Do seatbelt tickets affect insurance rates in Alabama?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Information, FAQs, Safety on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at 9:17 PM
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Seatbelt Citation Impact on Insurance Rates

We all want to keep our insurance rates low. Generally, we do this by showing our insurance companies we are a responsible, safe driver. Of course, the unexpected can always occur, and even incidents beyond our control can cause our rates to rise.

One thing we can control is wearing a seatbelt. We have all heard how important it is to stay safe by keeping that safety belt clicked and secure. But what if you forget, and get a ticket? Will a seatbelt ticket or citation affect your insurance rates in Alabama? Read the rest of this entry »

When does the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas come out?

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealer Information, News, Volkswagen Atlas on Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 at 5:31 PM
Silver 2019 Volkswagen Atlas cruises around a highway curve with a body of water in the background.

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Release Date

The Volkswagen Atlas has impressed us again and again with each passing year. Every model manages to improve in a myriad of ways on the incarnation that came before, often in an unexpected fashion. It’s no wonder that we, and many of you out there, can hardly wait to get our hands on the 2020 iteration of this highly acclaimed line.

We don’t know too much about the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas. With the German automaker keeping us in such suspense, we’re all understandably on the edge of our seats and wondering: when will the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas be released? Read the rest of this entry »

What are the best Father’s Day 2019 activities near Mobile, AL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Information, Holiday, Just For Fun on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 at 5:14 PM
A wrench puts the final "H" into place, completing the phrase "Happy Father's Day" spelled out on small wooden letter tiles against a brick background.

Where to Take Dad for Father’s Day 2019 in Mobile, AL

With Father’s Day rapidly approaching on the 16th of June, it’s time to get some ideas in the brain about how to celebrate the proverbial dad-centric holiday. If you find this process intimidating, you’re in luck- we here at Team Gunther Volkswagen have compiled a few ideas to get your mind rolling.

Feel free to peruse the list below and see if anything jumps out to give you and your dad a fun and memorable Father’s Day! Read the rest of this entry »

Are all Passat models diesel?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Passat on Saturday, May 25th, 2019 at 6:50 PM
2019 Volkswagen Passat drives down a suburban street past a green park. Exterior front/side angled view.

Engine Fuel Options for the 2019 Volkswagen Passat

Some drivers have the perception that the Volkswagen Passat, now in its eighth generation, is primarily a diesel-powered machine. Is this true- are all Volkswagen Passat models diesel? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find specials on tire rotation near Mobile, AL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Information, Dealer Information on Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 8:27 AM
Man firmly grips tire in preparation to remove it from a vehicle in a shop, and proceed with the tire rotation process.

Tire Rotation Specials and Coupons near Mobile, AL

Tire rotation: it’s something that has to be done if you don’t want to be slipping and sliding all over the road, not to mention buying new tires well before the expiration date. Since responsible vehicle owners need to get it done (usually multiple times per year), why not save some money in the process?

So on that note- where can you find specials and coupons for tire rotation near Mobile, AL? Read the rest of this entry »

What is the difference between the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas SEL and SE with Technology trims?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Sunday, May 12th, 2019 at 7:34 AM
Silver 2019 Volkswagen Atlas cruises around a highway curve with a body of water in the background.

2019 Volkswagen Atlas SEL vs SE with Technology

If you’re wondering about the differences between the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas SEL trim and the 2019 Atlas SE with Technology trim, you’ve landed on the right page. These two trims hold many identical aspects- they have the same engines, fuel economy, dimensions, entertainment, safety, and more.

So why does the SEL trim cost $4,000 more than the SE with Technology? It mostly comes down to select features that come standard on the SEL trim but not the SE with Technology. Let’s take a closer look at what those features are. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the best Memorial Day 2019 events near Mobile, AL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Information, Just For Fun on Monday, May 6th, 2019 at 8:11 PM
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Memorial Day 2019 Events in Mobile, AL

The summer season will receive its unofficial kick-off on May 27th this year as Memorial Day hits Mobile. If you’ve got the day off work, you might be looking for something to do on this special day that remembers those who have died serving in our armed forces. We’ve narrowed down some fun possibilities to help you start off summer 2019 on the right note. Read the rest of this entry »

Why are Volkswagen vehicles cheaper than other German cars?

By Product Expert | Posted in Just For Fun on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at 10:00 AM
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High-Quality Engineering at Affordable Prices

German cars have an enduring reputation for high-quality engineering coupled with a pampering dose of luxury. Unfortunately, these much-sought after virtues also bring an inevitably steep price tag. That is, except for one brand: Volkswagen. Why is Volkswagen the German brand that manages to sell cars at prices attainable by (what some would consider) the average American? Read the rest of this entry »

Are there military discounts for new cars near Mobile, AL?

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealer Information on Saturday, April 20th, 2019 at 4:20 AM
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Military and First Responder Discount at Team Gunther Volkswagen

If you or a family member have served in the military, we would like to humbly thank you. Since servicemen and women sacrifice so much for us, we here at Team Gunther Volkswagen hope to show our appreciation in a small way by offering a special military discount on our new Volkswagen vehicles.

It goes without saying that price matters when shopping for a car. This is a big investment, and it helps to save wherever you can. That’s why we offer military personal and first responders up to $500 off our new Volkswagen vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

What colors are available on the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 at 8:39 AM
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2019 Volkswagen Atlas Color Options

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is an excellent prospect for serving as your new family transporter. This SUV seamlessly weds practicality, style, and comfort. Its big, roomy interior gives everyone space to stretch out, while the three rows make sure everyone in the family has somewhere to sit.

The style aspect is enhanced by the availability of eight different exciting color options. Ranging from sleekly professional to the deeply evocative, the colors of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas ensure you’ll be able to add the right personal touch to your vehicle. No matter what you choose, we guarantee it’s going to look good. So what color options are offered on (and in) the Atlas this time around? Read the rest of this entry »