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 2015 GMC Canyon Crew Cab SLE midsize pick up truck can easily fit into garage parking.

Smaller trucks and SUVs offer versatility, value

If you’ve noticed that a lot of the SUVs and trucks on the road today are getting smaller, you’re not alone.

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 Photo courtesy of Brian Keegan/Smail Auto Group

Local dealerships “go pink” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is about more than just wearing pink.

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 2015 Acura TLX Exterior V6 SH-AWD.

Acura TLX exceeding expectations of drivers and dealers

To achieve its dual mission of even sharper sports-sedan performance & increased luxury refinement, TLX employs a host of new technologies.

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 Sam McVeigh sits on his 1967 Jaguar XKE next to John Putzier, CEO of the GPADA and owner of the 2015 Jaguar F-Type R.

Juxtaposed Jaguars put iconic brand’s history on display

When the first Jaguar E-Type was introduced back in 1961, Enzo Ferrari called it “the most beautiful car ever built.”

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 Combining impressive horsepower and fuel economy with an assortment of luxury design cues, the 2014 Lincoln MKX remains a standout in the premium midsize utility segment. New for the 2014 model year are new exterior color choices and a Limited Edition Package that features a leather-trimmed interior.

Lincoln MKX offers mid-sized SUV luxury, new Limited Edition for 2014

If you’re looking for a solid-mid-sized SUV that offers luxury and performance, the Lincoln MKX delivers in spades.

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Dean Honda donates portion of October sales to Komen Pittsburgh

Dean Honda is doing its part by donating $25 to the Pgh affiliate of Susan G. Komen for every new & used vehicle that’s sold this month.

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The Mario Lemieux Foundation announced the opening of an Austin's Playroom at the Allegheny Health Network Health + Wellness Pavilion in Wexford.

The Health + Wellness Pavilion's Austin's Playroom was established by generous donation from Greater Pittsburgh Automobile Dealers Assoc.

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 Some 1.05 million vehicles will be recalled in Japan and 615,000 overseas, covering more than a dozen Lexus models and Toyota models Crown Majesta, Crown, Noah, Voxy, Corolla Rumion and Auris.

Toyota recalls 1.67 million Toyota, Lexus cars for three separate defects

Toyota said it was not aware of any crashes, injuries or deaths resulting from the defects.

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Five Moon-area dealers hoping to make big impact with October food drive

For the past 4 years, Falconi’s Moon Township Automotive Group has hosted a food drive during Oct to benefit the W Hills Food Pantry.

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Mazda’s bread and butter sedan offers technology and curb appeal in new packages for 2015

The 2015 Mazda6 has a plethora of Mazda-engineered technologies & features wrapped into an eye-catching design.

1 month ago


Baierl Automotive announces the Subaru Outback Runback Promotion

“Baierl Automotive has been enjoying Pitt Football for a long time & thought we would do something fun for fans to commemorate the 125th

1 month ago


Fifth generation Outback is roomiest and most capable

Subaru’s 5th generation Outback, initially billed as the world’s 1st sport utility wagon, is the roomiest & most capable in nameplate’s

1 month ago


 The Flashlight Drags welcome all makes and models that race “heads up” with no classifications, eliminations or brackets.

Flashlight Drags Offer the Excitement of Street Racing Without the Jail Time

Ever dream of challenging that guy down the street with a hot car to a duel? Just you and him, one-on-one, to see who really has the

1 month ago


 A shot of “Romeo” – Gwen Lewis’ 1959 MGA 1500

Local dealers talk about their first cars, dream cars and what they're driving now

We talked with three local dealers – Gwen Lewis, Tom LaFrankie, Bill Kelly – about the memorable cars in their lives.

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 The Lincoln MKC features a new seating material called Deepsoft leather, which will soon appear in other models in the brand’s lineup.

MKC’s interior embodies everything you would expect from the Lincoln brand

It may be a tad smaller than your average Lincoln, but on the MKC, it’s what’s inside that counts.

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 Available in Laredo, Limited, Overland and Summit trims, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is clearly at the top of its class.

Jeep’s most awarded SUV ever is still on the cutting edge

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is the most awarded SUV ever, and for good reason.

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 2014 Ford Transit: Available in three roof heights, two wheelbase lengths, and regular and extended-length bodystyles. (01/22/2013)

Ford’s new Transit lineup offers flexibility, capability and low ownership costs for commercial owners

The familiar commercial vans and wagons that we see here in Pittsburgh are changing in a revolutionary way, getting taller and more agile.

