THIS IS WHAT DRIVING FUN SOUNDS LIKE.

The app mixes driving data such as braking, acceleration and indicating in real time with the three basic songs ‘Rockin’ Beats’, ‘Groove Tracks’ and ‘Chill-out’, producing a unique soundtrack that brings your journey to life acoustically. Best of all, you can easily record up to 30 seconds of the track and then share it on the Internet with friends.

Sound Journey

• A unique soundtrack to go with the actual driving data

• Passengers can modify the soundtrack

• Sound clips of up to 30 seconds can be recorded

• Acoustic effects such as engine noises can be added

• Three basic songs

Requirements for using the Volkswagen apps.

Discover Media, Discover Pro and Composition Media.

Discover a world of new possibilities with Mirror Link™ apps on the Discover Media, Discover Pro and Composition Media radio and navigation system (model year 2015 or later). With touch screens that have a viewable image size of 16.5 cm and 20.3 cm, these infotainment systems provide enough space for you to explore the future in comfort.

Free Volkswagen apps.

Get started and experience a whole new world of smartphone integration in your Volkswagen. If you purchased the MirrorLinkTM option v1.1 with your Volkswagen just download the free Volkswagen apps.

A list of compatible smartphones and a link to the app overview can be found here:

MirrorLink™: The future of smartphone integration.

MirrorLink™ is a new industry standard for connecting current smartphones to vehicle infotainment systems. Developed by the Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC), this standard is supported by a variety of automotive manufacturers.

Infotainment systems with "Sound Journey".

Find a list of all the infotainment systems that "Sound Journey" can be used with here.

Discover Navigation
Composition Media
Discover Pro
Models with "Sound Journey".

Find out which Volkswagen models can support the "Sound Journey" service here.

e-Golf²
Golf GTE³
Golf from 2015
Golf Estate from 2015
Golf SV from 2015
Touran
Polo
Passat
Passat GTE8
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate9
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
Jetta
Scirocco
"Sound Journey" can be used in these countries.

Availability of the Volkswagen app is country specific. Check here to see if "Sound Journey" is available in your country. Note: when using Car-Net abroad, you may incur additional roaming charges depending on your mobile phone contract. Date of issue: July 2014

  • Germany

  • France

  • Sweden

  • Finland

  • Poland

  • Bulgaria

  • Croatia

  • Greece

  • Lithuania

  • Albania

  • Belgium

  • Cyprus

  • Switzerland

  • Spain

  • United Kingdom

  • Ireland

  • Romania

  • Armenia

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Estonia

  • Botswana

  • Iceland

  • Italy

  • Denmark

  • Latvia

  • Japan

  • Czech Republic

  • Slovakia

  • Serbia

  • Luxembourg

  • Netherlands

  • Norway

  • Portugal

  • Austria

  • Slovenia

  • Hungary

  • Reunion

  • Macedonia

  • Ukraine

  • Montenegro

  • Malta

  • Russia

  • Swaziland

  • Namibia

Frequently Asked Questions about the "Sound Journey" app.

We have answered the questions most frequently asked about Car-Net for you below. Of course, you are also welcome to call us on our hotline.

Customer Services
0800 333 666

1. Is it possible to set up basic songs - for instance from the music I have stored in the infotainment system?

No, unfortunately, that is not possible.

2. How can the passenger modify the soundtrack?

The passenger can add pre-produced sound effects to the soundtrack

3. In what file format is the recorded sound clip?

The 30-second sound clip can be published as an mp3 or avi file. The app is connected to Soundcloud.

4. Which precise driving data is used to create the soundtrack?

Data from accelerating, braking and indicating is used to create the soundtrack

5. Can soundtracks be played again after the journey?

Yes, the soundtracks that you have created yourself can be saved as 30-second clips. In order to be able to play the soundtracks back, however, your smartphone must not be connected to the infotainment system.

More questions and answers can be found in the 'Help' section.

Please choose your model:

e-up!¹
e-Golf²
Golf GTE³
Golf Estate
Touareg
Touran
Polo
Passat
Passat GTE8
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate9
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
Jetta
Scirocco

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles:

Caddy
Transporter
Multivan
California
Caravelle

Please select a model:

e-up!¹
e-Golf²
Golf GTE³
Golf
Golf Estate
Golf SV
Touran
Polo
Passat
Passat GTE8
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate9
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
Jetta
Scirocco

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles:

Caddy
Transporter
Multivan
California
Caravelle