2018 Volkswagen Passat engine options 

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen News, Volkswagen Passat on Monday, February 12th, 2018 at 7:31 PM
white volkswagen passat on rural road

It was announced at the Detroit Auto Show last month that the new Passat will have an enhanced engine option. Finally, right?! Midsize sedan drivers everywhere long for the day that their favorite model comes out with strong engine options and Passat lovers won’t have to wait too much longer. Continue reading to learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Passat and to see what we mean by “enhanced”.  Read the rest of this entry »

What is replacing the Volkswagen CC? 

By blogsadmin | Posted in New VW Models, Volkswagen CC on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 7:37 PM
yellow volkswagen arteon parked, people in background

The luxurious Volkswagen CC satisfied drivers for years with its style and dependability. However, 2017 was the final year of production for the CC and it is being replaced by an upgraded luxury sedan. Volkswagen is often cited for its efficiency and practicality, but sometimes the company seems to get overlooked when it comes to luxury. The newest model in the lineup is looking to buck that trend.  Read the rest of this entry »

What 2018 Volkswagen models have Apple CarPlay?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Technology on Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 at 2:23 PM
apple car play monitor

As modern drivers, most of us expect, or even demand to be as connected as possible behind the wheel. By ‘connected’ we mean in touch with personal messaging, navigation, and entertainment. Of course, there are safety concerns when it comes to technology and connectivity. How does Apple CarPlay work? What Volkswagen vehicles are compatible with it? Let’s explore the answers to those questions.  Read the rest of this entry »

Fitness centers in Thousand Oaks CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just for fun, Local on Friday, January 26th, 2018 at 4:34 PM
woman lifting weights

 The first month of the new year is wrapping up, which means many of us are well into our new year’s resolutions. Some of us, though, may still be struggling to stick to our goals. That’s okay! It’s tough to make big lifestyle changes. Lots of people want to work out more, so we’re here to help as much as we can. Check out some fitness centers in Thousand Oaks.  Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Volkswagen Touareg fuel economy 

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Touareg on Friday, January 12th, 2018 at 4:44 PM

It seems as though fuel economies sometimes go overlooked for SUVs. The Touareg, for example, is one of the largest vehicles currently made by Volkswagen, but it still is engineered with maximum gas mileage in mind. The Touareg boasts a strong engine and luxurious style. It seemingly hits on all fronts and epitomizes what we want from an SUV. Continue reading to learn more.

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Road trip car games

By blogsadmin | Posted in Just for fun, Tips and Tricks on Thursday, January 11th, 2018 at 7:42 PM
couple in car on road trip

Packing the family up for a long drive across the state or across the country is always an interesting experience. They say the journey is sometimes better than the destination, and in many cases that is true. In many more cases, the journey can be super boring, especially for young ones. If you’ve ever driven through the plains of Nevada, New Mexico, Nebraska, or wherever, you know that the road can get quite long and bare. Wouldn’t it be cool to have some games to play to pass the time?  Read the rest of this entry »

Golf vs. Golf GTI vs. Golf Alltrack

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Golf GTI, Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack on Wednesday, December 27th, 2017 at 7:52 PM
white volkswagen golf alltrack

The Volkswagen Golf is one of the most versatile cars in the automaker’s lineup. As a standard hatchback, the Golf maximizes its own cargo space and is much more spacious than its compact exterior may lead you to believe. There are two other models that derive from the Golf—the GTI and the Alltrack. What’s the difference? Keep reading to learn more.  Read the rest of this entry »

Tiguan, Atlas, and Touareg square off on cargo space

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas, Volkswagen Tiguan, Volkswagen Touareg on Monday, December 18th, 2017 at 8:59 PM
atlas, touareg, tiguan compared to each other

All of Volkswagen’s SUVs have their own unique features and inclusions that make them special. The Tiguan, Atlas, and Touareg are all great, but they all are intended to serve different purposes and drivers. The Atlas is the company’s newest and largest SUV, while the Tiguan and Touareg come in as crossovers. A primary reason why we love SUVs is that they can hold so much more and do so much more than hatchbacks or sedans. Keep reading to get a glimpse at the differences between each of Volkswagen’s SUVs.  Read the rest of this entry »

Give a Volkswagen for Christmas, maybe?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen News on Friday, December 8th, 2017 at 5:01 PM

Hey, maybe you’re feeling extremely generous this holiday season. Now is as good of a time as any to get a new Volkswagen, for a couple reasons. For starters, it’s the Christmas season! It’s also in the heart of the Volkswagen Sign Then Drive Event. Keep reading for more information.  Read the rest of this entry »

Christmas tree farms near Thousand Oaks CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community Events, Just for fun on Friday, December 1st, 2017 at 5:08 PM
christmas tree in front of fire place

Southern California isn’t the region most people think of when Christmas tree season comes around. But hey, we need our Christmas trees here too! Even though you won’t find many arborvitae, spruce, or tree forests around here, that doesn’t mean we don’t have places to get a beautiful evergreen tree for our living room. Continue reading to learn more about where to get a Christmas tree in the Thousand Oaks area.  Read the rest of this entry »