Archive for the ‘VW Golf’ Category

What colors does the VW Golf come in?

Thursday, May 24th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Golf in white

2018 Volkswagen Golf in white

2018 Volkswagen Golf Color Options 

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf is a quick, sporty hatchback that gives drivers the confidence they want to feel when they’re behind the wheel. Exterior style is a big part of buying a new car. That is why we want to tell you all about the 2018 Volkswagen Golf color options. Let’s take a look and see what this vehicle has to offer.  (more…)

How spacious is the VW Golf?

Friday, April 6th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Golf in white

2018 Volkswagen Golf in white

2018 Volkswagen Golf Interior Volume and Cargo Room 

The 2018 Volkswagen Golf is a sporty hatchback that has a lot to offer drivers. Its compact size and agile performance make it a great candidate for you next vehicle. We know that shoppers are curious about more compact vehicles and their interior space. Let’s take a look at the 2018 Volkswagen Golf interior volume and cargo room to show you just how spacious it is.  (more…)

Which Volkswagen Models Have AWD?

Friday, December 22nd, 2017

2017-VW-Tiguan-AWDAs snow and icy conditions approach, car buyers start thinking about improving their odds on the road with Volkswagen’s AWD vehicles. The friendly experts at Speedcraft VW in Wakefield can help you decide which VW model to choose. (more…)

VW Names and Their Meanings

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

VW-Names-LineupVolkswagen is German for “the people’s car” and it is just one of many unusual VW names associated with the entire lineup. All names fit each vehicle. Read on to find out about Volkswagen model names and their meanings, questions we’re often asked at Speedcraft VW in Wakefield.

VW Beetle

Originally named “The Volkswagen Type 1,” the Beetle eventually adopted its current name based on its classic design. Käfer is the German word for Beetle. In production since the 1930s, it was once the best-selling vehicle of all time. The Beetle also has some other nicknames in different languages: “Blaben” or Bubble in Danish and “Coccinelle” for Ladybug in French.

Volkswagen Golf

The VW Golf is one of the most popular families of hatchbacks and wagons in the industry, but the story behind its name is odd. It would be logical to assume the name comes from the German word for the Gulf Stream ocean current. However, it appears that the name was taken from a VW executive’s horse. (more…)

Start Your Back-to-School Shopping Spree With a New Volkswagen!

Thursday, July 27th, 2017
Best Volkswagen Models to Start the School Year Right

Best Volkswagen Models to Start the School Year Right

Best Volkswagen Models to Start the School Year Right

Are your kids heading back to the classroom in a few weeks? Or are you a teacher who is gearing up for the new school year? Either way, you know that now is the time to shop for new school gear, including new clothes, new shoes, new boxes of crayons and new notebooks. Another item that you should add to your school shopping list is a brand new Volkswagen. Starting off the new school year in a new Volkswagen will not only make heads turn, but also help you and your family progress through the school year more successfully. While we love all of the Volkswagen models equally, we have picked out a few options that will make teaching and learning fun. (more…)

Travel even further in the 2017 Volkswagen E-Golf

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
2017 Volkswagen e-Golf rear in white

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Range and Fuel Economy

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Range and Fuel Economy

As the technology advances, electric and hybrids vehicles are becoming more and more impressive. One of the cars at the forefront of this new class of vehicles is the Volkswagen e-Golf. The latest version of this car has just been revealed, and the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf range and fuel economy numbers are the best they have every been. (more…)

Save money on gas with a new Volkswagen vehicle

Monday, February 13th, 2017
Which 2017 Volkswagen models offer the best fuel economy ratings?

Which 2017 Volkswagen models offer the best fuel economy ratings?

Which 2017 Volkswagen models offer the best fuel economy ratings?

Fuel economy ratings are the most important for many shoppers considering a new car. Volkswagen is offering a lineup of vehicles that includes several models that offer impressive fuel economy ratings. By pairing many of their vehicles with turbocharged engines, Volkswagen is able to provide an impressive combination of fuel economy and performance. So which 2017 Volkswagen models offer the best fuel economy ratings? (more…)

How does the Focus ST stack up against the 2017 Volkswagen Golf R?

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
2017 Volkswagen Golf R vs 2017 Ford Focus ST

2017 Volkswagen Golf R vs 2017 Ford Focus ST

2017 Volkswagen Golf R vs 2017 Ford Focus ST

Hot hatchbacks have become the go-to car for drivers looking to get a little extra bit of fun out of their commute. These peppy small cars offer turbocharged performance, but with the practicality of a compact hatchback design. The Volkswagen Golf R has long been one of the top contenders in this class. But there are other contenders here to challenge the Golf R. Looking at the 2017 Volkswagen Golf R vs the 2017 Ford Focus ST will help us learn more about two of the popular hot hatchbacks. (more…)

Tall drivers appreciate the extra space in the 2017 VW Golf

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
2017 volkswagen golf

2017 volkswagen golf

How much legroom is there in the 2017 Volkswagen Golf?

For tall drivers, there’s nothing worse than being crammed in a compact car during long drives. Having enough legroom can be a big deciding factor for many people looking to get behind the wheel of a new vehicle. But just because you’re on the taller side, doesn’t mean that smaller, compact vehicles aren’t a comfortable option for you. Models like the 2017 Volkswagen Golf offer plenty of legroom for both front and second row passengers, making it a great option for tall drivers looking to conserve garage space. (more…)

Volkswagen offers new Wolfsburg Edition trim for the 2017 Golf

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
2016 vw golf exterior side red

2016 vw golf exterior side red

2017 Volkswagen Golf Wolfsburg Edition

The 2017 model year is shaping up to be a big one for Volkswagen. Not only is the line welcoming new editions like the 2017 Golf Alltrack, but current models are receiving upgrades of their own. Among the Volkswagen models getting new features is the 2017 Volkswagen Golf, which will be adding an all-new Wolfsburg Edition trim level. (more…)