A Volkswagen Amarok Aventura is seen during the Vienna Car Show press preview at Messe Wien, as part of Vienna Holiday Fair, on January 15, 2020 in Vienna, Austria.
Trucks & SUVs

The VW Amarok Is So Good Americans Can’t Have It

VW is one of the most successful automotive manufacturers in the world. Although they sell some cars in the US, we haven’t taken to them quite as strongly as the rest of the world has. We like trucks – a lot. American’s like plenty of other vehicles, but we love a truck. Maybe if Volkswagen …

VW and Ford Logos
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Are Ford and Volkswagen making Pickups and Vans Together?

It might not be a surprise to hear that automakers sometimes collaborate on projects. Ford has worked with Mazda in the past. That is where the Ranger and Mazda B-Series trucks of the 1980s and 1990s came from. Also, Volkswagen has collaborated with Audi. For example, the Jetta and the A4 share many underpinnings. But, are Ford …

Ford Ranger vs. Toyota Hilux vs. Volkswagen Amarok
Trucks & SUVs

The Ford Ranger Takes on Europe’s Rugged Working Trucks

Besides serving as the basis for a number of overland and off-road builds, the Ford Ranger also makes an excellent mid-size working truck. It has one of the highest payload capacities of any mid-size truck and a host of standard features. However, overseas customers have several other options. One of the most popular and well-known …

The Volkswagen Amarok unveiled by Volkswagen Nepal
Trucks & SUVs

You Can’t Buy This Volkswagen in America Yet

There are some pretty amazing vehicles in other parts of the world that the U.S. has never had the chance to buy. As automakers create lines specific to the various needs of geographic regions and foreign markets, there isn’t a need to make them for everyone. So, there are some you can’t buy in certain …