What’s the difference between a crossover & SUV?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 9:00 AM
What's the difference between a crossover & SUV?

Today the crossover SUV continues to be one of the most popular vehicles on the North American market. Consumers are choosing these powerful models over the more traditional sedan or minivan. Truly, the crossover SUV is a great alternative for families and individuals who are looking for something a little different in their everyday drive. But what exactly is the crossover SUV and how does it differ from the crossover and SUV? Read the rest of this entry »

Fresh colors options for 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Vehicles, Volkswagen on Monday, May 15th, 2017 at 9:29 PM
2017 VW Atlas release date

2018 Volkswagen Atlas colors

Introducing the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas! This premium crossover SUV is brand new for the 2018 model year and offers car shoppers plenty of space, technologies and power. It evolved from Volkswagen’s CrossBlue concept vehicle from the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. In fact, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas features much of the CrossBlue’s styling. Best of all, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is now available at Hansel Volkswagen! It’s available in eight exterior color options and four trims, including the Launch Edition, SE, SEL and SEL Premium. How will you build your new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas? Read the rest of this entry »

New features, tech for 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

By blogsadmin | Posted in New Vehicles, Volkswagen on Monday, May 15th, 2017 at 8:45 PM
What’s new on the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas?

What’s new on the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas?

If you’re looking for something a little different in your everyday drive, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is worth a closer look. It’s brand new, spacious and comes equipped with a generous array of premium features. Whether you’re taking a long road trip or are simply running errands across town, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas has the high-tech features you need to keep passengers entertained and comfortable. Read the rest of this entry »

Memorial Day Events 2017 in Sonoma County

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Local Events on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 at 8:42 PM
Memorial Day Events 2017 in Sonoma County

Schedules always seem to get busier as summer approaches. Between family commitments, work and daily errands, it’s difficult to find time for much else. Truly, it can all be downright overwhelming. Sometimes we just need to catch up. A break from it all. Read the rest of this entry »

Police cars go green thanks to Ford Fusion Hybrid

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ford, New Vehicles on Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Are police using Ford Fusion Hybrids now?

Are police using Ford Fusion Hybrids now?

Coming to a police station near you: the Ford Police Responder Hybrid Sedan. It’s the first pursuit-rated hybrid on the market and could change the industry. Based on the Ford Fusion Hybrid, this special model is built specifically as a pursuit vehicle and to be an essential tool for police officers. Ford also expects it to deliver 38-mpg combined fuel economy, or essentially more than double what the Ford Police Interceptor offers. Read the rest of this entry »

Coming soon: Fully redesigned 2017 Honda Civic Si

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealership News, Honda, New Vehicles on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2017 Honda Civic Si Hansel Honda arrival date

2017 Honda Civic Si Hansel Honda arrival date

The wait is nearly over! Honda’s brand new 2017 Civic Si is expected to arrive at Hansel Honda as early as May. There will be coupe and sedan body styles to choose from and a high-performance 205-hp, 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine under the hood paired with a six-speed manual transmission. Overall, the new 2017 Honda Civic Si is lighter than previous models and has greater body rigidity. Read the rest of this entry »

Best food trucks in Santa Rosa, CA

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Local Events, Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Best food trucks in Santa Rosa, CA

Are you looking to try some new food in the Santa Rosa, CA, area? There are plenty of great options to choose from. Consider enjoying your next meal at one of the many food trucks in the area. Read the rest of this entry »

Volkswagen debuts new 2018 Golf updates in New York

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealership News, New Vehicles, Volkswagen on Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
What are the Volkswagen Golf 2018 updates?

What are the Volkswagen Golf 2018 updates?

Introducing the new 2018 Volkswagen Golf family! The model year brings plenty of new updates across the board for Volkswagen Golf models. Most models received new standard features, interior and exterior styling updates and much more. Volkswagen has replaced the standard 5-inch infotainment screen with a larger, 6.5-inch version and LED taillights and daytime running lights are now standard across all Golf models. Here’s a closer look at all the updates for each 2018 Volkswagen Golf model. Read the rest of this entry »

New grille, color options for 2018 Ford Explorer

By blogsadmin | Posted in Dealership News, Ford, New Vehicles on Monday, April 17th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
2018 Ford Explorer grille updates

2018 Ford Explorer grille updates

Thanks to a series of updates, the 2018 Ford Explorer enters the model year with a brand new look and feel. Ford’s popular midsize SUV just received some updates for 2017, including a new Sync 3 infotainment system. The 2018 model will continue to carry this premium feature and adds a new grille, redesigned fog lights, four new color options and five new wheel choices. Read the rest of this entry »

Hansel Auto Group is hiring!

By blogsadmin | Posted in About Hansel Auto Group, Dealership News on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 8:16 PM
Jobs in Santa Rosa, CA, area hiring

Jobs in Santa Rosa, CA, area hiring

Are you looking to take the next step in your career? Consider joining the Hansel Auto Group team! We are looking for motivated professionals to join us in a variety of customer-facing roles. Hansel Auto Group staff have access to the latest technologies, benefits, time off and innovative training so they can excel everyday. We believe that happy employees mean happy customers and we go above and beyond to ensure our team always receives the best.

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