Volkswagen Golf R axed for 2020 in the USA

Volkswagen Golf R axed for 2020 in the USA

Posted: Aug 9, 2019

Volkswagen US is taking the axe to its Golf range, removing the wagon, Alltrack and R from the lineup, leaving behind the Value Edition, e-Golf and GTI.

Volkswagen Beetle production ends, will be replaced by a new SUV

Volkswagen Beetle production ends, will be replaced by a new SUV

Posted: Aug 5, 2019

Production of the third generation Volkswagen Beetle has ended at the company’s factory in Puebla, Mexico with the last car going to company museum.

Dodge Grand Caravan to be axed May 2020, replaced by Chrysler Voyager

Dodge Grand Caravan to be axed May 2020, replaced by Chrysler Voyager

Posted: Jul 25, 2019

Production of the 11 year old Dodge Grand Caravan is expected to end in May 2020, with the fleet oriented minivan to be replaced by Chrysler Voyager.

Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen & Alltrack wagons axed in the USA

Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen & Alltrack wagons axed in the USA

Posted: Jul 18, 2019

Volkswagen has dropped the Golf wagon models from its US range, leaving its US dealers without any wagons in its range for the first time since 1965.

Chevrolet Equinox Diesel axed for 2020 due to low demand

Chevrolet Equinox Diesel axed for 2020 due to low demand

Posted: Jul 17, 2019

After the whole Volkswagen Dieselgate affair, we’re surprised Chevrolet put a diesel in the US Equinox, but that experiment is now over.

Ford Edge axed in the UK, will now only be available in 7 EU countries

Ford Edge axed in the UK, will now only be available in 7 EU countries

Posted: Jun 5, 2019

The Ford Edge has not been a success in Europe, and the company is axing the crossover in many European markets, including the UK.

Ford Fusion Sport: Twin turbo V6 sedan axed for 2020

Ford Fusion Sport: Twin turbo V6 sedan axed for 2020

Posted: Jun 4, 2019

As the Ford Fusion continues its slow journey to gallows, the twin turbo V6 Sport model has been quietly axed for the 2020 model year.

Smart ForTwo Final Collectors Edition: Its final 21 gas engined cars

Smart ForTwo Final Collectors Edition: Its final 21 gas engined cars

Posted: Jun 3, 2019

21 years after the first Smart car was made in France, the company will end gas engine production with 21 Smart ForTwo Final Collectors Edition vehicles.

Audi TT axed, to be replaced by electric model for the same price

Audi TT axed, to be replaced by electric model for the same price

Posted: May 28, 2019

At Audi’s 2019 general meeting, Bram Schot, its CEO, confirmed the TT will be axed and replaced “new emotive model in the same price range”.

2019 Toyota Mark X Final Edition: The end of the Mark II/X RWD line

2019 Toyota Mark X Final Edition: The end of the Mark II/X RWD line

Posted: May 16, 2019

The Toyota Mark X goes out of production at the end of 2019, bringing to an end the line of large RWD Toyota sedans beginning with the 1968 Mark II.