Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen Car Seat Check

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When it comes to safety, the Volkswagen Golf has an exceptional reputation. The changes made to the current Golf line has been met with positive raves and reviews. The 2015 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen has a spacious interior, built with high-quality materials and most importantly, an excellent safety rating. The subtle changes has made the Golf Sportwagen more versatile and convenient. Have younger kids that require a car seat? This vehicle makes it easy for you!

“The Golf SportWagen has two sets of lower Latch anchors in the outboard seats. They sit under removable plastic covers and are easy to use. Three tether anchors are found midway down the rear seatbacks. They’re clearly labeled and also easy to use.

  • For our rear-facing infant and convertible seats, we were able to install them behind the front passenger seat without moving it forward. The installation was a snap with both car seats, which have rigid Latch connectors (convertible seat) and hooklike connectors (infant seat).
  • The forward-facing convertible also installed easily and fit well in the wagon’s backseat.
  • The booster fit well in the SportWagen’s contoured rear seats.”

Want to know more about the process of installing a car seat in the Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen? Click here to see cars.com review and video!

Upgrade: Limited Edition Passat

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When you hear “Limited Edition Passat” it’s easy to assume this title refers to a limited-production of the vehicle. However, in this case it is not true! This model is not an exclusive edition but rather an upgrade/replacement with more technology and more convenience for a lower price. If you are in the market for a Passat this is a trim option you should definitely consider.

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The Limited Edition Passat combines the best of both worlds by taking options offered in the Wolfsburg Edition and the Passat SE to create a happy medium. The Passat S still remains at the lowest price point while the SEL Premium still maintains the highest. This vehicle is only offered with a 1.8-liter, turbocharged, direct-injection TSI four-cylinder engine and a six-speed automatic transmission.

1Q_800 Want to know what this vehicle comes equipped with? Check out a snippet from Volkswagen’s press release located below:

“The new Limited Edition model offers a great value: compared with the automatic transmission S model, it has $2,755 of additional equipment, but costs just $1,555 more. The Limited Edition model introduces the following standard equipment above the S: 17-inch aluminum-alloy wheels; KESSY® keyless access with push-button start; a rearview camera; V-tex leatherette seating surfaces; heatable front seats; a power eight-way driver’s seat with power lumbar; a touchscreen radio with SiriusXM® Satellite Radio capability; 8-speaker sound system; a leather-wrapped steering wheel, parking brake, and shifter; chrome window surrounds; and front foglights.”

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Feel free to leave any comments or questions below!

Best Places to Boat in Naples, FL

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If you live in southwest Florida chances are you know someone who goes boating or owns a boat. We are located near some of the most beautiful beaches and islands, it’s hard NOT to go to the beach on the weekends. If you are a Volkswagen enthusiast looking for a vehicle powerful enough to transport a boat, the Touareg is an amazing vehicle to own. With a powerful towing capability, it makes transporting look easy.

When equipped with the towing package the Volkswagen Touareg has a towing capability of 7,716 lbs. Also, all Touaregs come standard with an all-wheel drive which adds to it’s efficiency and reliability. This is an impressive SUV with a comfortable and upscale interior, good fuel economy, a dream to drive and even includes the option of choosing a TDI engine.

Curious about where the best places are to boat or travel to around here? You’re in luck! We asked some of our staff what their favorite places are to fish or to just hang out. These are some of the hidden gems locals tend to visit:

Dock and Relax:

1. Keewaydin (submitted by Michael Pierne, Finance Manager)
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2.Coconut Island
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3. Boca Grande
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4. Captiva
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6. Snook Inn (More of a destination spot. Restaurant on the water)
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Fishing:

1. Matlacha, FL
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2. Marco Island
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If you have any more spots to add, feel free to suggest below!

You’re a Floridian If You…

If you’ve grown up in Florida, or lived here long enough, you start to become accustomed to a certain way of life. You almost can’t imagine living any other way! From the crazy news stories, perfect beach weather, Florida fashions to delicious foods, you love all the things that makes Florida, Florida.

You know you’re a Floridian if you…

Know how to pair most, if not everything, with a pair of flip-flops.
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Think winters here are cold.
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Always have a towel/beach wear in your trunk…just in case.
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Have come to accept Florida’s bipolar weather.
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Publix subs…enough said.
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Wild life doesn’t phase you. Bears, alligators and panthers, oh my!
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Have had unwanted tan lines at one time or another (flip flops tan lines).
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How to combat humidity, mosquitoes and love bugs.
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Had an annual pass for an amusement park at one time or another.
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You’re willing to walk further to the store if you can find a tree to park under.
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Have some more to add? Please feel free to leave your comments below!

Get Your CPO Vehicle with Sirius Satellite Radio

KEEPCALM Did you know that when you purchase a certified pre-owned vehicle, and it is capable of supporting of Sirius Satellite radio, you can get SiriusXM for 90 days after date of purchase? It’s a free trial for 90 days and if you like it, want more of it, you can subscribe and keep on listening!

“Welcome to commercial-free music from every genre, live play-by-play sports, the biggest news and talk, and the hottest entertainment at your fingertips, 24/7. Welcome to an All Access package that lets you listen to all of it everywhere — in your car, at home or the office on your computer, or on your smartphone and tablet.”

Read more about Sirius Satellite Radio here