Archive for the ‘Stories of Interest’ Category

This VW Beetle Convertible Was Turned into a Shark Cage!

Friday, July 27th, 2018
fish and shark swimming above a reef

If you are one of the millions of people who partake in watching Shark Week, then you are going to love this! A few years ago, a Volkswagen Beetle Convertible was turned into an underwater vehicle that was capable of exploring the reefs in the ocean. If that isn’t cool enough for you, they also were able to drive underwater in the convertible with the sharks! Check out the video below to see the underwater Volkswagen for yourself! (more…)

Activities to do This Summer for You and the Family

Friday, July 27th, 2018
fair at night

Summer is a great time to take a vacation or even just one day off work and enjoy some time with your family before the kids go back to school. While the kids are home from school during the summer they might run out of things to do to keep them occupied. If this is the case in your household, it can get exhausting for you to constantly find things for them to do. We understand this and want to help! In this blog post, we put together a list of activity ideas for you to keep in mind the next time that your little one says they are bored. Keep reading below for some helpful ideas! (more…)

VW Makes Innovative Decision to Put I.D. BUZZ into Production

Friday, September 1st, 2017
Yellow Exterior Volkswagen I.D. Buzz

Release Date for the Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ Zero-Emission Electric Car

Ever since its debut several decades ago, the Volkswagen Microbus has become one of the most iconic vehicles ever made. Everywhere it’s gone—music festivals in the 60s and 70s, modern-day beaches around the world, and countless side quests in between—priceless memories have been made. Now, Volkswagen is preparing to release the proud descendant of the Microbus, the I.D. BUZZ. Keep on reading to learn all about the release date for the Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ zero-emission electric car. (more…)

What are some of the features on the Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Concept?

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
ID Buzz Concept

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Concept Features

Volkswagen is helping to shape the upcoming era of electric mobility with the I.D. BUZZ concept. The I.D. BUZZ concept was presented at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The concept is a zero-emissions vehicle that gives compelling design to electric mobility and reflects a transformation of the brand and its vehicles. Watch this short video released by Volkswagen to learn about some of the Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ concept features.

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Stay connected on the go with these smart car apps

Monday, August 22nd, 2016
Top 5 Car Apps for Android and iPhones

Top 5 Car Apps for Android and iPhones

Nobody ought to play Candy Crush or Pokemon Go behind the wheel, but there are plenty of savvy apps that can help you stay connected and in tune with your driving experience. From navigation to repair, these are the Top 5 Car Apps for Android and iPhones. You’ll notice we list multiple apps, as we really categorized them by a sort of “type,” with apps that are available in iTunes often not being equally available in the Play Store. (more…)

Best places to go in Las Vegas for Pokemon Go

Monday, July 25th, 2016
Pokemon Go PokeStop Map Las Vegas NV

Pokemon Go PokeStop Map Las Vegas NV

Pokemon Go is clearly a craze that’s been hitting the nation pretty hard, which seems to be a positive thing for those who are playing respectfully. We’ve probably all heard some horror stories by now about trespassing issues or those who are simply not staying aware, but as long as you’re staying safe and keeping things legal, why not have fun? We’ve already found this great Pokemon Go PokeStop Map for the Las Vegas NV area, but we have other tips for those playing the game as well. (more…)

Summer road trip must-haves for a great vacation

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
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10 things to pack for a summer road trip

We’re so close to summer we can literally feel it. Things are heating up here in Las Vegas, and while plenty of people are taking road trips from the east to come visit us, we predict just as many Nevada residents are looking to explore southern states and the east coast. If this sounds like you, you’re probably wondering what sorts of things you’ll need to make the long hours in the car more entertaining and comfortable. This is our list of the top 10 things to pack for a summer road trip, but it’s by no means comprehensive. (more…)

Don’t Drip and Drive, Visit Our Service Center Instead

Friday, October 30th, 2015
Oil Change Service Las Vegas

At Findlay North Volkswagen, we’ve heard it all. That’s why, in the video below, we weren’t too surprised by this car owner’s story: (more…)

Trekking through Mexico with an Autonomous VW

Friday, October 30th, 2015
2016 Volkswagen Passat

Bringing autonomous vehicles to the automotive market has presented itself as quite the conundrum as of late. Fortunately, a team of tech-savvy folks were able to overcome the obstacles and create an autonomous Volkswagen Passat. After equipping the Passat with high-tech sensors, laser scanners, cameras, radar, and a navigation system, the team mapped out a meticulously laid out route that would have them traveling 1,500-miles through Mexico. While the team claims that the ride was largely uneventful, the trek has been recognized as the longest-ever driverless journey. For an inside look at this driverless trek, press play on the video below: (more…)