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Road trip around the United States in your Volkswagen SUV

Monday, August 24th, 2020
white suv yellow tent near lake during sunrise

It’s time to take your 2020 vacation! But where should you go? Road trip around the United States in your Volkswagen SUV


Volkswagen introduces the new Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport through this quirky short film video

Monday, August 10th, 2020
2020 VW Atlas Cross sport exterior front fascia driver side on side of city road

Learn about the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport with this short film

Volkswagen introduces the new Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport through this quirky short film video, Learn more about this model below. Check it out!


What Fun Items Can I Sew for My Volkswagen?

Thursday, May 7th, 2020
Two women happily sewing

Best Sewn Items for Your Vehicle 

With the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, many folks are pulling out their sewing machines and rediscovering their love for the craft while making facemasks for their families and local health care providers. If you have made all the masks that you want and are looking to create something that is fun yet practical to use when finished, we recommend making something for your vehicle! Here are a few suggestions! 


California state parks near Walnut Creek

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
california state park with ocean beach and hill

State parks worth a day trip near Walnut Creek, CA 

California has over 11,000 state parks. Besides just boasting high numbers of state parks, California also has a little of everything. There are mountainous state parks for adventurous rock climbing, beach state parks for relaxing ocean-side, and forest state parks for admiring California’s prized Redwoods. Many state parks offer places to camp, and others are good for a day-trip. Continue reading to learn about some of the best California state parks near Walnut Creek. 


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…)