At Capistrano Volkswagen, we know how to move families around in style. The Volkswagen Atlas holds seven passengers in its three rows — plenty of room for a family. Now, where do you want to go? Sure, you’ve heard of Disneyland, but you can spend time at many other fun family destinations around Santa Ana. Read on for our best suggestions.Read the rest of this entry
Drivers today have an embarrassment of riches when it comes to sport utility vehicles. You can find outstanding choices in all shapes and sizes from all major manufacturers. Two that might migrate to the top of your list in the next model year are the 2022 Volkswagen Taos and the 2022 Subaru Outback.
The Taos and the Outback address similar needs for drivers who want flexibility, comfort, and just enough roominess in their SUVs. Let’s take a side-by-side look at the 2022 Volkswagen Taos vs. the 2022 Subaru Outback.Read the rest of this entry
When you’re in the Los Angeles, California, area and craving a sophisticated, innovative meal at a Michelin-starred restaurant, you’re in luck. To earn a star from Michelin inspectors, a restaurant must present food that uses quality ingredients, combines flavors for a pleasing taste, uses creativity, and exceeds culinary standards. So enjoy exploring these five restaurants that have been awarded a Michelin rating.Read the rest of this entry
You have picked out your new ride, and now you have to decide how to pay for it. If you are like the vast majority of people, you’re not likely to be paying in cash. Your choices come down to financing the car through a loan, where you own the car after the last payment or leasing it from the dealer, where you can return the vehicle after two or three years with no questions asked.
Leasing a car is a choice that many are making today because it provides practical and financial benefits. A car lease can help lower your monthly car payment, save on maintenance costs, limit your exposure to sales taxes, and protect you from the value-sapping effects of depreciation. The benefits of leasing are real and may be exactly what you need to bring home that car you really love.Read the rest of this entry
Fun and excitement are easy to find in California. If you’re interested in a day out or a weekend away, Newport Beach offers something for everyone. From family-friendly tours to romantic dining destinations, this area has it all. Check out some of these highlights around Newport Beach and get ready to pack up the car for a memorable adventure with your friends and family.Read the rest of this entry
We are living through the early days of one of the most innovative periods in auto industry history. The advent and spread of hybrid electric/gas engine technology helped redefine what’s possible for fuel efficiency in cars, SUVs, and trucks. And now, 100 percent pure electric vehicles such as the Volkswagen ID.4, named the 2021 World Car of the Year, and Tesla 3 are vying for the spotlight.
How does the Volkswagen ID.4 compare to the arguably more widely known Tesla 3, closely associated with celebrity CEO Elon Musk? We’ve put together a buying guide to provide some important comparisons and contrasts as you choose the electric vehicle that suits you and your family the best.Read the rest of this entry
At Capistrano VW, we’re ready for the future. There’s more than one way to fuel a car. Emissions-free electric propulsion is getting better than ever and Volkswagen has become a leader in the EV field. The ID series of vehicles introduces many great reasons to drive electric. Maybe you like the quiet interior. Maybe you like the seamless power. Perhaps you’re entranced by the mechanical simplicity. You should be proud to be polluting less, but for many people, the number one reason to drive electric to save money.
Why should you drive electric? You will save money on fuel and maintenance, but will that offset the cost of a new car? Start by documenting how much you drive and calculate how much your current car is really costing you. Throw in your car payment, anticipated maintenance, possible surprise repairs. Calculate your overall cost of ownership. Now consider how switching to an ID.4 could be a great idea.Read the rest of this entry
Irvine, California is a great place to live in and a wonderful destination to visit any time of the year. Warm weather makes for great days out in the sun while the cooler months are perfect for fun festivals, markets, and fairs. If you’re planning on being in Irvine in September and October, it’s best to make plans ahead of time for the events and places you’ll visit so you get the most out of your experiences. Read on for our list of events in Irvine you won’t want to miss.Read the rest of this entry
The summer months are a prime time for outdoor entertainment and activities in the San Juan Capistrano area. With average highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 60s, the weather is perfect for heading outside and taking in a show or celebration. Our team at Capistrano Volkswagen is participating in several great summer events. Come and celebrate the season with us at these fun local happenings where you’ll find plenty of entertainment for the whole family.Read the rest of this entry
The new Volkswagen AWD ID.4 GTX leaves gasoline behind as Volkswagen moves forward into the realm of fully electric vehicles. The 2021 ID.4 GTX provides clean energy without sacrificing form and function. Its stylish exterior, spacious and innovative interior, and built-in safety features are sure to impress. If you are in San Juan Capistrano, California, visit Capistrano Volkswagen and check out the 2021 AWD ID.4 GTX to discover what sets this electric SUV apart from the rest.Read the rest of this entry