Audi, Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, VW Repair in Solana Beach, Del Mar, Cardiff, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe
DRIVE AutoCare's German auto repair mechanics (Audi, Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, VW Repair in Solana Beach, Del Mar, Cardiff, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe) are highly trained to diagnose, service, and maintain the superior braking, engine and suspension systems that are characteristic of German engineered automobiles. These sophisticated vehicles call for a high level of care and maintenance to retain maximum performance.
Germany is listed as one of four of the top auto manufacturing countries along with China, Japan, and the United States. Germany is considered the birthplace of high performance automobiles and the history of automobiles there is as diverse as the makes and models that were developed there. It all began in 1886 when the first gasoline-powered car was designed by Carl-Friedrich Benz. Germany was generating about 900 cars a year by 1901 but in 1926, the brand name Mercedes-Benz was launched from a merger that created the Daimler-Benz AG Company. BMW started production in 1928.
Today approximately 6 million automobiles are manufactured in Germany, with an additional 5.5 million produced overseas. Five German companies and seven marques reign supreme in the country – Volkswagen (along with subsidiaries Porsche and Audi, BMW, Daimler AG, Ford-Werke and Adam Opel. Today, some of the best-selling luxury brands in the United States are German, and they are Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, and Porsche. When it comes to performance and innovation, German luxury cars are unsurpassed.
According to Forbes magazine, luxury German auto repair can be expensive. For example, the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and Audi A8 have an estimated 5-year repair cost of $1,640. The Mercedes-Benz CL-Class comes in at about $1,540 every 5 years as well as the Jaguar XK at approximately $1,629. German automobiles are designed with performance first in mind, and maintenance second, which makes them more challenging to repair.
DRIVE AutoCare employs ASE-certified technicians who are expert in German automotive repair and maintenance.
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