By on December 2, 2019

2001 Volkswagen GTI GLX VR6 in Denver junkyard, LH front view - ©2019 Murilee Martin - The Truth About CarsBecause high-performance German cars require exactly the sort of regular maintenance and attention that most American car owners aren’t so good at doing, I find plenty of nice-looking factory-hot-rod Audis and VWs and Mercedes-Benzes during my junkyard travels. Most of those cars get scrapped because something expensive broke and the third or seventh owner wouldn’t or couldn’t spring for the repair.

Today’s Junkyard Find is different, though — here’s a GTI GLX that was running well enough to drive to the crash, found in a Denver-area self-service yard. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • ajla: It’s possible but that’s going to be a *big* reach. The current court doesn’t have an issue...
  • theflyersfan: Forget how it drives and how it looks and so on. There seem to be only two things these future leasers...
  • Jeff S: It remains to be seen if the Supreme Court rules on the Constitutionality of California setting their own...
  • tomLU86: As such, it appears to me the law is unconstitutional, since it treats one state differently. Now, if it was...
  • FreedMike: @ajla: Agreed, but does that mean that everyone with a leftist viewpoint agreed with that kind of...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Jo Borras
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber