Category Archives: Golf Family

2016 Volkswagen e-Golf MPGe Rating and Range

What is the MPGe rating and range of the 2016 VW e-Golf?

2016 Volkswagen e-Golf: MPGe Rating and Range

With the 2016 e-Golf, you get the superb driving characteristics, upscale interior and versatility that the standard Golf has long possessed, but with the added benefits of an eco-friendly electric drivetrain.The new e-Golf is Volkswagen’s first fully electric vehicle for the U.S. market and joins the growing family of sporty Golf hatchbacks. While possessing all the benefits of an electric vehicle, the e-Golf, with its fun-to-drive nature, proves that being efficient doesn’t have to mean a sacrifice in performance. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 VW Golf GTE Review Performance Features and Specs

2016 VW Golf GTE Review: Performance Features and Specs

Review of the 2016 VW Golf GTE: Performance Features and Specs

Possessing exceptional driving characteristics with strong acceleration and impressive handling, a refined, versatile and roomy interior, and cutting-edge automotive technology, the Volkswagen Golf has long given its owners a thoroughly enjoyable driving experience. And for even more impressive performance and better fuel economy, Volkswagen recently unveiled the 2016 Golf GTE, which is a hybrid plug-in version of the standard Golf.  Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Golf R vs GTI capo vw

Capo VW pits the 2016 Volkswagen Golf R vs Golf GTI

2016 VW Golf R vs GTI

An aspect a lot of drivers look for in their vehicle is its power and capability. When you think of powerful vehicles, you probably think of massive trucks built for towing, but that’s not what Volkswagen has in mind. Volkswagen has worked hard to make powerful vehicles available for everyday drivers, without sacrificing the ever-important fuel efficiency.

So if you’re looking for an affordable and powerful vehicle for everyday driving, look no further than the Volkswagen Golf. The Golf family of vehicles offers two models, both of which offer impressive power and efficiency. See for yourself in our 2016 Golf R vs GTI comparison. Read the rest of this entry >>

Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system

Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system

In the 2016 model year, Volkswagen is taking its interior technology to the next level. Nearly every 2016 model will include connectivity features through the new  Volkswagen MIB II infotainment system. The new infotainment system includes the VW Car-Net® App Connect. This new feature creates an all new level of connectivity for Volkswagen drivers. Read the rest of this entry >>

2016 Volkswagen golf gti clubsport

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI offers more power under the hood

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport Engine specs

Drivers of the 2015 Volkswagen Golf enjoy plenty of power under the hoods of their vehicles, which top out at 220 horsepower. However, if you’re looking for even more power out of your hatchback, you’ll be happy to know that Volkswagen has announced the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport engine specs and the 2016 model of the Golf GTI will be the most powerful GTI yet. Read the rest of this entry >>

volkswagen recalls golf and gti bosch

Faulty parts spark Volkswagen recalls

Problems with Bosch fuel pump leads to recalls including the 2015 Volkswagen Golf

Along with BMW and Nissan, Volkswagen has issued a recall on a few of their vehicles. The recall comes after it was discovered that the fuel pumps supplied by Bosch are having problems with their nickel plating. According to manufacturers, it has been found that the nickel plating on the fuel pumps can potentially flake and cause problems. Among the Volkswagen recalls are the 2015 Volkswagen Golf, GTI and Audi A4. Read the rest of this entry >>

e-golf driving electric vehicle volkswagen sales spike increase

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf beats out Nissan Leaf in European sales

E-Golf experiences a spike in European sales

Move over, Nissan Leaf, the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf is the new champ in European electric vehicle sales. For the first two months of this year, the Volkswagen electric vehicle, the e-Golf overtook the sales leader Nissan Leaf in terms of European sales. The e-Golf outsold the Leaf through February by more than 400 units. This shows that the e-Golf is delivering the high quality standard expected of Volkswagen vehicles. Read the rest of this entry >>

Capo VW - The Biggest Little VW Dealer

Welcome to the Capistrano VW Family!

Welcome to the Capistrano VW family! Over the last 18 years we have worked really hard to make Capo VW a special place for our customers and employees. We try to do things different and better. Smileage Guaranteed! Priced Right. Last Chance. Purple Wednesdays. Smileage Price. Free Car Washes. Dot Sales. 220” TVs. Boss is Gone! Just some of the good stuff, fun and weirdness that make Capo VW the “Biggest Little VW Dealer” in California!

More about all of that later…

Read the rest of this entry >>