Let’s be honest, given Colorado’s often-unpredictable winter weather, performance cars are at their best in the summertime. Weston Auto Gallery, a Fort Collins, Colorado dealership, helps many customers looking for a car to tear up pavement in the summer, but keep under wraps when the blizzard hits. With that in mind, here’s our list of top performance cars perfect for northern Colorado summers.
Quite frankly, when properly equipped the BMW M3 can be a great year-round vehicle, but rear-wheel-drive and loads of torque make them much more fun on dry pavement. With upwards of 414hp, recent models score very well in both performance and safety. Compared to some performance cars, many M3 models offer decent fuel economy too, making them a great choice for high summer gas prices. Used M3s have been selling well at Colorado dealerships [...]
When looking for a used car, do you spend days scouring car dealers 50 miles in every direction? Is it always wise to dive across the state (or to another state) to find the best deal on a used car? What are the benefits of buying close to home? Generally, if you’re in Ft Collins or the surrounding area, we think it’s usually best to find an auto dealer in Northern Colorado for the following reasons:
It can be very expensive to transport a car, whether you’re driving it yourself or having it shipped. If you’re shying away from Fort Collins to try and find a better deal elsewhere, it’s worth considering the costs you’ll encounter getting it home. Not to mention the cost accrued by driving hundreds of miles just to [...]
While Colorado drivers want a car that can get them safely around in the ice and snow, most also want to enjoy everything that Colorado summers have to offer. As much as we play hard during the winter, we also like to have fun in the sun, so here are five of Colorado’s top used cars that we recommend for summer excitement.
Nothing says ‘off-road’ like a Jeep. The Wrangler sells well in Colorado due to its versatility and ruggedness. Sure it’s great in the snow, but it will also take you anywhere you want to go in the summer. We like the 2012 & 2013 models over the previous few years’ models due to some minor upgrades and improvements. When it comes to Colorado used cars you can get off the pavement with, there’s not [...]
When shopping for a pre-owned car it’s important to balance reliability, safety, style and, of course, budget. There are a lot of options out there and the choices can seem overwhelming. Today we’re highlighting our picks for the best used cars for the budget-minded luxury shopper.
The Honda Accord is a mainstay when it comes to reliability and availability, two important factors when weighing used sedan options. Many people overlook the EX and Touring models, which bring the reliability and safety that Accords are known for, but add a touch of luxury and power as well. You can often find models only 1-2 years old in the $20,000 range.
Since 2005, the Ford Fusion has quickly become one of the most popular cars in North America. Accompanying its rise to fame has been an interest in its higher end models and hybrids. The SE models are some of the most affordable [...]
The best buys in pre-owned cars under $30k might be more luxurious than you’d expect. Here are our top picks for used luxury cars under $30,000, with many models available for under $25,000!
BMW 3 Series
The BMW 3 Series is one of the best used luxury cars under $30,000 in part because it’s also one of the most reliable luxury cars available. You can rest easy knowing that over the last 10 years, the BMW 3 Series has earned top marks in reliability and safety. There are a variety of 3 Series models, years and packages available, but we particularly like the 2007 and 2008 models for their blend of performance, safety and reliability, making them an easy choice as one of the best used luxury cars available under $30k. Mercedes C-Class