It is the ultimate budget performance car! the Volkswagen GTI Available in Tacoma offers a great deal in terms of a powerful engine, a strong braking system, and special interior and exterior trim pieces for its affordable price. For this reason, it has been a favorite among many thrill-seeking drivers for years on end. It also features a sport-tuned suspension that competently cushions its passengers from the discomfort of uneven road surfaces, whether on tarmac or off-road; it does this without compromising its tight and firm sporty character.

 Volkswagen GTI Available in Tacoma

The Volkswagen GTI available in Tacoma sports a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 200 horsepower and 207 pound-feet of torque. It comes with a standard six-speed manual transmission, and an optional six-speed dual-clutch automated manual (DSG). With the manual, this engine can push the GTI from zero to 60mph in a blistering 7.3 seconds. As concerns fuel economy, the GTI gets an average rating doing 24 mpg city, 33 mpg highway, and 27 mpg combined with the DSG. The manual transmission will achieve a rating of 21 mpg city, 31 mpg highway, and 25 mpg combined. There is an option of a partial-zero-emissions-vehicle (PZEV) engine for this model. All models come in front wheel drive.


The Volkswagen GTI Available in Tacoma does not compromise on safety. It comes equipped to safely ferry you and family or friends to wherever you may want to go; it is built to make sure that you arrive at your destination without a scratch regardless of the speeds you wish to drive at. Some of the features that help it do this include antilock brakes, traction control and stability control, full-length side curtain airbags and front-seat side airbags. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gives the GTI a top rating of “Good” in side-impact, roof-strength tests, and frontal-offset. This means that even if rammed by another vehicle, or if the GTI rolls in an accident, its passengers have a good chance of coming out unscathed. The braking system of the Volkswagen GTI Available in Tacoma needs 129 feet to bring the GTI to a stop from 60 mph.


Do not take our word for it; come down and test drive the Volkswagen GTI Available in Tacoma for yourself. I am sure you will not want to go home without it.

30 Oct 2013

The Volkswagen Golf Available in Tacoma is one of the most popular small hatchbacks, mainly because it has been around since the 1970s. For years, it has maintained its reputation of being a car that excels in performance, utility, design, safety, comfort, and handling. There are four-door and two-door body-style options for the current Volkswagen Golf Available in Tacoma.

Volkswagen Golf Available in Tacoma

The 2013 Volkswagen Golf Available in Tacoma is offered in two main trim levels: the 2.5L and the TDI. The base 2.5L come with standard features like full power accessories, 15-inch steel wheels, keyless entry, heated mirrors, air-conditioning, cruise control, front seat adjustable lumbar, a height-adjustable driver seat, a height-adjustable front center armrest, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a cooled glovebox, a trip computer, and an eight-speaker sound system that has an auxiliary audio jack and a CD player. It also offers a Convenience package that adds leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, heated front seats, and Bluetooth phone connectivity. An additional Convenience & Sunroof package offers all the above plus a multifunction steering wheel, a touchscreen audio interface, a sunroof, satellite radio, a six-CD changer, and an iPod/USB audio interface. The Golf TDI comes with all the base model features minus the sunroof, and it adds 17-inch alloy wheels, a lower ride height, a sport-tuned suspension, heated windshield washer nozzles, foglights, and ambient lighting. It also offers a Sunroof & Navigation package that adds a navigation system and sunroof, but takes away the auxiliary audio jack and the compass. An additional Tech package comes with the Sunroof & Navigation package features, plus adaptive LED running lights, bi-xenon headlights, a premium Dynaudio sound system, and keyless ignition/entry.


The base model of the Volkswagen Golf Available in Tacoma is powered by a 2.5-liter five-cylinder that makes 170 horsepower along with 177 pound-feet of torque. Offered as standard is a five-speed manual transmission, with a six-speed automatic being optional. This engine’s fuel economy is rated at 26 mpg combined (24 mpg city/31 mpg highway) for the automatic. The Golf TDI, on the other hand, offers better fuel economy, which is rated at an impressive 30 mpg in the city, 42mpg on the highway, and 34 mpg combined. It comes with a 2.0-liter diesel inline-4 turbocharged engine that produces 140 horsepower and a robust 236 pound-feet of torque. This engine comes with a standard six-speed manual transmission and an optional six-speed automated manual (DSG) transmission. The Golf TDI, with the manual transmission, can sprint from zero to 60 mph in just 8.7 seconds.

