Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

How to Read the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit

Monday, November 30th, 2020
2021 Volkswagen Arteon Technology digital cockpit close up

If you just bought or are considering buying a Volkswagen model with the Volkswagen digital cockpit, you might find it a bit difficult to understand, or you might just want to know what features are available to you. Either way, this blog post is dedicated to helping you understand your Volkswagen vehicle’s digital cockpit.


How Do I Connect my Phone to my Volkswagen Tiguan?

Friday, October 2nd, 2020
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan blue driving on bridge past trees

Since just about everyone carries a cell phone with them whenever they leave the house, most modern Volkswagen vehicles are built with the technology that allows you to play music, podcasts, audiobooks, or navigation audio while you drive. Models and model years vary, but the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan makes for a great example. Continue reading the rest of this entry to learn how you can connect your phone to your 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan.


Can I Connect my Phone to the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas?

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
2021 Atlas SEL Premium 4Motion large parked in front of orange sand and sage

As we move forward into the new decade, it becomes clear that smartphone connectivity with cars is not just some gimmick, it’s an essential part of the automotive world now. There are almost no automakers that do not have some kind of smartphone compatibility on all of their current models at some trim level. The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas has all the basic smartphone connectivity you expect, and then some. Read more of this entry to learn how else the Atlas can communicate with your smartphone.


How Do I Connect my iPhone to my 2020 Volkswagen Jetta?

Friday, July 17th, 2020
iPhone in a hand with messages

2020 Volkswagen Jetta Bluetooth phone pairing instructions

How hard is it to pair your smartphone with your 2020 Volkswagen Jetta? We bet that you can get it done in under five minutes. Keep reading below or scroll to the bottom for a video guide and learn how to connect your iPhone to your 2020 Volkswagen Jetta. 


Who Should Buy the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta?

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
2020 Volkswagen Jetta white exterior shot with couple walking toward it

The 2020 Volkswagen Jetta is basically the perfect compact sedan. It’s small enough to get great fuel economy and fun handling, but it’s big enough to fit five passengers. And that’s not just counting the back three passengers as children. Three adults should fit in the back just fine in most situations without complaint. While most people these days are going for SUVs without even considering the possibility a sedan like the Jetta could be a better fit for them, we wanted to remind everyone that sedans are not out of fashion. So who should be interested in the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta? Plenty of people. Read the sections that follow to see how well it does for different needs.


What Does the Future of Volkswagen Electric Vehicles Look Like?

Monday, April 6th, 2020
Volkswagen ID concept interior purple lighting thin seats

In future years, the Volkswagen lineup will look like a combination of classic design mixed with some eye-catching futuristic traits. Volkswagen is going all-in on fully electric vehicles. Each of these vehicles can be identified by the name they all share, “ID.” All of these vehicles are expected to reach 250 miles on a single charge without sacrificing creature comfort internal technology Volkswagen fans have come to depend on. Read on to learn more about what the current Volkswagen ID concept vehicles.


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

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
2020 Volkswagen Golf white and blue models in front of mural wall

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. 


Learn How to Park a Volkswagen Vehicle with the Park Assist Feature

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
Three Volkswagen SUVs Parked in a Row

Volkswagen offers advanced driving assistance technologies for its vehicles, which help provide a more convenient and safe driving experience. This includes the Park Assist feature. One of the most stressful driving maneuvers is parking a vehicle. The Park Assist feature helps alleviate this stress by providing assistance with parallel parking or when driving or backing into a parking spot that’s perpendicular to the road. To learn how to park a Volkswagen vehicle with the Park Assist feature, view here. (more…)

Does the Volkswagen Navigation System provide multiple route options?

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
A driver entering a destination into the Volkswagen Navigation System

When you’re on the road and are driving to an unfamiliar destination, it can be a difficult and stressful challenge to find the best way to get there. Fortunately for Volkswagen drivers, the Volkswagen Navigation System relieves a great deal of this burden, with easy-to-follow directions, as well as assistance with choosing the best choice among multiple route options. (more…)

2019 Volkswagen Arteon Wins Wards 10 Best UX Award

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Red 2019 Volkswagen Arteon driving on a coastal road

The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon, which recently arrived at dealerships nationwide, including right here at Carter Volkswagen, delights on many levels, with its sporty styling, powerful engine, excellent handling, a wealth of premium features, and a roomy cabin.

The Arteon also offers many state-of-the technologies, as evidenced by the Wards 10 Best UX award for which it recently received. (more…)