AMG Vehicles: The Next Step In Performance

By blogsadmin | Posted in Mercedes-Benz, Tips & Tricks on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 8:08 PM
What Is Mercedes-Benz AMG?

When it comes to premium luxury vehicles, Mercedes-Benz can deliver. Whether you are shopping for a brand new luxury car, or want to explore pre-owned Mercedes-Benz options, these cars offer elegant interiors and advanced performance capability. Most modern Mercedes-Benz vehicles are designed for quality, but for drivers who want a focus on elite performance (and are willing to pay for it), there is another option: Mercedes-AMG®. Keep reading to learn more about what is Mercedes-Benz AMG and what it means for driving and luxury. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Genesis a Car or a Brand?

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQ's on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 4:59 PM
What is Hyundai's luxury car?

Many vehicle brands have both standard vehicles and luxury options. For example, the luxury brand for Honda is Acura, and the Toyota luxury brand is Lexus. But what is Hyundai’s luxury car, and does it have its own brand? Welcome to Genesis! There’s been a huge change in recent years with the Hyundai Genesis becoming a spin-off luxury brand. We’re going to try and break it down for you. Read the rest of this entry »

LEGO and the Chicago Auto Show: The Best of All Worlds!

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun on Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 9:37 PM

There were hundreds, if not thousands, of vehicles at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show this week designed to capture the hearts and minds of drivers and passengers. But there were some models that were aiming at a younger crowd. Both Chevrolet and Volkswagen had displays of LEGO vehicles. From the new LEGO Batmobile from Chevrolet, to Volkswagen’s retrospective history in bricks, these LEGO displays at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show brought smiles to many faces. Check out these displays in more detail below. Read the rest of this entry »

The Lexus LS 500 Looks Just As Excellent in Person

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun, Lexus News on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 5:57 PM
2018 Lexus LS 500 at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show

We’ve talked about the premium luxury available on the Lexus LS before, but it’s different seeing it in person. The lean lines and plush interior of the 2017 Lexus LS 500 make us even more excited about its release date, even if we won’t see this model in our pre-owned Lexus inventory for quite a while. Check out photos and information about the 2018 Lexus LS 500 at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show below. Read the rest of this entry »

What Was The Hottest Car At CAS 2017? Try the Sriracha

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun, Lexus News on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 4:29 PM
Lexus Sriracha IS at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show

We’ve written before about the new Lexus Sriracha IS, the fantastic hot-sauce-themed car that is loaded with spice, but now we have actual images of it from the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. This model was both brighter and cooler than we expected from previous releases. Keep reading see images of the Lexus Sriracha IS at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, and learn a little more about this crazy but awesome just for fun car. Read the rest of this entry »

Check Out the New Mercedes-Benz E-Class Coupe in Chicago

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun, Mercedes-Benz, Seasonal on Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 8:45 PM
2017 Chicago Auto Show E-Class Coupe Debut

Among premium Mercedes-Benz vehicles, there are several models that are referred to as a “coupe” just because they look stylish. Now, for 2017, a true coupe emerges among the 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class lineup. This sleek and stylish two-door model offers premium technology and head-turning good looks. Check out photos from the 2017 Chicago Auto Show E-Class coupe debut, and learn more about available and standard features on this excellent model below.  Read the rest of this entry »

Check Out the Ghibli, GranTurismo and Levante at CAS 2017

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun, Seasonal on Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 6:37 PM
What Maserati Vehicles are at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show?

If you are looking for a sleek and powerful vehicle, what is better than a Maserati? We are proud of our pre-owned Maserati inventory here at Certified Autoplex, but when we look at the brand new models gracing the Chicago Auto Show, it’s easy to start to drool. Keep reading to learn what Maserati vehicles are at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show and see photos of some of these graceful and super-powered automobiles. Read the rest of this entry »

Say Hello To the Chevy Redline Lineup

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun, Seasonal on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 10:45 PM
Chevy Redline Lineup at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show

Among many auto brands, Chevy is well-known for offering extensive special editions across their entire model lineup. Whether vehicle shoppers long for a unique light-duty truck, or a stylish hatchback, Chevy vehicles can deliver. But what Chevy special editions are appearing at this year’s huge auto show in Chicago? Say hello to the Chevy Redline lineup at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Read the rest of this entry »

Do These Super Bowl 2017 Car Commercials Make You Laugh or Cry?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Audi News, For Fun, Mercedes-Benz on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 10:49 PM
Super Bowl 2017 Car Commercials

We already knew that there were going to be some great commercials for Super Bowl LI. Aren’t there always? Some car makers gave us previews of their ads (like Lexus did with their 2017 Lexus LC commercial), while others surprised us during the big game. While many “just” showcased the elegant looks and awesome technology that is available on cars of today, others made us laugh or even cry. Here are a few emotional moments, brought to you by Super Bowl 2017 car commercials from Buick, Hyundai, Audi and Mercedes-Benz.   Read the rest of this entry »

What Tires Should You Have On Your Vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 8:00 AM
Summer vs Winter vs All-Season Tires

Good tires are essential to maintaining great traction in challenging conditions. Even a car with a top all-wheel drive system relies on its tires to actually hold onto the road. While drivers should absolutely replace their tires at regular intervals and make sure they have the factory-recommended tire pressure, it is also important to have the right tires for the right climate and driving demands. We are going to pit summer vs winter vs all-season tires against each other to see which one might best suit your driving needs. Read the rest of this entry »