A rear photo of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos in motion on the road.

The 2022 Taos will hit the ground running as a strong class competitor

2022 Volkswagen Taos Vs. 2021 Toyota RAV4 Cargo Space 

The battle lines for the dominance in the crossover SUV class have been drawn and Volkswagen has no intention of giving up any ground. That’s why its first electric vehicle available in the United States is set to be a crossover SUV and it’s why the automaker has developed its latest compact entry to the segmentIf you think you’ll be in the market for a new crossover SUV in the next few months, you’ll probably need to examine the cargo space in the 2022 Volkswagen Taos vs. 2021 Toyota RAV4. In fairness to the RAV4, it’s a very well-regarded vehicle in this very competitive class of the automotive industry. However, this isn’t the first time VW has gone up against Toyota in this segment. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might want to know.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan on the road.

Volkswagen Tiguan owners will have a lot of access to technology

Which 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan models have Wi-Fi? 

Volkswagen vehicles become more technologically advanced with each passing model year. smartphone-compatible infotainment system is available on many, if not most new VW models available at the Compass VW showroom. For as much connectivity as that technology provides, as people change the way they work, they need to take advantage of every available tool they can. So, which 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan models have Wi-Fi? The ability to use a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot has been available for a while but combining it with the overall utility of the Tiguan is fairly newBuyers choosing SE, SE R-Line Black, SEL and SEL Premium R-Line models will have this capability. Let’s take a closer look at what you can do with this technology.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A stock photo of a fuel gauge near empty.

VW offers power and efficiency with the Tiguan and Atlas Cross Sport

Which Volkswagen SUV has better fuel economy, the Tiguan or Atlas Cross Sport?

There are several exciting things happening inside the new Volkswagen crossover SUV lineup. Not only is our manufacturing partner starting to introduce its first electric crossover SUV, but they are also getting ready to launch a new compact platform. Until those models are available, the team of product experts at Compass VW thought it would be helpful to take a closer look at some existing options. Specifically, we want to answer the question, which Volkswagen SUV has better fuel economy, the Tiguan or Atlas Cross Sport. Both of these vehicles are more than competent platforms, but each one has something slightly different to offer. Let’s take a closer look at what potential customers can expect to see.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A rear left quarter photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan.

The 2021 VW Tiguan continues to offer a lot of options for seating, cargo

New Performance Specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan 

There are a lot of exciting things happening in and around the lineup of new crossover SUVs coming to the Compass VW showroom. Something that customers can always count on is the mix of convenience and performance for the automaker’s most popular platform, the VW Tiguan. People looking through the dense crossover SUV field will probably need to know the new performance specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan. All versions use the same powertrain, but buyers can choose between front-wheel-drive and the 4MOTION® all-wheel-drive systemLet’s take a closer look at a few things you might not know about the 2021 Tiguan and why you shouldn’t overlook this incredible vehicle.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A front left quarter photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Golf.

With so much happening with VW don’t forget about the Golf

Performance Specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Golf 

To be sure, there are a lot of exciting things happening in and around the world of Volkswagen. However, the team of product experts working in the Compass VW showroom doesn’t want people to forget about the existing lineup that got the automaker maker to where it is. To start, our product experts wanted to take a closer look at the performance specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Golf. Previously, we have lightly examined the 2022 VW Golf R, which is the high-performance variant of the Golf family. For the 2021 model year, the latest version of the Volkswagen Golf will retain its dynamic and efficient performance profile and a few of its most popular convenience features will now be standard equipment. Let’s take a closer look at what you can expect to find with the 2021 Golf.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A head-on photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon.

Are you ready for the 2021 Arteon to arrive at Compass VW?

Specs and New Features for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon 

In the short time since the Volkswagen Arteon debuted for the 2018 model year, it has all but redefined how the automaker approaches sedan design. As the new class of 2021 VW vehicle begins to arrive at the Compass Volkswagen showroom, our team of product experts has finally learned the details about the official specs and new features for the 2021 Volkswagen Arteon and they are very excited to share them with potential customers. For the new model year, the manufacturer updated a few exterior elements as well as a few interior accent pieces. Let’s take a look at what you can expect to see when it becomes available at the Compass VW showroom.   Read the rest of this entry >>

A left profile photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas.

Get an early look at the inside of the 2021 VW Atlas

What has been upgraded in the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas?

The Volkswagen Atlas has only been around for a few model years and it is making an excellent case to become the automaker’s flagship crossover SUV. For the new model year, VW has made a few subtle changes to the platform that will give most owners a different kind of ownership experience. So, what has been upgraded in the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas? Most of the changes are centered around the vehicle’s infotainment system and other technology. The 2021 Atlas has started to arrive at the Compass Volkswagen showroom and it will be available in eight trim grades, S, SE, SE w/Technology, SE w/Technology R-Line, SEL, SEL R-Line, SEL Premium and SEL Premium R-Line. Let’s take a closer look at what the 2021 Atlas has to offer.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A right profile photo of the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R.

Volkswagen increases performance output for the 2022 Golf R

Release Date for the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R 

Given all the shakeups in the Volkswagen inventory over the last few decades, the Golf has stood firm to deliver efficient performance and an adaptable interior. The automaker has also continued to produce a high-performance ‘hot hatch’ version like the Golf R. Earlier this month we learned about the release date for the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R. It should be available at dealerships like Compass VW in the closing weeks of this year. When the 2022 Golf R does go on sale, it will make more power than the previous versions of the platform and it will also feature some important equipment to help drivers control all of that performance. A few Compass Volkswagen product experts examined the available information and picked out a few highlights. Let’s take a look at what they found.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the Atlas badge used on the back of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

Volkswagen updates infotainment systems for the 2021 Atlas Cross Sport

What is new for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport? 

The next couple of model years are going to deliver some exciting things in the way of Volkswagen crossover SUVs. At this point, we have already been introduced to a new compact crossover and a purely electric model. However, the existing models are not being left out of the game. So, what is new for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport? Our manufacturing partner introduced the Atlas Cross Sport platform just a couple of years ago, so it will retain its same bold and athletic stance on the road. However, owners of the 2021 Atlas Cross Sport will see some interesting upgrades in its available list of connectivity equipment. Let’s take a closer look at the new features you can expect to see when it goes on sale.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A left profile photo of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos.

VW expands its crossover SUV lineup with the Taos

What is the 2022 Volkswagen Taos? 

Crossover SUVs are the most dominant automotive platform in the United States. Volkswagen has been doing quite well in that regard with its best-selling Tiguan, as well as with its two newest additions — the Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport. However, when next summer rolls around there will be a new model for Compass VW customers to consider. So, what is the 2022 Volkswagen Taos? The all-new compact crossover SUV will slot beneath the Tiguan, offering a customer a new entry-level option for the class. We’ll surely learn more about the 2022 Taos before it goes on sale, but right now we can confidently tell you about the vehicle’s performance equipment and interior dimensions. Let’s take a look at what you can expect to see when the 2022 VW Taos goes on sale.  Read the rest of this entry >>