What are the Most Common Car Problems in Hot Weather?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service Center on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 9:50 PM
Three Common Summertime Car Problems in Hot Weather

Three Common Summertime Car Problems in Hot Weather

We usually think that most temperature-related car problems happen during the frigid months of winter. However, that is not true! A heatwave when we feel like we are seven inches from the midday sun can be incredibly tough on your Volkswagen. Here are three common car problems that can occur during the summer months and what you can do to help prevent them. Read the rest of this entry »

Retro-Styled 2017 Volkswagen Beetle Offers a Contemporary Interior

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Beetle on Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 1:48 PM
Interior Features of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle

Interior Features of the 2017 Volkswagen Beetle

The Volkswagen Beetle was an eye-catcher from the very start with its rounded shape. In all of the years that the Volkswagen Beetle has been in production, it has not lost that unique shape. It is still a favorite choice for drivers who love retro styling while still enjoying an efficient and dependable ride. While the 2017 edition of the Volkswagen Beetle stays true to its heritage, its cabin is outfitted with 21st Century amenities that will provide the ultimate riding experience. Read the rest of this entry »

Road Tripping This Summer? Find Out What to Do When You Encounter Severe Weather!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 8:33 PM
What to Do During Summer Storms While Driving Your Volkswagen

What to Do During Summer Storms While Driving Your Volkswagen

When we make plans for our summer road trips, we mostly think of where we want to go and when we want to get there. But there is something that we usually do not think of until we encounter it: severe weather. We have seen some crazy storm systems over the years here in New York, but it seems like they are a whole different animal when you are driving cross-country out on the Great Plains or the other states that make up Tornado Alley. Here are some tips to help you know what to do when you encounter dangerous storm systems while you are road tripping. Read the rest of this entry »

Congratulations College Graduates! Start Your Next Adventure in a New VW

By blogsadmin | Posted in Financing, Specials on Friday, May 5th, 2017 at 9:31 PM
2017 Volkswagen College Graduate Program Near Middletown, NY

2017 Volkswagen College Graduate Program Near Middletown, NY

Graduation is just around the corner and we couldn’t be more proud of our local graduates—no matter if they are receiving their degree from SUNY Orange, FIT, Parsons, NYU, Columbia University, Juilliard, and the many other awesome colleges/universities in the greater NYC and Hudson Valley areas! Read the rest of this entry »

Enjoy Extra Light and See More Above You With the Help of A Sunroof!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Accessories, VW Options on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 3:33 PM
Which 2017 Volkswagen Models Have a Sunroof?

Which 2017 Volkswagen Models Have a Sunroof?

One thing that we all struggle to remember is to look up once in awhile. If we don’t look up, we might miss out on something extraordinary, such as the ultimate item in the antique store or a shooting star. While a 2017 Volkswagen model may not necessarily help you look up inside of a store, it can definitely allow you to see more nature up above when you add a sunroof. Read the rest of this entry »

Let Your New Volkswagen Help You Reel in That Big One!

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Atlas, VW Golf Alltrack, VW Touareg on Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 7:59 PM
Which Volkswagen Models are the Best for Springtime Fishing?

Which Volkswagen Models are the Best for Springtime Fishing?

Few people realize that there is so much more to New York than just the big city. The Empire State is home to many gorgeous lakes that are inviting you to a peaceful day of fishing. No matter if you are hoping to reel in a trophy muskie or just want to bring some trout home for dinner, you need a vehicle that will help you out. In our opinion, Volkswagen is the ultimate brand because of its selection of high-quality and utilitarian vehicles. We selected three models that we feel will do the most for you. Read the rest of this entry »

Coming Soon: 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Atlas on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 7:27 PM
2018 Volkswagen Atlas for Sale Near Middletown, NY

2018 Volkswagen Atlas for Sale Near Middletown, NY

We have been talking about the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas for awhile now, and we are thrilled that it will be arriving here at Compass Volkswagen very soon! In the last couple of weeks, Volkswagen has released some new information about this awesome new vehicle and we are excited to share what we know. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrate Your Love of the VW Beetle By Checking Out Our Specially-Made Photo Gallery!

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Beetle on Thursday, April 6th, 2017 at 5:09 PM
Volkswagen Beetle Throughout the Years Photo Gallery

Volkswagen Beetle Throughout the Years Photo Gallery

In the automobile’s century-long history, few cars stand out as much as Volkswagen’s Beetle model. Introduced in 1938, the Volkswagen Type 1 was meant to serve as an affordable family car that could be dependable during Germany’s harsh winters with the help of an innovative air-cooled engine placed in the rear of the vehicle. The Volkswagen Type 1 was built with a rounded shape to assist with aerodynamics in order to handle the high speeds of the newly-built German Autobahn. That round shape would strike a chord with Americans, who would go on to call the model “the Beetle” and make it a top seller during the post-WWII suburbia boom. Read the rest of this entry »

Say Hello to the All-New Volkswagen Arteon!

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Arteon, VW News on Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 4:00 PM
VW Arteon Makes its Debut at 2017 Geneva Auto Show

VW Arteon Makes its Debut at 2017 Geneva Auto Show

This year’s auto show season has been an eventful one for Volkswagen, to say the very least. In Detroit, we were able to get a closer look at the upcoming Atlas (which will be arriving here at Compass Volkswagen very soon—contact us to reserve yours!), and the LWB 2018 VW Tiguan and VW I.D. BUZZ Concept were unveiled. The latest auto show just occurred in Geneva, where the all-new VW Arteon made its debut! News of the Arteon had been floating around for a few months already, but we are happy that we were able to get a closer look and share what we know! Read the rest of this entry »

New York Times Contributor Tom Voelk Has Fun in Volkswagen’s Hot Hatch

By blogsadmin | Posted in Awards, VW Golf GTI, VW News on Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 7:51 PM
2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI New York Times Review

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI New York Times Review

Here at Compass Volkswagen, we revere the New York Times as a highly credible publication, and we rely on this long-running newspaper for the latest news and happenings around NYC, the rest of the United States, and the whole world. In addition to the facts, we look to the New York Times for their opinions (we always love their Best Sellers book list), and we were thrilled when they recently gave the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI a shining review! Read the rest of this entry »