Archive for the ‘VW News’ Category

Volkswagen Reveals Long-Body Tiguan

Monday, February 20th, 2017
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body Auto Show Debut

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body Auto Show Debut

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body Auto Show Debut

Auto show season always means the debut of many new models and concepts. One of the models gaining attention has been the long-body version of the Volkswagen Tiguan. The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan long-body Auto Show debut has helped us learn more about this new crossover. (more…)

Volkswagen releases information on new T-Prime concept SUV

Saturday, May 14th, 2016
t-prime concept gte exterior side on a cliff

t-prime concept gte exterior side on a cliff

Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE

Late last month, Volkswagen debuted the T-Prime Concept GTE at the Auto China 2016 auto show. As we mentioned earlier with the T-Cross Breeze, Volkswagen has big plans for the future of its brand, and the means multiple new SUV models to join the line’s Tiguan and Touareg. The T-Prime latest model to be shown to the public. Judging by the Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE, the brand plans to take luxury to a new level with its stylish exterior and upscale interior. (more…)

Volkswagen teases new SUV line with T-Cross Breeze concept model

Monday, April 18th, 2016
volkswagen t-cross breeze concept car exterior front top down

volkswagen t-cross breeze concept car exterior front top down

Volkswagen T-Cross Breeze concept model

Volkswagen announced last month that they plan to expand their line to include three new SUV models. Adding these three new models to the already available Tiguan and Touareg will bring the brand to a total of five different, versatile SUV models. The first of these new SUV models revealed is the new Volkswagen T-Cross Breeze concept model. (more…)

Volkswagen shares details on new BUDD-e microbus concept model

Saturday, April 16th, 2016
budd-e concept exterior front

budd-e concept exterior front

Volkswagen microbus concept model

First revealed earlier this year, the Volkswagen BUDD-e microbus concept model made its New York Auto Show Debut late last month, offering new details on the highly anticipated Volkswagen microbus concept model. Not only does the model offer the spacious interior fans of the original VW bus have been asking for, but it does so while taking in-car technology to the next level. (more…)

Volkswagen offers Goodwill Package for owners affected by TDI Emissions Issue

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016
2016 volkswagen touareg VW Goodwill Package

2016 volkswagen touareg VW Goodwill Package

VW Goodwill Package

Volkswagen’s effort to make things right with its loyal customers continues as they offer a special deal to those affected by the TDI Emissions Issue. For registered owners or lessees of Volkswagen vehicles affected by the TDI issue, Volkswagen is offering the new TDI Customer Goodwill Package, which offers a special deal for qualifying customers. (more…)

Volkswagen recalls 2015 Golf after problems spark with Bosch fuel pump

Friday, May 8th, 2015
volkswagen recall 2015 golf gte audi a4 bosch fuel pump

volkswagen recall 2015 golf gte audi a4 bosch fuel pump

Volkswagen recalls over 6,000 models due to faulty component

Volkswagen has followed in BMW and Nissan’s suit in recalling some of their vehicles due to problems with equipment supplied by Bosch engineering company. The parts in question are the nickel-plated fuel pumps. It has been discovered that the nickel plating has the potential to chip off the part and cause problems with the pump. The 2015 Volkswagen Golf is the most recent victim in a string of vehicle recalls caused by this problem. Along with the Volkswagen recall, other victims include the Audi A4 and GTI.  (more…)

VW Vans Coming Back to the United States?

Monday, March 23rd, 2015
Volkswagen Bus VW Van Rhode Island

Volkswagen Bus VW Van Rhode Island

Do you think the return of the VW Microbus (Hippie Van) is long overdue? Would you be interested in a new VW Pickup Truck? Both might be in our future.

VW cruised onto the scene here in America with its one-of-a-kind Microbus. And now Volkswagen is thinking about introducing a line of vans and pickups here in the United States. Eckhard Scholz, head of the light commercial vehicles unit for Volkswagen, expressed interest in the U.S. market just last week.  Are VW Vans Coming Back to the United States? (more…)

How To Set The Clock in Your VW

Friday, March 13th, 2015
Setting Clock Changing Volkswagen Time

Setting Clock Changing Volkswagen Time

We’ve compiled all the Volkswagen ‘How To’ videos for changing your car’s clock for Daylight Savings Time.

It’s been a week since we sprang forward, losing an hour of sleep but gaining some much-appreciated sunshine. Daylight Savings Time has arrived, and if you are like us you’re probably feeling a little groggy still. It’s amazing how changing the clocks one hour can really impact so many things. One of those things is your the clock in your Volkswagen. We know people who just leave the clock in their car on the wrong time until the clocks change and they become correct once more. There’s no need to live this way. VW produced a series of very handy How To videos for each Volkswagen model, showing you How To Set The Clock in Your VW. It is far easier than you think. Find your model below, and get back on track. (more…)

2015 Best Cars for the Money

Thursday, February 12th, 2015
2015 VW Golf

Volkswagen Best Cars for the Money

Speedcraft Volkswagen is thrilled to offer U.S. News & World Report’s Best Compact Car and Best Sports Car for the Money.

Since 2007, the U.S. News & World Report has been issuing an annual ranking for the vehicles with the best long-term value in their class and the most positive consumer reviews. Each year, the vehicles of each class with the highest score are ranked as the year’s best cars for the money. The 2015 Best Cars for the Money report issued was just released, and it names not one but two Volkswagen vehicles as the best bang for your buck. (more…)

VW’s new SUV Was Revealed

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
VW Cross Coupe Concept

VW Cross Coupe Concept

At the Detroit Auto Show this week, Volkswagen announced that they will be launching an all-new SUV.

This week was the Detroit Auto Show where North America’s newest car models have historically first been revealed. And this year was no exception. The 2015 show this week was where VW’s New SUV Was Revealed. They are calling it the Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE. Officially, it is still considered a concept car, but unofficially it has many of the elements that will make their way to production, eventually arriving at VW lots across the country. (more…)