Car Technology… The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Technology has changed the way we live our lives and in many ways, it has altered the way we drive.  Today’s cars, trucks, SUVs, minivans and commercial work trucks come with a bounty of extra features designed to increase comfort, convenience and functionality but are all these changes and advancements beneficial for drivers today or are some of them hurting us?  Today, we’re covering it all… the good, the bad and the ugly of car technology.

 

The Good

Cars have evolved immensely over the last 120 years as well as the features that have become standard within them.  With technological advancements in materials and a shift on keeping passengers in motor vehicles out of harm’s way; today’s cars, trucks, SUVs and minivans have become safer than they ever have been before.  Particularly, over the course [...]

Keeping our children safe is the paramount concern for parents but as kids develop into teens, it can be much more challenging to maintain control over their safety while also giving them the independence that comes from having their own driver’s license.  Even as vehicles have become much more advanced with safety features designed to decrease the risk of a serious accident, statistically more and more teens are being involved in fatal accidents every year.  Distracted driving is a large factor in this increase, with infotainment centers and smartphone use as a large contributing factor.

But before you toss your teen’s phone out the window or lock it at home when handing over the car keys, it’s possible to use that smartphone to your advantage! Many tech-savvy parents are turning to apps designed to provide them with information not only on [...]

Are you looking for the perfect used vehicle in Grand Rapids?  Here are our tips to finding just that…

Find A Trusted Dealership

Whether you’re planning on buying a new or used car, minivan, truck or SUV, finding a trusted dealership should be your first step and regardless which vehicle you are interested in purchasing may vary in options and features, one thing that should be standard is the confidence you hold in the dealership you’ll be purchasing it from.  Before you buy, you should feel confident that they’ll be able to deliver a reliable and safe vehicle.  An obvious place to start your search is with a dealership you’ve already had a positive experience working with.  But if the perfect vehicle is at a dealership you are unfamiliar with, we highly recommend checking online [...]

2014 Ford Edge SEL FWD SUV

Check out our extensive inventory of Hyundai, Honda, Toyota, Chevy, and Ford SUVs at our three locations in Wayland, Caledonia & Hastings, MI. Financing is available.

If you’ve been looking for a reliable SUV with a ton of great options that’s backed by a WARRANTY, then you will want to check out this 2014 Ford Edge AWD SUV!!

This Ford SUV has been Detailed and Safety Inspected, Fully Serviced and backed by a 30 day/3,000 mile Powertrain Warranty!!  Equipped with a 3.5L V6 automatic transmission, this SUV is also loaded with the technology and convenience you’d expect.

Features included on this Loaded Edge are Leather Interior, Backup Camera, Power Moonroof, Keyless Entry, Touch Screen Radio, Remote Start, Power Moonroof, Excellent Tires and so much more!!

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2015 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 4WD

3rd Row 4 Wheel Drive SUV

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe LT SUV

Check out our extensive inventory of Hyundai, Honda, Toyota, Chevy, and Ford Sport Utility Vehicles all of our locations in Wayland, Caledonia & Hastings, MI! Financing is available.

If you’ve been looking for a 4WD Chevy SUV backed by a 30 Day/3,000 mile Powertrain Warranty in Grand Rapids, then you will want to check out this 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 4WD SUV!!

This Clean Chevy Sport Utility Vehicle has been Detailed, Safety Inspected, Fully Serviced and is backed by a WARRANTY!!  Equipped with a 5.3L V8 engine and automatic transmission, this Sport Utility Vehicle also comes fully loaded with the comfort and convenience you’ve come to expect.

Features included on this Chevy are 3rd Row Seating with Seating for 8, Black Leather Seats, Front Heated Seats, Remote Start, Power Tailgate, Backup CameraElectronic Park Aid, Daytime Running Lights, Navigation Aid, Steering Wheel Mounted Controls, Navigation Aid, Deep Tinted GlassPower Locks, [...]

2013 Chevrolet Equinox 1LT AWD SUV

Check out our extensive inventory of Hyundai, Honda, Toyota, Chevy, and Ford Sport Utility Vehicles all of our locations in Wayland, Caledonia & Hastings, MI! Financing is available.

If you’ve been looking for a Chevy SUV backed by a 30 Day/3,000 mile Powertrain Warranty in Hastings, then you will want to check out this 2013 Chevy Equinox SUV!!

This Clean Equinox has been Detailed, Safety Inspected, Fully Serviced and is backed by a WARRANTY!!  Equipped with a 2.4L engine and automatic transmission, this Sport Utility Vehicle also comes fully loaded with the comfort and convenience you’ve come to expect.

Features included on this Chevy Equinox are Touchscreen, Backup Camera, Sunroof, Bluetooth, AUX, Automatic Headlights, Electronic Parking AidSteering Wheel Mounted Controls, Voice Activated Telephone, Deep Tinted Glass, Daytime Running LightsDriver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat, Keyless Entry, Power Locks, Power Windows and so much more!!

Fully Serviced, Safety Inspected, [...]

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