Archive for July, 2014
SUV vs. Minivan
If you have children or children on the way, you have to think about more than what car seat to buy. You also have to think about what vehicle would be most beneficial for you to own when you have child passengers. The historic battle of SUV
vs. Minivan is not getting any less heated. As safety and technology become even bigger decision factors when buying a car, moms are faced a difficult choice.
Here at Dave Syverson in Albert Lea MN, we understand the importance of your car choice for families. In saying this, we believe that either choice is the right choice, it just depends on what features are most important to you. (more…)
Things to do at the Mall of America
Summer is a spectacular time to live in the beautiful city of Albert Lea, but if you need few days to cool off, the Mall of America is the place for you. Only an hour and a half away from Dave Syverson Auto Center in Albert Lea, the Mall of America is full of things to do that don’t all involve shopping. We know that you have heard of all of the wonders of this enormous shopping center before and perhaps have even experienced this place of wonder recently, but there are always new exciting things to do at the Mall of America. (more…)
Hiking Trails Near Albert Lea MN
In today’s world it’s easy to get distracted by technology and forget about the world around you. The air conditioning feels nice and the couch is comfortable, but we think it’s time to leave the indoors behind and go explore beautiful nature.
There are many hiking trails near Albert Lea MN, only miles away from Dave Syverson Auto Center. So, this weekend explore the world and enjoy the amazing outdoors.
One trail near Albert Lea that promises a beautiful hike is the Red Jacket Trail. This trail runs next to the scenic Minnesota River and into the village of Rapidan. As you take the 13 mile trek you will run across old railroads and the Red Jacket trestle high above you. As you hike toward Mankato you will continue down the river and then reach a beautifully wooded area that is perfect for some afternoon shade. (more…)
Ford EcoBoost in MN
It’s time to get educated about Ford’s innovative EcoBoost engine. In the past few years the EcoBoost engine has been made for almost all Ford car models. So what makes this engine so special? Should you think about getting one? Well, we have the answers for you. (more…)
Heat Safety for Dogs
The experts at Dave Syverson aren’t vets but we know how important our pooches are to us. We strive to be as loyal to them as they are to us and want you to take a stand to do the same. The Minnesota summer is starting to warm up, and our dogs can feel it to. Because they can’t talk, we sometimes forget about their needs in the heat and humidity. Here’s a friendly reminder tips on heat safety for dogs.
First of all, make sure water is always available to your dog. When cold water doesn’t seem to be doing the trick to cool them down, most dogs love to chew ice or homemade popsicles made out of peanut butter. Make sure your dog is walking in
the grass instead of the pavement as much as possible in order to keep their paws from burning. Also, limit exercise on humid and hot days. (more…)
Everyone knows the big car companies like Nissan, Volkswagen, and Honda, but we are forgetting a powerhouse that deserves some attention. Lincoln is one of the most honest and reliable companies in the United States. At Dave Syverson, we urge you to consider a Lincoln along with all of our other reliable cars on the lot.
One Lincoln we have in mind for you to consider is the Lincoln MKZ in Albert Lea MN. The MKZ is a midsize sedan that is the definition of luxury. It’s elegant exterior says you mean business when you are surge down the road. Luxury continues when you get behind the wheel. Electric power-assisted steering provides amazing handling, and active noise control makes it so your cabin is your kingdom. Sit back and relax as Lincoln takes care the rest.