The Cadillac CTS Coupe is Two-door Luxury

2013 CTS Coupe at Les Stanford Cadillac in DearbornFor car shoppers who are seeking a luxury coupe, the 2013 Cadillac CTS Coupe is one of the best options on the car market. The boisterous styling is sure to garner attention from admiring onlookers. Endowed with a highly responsive engine, the CTS Coupe’s performance dynamics also match its muscular exterior appearance. Driving purists will appreciate its rear-wheel-drive platform that enables the sleek coupe to zip through corners. However, an available AWD system makes the CTS capable of delivering the thrills on all road conditions. As with most Cadillac models, the available high-tech amenities are second to none.

Motivation comes from a potent 3.6-liter, V6 engine. The racy power train is able to punch out 318 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. Most performance junkies will love the engaging 6-speed manual transmission. There is also an optional 6-speed automatic gearbox that delivers crisp shifts. With a quick punch of the accelerator, the CTS Coupe leaps forward to post a (0-60) time in the mid-six second range. A limited-slip differential enhances performance during those spirited driving situations. There is also a tuned-suspension available for drivers who demand a sporty driving experience. Gas mileage is impressive at 27-mpg on the highway.

The inside of the luxury coupe is nothing short of amazing. Virtually every imaginable amenity is at the driver’s disposal. From Recaro sport seats to a top-notch navigation system, the interior is made to satisfy. Features such as blind zone alert make safety a top priority.

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2013 Cadillac SRX Crossover: Conquers the Market

2013 SRX Crossover at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac has always been notorious for their luxurious high-performing vehicles, and the 2013 SRX Crossover is no exception. Capable of sitting up to five people, and rear seat entertainment, this car is sure to be a blast no matter where you travel to. The 2013 Cadillac SRX also comes equipped with what is called  CUE (Cadillac User Experience), it offers a variety of programs including Onstar, weather, navigation, audio, and other programs that will significantly enhance your driving experience. The 2013 SRX also comes equipped with an ultra-view sunroof, that spans across the entire roof of the vehicle. With innovative storage and heated seats, you are guaranteed to travel comfortably no matter your destination. Sitting on 20-inch wheels, this aggressive looking crossover is sure to turn heads. Cadillac has successfully combined elegance of with aggressiveness, with the 2013 SRX Crossover.

The 2013 Cadillac SRX Crossover comes equipped with a 308 horse powered V6 engine. This large crossover is capable of reaching 0-60 in just 7 seconds, faster than their main competitors. It’s clear that Cadillac means business with this beast of a crossover. The 2013 SRX also comes stocked with an advanced all wheel drive system. This AWD system is capable of reading road conditions, anticipating traction loss, and transferring engine torque to the proper wheels, when necessary.

Cadillac has successfully conquered the crossover market with the release of the 2013 SRX.  See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Cadillac!

2013 Cadillac Escalade: Luxury At Its Finest

2013 Cadillac Escalade at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac has been around for number of years now and every year they add features to their products to bring them 1 step above their competition. The 2013 Cadillac Escalade is a prime example of this. The new model comes with so many key features and is truly the epitome of a luxury vehicle. The three most important factors of any luxury vehicle are comfort, ride ability, and style . Not only does the Escalade manage to capture these three qualities perfectly it also manages to add performance in there with a incredible 403 hp. The 6.2L v8 is capable of moving the Escalade from 0-60 in 6.8 seconds. While simultaneously the suspension and drivetrain keep your ride smooth like a ship sailing on glassy water.

The interior of the Cadillac Escalade is surely something to write home about. The Escalade’s luxurious interior is spacious, comfortable, and designed with flowing lines that will shock even the most skeptical critic. The 2013 Escalade comes standard with heated front seats as well at Tri-zone climate control. These features give you complete control of your environment making you the commander of this perfect vessel. Add in the 8-inch touchscreen navigation center and you will be in capable of getting lost. Flowing body lines to top it all of and you have a piece of modern engineering at its finest.

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Chevrolet Spark: A Brand New Model

Chevy Spark at Les Stanford ChevroletThe Spark is a brand new model Chevrolet for 2013.  Economical in every sense of the word the new Spark is one of the least expensive and smallest cars on the market.

The new Spark comes in a host of less conventional colors including Lemonade, Techno Pink and Salsa to name a few.  The interior of the car has a clean design, simple, yet chic and many color flourishes.

There are three trim models and one all electric model available.  The models include the base model LS, the next step up is the 1LT, the 2LT and the electric powered version is the EV.  All gas powered models come with the 1.4L 4 cylinder engine and a manual transmission.

Standard in all Spark models is power windows, side and curtain air bags, stability control and traction control.  The LS also has air conditioning, split rear folding seats and 15 inch alloy wheels.

