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Latest Brake Technologies Emphasize Pedestrian Safety

Automatic Emergency Braking is a driver-assistance technology that can apply the brakes when a crash is imminent.

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently announced they will grade Automatic Emergency Braking Systems on their ability to detect and avoid pedestrians.

Find out more about this innovative technology and how the IIHS judges it.

New Impaired Driving Campaign Targets Young Adults

A new national campaign from the National HIghway Traffic Safety Administration seeks to address escalating issues with impaired driving.

States are wrestling with lower limits on blood alcohol levels, and the video highlights a driver who is seemingly sober yet displays poor reflexes.

Watch now.

2019 Beetles To Be Volkswagen’s Last

The Volkswagen Beetle was introduced in 1949 and has been virtually ubiquitous ever since. But that tradition ends with the 2019 Beetle, with Volkswagen deciding to end production.

Versatile 2019 Tiguan Ready For Adventure

Sophisticated, spacious and fun-to-drive, the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offers buyers six different trims to choose from, as well as the optional inclusion of innovative safety technologies.

VW '18 Atlas Honored with Accolades

Accolades keep stacking up for the 2018 Atlas. This year the vehicle earned Good Housekeeping magazine’s best new car award for the midsize SUV category.It was named was named Best Large Utility in the 2018 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Awards. Cars.com named it the Best of 2018 and the Atlas earned “Best Family SUV” by the Northwest Automotive Press Association at the 2018 Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year competition.

2019 Jetta Delivers Tech

The cockpit of 2019 Jetta features trapezoidal designs and an instrument cluster focused at the driver, touches that underscore the sedan’s tech-savvy design. Volkswagen’s App-Connect system synchronizes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to run vehicle-adapted interfaces on a large screen for quick, safer use.