The 2021 VW ID.4 will have more than enough room for your life

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen ID.4 on Thursday, February 25th, 2021 at 6:16 PM
A photo of the ID.4 badge used on the back of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4.

How much stuff will fit in the back of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4?

Every single day we get another day closer to the arrival of the Volkswagen ID.4 electric vehicle. As we close-in on the release date for the automaker’s first American crossover EV, customers are becoming more interested in the finer details of the vehicle. One of the most popular questions we get is, ‘How much stuff will fit in the back of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4?’ The 2021 ID.4 might look small from the outside but opening the rear door will quickly change people’s minds. When the rear seat of the 2021 VW ID.4 is available for customers, there will be 30.3 cubic-feet of cargo volume to use. Folding that seat away will open the interior up to 64.2 cubic-feet, a number that is very much in the thickest part of the curve for the class. These photos will help give you an idea of how the new electric crossover SUV will help you get the most out of your life.   Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen has designed its technology to very user-friendly

By Product Expert | Posted in Just For Fun, Technology on Thursday, February 25th, 2021 at 3:51 AM
A photo of the touchscreen used by the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4.

Does Volkswagen support wireless smartphone access?

Volkswagen is on the cutting edge of in-vehicle connectivity technology in the 21st century. For the 2021 model year, our manufacturing partner is equipping several of its most popular vehicle platforms with the MIB3 infotainment system. Not only will most, if not all of these vehicles be equipped with a large glass-covered touchscreen, but it will also continue to offer access to a wide range of applications – but with a twist. So, does Volkswagen support wireless smartphone access? Yes, it does. Any VW vehicle that is equipped with the MIB3 infotainment system will be able to wirelessly connect their compatible iOS or Android smartphone to the vehicle’s software without getting tangled. Let’s take a look at this impressive feature.  Read the rest of this entry »

The 2021 VW ID.4 is definitely worth the investment

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen ID.4 on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 at 12:42 PM
A photo of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 in motion on the road.

Is the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 worth buying?

In the very near future, Team Gunther Volkswagen will be getting its first delivery of the automaker’s first all-electric crossover SUV. This technology is going to be the future of the automotive industry as everyone takes the next step in moving away from fossil fuels. As more information about the electric vehicle technology comes to light, our product experts are being asked, ‘Is the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 worth buying,’ on an almost daily basis. Obviously, our team thinks this is a quality VW vehicle that is worth the investment, however, we understand you might want some more objective information. We thought we’d come up with three good reasons you should own the 2021 VW ID.4.  Read the rest of this entry »

The VW ID.4 can communicate without being distracting

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology, Volkswagen ID.4 on Friday, February 5th, 2021 at 7:16 PM
A photo of the ID.Light system in the Volkswagen ID.4.

What does the light under the windshield of the Volkswagen ID.4 do?

It seems like a bit of an understatement to say that the coming Volkswagen ID.4 electric crossover SUV is going to introduce the automaker’s customers to new technologyObviously, the vehicle’s high-performing, high-efficiency powertrain is going to break new ground, but equally changing is how the vehicle and the driver will interact with one another. So, what does the light under the windshield of the Volkswagen ID.4 do? Current vehicles relay information to drivers using digital screens. This has been a game-changer for sure, but this method also runs the risk of overwhelming or distracting drivers. The ID. Light system will give drivers the cues and information they need without requiring them to take their eyes off of the road. Let’s take a closer look.  Read the rest of this entry »

Are you using all of your vehicle’s available features?

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology on Friday, January 29th, 2021 at 2:23 PM
A photo of the touchscreen interface in a Volkswagen vehicle.

How do I connect to Volkswagen Car-Net?

The Volkswagen Car-Net system is an umbrella term for the overarching suite of software available in many of the automaker’s vehicles that allows them to do some incredible things. If you’re wondering, ‘How do I connect to Volkswagen Car-Net,’ the product experts at Team Gunther VW are here to help. Our team assists VW owners in using this technology every day. Most of these features and functions are very simple to use, but new technology can also be intimidating. That’s why our team pulled these videos from the internet to get you started. The videos featured below only represent the very tip of the iceberg of what the technology can do for you. You are always welcome to come into our showroom if you need some additional technical help.  Read the rest of this entry »

It’s time to say goodbye to a true Volkswagen legend

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Golf on Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at 3:48 PM
A photo of the entire Golf Range lined up from newest to oldest.

