Archive for July, 2016
Volkswagen Driver Assistance Systems and Technologies
Volkswagen offers seven available Driver Assistance features to give Volkswagen owners a little more confidence on the unpredictable roadways and help avoid accidents and collisions. The features are available on select trims on the following Volkswagen models: Jetta, Passat, CC, Touareg, and the Golf family. Continue reading for the full list of the Volkswagen Driver Assistance Systems and Technologies.
2016 Volkswagen Passat Trim Level Options
The Passat is Volkswagen’s midsize car with full-size potential. The new generation features redesigned style and available tech-savvy amenities like App-Connect and Driver Assistance Features. With interior features like dual-zone automatic climate control and available heated front and rear seats, the luxurious interior of the Passat will defy your expectations. The 2016 Passat is offered in three different configurations. Continue reading for the 2016 Volkswagen Passat Trim Level Options.
The Evolution of the Volkswagen Beetle
The Volkswagen Beetle is one of the oldest nameplates in automotive history and has been an American roadway icon for 67 years. In the U.S., the Beetle, often affectionately called “The Bug”, was sold between 1950 and 1979, with sales resuming again after a newly designed model was released in 1998. Eventually 21 million Beetles would be sold worldwide—and the legacy is still going strong to this day. Schworer Volkswagen wanted to take a moment to appreciate the icon with some pictures illustrating the Evolution of the Volkswagen Beetle. Enjoy!
What Happens to Fuel Economy in Hot Weather
According to the U.S. department of energy, hot weather can actually increase your vehicle’s fuel economy. Warmer weather means that your engine warms up to an efficient temperature faster, and warm air causes less aerodynamic drag than cold air. In addition, summer grades of gasoline can have slightly more energy. However, fuel economy can also be decreased in warm weather with the use of the air conditioner or by rolling down the windows. Schworer Volkswagen put together some information on what happens to fuel economy in hot weather.