The Lighting Bar is Just One of the Many High-Tech Features In Your Volkswagen ID.4

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Getting to Know Your ID.4 | How the Interior Lighting Feature Works 

There is no doubt about it. The ID.4 is one of the most high-tech vehicles that Volkswagen has produced yet. If you bought your ID.4 from us here at Herman Cook Volkswagen, we will likely have shown you the feature we are about to discuss here in this blog post. But, if you didn’t, you may be left wondering what the interior lights in the ID.4 are for and how the lighting feature works. 

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Electric Volkswagen Models Help Celebrate EV West Open House and Car Show

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Herman Cook VW Attends EV West Open House and Car Show 

Herman Cook VW was honored to attend the open house and car show event for EV West, coinciding with the grand opening of EV-LC.org. This is a 501c3 STEM school and center for learning that opened its doors to the public on the evening of July 22 at the Electric Vehicle Learning Center in San Marcos. 

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Everything You Need to Know About the VW Passat’s Future

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Does Volkswagen Still Make the Passat? 

Volkswagen has manufactured all sorts of iconic models throughout its history, with the VW Passat being one that has always stood out in the sedan market. As you may well know, however, many auto manufacturers are cutting back on their sedan production, and in some cases, eliminating sedan models entirely. This may lead you to wonder whether Volkswagen still makes the Passat or has plans for it in the future. 

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APR is Testing Out New After Market Performance Parts that We Can’t Wait to Get Here at Cook Motorsports in Encinitas CA

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Watch Now: APR Uses Road Atlanta to Test Out New Parts

Now that we’re the only APR-authorized VW dealer in the Encinitas area, we’ve been keeping a close eye on everything APR is working on lately here at Cook Motorsports – which is a good thing, because they have a lot of dynamic after market performance parts coming down the line. But they can’t release those performance parts until they’re fully tested, and they can fully test them without really putting them through the wringer. And that’s exactly what APR is doing with their latest batch, using Road Atlanta to make sure all of their new performance parts live up to the APR name – and we’ve got a video showing off those tests right here.

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2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI and 2022 Volkswagen Golf R Debut at Chicago Auto Show

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2022 VW Golf GTI & Golf R Release Dates and Starting Prices

The Chicago Auto Show is always home to surprise after surprise after surprise, and the 2021 Chicago Auto Show was no different – especially when Volkswagen took the stage to show off the upcoming 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI and the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R. That’s right, both of these exciting new 2022 VW Golf hatchbacks made appearances at the latest Chicago Auto Show, and both blew the crowd away – and it’s sure not hard to see why. But that still leaves a few questions that need to be answered. First, when are the 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI and the 2022 Volkswagen Golf R coming to lots like ours here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA? And how much will they cost? We’re going to answer both of those questions right here as we check in on the release dates and starting prices for the 2022 VW Golf GTI and Golf R.

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Check Out the Newly Redesigned Interior and Exterior of the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA

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Watch Now: Showing the 2022 VW Tiguan Inside and Out

In the midst of all the unveilings of all the all-new Volkswagen models coming here to Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, our favorite automotive brand also unveiled the newly redesigned 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan. That’s right, a newly redesigned 2022 Tiguan lineup is coming soon here to Herman Cook VW, and we’ve got a video showing off all of this exciting new SUV’s new style features right here. So, sit back, enjoy, and get excited for the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan.

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Are You Ready for Post-Graduation Life? A New Volkswagen Jetta from Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA Can Help

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VW Jetta Earns Spot on Autotrader’s List of Great Cars for College Grads

Getting your college degree is one of the most exciting and important moments of your life – followed quickly by the realization that your life in the “real world” has now begun. And there’s no better way to prepare for that life in the “real world” than by picking out a practical and economical car that’s packed to the brim with advanced new features to help you navigate life after graduation. And there’s no car that better fits that description than the 2021 Volkswagen Jetta here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA – as evidenced by the VE Jetta earning a spot on Autotrader’s list of 10 great cars for recent college graduates. So, if you’re ready to take on everything life is about to throw at you, come get behind the wheel of a car that’s ready to help you along the way.

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Which 2022 Volkswagen Taos Compact SUV Trim Level at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA is Right for You?

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Comparing the 2022 Volkswagen Taos Compact SUV Trim Levels

If you’re researching compact SUVs because you’re in need of a new one, it won’t take you long to discover that the 2022 Volkswagen Taos compact SUV is the right one for you. But it may take you a little longer to decide which of the 2022 VW Taos trim levels here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, is right for you – if only because all three 2022 Taos trim levels are so impressive. So, with that in mind, we decided now is the perfect time to compare those 2022 Volkswagen Taos compact SUV trim levels, allowing you to more easily figure out which is right for you. Of course, you can always schedule a test drive here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, to help you figure that out as well.

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How Big is the 2022 Volkswagen Taos Compact SUV Now Available at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA?

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2022 Volkswagen Taos Interior Room Specs by Drivetrain

As soon as you make the choice to purchase a new 2022 Volkswagen Taos from us here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, as your new SUV, you’ll know you made the right choice. But before you make that choice, you’ll need to know all the facts about this exciting and dynamic new compact SUV. For starters, you’ll have to decide between a 2022 VW Taos with front-wheel drive or a 2022 VW Taos 4Motion all-wheel drive – but that choice means more than just how your 2022 Taos handles subprime road conditions. In fact, your drivetrain choice also impacts how much cargo space you’ve got in the back of your new Taos. So, to make sure you’ve got all the information you need to make the right choice for you, here are the 2022 Volkswagen Taos lineup’s interior space specifications by drivetrain.

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The Pandemic May Be On Its Way Out But Shopping From Home with Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA Isn’t

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Find Your New Volkswagen in Encinitas CA Without Leaving Your Home

Now that we’ve got three difference COVID-19 vaccines to choose from, our lives can start returning to some semblance of normal after over a year of this pandemic completely changing the way we live. However, everyone will probably agree that some things changed for the better, especially when it comes to the advancements made to online shopping during this time. Of course, we’re very familiar with those advancements, as we started a 100% online car-shopping program here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, during the pandemic to makes things safer for our beloved customers. But instead of simply tossing that successful program to the wayside now that the pandemic is showing signs of abating, we’ve decided to keep it going as a way to give our customers another option when picking out their new Volkswagen. So, yes, that means you can still find your new Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA, without ever leaving your home.

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