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Volkswagen Passat Has Many Safety Features

Here at East Coast Volkswagen, a lot of the talk here lately has been about the Passat. It's all new and refreshed, meaning there's a lot of features that are looking out for you, even if you happen to get the meat sweats.

No, there isn't a meat sweats cure, but, the Passat does have a blind spot monitor available in the sedan, so you can keep your focus on the road…

Volkswagen Delivers the Goods with Gorgeous 2016 Passat

A veritable living legend of the German automaker's lineup and an icon of the midsize sedan segment, the appeal of the VW Passat is seemingly evergreen. Much like a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses, this is a four-door that never goes out of style.

How can we at East Coast Volkswagen make such a bold assertion? The clip below -- a video review of the Passat from our friends at MotorWeek -- holds the answer:

Climb the Passat's trim ladder to the top rung and there you'll discover the downright decked-out SEL Premium.

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2016 VW Tiguan is the Compact SUV You've Been Searching For

Boasting slick style, a potent powertrain and an altogether astounding array of onboard amenities is the 2016 VW Tiguan, our chic compact crossover.

And if you're at all unfamiliar with it, fret not. Your chums at East Coast Volkswagen at here to get you all caught up. Get things going with the following video from YouCar, which provides a closer look at the Tiguan's interior and exterior:

We could sing the praises of the Tiguan's powertrain till we're blue in the face. This turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder, paired with a six-speed automatic transmission ...

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VW Aims to Secure Compact Sedan Crown with 2016 Jetta

We at East Coast Volkswagen would like to extend our gratitude to our esteemed German automaker. It hit an out-of-the-park homerun with its compact sedan segment mainstay, the 2016 VW Jetta.

Will you fall for this four-door as rapidly as we did? Click "play" on the clip below -- a video review of the Jetta from AutoMotoTV -- to make that determination:

At the outset of the Jetta's model range is where you'll find the excellently appointed base trim, the 1.4T S.

Standard features on this iteration include 15-inch steel wheels, keyless entry, heated mirrors ...

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Welcomes the Holiday Season With the "Sign Then Drive" Event

The holiday season is a time for both giving and receiving. We at East Coast Volkswagen are excited to be a part of the process with our Volkswagen Sign Then Drive Event this Black Friday! You could save up to $1,000 with zero down and zero percent APR on your next lease or purchase. Find out more when you read the article from in the link below!

Volkswagen Passat Gets Classier

Since it first debuted in 1973, the Volkswagen Passat has offered families winning style, solid gas mileage, and the sort of German panache you expect from the purveyors of Das Auto. For the 2016 model year, this fabled midsize sedan is getting an evolutionary update inside and out to keep it on point.


Autotrader Amazed by All-New 2015 VW Golf SportWagen

There's an fresh-faced ride on the roster here at East Coast Volkswagen and it seems set to create some serious waves throughout the automotive landscape.

The name of that newbie?

Why, none other than the all-new 2015 VW Golf SportWagen. Scope it in the clip below:

While there are two engines within the Golf SportWagen catalog, we tend to favor the slightly brawnier -- and more efficient -- TDI option.

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Famous Heart-Melting Dog Joins The Old Wives Tales

Tuna was bred irresponsibly. He's a Chihuahua-dachshund mix (or "chiweenie," for those who love portmanteaus), but his neglectful breeder likely allowed related dogs to mate, leaving Tuna born with severe defects. Possibly because of these defects-- a recessed jaw and severe under bite-- he was abandoned at the side of the road near San Diego. He was only a four month old puppy. But this sad story has a happy ending! Tuna was adopted by a loving family, and five years later he not only has hi

It's Not All Flower Vases: The Volkswagen Beetle Has a Long History of Racing

When you think of the Volkswagen Beetle, you might think, "girl car." You picture a cute, rounded little bug with a picture-perfect little flower vase mounted to the dash. It's attractive, but it's not tough. Well, we're telling you, you've been duped all this time! It turns out the Beetle has a longer history of racing than any other model still on the track today. They've been used for decades in road racing, rally racing, and even rallycross. In Global RallyCross, these little cars must h