Directions

Family Owned Business for over 60 years - Serving Bloomington, Dale, Evansville, Jasper, and Louisville

Blog

Does Your Car Battery Need Replacing?

Despite what many people may believe, a car battery does not have an infinite lifespan even in a vehicle that is cared for in the prefect way. You may not have been aware of the fact all car batteries will need replacing at some point, with the time a battery lasts for limited by the area of the country in which you live. Living in the north of the country will allow your car battery to last for between three and four years; however, the harsh southern Summer's take more of a toll on your car battery and limit…
read more
Categories:

A Courteous Driver is a Safe Driver

Sometimes the best learning experiences are from bad experiences in life. That experience can correlate to driving. Someone’s bad driving can actually make you a better driver.

When other drivers are following too close, instead of braking to get their immediate attention, choose to move over and let them pass. This is a driver that you will never know, so don’t allow yourself to become offended by their actions.

If you come across a road construction site and all the lanes are closing into one lane, be courteous and let a driver cut in front of you. Not…
read more
Categories:

The 2017 Ford C-Max Has Your Back

If you’ve been driving for any length of time, then you are likely aware of the many potential hazards that are present on modern roadways. Drivers must be careful of bad weather conditions, pedestrians and fellow motorists. One of the best ways to make yourself less vulnerable to the dangers of the road is to drive a safer vehicle. The 2017 Ford C-Max definitely fits this role.

The Ford C-Max’s technology suite includes some excellent safety features to give you a less stressful commute. One of these safety features is blind spot monitoring, which is quite effective at…
read more
Categories:

MotorWeek Spends Quality Time with 2017 Ford Explorer

Here at Sternberg Automotive Group, we have half a mind to declare the 2017 Ford Explorer the most spectacular full-size SUV across the entire industry.

However, in the interest of fairness, we feel the better approach is to allow you to arrive at that conclusion on your own.

And, now, here to help you do just that are the car critics over at MotorWeek. Join them for their review of the Explorer in the clip below:

Terrifically appointed from tip to tail, the Base trim promises to provide some big-time bang for your buck.

Standard features on this model include…

read more
Categories: , ,

Always Be Sure Before you Act!

Not sure which motor oil is best for you and your vehicle's needs? Then read on to find out! A general rule of thumb for the car of this day and age is that it will require a high-grade synthetic oil. Synthetic oil is just overall a better-grade oil that delivers the goods from superior protection to enhanced durability. It also works better under extreme temperatures than your average conventional oil. However, if you have a late-model vehicle with low-mileage that you rarely drive, then conventional is the oil for you. It's always best to first check with…
read more
Categories:

The Importance of Changing Your Car Oil

You depend on your vehicle daily to get you to work, your kids to school, pick up food at the grocery store, and other numerous activities. Routine car maintenance is crucial to keeping your vehicle moving. Changing the motor oil in your vehicle is one of the crucial services your vehicle needs.

What Is Engine Oil?

Automobile engines consist of many movable parts. These moving parts rub against each other, which causes a friction. The friction created causes heat. Engine oil lubricates these parts...
read more
Categories:

Conquer any season with Ford

Traveling during the colder, snowier months should never be worrisome, which is why driving a built-tough Ford guarantees the control and the peace of mind you deserve. We've certainly got plenty to choose from here at Sternberg Automotive Group and we're ecstatic to offer our customers the option to hop in the driver's seat of any of our Ford models.

 

A photo posted by Ford Motor Company (@ford) on

We realize everyone's lifestyle is different and that’s why we carry such a broad range of Ford vehicles, all…

read more
Categories:

What Sets the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid Apart from Other Family Four-Doors?

Has your search for a new car led you to the midsize sedan segment? Well, if so, we here at Sternberg Automotive Group would be quick to match you up with one of ours, the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid.

Wondering why we would?

It is at this point we'd like to turn things over to Autotrader commentator Jabari Jones. Watch his review of the Fusion Hybrid right here:

Shoppers who wish to enjoy the very best the Fusion Hybrid has to offer are sure to get just that with its range-topping model, the Platinum.

Standard equipment on this trim…

read more
Categories: , ,

Check Out the All-New 2017 Ford Super Duty!

The 2017 Ford Super Duty not only delivers best-in-class towing capabilities, torque and payload, it's also designed for supreme driving abilities and safety, making it one of the very best trucks for the modern laborer.
 
Down here at the dealership, one of our fastest selling vehicles is the new Super Duty, with its incredible comfort and security features, and amazing power and durability.
With a hauling capacity of 32,500 pounds, 925 pound-feet of torque and a payload of 7,630 pounds, the Super Duty is built to work -- and work harder than most every other truck on the…
read more
Categories: , ,

Why I Religiously Recommend Ram

Nothing beats Ram for a simple, quiet and clean pickup truck cabin. The brand has always felt it important to supply this segment with a sense of classiness and refinement.
 
It's not like the automaker doesn't respect the class, either. To the contrary, Ram trucks are designed with its users in mind.
 
This is something that many other vehicles -- and products, for that matter -- lack.
Ram recognizes that people work in their trucks and, as such, need exceptional comfort, off-road ability, storage space and ride quality. And in this realm, Ram definitely delivers the goods -- big-time.
 
There ...
read more
Categories: , ,