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 >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

A front-end photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas on the road.

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas has arrived at our showroom! Learn more today!

Is the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas for sale in the Hudson Valley, NY? 

The Volkswagen Atlas stood out from the automaker’s crossover SUV lineup for several reasons. However, chief among those reasons was the fact that it was the first VW crossover SUV to be designed and built in the United States, specifically for American drivers. Over the last three years, each new model reignited customer interest in the very capable platform. So, is the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas for sale in the Hudson Valley, NY? Yes, it is. Compass VW has taken delivery of the refreshed 2021 Atlas and the dealership’s team of product experts is ready to explain why people should be scheduling test drives today. Let’s take a closer look at what the 2021 Atlas brings to the table.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Get a sneak peek at the Volkswagen ID.4 before it is revealed next month

When will the Volkswagen ID.4 be revealed to the public? 

Volkswagen has been teasing us by releasing small drips of information about its coming lineup of electric vehicles. It was confirmed a few months ago that an electric version of the world-famous Type 2 microbus will go on sale in 2022. However, the first of the automaker’s new electric crossover SUVs, the VW ID.4, will likely arrive before that. So, when will the Volkswagen ID.4 be revealed to the public? According to another more recent information drip from the manufacturer, we have learned that VW will officially show the ID.4 to the world on Oct. 13. To go along with that bit of interesting news, Volkswagen has also put out a couple of new photos and released a few details about the EV that our team is excited to share with you. Let’s take a closer look.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Let Compass VW answer a few questions about electric vehicle ownership

Frequently Asked Questions about Volkswagen Electric Vehicles 

Volkswagen is on the very cusp of changing the automotive industry in a profound and lasting manner. The global automaker has pledged to make its entire corporate footprint carbon neutral by 2050. In order to get to that goal, VW plans to be producing 1.5 million electric vehicles per year by 2025 – a lofty and ambitious goal if there ever was one. According to the best information we can find, VW will be unveiling its first electric vehicle that will be available in the United States, the ID.4 compact crossover SUV, in the very near future. Naturally, the people working at the Compass VW showroom are very excited and they are anxious to answer a few of the frequently asked questions about Volkswagen electric vehicles. Let’s take a look at a few things.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas SEL on the road.

Volkswagen introduces an updated infotainment system for 2021 models

New Volkswagen Infotainment Features for 2021 Vehicles

The powers that be at the Volkswagen world headquarters are making some exciting advances in the area of available device connectivity in its class of 2021 cars and crossover SUVs and beyond. Buyers will get their first look at the new Volkswagen infotainment features for 2021 vehicles when the 2021 VW Atlas goes on sale at dealerships like Compass VW. The ability to connect popular smartphone platforms to a driver’s daily commute is not new and has long since moved past the novelty phase of availability. A Volkswagen vehicle equipped with the MIB3 infotainment system finds additional wireless functionality, better voice recognition software and the most modern USB ports available. Let’s take a look at a few things future buyers might want to know before they schedule a test drive. Read the rest of this entry >>

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If you need a new crossover SUV with AWD, you’ll want to stop by our showroom today

Which 2020 or 2021 Volkswagen crossover SUVs have all-wheel-drive near Middletown, NY? 

In the retail automotive world, this part of the year is a bit of a transition period. The current model year is at its peak and the next one hasn’t really started to build steam yet. That’s what makes a question like, ‘Which 2020 or 2021 Volkswagen crossover SUVs have all-wheel-drive near Middletown, NY,’ such an interesting and important one. There are a lot of ways in which VW vehicles stand out from the pack. As it applies to our conversation today, we’ll be looking at what the 2020 VW Tiguan, 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport and the 2021 VW Atlas. Each of these incredible crossover SUVs are in the running to be among the best platforms available in this very competitive segment of the global automotive industry. Let’s take a look at a few things you’ll need to know before you visit the Compass VW showroom.  Read the rest of this entry >>

A right profile photo of the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan.

Volkswagen gets future customers excited about the latest Tiguan

When is the new Volkswagen Tiguan going to be available? 

Volkswagen crowned its Tiguan crossover SUV its most successful model in 2019. In fact, the automaker has delivered more than six million Tiguan vehicles since the nameplate was first introduced. Our manufacturing partner is in the early stages of delivering the next model year to dealerships around the country, including Compass Volkswagen. Our customers have learned how this works and our team of product experts have been seeing an uptick in calls, texts and emails from the community wondering, ‘When is the new Volkswagen Tiguan going to be available?’ If you’re one of those people or have been just casually thinking about it, we have some encouraging news.   Read the rest of this entry >>