Archive for November, 2014

New Redesigned 2016 Ford Explorer Exceeds Expectations

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
Redesigned 2016 Ford Explorer

Redesigned 2016 Ford Explorer

There have been rumors floating around all year that Ford might be releasing a redesigned version of its Explorer model for the 2016 model year. Well, this past week we found out that those rumors were actually true, as they unveiled a new redesigned 2016 Ford Explorer at the Los Angeles Auto Show. So we have decided to dedicate this blog post to telling our readers all about the newest version of the iconic Explorer. (more…)

All-New Refreshed Ford Expedition

Monday, November 24th, 2014
Redesigned 2015 Ford Expedition

Redesigned 2015 Ford Expedition

Consumers who are in the market for a full-size SUV have always had to compromise on fuel economy. Well, Ford decided that it was finally time to do something about that, and solved the problem with their redesigned 2015 Ford Expedition. The 2015 Expedition is equipped with an advanced new powertrain that helps this iconic SUV achieve best-in-class fuel economy. The newest version of the Expedition is finally available in the Minnesota area and is in stock and available for purchase or lease here at Dave Syverson Auto Center. (more…)

New 2015 Chrysler 300 is Finally Revealed

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
Reveal of the 2015 Chrysler 300

Reveal of the 2015 Chrysler 300

When the Chrysler 300 was first revealed in 2005 it was one of the most revolutionary automotive designs that had ever been created. However, the second generation that came out in 2011 proved to be a step backward for the model and was somewhat of a disappointment. The reveal of the 2015 Chrysler 300 occurred at the Los Angeles Auto Show recently and it appears that Chrysler has fixed the mistakes that had plagued the last generation and is giving the car back some of the style that it lost in recent years. (more…)

Ford’s Secret Mustang Project Finally Revealed

Monday, November 17th, 2014
2016 Ford Mustang GT350

2016 Ford Mustang GT350

Today is the day that Mustang fans have been dreaming about for the last 43 years. Ford been hinting about a special sports car in a series of short teaser videos, and today they officially revealed that it will be the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350. This iconic muscle car will finally be returning to showrooms after a 43 year hiatus, and from what we’ve seen so far it was definitely worth the wait. (more…)

On This Day in 1940: First Jeep Prototype Released

Thursday, November 13th, 2014
First-Jeep-Prototype

First Jeep Prototype

Here at Dave Syverson Auto Center Albert Lea MN we all love the Jeep brand. They have been providing us some of the most stylish and fun to drive vehicles for many generations now. That is what makes today so important, because on this day, November 13, 1940, the first Jeep prototype was released. (more…)

Volkswagen Plans to Become Most Sustainable Automaker by 2018

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
New Volkswagen Technology

New Volkswagen Technology

Here at Dave Syverson Auto Center Albert Lea MN we love Volkswagen for the cars they produce that are not only iconic, but also innovative. They consistently push the envelope for what is possible in the automotive industry. They recently announced an innovation goal that will surely be one of the most challenging in the company’s history. However, they plan to use new Volkswagen technology to make it possible. (more…)

Ford Mustang is the 2014 SEMA Award Winner

Friday, November 7th, 2014
2015 Ford Mustang won the SEMA Award

2015 Ford Mustang won the SEMA Award

Every year the SEMA Auto Show in Las Vegas is held as a celebration of automotive innovation and creativity. Every major automaker brings their latest and greatest new vehicles as well as custom creations to show off at SEMA. The 2014 SEMA Auto Show is just wrapping up and the 2015 Ford Mustang won the SEMA Award for hottest car this year. (more…)

2015 Volkswagen GTI won the Yahoo Autos Car of the Year

Monday, November 3rd, 2014
2015 Yahoo Autos Car of the Year Award Winner

2015 Yahoo Autos Car of the Year Award Winner

Yahoo assembled their team of expert judges out in California last month to review all of the great new models to select the 2015 Yahoo Autos Car of the Year Award winner. Eventually they were able to narrow the field down to the top 17 vehicles that included everything from the powerful Dodge Challenger Hellcat to the affordable Honda Fit model. In order to select this years winner they ran each vehicle through the most intensive testing program ever. They tested out every feature on each vehicle, set up an autocross track for countless laps of performance testing and more. Finally, after all the smoke cleared it was the 2015 Volkswagen GTI that came away with the top prize. (more…)