After you have cleaned everything, don’t forget about your vehicle

By Product Expert | Posted in Community Information, FAQs, Safety on Friday, March 27th, 2020 at 4:41 PM
A stock photo of a person washing their hands.

What is the quickest way to disinfect a car?

The effects of COVID-19 have forced us to change the way we do just about everything we used to take for granted. Team Gunther Volkswagen has implemented several new protocols to protect our customers while we’re working with them. You have probably already scrubbed the inside of your house so hard the paint is starting to peel, but have you thought to expand those efforts to the vehicle sitting in your driveway. So, what is the quickest way to disinfect car? A few of the product experts working at the Team Gunther VW showroom did some online research and spoke with some of the experts in our service department to gather the information. Let’s take a look at what they found.  Read the rest of this entry »

Team Gunther VW introduces new safety protocols to protect customers and staff

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, News, Safety on Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 at 8:11 PM
A stock photo of a person disinfecting the inside of a car.

Can I still schedule a test drive in Alabama?

New surrounding the spread of COVID-19 is constantly changing. The top brass at Team Gunther Volkswagen have implemented some new rules and procedures to help do our part to limit the spread of the virus or ‘flatten the curve.’ However, if you’re wondering, ‘Can I still schedule a test drive in Alabama,’ the answer is, yes. As of right now there are no restrictions on operations and people are still more than welcome to visit our showroom to go for a test drive. On the other hand, if you would like to stay home, Team Gunther VW will be happy to bring a vehicle for you to test drive right to your front door. You can set this up today by calling 855-660-8226 to schedule an appointment with one of our product experts.   Read the rest of this entry »

If you’re not ready for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas, this ought to do it

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, News, Volkswagen Atlas on Wednesday, March 18th, 2020 at 8:16 PM
A head-on photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas on the road.

How much will the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas cost?

When the first Volkswagen Atlas crossover SUVs arrived at Team Gunther VW for the 2018 model year, everyone working at the dealership knew it was going to be a hit with customers. As the newest third production year version gets ready to be delivered around the country, people have been asking our product experts, ‘How much will the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas cost?’ Our manufacturing partner has finally released that information and the 2021 Atlas will offer a lot of capability, efficiency and advanced technology for the money. Let’s take a look at what the latest version of the VW Atlas will have to offer once it’s finally available for sale or lease at our facility. Read the rest of this entry »

Take a peek behind the curtain of the newest crossover SUV coming to our showroom soon

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, Just For Fun on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020 at 9:54 PM
An sketch of the Volkswagen ID.4 in right profile.

What will the new Volkswagen electric SUV be called?

If you regularly visit the Team Gunther Volkswagen Blog, you know that all of our product experts are very excited for the next generation of the automaker’s vehicles to arrive. And judging by the number of people who ask us, ‘What will the new Volkswagen electric SUV be called,’ you are too. VW will start producing its lineup of electrified vehicles in the next few years once its battery factory is up to speed. The automaker’s first electric crossover SUV will be based on the previously seen ID. CROZZ concept vehicle and will be called the ID.4 in North America. Let’s take a closer look at what this ground-breaking vehicle will offer to buyers when it goes on sales at dealerships like Team Gunther VW.  Read the rest of this entry »

Did you miss your chance to see some new Volkswagen vehicles?

By Product Expert | Posted in Just For Fun, Volkswagen Atlas, Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, Volkswagen Tiguan on Thursday, February 20th, 2020 at 8:39 PM
A photo o the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas on display at the Chicago Auto Show.

Volkswagen SUVs on display at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show

The annual Chicago Auto Show is world’s longest-running automotive exposition. It is also a place with the industry’s top automakers show off the best of what they have to offer or will have to offer. The Volkswagen SUVs on display at the 2020 Chicago Auto Show certainly fit that bill. VW brought the latest models of the Atlas and Tiguan crossover SUVs as well as the recently introduced Atlas Cross Sport. People who attended the show were able to get inside these vehicles and see how they feel about them in a very low intensity environment. Team Gunther VW was lucky enough to have a correspondent visit the show and snap some exclusive photos. Let’s take a look at what they sent us.  Read the rest of this entry »

Read this if your family will be riding in a 2020 VW Tiguan

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Tiguan on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at 1:47 PM
A photo illustration showing the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan on a rain-covered street.

