Carter Volkswagen COVID-19 Response

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealer information, Safety, VW Service on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 7:10 PM
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With the COVID-19 Pandemic situation changing by the day, we want to keep everyone updated as to how we at Carter Volkswagen are responding. The health and comfort of all our customers and employees is always first on our list, and as such, we have taken extreme action to make things as safe and healthy as possible. At the time of this writing, vehicle sales are suspended until April 8th, 2020.

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Why Are There So Many Different Volkswagen Golf Models?

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Golf, VW Golf Alltrack, VW Golf GTI, VW Golf R, VW Golf SportWagen on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 5:23 PM
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The name “Golf” has a long history with the Volkswagen brand. Even though it all started with just one model back in the seventies, it has since grown into a global identity. Its name has spawned five different models, making it the largest vehicle family from the German automaker. Read on to see how many different forms the Volkswagen Golf currently takes.

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See How the 2020 Volkswagen Golf Responds To Voice Commands in this Video!

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology, VW Golf on Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 at 7:46 PM
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What says ‘future’ better than voice command? While plenty of cars, phones, and computers are still struggling with implementing this technology, the 2020 Volkswagen Golf goes all-in with voice control. While buttons are still an option, the Volkswagen Golf is dedicated to getting owners comfortable with talking to their vehicles. 

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Is the 2020 Volkswagen Golf Comfortable?

By Product Expert | Posted in Uncategorized on Thursday, March 19th, 2020 at 7:33 PM
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It’s been more than 40 years since the 2020 Volkswagen Golf first arrived. At first, it was just there to diversify the automaker’s lineup, until it eventually supplanted the legendary Beetle in popularity and demand. It was simply enough the right mixture of size, power, and features. Years later, as we move into the 2020s, the Golf must be ready for another decade of development in the market. 

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2019 Volkswagen Arteon Interior Options

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Arteon on Friday, March 13th, 2020 at 7:09 PM
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The Volkswagen Arteon may be the latest model debut from Volkswagen, but does that really mean anything for a hatchback in an age dominated by SUVs? When compact crossover SUVs control the roads, is it worth it to make a hatchback, especially an expensive one? Volkswagen took the risk, and one look at the Arteon should tell you all you need to know. On the outside, this vehicle is beautiful, especially for its price. The chrome window borders and gentle roof curve make this car look more like a luxury car than a hatchback. All of that is great, but what you’re really here for is the interior. Read on to learn about what else there is to love about the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon.

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2019 Volkswagen Arteon Safety Features

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Arteon on Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 at 6:49 PM
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If it’s a surprise to you that the brand-new Volkswagen model is not an SUV, you should remember that Volkswagen has never been about following the crowd. The Volkswagen Arteon, launching with the 2019 model year is a hatchback vehicle, so it still manages to grant the same greater cargo capacity you would get if it were an SUV, without sacrificing the sportier feel of a sedan. Read on to learn more about what makes the Arteon a safe vehicle.

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How do I Connect my Android Phone to my Volkswagen?

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, February 21st, 2020 at 1:31 PM
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If your new Volkswagen is the first new car you’ve purchased in some time, you are probably eager to get the most out of all the new tech you’ve found inside. One of the most useful aspects of any new vehicle is compatibility with your mobile phone. If you have a mobile phone, watch this video to learn how to connect your Android phone to Volkswagen through Android Auto™.

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2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Safety Technology

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Golf Alltrack on Saturday, February 8th, 2020 at 5:48 PM
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If you’re new to the Volkswagen brand, you should know that they take safety seriously. The German automaker is well-known for producing safe vehicles with a high standard of quality. Safety in a car in the new decade doesn’t just mean the quality of construction anymore, though. Modern safety is made with sensors, cameras, and computers now, and the 2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack is far from short on safety technology. Read on to learn more about what makes this station wagon help passengers and drivers alike feel secure.

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2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Interior Space and Cargo Space

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Golf Alltrack on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 at 5:14 PM
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Why buy a station wagon in the new decade? There are a few answers to that question. Besides the novelty of the stretched sedan-styling, the station wagon lets drivers get a sedan-feel on the road and far more cargo space than both sedans and most small crossover SUVs. The novelty of the Volkswagen take on the station wagon, known as the Golf Alltrack will only increase with time, as the 2019 is the last model year the vehicle will be available in North America. But, is the larger interior big enough to make it worthwhile? Read on to find out.

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2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Engine Specs

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Golf Alltrack on Tuesday, February 4th, 2020 at 4:53 PM
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Before Wagon-style vehicles vanish from the roads altogether, you should take the chance to look at the last model year of the Volkswagen Golf Alltrack, the 2019. At least, that is, the Alltrack will no longer be sold in North America after the 2019 model year. But what are you getting with a wagon besides sedan-like driving experience and extra cargo space? Let’s dive into the details and analyze the engine options and specifications offered by this station wagon.

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