The New 2018 Volkswagen Atlas….At last!

2018 VW Atlas Lockport, NY The New 2018 Volkswagen Atlas….At last! We sat down with Ryan Lovitz, our VW Atlast expert last week to discuss the all new, seven passenger Volkswagen Atlas.  He discusses the highly anticipated new Volkswagen Atlas, it’s 7 passenger SUV with all the cargo space you could need! I’m Ryan Lovitz, …

Basil’s 3rd Annual Vehicles for Vets

Basil’s 3rd Annual Vehicles for Vets Giving Back to Those Who Serve Us The Basil Family of Dealerships has partnered with the Veterans One Stop Center of Western New York to launch the third annual “Vehicles for Vets” campaign; a summer long promotion in which a veteran or active serving …

Buckle Up, We’re Talking Safety

seatbelt_buckle Buckle Up, We’re Talking Safety And don’t forget your blinkers Recently, we spoke to Kevin Zephania, a talented member of our sales consultant team at Robert Basil. Kevin took some time out of his day to give us his input regarding safety ratings and the way we should approach car …

Which Fuel is Right for You?

at_the_pump Which Fuel is Right for You? What’s in your car? Most drivers have to pay a visit to the gas pump at some point, with some exceptions of course. As for the rest, many people get the same type of gas for their car every time they visit, which poses …

What to Know About Seasonal Tires

winter tires What to Know About Seasonal Tires Don’t get stuck with the wrong tires This week, we spoke to Jason Klubek, a very skilled parts advisor working on our team at the service department of Robert Basil. We asked him all types of questions regarding seasonal tires and their potential uses. If you live …

The Chevy Colorado ZH₂: A Glimpse of a Promising Future

Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 The Chevy Colorado ZH₂: A Glimpse of a Promising Future Quiet, efficient, and you can drink from it In the automotive industry, there are always exciting developments being tried and tested by some of the largest car manufacturers. We recently learned about the Chevy Colorado ZH₂, a hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle being …

Investigating the Impending Future of Car Infotainment

CarPlay_Honda_Map_PRINT Investigating the Impending Future of Car Infotainment Disconnecting from the past As smartphones and tablets are enhanced with each iteration, their capability to compete with existing hardware grows, sometimes to the point where a smartphone app is more consumer-friendly than the product it is based upon. Point-and-shoot cameras, E-readers, radio …

We’re Talking Car Seat Safety at Robert Basil

featuredphoto_carseatsafety We’re Talking Car Seat Safety at Robert Basil Grab a seat This Saturday, April 15th from 10am-1pm, Robert Basil is working with New York State Troopers in an effort to educate the public on the use of child car seats, along with other child safety topics. With the help of …

Basil Is Going Green This Earth Day

buycar-planttree Basil Is Going Green This Earth Day ‘Tis the season This month, Basil Family of Dealerships is undertaking an effort to celebrate the environment. On Saturday, May 6th, Basil will be working with volunteers from Boy Scout Troop 591, Americorps, and Cradle Beach to plant trees at Evangola State Park. For …

Talking with Joe Basil Chevrolet About The 2017 Chevy Bolt EV

Chevy Blog Post Graphic (2) Talking with Joe Basil Chevrolet About The 2017 Chevy Bolt EV It’s electric!  We spoke to Darren Tinkham, a car sales consultant at Joe Basil Chevrolet, about the new 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV. He discusses with us the benefits of the Bolt in regards to its competition, as well as what it …