Archive for June, 2015

The 2015 Volkswagen Beetle is retro-inspired down to the details

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
What is the Kaferfach glovebox in the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle?

What is the Kaferfach glovebox in the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle?

For those who are a bit less enthusiastic about specific models, automakers can get away with losing some of the smaller features that might be special to a vehicle. The VW Beetle does not have that sort of fan base. Even so, it feels the Volkswagen can be a bit vague when describing specific features, possibly assuming everyone has the same fond memories that have lasted decades. So for the uninitiated, we’re looking to answer the question: What is the Kaferfach glovebox in the 2015 Volkswagen Beetle? (more…)

Properly installed car seats are the key to child car safety

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015
How to install car seats in a 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

How to install car seats in a 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen

We know here in the U.S. even mentioning the idea of a wagon sends shivers up people’s spines. Such a practical vehicle continues to be avoided by many families, though Volkswagen is trying to bring the segment back in with the 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen. If you think the Golf is a practical option for families, take all the roominess and add more. It’s not too shabby to look at either. Since it is a vehicle that appeals most to the family lifestyle, we’re here to quickly tell you how to install car seats in a 2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen. (more…)

The Jetta GLI gets a much needed makeover

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015
Volkswagen reveals 2016 VW Jetta GLI specs

Volkswagen reveals 2016 VW Jetta GLI specs

For those not in the know, Volkswagen has finally revealed some new model year information, and it looks like we can expect a 2016 Volkswagen Jetta GLI soon. Right now we’re waiting until Volkswagen reveals 2016 VW Jetta GLI specs, and hopefully clear details on the release date and pricing, but until then we’re still happy with the details available so far. (more…)

VW shows its foodie side by teaming up with Food Network

Monday, June 8th, 2015
Volkswagen sponsors Food Network Star

Volkswagen sponsors Food Network Star

It seems like Volkswagen is making more efforts this year to get its name heard and its logo seen outside of the automotive world. Last month the company announced the 2015 Golf SportWagen as the official vehicle of USA Cycling. This didn’t seem much of a stretch, especially when seeing the images of the bicycles attached to roof racks. Now this month comes the news that Volkswagen sponsors Food Network Star, a show which is now in its 11th season. (more…)