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Could We See a Jetta Crossover Soon?

Here at Fletcher Jones Volkswagen, we love the Jetta in all of its incarnations. We like the older ones and the brand-new ones, we love the SportWagen and the affordable base model Jetta S. We love the GLI powered by a 200-horsepower TSI engine and the TDI powered by the 2.0-liter Clean Diesel engine and everything in between. So, we can't say that we'd hate another addition to the lineup.

In fact, we think we'd like that quite a bit.

Especially if the recent...

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Five Reasons to Choose Volkswagen

We're not going to lie to you and tell you that a new Volkswagen is the only good choice for a new vehicle. We know that's simply not true - many of Volkswagen's competitors offer vehicles that are dependable and long lasting. But, what you'll find below are five reasons that we think Volkswagen is the best choice you can make.

Safety:

Volkswagen offers a long list of both passive and active...

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Fletcher Jones Volkswagen Joins Pride Parade

Fletcher Jones Volkswagen, a long-standing supporter of Chicago Pride, will be joining the 42nd Annual Chicago Pride Parade on Sunday, June 24.  Look for staffers from Fletcher Jones riding in a brand new 2012 Volkswagen, suitably decked out for the festive occasion. 

Dan Flood, General Manager of Fletcher Jones Volkswagen, said recently, "All of Chicago looks forward to PrideFest and the Pride Parade.  We love having the opportunity to participate in the parade ?
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The Popular Volkswagen Jetta TDI

We have news for you, Chicago drivers, diesel isn't just big-rig fuel anymore. Small cars like the Volkswagen Jetta feature a clean-burning diesel powertrain that's powerful on top of being efficient. It's not just the Jetta, either - there's a TDI Volkswagen for everybody. VW offers clean diesel variants of the Passat, Golf, Touareg, and Jetta SportWagen. As if that's not enough, later this year a Beetle TDI Clean Diesel Coupe...

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The Volkswagen People's Car Project Unveils Hover Car Concept

Ah, the old flying car - you've probably seen or read about it a million times, in movies and books. We can think of a handful of examples right off the top of our head, and Volkswagen just added one more to the list. Earlier this year, the company challenged drivers in China to come up with a car of the future - one that would be well-suited to a busy urban setting, and would be...

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Volkswagen Celebrates 31 Months of Sales Growth

A couple weeks ago, we told you a little bit about the Passat's success story and the impact it has had on the Volkswagen brand as a whole. Now we'd like to share some numbers with you that support this theory. To start with, Volkswagen sales jumped 34.6 percent in March in the United States, no doubt in thanks to models like the impressively redesigned Volkswagen Passat and stylish VW Jetta. But...

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Volkswagen and Their American Success Story

The American-built Volkswagen Passat is a success story of epic proportions. First, Volkswagen redesigned the Passat with American drivers in mind. Then, they moved production to Chattanooga, Tennessee. Then, they put a kid in a Darth Vader costume to advertise the futuristic styling and power of the new Passat. As if that wasn't enough, among the many awards piled onto the sedan, the 2012 Passat is the Motor Trend Car of the Year.

But here's where the story gets really cool...

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Volkswagen Invades Geneva With Up! Concepts

While we usually look to the SEMA Show in Vegas every fall to see some of our favorite cars get the aftermarket parts treatment, Volkswagen arrived at the 2012 Geneva Motor show with four super-fun concept cars that they're calling 'Up!'

The cars, the Swiss Up!, Winter Up!, X Up! and Cargo Up!, likely aren't heading for the production line, but they're an interesting look at all of the ways Volkswagen has...

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The Volkswagen Passat Takes Home Another Award

We're starting to feel a bit like a broken record here. Because, yes, the 2012 Volkswagen Passat has won yet another award. Not that we're surprised - we love the all-new Passat. And as it turns out, so does everybody else.

It's earned a Five-Star Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, it's an IIHS Top Safety Pick, it topped Cars.com's "Best of 2012" list, and as if...

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Chattanooga Plant Celebrates Volkswagen Production Milestone

The first 2012 Volkswagen Passat was produced at the Volkswagen Chattanooga, TN plant in April of 2011 and in May VW officially started mass production of their vehicles. Volkswagen celebrating the creation of their 50,000th vehicle built is an impressive accomplishment. The Passat was named as the "2012 Car of the Year ®" by Motor Trend and a "Top Safety Pick" by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Fletcher Jones Volkswagen is very proud…

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