2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2018 Honda CR-V

By blogsadmin | Posted in Comparisons, VW Tiguan on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 8:26 PM
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Small crossover SUVs offer the best of both worlds when it comes to interior space and fuel efficiency, so it should come as no surprise that the vehicles continue to get more and more popular. One of our top picks in the small crossover SUV class is the 2018 Tiguan, and for good reason. The 2018 Tiguan offers more cargo space and legroom than past models, and its quiet, comfortable ride make it a great option for growing families and young professionals alike! But how does the 2018 Tiguan compare to top competitors like the 2018 Honda CR-V? Read on to find out!  Read the rest of this entry »

Which 2018 Volkswagen Jetta is the right fit for me?

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Jetta on Friday, December 22nd, 2017 at 2:15 PM
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Shopping for a new vehicle can be difficult, especially if you aren’t completely positive on what features and specifications you’re looking for. Once you choose a make and model, you’ll then have to dig even deeper and choose a trim level within that model’s lineup. If you have your eye on the 2018 Volkswagen Jetta, you may be wondering which 2018 Jetta trim is the right fit for you. That’s where we come in! Keep reading to learn about the key differences between each trim in the 2018 Jetta’s lineup!  Read the rest of this entry »

What are the differences between regular tires and snow tires?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, Parts Department on Thursday, December 7th, 2017 at 5:24 PM
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The official kick-off to the winter season is just three weeks away, so we can finally say…winter is coming (cue Jon Snow). We love a lot of things about winter, but slippery roads are not included on our list of favorite things. Slippery conditions can cause a lot of stress to drivers while on the road, especially if regular tires are used. But are winter tires really necessary? Keep reading and we’ll fill you in on everything you need to know about the differences between regular tires and snow tires!  Read the rest of this entry »

Restaurants near Middletown NY that are open on Thanksgiving 2017

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, November 13th, 2017 at 7:04 PM
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Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and while we’re sure you enjoy eating as much as you can over the holiday, it’s not always fun to be the person in charge of cooking all the food. If you would rather spend your Thanksgiving Day surrounded by loved ones than creating a feast in the kitchen, you’re in luck. There are a few restaurants near Middletown, NY that are serving delicious meals on Thanksgiving, and all you have to do in advance is make a reservation! Keep reading to learn about two of our top picks for where to eat Thanksgiving dinner near Middletown, NY!  Read the rest of this entry »

Where to have your vehicle serviced in Middletown, NY

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service Center on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 3:28 PM
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Our team here at Compass VW knows you work hard for your money, so we want to do anything we can to help keep some of those pretty pennies in your pocket. Vehicle services can be expensive, epecially when you aren’t planning on your vehicle needing some maintenance. That’s why we constantly update our vehicle service coupons! If you are in or near Middletown NY and are looking for a place to have your vehicle serviced, allow us to introduce ourselves! Keep reading to learn all about why Compass VW should be your go-to maintenance shop!  Read the rest of this entry »

Features of Each 2018 Tiguan Trim Level

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Tiguan on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 at 2:20 PM
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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Trim Comparison

The base trim of the 2018 VW Tiguan by itself is a great compact SUV; however, you can add on even more exciting features to the already-impressive vehicle. The 2018 Tiguan has 4 different trim levels to choose from: the S, SE, SEL and SEL Premium trims. These trims make sure you get the exact features you want, and none of the ones that you don’t, at the perfect price point. Each trim comes with its own unique features, but which one is right for you? Here is a 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan trim comparison. Read the rest of this entry »

Which 2018 Volkswagen SUV is Right for You?

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Atlas, VW Tiguan on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017 at 3:04 PM
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2018 VW Atlas vs Tiguan Comparison 

The all new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is the latest VW SUV to hit the market, giving potential buyers two 2018 SUVs to choose from: The Atlas and the Tiguan, and it will certainly be a difficult choice to make for many. While both of these models have excellent features, such as 4Motion all-wheel drive, Pedestrian Monitoring, touchscreen display and six speaker audio system, which one is right for you? Here is an in-depth 2018 VW Atlas vs Tiguan comparison.  Read the rest of this entry »

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 »