Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Will I be able to be connected while on the road in the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan?

Monday, July 26th, 2021
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan back end

Technology features in the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

The 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan was recently unveiled, and it is nothing short of stunning. With an updated exterior, new interior features, and new technology features, the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan is ready for wherever the next adventure takes you. Are you curious about the technology features in the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan? You have come to the right place. The 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan is not yet available at Hall Volkswagen, but we are getting excited for it to arrive later in the third quarter of 2021.


What is VW Travel Assist?

Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
2021 ID.4 in a showroom

Volkswagen Travel Assist Explained

Here at Hall Volkswagen near Milwaukee, we get a lot of questions about certain features. Travel assist is one of them.

Today, we’ll explain to you what Travel Assist does. We’ve provided a helpful video, too.


How to connect an iPhone to a 2021 Volkswagen vehicle?

Sunday, January 10th, 2021
2021 Passat Apple CarPlay showcase

Volkswagen and Apple CarPlay: How to Connect Your iPhone to Your 2021 Volkswagen Vehicle

Almost every new 2021 Volkswagen vehicle comes standard with Apple CarPlay. That’s great news for iPhone owners! You can now experience your favorite media and utilize your favorite apps with your Volkswagen vehicle’s crisp infotainment system. Let us show you how to get the connection set up properly.

Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to connect your iPhone to your Volkswagen vehicle. We’ve also included an official video tutorial for those how prefer that to written instructions.


How long does it take to charge an electric car?

Thursday, September 10th, 2020
2021 ID.4 front exterior view

Volkswagen Answers Common EV Questions

Many people are apprehensive about buying an electric vehicle. That’s mainly because there are a lot of questions that don’t have obvious answers.

Today, we’ll show you the Volkswagen answers to two of those questions: “How long does it take to charge an electric car,” and “What happens if I don’t have private parking?”


What does it mean if a Volkswagen has a TSI?

Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
2020 Arteon parked on side street

The Volkswagen TSI Engine, Explained

The auto industry sure does love its jargon and acronyms, and Volkswagen is no exception. Take, for instance, 4MOTION, the Volkswagen all-wheel drive system. Or the DSG, a 7-speed speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. Perhaps the most prominent of all is the TDI, the ubiquitous Volkswagen turbocharged direct-injected diesel engine. But what about the other T-acronym engine, the TSI?

What does it mean if a Volkswagen has a TSI?


How to use Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in my VW?

Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
2020 Tiguan infotainment showcase with Spotify running

Setting Up Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: Video Guides

If you have a smartphone and you have a car, it’s natural to want to be able to use them together. With Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, it’s possible to use all of your favorite apps in your Volkswagen without having to fiddle around with your smartphone while driving.

Many 2020 Volkswagen models are Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatible, but if you can’t get them set-up properly, they’re kind of useless. Let us help.

Here’s how to use Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in your VW.


Will Volkswagen start making electric cars in US?

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
ID.CROZZ public reveal

Volkswagen Expands American Facility for Electric Vehicle Production

On Nov. 4, Volkswagen announced that it would be starting production on the all-electric ID.3. The catch was that the production was only for Europe. This left many wondering if the ID.3 was going to be another European exclusive vehicle. And if it would make its way over to the States. We’ve seen this with other European exclusive vehicles. However, this doesn’t appear to be the case.

It seems that US production of electric Volkswagen vehicles is imminent. Volkswagen will start making electric cars in the US. (more…)

Does Volkswagen make an electric car?

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
2020 VW ID.3 being assembled by robotic arms

Volkswagen Starts Market Production of Electric Vehicle

Many consumers were saddened by the discontinuation of the Volkswagen e-Golf after 2019. While Volkswagen has ULEVs like the Jetta, environmentally-conscious buyers may still be frustrated and left wondering.

Will Volkswagen make an e-Golf replacement? Does Volkswagen make an electric car? (more…)

Which Volkswagen vehicles have turbocharged engines?

Monday, September 16th, 2019
Blue 2019 Volkswagen Jetta cruises down a track with the help of its turbocharged engine.

Volkswagen Models with Turbo

Besides having a really cool name, a turbocharged engine is a great way to get extra power in an engine while simultaneously increasing efficiency. Volkswagen has long been known for putting excellent turbocharged technology in their vehicles. Which Volkswagen vehicles come with a turbocharged engine? (more…)

Which Jetta has turbo?

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
White 2019 Volkswagen Jetta parked outside a brick building.

Turbocharged Engine on the Volkswagen Jetta

Anyone who’s played a racing video game knows that having turbo on a car can’t be a bad thing. While a turbocharged engine may not result in blue flames spitting from your tailpipe with a blur inducing speed-boost ala Mario Kart, it still helps pump up performance numbers while maintaining, and even improving, fuel-economy.

The word turbocharged is batted around commonly alongside Volkswagen these days. You might be wondering: which Volkswagen Jetta has a turbocharged engine? (more…)