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2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE?

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
Happy New Year's party favors

2019 New Year’s Eve Event List for Lincoln, NE

The New Year is always a good time, and this year in particular is looking to be a great one. With the aspirations of the Roaring 20s, many events are promising some serious old-school cool.

Take a peek at some of the 2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE.

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What are some good gifts for car enthusiasts?

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
VW-brand gifts Christmas display

Volkswagen DriveGear has Gifts for Gearheads

Finding the right gift(s) for the grease monkeys in your life can be a major pain. We would know, we are car enthusiasts! However, Volkswagen has come to the rescue. Volkswagen DriveGear has VW memorabilia for cars and their drivers.

Here are some gifts for car enthusiasts.

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Overland-equipped VW Atlas at SEMA 2019

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
2019 Atlas Basecamp and Atlas Adventure concepts

Volkswagen Shows Basecamp and Adventure Atlas Concepts at SEMA 2019

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is one of the industry leaders when it comes to American SUV market. It’s incredibly spacious, has high seating capacity, stellar gas mileage, and the fantastic 4Motion® all-wheel drive option. While the Atlas is no slouch when it comes to off-road capability, there hasn’t been a specific trim designation for off-road driving like some of its competitors have. However, that doesn’t mean that the Atlas can’t be outfitted for rugged terrain.

At the 2019 SEMA auto show, Volkswagen is showing off a few overland-equipped Atlas models. (more…)

What are the best Halloween 2019 events in Lincoln, NE?

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
An eerie haunted house beyond some trees at night. Text in front says, "Halloween 2019 in Lincoln, NE"

Fun Halloween 2019 Events for All Ages in Lincoln, NE

The month of spooks has once again arrived, and we can’t wait to get out and enjoy it. Leaves are falling, the air is turning crisp, and it’s time for haunted spirits to again ooze out from the woodwork.

To celebrate this horror-filled holiday, there’s a lot of great events going on in Lincoln this year. To get you started, we’ve compiled a few of our favorites. Whether you’re looking for something to occupy the kids or adults, we’ve got you covered.

Read on for the top Halloween 2019 events in Lincoln… if you dare. (more…)

What should I do for Father’s Day 2019 in Lincoln?

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
Two men, presumably a father and son, stand on the deck of a cabin and stare off into a brisk late-autumn day in the woods. Text to the right say, "Father's Day 2019 in Lincoln NE".

Father’s Day 2019 Events in Lincoln, NE

If you’ve been pulling your hair out in anxiety over what to do for your dad for Father’s Day here in Lincoln this year, worry no more. We’ve compiled a few suggestions for fun activities to show your dad how much he means to you. Read on to get inspired! (more…)

What are the best Mother’s Day 2019 activities in Lincoln, NE?

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
A nice breakfast spread is fronted by a card that says, "Happy Mother's Day!"

Mother’s Day 2019 Activities in Lincoln, NE

Looking for a way to show your mom how much she means to you in Lincoln, but don’t know where to start? We’ve got some suggestions to help you out. Read on and check out a few of the interesting events going down for Mother’s Day in Lincoln this year. (more…)

Why do hippies love Volkswagen vehicles?

Saturday, April 20th, 2019
Man with a large wooden surfboard walks over to his Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ electric microbus concept on a beach.

Peace, Love, and Volkswagen

The Volkswagen brand has certainly undergone many changes in its image over the years. The practical, affordable German vehicles became an unlikely fixture of the American counterculture during the 1960s and 70s.

This “hippie” image has clung to particular Volkswagen vehicles over the years- most notably the beloved Volkswagen microbus. What was it about this pre-cursor to the minivan that so appealed (and continues to appeal) to droves of free-spirited longhairs? (more…)

2019 Volkswagen Atlas named “Best Large Utility” by MotorWeek

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Atlas drives down a highway by a lake.

Acclaimed Television Series Still Loves the Atlas

Here at Schworer Volkswagen, we love the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. And looks like we’re not alone. Last month, television’s longest-running and most-respected automotive series, MotorWeek, named the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas the “Best Large Utility” in their 2019 Drivers’ Choice Awards. This makes 2019 the second year in a row that the Atlas topped its class, and to be honest, we’re not surprised.  (more…)

Where can I buy Genuine Volkswagen Accessories near Lincoln NE?

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Five different pictures illustrate some different examples of Volkswagen accessories.

Genuine Volkswagen Accessories Optimize and Enhance Your VW

Volkswagen accessories can be added to your vehicle anytime before or after purchase. They’re a great way to customize a vehicle to meet your needs, while adding your own unique touch and style. It’s also a great way for your VW to achieve peak utility and functionality. Accessories ensure you’re prepared for a multitude of situations while opening doors to new possibilities. Let’s take a look at the different kinds of exciting OEM accessories available for VW vehicles.

Here at Schworer Volkswagen we have a full selection of genuine Volkswagen OEM accessories to optimize your vehicle. These accessories fall into six categories. We take a brief look at each of them below. (more…)

What’s the most famous Volkswagen commercial?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
2014 Volkswagen Passat drives down a road on a sunny day. Volkswagen logo in the upper left corner.

Volkswagen’s Most Memorable and Innovative Ad

Volkswagen has a long history of brilliant advertisement, going back to its 1960s print series that included classics such as “Think Small” and “Lemon.” These legendary ads blended innovative minimalist style, witty humor and even occasional self-deprecation to break new boundaries in the medium. In fact, the series of ads was voted the No. 1 campaign of all time in Advertising Age’s 1999 “The Century of Advertising.” It also contributed the term “lemon,” in reference to a defunct car, to common parlance.

Since those early years, Volkswagen has continued to innovate and succeed in the advertising medium. What was their greatest advertising triumph in the modern era? (more…)