Check Out the World Debut of the All-Electric Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Super Car!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, News on Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 5:08 PM
rear view of the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak and its fantastic futuristic spoiler

We’ve seen several vehicles in the all-electric Volkswagen I.D. family at various auto shows and events in the last few years, but the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak is slated to not only look awesome and harken new advantages in technology, but break a record. This futuristic, all-electric super sports car will premiere on April 22, and then take on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Race to the Clouds challenge in late June. You can check out the Volkswagen I.D. Pikes Peak world premiere livestream live on Sunday below, and also see a few of the preliminary images of the I.D. R Pikes Peak Super Car. Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Will the 2019 Jetta Cost?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 at 7:47 PM
2019 Volkswagen Jetta headlight and part of the grille

We’ve been writing a lot about the great fuel-efficiency and other features that will be arriving on the new Jetta, but now we have even better news! If you have been wondering “How much will the 2019 Jetta cost?”, 2019 Volkswagen Jetta pricing has been announced and the starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price is just $18,545 for the base S trim with a manual transmission. That is lower than the starting price for the previous Jetta! Read the rest of this entry »

New Five-Seat Atlas Will Bring More VW SUV Options to the Road

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, News, Volkswagen Atlas on Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 at 4:19 PM
Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept driving with mountains and trees in the background

Two new concept vehicles made their debut at the New York Auto Show last month. One was the new Volkswagen Tanoak Concept truck. The other was the new Atlas Cross Sport. Unlike many concept vehicles that just exist to showcase the possibilities of a brand and have a little fun, a production version of this five-seat SUV will be available across the country in the future. In this blog we are going to look at the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept release date and how this model is different from the seven-passenger Atlas. Read the rest of this entry »

New VW Truck Concept Based on the Atlas SUV

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, News on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at 8:02 PM
side view of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak truck concept

The 2018 VW Atlas has been creating a new wave of Volkswagen style and interest throughout North America, and two new models have just been unveiled at the New York Auto Show. We will talk a little more about the Atlas Cross Sport Concept in a future blog, but for this one we want to focus on the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak Truck Concept world debut. This model is based on the Atlas SUV, but offers the practicality of a pickup. Read the rest of this entry »

R-Line Package Available on the 2019 Arteon When Released

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Arteon on Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 8:30 PM
2019 Volkswagen Arteon R-Line driving on a curving road

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon made its United States debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show earlier this year. This bold and elegant midsize four-door coupe definitely turned heads at the show. With the newly announced  R-Line package, this model will offer drivers a custom, sporty appearance as well as attractive performance. When can you enjoy the new Arteon R-Line model? Fortunately for drivers looking for premium style, the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon release date later this year will also bring R-Line availability to the full trim lineup. Read the rest of this entry »

Improved MPG Puts 2019 Jetta Ahead of Previous Model!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Tuesday, March 13th, 2018 at 6:13 PM
side view of a blue 2019 VW Jetta against a background of rock

Ever since the new 2019 VW Jetta was announced, we have been very appreciative of the new possibilities presented by this compact sedan. Now we have even better official news! The 2019 Volkswagen Jetta fuel economy will be better than the previous year’s numbers by as much as 2 mpg in the combined city and highway mileage estimates from the EPA. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Biggest Changes on the 2019 VW Jetta

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Jetta on Friday, March 2nd, 2018 at 5:50 PM
side by side images of the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta and the 2018 Volkswagen Jetta being compared

We’ve already written a little about the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta release date and new features, but this time we wanted to take a closer look at the new Jetta and the previous model year. There are a lot of new changes coming on this compact sedan, but even more great features are being carried over. In this 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2018 Volkswagen Jetta comparison we are going to narrow down on a few. Read the rest of this entry »

Get Your Green on With These Irish Events for 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Information on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 7:06 PM
images from Ireland filtered to show the green, white and orange of the Irish flag

Here at Team Gunther VW we know that a good party can lift your spirit. That is why we are checking out St. Patrick’s Day events 2018 around Daphne AL. From parades to family-friendly festivals to wild nights on the town with green beer, there will be something for everyone on Saturday, March 2017, 2018. We have tried to hit a few big events in towns around our very own Daphne so that folks can find the perfect event for them. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION makes Its Geneva Auto Show Debut

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just For Fun, Technology on Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 at 3:53 PM
close view of a very pink illustration of the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION concept car

We’ve looked in the past at vehicles like the I.D. CROZZ and the I.D. BUZZ microbus. Thought these models are concept cars that are unlikely to arrive here at Team Gunther VW exactly as they have appeared at various auto shows, they represent Volkswagen’s determination to have 20 all-electric vehicles in the production market within the next seven years (by 2025). The Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION makes its Geneva Auto Show debut in March 2018, but we have some preliminary information and sketches of this concept below. Read the rest of this entry »

U.S. Crowds Finally Get to Experience the 2019 Arteon at CAS 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in News, Volkswagen Arteon on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 5:55 PM
side view of the yellow 2019 Volkswagen Arteon at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Premiere at the Chicago Auto Show

Last year, we wrote a little about the highly-anticipated all-new Volkswagen Arteon when it was first announced. This midsize sedan model (which falls between the Passat and the CC in the VW lineup) is designed to deliver sporty good looks that should put some verve in your daily drive. Today at the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon premiere at the Chicago Auto Show, the world got to learn more about the specs of this vehicle as well as the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon U.S. release date! Read the rest of this entry »