Archive for the ‘Model Information’ Category

Volkswagen Bids Farewell to the Iconic Beetle

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
2019 Volkswagen Beetle orange red exterior driver side parked on top of parking garage

A farewell film dedicated to the Volkswagen Beetle

The Volkswagen Beetle has been around for a long time. 70 years to be exact. However, last year Volkswagen announced that they would be ending production of the Volkswagen Beetle. This made the 2019 model the last year that we would get a new Beetle. At the end of 2019, Volkswagen released a tribute to the Beetle as we transitioned into the new year. To bid farewell to the iconic Beetle, Volkswagen created a short film. Keep reading to learn more about this farewell film.

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What is the Volkswagen DSG transmission?

Monday, January 27th, 2020
2019 Golf R DSG transmission shifter

The Volkswagen DSG® and How It Works

If you’ve owned a Volkswagen vehicle or are familiar with the auto manufacturer, you might have noticed the term DSG® when it comes to talking about transmissions. Automakers are sometimes known for using jargon and acronyms to describe features in their cars. Often times, it can seem like that kind of language is used to make things sound more impressive than they actually are. Is that the case with the Volkswagen DSG®?

Refreshingly, it’s not the case for the DSG®. It’s a simple and straightforward acronym that is used for efficiency. So…

What is the Volkswagen DSG® transmission?

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What does the rest button do on a VW?

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
2020 Tiguan cockpit showcase

What the Rest Button Does and When to Use It

If you’ve owned a Volkswagen in recent years, then you’ll likely have noticed the “Rest” button on the climate control panel. Some people may be familiar with the function and what it does, but if you here, you’re probably unsure. Don’t worry. Let us explain.

What does the rest button do on a Volkswagen?

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2020 Volkswagen Tiguan trim differences?

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019
2020 VW Tiguan driving on city street

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Trim Comparison

The 2020 Tiguan is the newest version of the popular Volkswagen model. It brings everything critics and owners alike loved about the 2019 Tiguan, along with some welcome new additions. Ever a difficult decision, trying to pick which trim works best for you can a real hassle. Let us help.

Here are the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan trim differences.

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Is Volkswagen Car-Net® free?

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
family in Volkswagen vehicle using wifi hotspot

Most 2020 Volkswagen Models Get Free Car-Net® Support

Volkswagen has always been at the cutting edge when it comes to technological integration. As such, we were super excited when Volkswagen announced Car-Net® a few years back. While it was brilliant, it was limited. In particular, it was unavailable on many models. Sometimes it even varied by trim. Volkswagen collected consumer feedback and implemented many new features and tweaks. Relaunched for 2020, Car-Net® is shaping up to be better than ever. But, unlike past years, rumors have been circulating that Car-Net® will be free this time. So is it?

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What does ULEV mean?

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
exhaust pipe of new vehicles

What ULEV and Other Similar Acronyms Mean

If you’ve shopped around for Volkswagen vehicles, you’ve probably seen a filter category labeled as ULEV or SULEV. When you check those boxes, it can seem like nothing changed or like you’re only getting specific models. Well, we’re here let you in on the jargon. Turns out, ULEV is a really good thing.

Here’s what ULEV means. (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…)

What are the features of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas SE with Technology?

Friday, August 9th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Atlas drives down a highway by a lake.

2019 VW Atlas SE with Technology Features

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is a wonderful behemoth to welcome into your life. It’s a great machine to transport family, both on a daily basis and for special journeys. Three rows of seating, plenty of cargo room, and a vast array of tech and comfort features are just the tip of the iceberg of 2019 Volkswagen Atlas greatness.

With a multitude of trims and packages, however, it can be hard to decide just how much extra greatness you want to add to the already-excellent base model of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. Stepping up just two rungs from that base, the savvy customer finds themselves face-to-face with the SE with Technology trim. What features come on this tempting configuration? (more…)