You’re probably not familiar with the ChumpCar World Series racing series. Fair enough. But you should be. It goes by the slogan, “Real racing. Real tracks. Real cheap cars”, which, more concisely, is “Real awesome.” A few of Clarkdale’s service techs have been running a ChumpCar team for the past couple of seasons, building up, working […]Read more "Martini Racers, ChumpCar World Series and The 36 Hours of Spokane"
Attention all Volkswagen NEW OWNERS! You’re invited to Clarkdale’s VW Owners Clinic, taking place June 14th. Ask our service technicians your questions, see demonstrations and learn all there is to know about your VW! VW Owner Clinic: Get to know your Volkswagen and the Clarkdale Dealership After 51 years in business, there isn’t much that shocks us […]Read more "VW Owners Clinic – June 14th at Clarkdale Volkswagen"
Join our Automotive Team! Do you love being around high quality import cars and great people? Do you have a passion for providing extraordinary service to customers? At Clarkdale Volkswagen, professionalism and customer service excellence are a habit and not the exception. Our company is a great place to work! We believe that our enthusiastic […]Read more "VW Dealer Careers at Clarkdale Volkswagen: SALES CONSULTANTS"
I was born on the sunshine coast of British Columbia. One great early childhood memory was when my Uncle came to visit from Vancouver with his brand new car. We all went outside to see it and that is when I fell in love with VW’s. It was a baby blue original Beetle convertible. I […]Read more "Meet Michal Morley – Sales Consultant at Clarkdale Volkswagen"
Growing up on the West Coast of Canada has been an absolute treat! When I was 16 years old I bought my first VW, a 1988 Jetta, and I was hooked. After that it was an ‘86 Jetta for my years spent at The University of Victoria, and then jumped into an ‘01 Jetta after […]Read more "Lucas Beck : Sales Consultant at Clarkdale Volkswagen"
I moved to Vancouver on a sabbatical year from my university education in 2006-2007. After falling for Vancouver and its amazing surroundings, I moved back here in June 2008 after completion of my degree in the biological sciences. I used to play competitive tennis, so during my time off I try to hit the courts. […]Read more "Sara Nowak – Sales Consultant at Clarkdale Volkswagen"
Rally enthusiasts have been holding their breaths in anticipation of Volkswagen’s announcement confirming their intention to compete in the World Rally Championship. Rumors have been circulating, tying the German manufacturer to the WRC campaign since the series confirmed its new 1600cc-based regulations. It has been reported that VW has allocated a budget of 100 million […]Read more "Volkswagen To Enter World Rally Championship"
It’s true. VW optimists, outstretch your hands. VW pessimists, withdraw your wallets. The Golf R emigrates to Canada in one year’s time. more photos? check Clarkdale VW website UPDATE OCTOBER 3rd 2011: BREAKING GOLF R NEWS! Today, Volkswagen Canada announced the price of the 2012 Golf R: $39,675. Not only does this significantly undercut the […]Read more "The Volswagen Golf R emigrates to Canada in one year’s time."
You hear the term “viral video” all the time, and something that is claimed to be one, rarely is. Part of being a viral video is that it isn’t supposed to be from a corporate source. Well, what happens when a giant car company creates one of the great Super Bowl ads in some time, […]Read more "Volkswagen’s Super Bowl Commercials"
Back in the late 80’s, every high school seemed to have one. You know what I’m talking about: the unofficial Scirocco car club. The guys whose love of the Volkswagen Scirocco seemed to outweigh the need for many things – including girlfriends. That’s simply how important their car was to them. Well, have no fear, […]Read more "Scirocco may come back to North American Market"