Archive for June, 2016

2016 Volkswagen Golf vs 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI

Monday, June 27th, 2016
VW Golf vs VW Golf GTI

What is the Difference Between the VW Golf and VW Golf GTI?

The Volkswagen Golf family is some of the most economical fun-to-drive vehicles on the market today. The Golf’s hatchback body style provides drivers with a useful amount of cargo space and each one of the Golf family members offers qualities that make each one great in its own way. You may be wondering what is the difference between the VW Golf and VW Golf GTI? The largest difference between the two hatchbacks is what is under the hood. Keep reading to see more differences between the two.   (more…)

Volkswagen Introduces All-New 2017 Golf Alltrack

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
2017 volkswagen golf alltrack

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Features and Engine Specs

The all-new model for 2017 is the Golf Alltrack which is compact wagon that shares the same build as the Golf family. Keep reading to see the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack features and engine specs.  The 2017 Golf Alltrack will be equipped with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder TSI gasoline engine that is rated at 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. At first, it will be available with a six-speed dual-clutch DSG automatic transmission and a six-speed manual transmission will be available at a later date. The Alltrack will have 4Motion all-wheel drive system and in normal driving, the Alltrack acts like a front-wheel drive car for better fuel economy but as soon as the system detects wheel slip, up to 50 percent of the drive torque can be shipped to the rear wheels.   (more…)

What is Mazda I-ACTIVSENSE?

Thursday, June 16th, 2016
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I-ACTIVSENSE Active Safety Features

What is Mazda i-ACTIVSENSE? Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE is an umbrella term that the automaker uses to cover a series of advanced safety technologies developed in line with Mazda proactive safety. I-ACTIVSENSE  includes active safety features that support safer driving by helping the driver to recognize potential hazards. The pre-crash safety technologies help to avoid collisions or reduce their severity in they are unavoidable. Here are some of the main active safety features that Mazda offers and how they each work.   (more…)

Quick Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Father’s Day 2016 Last Minute Gift Ideas

Not sure what to get dad for Father’s Day or haven’t even thought about what to get him yet? Let us help out. Father’s Day is right around the corner on June 19th, 2016 and if you need a great last minute gift then check out these Father’s Day 2016 last minute gift ideas.   (more…)

Dog Friendly Areas in the Milwaukee Area

Friday, June 10th, 2016
dog parks milwaukee wi dog playing with ball

Dog Parks in Milwaukee, WI

Do you live in the Milwaukee area and are you looking for safe places to take your dog so they can run around, socialize with other dogs and just have fun? Check out the dog parks in the Milwaukee area. Currently the Milwaukee County has 7 off-leash dog parks. Before you go, make sure that your dog is licensed by your municipality and that you have your dog exercise area permit.   (more…)