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HOW TO AVOID SALT AND SAND THIS WINTER

 

Regardless of how much snow we do end up with at the end of the winter season, it doesn’t mean you have to let that salt and snow eat away at your vehicle. Here are some tips for avoiding salt and sand all winter long!

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M2 Voted Best New Design of 2016

 

A poll conducetd by Auto Motor and Sport has voted BMW’s M2 Coupe the “Best New Design of 2016” in their Compact Cars category. This is the 16th time the survey was held, prseentng readers with a choice of 115 vehicles, spread out over 10 different categories.

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The Benefits of Switching to Snow Tires for the Winter

 

Fall is in full swing, and that means that winter is almost upon us. Now is the perfect time to switch out your all-season tires for snow tires before it starts to snow! Switching your tires out seasonally is a great way to not only increase your safety, but to also prolong the life of your tires. Read on to learn about why you should switch to snow tires for the winter.

By changing from…

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4 Tips to Prepare Your Vehicle For Winter

 

The leaves are changing and as we’re sure most of you have noticed, there’s a crisp, cool feel to the air. Fall is one of the most magical times of the year in Upstate NY, but while it’s easy to enjoy this time of the year, we can’t help but think about what’s to come.

While the weather is still relatively nice and we can still be outside without freezing…

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The Top 3 BMW SUV Choices for Your Family

 

Everyone has different opinions about what features are important to them in a car. For those who value sleek style, as well as safety and space, BMW of South Albany’s range of SUV models may be just the fit for you:

  1. The X3 – The X3 looks lean and graceful, while allowing for ample passenger space. Most X3 versions come with BMW’s xDrive all-wheel drive system, which is especially helpful to maintain traction on…
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BMW 8 Series Will Return by 2020

 

BMW’s desire to move into a higher-end market has led them to the early decision to resurrect the iconic BMW 8 series. The newly released, updated 8 Series will stand as one of the last BWM models to be built off of the CLAR architecture that is used in the 3, 5, 6 and 7 Series models.

 

The goal with the new 8 Series will address some of the complaints BWM enthusiasts had about…

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TIPS FOR SAVING ON GAS

 

No More Lead Foot

This is one of the oldest and easiest methods to keep the cost of fuel down for your vehicle. By taking it easy on the acceleration in your car as opposed to pressing on the gas like a maniac, you’ll decrease fuel consumption dramatically. The truth of the matter is… light acceleration saves more than moderate acceleration. End of story.

Top speed also plays an important role in this. For…

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COULD BMW BE SUCCESSFUL IN TODAY’S FORMULA ONE?

 

Formula One (F1) race cars carry the prestige of being the “highest class of single-seat auto racing that is sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA),” (Wiki). After recently making some changes to its engines, F1s are also quite fuel efficient.

BMW was a major contender in Formula One auto racing until 2009, when they withdrew after a disappointing season. Now that F1 has made so many changes to its standard…

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