Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Beetle’ Category

Custom Volkswagen Beetles Displayed at 2019 Concours d’Elegance

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
Front view of 1969 Volkswagen Beetle Wedding Car

With this being the last production year of the Volkswagen Beetle, Volkswagen is paying homage to the iconic car with many festivities and initiatives. This past weekend at the 2019 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, Volkswagen displayed a class for Beetle cars with custom coachwork. (more…)

What 2019 Volkswagen models offer the greatest value?

Friday, February 1st, 2019
Side view of cream-colored 2019 Volkswagen Beetle

With Volkswagen vehicles, you can enjoy many of the premium features that you might expect from the marque luxury automotive brands, but at a considerably more affordable price. Recently two Volkswagen models received the Vincentric “Best Value in America” award: the 2019 VW Beetle and 2019 VW Passat. (more…)

Volkswagen Restores “Annie,” a 51-year-old VW Beetle

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
Restored 1967 VW Beetle with a sunset in the background

Volkswagen Beetle owners often have a special bond with their vehicles, but few can match that of Kathleen Brooks, who bought her first Beetle in December 1966 in Riverside, California: a red 1967 model that she named “Annie.” She has continued to drive the same vehicle ever since, with over 350,000 miles racked up. (more…)

Will production end for the Volkswagen Beetle?

Monday, September 17th, 2018
Two 2019 VW Beetle Final Edition Coupe Vehicles in a Parking Lot

Over the past seven decades and across multiple generations, the VW Beetle has been driven by millions of people and gained countless automotive enthusiasts, with its instantly-recognizable curvy styling, pleasing driving characteristics, and an important place in the counter-culture movement of the 1960s. However, this very long run is coming to an end, for in 2019, Volkswagen will cease production of the iconic VW Beetle. (more…)

Does the 2018 Volkswagen Beetle have any new features?

Friday, October 13th, 2017
Does the 2018 Volkswagen Beetle have any new features?

The Volkswagen Beetle is one of the most iconic nameplates in the world. First arriving in the United States in 1949, it has earned the adulation of legions of enthusiasts across multiple generations. For the 2018 model-year, Beetle adds a new special edition Coast model, a larger and more powerful engine, additional new features across the trim lineup and a new People First Warranty.  (more…)

Volkswagen and the “Baja Bug” Celebrate 50 Years of Baja Racing

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017
Volkswagen Beetle and 50th BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000

Volkswagen Beetle and 50th BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000 

The Baja 1000 is one of the most grueling and demanding races on the planet, with cars competing in the harsh desert conditions in Mexico, and the “Baja Bugs” — which are modified Volkswagen Beetles, have more wins in the race than any other model of vehicle. This November will mark the 50th anniversary of the Baja 1000, with the Beetle looking to add to its win tally in the 50th BFGoodrich Tires SCORE Baja 1000.   (more…)

Inspired By the Dune Buggy, Crafted for Performance

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
features of the VW Dune Beetle

Explore the 2017 Beetle Dune

As if the VW Beetle wasn’t fun enough to drive, the brand has incorporated into the lineup special edition models with exclusive features and performance engineering. For Beetle fans, there are two special edition models, the Pink Beetle and the Dune Beetle. The Dune Beetle was created to meet the needs of drivers similar to those of dune buggy drivers, offering Baja performance. Here with Capistrano Volkswagen, you can get a complete tour of the Dune Beetle from its performance features to design elements and amenities. (more…)

What colors does the New VW Bug come in?

Thursday, March 30th, 2017
2017 Beetle Color Options

The 2017 Volkswagen Beetle, or Bug, is a fun little car that is perfect for California living. It has iconic VW style, the latest technologies to keep drivers connected and bright fun colors that coincide with west coast culture. The Bug is perfect for daily driving, beach trips and more and here with Capistrano Volkswagen, you can choose your hue of the compact hatch from the model’s 11 color options. (more…)

How to connect iPhone to VW Bluetooth (All Models)

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
pair iphone to volkswagen

In today’s society, we are very technology-oriented and staying connected all the time has become a top priority for many. This includes staying connected while driving. While using your phone in your car is not recommended and even illegal in some states to text and drive, technologies such as Volkswagen’s Bluetooth system, allow drivers to use their phones through their VW’s infotainment system. With this feature, staying connected is safer for drivers and more convenient. (more…)

Happy Valentine’s Day from Capistrano Volkswagen!

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
VW Valentines

Valentine’s Day Volkwswagens

Share the love this Valentine’s Day with none other than the love bug. Volkswagen’s Beetle has long since been known as a love bug but so are its fans! See the #vwlove from these top Instagram posts! Share on Facebook and let us know which is your favorite Volkswagen love graphic or share your own #vwlove in the comments! For all of your #vwlove needs, come to Capistrano Volkswagen today. You could get your valentine the original love bug and drive away in a new VW Beetle! (more…)