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1601, 2015

Volkswagen e-Golf arrives at Portland Auto Show

By |January 16th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Volkswagen has made some exciting announcements about their electric vehicle platforms and where they will be going in the next few years. Their first big step towards those goals is the all new 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf. Now available for sale in the United States the e-Golf offers 83 miles of pure electric range for around $3 a charge.

Based on their all new Golf platform which won Motor Trends car of the year for 2015. The awards and praise don’t stop there, in their 4.5 out of 5 star review for the Volkswagen e-Golf Car and Driver had this to say:
The e-Golf retains much of the driving charm of its gas and diesel VW Golf cohorts, thanks to a firm suspension and taut handling.
Are you looking for a compact and sporty electric vehicle? The 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf may be what you want! Come see one in person at the 2015 Portland […]

1401, 2015

Land Rover Discovery Sport Heads to Portland

By |January 14th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The Portland Auto Show has always been a place where you can see some of the latest concept and prototype vehicles from both large and small manufacturers. This year will be no different as an early release of the the Land Rover Discovery Sport heads to the 2015 show.

Described in no uncertain terms as a modern and compelling vehicle, Land Rover took charge when crafting the 2015 Discovery Sport. But it isn’t all about the aesthetics. A capable off-road performer as well with 23.6 inches of wading depth and 240 horsepower provided by a turbocharged 2 liter 4 cylinder engine. Going one step further you can activate the Off-Road Terrain Response with pavement, gravel and snow, mud and ruts, and sand settings to ensure the most traction in any driving conditions.

The Land Rover Discovery Sport will be on display at the 2015 Portland Auto Show as an early release vehicle […]

1301, 2015

Chevy Colorado Heads to Portland Auto Show

By |January 13th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Motor Trend’s 2015 Truck Of The Year is coming to the Portland International Auto Show this February 5th – 8th. The Chevy Colorado is reinventing the midsize pickup from the frame up. Starting with the latest technology including an available high-speed 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection to allow you to upload photos and stay in touch with friends no matter where your adventure takes you.

Under the hood is an available 3.6L V6 that offers 26 MPG highway fuel economy, the same V6 also provides available best-in-class towing and payload. To enhance the unrivaled towing and payload provided by the Chevy Colorado, an available 6-speed automatic transmission features a button-activated Tow/Haul mode on 3.6L V6 models.
The Colorado to me is the perfect-size truck again. — Kim Reynolds
And it would have to be a great size to win the 2015 Truck of the Year from Motor Trend. Still not convinced? Come see the […]

1301, 2015

BMW i3 Jolts Portland in 2015

By |January 13th, 2015|News|1 Comment

The BMW i3 is the German Automakers first foray into the electric and extended range vehicle market and they have already made a bold statement in the market. With a focus on an urban lifestyle the BMW i3 is fast to charge, going from empty to nearly full in just 3.5 hours. And with an overall range of 80 miles you’ll be able to cover all your driving needs.

Just because it’s electric doesn’t mean this car was exempt from BMW’s signature style and amenities either.

The body is made out of a Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic, giving it unparalleled strength in an ultra-lightweight package. This combination provides safety for your family while maximizing range and performance. If you would like to extend your range beyond what the batteries can provide, the BMW i3 has an optional extended range generator to power the batteries if they run out of juice.

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1201, 2015

Race Garage – an All New Feature at the Portland Auto Show

By |January 12th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Does the sound of a supercharged V8 get your heart pounding? The smell of rubber in the air get you excited? Then the all new Race Garage at the 2015 Portland Auto Show is the place for you!

Specialists from companies like PRE Racing, AMSOIL, the World of Speed will be on site to talk about their programs and how to improve your car for race day. We’ll also have the drivers themselves available for questions and autographs!

Want to learn more about the Race Garage? Simply click here to get more information!

901, 2015

Jaguar F-Type Convertible coming to Portland Auto Show

By |January 9th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Jaguar has long been known as a true sports car maker since the E-Type first came to market in 1961. Their latest in a long line is the 2015 F-Type Convertible. With a 340hp supercharged V-6 standard and an optional 495hp supercharged V8 the Jaguar F-Type roars from 0-60 in just 4.2 seconds.

