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Car Washing Tips!

Nice weather means long lines at the car wash! How about washing your ride yourself? Here are some tips from NAPA on the Dos and Don'ts of self-washing! Choosing the right soap. Many times you may have heard that using dish soap is the best and cheapest way, however, it is not! Maybe for your dishes, but not your car! Those powerful chemicals that cut grease and more can hurt your vehicle's paint, wax, and clear coat. There is no perfect soap for your car. You can choose which one you prefer, just make sure it is formulated for cars, [...]

2021-04-30T16:21:12+00:00April 30th, 2021|automotive knowledge, california, safety|

Need a Work Partner? This RAM is up to the Task!

Our 2020 RAM 1500 Classic SLT Crew Cab 4X2 combines steadfast capability with a standout style that attracts attention in Diamond Black Crystal Pearl! Powered by a ferocious 5.7 Liter HEMI V8 that supplies 395hp to an 8 Speed Automatic transmission for serious hauling potential. Our Rear Wheel Drive truck also returns nearly 22mpg on the highway and relies on breakthrough suspension technology for a smooth ride along the way. Next, you'll see expressive exterior details like quad-style halogen headlights, fog lights, bold wheels, a bed liner, and a distinctive black hex-link grille. The thoughtful and intuitive design in our [...]

Is Your Ride Ready for the Heat of Summer?

Summer can take a toll on vehicles, be sure to know what to look for and be prepared for the hot days ahead! Check out this list of items to inspect before the temperatures rise! Be sure to check all your tire pressures, if you have a spare, check that too! Do a visual inspection of each tire as well as checking the tire tread. You can use a penny for this! When you are checking your tire pressure make sure the vehicle has been sitting for a while, not just in from a drive, as that can heat up [...]

Add Some Fun to Your Commute with a 2021 Kia Soul!

Our unmistakable 2021 Kia Soul S offers a perfect balance of comfort, style, and advanced driver assistance, all while turning heads in Sparkling Silver! Powered by a 2.0 Liter 4 Cylinder offering 147hp connected to an Intelligent Variable transmission for confident performance. Capable of nearly 33mpg on the highway, this Front Wheel Drive SUV is easy to maneuver with an expressive design that's hard to resist thanks to a sporty black grille, distinctive positioning lights, and alloy wheels! A roomy cabin with ample cargo space is another advantage for our S trim, which is comfortably equipped with premium tricot cloth [...]

Check Out Our 2020 Nissan Sentra S!

Head in a bold fresh direction when you get behind the wheel of our 2020 Nissan Sentra S Sedan that has a modern, muscular look in Super Black! Driven by an efficient 2.0 Liter 4 Cylinder that supplies 149hp tethered to an Xtronic CVT for a more natural feel when accelerating. Enjoy enhanced drivability while our Front Wheel Drive sedan sees nearly 39mpg on the highway. Sharp creases and muscular lines give the Sentra a head-turning style with a chrome V-Motion grille and the convenience of automatic headlights and power mirrors. The roomy S cabin benefits from Nissan's attention to [...]

Fresno Spring Break Ideas!

Spring Break isn't always beaches and bikinis, though that kind of Spring Break is very nice! During our Global Pandemic, you may be wanting to think outside the norm for a Spring getaway right in your own city. Check out some of these places in and around Fresno to visit! How many have you already been to?   Frestiere Underground Gardens: Built by a very dedicated man who didn't have a plan per se but just enjoyed doing it, this 10-acre underground garden is sure to be something you haven't seen before! Set your destination here: 5021 W Shaw Ave, [...]

2021-04-01T03:54:17+00:00March 26th, 2021|area knowledge, safety|

Finding EV Charging Stations Near You!

Luckily in this day and age, technology is everything! As the electric/hybrid vehicle market expands, so does the tech behind it. There are many websites as well as Apps that you can go to that help you find your nearest charging station! Let's take a look at a few now!   PlugShare is a website that makes finding your next charging station easy! They list stations, worldwide! Plus if you know of a new station that isn't on their map, you can add it! . Check them out! https://www.plugshare.com/en   The U.S. Department of Energy also supplies a great website [...]

Get Economical in a Compact SUV!

Check out our 2020 Ford EcoSport Titanium Compact SUV!   Command your day in our 2020 Ford EcoSport Titanium 4WD brought to you in Shadow Black! Powered by a 2.0 Liter 4 Cylinder that generates 166hp matched to a 6 Speed SelectShift Automatic transmission for awesome passing. This Four Wheel Drive SUV delivers a comfortable ride with car-like handling, and easy maneuverability plus offers near 29mpg on the highway. Our EcoSport is sophisticated with a European-influenced style that is complemented by beautiful Dark Stainless painted aluminum wheels, LED lighting, fog lamps, and a power sunroof, all designed to make you [...]

Are You Interested in a Hybrid or Electric Vehicle? Check These Out!

Save some money at the gas station and the environment while you're at it! Take a look at some of these Hybrid/Electric vehicles offered at Own a Car Fresno! Our amazing 2019 Ford Fusion Hybrid SE Sedan is built with smart features and impressive refinement displayed in Ruby Red! Powered by a 2.0 Liter 4 Cylinder combined with a powerful Electric Motor that generates a combined 188hp while connected to an electronic CVT. Regenerating power with ease in this Front Wheel Drive as the brakes actually make a charge for the lithium batteries helping you see near 43mpg in the [...]

Take a Look at Our 2017 Kia Sorento LX

Feel confident on the road with our Titanium Silver 2017 Kia Sorento LX that has exemplary safety scores, incredible performance, and sleek style. Powered by a 2.4 Liter 4 Cylinder offering 185hp while paired with a responsive 6 Speed Automatic transmission. Our Front Wheel Drive SUV scores near 28mpg on the highway. The ride is impressively quiet and comfortable so you can set off for those family adventures in comfort. When the mood strikes, change the Drive Mode Setting to Sport, Eco, or Normal - this is your personalized ride! Our Sorento now has a wider stance and longer wheelbase [...]