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Best California Vehicles

The Best Vehicles for California Residents California is known for its diverse landscape and busy cities, which can make choosing the right vehicle a challenge. The right car depends on a number of factors, such as your driving style, budget, and preferred type of terrain. Here are some of the best options for California drivers. Electric Cars: With California's progressive policies and a large network of charging stations, electric vehicles are a popular choice for state residents. Cars like the Tesla Model 3 and the Chevrolet Bolt are great options for drivers looking for a clean, efficient, and environmentally friendly [...]

Off-Road in California

Exploring the Great Outdoors: The Best Places for Off-Roading in California California is a state with a rich history of off-roading, offering a range of terrains for enthusiasts to explore. Whether you're looking for challenging trails or scenic backcountry roads, there are plenty of options for off-roading in California. Here are some of the best places to take your vehicle off the beaten path. The Rubicon Trail: This iconic trail, located in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, is considered one of the most challenging off-roading routes in the country. With its steep inclines, rocky terrain, and breathtaking scenery, the Rubicon Trail [...]

2023-01-30T20:46:43+00:00January 13th, 2023|area knowledge, california, safety|

New Drivers in Fresno!

Here are some tips for new drivers in Fresno, California: Follow the traffic laws: It's important to follow all traffic laws, including speed limits, stop signs, and traffic signals. Familiarize yourself with the California Driver Handbook to learn about the rules of the road and how to safely operate your vehicle. Practice driving: Before you start driving on your own, it's a good idea to get some additional practice. You can do this by taking a driving course or by having a licensed driver accompany you while you practice driving. Be aware of your surroundings: Always pay attention to what's [...]

We Are Your Trade-In Experts!

Own A Car Fresno: The Local Leader that National Dealerships Can’t Beat! Locally owned and operated since 1995, Own A Car Fresno is committed to keeping Central Valley drivers on the road in affordable, high-quality used cars. But that’s only one way we give back to nearby communities. Our ownership team is made up of Fresno State alumni who are dedicated to making their city a better place to both drive and live. We consider it a point of pride to hire from the Fresno area, and our long list of charity support includes giving to Toys for Tots and [...]

Halloween Happenings Around Fresno!

If you are looking for area things to do for Halloween look no further! Here is a link to a list of Haunted Houses, Parties, and all kinds of Halloween fun! https://www.eventbrite.com/d/ca--fresno/halloween-event/ Here is a Kid Friendly Link as well! https://www.eventbrite.com/d/ca--fresno/kids-halloween/  

2022-10-30T17:30:14+00:00October 21st, 2022|area knowledge, california, safety|

We Buy Cars!

Own a Car Fresno Is Buying Cars in Fresno, Too! Especially in today’s market, more and more people are asking themselves, “How do I get top dollar when selling my car in Fresno?” Well, the answer may be easier than you think. That’s because visiting Own a Car Fresno isn’t just a great choice for buying high-quality used vehicles. We’re also well-known for being one of the area’s biggest spenders when folks are looking to sell their used cars. In fact, when it comes to dealerships that are buying cars in Fresno, we offer advantages that are practically unbeatable! Naturally, it all [...]

Who is Own a Car?

Welcome to Own A Car Fresno, the largest car dealer in the Central Valley with over 360 used cars and trucks in stock.  We started our locally owned dealership in 1995 and continue to grow because of our satisfied customer referrals and positive online reviews. Our solid reputation has earned us an A+ rating at the Better Business Bureau. We offer a wide selection of quality, new model used cars and trucks from the most loved brands like Ford, GMC, Chevrolet, Dodge Chrysler, and many more.  Vehicle prices range from $6,000 to $70,000.  If you are looking to save on your next car purchase [...]

When You Want a Truck that Looks as Good as it Works!

Drive our Diesel-powered 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 LTZ Crew Cab 4X4 in Summit White and discover the bold beauty of its solid structure! Motivated by a TurboCharged 6.6 Liter Diesel Duramax V8 generating 445hp and 910lb-ft of torque paired to a 10 Speed Allison Automatic transmission that handles hard work efficiently. Tow, haul and take care of business in this Four Wheel Drive truck that rewards you with a confidence-inspiring ride, too. You'll come for the capability and stay for the style of our Silverado 2500, which is detailed by a mighty grille, LED lighting, fog lamps, a tough bedliner, [...]

Check Out this Ford Mustang Shelby GT350!

Our 2017 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Coupe is primed for driving satisfaction in Oxford White with Blue Stripes! Powered by a 5.2 Liter flat-plane V8 that offers 526hp paired with a world-class Tremec 6 Speed Manual transmission making this coupe precise and agile, and ready to pounce. This Shelby achieves nearly 21mpg on the open road, plus the MagneRide Damping System, lightweight aluminum wheels, and Brembo brakes. This Mustang can do it all and has been optimized for aerodynamic excellence from the race track to winding back roads. Once inside our Shelby GT350, settle into the sport-trimmed heated/cooled front seats [...]

Cold Weather Tips

You may live in sunny California, but what if you go to a colder climate, do you know how to pack, or if your vehicle has any special needs for those areas? Let's dig in! For colder areas, you need to make sure you are checking your tire pressure. Heat makes air expand, so cold does the opposite. You may drive to your snowy destination from a hot one and wake up the next morning with a low-pressure sensor warning or tires that just look low in general. Make sure you keep them properly inflated for safety reasons and to [...]