Volkswagen Connectivity Services
What is Connectivity?
Volkswagen's connectivity services bring digitalisation into your Volkswagen and offer you more comfort, safety and entertainment. Connect your vehicle to the Internet to get real-time traffic information, reminders for your next service interval, streaming and Internet radio or rapid assistance in the event of a breakdown.
Please note that availability and prerequisites for individual functions depend on the service selected.
We Connect and We Connect Start
The next generation of mobile online services. You are always online if you want to be in all We Connect-ready 1 vehicles, such as the all-new Golf, Passat, T-Roc Cabriolet and many other new Volkswagen vehicles from model year 2021. And with We Connect Start2, you’ve got the right connection with your ID. model, too. Thanks to the permanently installed eSIM card, your Volkswagen is ready to go online from the outset.
With Car-Net mobile online services, you arrive at your destination quicker and stay informed. Real-time traffic information, available parking spaces and filling station prices, all integrated into the navigation system with Car-Net ‘Guide & Inform’.
Your smartphone as a remote control, with Car-Net ‘Security & Service’, you can lock and unlock doors and the luggage compartment with ease using the We Connect app.3
We Connect Go
Want to use practical connectivity features in your Volkswagen, but don't have We Connect or Car-Net in your vehicle? No problem. Together with our DataPlug, the “We Connect Go” app connects you instantly with your new vehicle or model from 2008 onwards4. That’s plug and play connectivity from Volkswagen.
Expand your cpckpit - App Connect puts your chosen smartphone apps on your infotainment system’s touchscreen: Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™ from Google and MirrorLink® - all three innovative technologies are available and offer additional useful and entertaining functions. 5
Which services are available to you?
Is your Volkswagen equipped with We Connect or Car-Net? Or can it be retrofitted with We Connect Go? Here is a first look, with no obligations, at which mobile online services are available in the vehicle of your choice.