The Chevy Silverado is a modern classic, a workhorse for Americans nationwide since its introduction in 1998, and it is about to get better than ever. With a redesign from the ground up, eight different models, and six engine/transmission choices, the 2019 Silverado is poised to evolve the iconic truck in new and exciting ways.
The new Silverado is larger than the previous model in almost every dimension but with a lower overall weight thanks to advanced manufacturing combined with mixed materials. That means more cargo room, a wider bed floor, and up to 20% more volume than a competitor’s short-box.
Most models, particularly the crew cabs, feature a 14% (340 pounds) max payload increase as well as 12 fixed-tie downs. This lets the 2019 Silverado carry more weight and take much more force before bending. Add that to the enhanced front and rear...
As we move from construction season into shoveling season, it’s important to make sure your car is ready for the road – and weather – ahead. Levin Tire & Service Center has 6 locations in Lake and Porter Counties to help you with your car’s cold weather needs – and the customer reviews to back up their claims of excellence.
Bobby, before you drive to pick up Christina for the Winter Formal, you need to know some car basics. You may think you know everything, but just in case, we joined forces with Currie Motors Ford of Valpo to make sure you’re equipped with everything you need to know about how your car works, which preventative maintenance techniques are a must, and how to be a smart driver!
Car Engine Oil: What is it Good For?
What is oil really for, you ask? Why, to keep your engine cool, lubricated, and clean! That’s why oil changes are important. A lack of oil leads to lacquer and carbonaceous deposits (thermal degradation), varnish and sludge (oxidation), and a plethora of soot and tar (compression heating)! A dirtier engine leads to problems galore, including the potential for it to...
Few things in life are more stressful than a car accident. This is true for both minor fender benders and serious crashes; dealing with insurance companies, rental cars, and of course, repairs. Naturally, people want their problems resolved as quickly and painlessly as possible. That’s why Sauers Buick GMC Collision Center does everything it can to take the stress from managing the aftermath of an accident onto its shoulders, giving customers a quick and easy transition into their newly repaired vehicle.
International Subaru of Merrillville spread a little warmth to the students at South Haven Elementary School on a cold Monday morning. Sales consultants Nick Ferguson and Chris Smith Jr. stopped by to drop off several boxes comprising 150 books, as a donation to the school’s library.
If you’ve owned a car for any length of time, you’ve no doubt come to experience one of the inevitable truths of car ownership: regardless of year, make, or model, cars break down. For the last 100 years, Levin Tire has been here to help Northwest Indiana residents get back on the road, with the help of employees like Levin’s very own Jerry “Butch” Fairchild.
In their time serving the Greater Chicagoland area, International Subaru of Merrillville have taken customer satisfaction as their highest priority, taking time to know each and every driver they meet. Creating a pressure-free environment and taking the outlook that it is more important to find the right car for the individual’s lifestyle than sell a car, International Subaru of Merrillville has created a pleasant atmosphere to which customers return time and time again.
New car or old bucket of bolts: no matter what your situation is, it’s important to keep up on your car care. Currie Motors Ford of Valpo knows this better than most, and while they’ll help you find a new or used car when needed, they want to be sure you also know how to care for the one you’ve got!
Buying a new or used vehicle can be a complicated, frustrating process. But any experienced car buyer knows that finding the right dealer and salesperson can make all the difference.
Buying a new car can be an overwhelming experience, there’s no denying that. With dozens of different car brands to research, each with plenty of models and years to choose from, financing, finding insurance, and more, buying or leasing a car can seem like a complicated, never-ending process. But at Christenson Chevrolet in Highland, the dedicated salesmen and service staff work hard to make the process simple, so you can find your dream car.
Lake Shore Motors is a family owned and operated car dealership that has been leading the ranks for 32 years and three generations of family members. Adam Kerr belongs to the third generation of that family, and he is more than happy to help carry on the torch.