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5 Essential Car Safety Tips for Pets

Face it, everyone loves their pets. And they often want to take their pets wherever they're going. In fact, a recent survey by Volvo Car USA and The Harris Poll found that 39% of pet owners would rather go on a road trip with their dog than a family member.

 

However, many pet owners worry about pet safety in a vehicle. Seventy-seven percent of respondents said that people don't take vehicular pet safety seriously. Furthermore, nearly a third of dog owners reported leaving their furry friend home due to concerns about road safety.

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2019 Volvo XC60

All-new just last year, the Volvo XC60 is a key part of the Swedish luxury brand’s renaissance. This 2-row/5-passenger compact-luxury SUV is an alluring alternative to rivals thanks to its sensual design, strong roster of standard features, and variety of sophisticated powertrains. Regarding the last, the 2019 Volvo XC60 can be had with everything from an engine that is turbocharged and supercharged to a plug-in hybrid variant that can travel 17 miles on electricity. A new, front-wheel-drive base variant lowers the XC60’s starting price to just over $40,000. Volvo is known for being at the vanguard…
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2019 Cadillac XT4

New for the 2019 model year, the compact Cadillac XT4 dresses in high-quality materials, packs an impressive new powertrain, and has one of Cadillac’s most daring designs in recent times.

Priced from around $35,000, the 2019 XT4 comes in three trim levels: base Luxury, Premium Luxury, and Sport. Each version holds an eager new 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that makes 237 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. For now, at least, the turbo-4 is exclusive to the XT4.

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Herb's Letter - September 2019

Technology: Safety Benefits

It’s hard not to notice all of the technologically-advanced features that vehicles offer these days. It seems like most standard base models are equipped with more technology than some fighter jets!  Not only do these features make for a better driving experience, they also help make that experience safer.

Many new and used vehicles on the roads today feature automatic braking systems and other crash-avoidance features. Manufacturers are focusing on expanding…

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Secrets to Healthy Snacking this Festival Season

It is the height of festival season, themed around everything from music, food and drinks to culture and more. Preparation is key to having a healthy and happy summer. Keeping up your energy levels throughout the day with cleverly planned snacks can help control hunger levels.

Check out these tips and tricks to ensure you're concentrating on the fun stuff and not depleting energy levels during your favorite festival outings.

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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class really accentuates the “premium” in premium-compact-crossover SUV. Even among illustrious rivals like the Audi Q5 and BMW X3, the luxury factor of the GLC-Class puts it in its own little niche. Using the current C-Class platform as its foundation, the GLC-Class benefits from that built-in refinement, then seals the deal with a plush cabin and unruffled ride. In this review, we’re concentrating on the GLC300/GLC300 4Matic and the GLC350e plug-in hybrid. They’re the least expensive, but far from basic. The wider 2019 GLC-Class range also incorporates the AMG GLC43, GLC63 and 4-door “coupe…
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2019 Toyota Highlander

The 2019 Toyota Highlander is a three-row crossover known for its passenger comfort, cargo space that’s beyond impressive, family safety, a strong V-6 and an impressive hybrid edition.

The styling was tweaked with more sharp angles last year, and the interior was improved, so the changes for 2019 are all cosmetic. The SE gets dark-tinted headlights, taillights, fog lights and wheels, while other models get black plastic rocker panels and some new contrasting chrome.

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Herb's Letter - August 2019

You may have noticed that many of our dealerships are either under construction, were just renovated, or are about to undergo a little face lift. So, I thought I would take the time to share with you our exciting plans to continue our expansion and bring fresh new concepts to the dealerships.

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2019 Honda Civic

The 2019 Honda Civic continues to set the benchmark for what a compact car should be. Where competitors like the Toyota Corolla, Chevy Cruze and Kia Forte only come in 4-door body styles, the Civic still offers the snug fit of a 2-door coupe. The Civic also offers a broad range of models and prices, covering the spectrum from the fuel-sipping LX and sporty Si, to the 306-horsepower Honda Civic Type-R. The Civic is big on safety, too, with a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), and the Honda Sensing suite of driver assists standard…
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