2801, 2015

Polaris Slingshot Showcases new kind of Motorcycle

By |January 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The Portland International Auto Show has plenty of cars and trucks on display, but for those interested in vehicles with less than four wheels the 2015 Polaris Slingshot will be right up your ally.

Combining the performance and feel of a motorcycle with the stability of a car the Polaris Slingshot is truly a unique experience. Powered by a 2.4L DOHC engine producing 174hp it is all pushed through the single rear wheel. Combine this with the extremely low curb weight of 1743lbs and you will rocket to 60mph in just 5 seconds.

But the Polaris Slingshot isn’t just about raw speed, it is a complete driving experience thanks to the High Strength Steel Spaceframe and being just inches off the ground you can feel the road under your seat and in your chest. The open air cockpit will allow both you and your passenger a 360˚ view of the road giving […]

2701, 2015

Subaru Impreza Finds Home in Portland

By |January 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

AWD and Portland go together like cookies and milk. So it should come as no surprise that the Subaru Impreza is coming to the 2015 Portland International Auto Show.

And just like Portland the Subaru Impreza stands out in a crowd. Starting at just over $18,000 the new Impreza gets a stunning 37mpg highway with a full time all wheel drive system. And with an 8/10 rating from TheCarConnection.com they had this to say:
It [Subaru Impreza] stands out as the only mass-market compact car that includes all-wheel drive as standard equipment in every model, trim, and version. With a reputation for ruggedness, as well as the reflected glory of its more performance-oriented siblings, the WRX and WRX STI models, the [Subaru] Impreza is a slightly different offering in a segment of front-drive sameness…
Looking to see all the latest Subaru models in one place? Head to the 2015 Portland International Auto Show […]

2701, 2015

GMC Sierra Full Size Pickup Coming to Portland Auto Show

By |January 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The Portland International Auto Show has vehicles of all shapes and sizes, the 2015 GMC Sierra is a full sized pickup ready to get things done. Best of all you can experience it first hand this year at the Oregon Convention Center.

Just t one look inside the 2015 GMC Sierra and you’ll see what is a new standard in truck interiors. With triple-sealed doors designed to block noise coming in, and aerodynamic mirrors to reduce noise created the Sierra will often feel more like a luxury sedan instead of a truck.

Come see this and many more pickups February 5-8th at the 2015 Portland Auto Show.

2601, 2015

2016 Ford Explorer Comes to Explore Portland

By |January 26th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Coming this summer the all new 2016 Ford Explorer is the command center for your nonstop life.  Best of all it’s going to be on display this year at the Portland International Auto Show.

There are three available engine options for the redesigned full size SUV from Ford. Starting with the 2.3L EcoBoost engine which delivers more horsepower and torque than the previous 2.0L EcoBoost. Even better you can get this fuel sipping option with available 4WD and a Class II trailer tow proving that size doesn’t matter.

If you do need a bit more hauling power you can step up to one of the two V6 options including another EcoBoost option. The 3.5L EcoBoost V6 in the 2016 Ford Explorer is the most powerful engine option available and it comes standard on the Explorer Sport and Platinum models. Combine this with the six-speed transmission to maximize your driving experience.

But the 2016 […]

2301, 2015

Bugatti Veyron to be on Display at Portland Auto Show

By |January 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Known around the world as the epitome of luxury and speed, the Bugatti Veyron redefines what a supercar can be. And it will be on display at the 2015 Portland International Auto Show.

The Veyron, with it’s 8L, 16 cylinder, quad-turbocharged, 1,000hp engine can road to a top speed of 267mph. This makes it recognized by Guiness World Records as the fastest street-legal production car in the world. This is all held to the ground by a retractable spoiler and intelligent suspension design that will lower the car to cut through the air better at higher speeds.

If you’re interested in purchasing one for your self the Bugatti Veyron will set you back a cool 1.7 million and you will need to get on a waiting list. Of course if you simply don’t have the time to wait for yours to arrive, you can come see one up close and in person […]

2301, 2015

Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive charges Portland

By |January 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Mercedes Benz has a long history with electric vehicles, producing their first in 1906. And the all new Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive is the latest electric car from the German automaker. And with a starting price as low as $33,950 it is sure to make a splash in the marketplace.

