Archive for the ‘New Vehicles’ Category

What is the Volkswagen I.D. Electric Concept Car?

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Calling it a concept may be a bit of an understatement, as Volkswagen’s first dedicated electric car is set to be available for purchase in 2020. Focused on the future, the new Volkswagen I.D. is an attractive and tech-heavy electric vehicle that can go up to 373 miles on a single battery charge all while emitted zero emissions. Giving consumers a tangible glimpse into fully automated driving, the Volkswagen I.D. is the product of VW’s new “Think New” strategy, which focuses on mobility innovation.

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What’s New with the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta?

Thursday, September 15th, 2016
2017 Volkswagen Jetta Trim Levels

If you are a Jetta fan, you know that this versatile go-go mobile was made to accommodate all types of driving habits. From fast highway speeds to unpredictable moments that you could run into during a highway backup, the Volkswagen Jetta is a lot of value packed in a small sedan. For 2017, the brand has seen an overhaul of their trim lineup, removing 3 models including Jetta hybrid and the turbodiesel TDI trim level. However, what’s left is a great group of reliable vehicles with an abundance of standard features that make the 2017 Jetta a great buy for the price.

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Will the New Volkswagen SUV Have Three Rows of Seats?

Thursday, September 8th, 2016
Volkswagen Chattanooga Factory

While the model name is still being held close to the chest, Volkswagen has unveiled their prototype for an all-new vehicle that will launch the brand into SUV stardom. With an abundance of crossovers and SUVs to choose from, what will set this model apart from the rest? Will the new Volkswagen be much different from their current SUV models, the Tiguan and Touraeg? Will it have more cargo room? What about the cabin space, will the new Volkswagen SUV have three rows of seats? The answers are yes, yes, and yes!

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Buying a New vs Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen

Sunday, July 10th, 2016
Buying a New vs Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen

Today’s new car shoppers have a lot of decisions to make, even once they fall in love with a specific Volkswagen model. Most shoppers have a set budget in mind when they start car shopping in earnest; to ensure you get the most bang for your buck, you should consider buying a Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) VW. Opting for a CPO vehicle could mean getting more of the features you want and still staying squarely within your set budget. (more…)

2017 VW Pink Beetle vs Dune Convertible

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
2017 VW Pink Beetle vs Dune Convertible

Model year 2017 will bring significant changes to the Volkswagen line of vehicles, but perhaps the most exciting updates will be seen on the VW Beetle models. Volkswagen recently announced the arrival of the stylish #PinkBeetle and the Beetle Dune, which both feature unique styling features and color options. The Dune will be available as a convertible with the rollout of 2017 Volkswagen models; to celebrate all the updates, we’re comparing the Pink Beetle and the Beetle Dune. (more…)

Does the VW Golf SportWagen have all-wheel drive?

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
Does the VW Golf SportWagen have all-wheel drive

Thanks to the sheer variety of options available for modern car shoppers, most drivers can find exactly what they want in a new vehicle. For drivers seeking cargo utility and a car-like driving experience, hatchbacks are the ideal choice. For model year 2017, the Volkswagen Golf SportWagen adds all-wheel drive to the list of available features, making this unique wagon even more attractive to potential buyers. (more…)

Is the 2017 Volkswagen #PinkBeetle a convertible?

Friday, June 3rd, 2016
Is the 2017 Volkswagen #PinkBeetle a convertible

VW recently announced that the #PinkBeetle, originally revealed as a concept model at the 2015 New York Auto Show, will go into production as a 2017 Volkswagen model. Available as both a coupe and a convertible, the #PinkBeetle, the first vehicle to be named as a hashtag, will go on sale in fall 2016. (more…)

Volkswagen T-Prime Crossover US Release Date

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
Volkswagen T-Prime Crossover US Release Date

As crossovers and small SUVs continue to rise in popularity among new-car buyers, Volkswagen has recognized the need to expand its crossover offerings. A redesigned 2017 Tiguan with an available three-row-seating configuration should debut this year, and two smaller crossovers modeled on the T-Roc and T-Cross Breeze concepts are coming soon, too. A redesign for the midsize Touareg is also in the works, and the T-Prime crossover will enter the premium full-size SUV class in the US in 2017, according to VW’s action plan. (more…)

Is a vehicle extended warranty worth the money?

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Is a vehicle extended warranty worth the money

You’ve reached an agreement on price for your brand new Volkswagen, and you shake hands with the friendly sales rep at J. Bertolet. What happens next? As you head into our office to sign your contract, you’ll understandably be excited about driving away in your new Passat or Golf – but we’ve got the future in mind, too. What happens after that manufacturer’s warranty runs out? Will you be protected from catastrophic mechanical failures? We make it easy to answer “yes” to that question with our vehicle extended warranty. Find out if it’s worth the money for you with our purchasing guide. (more…)

Differences Between the 2017 Golf Alltrack and the Golf SportWagen

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Differences Between the 2017 Golf Alltrack and the Golf SportWagen

Volkswagen recently unveiled a variation of their Golf SportWagen that will be available for the first time in the States this fall, 2016 – the 2017 Golf Alltrack. Designed to appeal to drivers shopping for a crossover with a little more ruggedness and off-roading capabilities, the Golf Alltrack will offer multiple features not currently available on the SportWagen. We explore the differences between the 2017 Golf Alltrack and the Golf SportWagen in our coverage of Volkswagen at the New York International Auto Show. (more…)