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 The new 2015 Ford Expedition is the most powerful, fuel-efficient Expedition yet, with seating for eight and segment leading towing capacity. With an available radar-based Blind Spot Information System, an available computer controlled suspension and EcoBoost power, the 2015 Expedition will be for sale in North America in the fall of 2014. Photo by: Sam VarnHagen/Ford Motor Co.

Ford 'embarks' on its brand new Expedition this month

If you’ve been waiting to see the brand new 2015 Ford Expedition at your local Pittsburgh area Ford dealership, the wait should not be long.

1 month ago


Ram ProMaster Commercial Van offers versatility for professionals

Based on the Fiat Ducato, the ProMaster offers 20-inches more height than conventional cargo vans.

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 The 2015 Lincoln Navigator with enhancements to its design and powertrain will be in showrooms later this year.

Navigator provides luxury, comfort and safety on the road

If you’re coming down I-79 bracketed by 16-wheelers, the Navigator will also give you a sense of added safety.

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New Dean Honda facility makes customers top priority

After 29 years in the same location on Lebanon Church Road in West Mifflin, the owner decided that his business was ready for a change.

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Rebuilt GT350 is a nod to owner’s hometown and one of its heroes

When Fred Piluso acquired the 1967 Shelby GT350 from its previous owner in Columbus, Ohio, he knew he had work to do.

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 All-New 2015 Edge showcases Ford’s best technology, more driver-assist features, improved performance and outstanding craftsmanship.

Ford stays on the cutting 'Edge' with redesigned crossover

For 2015, the Edge will receive it first major overhaul, all-new from wheels to roof.

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Local Chevrolet scores a goal through successful youth soccer team program

JIM CRIVELLI CHEVROLET, INC. is supporting Montour Youth Soccer Association through the Chevrolet Youth Soccer program.

2 months ago


Washington Ford makes way for a brand new facility

After eight months of careful planning, construction is now underway at Washington Ford in South Strabane Township.

3 months ago


Volkswagen Touareg celebrates 10th anniversary with special edition, new trim

In addition to the new R-Line and the X Special Edition, the 2014 Volkswagen Touareg is offered in Sport Lux, Executive and Hybrid trims.

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 Toyota’s new Fuel Cell vehicle may hit the U.S. shores as early as next year.

Toyota shows off its new fuel cell vehicle

As a part of its recent “Experience the Future of Mobility” exhibit at the 2014 Aspen Ideas Festival, Toyota offered a glimpse of the kind

3 months ago


 John and Horace Dodge founded Dodge Brothers in 1914, after years of selling components to both Olds and Ford.

Dodge celebrates 100 years of innovation, refocuses on its performance roots

Since the brand’s inception almost 100 years ago, the Dodge brand has been synonymous with automotive innovation.

3 months ago


Good habits to keep teens safe on the road

A recent study found that one in four teens say they don't use a seat belt on every ride.

3 months ago


Alfa Romeo returns to Western Pennsylvania at Baierl

The re-entrance of the Alfa-Romeo brand to Pa. and the U.S. is worthy of note. And its new 4C Coupe, as expected, is a technological marvel.

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 2015 Nissan Murano resets the standard in the midsize crossover segment with breakthrough design, premium interior and purposeful technology. Third generation of Nissanís popular flagship crossover symbolizes Nissanís design-led product and brand renaissance. Murano styling delivers bold Resonance Conceptís refined intensity exterior and social lounge interior. Carries forward new Nissan design direction with V-Motion front end, boomerang lights, floating roof treatment and efficient aerodynamics. All-new Murano arrives in Nissan showrooms in late 2014.

Third generation Murano delivers on Resonance Concept’s promise

Based on the Nissan Resonance Concept, this third-generation Murano delivers on the exterior and interior of the concept.

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 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe in Crystal Claret side view from New York reveal showcases Tahoe’s all new design.

Chevy’s Tahoe LT delivers improved ride, performance for 2015

Redesigned inside and out for 2015, the Chevrolet Tahoe is just one of the reasons truck sales are so strong across the country.

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 The 2015 Sierra 3500 features an all-new exterior designed to reduce wind noise and enhance powertrain cooling for more consistent performance. The all-new interior is quiet and comfortable, with ample storage for work or travel and the intuitive connectivity of IntelliLink. Customers can chose from gasoline, CNG or diesel power, including the legendary Duramax turbodiesel and Allison transmission. The Sierra 3500 offers class-leading available payload and conventional towing.

Sierra HD Lineup Builds on GMC’s 111-Year Legacy

With the introduction of its new 2015 Sierra HD lineup, GMC is clearly building on its storied legacy in the field, at work and on the road.

