Tanner Faust Driving a Golf R Wins Inaugural North American F.A.T. Ice Race

April 5th, 2024 by
F.A.T. Ice Race In Aspen Golf Racing

The Inaugural North American F.A.T. Ice Race was held in Aspen in our neighboring state. Bud Brown Volkswagen congratulates versatile racer and Volkswagen brand ambassador Tanner Foust for having the fastest overall lap driving a stock 2024 Golf R32 AWD. Tanner’s racing experience is vast and varied, including open-wheel, sports car, rallycross, off-road, and the…

2024 ID.4 wins 2024 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award

April 1st, 2024 by
Motor Week Driver's Choice 2024

Bud Brown Volkswagen proudly announces that the ID.4 compact SUV has received the 2024 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice award for Best EV. This is the second time the 2024 ID.4 has earned the Driver’s Choice award, having received the accolade in 2022. MotorWeek is television’s longest-running and most-respected automotive television series. Dating all the way back…

Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport named SUV of the Year in 2024 Latin Flavor Car of the Year awards

March 15th, 2024 by
2024 Atlas Cross Sport Side View

Volkswagen models are winning awards nationwide. Bud Brown Volkswagen is honored to announce that Puros Autos has named the 2024 Atlas Cross Sport their SUV of the Year in their 2024 Latin Flavor Car of the Year awards.  Who is Puros Autos? Puros Autos, which translates to “Pure Cars,” is a leading automotive news source…

Car and Driver Lists Six VW Models to its Editor’s Choice Awards

March 7th, 2024 by
Car and Driver Editors' Choice

Every year, Car and Driver issues their Editor’s Choice List awards, and Bud Brown Volkswagen is proud to tell you that six Volkswagen models were listed as 2024 Editor’s Choice award winners. Unlike other automotive magazine awards that choose among new or redesigned models, candidates for the Editor’s Choice List can be any model sold…

ID.4 EV and Tiguan Take Top Honor in Cars.com 2023 Car Seat Fit Report Card

September 25th, 2023 by
2023 VW ID.4

Automakers tout their safety all the time, and they often emphasize the point by showing families. But family members who are often not shown are the most vulnerable. By that, we refer to infants, toddlers, and very small children. Specifically, those who sit not on the car seats but in aftermarket rear and forward-facing baby…

Redesigned 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Named Best New Car by AutoTrader

September 20th, 2022 by
Gray 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI Front Exterior at Sunset

Do you love power and performance in an athletic hatchback design? Are you looking for award-winning design and performance? The brand-new 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI checks all the boxes for drivers in the Kansas City area. The redesigned 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI was named a Best New Car by AutoTrader and has cemented its status…

Golf GTI, Jetta GLI Repeat As Car and Driver’s “10Best” for 2021

December 11th, 2020 by
Jetta GLI Red Bud Brown Volkswagen

Good news travels fast here in the Kansas City area! They travel as fast as the 2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and Jetta GLI that rocks our highways and streets. Both models have been named to Car and Driver magazine’s “10Best” list. This is the 15th year in a row that the Golf GTI has been…

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Volkswagen Tiguan: IIHS Top Safety Pick Three Years Running

March 12th, 2020 by

How safe is your Volkswagen Tiguan? According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the Volkswagen Tiguan is very safe. In fact, it just earned the Top Safety Pick award for the third consecutive year. The Tiguan earned this award by receiving “good” marks for crashworthiness and a “superior” rating for front crash prevention….

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