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Volkswagen Golf Earns Another Award

Recently, Volkswagen of America, Inc. proudly released the news that the Volkswagen Golf was named "Best Small Car" in the 2017 Daily News Autos Awards. The jurors praised the vehicle's performance, safety rating and luxury car-like appointments.

The 2017 Volkswagen Golf features a turbocharged direct-injection 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI® engine that, when paired with the 6-speed automatic transmission, generates 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque while also offering an EPA-estimated 25 mpg city/35 mpg highway.

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Volkswagen Sales Were Up for March

Volkswagen of America recently announced that the company sold 27,635 vehicles in March, a 2.7 percent increase over March 2016. For the year-to-date, Volkswagen has sold 76,290 vehicles -- an improvement of 10.1 percent in year-over-year sales results.

The month's positive performance was driven by the Golf family of vehicles, which accounted for 6,369 sales -- an increase of 41.7 percent...

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Volkswagen Sheds Light on Family Life in “Luv Bug”

The Volkswagen brand has always had strong familial ties that have manifested in a variety of ways. Be it the communal vibe that pervaded during the 1960s, or in more recent years with models like the Passat, it’s clear that the German automaker has always paid homage to feelings of togetherness. That concept is given an entertaining twist in a new commercial entitled “Luv Bug.”

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Signs That Your Car May Need to Go to the Mechanic

It can be startling when your vehicle starts to misbehave and the engine is hard to start, stalls, misfire or hesitates. You know enough to realize that it needs to be looked at, but how can you be sure if it needs a tune-up or not? Simple. Bring it to the expert technicians at Metro Volkswagen, where they'll give you an honest and fair assessment.

Your mechanic, just like your doctor, should always ask questions before coming up with a diagnosis.

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Here's Why Your Tires Need Both Rotating and Balancing

At Metro Volkswagen, we think it's vital that our customers understand both how their vehicle operates, from the headlights to the tailpipe, and what measures to take in order to deliver ideal performance and longevity. Here's a little information about your tires.

It may surprise you to learn that tires, even ones that are brand spanking new, aren't perfectly round. Much like people, being out of shape can cause the weight to be unevenly distributed...

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Changing Washing Fluid is a Breeze that You Can Do


Here at Metro Volkswagen, we want people to believe in themselves when it comes to certain vehicle maintenance. There are things that anyone, even you can do, and one is replacing your wiper fluid. It's a simple process that takes little time at all, and you can be assured your windshield stays clean at all times.

  • Open up the hood of your vehicle, and find the washer fluid reservoir, which is the white and…
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What Might Be Causing that Squealing Noise in Your Car?


The last thing you want to hear coming out of your vehicle is a squealing noise. It certainly means you need to get it looked at. Our service center here at Metro Volkswagen can help with that, and also help you identify some of the causes, so here are a few common reasons for it happening.

  • If it squeals while you turn the steering wheel, it could be low power-steering fluid. It's what lubricates…
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What Do Some of Your Car Warning Lights Mean?


There's lots of things we all need to know on our vehicles, and knowing at least most of the warning lights that flash on our cars is important. A general rule is that if one goes on, consult a service center like our here at Metro Volkswagen, but we want you to know what they mean, too. That's why we've compiled the most common warning lights to know, and dropped some knowledge…

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Tips for Removing Bumper Stickers from Your Car

 

During the heated election cycle lots of us showed our endorsement by putting bumper stickers on our vehicle. Now that it's all over, we might be thinking it's time to take them off, but if you don't do it the right way, it leaves quite the mess. That's why at Metro Volkswagen, we have the steps to properly remove bumper stickers.

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