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Car Lingo: Understanding the Difference Between a Coupe and Sedan

Car Lingo: Understanding the Difference Between a Coupe and Sedan

Anyone who has searched for vehicles knows that there is a lot of lingo thrown around in the industry, including the words coupe and sedan. Though most people assume they are the same, there are in fact some important distinctions to make between the two. According to Automoblog, most people either assume that coupes and sedans are the same, or that one has two doors and the other has four. While this is a safe assumption, there are some brands…

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Chevy Tops the Wards 10 Best Engines List, Twice

Chevy Tops the Wards 10 Best Engines List, Twice

Chevy was recently recognized by Wards Auto for exceptional engineering and design, specifically its engines. Two Chevy engines, the 3.6-liter V6 and Voltec Propulsion System, were named to the top of Ward’s 10 Best Engines list. Wards Auto considered a total of 31 engines, many of which are used in multiple models, from 11 brands worldwide. Looking at efficiency, technology, refinement, and precision, Wards determined that Chevy had two of the best engines in the world. According to Chevy, the…

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Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Named Most Efficient US Pickup Truck

Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Named Most Efficient US Pickup Truck

Chevrolet announced a few weeks ago that the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado diesel option has received a fuel rating from the Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA. EPA estimates claim that the Colorado, when equipped with the Duramax diesel engine, gets 31 mpg on the highway, making it to most fuel efficient truck in the United States. The Chevy Colorado comes with a 21 gallon tank, which means that, according to these estimates, the truck is capable of driving 651 miles without…

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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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The Chevrolet Spark is the New Domino’s DXP (Delivery Expert)

The Chevrolet Spark is the New Domino’s DXP (Delivery Expert)

What makes the perfect pizza delivery vehicle? While this question may not keep you up at night, to the decision-makers at Dominos, it is of utmost importance. The perfect candidate would have to feature certain qualities. The vehicle would have to be safe, of course. It would also have to deliver superb fuel economy and feature easy maneuverability. Scanning the automotive marketplace with these qualities in mind, it shouldn’t take too long to pick out the perfect candidate. If you…

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Chevrolet Releases Official 2016 Camaro Performance Numbers

Chevrolet Releases Official 2016 Camaro Performance Numbers

Chevrolet has just released official 2016 Camaro performance numbers, claiming new benchmarks for the segment. Given that Ford has yet to share its own numbers for the latest Mustang, we’ll just have to believe them. Step on it, Ford. Thanks to weight savings of up to 390 pounds and new, more refined powertrains, the 2016 Chevy Camaro SS can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.0 seconds. Even the barebones Camaro coupe can do the 0 to 60…

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1967 Chevy Camaro wins King of the Road Title

1967 Chevy Camaro wins King of the Road Title

In an annual contest hosted by spark plug brand Champion, car owners are eligible to submit pictures of their vehicles, both old and new, online for a chance to win a grand prize of $5,000 and the esteemed title of King of the Road. The contest is run entirely by fans’ online votes, and the contest this past year drew 549 entries and over 100,000 votes. Tim Kowalchick of Jacksonville, Florida has won the grand prize for the second year…

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Cadillac XT5’s Technology Destined to Impress

Cadillac XT5’s Technology Destined to Impress

Rumors are flying that the 2016 Cadillac XT5, next year’s replacement for Cadillac’s previous crossover SRX, will make an official debut at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show. However, that’s just a rumor. We only know one thing for sure, and that is the Cadillac XT5’s technology will be unlike anything we’ve ever seen. The UAW Chairman of the Tennessee branch where the XT5 is being produced and tested, Mike Herron, called the Cadillac XT5 a “computer on wheels,” claiming…

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Be the Coolest Ride on the Road – Summer Car Maintenance Tips

Be the Coolest Ride on the Road – Summer Car Maintenance Tips

We all know that snow, ice, sleet, and hail can wreak havoc on any car, therefore one takes the necessary precautions to winterize his/her vehicle. But did you know that the summer heat could take a toll on your car as well?   Here are some summer car maintenance tips we’ve compiled to help you, and your car, get through the blistering hot summer days. Secure your battery! Summer heat mixed with a car’s vibration can lead to internal breakdown…

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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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