Wither Fobs?

Remember when you needed 2 keys to operate your car: one for the doors/trunk, the other to turn the ignition? Keys gave way to fobs, and now fobs are giving way to your phone. Polestars and Teslas pair up with your phone, so you don’t have to carry around that fob...

Battery Recycling

Producing a battery for an electric vehicle typically entails mining substantial quantities of difficult-to-access minerals. Conventional methods of extracting and refining these materials for battery production demand vast amounts of energy, resulting in a higher...

Airless Tires

Is the future of tire technology based on no air? Michelin is heavily researching airless technology, and it believes that airless tires will become a significant part of its future tire lineup. Think about the advantages of a tire that doesn’t have to be filled with...

Audi Norwell is Elite!

Our Audi Norwell location has recently attained the prestigious Audi Magna Society Elite status for 2023, marking Audi of America’s highest accolade for dealership excellence. This achievement underscores Audi Norwell’s consistent dedication, having secured...

Save Money, Drive an EV

Driving with an EV is way cheaper than driving with gasoline – that’s the finding on a recent article you can click over to: https://grist.org/energy/gasoline-is-cheap-right-now-but-charging-an-ev-is-still-cheaper/ What’s fascinating is that the article shows the cost...

Hood Heights

Oversized trucks and SUVs have become increasingly noticeable in recent years, resembling vehicles on a steroid-induced regimen. While the towering hoods of these vehicles may intuitively appear more perilous to pedestrians and other vulnerable road users, recent...

Unsafe at Current Speeds

This is an incredibly sobering article about why driving in America is on a downward trajectory in terms of safety: The cars we drive are safer than ever, but our driving habits are making American roads much less safe. There have been 3 significant spikes in driving...

The Better Product Wins

The annual CES/Consumer Electronics Show is always an interesting news source. One takeaway from this year’s show is the number of new products which are sustainable in design, but which don’t use sustainability as the primary driver of their sales pitches. For...

Another VAG Milestone

This week we celebrated our corporate facilities manager Mark Raybould, our indispensible jack-of-all-trades who performs miracles and fixes across our group. Mark started at our old Saab City location in Framingham 25 years ago, and has been solving problems since...

50 Years with Village

A few weeks ago we celebrated Ron Brady, one of our master technicians at Boston Volvo. Ron has been with us for 50 years, which is simply an extraordinary feat. Repairing cars is a tough job, and Ron has honored us by sticking to it and doing it great for 5 decades....