How are the 2022 Volkswagen Taos and 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 different?
Within the span of a few days, Compass Volkswagen welcomed two of our manufacturing partner’s newest platforms to the showroom, the 2022 VW Taos and the 2021 VW ID.4. If someone were new to the brand and saw the two compact crossover SUVs side-by-side, they could be forgiven for thinking these vehicles are going to get in one another’s way when it comes to attracting customers. To be sure, there are a few cosmetic similarities between them. However, were here to tell you how the 2021 Volkswagen Taos and 2022 Volkswagen ID.4 are different. Our team has been getting a lot of questions to this point, and they have been excited to help potential customers tell them apart. Read the rest of this entry
What is Volkswagen IQ.DRIVE?
Driving a car safely requires total focus and the ability to constantly be aware of what is happening around the vehicle at all times. Suffice it to say that this can be both mentally taxing and physically exhausting. As the industry steadily marches toward autonomous vehicles, Volkswagen has introduced a new suite of systems to take some of the burdens from drivers. So, what is Volkswagen IQ.DRIVE? Human drivers are prone to fatigue, especially on long drives. The IQ.DRIVE system acts as another set of eyes that will help drivers avoid potentially dangerous situations. Let’s take a look at a couple of key elements of IQ.DRIVE and how it can help you in some very common driving scenarios. Read the rest of this entry
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
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
Is Forward Collision Warning Standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Passat?
Forward Collision Warning has become a popular driver assistance features many car shoppers look for in a new vehicle. More and more vehicles are including this feature as standard equipment on all trim levels. Is Forward Collision Warning standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Passat? Read the rest of this entry
Does VW Car-Net Have Remote Start?
Modern technology gives drivers unprecedented control over their vehicles. Most 2020 Volkswagen models will offer Car-Net Remote Access as a standard feature. The list of Volkswagen Car-Net Remote Access features are designed with convenience in mind. Does VW Car-Net have remote start? Read the rest of this entry
The Volkswagen Arteon is the newest car to join the VW lineup. The new Arteon is set to change expectations in the large sedan segment. Arteon models offer a variety of feature options. Does the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon offer all-wheel drive? Volkswagen’s 4Motion all-wheel drive system is available on the new car. Read the rest of this entry
The Volkswagen pedestrian monitoring system is an important driver assistance system offered on vehicles in the company’s lineup. Which Volkswagen models offer Pedestrian Monitoring? Read the rest of this entry
A touchscreen infotainment system is one of the most-popular features on new vehicles. Volkswagen models come equipped with the Car-Net infotainment system that allows users to access entertainment and vehicle information. As you use your Car-Net system, it’s inevitable that the display will pick up some fingerprints. If you are looking to learn how to clean a Volkswagen infotainment system, there are a few important things to keep in mind. Read the rest of this entry
Adjusting the seats in your vehicle after someone else has driven it can take time and add to your commute. Volkswagen models offer memory seats to help ease the transition between drivers. The memory seat and mirror features can be set for multiple drivers. Follow these steps to learn how to set the memory seats in a Volkswagen. Read the rest of this entry