Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

What Technology Features Are Available for the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan?

Friday, April 24th, 2020
2020 VW Tiguan front driver side driving on city street

2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Available Technology and Connectivity Features

Over the past 20 years, we’ve gone through many technological changes. We went from needing to carry a phone, camera, and MP3 player to carrying one device. DVDs and VHS tapes have been replaced by streaming services. Even our vehicles have become more technological. One vehicle that has several modern technology features is the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan. What technology and connectivity features are available? Keep on reading to find out!


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?


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.


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.


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…)