Archive for June, 2019
What cab styles are available in the 2019 Ford Ranger?
It had been off the market for nearly a decade, but now the Ford Ranger has returned! The 2019 Ford Ranger fits comfortably below the F-150 on the Ford pickup truck lineup, giving drivers another option if they prefer something a little smaller and at a different price point than the popular F-150. The Ranger can handle loads of different tasks, and it offers best-in-class (midsize pickup trucks) gasoline torque (310 lb-ft) and best-in-class payload capacity (up to 1,860 pounds). You can also choose between different cab styles to suit your needs. What cab styles are available in the 2019 Ford Ranger? Keep reading to learn more about the different arrangements you can make. (more…)
What should you do first when you get a blown tire?
It’s a nightmare scenario. You’re driving down the road at a fast rate of speed, coming home from a long shift at work, when you suddenly blow out a tire. The last thing you wanted was any kind of car trouble on your way home, but especially not something that could send you to the hospital—or worse. It’s a scary situation, but if you react appropriately, your chances of coming out unscathed are good. What should you do first when you get a blown tire? The answer may surprise you. (more…)
2020 Jeep Gladiator towing and payload capacities
Have you heard about the all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator? You already knew that Jeep is a legend when it comes to creating SUVs that can tackle the toughest terrain with the best of them, but now the automaker has put forth a beast of a pickup truck that is loaded with the old-fashioned toughness that Jeep models and pickup trucks are known for. If you’re interested in this vehicle, chances are good that you are already imagining plans for it, some of which perhaps involve using it to take your boat up north for the weekend. Let’s look at the 2020 Jeep Gladiator towing and payload capacities so you can be prepared for your journeys. (more…)
How to use Ford Hill Descent Control in a Ford pickup truck
You don’t have to have driven a pickup truck to know that driving down a hill can sometimes feel like you’re on a rollercoaster ride. Truly, if you don’t gain control over gravity in that situation, bad things can happen, which is why technology has been developed to assist with this and keep vehicles under control when descending a hill. Ford offers an available feature called Hill Descent Control. It’s important to know how to use Ford Hill Descent Control in a Ford pickup truck, especially if you’re hauling heavy loads that can push you down a hill faster. Read ahead for the proper steps. (more…)
What safety features come with the 2019 Chevy Equinox?
The Chevrolet Equinox has developed a reputation for being a great vehicle for families, with its spacious passenger area and ample cargo capacity. While comfort and cargo space are important, what’s even more vital is keeping your family safe on any journey, no matter how short or how long. So, if you are interested in the latest version of this versatile crossover SUV, you may be wondering—what safety features come with the 2019 Chevy Equinox? We’ll go over some of the highlights. (more…)
4th of July 2019 events near La Crosse WI
Can you believe that the 4th of July is just about here? That’s right, we’re already talking about the biggest day of the summer, Independence Day, when people all across the country celebrate the independence of the United States of America. This day and the days immediately surrounding it are loaded with cookouts and other celebrations between family and friends, with plenty of hot dogs, hamburgers, cold beverages, and laughter filling the day. If you want to head out and try something different before or after the cookout, there are a number of different 4th of July 2019 events near La Crosse, WI that you can enjoy. We have a few ideas here. (more…)
What is the 2020 Buick Encore GX?
The Buick name is synonymous with sophistication and comfort, having built a reputation for quality craftsmanship and classy rides for generations. These days, customer demands are more intense than ever with ample competition in the marketplace, and that’s a good thing for drivers. Automakers must offer a diverse lineup of vehicles to cater to customers’ needs, and Buick is taking another step in that regard by adding the all-new 2020 Buick Encore GX to the lineup. What is the 2020 Buick Encore GX and when will it be released? We have a few details so far. (more…)
When will the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer be released?
As if the triumphant return of the Chevrolet Blazer wasn’t enough, we now have even more reasons to be excited about what the automaker is bringing to the table with its crossover and SUV lineup. Chevrolet just announced its plans to bring back the Trailblazer as a 2021 model year vehicle! When will the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer be released? According to the announcement press release, the Trailblazer will start arriving at dealerships like Sleepy Hollow Auto in early 2020. Here’s what we know so far about this exciting new vehicle. (more…)
Father’s Day 2019 events near La Crosse, WI
The man responsible for helping to raise you while also telling you the corniest jokes gets his own day of celebration every summer on Father’s Day. This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 16 (so you’d better help it up. Hey-o!), and there are a number of different Father’s Day 2019 events near La Crosse, WI to attend. Here are some of the highlights. (more…)