Volkswagen Connect allows you to check every journey you take, each route you travel, the mileage covered and you will be notified when your car is due its next service.
To get this on your smartphone:
- Download the IOS or Google Play App
- Visit your local Volkswagen retailer at your convenience to pick up a DataPlug free of charge
- Plug it into your car’s diagnostic-port
- You are set to go.
Volkswagen Connect is available for many of our models built since 2008.
Your digital vehicle log will record all your journeys from start to finish; route taken, duration, time and cost per journey.
Using the detailed view, you will be able analyse your driving style and check out statistics on average speed, driving time and mileage whenever you desire.
You will also be able to specify a purpose for your journey, categorise it and export all the data in PDF form.
In the Driving Style section, the app records acceleration, rpm, speed, braking and coolant temperature data and automatically calculates your "Efficient Driving" score.
You can improve your style with the help of hints and tips provided by the app, and collect points for efficient driving with the various efficiency categories.
The Fuel Monitor records all your fuel fill-ups and stores the data in a handy overview.
The app will recognise when you have filled up with fuel and will automatically send you a notification, where you will have the option of adding additional details. So you always know when you last fueled up.
This will ensure that you can keep track of what it costs you to keep your vehicle on the roac each month.
This section shows you where your vehicle is located, displaying the time you parked or with more information such as when paid-parking is set to end.
There are also two buttons:
- Route - showing you how to get there
- Share - allowing you to send the vehicle location to other passengers
You can zoom in and out of the map with the swipe of your finger.
Enjoy your drive more with changing challenges and tasks, test yourself against other Volkswagen drivers and collect points and trophies.
You can collect the efficient driving award by avoiding short journeys for example.
When you reach a certain score, you will move to the next level and unlock even more challenges.
It displays our Service Partners and allows you to call them directly from the app, allowing you to stay in touch with Volkswagen Service when you're on the road.
If you have any questions on the performance of your vehicle, simply send over the vehicle data via the app to the Service Partner of your choice and
arrange a Service appointment tailored to your precise needs.
If you have a technical problem or even an accident, you will be able to directly contact the Volkswagen Roadside Assianace or the 24-hour breakdown services with a touch of a button.
This section of the app will provide you with all the most important information about your vehicle in one place. It will display alerts explaining issues or recommending the course of action.
If you need to, you can also directly contact your preferred Retailer or call the Volkswagen Emergency Call Centre.