VW and DoorBird let drivers see who’s at your door

With the constant evolution of online shopping, we no longer have to journey down to the high street to spend our hard earned cash. But one drawback of this method is still causing problems: Delivery. Whilst ordering products online is simple and can be done from pretty much anywhere, getting them delivered at a convenient(…)

VW looks into Chinese electric car joint venture

On Wednesday, Volkswagen and China’s Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Company signed an agreement that signalled the beginning of a joint exploration of electric car development. This is another example of how the German automaker is leaning further towards this area following the diesel emissions scandal. VW is looking to solidify its position long-term as one of(…)

Top ten tips for driving in urban areas

To say that driving in built-up, urban environments is stressful is to state the obvious. But there are ways to make the experience slightly less horrendous. Follow these top ten tips for driving in town and get yourself home in one piece faster. Expect to be frustrated. It’s unlikely that you’re not going to encounter(…)

VW may have broken EU consumer rules

A top EU official has revealed that Volkswagen may have broken European Union consumer protection rules. This follows on from a raft of complaints lodged against the German automaker following the diesel emissions scandal. In September 2015, the United States discovered a device in numerous VW diesel models that gave lower then accurate emissions readings(…)

Find the right oil for your Volkswagen

In order to maximise performance and increase overall fuel economy, it’s important to use the right blend of oil with your Volkswagen. When topping up your engine oil levels, Volkswagen recommends using Castrol EDGE Professional Longlife III 5W-30, the original engine oil your VW was first lubricated with. You can enquire at your nearest dealer(…)

Autumn driving

Of all the seasons, summer seems to speed by fastest. As leaves turn brown and the nights slowly start to draw in, we have to reluctantly accept that autumn is just round the corner. Whilst not quite throwing at us the same horrors winter is capable of, driving at this time of year does present(…)

VW’s 10 top tips on how to maximise fuel efficiency

There’s not too much influence the average VW driver can have on the cost of fuel, but it is possible to make your car more fuel efficient. The research department at Volkswagen has released some tips to help you save money on your weekly fuel bill. Drive smoothly. Research shows that heavy acceleration, abrupt braking(…)

Top holiday travel tips for VW drivers

There’s still a good few weeks left of summer. For those still to venture away on a well deserved holiday, here’s a few tips from VW on driving long distances both in the UK and on the continent. Travel correctly equipped. Make sure you’re carrying all the necessary equipment in your VW when travelling. If(…)

VW set to debut new electric vehicle with 300 mile range at Paris Motor Show

Who cares about diesel? VW has recently been pretty vocal about its intentions to move beyond combustion engines and towards electric powered vehicles. To give the statement substance, it revealed that it will be releasing 30 new electric cars by 2025, the first of which is to make its debut at the forthcoming Paris Motor(…)