Some years ago, colleagues and I had an informal discussion about what would be the perfect car from an automotive journalist's perspective. It would have to be a wagon, because we all appreciate utility combined with carlike maneuverability. A diesel engine made the requirements list for superior fuel economy. And it would also need a manual transmission, because we all liked the engagement of driving stick.
Well, our dream car is made real in the 2013 Volkswagen Jetta Sportwagen TDI.
Volkswagen's Jetta Sportwagen TDI holds a rare place in the U.S. market, being only one of two … Read more