Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Technology’ Category
Volkswagen Announces New “Pure-Aerodynamic” Electric Crossover-like Vehicle
The Los Angeles Auto Show started up a few days ago and will continue until December 1. There will have been many extraordinary reveals once everything is said and done, without a doubt. However, one of our favorites took place before LAAS even got underway. Right before LAAS started, Volkswagen announced its seventh concept car in the electric vehicle series set to go into production within the next few years.
Here’s the details on the new Volkswagen electric car revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show. (more…)
Volkswagen teams up with NVIDIA to work on automotive AI
If the automotive industry wasn’t so deeply competitive, we might still be riding around in compact cars that could barely put out 50 horsepower. It’s the competition that forced brands to put so much effort into research and development. In most cases, every automotive maker is focused on improving the same technology, and it’s a race to see which ones does it faster or better. In today’s tech-focused world, this often means teaming up with companies outside of the automotive industry. For this reason, Volkswagen has teamed up with NVIDIA to work on AI for future vehicles. (more…)
How to use push-button start in your Volkswagen
In the modern world, we take most new technology for granted. Long before we had phones that fit in our pockets and doubled as both camera and camcorder, cars didn’t have remote entry, let alone keyless options and push-button start. These amenities are fantastic to have when our arms are full or it’s too chilly to fuss around searching for car keys buried in a hidden pocket or only to be found in the very bottom of your purse. This is where keyless entry with push-button start comes in. Which models have it and how do you use push-button start in your Volkswagen? Here is everything you need to know. (more…)
How do dynamic automatic cornering lights work?
You might think that there are only so many things that can be adjusted to make a vehicle better. After all, people use to drive with little more than the bare minimum when it comes to safety and features. At the core of things, your car is meant to get you from place to place, and things like infotainment are merely a convenience. Then again, many things we consider upgrades, actually help improve safety. It’s true we don’t necessarily need autonomous braking, but driver assistance features offer added safety when inevitable human error occurs. Cornering headlights don’t quite fall into this category, but they are useful in helping with visibility at night. So how do dynamic automatic cornering lights work? (more…)
Availability of Volkswagen 4Motion All-Wheel Drive in 2017
In the last couple of years, Volkswagen’s 4Motion all-wheel drive system has been picking up a great deal of steam for its ability to deliver not only added traction, but increased performance as well. As the system has spiked in popularity, there are more and more Volkswagen vehicles that are now being offered with 4Motion all-wheel drive. In fact, the total number of models equipped with the technology has never been higher than it will be in 2017. There are eight total models being released this year that will offer AWD. (more…)
How Volkswagen’s Wire-Free Heated Windshield Works
From time to time in the Washington area, snow blankets the cars or ice builds up on the windshield, which means that window brushes and ice scrapers are always important to have in the back seat or in the trunk. If you often forget to have your scraper on hand, or simply hate having to get out to scrape off the windshield, you are sure to love all that the new heated windshield from Volkswagen has to offer. To give you a better idea of what it does have to offer, let’s take a closer look at how the windshield works. (more…)
When is the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI release date?
The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta GLI is the most premium Jetta trim available, but just what can you expect from this sporty new sedan? It’s turbocharged, packed with high-tech features and delivers the dynamic performance that drivers are looking for. Best of all, it’s now available at Karen Radley Volkswagen! (more…)
Karen Radley Volkswagen partners with Avon Breast Cancer Crusade
This month we are doing something a bit different. When you buy a new car from Karen Radley Volkswagen during the month of October we will donate $100 to the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade. We are proud to partner with this incredible organization and we continue to be inspired by all that the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade does to touch lives. (more…)
The 2017 Volkswagen Passat has started to arrive at dealerships everywhere. The latest edition of this sedan appeals to car shoppers looking to gain a little more comfort in their daily driver. The performance of the sedan is driven by the Passat’s multiple available engines. The 2017 Volkswagen Passat engine options deliver both power and fuel economy. (more…)
Volkswagen T-Prime Concept Technology and Features
Auto China 2016 is the scene for one of the most technologically-advanced concepts Volkswagen has ever developed. The car is called the “T-Prime Concept GTE,” and it is set to revolutionize the hybrid crossover segment. The Volkswagen T-Prime Concept GTE technology and features are unprecedented in this class. (more…)