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What to Consider When You Are Buying a Truck

Are you in the market for a truck? Unsure what kind you really need? Here are some tips to help you narrow down the many options that are out there!   What will it be used for? Do you need to tow with it, if so how big are the things you are towing? These are very important questions because you will not want to spend more money on a large towing capacity truck if you never see yourself needing to tow anything! If you do need it for towing, be sure to think about the towing capacity you will [...]

Model Spotlight: 2019 Chevrolet Suburban LT

Check Out Our 2019 Chevrolet Suburban LT! Our 2019 Chevrolet Suburban LT brought to you in Black helps you command your day with full-size comfort and capability! Powered by a confident 5.3 Liter V8 that offers 355hp while connected to a durable 6 Speed Automatic transmission to help you manage the day with ease. This Rear Wheel Drive SUV provides near 23mpg on the highway with swift acceleration and the power to tow. You'll also appreciate the Premium Smooth Ride Suspension Package for the ultimate in comfort. Our LT meets your needs and exceeds your expectations with its commanding presence [...]

Going for a Test Drive?

If you are in the market for a new to you car then chances are you will be test driving a few. Sometimes once your test drive is over you remember things that you wanted to check or look at. Here is a checklist to keep handy on your cell phone or to print off to help you remember everything to look for.     Here are Dallas Lease Returns we have many vehicles for you to check out! Take a look online, 24/7 HERE, or stop in and see us!

New Year, New Car?

The saying goes, "New Year, New You", but what if what you are looking for in 2020 is a new car!? Here at Own A Car Fresno, we have over 300 to choose from! How about a Sedan? We have over 140! Let's take a look at some of what we have!   Whether you are looking for a Sporty Sedan or Luxury Sedan or anything in between, we have you covered! Take a look at our 2019 Nissan Altima 2.5 S in Brilliant Silver Metallic! This Sporty looking Sedan has a 2.5 Liter 4 Cylinder that provides 182hp with [...]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Ride

So many people set out to make goals for the New Year, weight loss, eat better, be kinder, etc. How about one of your resolutions be about your vehicle? If you are like most, we tend to take our cars for granted. Can you be a better car owner? Here are some tips to help you learn how!   Maintenence. Do you regularly maintain your car? Or are you the type that will just place a picture over the lit-up check engine light?! How about this year you make a commitment to be proactive about services. Get regular oil changes [...]

Winter Driving Tips

  Whether you live in the Sunshine State or elsewhere, you could be one of the thousands of people that travel for the holidays. Are you prepared if you come across some snow? Here are some tips to make sure that you are!   Stay home.  First, do not travel if there will be really bad weather. The people you are going to see will want to see you, late or not. Don't risk it. Even if you can drive well in bad weather, it’s better to avoid taking unnecessary risks by venturing out. Drive slowly. Always adjust your speed [...]

2019-12-16T04:30:37+00:00December 13th, 2019|automotive knowledge, safety|

Are You in the Market for an SUV?

Are you in the market for an SUV? Let's take a look at one of the many that Own A Car Fresno has on their lot! Confident and bold, our 2019 Chevrolet Traverse LT offered in amazing Silver Ice Metallic with 19,042 miles is ready for duty! Powered by an impressive 3.6 Liter V6 that delivers 310hp while connected to a smooth-shifting 9 Speed Automatic transmission for easy passing. Whether taking the kids to school, commuting to work, or towing that toy on the weekends, our Front Wheel Drive Traverse is at your service offering near 29mpg on the highway. [...]

Year End Car Buying Tips

If you are wanting to get the most bang for your buck, waiting to shop for a car until the end of the year might just be a great way to do it. Here are some tips to keep in mind while you prepare to shop!   Know When to Shop - There is no "end of year" date in the car shopping world. The best bet is to research dealerships and look for the end of year specials they may be running. Check out Own a Car Fresnos end of year sale here! Narrow Down Options - Figure out [...]

Bad driving habits to avoid

Let's face it, with the world seemingly moving faster and faster, we sometimes skip steps to get to the end quicker. Let's try to stop doing this while driving! Here are some bad habits to work on stopping!   Failing to signal. It's important to let other drivers and pedestrians know your next move so they can slow down and accommodate. Signal at least 100 feet in advance. Also, don't be the person that leaves their signal on after they have turned! Riding the brakes. Keeping your foot on the vehicle brake pedal might be causing excess strain on your brakes. [...]

2019-11-20T02:51:15+00:00November 15th, 2019|automotive knowledge, car shopping, safety|

Thanksgiving Road Trip Tips

Thanksgiving for most Americans means spending time and sharing a great feast with loved ones, however, sometimes a road trip is involved to get to the festivities. Here are some tips to make it go as smooth as possible this year! Prep your vehicle - Make sure tires and pressures are good, pack a first aid kit, make sure you have roadside assistance or a spare tire and jack just in case. Better to be prepared than to be stuck on the side of the road in holiday traffic! Make sure you get a good nights sleep the night before [...]