Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Bus’ Category

View a Walkaround Video of the Restored Volkswagen “Light” Bus from Woodstock

Friday, March 1st, 2019
Volkswagen "Light" Bus parked near the ocean

The Volkswagen “Light” Bus was made famous by its appearance at the 1969 Woodstock Art and Music Fair — and now, 50 years later the iconic vehicle will ride once again. The restoration is the result of a three-year endeavor by artist Dr. Bob Hieronimus, who painted the original Light Bus and Canadian documentarian John Wesley Chisholm, along with help from Volkswagen Group of America. Get a closer look at the restored Volkswagen “Light” Bus in this walkaround video. (more…)

Which concept car would you want to see become a reality?

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
VW ID Buzz Concept Microbus

VW I.D. BUZZ Wins Concept Car of the Year

The Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ concept Microbus has been a hit with fans ever since its debut at the North American International Auto Show and has caused quite the uproar for a new Microbus to go into production. Well, the I.D. BUZZ could possibly be the answer to fans’ dreams having won the vote of Popular Mechanics as the Best Concept Car of the Year. (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…)

Best Classic Volkswagen Bus Instagram Photos

Friday, November 4th, 2016
Best Classic Volkswagen Bus Instagram Photos

Much like the Beetle, the Volkswagen Bus is a highly cherished vehicle across multiple generations, with its heydey at the height of the “Flower Power” era of the 1960s and ’70s. Today we’re paying tribute to the VW Bus with this collection of Instagram photos of the classic nameplate.  (more…)

Will Volkswagen ever release the VW Bus again in the U.S.?

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Will Volkswagen ever release the VW Bus again in the U.S.?

Possible Electric 2018 VW Bus With 2017 Release Date

Despite being a German automaker, Volkswagen has long had a notable place in American culture, especially during the 1960s, when the VW Beetle and VW Bus had as strong an association with the 1960s counterculture movement as psychedelic music, tie dyed shirts and Vietnam War protests. While the new Volkswagen Beetle has made a successful comeback, VW Bus enthusiasts have only been able to get behind the wheel of classic models. However, that may change in a couple of years, for Volkswagen is rumored to shooting for a 2017 release date of a retro-inspired electric version on a yet-unnamed 2018 Bus.  (more…)