OnStar App

by Raymond Stoklosa Cheektowaga, NY – When most people hear the word OnStar, they often think about those radio commercials with OnStar calling for help after an accident.  But OnStar is so much more. Are you old enough to remember things like locking your keys in your car?  ‘getting into …

The VW Bus is Back (sort of), and it’s Electric

Orchard Park, NY – I was originally going to write this blog solely about the return of the Volkswagen Bus, scheduled for production in 2022.  It’s an all-electric vehicle, and as an electric vehicle driver, I was intrigued. However, I quickly learned that the new VW Bus will be built on …

Buying vs Leasing

Orchard Park, NY – While the national average for leasing is around 27%, the Western New York market bucks the trend.  Here, leasing rates at some local dealerships are as high as 70%.  So, what are the benefits of leasing? If you:         travel less than 15,000, 12,000 or even 10,000 …

No Fine Print!

No Fine Print! Let me share with you some insight on the most boring, underappreciated, misunderstood portion of an advertisement: the disclaimer. We’ve all seen disclaimers on various household products, advertisements, and sometimes even in our favorite stores and restaurants.  Some disclaimers are annoying, some are comical, and some they …

The Shocking Truth About Electric Cars

The Shocking Truth About Electric Cars Orchard Park, NY –  I’ve been driving a Chevy Volt ever since they first came out in 2010.  At that time, I traded in my 2007 Ford F-150 and leased that first Volt, in case the technology or the car itself was flawed.  It …