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What is included in the Volkswagen People First Warranty?

Monday, August 27th, 2018
What is the People First Warranty?

There are many benefits to purchasing a new Volkswagen. Not only do you have the newest selection of high-tech features, that “new car” smell and a vehicle that is fresh from the factory, but you also get the benefit of having a warranty. In fact, most new 2018 Volkswagen vehicles—including the Atlas, Tiguan and Jetta—come with the People First Warranty—America’s Best Car and SUV Bumper-to-Bumper Transferable Warranty. (more…)

Key differences between the 2018 Jetta and Passat

Monday, August 20th, 2018
2018 VW Jetta vs. Passat

2018 VW Jetta vs. Passat comparison

If you’re looking for a sleek, sophisticated sedan then you might have your eye on the 2018 Volkswagen Passat or the Jetta. The two models boast comfortable cabins, athletic handling and the latest high-tech features. While the two share some similarities, the 2018 Volkswagen Jetta and Passat are two different vehicles. To start, the two are very different in terms of size: 2018 Volkswagen Jetta is a compact sedan and the 2018 Volkswagen Passat is a midsize sedan. The two also have different engine options and high-tech features.  (more…)

The latest news on the arrival of the 2018 VW Passat GT

Monday, August 13th, 2018
2018 VW Passat GT in a factory

2018 VW Passat GT release date

Volkswagen fans have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new 2018 Passat GT model since Volkswagen first debuted a concept version of the vehicle at the Automobility LA show in 2016. We’re happy to report that the wait is finally over! The 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT, limited-edition production model was released in early spring 2018 and is now available at Volkswagen of Downtown LA. (more…)

High-performance features, new engine slated for 2019 Jetta GLI

Sunday, August 5th, 2018
2017 VW Jetta GLI parked on a road

When is the 2019 VW Jetta GLI release date?

Volkswagen first introduced the GLI to the Jetta lineup in 2012 and the popularity of the sleek model has only continued to grow since then. This is in part due to the GLI’s sporty performance and features. In fact, the 2019 model is expected to receive a variety of updates, including a new suspension, engine and much more. When can you expect the 2019 VW Jetta GLI to be released? While many details of the new model are still under wraps, we expect the new VW Jetta GLI to go on sale sometime in early- to mid-2019. (more…)