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Winter Car Care Tips for Volkswagen Drivers

Winter Car Care Tips for Volkswagen Drivers

While winter doesn’t get as brutal here in Memphis as it does in other states, the season can still be cold and windy — especially at night. The change in seasons is a good time to ensure your car is up to date on its maintenance and ready for whatever winter has in store. Check the Battery With temperatures dipping down to the low 30s in January and February, your Volkswagen will face potentially freeze-level chills this winter — especially…

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2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Named IIHS Top Safety Pick+

2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Named IIHS Top Safety Pick+

When you buy the Volkswagen ID.4, you’re getting a fuel-efficient midsize SUV that provides eco-friendly transportation for drivers in Memphis, Tennessee. In addition to its precisely engineered, all-electric powertrain, the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 is a safe, reliable vehicle for families. How can you be sure of that? Look at the model’s safety scores. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety assessed the crashworthiness of the electric VW SUV and made the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 safety rating its highest possible grade: a…

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Best Places to Drive Your VW in Tennessee

Best Places to Drive Your VW in Tennessee

We count ourselves lucky to live in such a beautiful state as the Volunteer State, and driving a Volkswagen to celebrate its beauties is an activity we enjoy. Here are few of the best places to drive your VW in Tennessee. Little River Road You do not have to travel far off the road to witness a wonder of nature. Meigs Falls is viewable from Little River Road. Sequatchie Valley Scenic Byway The path of the Sequatchie Valley Scenic Byway…

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VW Sponsoring First-Ever Chattanooga Motorcar Festival

VW Sponsoring First-Ever Chattanooga Motorcar Festival

About five hours out from Memphis is the great Tennessee city of Chattanooga. And this year, the city is playing host to the inaugural Chattanooga Motorcar Festival, sponsored — quite excitingly — by Volkswagen of America. That makes the event the perfect fall road trip destination for any VW fans in the Memphis area. Some of us from the dealership will certainly be going. The event will be held in downtown Chattanooga from Oct. 11-13. The festival will celebrate your…

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Check Out the Volkswagen Tarok Pickup Truck

Check Out the Volkswagen Tarok Pickup Truck

The Volkswagen Tarok pickup truck debuted last year at the Sao Paolo International Motor Show, the perfect location as the truck is currently slated only for the South American market. However, Volkswagen may someday soon bring a compact pickup truck to the United States. To gauge how well it would be received, VW unveiled the new Tarok at the New York International Auto Show back in April. The new Tarok pickup is powered by a 1.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged and direct-injection…

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Volkswagen ID. R Debuts at the Nürburgring Nordschleife

Volkswagen ID. R Debuts at the Nürburgring Nordschleife

Earlier this year, VW unveiled the all-new Volkswagen ID. R electric race car. The car has been in development for some time, and Volkswagen’s goal is clear with the ID. R: achieve a new record lap for electric vehicles on the Nürburgring Nordschleife, a 12.9-mile-long famous race track. “The ID. R’s mission to be the spearhead of the fully electric ID. product family continues in full force,” remarked Sven Smeets, Volkswagen Motorsport Director. “Once again, in 2019, the ID. R…

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Safe Driving Tips to Teach Teens

Safe Driving Tips to Teach Teens

Parents always have a lot to worry about when it comes to their children, and it’s made worse when their children reach driving-age. To help ease your mind when your teen takes to the road, it’s worth teaching them safe driving habits while they practice their driving with you in the vehicle. Here are some safe driving tips to teach teens. No phones: Although it’s tempting to look at your phone while driving, you should instruct your teen to keep…

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Volkswagen Golf Celebrates 45th Anniversary

Volkswagen Golf Celebrates 45th Anniversary

Some vehicles tend to come and go, but the truly special ones stand the test of time. On March 29th, the Volkswagen Golf celebrated its 45-year anniversary of production. Since the launch of Golf production in 1974, a new Golf has been ordered every 41 seconds; in total, the Golf has sold 35 million units globally, making it the best-selling Volkswagen ever. On average, VW Golf sales have hit about 780,000 vehicles per year, pleasing drivers of all stripes through…

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2019 Volkswagen Jetta Named to Wards 10 Best UX List

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Named to Wards 10 Best UX List

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta was named to the Wards 10 Best UX list for its superior user experience. In total, WardsAuto editors examined 25 vehicles that had added new or reengineered existing UX features for this year. The 10 winners were announced at the third annual WardsAuto User Experience Conference. Specifically, WardsAuto editors liked the Jetta’s Digital Cockpit, central display, high-end features, BeatsAudio® premium sound-system, easy-to-use Bluetooth® phone pairing and text-to-voice messaging, and wide range of driver-assist features. “Jetta was…

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Safe Driving Tips for Halloween

Safe Driving Tips for Halloween

While most people spend Halloween night either passing out candy or walking through the streets with their trick-or-treaters, some of us may need to do some driving. If you need to get in the car, here are some driving tips for Halloween to help keep everyone safe along the way. Put away any potential distractions in your car, like your phone or food. Turn off the radio and roll the windows down if possible so you can better hear those…

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