Combine this raw power with standard features like an active sport exhaust for improved flow, an electronic Active Differential to vary power delivery to each wheel, and a sport suspension with adaptive dynamics to proactively adjust the shock absorbers to control body movement. The Jaguar F-Type Convertible is one fun ride.

But this car isn’t all about power. Known around the world for their luxury the Jaguar F-Type Convertible has 14 different color themes for the interior, 8 different wheel options including some with Carbon Fiber inlay, and a heated leather steering wheel. Come see the Jaguar F-Type Convertible […]

801, 2015

Audi A3 E-Tron Bolts into Portland

By |January 8th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Coming to Audi dealerships this summer, the Audi A3 e-tron is sure to spark an interest in many people. This extended range hybrid allows for 100% electric driving around town so you can say goodbye to the gas station. But your driving doesn’t have to end if your charge does, as the Audi A3 e-tron comes equipped with a gas powered generator to charge the electric motor for longer distance driving.

But it wouldn’t be an Audi driving experience without the performance as well. And the Audi A3 e-tron® is no slouch. Switch your car over to hybrid mode and the A3 Sportback e-tron picks the best combination of driving power. All electric, gas or a combination of both, for optimal performance depending on the situation.

Does this sound good but you’re asking how to decrease your carbon footprint even further? Audi is introducing Audi Energy alongside the e-tron, a revolutionary suite […]

701, 2015

Infiniti Q70 is the Art of Luxury and it’s coming to Portland

By |January 7th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Smart phones are objects that we have become accustomed to in our daily lives, but the new 2015 Infiniti Q70 sedan introduces a heightened awareness and smart car levels of technology.

With four exterior cameras, one on every side, to give you a virtual 360-degree view of your surroundings, and a bird’s-eye perspective is displayed on your in-dash monitor to help you see all around you. But the Infiniti Q70 won’t just show you what’s around you currently, it can also tell you what’s going on in your area,
The touch-screen Infiniti Q70 Navigation System features voice recognition and NavTraffic, which includes detailed traffic information. The high-resolution screen supports Birdview™ perspective control and enhanced 3-D building graphics. Together, these features enhance your journey and help you navigate while Lane Guidance indicates the correct lane to be in when approaching an interchange or exit. You can also access current weather updates and 3-day […]

601, 2015

2015 Aluminum Body Ford F-150 Rolls into Portland

By |January 6th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Smarter, tougher and more capable is how Ford describes the all new 2015 Ford F-150. The all new take on America’s best selling truck is one we are excited to have on display a the 2015 Portland Auto Show.

The new Ford F-150 features many improvements in technology, fuel economy, and even the body itself. Boasting new aluminum construction, Ford was able to remove up to 700 pounds of weight. Four engine choices allow for an impressive combination of power, capability and efficiency. It will also have 11 new class-exclusive features including 360-degree camera view, integrated loading ramps stowed in the pickup bed, 400-watt power outlets inside the cab, LED headlights and side view mirror spotlights, and remote tailgate release.

While you will not be able to purchase one until later this year, you will be able to see one in person February 5th – 8th at the Portland Auto Show. Be […]

501, 2015

Buick brings an Encore to the Portland Auto Show

By |January 5th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The all new Buick Encore has made waves since first debuting. The Luxury small crossover comes packed with features for an urban lifestyle with great fuel economy and an upscale interior. But the 2015 Buick Encore isn’t all about appearances, available collision-avoidance technologies like Rear-Cross Traffic Alert and Side Blind Zone Alert help watch out for you, and 10 air bags come standard.

JD Power gave the Encore a 5 star rating for overall quality, performance, and design. They had this to say,
The 2015 Buick Encore is a compact crossover SUV designed to deliver a combination of style, practicality, luxury, and fuel economy in a small and affordable package.
For more information and photos of the Buick Encore you can visit their website by clicking here. Be sure to come see this small luxury crossover in person at the Buick Display February 5th-8th and the Portland International Auto Show.