Category Archives: Volkswagen ID.4


Volkswagen ID.4 vs Tesla Model 3

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.

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How Much Money can the Volkswagen ID.4 Save You?

How Much Money can the Volkswagen ID.4 Save You?

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.

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The AWD ID.4 GTX is Here!

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. 

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VW Tiguan on the Road

Comparing the Five Excellent Volkswagen SUV Options

Volkswagen is famous for making some of the best automobiles in the world, and that includes both their sedan and SUV options. When searching for a new or used SUV, it’s important to consider what your priorities are in your next purchase and examine how different models can meet those needs and preferences. Volkswagen offers five distinct lines of SUVs, in varying sizes, styles and fuel sources. Here at Capistrano Volkswagen, we’re happy to help you understand what makes each unique so you can find your fit!

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2021 ID.4 cockpit showcase

Is the 2021 VW ID.4 a good car?

2021 Volkswagen ID.4 Named Best Interior Under $50,000

Here at Capistrano Volkswagen in San Juan Capistrano, CA, we believe that Volkswagen makes some of the best vehicles on the market. Recently, they introduced the ID.4 all-electric crossover. It’s been very popular…but popularity doesn’t necessarily mean it’s good.

So then, is the 2021 VW ID.4 a good vehicle? Yes, according to a new top ten list from AutoTrader.

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person holding phone with Electrify America app on it

Where is the nearest Electrify America charging station?

Click Here to Locate the Nearest Electrify America Charging Station

So, you’ve been enjoying your new ID.4, huh? That’s great! We’re happy that you’ve found an electric vehicle you like! But if you’re away from home and you need some juice, then we can help.

Check below to see where the nearest Electrify America charging station is so you can get your Volkswagen EV back on the road.

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2021 ID.4 exterior front view

How far can the VW ID.4 go on a single charge?

Volkswagen ID.4 Single Charge Range, Charging Times, and More

Many people have a lot of questions about electric vehicles (EVs). One of the most asked, by far, is “how far can it go on a single charge?” Range anxiety is a big deal for most customers, despite public chargers becoming more and more common, even in rural areas. So let’s take a look at how the ID.4 stacks up when it comes to range.

How far can the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 go on a single charge? And how long does it take to charge?

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Heavy rain on asphalt

Is it safe to charge an EV in the rain?

“Can You Charge Your 2021 VW ID.4 (or Other EVs) in the Rain?” and Other EV Safety Questions

For many people, there are lots of unknowns with electric vehicles like the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4. Over the past few months, we’ve been working to provide answers to those unknowns.

Today, we’ll answer two important EV safety questions: is it safe to charge an EV in the rain and can pedestrians hear my EV while I’m driving?

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