With an impressive 85 miles per charge the Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive is not only quick to charge (getting 60 miles of range in as little as two hours) but once you un-plug the car easy to maneuver, eager to merge, and  suitable for most any commute. The electric motor generates 215ft-lbs of torque as well, a statistic that Mercedes Benz says is comparable to their best selling sedans and will get you from 0-6 in 8 seconds.

Inside you will find enough cargo space to haul everything from ski’s to furniture. Because the Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive hides the electrical drive […]

2301, 2015

Fiat 500X Brings new SUV From Italy to PDX

By |January 23rd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Fiat is quickly expanding their product lineup as they grow in the United States. With the larger Fiat 500L coming out last year, they are now taking it one step further with the crossover SUV sized Fiat 500X. Available later this year through Fiat dealerships the 500X combines Italian style with true performance.

Available in 12 different color choices and multiple interior options from leather color to style you are able to customize the Fiat 500X to fit your taste exactly. Inside you will also find available integrated voice command and Blutooth on a 6.5″ touchscreen display with 3D Navigation.

Under the hood the Fiat 500X is no slouch, with an available 2.4L 180HP Tigershark MultiAir® engine, a 9 speed transmission and all wheel drive you get a nimble and confident driving experience.

Come see the all new Fiat 500X in person at the 2015 Portland International Auto Show February 5-8th!

2201, 2015

Chevrolet Trax Crossover Heads to Portland

By |January 22nd, 2015|News|0 Comments

Looking to make a splash in the crossover SUV segment of vehicles, the Chevrolet Trax is the latest SUV from the Detroit Automaker. With a starting MSRP of just $20,120 and a cargo volume of nearly 50 cubic feet, the Trax is an attractive car at an even more attractive price.

Labeled as a “Smart Urban Vehicle” by Chevrolet, the Trax is designed to be a new breed of SUV designed especially for city life. With a Turbocharged engine, the Chevrolet Trax has plenty of power and torque to ensure you always feel in control. And thanks to the compact 1.4L size of the engine, you are still able to achieve 34mpg highway.

But the Chevrolet Trax isn’t just about getting from point A to point B, it includes the features you want to see to make your trip more enjoyable. With available 4G LTE WiFi up to 7 devices in and […]

2101, 2015

Toyota Sienna Remix SEMA Project Coming to Portland

By |January 21st, 2015|News|0 Comments

The minivan is famous for being the perfect vehicle for family road trips, hauling the kids to their Saturday soccer practice and the weekly grocery restocking ritual. And thanks to West Coast Customs and SiriusXM, the Toyota Sienna Remix will be bringing a party to the 2015 Portland International Auto Show. Toyota Engagement Marketing and Motorsports National Manager, Steve Appelbaum said,
“The Toyota Sienna Remix celebrates the large part that music plays in our lives, at all stages, It also reinforces our message in the ‘Swagger Wagon’ campaigns — that the life-changing role of being a parent doesn’t mean the end of fun as we know it. It’s more fun with more family members added to the mix, and that’s when the Sienna’s power sliding doors really come in handy.”
To keep the surprise factor, the exterior of the Toyota Sienna Remix is fairly close to factory. Custom mesh wheels, blacked-out grille […]

2101, 2015

2016 Chevy Volt makes West Coast Debut

By |January 21st, 2015|News|0 Comments

Only recently unveiled at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, MI. Taking the feedback of current Volt owners and applying that into the design and execution of the new model, the second generation 2016 Chevy Volt provides upgrades in every sense of the word.

Starting with the drive train, the new Chevy Volt improves on the electric range by 10 miles offering a 50 mile total electric range. While this may not seem like much at first glance, the average daily drive is only 36.6 miles leaving you plenty of extra juice to get all over town. Chevrolet did this by adding a new propulsion system designed on the existing architecture that is 12% more efficient and 100lbs lighter while the battery system itself is also 20lbs lighter. Couple this with the extended range electric generator that gets 41mpg (up from 37) and you have an expected rating […]