23 Oct 2013

The Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma is a solid choice for a mid-sized sedan in North America as it has a lot to offer. The latest model offers a longer wheelbase and more rear-seat room for passengers. The diesel-fueled Jetta is also quite fuel-efficient. Inside the cabin, the Volkswagen Jetta is quite spacious, and it offers a comfortable ride with a wide variety of standard features to work with. It comes in several trim level: the S, the SE, the SEL and the TDI trim levels. There is a rich balance of power and fuel economy in whichever one of these options.

Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma

The Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma comes with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder Turbo-diesel that produces 140 horsepower at 4,000 rpm on the curve and 236 pound-feet of torque at 1,750 rpm. A five-speed manual transmission is standard and a six-speed automatic is optional. EPA estimated fuel economy figures are an impressive 30mpg in the city and 42 mpg on the highway for the automatic sedan. These numbers increase slightly if you use regular unleaded gasoline. It is important though, to highlight that the torque from the powerful yet quiet diesel engines is swift and gives an exciting ride and performance, and still maintains comfort and reasonable composure with good acceleration.

The Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma comes standard with traction and stability control, front seat airbags, side curtain airbags and active front head restraints. All Jetta models apart from the Base model have both front and rear anti-lock disc brakes with Brake Assist. The base model has rear drums. In crash tests, the Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma ranked an overall score of four stars (out of an achievable five). Within that assessment, it earned four stars for overall front crash protection and five stars for overall side-crash protection. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety ranked the Jetta in it’s best possible rating of “Good” in the fore-offset, side and roof strength tests.

Come down to our offices today and test drive the awesome Volkswagen Jetta Available in Tacoma for yourself. Our staffs are ready to assist you in any way so that you can fulfill your desire of owning your own Volkswagen Jetta.

15 Oct 2013

The world-recognizable silhouette of the Beetle is a timeless design that has been providing fun for generations.  Retro cool meets high tech innovation in this unique coupe. The Beetle has always taken economy to heart.  The engine of the Volkswagen Beetle available in Tacoma is a standard 2.5-liter, in-line 5-cylinder engine that gets an excellent, estimated 22 city/31highway mpg.  And this engine is also rated at 177 lbs/ft of torque, so drivers have good acceleration and passing power in a sporty and fuel efficient ride.

 Volkswagen Beetle Available in Tacoma

Fun means quick handling, and the available Electromechanical Power Steering system gives the Volkswagen Beetle available in Tacoma street cred for responsiveness.  Drivers can also opt for available Sport Suspension and DSG performance transmission for high performance cornering, shifting, and acceleration.


The Volkswagen Beetle available in Tacoma protects you on all sides with its impressive safety features.  Four airbags come standard on every Beetle, as well as Anti-lock Braking system (ABS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), and the ingenious Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS).  ICRS turns off the fuel pump, unlocks the doors, and activates the hazard lights automatically in the event of collision.  Volkswagen knows how to provide piece of mind.


Modern style meets urban utility in the roomy interior of the Beetle.  The leather-wrapped, multi-function, sport steering wheel allows you to operate the entertainment system, trip computer, and compatible Bluetooth devices, keeping you connected.  Available color matched dashboard matches dash color to the exterior hue, and three customizable interior ambient lighting colors allow you to match the lighting to your mood.  And the clever, original glovebox design is given a modern upgrade so drivers have two gloveboxes for the price of one.


Technology is always changing, and the Volkswagen Beetle available in Tacoma has its finger on the pulse of innovation.  Bluetooth lets you make calls and play music with voice commands, and available Touchscreen sound system and Touchscreen navigation puts your music, HD Radio, and directions at your fingertips.


The chic, retro curves of the Beetle are beautifully executed and handsomely updated.  The cool, 17-inch Turbine wheels and available 19-inch alloy wheels give a high performance, sporty look, while the sensual, arcing lines give a nod to heritage with modern sophistication.


To see the Volkswagen Beetle available in Tacoma in person, contact the friendly staff at Larson Volkswagen.  They’d love to help you with a test drive.

7 Oct 2013