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New 2014 Buick LaCrosse Spotted in China


Back in September, leading auto manufacturer General Motors announced the launch of a new series of vehicles for its GMC and Buick brands. Over the next year, we should expect nine new or refreshed models. We have already seen what the latest minted 2014 GMC Sierra will look like.

We've also started getting initial peeks at a facelift for the 2014 Buick LaCrosse. The Chinese market version was given exposure on Autohome. From these...

Humanitarian Efforts of the Auto Industry: What You Didn't Know


In recent years, a majority of media coverage regarding the automotive industry has focused on government bailouts and sales. An often overlooked facet of the automotive industry however is its efforts toward supporting humanitarian and philanthropic activities.

GM and its children companies, such as Chevrolet and Buick, are particularly active in lending financial and product support to charitable causes.

In the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, for example, GM donated 24 Chevy...

Vehicle Stuck in the Snow? No Problem.

Regardless of who you are, everyone has experienced having a vehicle stuck in the snow at one time or another, and if you haven't, it's only a matter of time before you do.

Unfortunately, it seems the only time a vehicle gets stuck (other than when you're hauling a sled with your car to your next big hill adventure)
is when you have to be somewhere at a specific time...

How to Haul a Sled With Your Car


So we just got slammed with a blizzard, but at least we have a sled.

Sleds are very popular items for many different types of people. Usually used to travel and glide across snow and ice, sleds ride on steel runners which allow them to traverse such terrain easily.

And while sleds can traverse this wintery terrain with ease, sometimes you have to get creative on how you're going to haul it along...

Santa's Favorite Buick Model...

Santa and his sleigh are an image that has been depicted for children throughout the ages. Classic Christmas stories such as Clement C. Moore's Twas the Night Before Christmas to modern day Pixar films feature the big guy loading up the sleigh and the reindeer powering him through the night sky.

And yet no one ever asked the big guy if he was ready to trade in his ride. All those elves are kept...

Well it's that time of the year again, when the entire team at Dave Arbogast pulls out all the stops for those who need a helping hand for Christmas.

In previous years, we've been fortunate enough to work with everyone from the Women's Abuse Shelter in Miami County and Choices Inc. Foster Care out of Kettering.

This year, we decided to see what was going on at Children's Hospital in Dayton...
Alf, the eponymous space alien from the 1980s television show, had quite a few talents.

Aside from cat eating and spaceship crashing, Gordon Shumway was also a connoisseur of the arts, an accomplished musician and even spoke two Earth languages. The little guy was a positive Renaissance man, but one question must remain for all viewers of the show:

Could Alf drive and which did he prefer: Buick cars or GMC trucks?

It is not...

2014 GMC Sierra Revealed!

GMC today unveiled the all-new 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 pickup and boy are we excited! This is going to be one sharp looking pickup.



 
The new truck is said to have one of the most refined designs and be one of the most cleverly designed pickups in th market. While details are still being released daily, among a few of the Sierra's new changes include efficient EcoTec3 engines and much...

The Perfect Stereo For Listening to Christmas Jams...


Christmas time is upon us and it's time to blare those Jingle-Santa hits in your favorite Buick car model.

If you're finding your stereo is getting a lot of friction or fuzz, it's time for an upgrade. Get yourself an audio upgrade, to ditch those archaic Christmas hits and find yourself once again humming along to Santa Claus is Coming to Town with no interference.
 
If you want that Christmas beat to have bass, consider the incredible performance...

The Auto Industry After WWII: Remembering Pearl Harbor


As today is
National Pearl Harbor Rememberance Day, we thought it would be fitting to take a look back at how the auto industry was affected following this day in 1941.

The period between the end of World War II and the Watergate scandal has been called the golden age of American automobiles. Companies such as Packard, General Motors, and Ford managed to produce some of the most iconic American automobiles during this period...