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Filed under: Blog, Fuel Efficient, News
The Desire For Fuel Efficiency Driving Sales
by admin on Aug 27th, 2012
New vehicle sales for 2012 year are expected to be up by a significant margin, despite the challenging economy. Part of that increase is being attributed to the desire for more fuel efficient cars. Increase sales are being pushed by several factors, including: Increased consumer confidence Rising gas prices High used car values A gradual increased in the confidence that the world economy is improving is tempting buyers bac...
Filed under: Blog, Concept, Ford
Ford Working Hard to Make Driving Easier
by admin on Jun 29th, 2012
Two recent announcements by Fordâ€™s Research and Innovation department shows that the Blue Oval is still working hard to ensure we donâ€™t have to. The news is that the company is working on a â€śDriver Workloadâ€ť and a â€śTraffic Jam Assistâ€ť system for their cars. Driver Workload The Driver Workload system is designed to shield the driver from distraction while working hard at driving. The theory is that the car will be able ...
Filed under: Blog, Leaf, Nissan
Will the Nissan Leaf be a Record Breaker?
by admin on Jun 27th, 2012
As part of a huge media campaign to promote the Nissan Leaf, the automaker is going to attempt a novel world record at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in England this week. The hill climb event at the festival is always a crowd pleaser, with many classic and modern cars hoping to take the title of fastest up the hill. Just about all of them face forwards, where the Leaf will be going backwards. If you want to drive a crowd pleaser, ...
Filed under: Articles, Blog, Congrats and Thank You
Car Nation Canada donates $3000 to SickKids Hospital
by admin on Jun 26th, 2012
As part of our Car Nation Cares campaign, we are pleased to announce that AutoValue HyundaiÂ were able to make a donation of $3000 to the SickKids Hospital in Toronto. The money was raised as part of a continuingÂ partnership between the two organizations. It isnâ€™t the first time AutoValue Hyundai has been able to give little back to our community, we have a long history of supporting good causes in our neighborhoods. Our dealerships, a...
Filed under: Articles, Blog, Feature Section
Car Nation Sponsoring NASCAR Canadian Tire Series
by admin on Jun 25th, 2012
Car Nation is happy to announce it has become a proud sponsor in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series. Now in its fifth season, the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series is an exciting, adrenalin-filled motor racing experience. One that is as exciting for the spectators as it is for the drivers. We had wanted to get involved in this most exciting of sports for a while and it has now come to pass. Spectators can now see our logo adorning the hoo...
Filed under: Blog, News
We Buy Cars for Cash!
by admin on Jun 18th, 2012
Did you know that you may have real cash locked away in the value of your car? Are you tired of being offered menial amounts for a trade-in? Bring your car to Car Nation for a fast, free appraisal. We will pay you on the spot, even if you donâ€™t buy from us! The used car market has changed a lot over the past few years, with many people electing to sell the car themselves through auction sites or other means. You donâ€™t often...
Filed under: Blog
Canada Delivers Another Great F1 Experience
by admin on Jun 11th, 2012
This weekend saw round 7 of the Formula 1 Grand Prix in Montreal, at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. It was an epic race with a slow burn in the middle but an exciting beginning and end. It saw place changes, overtaking, retirements and all the excitement motor racing in our great country can deliver. While most teams expected rain, the track temperature remained a balmy 39 degrees, proving problematic for some of the teams. Those cars who run ...
Filed under: Blog
Formula 1 in Montreal This Weekend!
by admin on Jun 7th, 2012
This is a good weekend for petrol heads as the Formula 1 circus visits Montreal this week. The race will take place on June 9, with a weekend of other motoring events and racing taking place at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. The weekend is a great opportunity to support our economy, support local drivers and enjoy a couple of days of petrol heaven. Even if Formula 1 isnâ€™t your thing, there is plenty to see and do over the two days....
Filed under: Blog, Concept, Technology
Are Car and Driver Soon to Be Separated?
by admin on Jun 4th, 2012
With the state of Nevada licensing Google to test its driverless car and Volvo having completed a test of its own automation technology in Spain, are the car and driver soon to be separated? As car lovers, as well as a dealership, we thought this was something that warranted further thought. Trust With the technology hurdles already largely conquered, the main barrier for driverless cars in one of trust. With adaptive cruise-control, effecti...
Filed under: Blog, Genesis, Hyundai
Hyundai’s Fast and Furious Genesis Coupe
by admin on May 4th, 2012
Hyundai Qualifies for 2012 Formula Drift AutoValue Hyundai of Niagara Falls is proud to announce thatÂ Hyundai will continue itsÂ partnership with Rhys Millen Racing (RMR) to compete in the 2012 Formula Drift series. Hyundai will be lead sponsor of the RMR Genesis Coupe, driven by former Formula Drift champion and acclaimed stunt driver, Rhys Millen. Check Out the Available 2012Â Genesis at AutoValue Hyundai of Niagara Falls [cap...