How much does the 2018 VW Tiguan cost?
The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is expected to arrive here at Brandon Volkswagen this summer, which means many people have already been asking how much the model will cost. After all, you could be driving in a new vehicle right now, so you want to know if it’s worth holding off. Pricing is finally available for the model, along with a breakdown of the trim level structure. Read the rest of this entry »
Top places to watch the 2017 July 4th fireworks Tampa FL
Maybe it’s the fact that it’s Flag Day as we write this, but the excitement is already starting to bubble up for our most patriotic holiday: Independence Day. July 4th feels a bit far off right now, but we know it will be here before we know it. If, like us, you want to scout out the best view of the fireworks here in Tampa FL, you’ll need to know where the top places are to watch the display. Here are our picks for the 2017 holiday. Read the rest of this entry »
Is the 2018 VW Tiguan replacing the 2017 Tiguan?
When Volkswagen first revealed the 2018 VW Tiguan, the long-wheelbase version set for a release this fall, we thought that it would get the “Tiguan Allspace” name. At least, that’s what plenty of sources speculated. Then Volkswagen failed to adopt the name officially, and things became a bit confusing. In fact, the automaker typically refers to it as the “all-new” Tiguan. Does that mean the 2018 VW Tiguan is entirely replacing the 2017 Tiguan? Read the rest of this entry »
Why are old VW Microbus vans selling for so much money? Most people understand why new cars are costing more, as both inflation and new standard features have an influence on the market. What can be a bit confusing is when you look at collector cars. The Volkswagen Microbus hasn’t been on the market for decades, and it can never return in its original form thanks to modern regulations. It quite frankly is just not safe enough. So why are these old models selling for so much money? Read the rest of this entry »
VW to reduce environmental impact by 2025
Sometimes it takes a long look in the mirror in order for things to change, and it’s clear that VW has been forced to do this. Rather than sit back and stick its head in the sand, the brand has decided on a new goal: reduce its environmental impact by nearly half by 2025. If this doesn’t sound like a lofty goal, you probably aren’t aware that automakers are constantly trying to improve in order to meet regulations. So what does Volkswagen plan to do to reach this? Read the rest of this entry »
Preventing heat stroke when driving long distances
These days, air conditioning is a standard in most vehicles. With hot summer days, it seems like a necessity. Then again, the average car on the road is said to be 11 years. Some people might not have a/c in an older model, but it’s more likely that the vehicle’s refrigerant has run out. You lose that, and the only cold air is what the fan can pull in. Not exactly useful on a hot day and with a hot engine under your hood. It might be surprisingly easy to get heat stroke when you’re driving, especially if you’re going for long distances with the windows up. Here are some of the best tips for preventing this from happening to you. Read the rest of this entry »
Can I buy a Volkswagen TDI?
Volkswagen TDI models have long been off the market, for more than a year and a half. Naturally, quite a lot of people were upset when it turned out the models didn’t live up to their clean reputation, but now there is a fix for TDI models that have brought them back to the market. If you’ve missed the diesel option and have been wonder if you can buy a Volkswagen TDI, now is the time to strike. VW isn’t likely to reignite TDI options for future model years, but traded in diesels are back and offered at lower prices. Read the rest of this entry »
2017 Mother’s Day brunches and events Tampa FL
We won’t debate nature versus nurture, because no matter where the dice lands, your parents still play a large part in ensuring you grow up healthy and happy. Your mom probably had her good days and bad days, but no matter what her mood, she was determined to raise you right, keep you well fed and see you grow up to be a success. One day a year, it’s your time to thank her. How do you plan to do it? We’re looking at some of the 2017 Mother’s Day brunches and other events in Tampa FL to help you celebrate mom. Read the rest of this entry »
What’s unique about the VW I.D. CROZZ crossover concept?
If you’re on the market for a new car now, you might find yourself seeking out a hybrid when it comes to picking from efficient but practical models. Electric car ranges are improving, but are still typically half of what you’d find you can travel on a tank of gas. And charge times? Well, it doesn’t help as a selling point if you have to wait hours just to get going again. Volkswagen seeks to change that, with I.D. concept cars that flaunt the sort of technology we can expect for the future. So what’s unique about the VW I.D. CROZZ crossover concept? Read the rest of this entry »
Best transferable SUV bumper-to-bumper warranty 2018 VW Atlas
For most of us, money isn’t just something handed over, but an income we have to earn. This means long hours, too many cups of coffee and a keen instinct to be responsible with how we spend what we make. A new vehicle is an expensive purchase, so you’re likely to invest hours of time researching your options before you make such a big decision. One thing you may not have yet considered are your warranty options, and Volkswagen has just announced that it will be offering the best transferable SUV bumper-to-bumper warranty on its upcoming 2018 VW Atlas. Read the rest of this entry »