Will You Choose a 4-Cylinder or V6 Engine for Your 2020 Volkswagen Atlas from Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA?

side view of a blue 2020 VW Atlas

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Engine Options and Power Capabilities

We simply can’t contain our excitement about the impending arrival of the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas lineup here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, so we’re going to learn all we can about the new 2020 Atlas lineup as we breathlessly await its debut. And we’re going to start things off by popping the hood and checking out what’s powering the 2020 VW Atlas lineup. Given its already impressive reputation for delivering a perfect combination of power and gas mileage, one would expect to find a dynamic powertrain under the hood of the 2020 Atlas lineup – and that’s exactly what happens when you pop the hood, as you’ll learn right here when we check out the engine options and power capabilities of the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas lineup. Read the rest of this entry >>

How Much Power and Interior Space are You Getting with a 2020 Volkswagen Passat from Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA?

front view of a blue 2020 VW Passat

2020 Volkswagen Passat Power Ratings and Interior Space Specs

The 2020 model year is underway here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, and that means the arrival of a feature-filled and fun to drive new sedan here on our lot. That’s right, the 2020 Volkswagen Passat lineup has arrived here at Herman Cook Volkswagen, and it’s brought with it everything you need and want in a sedan – and then some. And that includes fun to drive power, money-saving fuel economy, and a spacious interior. With all of that in mind, now’s the time to check out the power ratings and interior space specs for the 2020 Volkswagen Passat lineup. Read the rest of this entry >>

How Powerful and Fuel Efficient is the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Lineup at Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas CA?

side view of a blue 2020 VW Tiguan

Power & Fuel Efficiency Specs for the 2020 VW Tiguan

Anyone and everyone in the market for a powerful, fuel efficient, capable and fun to drive new SUV will be delighted to learn that we’ve got the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan lineup right here on our Herman Cook VW lot in Encinitas, CA. and when we say the 2020 VW Tiguan lineup is powerful, fuel efficient, capable and fun to drive, we mean it, thanks to the lineup’s turbocharged TSI engine that combines dynamic power and fuel sipping gas mileage in ways few other SUVs can even come close to matching. With that in mind, let’s pop the hood of the 2020 VW Tiguan lineup and check out its power and fuel efficiency specifications. Read the rest of this entry >>

Get a Sneak Peek at the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas with These Sketches from Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas CA

rear view of a 2021 VW Atlas

Preliminary Sketches for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas

The 2020 model year is still in its infancy here at Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA, but that doesn’t mean we’re not still interested in what’s coming beyond the new model year. And that curiosity has only grown now that VW has released preliminary sketches for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas. And if you’re as curious as we are, you can check out the sketches below for a preliminary look at what’s coming in 2021. Read the rest of this entry >>

Get Your Kid in the Kitchen to Get Ready for New Year’s Eve 2019 in Encinitas CA

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A New Year’s Soiree at The Moonlight Room in Encinitas CA

There’s a lot that goes into planning a New Year’s Eve party – not the least of which is the food you’re going to serve as you ring in the new year. So, why not send the kids off the day before to learn some yummy recipes that will make your New Year’s Eve party the talk of the town? That’s exactly what you can do with The Moonlight Room’s New Year’s Soiree at Lazy Acres right here in Encinitas, CA. So, let’s take a look at everything you need to know about the New Year’s Soiree at The Moonlight Room in Lazy Acres right here in Encinitas. Read the rest of this entry >>

Get Your Christmas Tree Home Safely with These Tree Transporting Tips from Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA

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Tips for Safely Transporting Your Christmas Tree

The holiday season is upon us, which means many people will soon be bringing Christmas trees home to decorate and put presents under. It’s a wonderful tradition, one that’s very dear to our hearts here at Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA. But anyone who’s ever had to tie a tree to the top of their vehicle – even a vehicle as powerful and capable as the new Volkswagen SUVs here at Herman Cook VW – knows it’s not always the easiest thing. That’s why we decided to shard this video with you, as it contains all the tips you need to know to safely transport your Christmas tree. Read the rest of this entry >>

2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI and Golf GTI Earn Spots on the Car and Driver “10Best” List for 2020

side view of a red 2020 VW Jetta GLI

Car and Driver 10Best List Features 2020 VW Golf GTI and Jetta GLI

Car and Driver magazine has unveiled its prestigious 2020 “10Best” List and two of the most fun to drive 2020 Volkswagen lineups here at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas, CA, have earned spots on the list. That’s right, the 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI and the 2020 Volkswagen Jetta GLI have each earned spots on the Car and Driver “10Best” List, once again proving just how powerful, capable, fuel efficient, and fun to drive they truly are. But how did the Car and Driver “10Best” List end up featuring the 2020 VW Golf GTI and Jetta GLI? Well, let’s find out right here, right now. Read the rest of this entry >>

San Diego Vintage VW Christmas Cruise 2019

The San Diego Air Cooled VW Group helped to make children’s holidays a bit brighter on Saturday with their annual Vintage VW Christmas Cruise toy drive at Herman Cook.

