Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Common Tech in your Volkswagen

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
2020 VW Arteon exterior front fascia passenger side on sunlit city street

How to use the technologies in your Volkswagen vehicle

If you are searching for your future vehicle, it’s bet to get to know some of the technologies available inside it. So, here are a few tutorial videos on how to uses some of the ore common VW technologies. Check it out!


2020 Volkswagen Atlas Technology Features

Sunday, June 28th, 2020
2020 VW Atlas front

What technology does the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas have to offer? 

Don’t settle for anything less than advanced modern technology on your next vehicle. The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas offers convenience and entertainment technology to improve your driving experience in any way it can. Keep reading below to learn about the top 2020 Volkswagen Atlas technology features. 


Which True Crime Podcasts Should I Listen to While Driving This Spring?

Thursday, March 12th, 2020
Two women listening to a podcast while driving

Best True Crime Podcasts for Spring 2020 Driving 

Right now, we are living in the golden age of podcasts. They are great to listen to while we are at home, while we are on a walk, and even when we are driving (thanks to built-in infotainment systems with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto that can stream your favorite audio preferences). Podcasts can touch on just about any topic, but ones pertaining to true crime get a lot of followers. If you are looking to get started on a new true crime podcast, we have a few suggestions for you! 


Does the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon Have Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™?

Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Interior view of the touchscreen and steering wheel inside a 2019 Volkswagen Arteon

Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ in the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon

Are you thinking about purchasing a new 2019 Volkswagen Arteon? If so, then you should check out our excellent inventory of 2019 Arteon models here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen in Walnut Creek, CA today! Are you curious to learn more about the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon before making your purchase decision? If so, then you have come to the right place! The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon is one of a number of VW vehicles that features both Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ connectivity. Let’s explore how both of these features work inside the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon together! (more…)

How Does Android Auto™ Work in Your Volkswagen Vehicle?

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Closeup view of the App-Connect feature inside a Volkswagen vehicle

Connecting and Using Android Auto™ in Your Volkswagen Vehicle

Are you interested in learning how to connect and utilize Android Auto™ in your Volkswagen vehicle? If so, then you should contact the staff at Dirito Brother’s Volkswagen for more information today! Check out the videos below for more information on how Android Auto™ works inside your Volkswagen vehicle! (more…)

What is Volkswagen Adaptive Cruise Control?

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
Interior view of the steering wheel and cruise control buttons inside a Volkswagen vehicle

Using Your Volkswagen Adaptive Cruise Control

Have you recently purchased a new Volkswagen vehicle? Are you wondering how the Volkswagen Adaptive Cruise control system works? If so, then you have come to the right place! (more…)

What Apple CarPlay Features are Available in Your Volkswagen Vehicle?

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Closeup view of Apple CarPlay™ inside a Volkswagen vehicle

Volkswagen Apple CarPlay Features

Are you wondering what features you have access to with Apple CarPlay™ in your Volkswagen vehicle? If so, then you have come to the right place as our staff at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen is well-versed in the features available with Apple CarPlay™. Many of the vehicles in our inventory have Apple CarPlay™ available. Let’s explore some of the key features of Apple CarPlay™ together! (more…)

What Features and Functions Come with Volkswagen Car-Net?

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
Image of a silver 2019 Volkswagen Jetta next to "Volkswagen Car-Net Features & Functions" in silver text against a blue background

Volkswagen Car-Net Features and Functions

Are you interested in learning more about the features and functions that are available with Volkswagen Car-Net? If so, then you have come to the right place. Volkswagen Car-Net offers a variety of excellent features and functions that customers are sure to love utilizing in their new Volkswagen vehicle. Customers in Walnut Creek can learn more about Volkswagen Car-Net at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen today! (more…)

ACC makes long drives a lot less painful

Monday, August 13th, 2018
Adaptive cruise control buttons on a VW steering wheel

Which 2018 VW vehicles have adaptive cruise control?

We have to admit it. Nothing quite annoys us here at Dirito Brothers Volkswagen like being stuck behind a slow driver on a one-lane highway. It’s not about being impatient, but about how unpredictable speed can be if that driver isn’t using cruise control. Especially if there’s unexpected and repeated braking. Not only can it be irritating, but it’s a bit anxiety-inducing if you have to keep a constant eye on those brake lights in front of you. This is where the adaptive cruise control system comes in. Which 2018 VW vehicles have it? (more…)

Benefits and highlights of Volkswagen Car-Net

Thursday, July 26th, 2018
Volkswagen Tiguan surrounded by symbols representing different Car-Net features

Is it just us, or are horror movies just harder and harder to believe? No, we don’t mean because monsters don’t exist and the supernatural has to be seen to believe. We mean that the spooky car breakdown that leaves you stranded in the most inopportune place just isn’t as likely. Not with Volkswagen Car-Net. VW just released a series of videos that show the benefits and highlights of the service to help you see what we mean. With Vehicle Health Reports, for example, you’d have to almost want your car to get you stranded. (more…)