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A driver entering a destination into the Volkswagen Navigation System

Can I manually enter a destination for the Volkswagen Navigation System?

If you’re the type of person who frequently goes on trips or heads to unfamiliar places, then a navigation system in a car is a very useful aid for you. The navigation system in Volkswagen models is quite sophisticated with detailed and up-to-date information, while providing user-friendly controls. Along with its automatic settings with locations, the Volkswagen Navigation System also enables you to manually enter a destination. Read the rest of this entry >>

Tire Pressure Monitoring System in 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan

How the Volkswagen Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Works

It’s important to have properly inflated tires for your car. Overinflated tires decrease the ability to control your car and can result in an explosive flat, while underinflated tires also decrease vehicle control, along with reducing the life of the tire and fuel economy. Thankfully, Volkswagen vehicles make it easy to know if you have the correct tire pressure with the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). To learn how the TPMS works, view here. Read the rest of this entry >>

Demonstration of Volkswagen Voice Control Help function on an infotainment system touchscreen

How to Use the Voice Recognition “Help” Function in a Volkswagen Car

Volkswagen aims to provide a convenient driving experience, including providing easy access to information. This can easily be accomplished via the voice recognition “Help” function, with commands to help you get the information that you need about the features and services of your car. To learn how to use the voice recognition “Help” function, view here. Read the rest of this entry >>

Graphic of Volkswagen MEB architecture

The Groundbreaking Volkswagen MEB Platform Honored at Autonomous Vehicle Technology Awards

Volkswagen MEB Platform and 2019 AVT ACES Award

The Volkswagen MEB (Modularer Elektrobaukasten) electric vehicle platform is the core component of Volkswagen’s push to produce many electric cars in the upcoming years, including the Volkswagen I.D. family of electric vehicles. Recently, at the 2019 AVT ACES awards, which was hosted by Autonomous Vehicle Technology (AVT), Volkswagen was honored for its work on the groundbreaking MEB platform. Read the rest of this entry >>

Graphic that Describes the Volkswagen Automotive Cloud

What is the partnership with Volkswagen and Microsoft?

Volkswagen, an icon of the automotive world, and Microsoft, an icon of the tech world, recently formed a strategic partnership with the aim of accelerating Volkswagen’s digital transformation. For the strategic partnership, Volkswagen and Microsoft will develop the “Volkswagen Automotive Cloud,” one of the largest dedicated automotive industry clouds for all future Volkswagen digital services and mobility offerings. Read the rest of this entry >>