Archive for September, 2019

Does VW Car-Net include remote start?

Monday, September 23rd, 2019
A woman remote starts her Volkswagen vehicle from the comfort of her ultra-modern living room.

The days of pushing buttons and turning keys may soon fade into oblivion. With smart home technology, many of us no longer have to flick a light switch or change the channel with a button; we just tell the thing to do the thing, and it does the thing.

While we may not yet be at the point where we can scream at our car to tell it to turn on (though we’re pretty close), technology at least allows us to start our engines from a remote locale. That’s right- we’re talking about remote start. Does the Volkswagen Car-Net system include remote start? (more…)

Why is the Golf more expensive than the Jetta?

Friday, September 20th, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and white 2019 Volkswagen Golf, separated by a diagonal line and a "VS" logo.

Cost of the 2019 Volkswagen Golf Vs. 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf and 2019 Volkswagen Jetta are both excellent machines, but one element has confused some buyers: price. Though the 2019 Volkswagen Golf is smaller than the 2019 Jetta, it has a starting cost that’s nearly $3,000 higher. In the United States, where bigger is often equated to better, this has caused some disturbance. So why is the 2019 Golf more expensive than the 2019 Jetta? (more…)

Which 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan has a sunroof?

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Red 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan parked by a sidewalk.

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan with Sunroof

Having a sunroof on your vehicle is a great way to open up to the outside elements without blasting your ears off with wind and noise. Once restricted only to sports and luxury cars, the sunroof has now become a more accessible amenity. And we’re going to let you in on the secret- it comes on the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan.

But not just any 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan- only specific trims. Which 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan has a sunroof? (more…)

Is Volkswagen discontinuing the Golf R?

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019
Silhouette of a gravestone inscribed with the words "RIP Golf R." A blue question mark dangles off to the right side.

Everybody loves the Golf R. This high-performance, all-wheel drive take on the VW Golf is a blast to experience. But some troubling rumors have started to swirl. Is the Golf R being discontinued for 2020? (more…)