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Smartphone Connectivity in the Volvo XC40

In the new Volvo XC40, your smartphone can become a part of your ride. This popular luxury subcompact SUV has standard smartphone connectivity. You can pair your device to the infotainment center for hands-free functionality.

Every XC40 at Gunther Volvo Delray Beach has Bluetooth technology built right in. Data is transferred wirelessly. Once your mobile device is paired, it can connect to the SUV each time you get behind the wheel. The infotainment system has Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capabilities built right in.  

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Overview of Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay is a simple service that lets you play music and other streamed content from the driver’s seat. Users of the service can access it from other seats of the car as well. For the most part, someone new to this particular Apple service can just consider it an Automotive version of iTunes, as it allows the same content to be accessed while on the road.

Car owners can access the service through a device in their car. The car must have some form of Wi-Fi enabled. It can be enabled through a cellular service or through some…
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Winter is Coming: Change Your Oil


The aroma of pumpkin spice fills the nearby Starbucks and the leaves change color. Mowing the lawn has switched over to raking leaves. One of the many fall chores someone should consider is changing his or her oil. If he or she does not want to change the oil on his own, it does not hurt to take it to a mechanic to have it changed. Having an oil with the wrong viscosity can damage a car's engine.

This damage takes place slowly, but most readers want to know what viscosity means. Viscosity refers to how easily the fluid…
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How to Deal With a Car Accident

If you've been in an accident, there are a few things you need to know. While facing a motor vehicle accident or collision can be stressful and even scary, the truth is that proper preparation can make an incredible difference.

If you are in an accident, make sure you take pictures of the accident. Include photographs of any vehicles that were involved in the crash. You should also take pictures of the damage to your vehicle in particular.  

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Pets On Board: Driving Safely With Your Furry Friends

At our Volvo dealership, we know exactly how much joy a loving pet can bring into its owner's life. As such, we know how exciting it can be to bring your pet on journey to a nearby lake or forest. Of course, while you are on the road, it is also important to remember your pet's safety needs.

Though it can certainly be tempting to allow your pet to simply sit in the passenger seat, or wander freely around the vehicle, this can be quite unsafe. 

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Safety Features in the New Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim

Here are a few safety features in the new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim. The all-new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim has the Adaptive Cruise Control working to make your driving on the highway safer and more convenient too. Choose your speed, and the radar monitors the road ahead and will power down the brakes if needed in order to maintain that safe distance between cars.

Put the new Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim in reverse and you'll activate the Cross-Traffic Alert radar system. The radar scans both ways to look for any vehicle that could be in your path as you…

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Features in this Years Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim

Here is why the new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is so popular. The way that the new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is making driving on the highway safer is by way of the Adaptive Cruise Control system. The radar will scan the highway ahead of your car for a vehicle that is not moving as fast as you are, then will slow down the vehicle until that car is moved on so you can resume the set speed.

The all-new Volvo XC90 Momentum Trim is now equipped with a rearview camera for making your ride in reverse easier.  

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Help Your Car Keep You Moving During the School Year

Staggered start and dismissal schedules can mean some parents spend most of their day shuttling children from home to school and back again. Add in a few extracurricular activities and other appointments and you may find yourself spending most of your time in the car.

The autumn season in Delray Beach is a great time to check out your car before the school rush gets into full swing. 

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The Differences Between IIHS & NHTSA

Our dealership isn't merely concerned with selling cars. We want our customers to be satisfied with their purchases and to always stay safe in their new cars. To that end, we seek to educate our customers regarding safety ratings and how they can effect purchases.

The two organizations that publish safety ratings have different yet complementary purposes. 

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Generating Momentum In The All-New Volvo V60 Momentum

The new Volvo V60 Momentum is generating a lot of power, style, and technological advancements inside and outside the vehicle. Customers will drive in style by making the smart choice and picking this vehicle.

The integrated roof rails provide the perfect support for large cargo, and the distinct front grille makes a statement on the road. There are carefully chosen materials to ensure the vehicle is crafted to the highest quality. 

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