating on diesel” thing […]

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There has been a lot of coverage recently devoted to that scandal where Volkswagen revealed that its vehicles have been polluting like a chemical company that dumps out its waste in poor neighborhoods late at night. But this scandal seems to have taken our eye off the Volkswagen ball. I say this because the whole “cheating on diesel” thing […]

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The Last Cheap Four-Seat Convertible Left Is a Jeep http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/the-last-cheap-four-seat-convertible-left-is-a-jeep/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/06/the-last-cheap-four-seat-convertible-left-is-a-jeep/#comments Wed, 17 Jun 2015 14:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1094609 Ladies and gentlemen, it is time to mourn the loss of the four-seat convertible. We have known for a while that its time was coming. First, they came for the Pontiac G6. Then, they came for the Toyota Solara. Then, they came for the Mitsubishi Eclipse. And when it was time to come for the […]

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Ladies and gentlemen, it is time to mourn the loss of the four-seat convertible. We have known for a while that its time was coming. First, they came for the Pontiac G6. Then, they came for the Toyota Solara. Then, they came for the Mitsubishi Eclipse. And when it was time to come for the […]

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Volkswagen Eyeing Golf R400, Van For US Market http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/01/volkswagen-eyeing-golf-r400-van-us-market/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/01/volkswagen-eyeing-golf-r400-van-us-market/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:00:24 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=986674 Aside from its crossover-SUV expansion, Volkswagen has some plans for its overall United States lineup, including the possibility of seeing the Golf R400 and a van in the showroom. Automotive News reports the automaker is close to making a decision on producing the 395-horsepower concept, which made its debut at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show […]

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Aside from its crossover-SUV expansion, Volkswagen has some plans for its overall United States lineup, including the possibility of seeing the Golf R400 and a van in the showroom. Automotive News reports the automaker is close to making a decision on producing the 395-horsepower concept, which made its debut at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show […]

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The Volkswagen Eos Is Dead: Here’s Why http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/09/volkswagen-eos-dead-heres/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/09/volkswagen-eos-dead-heres/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:09:26 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=912786 RX-8, FJ Cruiser, XLR: just some of the recent nameplates which at one time generated healthy sales activity in the U.S., but after slowly fading in un-updated form, were put out to pasture. Now we can add to that list the Volkswagen Eos. Cars like the Eos, which major on style over practicality, are prone […]

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RX-8, FJ Cruiser, XLR: just some of the recent nameplates which at one time generated healthy sales activity in the U.S., but after slowly fading in un-updated form, were put out to pasture. Now we can add to that list the Volkswagen Eos. Cars like the Eos, which major on style over practicality, are prone […]

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Review: 2012 Volkswagen Eos http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/review-2011-volkswagen-eos/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/review-2011-volkswagen-eos/#comments Wed, 09 Nov 2011 19:45:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=417388 Thirteen years after the Mercedes-Benz SLK reintroduced the hard top convertible, the novelty has once again begun to wear off in the face of concerns about cost, complexity, and curb weight. Even high-end manufacturers like Audi, BMW, and Jaguar have fit their latest convertibles with soft tops (albeit multi-layered ones to retain heat and keep […]

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Thirteen years after the Mercedes-Benz SLK reintroduced the hard top convertible, the novelty has once again begun to wear off in the face of concerns about cost, complexity, and curb weight. Even high-end manufacturers like Audi, BMW, and Jaguar have fit their latest convertibles with soft tops (albeit multi-layered ones to retain heat and keep […]

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