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That Iconic VW Logo Is About to Change, and There's Going to Be a Brand Sound

The new, flatter, more internet-friendly logo will be on the upcoming Volkswagen Microbus and other new models.

The 60 Best Gifts for the Car Lover in Your Life

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It's back-to-school time, and many of our readers are preparing to return to college or send their kids off for another year of reading, writing, and arithmetic. It's also the time of the year when car enthusiasts are taking care of their rides, stocking up on essentials, or shopping for new accessories. We've freshened up our list of gifts for car lovers here with some new products that are sure to please. Many would be handy for college students, including the JumpSmart Multi-Tool to make sure they're never without an emergency jump start or the Swagtron EB-5 Pro Folding eBike to help them get around campus. Take a look at our 60 best gifts for car enthusiasts and take your pick.

Additional reporting by Michael Aaron, Rich Ceppos, Darren Fitzgerald, Daniel Golson, Max Mortimer, Michael Simari, Eric Stafford, and Alex Stoklosa.

Your Fast & Furious Binge-Watching Days Are Numbered

Several of the franchise's movies are leaving Netflix before Labor Day, and F&F 9 isn't due out until spring.

Check Out This Epic Commercial for the Eagerly Awaited Audi RS6 Avant

Or just skip to the end to hear the fabulous sound of its 591-hp V-8.

Volkswagen Recalls 679,000 Cars for Electrical Defects That Could Lead to Rollaways

The electrical defect affects many late-model VW Beetle, GTI, Golf, and Jetta models with real ignition keys.