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Finding the Truth about Common Car Myths

We know that there are still a lot of car myths persisting in our culture these days and, to help keep you all as informed and safe as possible, the experts at Cars.com have put together a short video debunking five common car myths. Can you get better fuel efficiency with nitrogen in your tires? Do red cars get more speeding tickets? Take a look at the YouTube vid below and you'll get the answer to these and more! We have no doubt you'll like what you hear:

 

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Get the Most American-Made Vehicles of 2017 from Sternberg Automotive Group

Conscientious car shoppers from the Bloomington, Dale, Evansville, Jasper, and Louisville areas can find the most American-made vehicles of the year at Sternberg Automotive dealerships. The Cars.com 2017 American-Made Index was dominated by Ford and Jeep Brand models, including:

  • Jeep Wrangler
  • Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
  • Ford Taurus
  • Ford F-150
  • Ford Expedition

These models contain some of the highest domestic...

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2 Reasons to Choose a Minivan Instead of a Truck

Family-friendly minivans and rugged pickup trucks may conjure a very different image, but at the core both are vehicles designed for hauling. In the van's case, that's usually people, and in the pickup's case, it's cargo—but things don't always fall along such a clear line.

Many drivers use trucks as their family vehicle, and want utility out of a minivan. How does the Ram 1500 stack…

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Ford's Latest Police Squad "Car" is an F-150

 

The police squad car of choice, the Ford Crown Victoria, took its final curtain call several years ago. But, that doesn't mean Ford is out of the game for designing cool squad cars.

The carmaker announced this month they are releasing a new police pursuit-ready vehicle in 2018, and, here at Sternberg Automotive Group, we're excited to say it just so happens to be one of our favorite trucks.

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Cleaning Tips to Show Your Car Your Love

 

At Sternberg Automotive Group we know how much you love your car. But, does your car know how much you care? Show your vehicle the love it deserves with a thorough cleaning.

Here are our top three interior cleaning tips, with help from our friends at Ford:

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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…
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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…
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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…
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