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Best Vans, Trucks, and SUVs for Daily Commuting in the Twin Cities

Posted by Poquet Auto on Aug 28, 2018 8:45:00 AM

If you live around the Twin Cities, commuting can seem like a struggle, especially with the summer construction Minnesotans face. According to a Robert Half survey, the Twin Cities has one of the shortest commute times compared to 27 other U.S. cities, but no amount of commute-time or stress-level will help when traffic is gridlocked.

How Often Do You Really Need to Service Your Car?

Posted by Poquet Auto on Aug 1, 2018 9:11:48 AM

After all the researching, decision making, and buying a car, driving it off the lot is a great feeling, but ownership brings added responsibilities. Taking good care of your vehicle is one thing you can do to help with overall longevity, reliability, safety, and resale value. To protect your investment and avoid costly surprises, it’s a good idea to get into a routine of servicing your car!

There are several possibilities when it comes to servicing, such as mileage-based service and preventive maintenance. We’ll explore your options and where to find information, and if you’re local to the Twin Cities, how you can even win a free oil change with Poquet Auto!

What to Look for When Test Driving a Vehicle

Posted by Poquet Auto on Jul 17, 2018 2:25:46 PM

Test driving a vehicle isn’t quite like it used to be. With lots of new tech features in automobiles today, finding the right car for you can be difficult. One thing you’ll always want to do before purchasing a vehicle is test driving. Even with lots of modern conveniences, test driving can give you a view of whether or not a particular car is the right one for you.

Here at Poquet, we get lots of questions about first-time buyers and especially, test driving. We break down what to look for before your drive, during your drive, and our four tips for test driving with us!

How to Pick the Best Motor Oil for Your Vehicle

Posted by Poquet Auto on Jul 10, 2018 8:47:30 AM

Walk down the oil aisle at any auto shop, and you’ll see that there are plenty of options for your vehicle. Figuring out what oil is the best for you and your car is key to getting you back on the road. Oil is incredibly vital for the operation of your engine. Learn how you can pick the best motor oil for your car with our helpful tips, below.

Top Tech Features in New Cars

Posted by Poquet Auto on Jun 28, 2018 9:37:04 AM

We’re halfway through 2018, and auto shows are ramping up their selections and debuting new 2019 vehicle options. Technology is something that is ever-growing these days, here are the top tech features to be on the lookout for this fall.

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COLIN'S CAR OF THE MONTH

 
 

This immaculateSelenite Grey Mercedes-Benz GLC300 4MATIC that has over $10,500 worth of options, only 9,500 miles, and an original sticker price of $53,705!

Features: Premium pkg, Navigation, Heated Front Seats, Heated Steering Wheel, Satellite Radio (subscription required), Burmester Sound, Advanced Parking Assist pkg, Rear Seat Entertainment, and a Panoramic Roof.

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ANNE'S CAR OF THE WEEK

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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk

Sad but true, time to start thinking about 4 wheel drive, heated seats and more importantly the best feature ever, the heated steering wheel! Come check out this unique Redline 2 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk!

Features: Navigation, Heated/Ventilated Front seats, leather seats, 9 Amplified Speakers, Satellite Radio (subscription required), Rear Camera, and a Moonroof. 293 HP 3.6L V6.

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DAVE'S CAR OF THE WEEK

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2017 Infiniti QX80

You are viewing a beautiful Hermosa Blue 2017 QX80 with only 15,000 miles! Over $14,000 in factory options and our price is over $27,000 less than sticker

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