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Last Minute Ohio Road Trips

Last Minute Ohio Road Trips

Photo by Jaknouse (Own work).   Ohio is a great place to live, work, and have fun, so if you want to have a few more adventures before the school year is in full swing, here are a few Ohio road trips to try. National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. This fantastic museum is located in Dayton, the former home of the Wright Brothers. Here you can see pieces of real aviation history that stretch from the Wright Brothers to…

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What to Keep in Your Car This Winter for Warmth and Safety

What to Keep in Your Car This Winter for Warmth and Safety

For drivers, the winter months can be dangerous at worst and annoying at best, with snow and ice creating ominous road conditions and covering your windshield. Fortunately, there are ways to prepare, including the stocking up of various essentials inside your vehicle. You can prepare yourself by checking out this list of what to keep in your car in winter: First and foremost, get yourself a quality ice scraper, which will save you time when you first leave home. You…

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How to Use Apple CarPlay

How to Use Apple CarPlay

Texting and driving is one of the most serious safety hazards that we see on the road today. Apple is attempting to squash the epidemic one car at a time with Apple CarPlay. The idea is that it is safer to glance at this screen to access your phone than to try to search your phone while driving. To introduce you to the revolutionary new system, here is a guide on how to use Apple CarPlay. Instead of using a…

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Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

Road Tripping to Amusement Parks

If you live in Mansfield, Ohio, or the surrounding area, you know that every Ohioan’s favorite place to visit in the summer is Kings Island and Cedar Point. For most of us they aren’t more than a couple hours away, so it’s definitely worth the day trip to ride the epic rides these parks have to offer. Road tripping to your favorite amusement park is fun for the whole family! However, road tripping to amusement parks requires a different kind of…

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Fuel Tips: Windows Down or Air Conditioning On?

Fuel Tips: Windows Down or Air Conditioning On?

The warm weather is on its way in for the summer, so it’s time to break out this age old question: Which is more fuel-efficient, rolling the windows down or air conditioning? Some studies show windows down to be superior, but according to the Society of Automotive Engineers, both have their merits. It is better to roll the windows down at lower speeds. When you’re driving around the city, windows down is more fuel-efficient because the drag is low enough…

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Remembering the Buick Reatta, a Long-Lost Beauty

Remembering the Buick Reatta, a Long-Lost Beauty

Buick has produced a lot of gorgeous vehicles over the course of its existence. Some of these gorgeous vehicles, despite their undeniable beauty, for some reason just don’t make it. One of those sad cases is the beautiful Buick Reatta – which is why we are taking the time today for reminiscing and remembering the Buick Reatta. In 1990, the Reatta was Buick’s response to the huge popularity of European-styled luxury convertibles. The Reatta was clearly one of the most…

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Meet the All-New Chevy Silverado Realtree Edition

Meet the All-New Chevy Silverado Realtree Edition

The Chevy Silverado is already one of America’s most well-equipped and battle-ready pickups, offering intense standard features like a 4.3-liter EcoTec3 V6 engine and simplified yet tech-savvy infotainment board. So imagine our excitement when we heard that the outdoor outfitter Realtree was bringing its brand into the mix to create the all-new Chevy Silverado Realtree Edition (only slightly more excited than we were when we found out about the Flat Iron Realtree Edition). The Silverado Realtree Edition is offered on…

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Some Of The Top Reasons You Might Get Pulled Over

Some Of The Top Reasons You Might Get Pulled Over

Nothing can ruin a perfectly good day like getting pulled over by the police. You are out for a night on the town and next thing you know, you see those flashing lights and you hope and pray they go around you. Then they don’t. Want to avoid this situation? Here are some of the top reasons you might get pulled over… # 1 – Speeding. You could guess this one, right? As you’ve probably noticed, most police officers allow…

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Chevy Adds All-New Duramax Turbo-Diesel Engine to Colorado Lineup

Chevy Adds All-New Duramax Turbo-Diesel Engine to Colorado Lineup

With its impressive re-entry into the mid-size truck market, the Chevrolet Colorado is back for 2016 with a new treat for fans: an all-new Duramax turbo-diesel engine. As if the Chevy Colorado didn’t stand out in its class before, the 2016 model equipped with the available diesel engine will provide 369 lb-ft of torque and carries a trailering rating of up to 7,700 pounds. General Motors boasts the 2.8-liter diesel engine is the “cleanest diesel truck engine ever produced” by…

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Bill Harris Auto Center Sponsors Local Youth Baseball League

Bill Harris Auto Center Sponsors Local Youth Baseball League

In case you missed all the commotion of the All-Star Game and Home Run Derby this past week, Chevrolet is the official sponsor of the MLB. The All-Star Weekend was full of Chevrolet Silverados and the MVP, Mike Trout, took one home! Chevrolet Baseball is a program that is not only part of the MLB, but it’s also part of our community. Chevy Baseball has been around for nine years and strives to initiate and establish a positive relationship between…

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