Is Volkswagen canceling the Golf in the United States?

The modern Volkswagen lineup is built on the backs of some of the most iconic models ever produced in the automotive industry. If someone were to poll 100 people on the street about the most popular VW platforms, we’d bet the top three answers on the board be Beetle, Microbus and Golf – in no particular order. Recently we have learned that Volkswagen is canceling the Golf in the United States. The 2022 Mk 8 Golf GTI and the 2022 Golf R will be the last two versions of the world-famous hatchback available in the U.S. While we are very sad to see the vaunted Golf platform leave, we are very encouraged by the hatchback’s last American generation as well as what the future of VW vehicles will have to offer.  Read the rest of this entry »

Get to know some VW crossover SUVs a little better

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas, Volkswagen Tiguan on Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 9:56 PM
A photo of the cargo area in the back of the 2021 VW Atlas Cross Sport.

Interior Specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport vs. 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan

The Volkswagen class of 2021 crossover SUVs have a lot of capability to offer. Interior cabin space is often the breaking point for people in choosing a crossover SUV, it’s easier to deal with a platform that offers a little too much room versus a vehicle that is always going to be too small. Looking at the interior specs for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport vs. 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan, we understand that it’s easy for potential owners to get overwhelmed. Both models have very similar dimensions for length, width and height, meaning that each model will have comparable interior measurements. Let’s take a closer look at a few things you might want to know.  Read the rest of this entry »

The newest Volkswagen crossover SUV will feature its latest technology

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Taos on Monday, January 11th, 2021 at 2:24 AM
A photo of the driver's cockpit in the 2021 Volkswagen Taos.

What kind of technology will the 2022 Volkswagen Taos have?

We are about six months or so from the newest Volkswagen crossover SUV arriving at dealerships like Team Gunther VW. Our team of product experts has been sharing the most important details about the new platform as the information becomes available. So, what kind of technology will the 2022 Volkswagen Taos have? As the manufacturer’s newest vehicle platform, the 2022 Taos will also bring its latest connectivity and driver assistance systems to the table. There are still some finer points we’re waiting to learn about, but we have enough information available to give you the broad strokes. Let’s take a look at a few things you might want to know.  Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen technology is the best road trip companion

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Just For Fun, Technology on Thursday, December 31st, 2020 at 5:47 PM
A photo of some navigation info available in some 2021 Volkswagen vehicles.

What kind of navigation technology does Volkswagen offer?

If you will allow us a moment of Volkswagen nostalgia, the entire story of the 1960s was built on epic road trips in a Beetle. For the 21st century the list of road trip-approved VW platforms is as extensive and diverse as ever, also the automaker has given passengers the tools they need to get to where they are going as easily as possible. So, what kind of navigation technology does Volkswagen offer? The manufacturer’s infotainment system is equipped with a vast array of features that will identify alternate rounds, share points of interest and allow drivers to ask for information using voice recognition technology. Our team of product experts found a few videos that will walk you through using this equipment. If you want to see a live demonstration of this technology, make an appointment with a Team Gunther VW product expert today.  Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen does a great job of relieving EV range anxiety

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen ID.4 on Tuesday, December 29th, 2020 at 9:51 PM
A left profile photo of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4.

How far can the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 drive?

If someone were to look back through past Team Gunther Volkswagen Blog posts, you can see that we’ve been excited about the future of electric VW vehicles for a long time. As we get closer to the actual release date of the first Volkswagen EV, more important information has started to become available. We can now confidently answer the question, ‘How far can the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 drive?’ Additionally, the automaker has announced that the entry-level ID.4 Pro will have a starting price tag of below $40,000. The number one thing that prevents most people from buying into the electric vehicle revolution is called range anxiety. VW has done some impressive things to take care of those worries. Let’s take a closer look.  Read the rest of this entry »