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2016 Volkswagen Vehicles Are More Connected Than Ever

Volkswagen's 2016 models are bringing the technology! According to VW's Media Newsroom, the all-new MIB II infotainment system will be available later this year on most 2016 Volkswagen vehicles. The infotainment system not only creates the foundation for the next generation of Volkswagen’s Car-Net connected vehicle services platform, but also offers one of the most comprehensive suites of connected vehicle services and features available in the automotive industry today. The new technology will provide consumers access to information, right at their fingertips, available across nearly the entire Volkswagen range.


Under the VW Car-Net connected vehicle services umbrella…
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R8 vs. F1

This is an interesting picture of the technology in both a R8 side-by-side with the F1 Audi race car.
Looks like you may actually be driving a race car...
 
Proof...there A LOT of technology in a car you can actually drive!
Look at the one you could test drive HERE.
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Tom Wood Nissan GM Attends EV Charging Station Event

Continuing their dedication to green vehicles and technology, Nissan has partnered with the Anderson-based Ricker Oil Company to install electric vehicle charging stations at select gas stations around Central Indiana. Working with the Greater Indiana Clean Cities Coalition, the Ricker's BP at East 38th Street and Fall Creek Parkway in Indianapolis hosted a ribbon cutting event for a new charging station on March 20th.



Tom Wood Nissan General Manager Ken Kassenbrock attended the event...
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The 2015 Toyota Camry's Interior Is The Place To Be!

There's a good reason why the Toyota Camry has been the best-selling vehicle in America for 12 years running. It's due to the fact that Toyota has created and continually refined a package that provides premium quality paired with benchmark safety and reliability.

 

For 2015, Toyota has stuck to the trend. Not only have they kept the safety and reliability the Camry is known for, they have further refined the Camry inside and...

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Audi Advanced Key

The Audi Advanced Key is the next step into keyless vehicle entry. This key gives you access to your Audi and all of its functions without it ever having to leave your pocket, which is extremely convenient.

 

How does it work? Your Audi has sensors all throughout the car that can detect if the key is within five feet. Likewise, the Advanced Key has a radio pulse generator that will send signals back to your...

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2015 Porsche Cayenne: Assistance Systems

When Porsche unveiled the Cayenne more than a decade ago, it spurred the launch of the luxury sports SUV market. The Cayenne has been considered the benchmark of this segment because of its performance capabilities and the standard features and amenities that can be found on the range of Cayenne models.

 

One feature that has increased driver comfort and safety is Porsche Active Safe (PAS). PAS is a warning system that Porsche has integrated into...

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Fact vs. Fiction, Ford's Plug-In Hybrids

Even though plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHEVs) have been on the market for quite some time, there are still questions and concerns about their usability.  These concerns are typical with any upcoming industry, especially since internal-combustion engines have been around for more than a century and have worked perfectly fine since.

 

Ford is on their third-generation of hybrid technology and is continuously updating it. The best way to think about the PHEV market is to think...

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Toyota Launches TeenDrive365 Distracted Driving Simulator

Automobile crashes are the leading cause of death among teenagers. Inexperience, youthful exuberance, and constant distractions are some of the many factors that cause teenagers to crash their cars, especially during the first year they receive their license.

 

Toyota has offered a solution to get teenagers more experience behind the wheel by launching TeenDrive365. The program is designed to help foster better, ongoing communication between parents and teens through engaging online tools, expert advice and...

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3D Sound for the 2016 Q7

As if Audi couldn't stuff more technology into its lineup, they've surprised everyone, especially the audiophiles, by creating the newest innovation in in-car audio. It's just a fact, we love listening to music while cruising to our destinations and Audi has taken heed to this.

 

This newest bit of audio heaven will be first put to use in the 2016 Audi Q7. The luxury SUV, packed with all sorts of technology like

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Tom Wood Subaru Hosts Pet Microchipping Event

Tom Wood Subaru, in partnership with the Humane Society of Indianapolis, will be holding a microchipping event this Saturday, December 20th. This event is in support of the Subaru 'Share the Love' Event, which is taking place now through January 2nd.



The event will run from 10:00 - 1:00 and will be held at the dealership, located at 96th and Keystone. We will be charging $15 for each microchip, and Tom Wood Subaru will...
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