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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...

Buick Verano Receives 5-Star Overall Rating From NHTSA


Buick has much to celebrate these days. The latest model of the 2013 Buick Verano was awarded an impressive five-star rating for overall safety from The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The high rating is based on a combination of tests from various areas such as rollover resistance, side impact and front impact crash tests.

The Verano is sturdy and safe automobile that comes equipped with many standard safety features such as anti-lock disc brakes...

Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer vs. a GMC Yukon


Times are changing, and Santa Claus hasn't lived through hundreds of Christmases to be left behind when it comes to new advances in transportation. As he sits sipping cocoa by the fire and purusing a 2013 GMC Yukon brochure, the reindeer outside in the stable grow anxious.

They've seen the pamphlet with its glossy photos and vehicle information. The Yukon has power, stability and control, a GPS navigation system and even...

Christmas Shopping in a Buick


December...

I'm waking up at 9 a.m. on a Saturday.

The plan to spend an entire day hopping from store to store in relentless pursuit of presents for in-laws and third cousins. (I didn't even know I had third cousins.) I'm curious as to what part of their rehearsed reactions is supposed to justify these days filled with icy roads, freezing cold, and general discomfort. If only there was some magical?

2013 Buick Enclave Has Arrived!



Since its debut during the 2008 model year, the Buick Enclave has been at the forefront of the ascendancy of General Motors' (GM) Buick marque. And now, the 2013 edition of the full-size luxury crossover SUV is here--with enough updates to ensure its place as one of the best choices in the market.


The 2013 Buick Enclave is split into three models: Convenience, Leather and Premium. Each SUV is powered by a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 288 horsepower at 6,300 revolutions per minute (rpm) and 270 pound-feet at 3,400 rpm, which is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. A dual stainless-steel exhaust is integrated in the fascia. Customers have a choice between a front-wheel drive (FWD); and all-wheel drive (AWD), which enhances driving control over a variety of road surfaces. With the FWD, fuel economy is estimated at 17 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city and 24 mpg on the highway (17/24 mpg). With the AWD, it's 16/22 mpg. Standard towing capacity is estimated at 2,000 lbs, with the peak capacity of 4,500 lbs.
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Grand National, T-Type and GNX Models Are Returning to Buick



Edmunds Inside Line is reporting that Buick is planning to revive the Grand National, the T-Type and the GNX models in the near future. These three models were popular in the 1980s.

The Grand National debuted in 1982 as an appearance package on the Buick Regal. It was named after NASCAR's Grand National Series. Buick was successful in the series in 1981 and 1982, winning the Manufacturer's Cup in both years. General Motors?