Volkswagen TechConnect Event - 24th - 30th June
The Volkswagen TechConnect Event is on Saturday 24th-30th June. Experience the latest in automotive innovation and technology available across the 172 range. We are also offering:
Light assists provides comfort and safety on the road by means of automatic main beam control. A camera on the interior mirror observes the traffic. Above 60km/h and in complete darkness, Light Assist automatically switches on the main-beam headlights. The system detects vehicles travelling ahead and oncoming traffic, and automatically dips the headlights before they are dazzled.
The Active Info Display presents data and information about the vehicle directly in the cockpit. The high-resolution 31.2 com (12inch) screen replaces the conventional speedometer and allows five different views to be tailored ideally to personal needs.
Monotonous stretches of road, narrowing lanes and tight country roads can all test your concentration on long journeys. Lane Assist helps you to better assess these situations and to minimise risk by helping to prevent accidents caused by unintentionally wandering our of lane, and represents a major safety gain on motorways and major trunk.
ACC (Adaptive Cruise Control) helps to avoid accidents by always keeping your cat at a safe distance from the traffic ahead. Working together with the radar-controlled Front Assist traffic monitoring system, our adaptive cruise control system keeps you a safe distance from the vehicle in front and that makes driving much easier in slow traffic and stop and go traffic.
App-Connect includes three innovative systems which you can use to display your smartphone apps on your touchscreen infotainment system - MirrorLink, Android Auto from Google, and Apple CarPlay.
Volkswagen Connect in an App exclusive to Volkswagen drivers. Once connected and activated your in-car worlds is available on your mobile. It allows you to look at your driving behavior - acceleration and braking behavior, and it evaluates both. It gives your real time details of mileage, next service, fuel level, trip history including start, finish and duration. It will give you details on your monthly fule costs including fuel consumption between fill-ups.
With Park Assist,, your car will practically park itself, cleverly steering into the tightest of spaces at the touch of a button. All you have to do is work the pedals. With Park Assist on your car it's like having your own personal parking attendant. Our parallel parking system helps you park with ease - even in tight spots.
Our rear view camera lets you spot any obstacles behind your car - even moving ones - quickly and easily, thanks to the camera built into the boot. The camera start working as soon as you put your car into reverse gear. It shows the area behind your car on your radio or radio navigation system display offering you a clear graphic lines guide you to the optimal steering lock, guaranteeing fuss-free, smooth parking.
For more information contact our Sales Teams on 096 79 000 (Volkswagen Ballina) or 071 911 5333 (VW Sligo).