How safe is the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan?

Volkswagen joins most other automakers in implementing the latest technology with its vehicles to make sure drivers and their passengers are as safe as possible while they’re on the road. When people come into the Team Gunther VW showroom for the first time to shop for their next vehicle, the question ‘How safe is the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan,’ is commonly asked. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released its latest round of Top Safety Pick awards and the 2020 Tiguan was on the list. Our team of product experts has been very excited to get this information into the hands of potential customers since we read about it a few days ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Get a look at the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport before it arrives in town

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport on Monday, February 17th, 2020 at 7:09 PM
A photo of the rear gate on the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport.

Does the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport have all-wheel-drive?

The excitement surrounding the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is heating up at the Team Gunther VW showroom. We were lucky enough to have a correspondent visit this year’s Chicago Auto Show to get some photos and video of some of the automaker’s upcoming models. Not only are these submissions helping us get our customers ready for the vehicle’s arrival, but the information is also helping us answer some important questions. So, does the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport have all-wheel-drive? Yes, it does. The 2020 Atlas Cross Sport offers the VW 4Motion® system with both available powertrains. Let’s take a closer look at what we can expect to see.  Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen blows the cover off of the 2021 Atlas in the Windy City

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 at 3:27 PM
A left front quarter photo of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas parked by the beach.

What is different for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas?

In the few years that the Volkswagen Atlas has been available at Team Gunther VW it has really changed the way the automotive world looks at the manufacturer’s SUVs. With the start of one of the most important times of the automotive industry calendar here, the Chicago Auto Show, automakers like VW are bringing their best new products to the forefront. So, what is different for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas? More observant customers might notice the 2021 Atlas has a modified aesthetic that appears bolder than its predecessors. Additionally, VW is expanding the safety and connectivity technology available with the 2021 Atlas. Let’s take a look at what else the updated VW Atlas will be able to offer future buyers. Read the rest of this entry »

The 2020 Passat will be among the most digitally-connected vehicles on the market

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Passat on Thursday, January 30th, 2020 at 8:31 PM
A front left quarter photo of the 2020 Volkswagen Passat.

Standard Tech Features for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat 

The future of Volkswagen vehicles is undoubtedly going to be heavily focused on all kinds of emerging technology. Now that the new model year has really hit its stride at the Team Gunther Volkswagen showroom, our product experts have finally had a chance to closely examine the standard tech features for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat. In addition to implementing the latest connectivity and safety features on most of its trim ladder, the 2020 Passat also exhibits a new exterior design that combines sleek coupe-like lines with the family-friendly convenience of a sedan. Let’s take a look at all of the new technology future owners can expect to see when they schedule a test drive.  Read the rest of this entry »

Are you starting or expanding your family? Check out the Atlas today

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 at 6:16 PM
A rear right quarter photo of the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas.

What is the best 2019 Volkswagen family vehicle near Mobile, AL?

One of the first things that changes when a family gets started is finding a suitable vehicle. Compass Volkswagen is very happy to help people get this phase of their lives started on the right foot. If you’re wondering, ‘What is the best 2019 Volkswagen family vehicle near Mobile, AL,’ our team of product experts came across some news from Cars.com that fully answered this question. The Volkswagen Atlas has been named the Cars.com Family Car of the Year, with previous wins coming in 2017 (Three-Row SUV Challenge) and 2018 (Best of 2018). The leading automotive pricing website had a lot of positive things to say about the Atlas. Let’s take a look at what gave this vehicle a leg up over the competition.   Read the rest of this entry »