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Are These the Worst Car Names in History?

Much thought is put into the design, safety, aesthetics, and appeal of vehicles before they’re mass produced. Many automakers spend a lot of time and effort deciding on a name for a vehicle model. Companies like BMW and Mercedes-Benz use letters and numbers to denote class, model, and trim packages. Then there are those manufacturers who use a less clinical approach and steer toward names designed to capture the essence of what the vehicle…
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Would You Rather - 1969 versus 2019 Camaro edition

The 1969 Camaro is 50 years old. Somehow though, just like wine, this car seems to get better with time. It made us wonder...given your choice between a 1969 and 2019 Camaro, which one would you prefer? 

nnSome of you will answer the question above without pause..."I want the 1969". Maybe it's part nostalgia, part raw horsepower, or pure aesthetics, but many of you would take a vintage Camaro over a fresh one any day. There are plenty of reasons to appreciate the vintage variety. For one thing, purchasing a vintage Camaro is an investment and…
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GOLDEN TIPS FOR TRUCK MAINTENANCE

Maintenance is very important to safety on the road and it improves the life of a truck. Having a good maintenance culture also helps in lowering the operation costs of a truck. If routine maintenance is carried out on a daily basis, a lot can be avoided. It helps in reducing the risk of the truck experiencing a break down as its problems are detected early.

Before embarking on any trip, there should be a daily ritual of checking the turn signals, hazard flashers, tires and the lights. This should be done for both new and old trucks.

A lot…

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What to expect when you need a new car but have bad credit

What to expect when you need a new car but have bad credit (or aren’t sure what your credit score is)

Think it’s impossible to get a car loan with bad credit? It’s certainly not impossible when you know what to expect and how to prepare for your trip to the dealership.

You just broke down on I-75. You know it’s time for a new car but you’ve had some…

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Should You Buy a Used Car on Christmas Eve? The Answer is “YES!” and Here’s Why

End-of-Year discounts and dealers' holiday schedules make the holiday season a wonderful time for deals. Luckily for you, you still have time!

The website iSeeCars.com stated that Christmas Eve is one of the best days to buy a used car. They analyzed over 48 million used car sales from 2013 to 2016, and compared months, days, and holidays to see when consumers were more likely to get the best deal. iSeeCars.com defined a…

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What’s F&I and why do I need to know what it is?

 


When you purchase or lease a car at a dealership, the last step in the process will be visiting “F&I”. By this point, most people are ready to hop in their new car and go show it off. However, before you can ride off into the sunset, you’ll have to take care of the purchase paperwork. That’s what happens at F&I (which is an acronym for Finance and Insurance).

Because making a major purchase like a vehicle often requires arranging financing and always requires legal documents to…

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Consumer Reports Picks Best Reliable Used Cars -- Get Them Here!

ConsumerReports.com has long been viewed as a trusted resource for consumers. According to their website, “Consumer Reports is an independent, nonprofit member organization that works side by side with consumers for truth, transparency, and fairness in the marketplace.” What that means for you is that the information they publish has authenticity.

 

ConsumerReports.com recently released a report stating which used cars represent good value and reliability for consumers. Among the brands that they chose, we have several on our lot! Take a look at the list below to…

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Car Financing 101

Buying a car can be intimidating. At SVG, we know that. That’s part of the reason we offer every customer our Superior Value Guarantee, which gives you benefits not available at other dealerships such as 3 years of free oil changes, one year of paintless dent removal, and a 3-day return policy. In addition to providing you with these extended benefits, SVG’s goal is to provide the best value in 50 miles! We don’t stop there, though. Ultimately, we know you’re only going to buy cars from us if you feel comfortable through every part of…

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Car-Buying Terms You Need to Know

SVG Motors has a goal. We want our customers to feel comfortable buying a vehicle that they love at a price that fits comfortably in their budget. Our sales team is dedicated to working with each customer to meet that goal and to make it fun in the process. Part of achieving that goal comes through transparency and education so that you can walk into our dealership feeling confident. With this in mind, this blog post will teach you some of the common terms and language you…

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