Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

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…)

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…)

Is Volkswagen an environmentally friendly company?

Thursday, August 1st, 2019
A man in a suit holds the earth in his hands. The suited man may represent Volkswagen.

The New Volkswagen Drive Bigger Philosophy

Volkswagen has had many different images over the years. In the past decade, they were subject to the infamous emissions scandal. Recently, many have heard about the push from Volkswagen toward electric vehicles and clean emissions. So, what’s the deal- is Volkswagen an environmentally friendly company or not? (more…)

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have remote start?

Monday, June 10th, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta drives down a highway with the sun glowing outwards behind. Front/side angled view.

Remote Start Capability of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Remote Start capability- these days, it seems like everyone’s hankering for it. And with all the comfort and convenience it brings, who can blame them? By starting their engine remotely, drivers can allow their vehicle to heat or cool itself to a pleasant, comfortable temperature before they even step inside.

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is an excellent compact car applauded for, among other things, its great gas mileage, smooth ride quality, and comfortable seats. It also has plenty of exciting tech and features. Does the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta have remote start? (more…)

When will Volkswagen I.D. electric vehicles be available?

Monday, March 25th, 2019
I.D. CROZZ Volkswagen electric concept vehicle parked in a futuristic city-scape.

Volkswagen Electric I.D. Vehicles’ Expected Release Dates

Currently, Volkswagen only has one all-electric vehicle for sale in the U.S.: the Volkswagen E-Golf, which has been around since 2015. But that’s slated to change soon. Volkswagen is prepping for an electric-heavy future with a slate of concept vehicles prepared under the moniker “I.D.”

Wondering when you can get your hands on one of Volkswagen’s upcoming electric rides? Read on to find out when you can expect to start seeing the hotly-anticipated I.D. nameplate vehicles on dealership lots.

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How does the messaging app work on my Volkswagen when using Apple CarPlay?

Friday, November 9th, 2018
apple carplay

If your Volkswagen is compatible with Apple CarPlay and you have a compatible smartphone, then you can easily stay connected while you are on the go. Apple CarPlay allows drivers to access the apps from their smartphone on their vehicle display screen and with voice commands. If you think this feature might be for you and you want to learn more, watch the video below! It will walk you through the steps on how to use the messaging app! (more…)

Do you know how to work the Remote Start feature on your Volkswagen?

Friday, October 5th, 2018
volkswagen golf with man in background

Remote Start is a convenience feature from Volkswagen that can really come in handy during the hot or cold months. This feature allows you to start your vehicle to either warm it up or cool it off without you having to physically go outside and start it. Check out this helpful video to learn more about how to work this feature and more details! (more…)

How does Blind Spot Monitor work on your Volkswagen?

Friday, September 14th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Jetta drives through a desert.

Blind Spot Monitor is a helpful tool that is available with Volkswagen vehicles. This feature helps to alert the driver of vehicles in their blind spot before changing lanes. It can be very helpful, and you can never be too safe while on the road. This video does an awesome job showing the Blind Spot Monitor feature and explaining it. Watch the video below! (more…)

What is included in Volkswagen Car-Net?

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan display with Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect

We like to think of Volkswagen Car-Net as the home base for all things Volkswagen connectivity. Volkswagen Car-Net offers four available packages including App-Connect, Guide and Inform, Security and Service, and e-Remote that allow drivers to tailor their connectivity experience to their lifestyle. (more…)

What is Volkswagen Digital Cockpit and how does it work?

Friday, June 29th, 2018
Volkswagen Digital Cockpit displayed in a VW model

The Volkswagen Digital Cockpit feature takes traditional driver gauges up a notch by replacing them with a customizable high-resolution digital display that gives drivers all of the information they need while on the road at the touch of a button. Learn more about the customizable display options and features available with Volkswagen Digital Cockpit below. (more…)