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VW out to beat the 8:57.118 EV record at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Monday, April 30th, 2018
The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak taking a corner

How fast is the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak?

When we say that Volkswagen is setting out to beat a record, we don’t mean the brand is merely competing. If VW sets a goal, the brand puts its full effort into achieving it. So with Volkswagen throwing its hat into the ring for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, a race it normally doesn’t compete in, there are certainly plenty of enthusiasts keeping an eye out. The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak is a model that is specifically designed for this hill climb, and the goal is to beat the current record held by Rhys Millen of 8.57.118 seconds. So how fast is the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak? Keeping in mind that speeds are tested on a flat track, the model is timed at 0-60 in 2.25 seconds. For perspective, Formula One race cars average 2.1-2.7 seconds. (more…)

Which VW Jetta trims have a sunroof?

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Which Jetta trims have a sunroof

Does the Volkswagen Jetta have a sunroof?

Sometimes you just want to let some sunlight in, and that’s perfectly understandable. Driving with a sunroof can certainly be a pleasurable experience, but does the Volkswagen Jetta have a sunroof for 2017? We have all your answers right here. (more…)

What is the VW Golf GTE Sport?

Monday, February 6th, 2017
Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept side view

Does Volkswagen make a plug-in hybrid?

When you are talking about the evolution of the modern car, several buzzwords come to mind. People think of hybrid, all-electric, and even plug-in hybrid as the way of the future, but what about VW? Does Volkswagen have make a plug-in hybrid? (more…)

Places to go in Walnut Creek on Valentine’s Day

Friday, January 27th, 2017
Happy Valentines day in Walnut Creek

Valentine’s Day Restaurants in Walnut Creek, CA

It’s that time of the year again. Time to prove how much you love her, but where should you go? We have your answer with these Valentine’s Day Restaurants in Walnut Creek, CA. Make 2017 a Valentine’s Day to remember! (more…)

What colors is the 2017 Jetta available in?

Monday, January 16th, 2017
2017 Jetta Color Options

2017 Volkswagen Jetta color options

Sometimes finding the right car is about more than just the right features, options, and capabilities. Sometimes you want a car that fits a certain aesthetic that you are looking for. If you are considering the 2017 Jetta then you may be wondering what are the 2017 Volkswagen Jetta color options. We can help you with our Jetta exterior color catalog. (more…)

Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve near Walnut Creek, CA

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
New Year's Eve Celebrations near Walnut Creek, CA

If you’re lucky enough to live in or near Walnut Creek, CA, you’ve got a lot of options for New Year’s Eve celebrations this year. There are a lot of great events in Oakland, San Francisco, Concord and Danville, and we’ve picked out a few of our favorites. Read on for a few great places near Walnut Creek where you can celebrate New Year’s Eve! (more…)

Winter events near Walnut Creek, CA

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Winter events near Walnut Creek CA

Walnut Creek plays a huge role in our everyday lives. We live and work in the community, after all! When we hear about great local events, we always want to share them with you, and lately we’ve been hearing about some great events happening this winter. Read on for details, and let us know in the comments if there are any more winter events near Walnut Creek, CA that should be added to our list! (more…)