HCVW Dealership Christmas Cruise 2019

The Air Cooled Group is a San Diego-based Volkswagen Club that loves to share their passion for cruising and customizing their Classic Air Cooled VW’s. Over 100 enthusiasts couldn’t have been more excited to share their passion at this event!

San Diego Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Group

Enthusiasts of all ages helped participate in the Toys for Tots donation box pickup at Herman Cook.

VW Enthusiasts of All Ages

There was a magical holiday cheer in the air filled with some FESTIVE outfits!

2019 SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Festive Holiday Cheer

All were classic vehicles, but each one unique, and many of them festively decorated in Christmas cheer.

Festive VW's SD Air Cooled Cruise 2019

About 40 classic and uniquely decorated VW’s piled into the dealership to take part in the event.

2019 San Diego Christmas Cruise Line at HCVW

Within each vehicle, there were many opportunities to see the classic VW culture that we all know and love.

Herman Cook VW Vintage VW Christmas Cruise 2019

Members of the San Diego Air Cooled VW Group reminisced about the Vintage VW’s they’ve restored and are proud to have out on the road today.

San Diego Air Cooled Vintage VW Members

The classics were a sight to behold as many of them were extremely decorative and customized vehicles.

Air Cooled VW at Herman Cook VW Christmas Cruise

One Air Cooled Camper Van called “Adventure of Pai” came from Switzerland and was doing a North American drive from north to south.

Festive San Diego Vintage Volkswagen Christmas Cruise 2019

The map’s gold line showed every stop on the journey so far. It is heading into Mexico next where the owner will eventually sell the van and head back to Switzerland.

 Adventure of Pai Panamericana Drive

 Adventure of Pai Panamericana Drive

The group leader Lee Hedges put his heart and soul into organizing the event, capturing a collective VW nostalgia for all those involved.

Lee Hedges, San Diego Air Cooled VW Group

Over 250 toys collected from the Herman Cook VW Toy Drive and The San Diego Air Cooled VW Group were piled into the van to be delivered to Toys for Tots for donation.

San Diego Air Cooled Group Toys for Tots

Once all the VW’s were lined up, they exited past the Herman Cook VW showroom in a stylish procession one by one.

Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Line

The club drove down the coast in their vintage V-dubs starting at Herman Cook Volkswagen and cruised through Del Mar, La Jolla, Pacific Beach, Fiesta Island, Coronado, and Imperial Beach.

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Map 2019

There were many beautiful stops along the way, even with the drizzle.

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Coast

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise Coast

Alas, they ended their journey at the Toys for Tots Marine Corps Reserve Center near Miramar and delivered the toys for donation for the children.

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The Toys for Tots drive was a huge success thanks to the generosity of San Diego Air Cooled VW, Herman Cook VW customers and employees, and the support of the local community. If you would like to participate in the next annual Vintage VW Cruise, contact the dealership at (760) 753-6256 for more details. Click here to watch the video!

SD Vintage VW Christmas Cruise at Herman Cook VW

Looking for a Great Deal? Lease a New Volkswagen at Herman Cook VW in Encinitas CA

side view of a blue 2020 VW Tiguan

Benefits of Leasing a New VW in Encinitas CA

For most car-shoppers – like those who come visit us at Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA – figuring out which new Volkswagen car or SUV is right for them is a lot easier than what comes next. In fact, what comes next – questions regarding financing and loans – is the most dreaded part of the car-buying process for many. That’s why we have assembled a friendly and knowledgeable finance team here at Herman Cook VW – a team whose only goal is to make sure our customers get the best deal possible. And, in many cases, that means leasing one of our new Volkswagen models. That’s right, leasing is often the best way to enjoy a new Volkswagen. To see what we mean, let’s go over the benefits of leasing a new VW right here in Encinitas, CA. Read the rest of this entry >>