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What’s the difference between the 2022 VW Golf GTI and the 2022 VW Golf R?
When you think about performance hatchbacks or hot hatches, as they are commonly called, the first two names that come to mind are the Volkswagen Golf GTI and the Volkswagen Golf R. While the VW Golf GTI has been there for over four decades, the Golf R was introduced in 2002 as VW’s most powerful Golf. Fast forward to 2022, both these hot hatches are in their eighth generation, aka Mk8 Golf GTI and Mk8 Golf R.
If you are thinking of buying one of them but are confused about which one to go for, this comparison from Karen Radley Volkswagen in Woodbridge, VA, might come in handy. So, keep reading.(more…)
2018 Volkswagen SUV cargo space
At one point, most of us weren’t all that worried about cargo space. Many drivers start out in their youth driving an inexpensive compact vehicle that needs little more than room for groceries. It’s the family, or outdoor, lifestyle that has us considering roomier options. Whether you are packing for baby on board or wondering if your skis will fit in the rear, here’s what you need to know about your options when it comes to 2018 Volkswagen SUV cargo space. (more…)
2017 VW Jetta S vs. SE specs
The Volkswagen Jetta is the full package. It’s sophisticated, powerful and has all the high-tech features drivers want in a new vehicle. Inside the cabin, drivers and passengers alike will find plenty of space and comfort. In fact, the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta delivers big sedan space, but in a compact car package. Best of all, it’s available in a variety of engine types and trim levels, including the S, SE, SEL and GLI. But, should you choose the base-level model or something move up to the SE or above? Learn more about the features included on the S and SE here. (more…)
What is the difference between a crossover and an SUV?
Crossover-Utility Vehicle, or CUV is a fairly loose term. In its simplest form, a crossover is a vehicle that combines visual aspects from two or more different types of passenger cars to make one unique vehicle. (more…)
How is the 2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack different from the Golf SportWagen?
Volkswagen’s lineup of 2017 Golf models are now appearing in dealership inventories everywhere. Adding a dose of variety to the list of Golf models are the Golf SportWagen and the Golf SportWagen Alltrack. So how is the 2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Alltrack different from the Golf SportWagen? (more…)
Does the 2016 Volkswagen Passat have a better interior than the 2016 Toyota Camry?
Interior comfort is a must with any midsize sedan. These cars need to be able to keep everyone comfortable and entertained on your next family road trip. So does the 2016 Volkswagen Passat have a better interior than the 2016 Toyota Camry? These are two of the staples of the family sedan class, and the competition between the two is intense. (more…)
2016 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2016 Honda Civic
The automotive industry is a battleground, littered with bomb craters of vanquished automobiles that simply couldn’t make it. Within that battlefield each segment wages its own personal combat and none are more fierce than the compact sedan class. Built on a foundation of athletic styles, thrilling power and efficient fuel economy ratings, the battle intensifies each time a new model is unveiled, striving to overpower the competition. This year is no different and our 2016 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2016 Honda Civic comparison highlights elite new compact sedans like the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta. (more…)
Differences Between the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta and 2015 Volkswagen Jetta
A premier option in the Volkswagen model lineup, the Volkswagen Jetta is a best seller at Karen Radley Volkswagen and for good reason. Combining athletic driving dynamics with fuel-efficient engine options, a sporty exterior design and a well-equipped interior, the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta checks all of the boxes for drivers in the Stafford, VA area. With that being said, the Volkswagen brand is always seeking to improve, adding new technologies and new performance elements to augment your driving experience. Drivers looking forward to the release of the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta don’t have to wait much longer and to illustrate how the best-selling compact sedan has changed, we are highlighting the differences between the 2016 Volkswagen Jetta and 2015 Volkswagen Jetta. (more…)
2015 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2016 Chevy Cruze
Efficiency is a driving factor behind the success of the compact sedan class and has endeared the segment leaders to many drivers in the Woodbridge, VA area. With incredible examples like the 2015 Volkswagen Jetta in this automotive segment, the competition is fierce and with the unveiling of the completely redesigned 2016 Chevy Cruze it has become even more so. Built with a new design that is geared towards higher fuel economy ratings the Chevy Cruze is sure to turn some heads, but does it have what it takes to compete with the German-engineered Volkswagen Jetta? Take a look at our 2015 Volkswagen Jetta vs 2016 Chevy Cruze comparison to help answer the question — is the Volkswagen Jetta more efficient than the Chevy Cruze? (more…)
2015 Volkswagen Golf R vs 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI
Our lineup of Volkswagen Golf models at Karen Radley Volkswagen serves countless functions and appeals to many different drivers and lifestyles. The all-new 2015 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen with its cavernous cargo space is ideal for families while standard Golf trims deliver a fun drive and exceptional fuel economy. Those models will appeal to a majority of families and drivers in the Woodbridge area, but some drivers are looking for more excitement and higher performance. Adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers who enjoy the Volkswagen brand will love the track-ready VW Golf R and the thrill-inspiring VW Golf GTI. To help those drivers who long for mind-blowing speed find the hot hatchback that fits them best, we have developed a 2015 Volkswagen Golf R vs 2015 Volkswagen GTI comparison. (more…)