The car dealerships and repair shops in our region are an incredibly dynamic bunch, dedicated to community service, community outreach, hosting community events and getting involved in local charity events and sponsorships. Some might not think of all that goes on behind the scenes of their local dealership or auto repair shop, but they are without a doubt some of the most committed people to bettering and entertaining the communities they serve.
On Friday, August 25th, and Saturday, August 26th, Team Chevy in Valparaiso is having a huge new and used car sale for their 17th anniversary! The event will include prizes, car giveaways and special pricing on new and pre-owned vehicles!
Reeder’s Automotive offers some tips of the trade to keep your car running smoothly, from some of the best experts in the business!
One of the most persistent, defining traits of modern America is our love for automobiles. Perhaps it’s due to our wide open spaces, long highways and yearning for freedom. Whatever the reason, Americans form bonds with their cars, and through those bonds, they often find friendship and camaraderie with others, often in the shape of friendships that last as long as the tailfins on a 1959 Cadillac Eldorado.
AJ Micetich has decades of experience in the automotive industry. Starting out just after high school by attending the General Motors Training Center, Micetich was trained as a heavy-duty mechanic. Since that time, he’s worn many different hats at dealerships throughout the area, but has dedicated the past nine years - and the rest of his working career - to Sauers Buick GMC.
With car dealerships on seemingly every corner to serve the well-informed and well-researched customers out there, standing out in the crowd can be difficult. For Thomas Kia of Highland though, it’s something they’ve managed to do and has led to amazing business growth over the last few years.
Portage-based Reeder’s Auto Service Center was established in 1993 as part of an expansion from a family-owned repair business started in 1962. Under the supervision of Jeff Reeder since that time, it has developed into the premier auto service facility in the area.
There’s a new face on the lot at Sauers Buick GMC in La Porte. With only 3 weeks in his new position as a Sales Consultant, Brent Renz, feels comfortable stepping into his first sales role in the automotive world.
Having driven a Kia Sorento for quite a few years, and now driving the LIFE Mobile, which is a tricked-out Kia Soul, I am used to Kia doing a great job making driving a safe, cost-effective car fun.