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

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

e-Golf² from 2017
Golf GTE³ from 2017
Golf GTI⁴ from 2015
Golf GTI⁴ from 2017
Golf GTD⁵ from 2015
Golf GTD⁵ from 2017
Golf R⁶ from 2015
Golf R⁶ from 2017
Golf from 2015
Golf from 2017
Golf Estate from 2015
Golf Estate from 2017
Golf Sportsvan from 2015
Touran
The new Polo from 2017
Passat
Passat GTE⁸
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate⁹
Passat Alltrack
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
The new Tiguan Allspace
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
The new Arteon
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.

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1. Is it possible to define basic songs, for example from pieces of music that I have saved in the infotainment system?

No, unfortunately, that is not possible.

2. Can front-seat passengers also adapt the soundtrack?

The front-seat passenger can add pre-recorded sound effects to the soundtrack.

3. What is the file format of the recorded sound clip?

The 30-second sound clip can be output as an MP3. The app has a connection to SoundCloud.

4. What driving data exactly is used to create the soundtrack?

The creation of the soundtrack integrates data about the acceleration, braking and activation of the turn signal.

5. Can soundtracks be saved and played back again after the trip?

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-load up!¹
e-Golf²
e-Golf²
Golf GTE³
Golf GTE³
Golf GTI⁴
Golf GTI⁴
Golf GTD⁵
Golf GTD⁵
Golf R⁶
Golf R⁶
Golf
Golf Estate
Golf Estate
Golf Sportsvan
Touareg
Touran
Polo
The new Polo
Passat
Passat GTE⁸
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate⁹
Passat Alltrack
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
The new Tiguan Allspace
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
The new Arteon
Jetta
Scirocco

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles:

Caddy
Transporter
Multivan
California
Caravelle
Amarok
Crafter Box Body
Crafter Tipper

Please select a model:

e-up!¹
e-load up!¹
e-Golf²
e-Golf²
Golf GTE³
Golf GTE³
Golf GTI⁴
Golf GTI⁴
Golf GTD⁵
Golf R⁶
Golf
Golf Estate
Golf Sportsvan
Touran
Polo
The new Polo
Passat
Passat GTE⁸
Passat Estate
Passat GTE Estate⁹
Passat Alltrack
The Beetle
The Beetle Cabriolet
Golf Cabrio
Tiguan
The new Tiguan
The new Tiguan Allspace
Sharan
Volkswagen CC
The new Arteon
Jetta
Scirocco

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles:

Caddy
Transporter
Multivan
California
Caravelle
Amarok
Crafter Box Body
Crafter Tipper