Will the Volkswagen Arteon Gran Turismo be released in the U.S.?

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Concept Vehicles on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 12:00 AM
Will the Volkswagen Arteon Gran Turismo be released in the U.S.?

The sleek and high-performance Volkswagen Arteon Gran Turismo recently made its global debut at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show. Combining design elements of a classic sports car with the elegance and space of a fastback, the new Arteon delivers a thoroughly enjoyable driving experience.  Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrate 2017 Earth Day in King County

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Sunday, April 9th, 2017 at 12:00 AM
2017 Earth Day Events and Activities Seattle WA

2017 Earth Day Events & Activities Seattle WA

With all of the abundance of natural beauty in Washington, we have a great deal of incentive to protect our planet. Earth Day’s origins date back to 1970 in Wisconsin, when Senator Gaylord Nelson created the holiday to teach about environmental issues and inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s natural environment. If you’d like to celebrate or volunteer for Earth Day in 2017, then check out these events and activities in the Seattle-area.

SCA Earth Day Seattle • Washington Park Arboretum

April 22 • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join SCA for Earth Day to give back to Seattle’s public lands and help restore the Washington Park Arboretum. Volunteer activities include planting, mulching, removing invasive species and maintaining trails. (2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112)

Earth Day Storytelling 2017 • Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center

April 23 • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come celebrate Earth Day by hearing Native and non-Native storytellers at the beautiful Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center in West Seattle. Hear world-class storytellers share traditional and contemporary stories and music about our relationship to the natural world and each other. (4705 West Marginal Way SW, Seattle, WA 98106)

Celebrate 2017 Earth Day in King County

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Earth Day Recycle & Shred Event • New Seasons Market Mercer Island

April 22 • 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

In honor of Earth Day, Mary Lee & Associates and New Seasons Market are hosting a free Recycling & Shredding Event with refreshments and family friendly activities. Items that are in good condition will be donated to the Mercer Island Youth & Family Services. (2755 77th Avenue Southeast, Mercer Island, WA 98040)

Bee sweet to the Earth • 21 Acres Center

April 22 • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Bring the whole family and volunteer at the “Bee Sweet to the Earth” event at 21 Acres. Activities include making seed balls with kids, helping with the Bee Waggle Dance, manning the Permaculture Woodinville table, tours, classes, workshops, food and live music. (13701 Northeast 171st Street, Woodinville, WA 98072)

If you’re looking for a high-quality and affordable Volkswagen this spring, then come visit us at Carter Volkswagen. Be sure to ask about our current specials!

Watch Entertaining 2018 Volkswagen Atlas “Luv Bug” TV Commercial

By blogsadmin | Posted in Atlas, Volkswagen Media on Saturday, April 1st, 2017 at 12:00 AM
Watch Entertaining 2018 Volkswagen Atlas "Luv Bug" TV Commercial

The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, which will arrive in dealer showrooms nationwide this spring, is a full-size SUV and the biggest Volkswagen ever built in the U.S. It offers a wide array of cutting-edge technology, as well as the trademark Volkswagen driving dynamics. In this “Luv Bug” TV commercial, the evolution of the Volkswagen brand is seen through the eyes of a growing American family, as they graduate from the iconic Beetle to the compact Jetta sedan then to the versatile Tiguan and eventually to the all-new 2018 Atlas. Watch and enjoy. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 VW Golf Official Performance Specs

By blogsadmin | Posted in Golf on Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 4:28 PM
2017 VW Golf Performance Specs

Prospective car buyers in the market for a vehicle that offers a fun and exciting driving experience may be interested in learning about the official performance specs of the 2017 VW Golf. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen is going to take some time to highlight the available engine and transmission options as well as what drivers can expect when it comes to fuel economy. Let’s dive in for more details! Read the rest of this entry »

2017 VW Golf Alltrack S vs. SE vs. SEL

By blogsadmin | Posted in Golf Alltrack, VW Comparisons on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 3:49 PM
2017 VW Golf Alltrack S vs SE vs SEL

As an all-new model this year, the 2017 VW Golf Alltrack has definitely been an impressive addition to the lineup. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen wants to take the guesswork out of choosing which trim is best for you by comparing all three of them side-by-side. Let’s dive in to see how the 2017 VW Golf Alltrack S base trim compares to the SE and SEL trims. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen March 2017 Service Specials in Seattle, WA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealer information, VW Service on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Spring Service Specials Seattle

Spring is right around the corner, which makes it the perfect time to get your vehicle cleaned up from the winter months. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen is extending a helping hand to VW drivers looking for a trustworthy service center to get your car running like new. Check out the specials we’re featuring this month to see which ones you can take advantage of. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen ‘3 and Easy Event’ in Seattle, WA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealer information, Events on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 10:37 PM
Volkswagen 3 and Easy Event Seattle, WA

Between now and the end of the month, drivers in the market for a new Volkswagen are in luck because we’re offering three easy ways to get $1,000 back for your purchase. The refund is available as cash back, or it can be applied as a lease or APR bonus. Qualified customers eligible for this event will have to have approved credit through the dealership. Read the rest of this entry »

Does the VW Golf have heated seats?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Golf on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 2:32 PM

Drivers in the market for a modern hatch are sure to fall in love with the classic Volkswagen Golf. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen is going to explore some of the available features and performance capabilities drivers look forward to most. There are two trims to choose from for the 2017 model – S and Wolfsburg. Drivers who choose the top-of-the-line Wolfsburg will have standard heated front seats for ultimate comfort. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 VW e-Golf vs. 2016 VW e-Golf

By blogsadmin | Posted in e-Golf, VW Comparisons on Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 7:44 PM

Drivers who truly appreciate the glory of an electric vehicle are sure to be familiar with the Volkswagen e-Golf. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen wants to explore the differences between the 2017 and 2016 VW e-Golf models to give drivers a better idea it’s improved. Let’s dive in to find out more! Read the rest of this entry »

Spend Your Tax Refund on a New Volkswagen in Seattle, WA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealer information on Monday, February 20th, 2017 at 7:56 PM
Tax Refund New Car

Tax return season is officially underway, and that can only mean one thing – money! Odds are you’ve already been planning on how you’ll spend your tax refund, but we’re here to encourage that new Volkswagen purchase you’ve been considering. Our team here at Carter Volkswagen is opening its arms to all drivers in the Seattle area looking to put their tax refund toward a new car. Read the rest of this entry »