Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Media’ Category

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Star Alex Morgan Has a Volkswagen Brand Ambassador Role

Monday, July 15th, 2019
US Soccer star Alex Morman wearing a blue soccer kit with a Volkswagen logo

The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team recently won its 2nd-consecutive FIFA World Cup. One of the leading performers for Team USA was Alex Morgan, with six goals during the tournament. Alex Morgan is also sharing her talents for Volkswagen, with her recently taking a Brand Ambassador role. (more…)

Volkswagen Helps Restore the Iconic VW “Light Bus” from Woodstock

Monday, March 18th, 2019
Volkswagen Light Bus parked near the ocean

The iconic Volkswagen “Light Bus” rose to fame with its appearance at the 1969 Woodstock Art and Music Fair. The “Light Bus,” which features elaborate paintings and various spiritual messages and symbols — was recently brought back to life with a three-year restorable project with artist Dr. Bob Hieronimus, who painted the original “Light Bus” and Canadian documentarian John Wesley Chisholm, along with help from Volkswagen Group of America. Check out this video to see the restored VW “Light Bus” in all of its glory. (more…)

The Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion Electric Concept

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
I.D. VIZZION Driving

Volkswagen envisions a future where toxic fossil fuels and human error are removed from your automotive journey, leaving behind only the pleasure of the voyage. The automaker plans to make that vision a reality with the I.D. Vizzion. The Vizzion is Volkswagen’s sleek, futuristic concept sedan that has neither a steering wheel nor pedals, controlled instead by a smart brain that can navigate the busy streets of Beverly Hills while you sit back and enjoy the ride in comfort and peace. (more…)

Volkswagen Undertakes a Restoration Project for a 51-Year-Old VW Beetle

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Restored 1967 VW Beetle with a sunset in the background

This year marks the end of an era for Volkswagen, for it’s the last year that the iconic VW Beetle will be produced. As production winds down at the VW Beetle production facility in Puebla, Mexico, the team there undertook an inspiring restoration project of a 51-year-old VW Beetle for a longtime owner in California. (more…)

How to Get a Vehicle Health Report with VW Car-Net

Tuesday, August 14th, 2018
Person Using the VW Car-Net Vehicle Health Report App in a 2018 VW Atlas

In order to keep your Volkswagen running strong over the long haul, it’s important to keep it well-maintained. This cause is aided by the VW Car-Net Vehicle Health Report, which provides information on the current status of the vehicle, including warning notices, overdue maintenance events, and information on driver assistance systems. (more…)

Volkswagen I.D. R Sets Record for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Friday, July 20th, 2018
Volkswagen ID R Race Car Driving on the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Over the past several months, Volkswagen heavily promoted the fully-electric Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak race car — and for good reason. It is not only is a highly-capable race car, but it also signals the future with Volkswagen’s move to all-electric vehicles. (more…)

VW of Santa Monica: Family-Owned and Customer-Focused Dealership

Friday, February 2nd, 2018
Volkswagen of Santa Monica Title and Overhead Shot of the Dealership

Here at Volkswagen of Santa Monica, we realize that you have many choices in your pursuit of a new or used car or for getting your VW serviced. However, we can confidently say that we offer many things that make us stand out from the competition. We’ve been a family-owned dealership since 1974 and we like to treat our customers as if they were family — with the utmost respect and care. Take a closer look at our dealership in the video below. Welcome to Volkswagen of Santa Monica!  (more…)

Go on a 21-Day Instagram Scavenger Hunt with the All-New 2018 VW Tiguan

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017
2018 VW Tiguan and Instagram "VW Rule of the Road" Scavenger Hunt

2018 VW Tiguan and Instagram “VW Rule of the Road” Scavenger Hunt  

As part of the roll-out of the all-new 2018 VW Tiguan, Volkswagen released the “VW Rule of Road,” which is a unique Instagram experience (@VWRuleTheRoad) that enables users to embark on a 21-day scavenger hunt to chase down the Tiguan and get a chance to win daily prizes for their efforts. Watch this video to see how to play the game.  (more…)

Watch the launch of the 2018 Atlas at Volkswagen of Santa Monica!

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
Watch the launch of the 2018 VW Atlas at Volkswagen of Santa Monica

SUV shoppers in Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Pacific Palisades and elsewhere in the Los Angeles-area are in for a treat, for the 2018 VW Atlas recently arrived at Volkswagen of Santa Monica! Boasting a 7-person seating capacity, high-level utility and many advanced technologies, the all-new Atlas is the perfect family vehicle. Watch the launch of the Atlas at our dealership, and if you’d like to get behind the wheel of this highly-capable SUV, then contact us today!  (more…)