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You won’t believe how easy these safe driving tips are to use

Most of us drive every day. We know the importance of performing regular maintenance such as oil changes. Many people often ignore some very simple things they can do to help drive more safely. We need to be able to see properly during all road conditions, and the following tips can help you accomplish just that.

 

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ICE can potentially save your life

Did you know ICE could save your life? We don’t mean frozen water, though. We mean "In Case of Emergency" (ICE) information.

 

Experts recommend that every driver and passenger in any type of vehicle has not only an ICE card, but an ICE entry in their phone. ICE information should include your name, your age, emergency contacts (such as a spouse or family member), your physician’s name, plus any medications you are taking or any allergies you might have.

 

Put your ICE information on an index card and store it in your wallet or purse. You can also…

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This is why more car accidents happen in the rain

So far in 2019, the Dayton area and all of Ohio has had way more than its fair share of rain. So much so that our rainfall total is over twice that of Seattle, Washington. Unfortunately the forecast for the first part of July isn’t looking too dry. We’re all acutely aware of the dangerous weather storms can bring (#DaytonStrong!), but how many of you can say you know exactly what to do to avoid accidents on the road during rain?

First, let’s discuss what dangers exist for drivers when it’s raining.

  •  Visibility. When it’s…
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Want great gas mileage without buying a hybrid or electric vehicle? Buy these.

Since the mid-1970s, the United States Environmental Protection Agency provides fuel economy metrics on the window stickers of new vehicles so consumers can make better choices about fuel consumption. Many people are concerned about fuel mileage because they want to be environmentally responsible. Others are concerned about MPG ratings simply for economic reasons. No matter why you’re looking at MPG ratings, we’ve done the research to show you which vehicles are going to sip gas/diesel instead of guzzle it. 

From our pre-owned inventory: 

·      2017 Kia Forte – 38 MPG highway

·      2018 Buick Lacrosse Essence Sedan – 35 MPG highway…

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Be on the lookout for these cars

General Motors has made some iconic vehicles throughout its long history. Numerous songs have been written about the Detroit iron that is Chevrolet. While we love that GM is always innovating and creating new, exciting vehicles, we also appreciate the history of the brand. It seems that many other people appreciate GM's history as well and are beginning collect certain GM vehicles. If you can find one of the cars on this list, grab it while you can as it's likely you'll see its value continually climb!

1.) 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT. The first incarnation of the…
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Ohio to get employment boost from GM

GM CEO Mary Barra has publicly stated that she is committed to creating job opportunities in the U.S.

It looks like GM's commitment could begin in Ohio. In May, 2019, GM announced that it will be creating 450 manufacturing jobs. The three cities in Ohio that will benefit from these jobs are Toledo, Parma, and Moraine.

The DMAX plant in Moraine will be adding jobs to support diesel engine production for GM’s all-new heavy-duty pickups, which go on sale later this year. The new 10-speed automatic transmission that is used in trucks and SUVs is in high…
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Imagine never having a flat tire EVER AGAIN!

GM recently announced a partnership with Michelin to introduce an airless tire for use on its vehicles as soon as 2024.

The Michelin tire is called an UPTIS tire, which is an acronym for Unique Puncture-Proof Tire System. You may have seen these types of tires on construction equipment before. Their unusual look is unmistakable .

Insiders say these tires can eliminate flats and tire damage from road debris such as nails, metal or wood since a puncture wouldn't cause air to escape. Additionally, they can offer some basic protection from pothole-induced damage to wheels due to their flexibility.

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GM’s Corvette line adding jobs for the C8

Kentucky residents looking forward to available jobs     


GM has announced that the Bowling Green Corvette assembly plant is adding on 400 jobs to accommodate production

GM has announced that the Bowling Green Corvette assembly plant is adding on 400 jobs to accommodate production of its new mid-engine Corvette.

The new Corvette will likely launch as a 2020 model, and will represent the eighth generation of Corvette. The assembly plant in Kentucky has nearly 40 years of Corvettes under their belts.

Excitement among Corvette enthusiasts is building and GM plans to unveil the new model on July 18th, 2019. GM…

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Camaro getting new look for 2020

Customers are getting what they asked for


 

Industry insiders are saying that General Motors was dismayed to learn that consumers weren’t in love with the looks of the 2019 Camaro’s front end. At SVG, we think it’s a great looking car! However, GM is dedicated to ensuring that they’re producing vehicles that people want to drive, that perform well, and are affordable so they’ve reworked the grille area for the 2020 model.

 

The grille isn’t the only part that’s been reworked, though. The location of the iconic bowtie has been moved to the…

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Switch to a diesel engine and THIS could happen!

SVG Chevrolet has an incredible deal for anyone who is looking for a brand new car that's going to be reliable, save money on gas, and look good, too!

    

Hybrid vehicles are great at saving their owners money on gas. However, those who are concerned with fuel mileage may be overlooking a type of vehicle that has the ability to save its owners on much more than fuel costs: diesel powered vehicles. SVG Chevrolet…
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