Archive for Brent Woolverton

When Is A Local Business Not Just Any Business?

When is a business not just any business?  It is often understood of the positive benefits that any organization can have on a community by adding wealth with in a community through payroll and business operations purchases.  Yet, it takes the caring of the business to provide a higher level of service to a community.  It is not just any business when it takes the time to give back to its local community through community outreach programs. Read more


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Manufacturer Versus Third Party Parts, Is It Worth It?

In either situation where you are trying to do an automobile repair yourself or at a garage you are faced with one simple question.   Do I use manufacturer made parts of those from a third party?  To me, the answer is truly quite simple.  Nothing beats a manufacturer part when trying to repair your vehicle.  Let me show you why saving a few extra dollars up front may not be worth the headaches in the long run.  Read more


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The 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT

When driving around your family over long distances, nothing beats a technology filled and comfortable ride such as the Dodge Grand Caravan SXT.  With its long-standing experience in the minivan class provides the implementation of the most requested features and above industry standard reliability. Not to mention the power that is inside of this vehicle is very responsive for its vehicle class.  Read more


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The 2017 Kia Cadenza Technology Package

The Kia Cadenza is a high-end luxury vehicle has both style and grace without the overbearing price of the brands typically thought of in the luxury class.  Introduced a few years back, the Cadenza has proven itself as a reliable and highly available standard for the Kia line.  With the addition of the technology package, an already excellent vehicle has been pushed that much closer to perfection. Read more


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Extra Information For The First Time Antique Car Buyer

It’s finally time to purchase your first antique vehicle to start your collection.  You go down to a reputable dealer like the Talbott Collection at Greenbrier Motor Company and find the vehicle of your dreams.  You set your eye on a perfectly restored vehicle, and the price is perfect for its condition.  Now that you have made the purchase what should you do about insurance and licensing the vehicle?  You may be surprised to find out that standard automobile policies could be costly compared to other options. Read more


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My Favorite Automotive Research Resource

Researching is one of the most important aspects of preparing to purchase a vehicle.  The research continues as you move to purchase your vehicle and are looking for non-biased information that the owner’s manual just will not provide.  The automobile industry has a notoriously bad reputation for not being honest about the sale of the car and the repair.  Therefore, when it is time to perform that research, it is important to recognize what information is biased or not.  This is the reason that I frequently visit Cars.com.  It is much more than an automotive encyclopedia, but a living community of owners. Read more


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2017 Ram 1500 Big Horn Truck Quad Cab

The perfect towing vehicle is available today in the 2017 Ram 1500 Big Horn Truck Quad Cab.  This mix of work and pleasure vehicle provides the toughness to haul anything with the comfort and features to please the pickiest of individuals.  This four-wheel drive beauty provides an eight speed shiftable automatic transmission paired with its 5.7L HEMI V8 motor.  In this configuration, it can produce 395 horsepower with 410 ft.-lb. of torque. The fuel economy is fifteen miles per gallon in the city and twenty-one miles per gallon on the highway. Read more


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The 2018 Toyota Avalon XLE

Living in luxury while maintaining practical cost effectiveness can both be achieved when looking at the 2018 Toyota Avalon XLE.  It’s modest price tag compared to the features of much more expensive models provide the best of both worlds.  This included right down to the comfortable leather upholstery, steering wheel, and accents.  Read more


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What Is the Numbers and Letters in Motor Oils?

Taking the time to know more about what helps your vehicle and other motorized toys work provides you with the ability to be a better owner.  This in turn will provide you with the ability to better maintain your purchase and keeping it in working order for a longer period without issues.  Therefore, when I was provided the opportunity to write about the explanation of motor oils I was excited.  Without any further ado, I will provide you with the maybe surprising, but rather simplistic concept. Read more


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2017 Dodge Challenger R/T Coupe

The classic icon in the Dodge muscle car line is the Challenger and the 2017 R/T does not provide any disappointment.  With a curb weight of 4190 pounds, it provides an exciting 5.1 second 0 to 60 acceleration.  This is provided by the 5.7L L/345 motor providing 375 horsepower and 410 ft.-lbs. of torque.  Fuel economy is not bad considering it is a muscle car with a city economy of 15 miles per gallon and a highway of 23.  Read more


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