Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

What are the Differences between the 2019 and 2018 VW Beetle?

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition vs 2018 Volkswagen Beetle

2019 Volkswagen Beetle Final Edition vs 2018 Volkswagen Beetle

As you might have heard, the Volkswagen Beetle is coming to a sad but dignified end. The 2019 Volkswagen Beetle will be the last of its kind, dubbed as the Final Edition. No further production is planned for a 2020 Volkswagen Beetle.

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Which Volkswagen Models have Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™?

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Jetta interior view of front seating and dashboard with VW car-net infotainment with app-connect

Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ in Volkswagen Models

No one should need to be told that smartphones are a huge part of people’s daily routines nowadays. People use Apple or Android smartphones to text, schedule, date, take pictures, listen to music, watch movies, browse social media, and so much more. That’s why Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ are such desirable features in more modern cars.

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What are the Safety Assistance Features of VW Car-Net®?

Monday, July 23rd, 2018
Volkswagen interior dashboard with VW Car-Net infotainment screen

Volkswagen Car-Net® Alerts and Assistance Features

We’ve previously talked about the features of the Volkswagen Car-Net® infotainment system. Some of our previous articles on the matter include its smartphone compatibility, road sign assistance, and other entertainment or safety features. However, there’s far more to explore with VW Car-Net®. Volkswagen Car-Net® can assist in so many helpful ways to make every one of your driving experiences relaxing and fun.

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How Fuel Efficient is the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta?

Monday, May 7th, 2018
2019 Volkswagen Jetta parked on the side of the street in an urban city neighborhood

2019 VW Jetta Fuel Economy and Driving Range

Throughout its entire catalog, the Volkswagen Jetta is the most fuel-efficient Volkswagen model. Well, at least for traditional engine models, as the Volkswagen e-Golf, of course, has a much higher MPGe due to its position as an electric vehicle. However, that still means the Volkswagen Jetta has a better fuel economy than all others, including the Passat, Beetle, and all of the rest of the Golf models!

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Volkswagen Announces New VW Atlas SUV Concept Model

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
VW Atlas Cross Sport SUV concept new york international auto show still parked on snowy road with sunrise flares exterior side shot

2018 New York International Auto Show VW Atlas Cross Sport SUV Debut

Currently, Volkswagen has the 2018 VW Atlas and the 2018 VW Tiguan for its American SUV market. However, now Volkswagen is looking to expand its influence. At the New York International Auto Show, Volkswagen premiered their concept for a plug-in hybrid electric SUV. Today, we’re here to introduce you to it. Let’s examine the newly announced VW Atlas Cross Sport SUV!

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Have You Seen the New Volkswagen All-Electric I.D. VIZZION?

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
volkswagen i.d. vizzion concept all-electric parked outside luxury forest house at sunset

VW I.D. VIZZION Concept Photo Gallery at Geneva Motor Show

The 4th in Volkswagen’s line of all-electric concept vehicles for the future has been unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show! The Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION premiered this week at the Geneva Motor Show. Completely electrically powered and having autonomous (i.e. self-driving) features, the I.D. VIZZION sedan joins the ranks of the I.D., I.D. BUZZ, and I.D. CROZZ concepts. Come take a look at our new photo gallery of the VW I.D. VIZZION to see the breathtaking style of this new Volkswagen sedan!

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What is Volkswagen Sign Assist and How Does It Work?

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
Volkswagen infotainment screen with mapping

Volkswagen Sign Assist Driver Assistance Technology

What new piece of car technology do you find fascinating? Maybe you like the convenience of Keyless Access and Remote Start Ignition. There’s also the helpful Smart Cruise Control that uses sensors to prevent collisions with autonomous braking. Well, luckily, there’s another great piece of vehicle tech to obsess over. From Volkswagen’s catalog of fun and affordable vehicles comes Sign Assist! So, what is Sign Assist?

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What is VW Car-Net® App-Connect?

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Volkswagen Car-Net® Smartphone Compatibility 

VW Car-Net® has been the signature infotainment system of Volkswagen vehicles since its implementation into Volkswagen 2016 models. One of the stand-out features of VW Car-Net® is the App-Connect technology. Unfortunately, those who don’t already own a recent Volkswagen model are unsure or confused about what App-Connect does. Don’t worry, we’re here to explain what App-Connect is and how it works.

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2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Range and Performance

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Range and performance

When it comes to saving on the price of gas, you won’t find a better solution than to go with an electric vehicle. The 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf offers the best of both worlds as a vehicle with comfort and style, and the efficiency you’ve been looking for. The range and performance has improved for 2017, and we are excited to share the latest features and design updates with you. Read on!  (more…)

New Volkswagen Arteon Release Date and Exterior Design

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
All-new 2017 Volkswagen Arteon Driver Assistance Technology

The all-new Volkswagen Arteon is being introduced as a stylish and sporty fastback that will sit just above the Volkswagen Passat in the lineup. We’ve come to love the form and function of the affordable vehicles that make up the Volkswagen lineup, but this new addition offers a more aggressive and sport-tuned option for Volkswagen drivers interested in taking their daily drive to the next level. Read on to see another teaser image and learn about some of the more exciting features we’re looking forward to seeing when the vehicle is showcased at the Geneva Auto Show.   (more…)