Archive for the ‘VW Golf’ Category
2018 Volkswagen Golf vs Golf GTI
We know shoppers have a lot of questions about our Volkswagen vehicles. That is why we want to help answer these questions with some detailed information. Many shoppers want to learn the difference between the 2018 Volkswagen Golf and the Golf GTI. Let’s compare the 2018 Volkswagen Golf vs the Golf GTI to show you what they can do. (more…)
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…)
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…)
As 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…)
Volkswagen 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.
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.
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)
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…)