Get a Closer Look at the All-New Volkswagen Arteon!

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Arteon on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 at 9:35 PM
Douglas Sonders photo of the 2019 Volkswagen Arteon front profile

2020 Volkswagen Arteon First Look Videos

Hey Volkswagen fans, we have some exciting news for you! The 2020 Volkswagen Arteon is almost here! Despite some delays, we have been patiently waiting for the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon to arrive so we can get behind the wheel. To help us get a closer look at the 2020 Volkswagen Arteon before it arrives at our dealership, Volkswagen has released some videos on its YouTube channel – and we are excited to share them right here on our blog! Enjoy! Read the rest of this entry »

Dear Douglas: How Can My Family Agree on the Music for Our Road Trip?

By Product Expert | Posted in Dear Douglas on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 at 8:30 PM
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Tips for Choosing Music for Family Road Trips

The summer season is just around the corner, and that means it is time for a road trip in our Volkswagen! While road trips can be fun, it can also be stressful due to our family members being in close proximity to each other for hours on end – and a lot of bickering can occur. One area that is always a source of contention is the music that is playing through the stereo – especially when everyone has different tastes. Our very own Dear Douglas is ready to share some helpful tips after receiving this letter: Read the rest of this entry »

How Do I Use the Park Assist in my Volkswagen?

By Product Expert | Posted in Car Tips, Volkswagen Technology on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 at 12:56 PM
2020 Volkswagen Passat parked outside a building

Knowing Your VW: Park Assist Video

When we learned how to drive, one of the most difficult parts was learning how to parallel park – and to this day, some of us avoid it at all costs and will purposely park farther away in a traditional parking lot or a spot that offers more open space so we can just pull in. Luckily, parallel parking has been getting easier in the last few years thanks to changing technology. Many modern Volkswagen models come available with Park Assist technology, and it is super easy to use! Learn more by watching the video below: Read the rest of this entry »

Our Signature Event is Back!

By Product Expert | Posted in Leases, Sale Events on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 at 7:10 PM
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Volkswagen Sign Then Drive Event May 2019 Union County, NJ

The spring season is finally in full swing and we are excited to get outside and explore new places. Whether we are getting ready to go on that annual family vacation to a favorite destination or planning to explore someplace new, it helps to have a brand-new Volkswagen to help us get to where we want to go. And right now, you can save big on a new Volkswagen lease when you shop at our dealership! Read the rest of this entry »

There Ain’t No Mountain High Enough to Keep a Volkswagen from Getting You Where You Need to Go!

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety, Tips & Tricks on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at 8:42 PM
A winding mountain road with many hairpin turns

Tips for Safely Driving a Volkswagen on Steep Mountain Roads

Here at Douglas Volkswagen, we love calling New Jersey home. However, we are always eager to explore other parts of the United States in our favorite Volkswagen models. Many of our dream road trip destinations have us driving through steep mountain passes – something that we are not used to seeing in New Jersey. Trekking up and down mountains requires a different kind of driving and mentality in order to be safe, and we are happy to offer some helpful tips! Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Fuel Does the 2019 Volkswagen Golf Need to Visit Yellowstone National Park?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Golf on Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at 9:32 PM
Prism Lake at Yellowstone National Park

2019 Volkswagen Golf Fuel Economy and Driving Range

In the United States (including Alaska and Hawaii), there are 58 national parks – but perhaps the most famous one is Yellowstone located in Wyoming and Montana. Yellowstone National Park was the first of the national parks established and is teeming with natural wonders and various wildlife species. It is also one of the most popular national parks to road trip to during the summer. If you are planning to visit Yellowstone this summer, we recommend taking a Volkswagen. Any model will do, but if you have your heart set on a small car rather than a crossover, there is the 2019 Volkswagen Golf. In addition to its extra space for gear, this little hatchback is incredibly efficient to help you stay on budget. Read the rest of this entry »

Dear Douglas: How Do I Declutter My Garage?

By Product Expert | Posted in Dear Douglas, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 7:39 PM
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Tips for Decluttering and Organizing the Home Garage

The spring season means spring cleaning and decluttering! While many of us can easily let go of clothes that no longer fit or kitchen tools that we never used, the garage can be a challenge. It doesn’t have to be thanks to our very own Dear Douglas who recently shared this letter: Read the rest of this entry »

Enjoy Our Wild America from the Seat of Your Volkswagen at the National Parks!

By Product Expert | Posted in Fun Stuff, Uncategorized on Thursday, April 11th, 2019 at 3:35 PM
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and Atlas models driving on a road in the wilderness

Favorite Large Mammal Species at the National Parks in the Continental US

If you have been following our blog, you know that we LOVE talking about the national parks just as much as we love talking about Volkswagen. These treasures are always fun to explore and leave us in complete awe every time we visit. And they are always fun to travel to in a new Volkswagen vehicle! While we usually showcase the vehicles in the Volkswagen lineup and their amazing features that can make a road trip to a national park better, we thought that we would do things a little different today and showcase some of our favorite wildlife species that we have seen while driving our Volkswagen. Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Forget That Our Springtime Deals are Still Going On!

By Product Expert | Posted in Sale Events on Monday, April 8th, 2019 at 7:14 PM
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Douglas Volkswagen Spring 2019 Lease Deals

New Jersey is finally seeing the signs of spring. The temperatures are starting to warm up, trees are starting to bud with new leaves, and drivers are traveling farther from home to visit their favorite places. As the spring season gets into full swing, we like to start planning our next adventure and want a great vehicle to help us out. Volkswagen is one of the most dependable vehicle brands on the market, and its vehicles are incredibly affordable – especially when you shop during our ongoing spring sale where you can score awesome lease deals! Read the rest of this entry »

Dear Douglas: What are the Best Ways to Enjoy the National Parks in America?

By Product Expert | Posted in Dear Douglas, Safety, Tips & Tricks on Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at 8:45 PM
Stationary addressed to Dear Douglas at Douglas Volkswagen

Tips for Getting the Most Out of a National Parks Road Trip and Mistakes to Avoid

April 20 through 28 will be National Parks Week here in the United States. Visiting our nation’s natural wonders is a quintessential American road trip that can result in lasting memories. However, if you go with the wrong attitude or expectations, the experience might not be as pleasant. Our very own Dear Douglas is ready to share some tips to help make your National Parks road trip memorable after receiving this letter: Read the rest of this entry »