Mary Ann Harden wasn’t anticipating winning a new car last month when she bought raffle tickets from her church’s fundraiser
Volkswagen has seven models in its lineup capable of achieving more than 40 highway miles per gallon (mpg).*
On May 16th, 2013, O'Steen VW was on the radio in St. Augustine. Click here to listen.
The wind blowing through your hair. The adrenaline rush as you zip along the ocean on a sunny summer day with the radio blasting. The freedom of knowing you can enjoy the nice weather to the fullest, even as you drive to and from work. Read More.
Enhancing performance. Adding a stylish feature. Amenities that compliment a personal lifestyle.
Those are just a few of the reasons why people choose to add Genuine Volkswagen Accessories to their vehicle models after purchase. Here's a brief overview of some of the VW accessories that can be added to your vehicle before we get into some of the specifics. Read More.
Glenn Adams, National Eagle Scout Association president and keynote speaker; C. Clayton Bromberg, 2012 Eagle Class honoree and president of Underwood Jewelers; and Jack Sears Jr., Scout Executive of the Boy Scouts of America's North Florida Council and Rotarian, are joined by 85 Eagle Scouts who attended the Rotary Club of Jacksonville's 26th annual Eagle Scout Recognition Luncheon at the Omni Hotel on April 22.
Congratulations to the 306 Scouts from the 17-county council who achieved BSA's highest rank in 2012.
It's simply known as "the people's car."
How it came to be is detailed in a recently released book titled, "The People's Car: A Global History of the Volkswagen Beetle'" from its German roots (VW is a German automaker after all) to its 21 million total sales across the world until production halted in 2003. Read More.
Initiatives to become “greener” are being undertaken by automotive companies largely due to looming fuel economy regulations that are slated to be in place by the year 2025. According to many close to the situation, it’s believed that every new vehicle coming off the assembly line by 2025 will have a mandatory 55 mpg fuel economy requirement, as well as other emissions standards. Read More.
As a car lover, you're likely to look at a bevy of various "best of" lists and "car of the year" lists, to see which cars are getting recognized in terms of technology, design, performance and safety. Read More.
There have been a lot of notable anniversaries taking place lately. For instance, over the next few weeks, many are sure to be enamored with the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, which coincidentally happens to be commemorating its 75th year. Switching to automotive gears, you may recall how in 2011, Chevrolet celebrated its 100th anniversary. But not to be overshadowed in another notable anniversary on four wheels is Volkswagen and the 50th anniversary of its Formula Vee motorsport series. Read More.
On March 7, 2013, O'Steen VW was on the radio in St. Augustine. Click here to listen.
Hybrid is a word that peaks the interest of many people shopping for a vehicle. It has becomes synonymous with the term fuel efficiency. It is the vehicle build of the future, and one that will allow us to depend a little bit less on fuel in our daily travel. Hybrid also has a little bit of a stigma that follows it. Many people believe that you sacrifice power for fuel efficiency, but the new VW Diesel Hybrid blows that theory out of the water. You get everything that you could want in one vehicle such as power and fuel efficiency. Read more.
The Jetta Sedan has been in production since 1979. It has been a customer favorite in regards to VW passenger cars. It has proven to be a reliable and comfortable vehicle that has evolved with the times. The latest Jetta has made the leap into the hybrid generation. It is a vehicle that can provide a great deal of power without draining your gas tank. Read more.
When it comes time to purchase a new vehicle the first person that people ask is, how much can I get for my current vehicle? There are several options for discarding of your current vehicle in exchange for a newer one, but one of the most common methods is by trade-in.