Archive for the ‘Volkswagen News’ Category
Volkswagen track-ready all-electric race car
It’s not that we aren’t impressed when an automaker creates a fantastic concept car that promises to be fast and electric, but many times it’s never actually made. Or if it is made, it doesn’t prove its merit. Not in a real way. What’s a real way? A vehicle that competes in a race. Volkswagen has now hinted at development of a track-ready all-electric race car. If electric cars are known for one thing, it’s typically not speed. Can VW do it? (more…)
Volkswagen 6 years/72,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty
They say the customer is always right, but we’ve all had times when customer service has failed us. The worst is when a product fails just past the warranty coverage date. You can’t fault the company, but you have the lingering feeling that your purchase should have lasted longer. Volkswagen has decided that what it means to truly put the people first is to provide coverage that is far more reasonable for how long you expect to drive your new car. Starting in 2018, there’s a new People First Warranty – a bumper-to-bumper warranty that lasts for 6 years/72,000 miles, whichever comes first. (more…)
What is the VW I.D. CROZZ?
Volkswagen recently debuted a new I.D. concept family member, the I.D. CROZZ. The I.D. CROZZ is the first electrically powered crossover utility vehicle, a four-door coupe and sport-utility vehicle in one. This zero-emissions vehicle offers a long driving range, charming design, and a completely new interior concept. Keep reading to find more information on the new I.D. CROZZ concept to see information on the design, features, and performance. (more…)
Is Volkswagen Building a Passat GT?
Is Volkswagen building a Passat GT? That was the question many VW fans had after the automaker unveiled its latest concept at Automobility LA 2016. The model indeed is named the Passat GT, but will we actually get to drive it? Will Volkswagen actually produce it for consumers? We answer all those questions and more right here.
Volkswagen I.D. Concept Features and Release Date
Volkswagen appears to be staying true to its commitment of selling one million electric cars by 2025, as evidenced by the unveiling of the Volkswagen I.D. concept at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. This concept model has a wealth of features to get excited about, and believe it or not, also has a release date on the horizon.
When Will the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Be Available?
If you haven’t heard, VW just unveiled a brand new three-row SUV called the Atlas, and it already has drivers wondering when they will be able to get behind the wheel. The Volkswagen Atlas, set to be released as part of the 2018 model year, should be available soon. But when will that be? Read on to find out all the details you need to know about this exciting new addition to the VW SUV lineup.
New Volkswagen Electric Car Range and Charging Time
We are quickly approaching auto show season, one of our favorite times of the year. That’s why we like to keep you updated on all the latest news from Volkswagen right here on the Stokes Volkswagen blog. One of the first big shows of the seasons is the 2016 Paris Motor Show, and if reports are correct, there is a new Volkswagen electric car with a range and charging time fit to impress.
What We Know About Upcoming New VW 3-Row, 7-Seat SUV
If you follow Volkswagen news closely, you may have heard that Volkswagen will be producing a new SUV that seats more passengers than the 5-person Tiguan or Touareg. While those two options are both great for those shopping for a new SUV, the details of what we know about an upcoming new VW 3-row, 7-seat SUV should spark some excitement in those looking to transport even more passengers.
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Upgrades and Changes
Volkswagen has officially unveiled all of its planned changes for the 2017 model year, and although the updates remain relatively minor (apart from the new Golf Alltrack model), the Tiguan is one model worth mentioning. Though the complete redesign and refresh that has been talked about is not here yet, the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan upgrades and changes are certainly worth exploring.
Will VW Produce the Golf R400 and Golf GTI Clubsport S?
Rumors, rumors and more rumors. There’s always some story doing the rounds on the internet about Volkswagen producing some exciting new model. But how many of these stories are simply rumors and how many are factual? In more recent months, the talk of the town has been questioning whether VW will produce the Golf R400 and Golf GTI Clubsport S, two potentially thrilling variations of the Golf family.