Top places to take mom on May 13th

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Events on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018 at 3:39 PM
Mother holding baby in front of ocean on overcast day with Mother's Day text

2018 Mother’s Day Brunches Seattle WA

While we’re busy with our spring cleaning and daydreaming of the summer ahead, it’s easy to lose track of time. Mother’s Day takes place on May 13th for 2018, which means it’s creeping up on us fast. If you’re like many families, your ideal way to treat mom is to take her out for a nice brunch. Today we’re looking at the restaurants in Seattle WA that are holding brunches this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen has announced the starting price of the 2019 Jetta

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Jetta on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018 at 4:23 PM
2019 Volkswagen Jetta driving on road

2019 VW Jetta Starting MSRP

What goes up, must come down? This clearly isn’t the case in the automotive world, where inflation means cars just don’t cost what they did 10 years ago. Worse is when a vehicle goes up in price, despite being a carryover model. Well, we’re happy to say that the 2019 VW Jetta starting MSRP has been revealed, and the price has come down despite its fresh design, new platform and host of fresh features. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen announces another VW Atlas model

By blogsadmin | Posted in Concept Vehicles, VW Atlas, VW Concept Vehicles on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 2:30 PM
2019 VW Cross Sport at the 2018 NYIAS

Five-passenger 2019 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport

Both the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan are new options for the model year, but with their introduction came a side effect: where are the smaller VW SUVs?  The old Tiguan became the Tiguan Limited, and was set for discontinuation once inventory ran low, while the premium-focused Touareg was also discontinued. Though it’s true that the Tiguan is available in a two-row option, what about a high-powered, premium five-passenger SUV? Well, for 2019 the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is going into production. Read the rest of this entry »

Latest Photos of the Volkswagen Tanoak Concept

By blogsadmin | Posted in VW Concept Vehicles on Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 10:32 PM
Volkswagen Tanoak driving by a mountain

A Volkswagen truck? What kind of crazy idea is that! Well, not too crazy, since Volkswagen recently unveiled the Tanoak, a stylish pickup truck that may or may not make its way to our shores sometime in the near future. This pickup truck is based on the current Atlas model and features a 3.6-liter V6 engine with 276 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque. It will also feature an efficient eight-speed automatic transmission and the 4MOTION® all-wheel-drive system. See the most recently-released pictures below!
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Easter Brunches in Ballard Seattle WA 2018

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 5:29 PM
Side by side picture of kids in the grass and blocks that spell out Easter

Seattle, like many cities, is a big brunch town. And by the time Easter rolls around, things have reached a fever pitch and wait lines can stretch down the block. If you plan on heading out to celebrate after all of the colored eggs have been found, here are three can’t-miss Easter restaurants in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle to enjoy the festivities.

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2018 St. Patrick’s Day Events in Seattle WA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at 8:50 PM
St. Patrick's Day Events 2019 with picture of bag pipers

Whether you are a resident of Seattle or just a visitor on vacation, St. Patrick’s Day in our city is truly an adventure to experience. Take a look below at what is on the schedule for the weekend and don’t forget to wear your green or you’ll get pinched!

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Do You Really Need All-Wheel Drive on Your Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety, Tips and Tricks on Monday, March 5th, 2018 at 9:39 PM
Vehicle with snow tires on snow

Experts tend to blame car manufacturers for the commonly-cited wisdom that all-wheel drive is a necessity for those who live in areas that get heavy rain or snow, and it’s repeated so often that it seems like truth. To be fair, there is some reasoning behind it! All-wheel drive does improve traction, especially in certain vehicles with systems that constantly monitor and adjust power distribution for optimal traction, like it does in the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas with 4Motion all-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is particularly useful when you’re starting to accelerate from a stop. And, all things considered, if all-wheel drive is what it takes to get you out of the house in winter, go for it. But do you really need it? The answer is: depends!

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What Kind of Car is the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Concept Vehicles, Technology, Volkswagen News, VW Concept Vehicles on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 9:15 PM
2018 Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION sketch

If you have been following our blogs, you may have seen that Volkswagen is on the brink of turning the automotive world on its head through their intuitive I.D. vehicles. This family of futuristic models are poised to bring about a change in how we see mobility thanks to autonomous driving capabilities that are currently not found anywhere else. The latest piece of the I.D. puzzle is the Volkswagen I.D. VIZZION, recently introduced at the Geneva International Motor Show. Read more about it below!
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Why Visit Seattle with Your Family for Spring Break in 2018?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 1:32 PM

When thinking of spring break spots, Seattle may not be top of your list. However, it really should be! The Emerald City is a great spring break location thanks to its abundance of Pacific Northwest culture and bustle. Take a look below at all the things that Seattle has to offer.

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Military and First Responder Discounts at Carter Volkswagen in Seattle WA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealer information on Sunday, February 25th, 2018 at 9:03 PM
Military and first responder personnel in front of flag with vw vehicles

Are you an active duty military member, a first responder, or a family member of either? Volkswagen recognizes the sacrifice and dedication our Military and First Responders take every day to protect this country and their community. As a thank you, Volkswagen is offering an extra $500* off any new Volkswagen for active, retired, and veteran military personnel and first responders, as well as any family member residing in the same household. Read more about it below!

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