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Volkswagen Military and First Responder Discount in Elgin, IL

At Elgin Volkswagen, we would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all those who put the wellbeing of the public to the forefront in their choice of livelihood. Two groups included in our bountiful gratefulness are our U.S. Military and first responders. Individuals serving in these professions sacrifice their own safety, comfort and wellbeing in order to help others.

As a token of gratitude, we here at Elgin VW implement the Volkswagen Military and First Responder Discount. This means that all qualifying first responders and members of the five branches of the military are eligible to receive a $500 bonus* on select new Volkswagen vehicles. This is our small way of saying thank you for your courageous, selfless service to the country.

What do I need to qualify for the Volkswagen Military and First Responder Discount?

To qualify, proof of military service or first responder employment, or other documentation, is required. The $500 bonus can then be applied to the purchase or lease of select new Volkswagen models.

To inquire further about eligibility or anything else regarding the Military and First Responder Discount, contact us here at Elgin Volkswagen today.


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Who is eligible for the Volkswagen Military and First Responder Discount?

Eligible military personnel include:

  • Active duty members of the US Military
  • Military Veterans within 24 months of active duty
  • Military Retirees

Eligible first responders include:

  • Police officers
  • Sheriffs Deputies
  • Correctional officers
  • State troopers
  • Firefighters (career or volunteer)
  • EMTs
  • Paramedics
  • 911 dispatchers or operators
Family household members of all the qualifying occupations are also eligible!

*Volkswagen of America, Inc., will pay a $500 Military and First Responders Bonus for qualified active duty U.S. Military service members, U.S. Military Veterans within 24 months of active duty, U.S. Military retirees (Retirees must have served 20+ years in the military), First Responders (Police Officer, Sheriff/Sherriff’s Deputy, Correctional Officer, State Trooper, Federal Law Enforcement Officer, Firefighter, EMT, Paramedic, 911 Dispatcher/Operator) and their family household members who purchase or lease a new, unused MY15-MY22 Volkswagen model (excluding Golf R) through participating dealers from January 4, 2022 to January 3, 2023. Proof of military/first responder eligibility and residency of family household member (if applicable) required. Bonus applied toward MSRP and is not available for cash. Fleet customers are not eligible. One bonus per VIN. Eligible customers may receive this bonus on up to two Volkswagen vehicles per year. See your local Volkswagen dealer or, for general product information, call 1-800-Drive-VW.

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