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Dodge takes performance to a whole new level with 600-plus horsepower Hellcat

The consolidated Dodge and SRT brands are taking street performance to a whole new level, rolling out the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.

4 months ago


Diminutive Audi A3 offers everything you would expect and more

If you’re thinking of getting into a luxury branded vehicle, but are a little tight on budget, your timing couldn't be better.

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Ram defines 'Heavy Duty' with combined towing and payload capacity

Few trucks on the road today that can match the overall capability of the new 2014 Ram Heavy Duty 2500 and 3500.

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 The Lincoln Motor Company introduces the all-new 2015 Lincoln MKC small premium utility vehicle, the second of four all-new Lincoln vehicles to fuel the brand’s reinvention.

Lincoln’s new small premium sport utility arrives in Pittsburgh this month

Lincoln’s new “cute ute” should start arriving in Pittsburgh area dealers this month, mostly for training purposes.

4 months ago


 2015 Buick Regal in Ashen Gray exterior color and equipped with 18” wheels, sunroof and driver confidence page l and ll.

Regal adds connectivity and standard rearview camera for 2015

As technology becomes an increasingly important purchase criteria, especially for younger consumers, manufacturers like General Motors are

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 The 2015 Ford Focus, the world’s best-selling nameplate, is expected to hold onto this coveted title with a bold new look that emulates other recent Ford vehicle designs and more advanced technologies that improve driver comfort and safety.

Ford Puts a “Focus” on Driver-Assist Technologies and New EcoBoost Engine

If you’re in the market for something that can zoom in and out of traffic in downtown Pittsburgh, but still offers excellent fuel economy

4 months ago


 2015 Chevrolet Equinox LTZ

Chevrolet Equinox Offers Expanded Connectivity with the Same Great Overall Value

It may not be the sportiest model in the Chevrolet lineup, but if you’re looking for something to pull duty as family transportation that

4 months ago


 Formerly Kasing Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Ellwood City

Napleton opens in Ellwood City

The Napleton Family has recently purchased what was formerly Kasing Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Ellwood City.

4 months ago


Greater Pittsburgh Automobile Dealers Foundation named New Presenting Sponsor of the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix

The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Association is pleased to announce that the Greater Pittsburgh Automobile Dealers Foundation (GPADF) is

4 months ago


 The Multi-Media interface has moved from the glove box to the center console for easier access.

Volkswagen’s bestseller gets better for 2014

There are a lot of reasons why the Jetta is Volkswagen’s best-selling vehicle.

4 months ago


New small “tiger” is prowling the hills of Western Pennsylvania

There’s a new small “tiger” prowling the hills and valleys of Western Pennsylvania. It has plenty of bite for off-road fun, but is fast

4 months ago


 2015 Cruze compact car receives updated front fascia design and technologies including 4G LTE and Text message alerts in addition to MyLink’s 7” screen and Siri Eyes Free compatibility.

Chevy puts a new face on its 2015 Cruze, adds technological content

Technology sure has changed the landscape of the auto industry, making cars safer and more connected. But technology has also allowed

4 months ago


Don't be stuck in the heat walking on your feet: how to prep your car for summer driving

Make sure your vehicle is ready to beat the heat by inspecting the air-conditioning (AC) and engine cooling systems. This means removing

4 months ago


Cadillac sells 51st Cadillac to Allison Park man

Since 1963, Mr. Webb has bought at least one Cadillac every year for a running total of 51 Cadillacs owned during his lifetime.

4 months ago


BIGFOOT COMES TO TOWN

BIGFOOT WILL BE ON DISPLAY AT MOON FORD FRIDAY, JUNE 6 FROM NOON-6 PM. MOON FORD IS LOCATED AT 5304 UNIVERSITY BLVD., CORAOPOLIS.

4 months ago


Hyundai puts Genesis into its next generation with all-wheel drive

When it was introduced in 2009, the Genesis represented a bold step for Hyundai into the luxury vehicle segment. The new 2015 Genesis is

5 months ago


 Infiniti Q50S 3.7 and Q50S Hybrid models include 19-inch wheels and tires, solid magnesium paddle shifters, aluminum-accented pedals, sport-type leather-appointed front seats with driver power lumbar support and torso bolsters, manual thigh extensions for both front seats, Sport Brakes, sport-tuned suspension (standard on Hybrid models) and the unique front fascia and bumper treatment.

All new 2014 Q50 is a bold new direction for Infiniti

If you’re in the market for a luxury sedan that delivers on performance, the all-new Q50 is worth a trip to a Pittsburgh area Infiniti

5 months ago


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