Category: Interesting Info!

Is California going to Ban Fossil-Fueled Cars?

January 9th, 2018 by

California is already among many of the states that require emissions testing in order to have a registered vehicle. This law was put in place in 1982 in order to improve environmental conditions that were deteriorating thanks to all of the pollution released by gasoline-powered vehicles. Hybrids entered the California automotive market around 2000 and

4 Tips to Keep Animals Out of Your Car

December 2nd, 2015 by

As the temperatures start to drop, wild animals are busy searching for any type of shelter they can find that is safe and warm. To them, your car seems like the perfect home for the winter. There are many different hiding places that animals can crawl in to. Many animals find solace in the warm

5 Tips & Tricks to Keep Your Car’s Transmission Healthy

June 30th, 2015 by

Automatic transmission issues can take place in numerous forms. Each symptom can have a number of probable causes, some involving extensive repairs and some only needing an alteration or minimal service. Here are some simple precautions you can take to keep your transmission in tip-top shape. 1. Schedule routine maintenance. This is vital to the

Green Driving Tips to Celebrate Earth Day 2015

April 20th, 2015 by

Earth Day is almost here once again, April 22, and many people are thinking about how they can participate this year. Many people understand the importance of recycling, but not as many know how much of an impact our cars have on the environment! On this Earth Day, everyone should make it a point to

May Your Cars Be Tacky & Bright

December 15th, 2014 by

It’s not all business over here at West Automotive Group – we like to have some fun as well! We especially like to enjoy ourselves around the Holidays. We thought it would be fun to take a little break from our information, automotive blog posts, and show you some brilliantly tacky and bright cars that

Is It Worth It to Buy an Extended Car Warranty?

July 31st, 2014 by

So you’re just about finished buying your new or used car when the salesman hits you with the question “would you like to purchase our extended new car warranty?” Hold the phone – you hadn’t even given that any thought. Is it worth the money to buy the extended warranty? Will it cover the things

Car Camping in Style: Mercedes Debuts Luxury Camper Van

June 30th, 2014 by

Who says you have to rough it when you go camping? Certainly not the people over at Mercedes-Benz! Mercedes-Benz is set to debut their new luxury camper van at this year at the upcoming Caravan Salon in Dusseldorf, Germany. Introducing the Mercedes-Benz V-Class Marco Polo The Mercedes-Benz V-Class Marco Polo may look like just a