Many Volkswagen vehicles have an optional dual-clutch automatic

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, VW Features & Technology on Friday, April 8th, 2016 at 7:45 PM
DSG automatic transmission in 2016 VW models

DSG automatic transmission in 2016 VW models

Some of the best things that can be found in vehicles are features you may not even know to ask for. One of our favorite examples is the DSG automatic transmission in 2016 VW models. While you’re browsing through the list of conveniences, one of the things that make the driving experience smoother often gets overlooked. If you haven’t been researching some of our sportier models, you may not even know the DSG exists. Read the rest of this entry »

Which Volkswagen models are best suited for college grads?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, Financing, Tips and Tricks on Monday, April 4th, 2016 at 8:34 PM
2016 VW models for college graduates in Springfield MO

2016 VW models for college graduates in Springfield MO

It’s almost that time of year for those who have been working hard earning a college degree to don those caps and gowns and begin setting off on a new journey in life. What better way to travel through the next step than in a new car? Still, first jobs don’t frequently rake in the dough, which means you’ll still want to know which 2016 VW models are the best for college graduates in Springfield MO. This list represents models that are affordable, efficient and provide just a touch of flash. Read the rest of this entry »

40 years of VW GTI will see the launch of the Golf GTI TCR

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Golf GTI, VW News on Thursday, March 24th, 2016 at 6:50 PM
40th anniversary VW Golf GTI TCR specs

40th anniversary VW Golf GTI TCR specs

We’ve been anticipating the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport, regardless whether it actually comes to America or not, but it’s not the only 40th anniversary edition that will be coming out. Though most of us aren’t on the market for a race car, we have to admit the VW Golf GTI TCR specs are enough to grab our attention and imaginations for upcoming motorsports events. Read the rest of this entry »

How do you switch forward the time in a VW?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, Tips and Tricks on Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 at 4:40 PM
Changing the time in your Volkswagen instrument cluster

Changing the time in your Volkswagen instrument cluster

Daylight saving time occurred a few days ago, but if you’re like many, changing the time in your car is probably the last thing you do. You may not even notice it’s off until you’re on the road, which is a terrible time to go fiddling with controls. Fortunately, changing the time in your Volkswagen instrument cluster is simple and automatically adjusts the time in both your infotainment system and any analog clocks. Read the rest of this entry »

Our bunny noses have sniffed out the 2016 Easter events in Springfield MO

By blogsadmin | Posted in Holidays on Thursday, March 10th, 2016 at 2:40 PM
2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO

2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO

When two bunnies bump into each other, do they greet by asking, “What’s the hops?”  Bad joke, we know, but since rabbits don’t have cable, their slang is possibly way behind the times. Luckily, there are a variety of 2016 Easter egg hunts in Springfield MO where you and your little ones can teach the Easter Bunny, the most influential of all bunnies, all the latest phrases. That, and get some serious egg hunting on. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen offers big reveals at 2016 Geneva International Motor Show

By blogsadmin | Posted in Events, New Models & Release Dates, VW News on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 at 10:50 PM
VW T-Cross Breeze Crossover SUV features and predictions

VW T-Cross Breeze Crossover SUV features and predictionsVW T-Cross Breeze Crossover SUV Convertible Top

If it seems like all we’re talking about lately is automotive shows, and now the T-Cross specifically, it’s because there’s a whole lot going on for Volkswagen already this year. We all know it’s taking a bit for Volkswagen to come back strong, but the brand is nothing if not persistent. It’s been awhile since we’ve seen a whole new model come out from VW, but it’s more and more likely to happen. We know, Volkswagen is a bit known for flashing some concepts and then never green lighting them, but we’re confident it’s different this time. With the VW T-Cross Breeze Crossover SUV confirmed as one of the displays at the 2016 Geneva International Motor show, we’re taking a look at its features and offering up predictions on what this could mean for the lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Is VW revealing the T-Cross, T-Roc at the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Events, New Models & Release Dates, VW News on Monday, February 22nd, 2016 at 10:33 PM
VW T-Cross subcompact SUV at Geneva Motor Show 2016

VW T-Cross subcompact SUV at Geneva Motor Show 2016

It may be more than a full week away, but rumors about the 2016 Geneva International Motor show are hitting the presses fast. Volkswagen has finally released some news, with a teaser image showing a small crossover concept with square illuminated fog lights. It isn’t clear if this indicates it will be electric as the BUDD-e concept was, but it is expected to have few, if any, switches and buttons based on that concept. Despite not revealing a name or any detailed pictures as of yet, the rumor is the VW T-Cross subcompact SUV is the model to expect that the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. Read the rest of this entry »

How can you make your 2016 VW Golf suit you?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, VW Golf on Thursday, February 18th, 2016 at 4:17 PM
2016 Volkswagen Golf paint and upholstery color options

2016 Volkswagen Golf paint and upholstery color options

They say you eat with your eyes before you do with your mouth, which is why you might not even try a food that doesn’t appear appetizing at first glance. Perhaps the same can be true for test driving a car, because there are some models we know we wouldn’t even bother test driving. We think Volkswagen has a good thing with the seventh-generation Golf, but that doesn’t mean you don’t want more eye candy for your daily driver. You may be wondering about the 2016 Volkswagen Golf paint and upholstery color options, and just how much you can personalize the model to suit your style. Read the rest of this entry »

What do you do when your Volkswagen key fob won’t work?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 at 10:34 PM
Opening a VW door without the key fob remote

Opening a VW door without the key fob remote

There’s not much that gives us pause when it comes to our day-to-day responsibilities, but technology failing can leave us scratching our heads. In most modern cars we now rely on our key fob to a certain degree, so it can be a bit confusing when it stops working. The first thing you’ll notice is there’s no real key hole next to the door handle, which can leave you feeling helpless instantly. Don’t worry, opening a VW door without they key fob remote is actually easy. Read the rest of this entry »

Winter driving with VW AWD 4Motion System

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ, VW Features & Technology on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 at 10:51 PM
Which Volkswagen models have all-wheel drive?

Which Volkswagen models have all-wheel drive?

When winter weather hits hard, we all think of ways that could make the driving experience just a little less nerve-wracking. There’s nothing quite so scary, and a bit embarrassing, as getting your car stuck. That, and who wants to spend extra time shoveling out a car that just can’t handle a little bit of sludge. This time of year, we have quite a few shoppers asking us which Volkswagen models have all-wheel drive, and we have a few options for you. Read the rest of this entry »