How Much Can the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Carry?

By blogsadmin | Posted in 4MOTION AWD, Performance & Efficiency, Technology, VW Atlas on Monday, August 6th, 2018 at 5:00 PM
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Dark Gray Color Parked in Cityscape

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Cargo Capacity 

You’ve got a lot to transport from day to day. Kids, sports equipment, groceries, and a thousand other things all need space in your car to go, so making sure your car is up to the task is important. 

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How Far Can the 2018 VW Passat Go?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Performance & Efficiency, Safety, Travel, VW Passat on Monday, August 6th, 2018 at 3:28 PM
2018 VW Passat Gray Facing to the Right

2018 VW Passat Fuel Efficiency 

Gas prices seem to be rising more and more every day so getting a car that can save you at the pump is pretty important these days. Extending the time between fill-ups can add up to some serious savings so a car’s miles per gallon has become an increasingly important number.  

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How do I qualify for the VW College Grad Bonus?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community News & Notes, Just For Fun, Tips and Tricks on Monday, August 6th, 2018 at 1:57 PM
Happy Grads Being Happy Cause They Are Grads

VW College Grad Program

It takes a lot of hard work and dedication just to get in to college. To then make it through the next four years and come out with a scholarship is even harder. After so much determination and hard work it would be nice if some companies rewarded you for the struggle.  

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What will the 2019 VW Arteon look like?

By blogsadmin | Posted in 4MOTION AWD, Technology, Volkswagen News, VW Arteon on Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 at 4:30 PM
2019 VW Arteon Silver Paint Driving Outside Highway Aesthetic

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Features and Specs 

The most exciting thing about a new year coming around the corner is the new car models coming out. A lot of them are simply upgrades and redesigns of previous models, but sometimes we get a brand new, never-before-seen model and the anticipation builds. 

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What are the Exterior Color Options for the 2019 VW Jetta?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Color Options, VW Jetta on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018 at 7:40 PM
2019 VW Jetta Color Options, text on a front exterior image of an orange 2019 VW Jetta

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Color Options

The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is offered in five trim levels, the S, SE, R-Line, SEL, and SEL Premium.  All five trim levels get equipped with a 1.4L Turbocharged 16-Valve In-Line 4-Cylinder that produces 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque.  Pairing the 1.4L Turbo engine with the 8-Speed Automatic Transmission with Tiptronic® & Sport Mode it averages EPA fuel economy estimates of 30 MPG in the city and 40 MPG on the highway.  The interior also has the option of heated and ventilated front seats as well as Leather and V-Tex Leatherette seating surfaces and a 10-Color customizable interior ambient lighting system.  On the exterior there is a choice four wheel options, nine upholstery choices, and nine paint color options too.  You can see al nine exterior options below to help you decide which shade of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta suits your style best. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Differences Between the Trim Levels of the 2018 VW Tiguan?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Trim Comparison, VW Tiguan on Monday, July 16th, 2018 at 6:32 PM
2018 VW Tiguan trim comparison, text on an exterior image of a gray 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Trim Level Comparison

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is a beautiful blend of style and functionality.  Under the hood there is a powerful and efficient engine along with the option of 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive.  The interior can be loaded with a two or three-row seating configuration and the split-folding second-row seat makes for easy transitioning between cargo and passengers.  The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is offered in four trim levels, the S, SE, SEL, and SEL Premium and you can see all the similarities and differences between them in our trim level comparison below. Read the rest of this entry »

What Does the EPC Light Mean in Volkswagen Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service & Repair, Tips and Tricks, VW Technology on Friday, July 13th, 2018 at 7:27 PM
What does the EPC Warning Light mean in my VW vehicle, text on an image of a illuminated :check engine light" on a dashboard

Volkswagen vehicles are loaded with advanced safety and technology equipment that oftentimes work hand-in-hand.  That is where the multitude of Dashboard Warning Lights inside your Volkswagen come into play.  These lights alert you when one or more of the vehicle’s systems are not working properly.  Sometimes it is something as simple and routine as low tire pressure or low windshield wiper fluid but other times those warning lights can indicate that there is something seriously wrong with your VW.  One of these warning lights is the EPS light or the Electronic Power Control light which is alerting the diver to a malfunction in the Volkswagen’s electrical systems.  Learn more about the possible cause of your Volkswagen’s EPC light turning on below. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the Engine Efficiency of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Performance & Efficiency, VW Jetta on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 at 9:36 PM
Passenger side exterior view of a red 2019 VW Jetta

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Engine Efficiency & Performance

There is something to say about the understated and simplified exterior styling of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta.  Less is more and the 2019 VW Jetta looks longer, leaner, and sportier than any previous model.  All of the appeal oozing from every inch of the 2019 Jetta is almost as drool-worthy as its powerful and efficient engine under the hood.  Nothing is more exciting than stepping on the gas pedal and feeling the instant acceleration of a responsive engine.  The VW Jetta offers an exciting driving performance along with optimal fuel economy for a fully balanced driving experience.  Get to know the engine specs of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta along with its other performance features right here. Read the rest of this entry »

How Do I Stream Music from My Phone in My Volkswagen Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology, Tips and Tricks, VW Technology on Friday, June 29th, 2018 at 7:22 PM
How Do I Stream Music in My VW Vehicle, text on an image of a blue 20190 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen vehicles have always been at the forefront of cutting-edge technology features.  That is one of the many reasons why VW has such a large and loyal following because owners always know that they have the latest and greatest under the hood and inside the cabin.  Sometimes, however, these ever-advancing technology features can be hard to figure out how to use and that is why we have gathered up a couple of videos showing Volkswagen owners exactly how to stream music from their smartphone and how the Volkswagen Navigation Map Viewer works in late model VW vehicles.  You can view the videos below and stay tuned to EVS VW’s blog for more information on Volkswagen technology. Read the rest of this entry »

VW I.D. R Pikes Peak Breaks Speed Record at International Uphill Climb

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology, Volkswagen Media, Volkswagen News on Monday, June 25th, 2018 at 4:14 PM
Racecar driver Romain Dumas holding the checkered flag

Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Breaks Record

The All-Electric Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak recently broke the All-Time Speed Record at the annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.  Not only did the VW I.D. R beat the conventional gasoline-powered race cars during the 2018 challenge, it also shattered the previous electric car record and the overall record by a full 16 seconds with a time of 7m 57.148s.  Pikes Peak rises 14,114 feet above sea level and the road to the top is 19.99 kilometers or about 12.4 miles long and consists of 156 hairpin turns.  This incredible feat by the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak is a testament to Volkswagen’s ever-increasing commitment to electric vehicle technology.  Take a look at the record-breaking performance below. Read the rest of this entry »