2017 Volkswagen Beetle | This Ain’t Your Parents’ Bug

Across the decades, the Volkswagen Beetle has remained an unmistakable fixture on the road. It’s domelike roofline cuts an easily named silhouette, but the heart that beats inside the VW Bug has progressed as much as the years. The 2017 Volkswagen Beetle might remind you of your parents’ Bug, but the power, technology, and modern design you’ll find inside the 2017 Beetle quickly reveals who the overachiever in the family is.

Meet the Volkswagen I.D CROZZ | A New Volkswagen Concept Vehicle Unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2017

Auto Shanghai 2017 was full of big debuts and unveilings, but here at Volkswagen of Corpus Christi, the one we’re most excited about is the new Volkswagen I.D CROZZ, which joins the I.D and I.D BUZZ as Volkswagen looks toward the future of mobility with an emphasis on electrification. The video below explores the I.D CROZZ design language, which is rather futuristic itself! You’ll notice there’s no grille to be seen—that’s because full-electric vehicles don’t need an air intake.

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The Volkswagen e-Golf is Named the 2017 AAA Green Car Guide's Top Green Vehicle

As if saving the environment didn't feel good enough, the Volkswagen e-Golf is getting some additional praise. The e-Golf has been named the Top Green Vehicle among compact cars in the 2017 AAA Green Car Guide. Affordability, efficiency, and eco-friendly driving work together in perfect harmony for Corpus Christi drivers.

What made this honor possible? An improved battery inside the e-Golf. The new lithium-ion battery increases the vehicle's range from 83 miles to 125 miles, because of increased energy capacity. That means you can go up to 42 miles further on a single charge.

Features Abound in the Stylish & Smart 2017 Volkswagen Jetta

The 2017 Volkswagen Jetta is full of smart tech, well-executed design, and plenty of power for all kinds of drivers. For folks from Corpus Christi or our neighbors in Kingsville, Alice, Portland, Robstown, Port Aransas, and Rockport, TX who are on the hunt for a reliable and compelling midsize sedan, pay close attention to this next spot from Volkswagen as it goes over the highlight reel for the 2017 Jetta. If you think the Jetta looks good on-screen, wait until you see it in person.

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Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Named “2017 Canadian Car of the Year” by Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC)

The VW Golf has been one of the Volkswagen lineup’s most popular models, earning fans from every corner of the globe. The 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack has another feather to add to the Golf’s cap: a distinguished award from the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC), the “2017 Canadian Car of the Year.”



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The New Volkswagen Arteon Bows at the 2017 Geneva Auto Show

Volkswagen is adding a whole new horse to the stable soon, with the elegant new Arteon Gran Turismo joining the VW lineup shortly. While there’s no word on exactly when we can enjoy a US-spec version, rumor holds that we can expect something as soon as next year! For now, we’ll sate our appetites with more information on this VW-CC successor.



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VW “Sedric” Concept Changes the Way We Think About Mobility

If you’re wondering Why the name “Sedric?”, it’s because it stands for “self driving car,” and that’s exactly what the Sedric is designed for. It’s no accident that this concept vehicle is missing a steering wheel or pedals, and while this is only a concept vehicle for now, it certainly demonstrates VW’s ability to help shape a future where “mobility” looks far different than it does now!


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Good Housekeeping Magazine Names Volkswagen Golf GTI “2017 Best New Car Award” in the Compact Vehicle Category

When the engineers from the Good Housekeeping Institute (GHI) and the experts from Car and Driver magazine team up, what do you get? You get 1,200 miles spent on test tracks, over 100 vehicles considered, and finally, you get seven winners in seven categories. The jury rated the vehicles on aspects of value, handling, safety, interior design, comfort, and onboard technology, and we at Volkswagen of Corpus Christi are proud to be able to announce the 2017 Volkswagen Golf GTI was named the winner of the “2017 Best New Car Award” in the Compact Vehicle segment from Good Housekeeping…

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If You Think the Volkswagen I.D Buzz Concept Van Looks Familiar, You May Just Be On to Something….

Calling the Volkswagen Microbus legendary is a harsh understatement; decades after it officially stopped being sold, it still enjoys a place of status among VW die-hards and casual fans alike. As Volkswagen moves toward a new future of transportation, it’s using some cutting-edge technology to take its lineup into the future, perhaps helping to shape it, too.



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