Category Archives: VW Technology & Features

A illustrated picture of a person looking at a Volkswagen electric vehicle being charged.

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 >>

2020 Volkswagen Passat exterior front

2020 VW Passat Safety and Driver Assistance Features

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 >>

2018 Volkswagen Atlas infotainment screen

How to Clean a Volkswagen Infotainment Screen

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 >>

2019 Volkswagen Atlas from behind with people at beach

VW Sensor-Controlled Luggage Compartment Instructions

How to use the Volkswagen Hands-Free Easy Open Trunk

Opening your trunk with your hands full has never been a fun experience. Thankfully, the Volkswagen Sensor-Controlled Luggage Compartment allows owners to open the hatch or trunk of their vehicles by just using their foot. To learn how to use the Volkswagen Hands-Free Easy Open Trunk, follow these steps. Read the rest of this entry >>

2019 Volkswagen Golf and 2019 Toyota Corolla image of both cars

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Golf have more storage space than the 2019 Toyota Corolla?

2019 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Toyota Corolla Storage Comparison

Most people don’t think of trunk space as an important factor when considering a compact car. Small hatchbacks seek to change this perception, offering the efficiency and practicality of a compact car with an added element of storage space. So, does the 2019 Volkswagen Golf have more storage space than the 2019 Toyota Corolla? Looking at the 2019 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Toyota Corolla storage comparison will answer this question. Read the rest of this entry >>