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    Volkswagen announces 2010 Jetta TDI Cup driver lineup

    The Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup is coming back for its third season starting in April and the automaker spent several days last week evaluating young drivers before selecting 25 to take the wheel this year. Of the 25 drivers that will compete, 16 are new to the series and nine have participated in ...

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    Discovery to air Jetta TDI Cup documentary "Racing Under Green" Jan. 18

    Last weekend, Speed TV began airing the 2009 season of the Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup on Saturdays and that will continue through the month of December. Those broadcasts however, only show the on-track action from green flag to checker. In motorsports, there is just as much action behind the scenes ...

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    2009 VW Jetta TDI Cup to air on Speed TV starting Dec. 6

    Back in October, the Volkswagen Jetta TDI cup wrapped up its second season in fine fashion during the Petit Le Mans weekend at Road Atlanta. While the ten-race series was not broadcast live, cameras from Speed TV were on hand for each event. If you, like most people, missed the races, now is your ...

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    From diesel to natural gas: Jetta TDI Cup winner off to Europe for Scirocco Cup

    Will Timmy Megenbier be able to reproduce his diesel-powered success in the 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup in the natural-gas-powered Scirocco Cup in Europe next year? The answer lies only in the young driver's hands, now that he has announced that he wants to "continue his climb of the ...

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    VW Golf GTD may arrive with 170 hp, Jetta TDI Cup replica coming in January

    2010 VW Golf GTD - click above for high-res image gallery
    Several months back, prior to the U.S. launch of the MK VI VW Golf, rumors emerged that the American branch was going to offer the GTD version of the hatchback. For those unfamiliar with the GTD, it is essentially the much-loved GTI but ...

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    Jetta TDI Cup documentary airs today on SPEED

    Regular readers will already be familiar with the happenings of the 2008 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup season; we've been bringing you updates throughout the year on the drivers, the races and, of course, the cars. The race versions were outfitted with 170hp 2.0L TDI engines and six speed DSG ...

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    VW to offer Jetta TDI Cup Street edition

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Jetta TDI Cup racers
    We've been covering Volkswagen's Jetta TDI cup races since the very beginning of the series. We've also heaped some high praise on the efficiency of VW's 50-State clean diesel technology. Unfortunately, you can't take one of VeeDub's ...

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    2008 Jetta TDI Cup season will start airing on Speed October 26

    Action from the first Jetta TDI cup race
    The inaugural season of Volkswagen's Jetta TDI Cup wrapped up a couple of weeks ago at Road Atlanta with Josh Hurley taking home the gold. For those of you that didn't get a chance to see the eight races, Speed TV is going to be airing them over the next ...

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    Inaugural VW Jetta TDI cup goes to Josh Hurley

    Josh Hurley leading the field at Road Atlanta
    The first ever season of the Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup wrapped up this weekend before the start of the Petit Le Mans race at Road Atlanta. After eight races at tracks around North America since April, Josh Hurley's second place finish in the last race ...

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    Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup heads north of the border

    Volkswagen kicked off its Jetta TDI Cup race series a couple of weeks ago at VIRginia International Raceway with a close fought and exciting battle to the finish. This weekend they are heading north to another of the toughest tracks in North America at Mosport Park, north-east of Toronto. The ...

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    Mark Pombo wins the first ever Jetta TDI Cup race

    Several hours after yesterday's inaugural Jetta TDI Cup race, VW informed us that although Speed TV did record the entire race, it won't actually be on TV for a while. The cable network that seems to be almost all NASCAR all the time, will record all the races this year along with background on ...

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    TIVO Alert: And the winner of the first Jetta TDI Cup race is...

    Since the first Jetta TDI cup race is going to be broadcast on Speed TV next Saturday don't follow the jump if you don't want to know who the winner was...%Gallery-21619%Photos Copyright ©2008 Sam Abuelsamid / Weblogs, Inc.Our travel and lodging for this media event was provided by the ...

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    VW Jetta TDI Cup racers averaging 25 mpg in racing conditions

    The activity going here at VIRginia International Raceway this weekend definitely does not qualify as hyper-miling. In fact it is anything but. The thirty young racers competing in the Volkswagen Jetta TDI cup are hustling their cars around this beautiful 3.27 mile long circuit as fast as they can. ...

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    Josh Hurley grabs the pole for the first Jetta TDI Cup race w/VIDEO

    Click the Jetta's for a high-res galleryWe're on site here at VIRginia International Speedway for the very first race of the inaugural Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup and qualifying has just concluded. VIR is a gorgeous natural terrain road course in the hills along the border between Virginia and North ...

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    VW Jetta TDI Cup cars hit the track for the first time

    Click for a high-res galleryThe opening round of Volkswagen's new Jetta TDI cup race series is happening this weekend at VIRginia International Raceway and AutoblogGreen is on the scene. We arrived here in Virginia late yesterday evening and missed the first on-track session of the new Cup racers. ...

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    The top five upcoming green events, number four: Jetta TDI Cup

    Diesel racers have had a lot of success in the recent past. But what happens when you have diesel racing diesel? We'll find out soon. For 2008, Volkswagen is replacing the current GTI cup with the Jetta TDI Cup. As the name implies, the new series will use the new Jetta TDI diesel sedan. For racing ...

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    Volkswagen selects driver lineup for Jetta TDI Cup

    This past weekend, Volkswagen held their driver selection event for the inaugural Jetta TDI cup series out at Firebird raceway in Phoenix, AZ. Volkswagen evaluated 54 potential participants based on their driving skills, but other factors were taken into account as well. Since the drivers are also ...


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