2016 Scion tC Upgrades Make for Alluring Touring

Direct from the Toyota Newsroom: Popular Scion Model Adds Interior and Exterior Touches  September 08, 2015 Scion’s top seller, the tC sports coupe, adds new sound, smarts and swishes as it enters the 2016 model year. A new standard audio system, a host of upgraded interior features (including a Smart Key with push-button start) and the addition of a standard …

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2015 Scion tC Hatchback

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Even in Blue Streak Metallic, the 2015 Scion tC Hatchback does not have the muscle car magic that those of us in our 50’s are looking for, but it holds it’s own brand of millennium MOJO that many under the 30 year mark will find quite desirable. Folding  a remarkable amount of room into a sporty coupe, its ready and easy to customize. …

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Ram Truck Doubles Texas Ranger Support

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From the FCA Press Room: Ram Marketing Director Becky Blanchard to present $100,000 to Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum September 8, 2015 , Waco, Texas – Ram and the FCA Foundation have announced that they will further strengthen their support of Texas Ranger heritage by donating — for the second time — $100,000 to the Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and …

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Toyota Investing Millions Into Advanced Technology While Maintaining Their Focus On Driver Enjoyment and Independence

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Using phrases like “advanced driving support” and “the innate joy to control a vehicle” the top executives of the worlds largest car company reveal their plans to invest 50 Million into new advanced driving technology over the next 5 years.  Today Senior Managing Officer, Kiyotaka Ise announced Toyota’s partnership with MIT and Stanford and the positioning  of Dr. Gill Prat …

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Auto makers are reducing maintenance intervals

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For quite a while we saw auto makers lengthening service intervals between oil changes and many other maintenance items. Some of this is justified as chemicals and fluids have improved dramatically. Unfortunately, they went a bit too far and started to see increasing wear issues, even to the point that their warranty related costs were increasing. In the independent repair …

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Thinking of a new RAM Truck?

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Thinking of a new RAM? Direct from FCA some facts about the 2016 RAM series: 2016 Ram Heavy Duty Widens its Leadership Gap With a Triple-decker Presence: Best-in-class Power, Towing Capacity and Payload Capacity 2016 Cummins 6.7-liter calibration hits a best-in-class 900 lb.-ft. of torque. The most torque ever offered in a mass-production vehicle 2016 Ram 3500 crushes the competition …

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Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation Give $100,000 to Support Flood-stricken Central Texas

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Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation Give $100,000 to Support Flood-stricken Central TexasMay 29, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation today announced the donation of $100,000 to the First Response Team of America, a disaster relief organization which is providing recovery and relief support to residents in flood-stricken central-Texas communities.“Ram Truck and the FCA Foundation are committed to …

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Even the Baby is Big – The 2015 Dodge Challenger

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  Power, luxury and safety – all in a retro package. SAFETY The all-new 2015 Dodge Challenger has earned a five-star overall safety rating from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Five stars is the highest possible safety rating given by NHTSA. Read the official release here. Adaptive cruise control makes driving this piece of power a breeze …

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All-new 2015 Dodge Challenger Earns Five-Star Overall Safety Rating From U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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Reprint from Chrysler’s Safety Press Release:   2015 Dodge Challenger coupe earns five stars overall, the highest possible score in NHTSA’s safety rating program More than 70 safety and security features, including new for 2015 class-exclusive Forward Collision Warning, adaptive cruise control, Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection All-new 2015 Dodge Challenger starts at $26,995 (excluding tax, destination and …

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Honor Our Military with VFW 12075 this Wednesday April 8th, 2015

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Honor our Military next Wednesday April 8th. Congressman Ted Poe, the ROTC color guards, Mike Penn(POW in “Hanoi Hilton” drum and bugle Corps and more entertainment all to “say thank you to our Veterans.” Hosted by VFW Post 12075 Entertainment starts at 6:15 with tributes beginning at 7pm — at The Overlook.

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