As you move up the trim levels  to the 1LT you add a host of electronic amenities such as Bluetooth, satellite radio, an iPod input, power mirrors, steering wheel mounted audio controls and remote entry.

Stepping up to the 2LT level gets you roof rails, fog lights, sportier front and rear exterior accessories and heated front seating.

The new Chevrolet Spark is designed to be an economical and practical subcompact, and a little more.  Check it out today at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The Radically New 2014 Corvette C7 Stingray

2014 Corvette Stingray C7 at Les Stanford ChevroletChevrolet’s iconic Corvette is getting a major re-haul for it’s 2014 model year which breaks from traditional styling of past models yet still remains recognizable as a Corvette. The 2014 model is the fastest yet, producing 450 horsepower and 450 lb.-foot torque. This power allows for the new C7 to launch from 0-60 in just under four seconds. Despite the hike in horsepower, the 6.2L V-8 engine is also expected to be more efficient than the current generation Corvette C6, which produces an EPA-estimated 26 miles per gallon. This makes the C7 quite an attractive sports car for those who would like to use it was a daily driver.

Along with the obviously new exterior, changes to the C7 also include a new frame, chassis, and interior. The updated interior now has real carbon fiber, along with hand-wrapped leather and aluminum materials.

The 2014 Corvette C7 will be produced in the 3rd quarter of 2013 and built in Chevrolet’s Bowling Green plant in Kentucky, which recently received a $131 million update dedicated to producing the new model. The 2014 model is so new and radically different that it only two parts will be shared with the 2013 C6.

The Chevrolet Corvette is one of the most recognizable sports cars, and the new 2014 C7 will likely live up to it’s name as an American icon.  Les Stanford Chevrolet – your Corvette King – is now taking orders for the 2014 C7.  Get your name on the list today!

The 2013 Cadillac ATS Handles With Precision

Cadillac ATS at Les Stanford CadillacA new top contender has emerged onto the compact sport sedan scene. The 2013 Cadillac ATS has the right ingredients to compete with the world’s elite performance-inspired sedans. Not only does the sizzling ATS possess potent engine choices, it is also bestowed with one of the best handling dynamics on the market. Although the potent sedan comes standard with a rear-wheel-drive platform, the availability of an AWD system makes the ATS even more attractive to potential buyers. As with all of the Cadillac lineup, the luxury amenities are second to none in regards to quality.

The base engine is a punchy 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that thrusts out 202 horsepower and 190 pound-feet of torque. Fuel efficiency is an impressive 33-mpg on the highway. The available 2.0-liter, turbocharged four-cylinder engine amps the performance up a notch. It pours out a potent 272 horsepower with 260 pound-feet of torque while getting slightly less fuel economy. The brute of the lineup is a 3.6-liter, V6 engine that screams out 321 horsepower and 274 pound-feet of torque. It enables the ATS to rocket to (0-60) in under six seconds. Fuel efficiency remains respectable at 28-mpg on the highway. Although the turbocharged model has the option of a six-speed manual clutch, all other ATS models come with a stout six-speed automatic gearbox.

Once on the road, the ATS delivers an outstanding road-holding ability. Even though the base model performs superb, the driving enthusiasts will be lured by the performance capabilities of the 2.0T and 3.6 models.

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Cadillac’s Newest Model: The 2013 XTS

2013 Cadillac XTS at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac is known for making cars that combine luxury and style effortlessly and with the XTS they have taken it to the next level. The XTS is a larger version of the CTS sedan but it still has all the features but with more space. Available in front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive this luxury vehicle has a very powerful engine but also has the amenities that Cadillac is known for. It is the newest addition to the Cadillac lineup and it fits in well with a sleek design that can fit a wide variety of people.

The Cadillac XTS features a 3.6L engine that has 304 horsepower. This gives the driver a ton of power that is available at any time. Not only this but it also features a 6-speed transmission which can get it up to very high speeds. The suspension has also been upgraded from other models so it can take turns at high speeds and provide a comfortable experience for the driver and their passengers. It can seat 5 people comfortably and with the additional interior space it gives these passengers the ability to stretch out and not be constricted to a small area that is usual in sedans. Even though it is a large sedan, Cadillac has improved the gas efficiency to 17 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway.

Cadillac has gone all out with the XTS as it is one of the top luxury sedans on the market.  Get yours at Les Stanford Cadillac!

The Latest and Greatest Chevrolet Tahoe

Chevy Tahoe at Les Stanford Chevrolet in DetroitThe Chevrolet Tahoe has been one of Chevrolet’s top models and in 2013 they have revamped their model and have made it better than ever before. This mid-size SUV is very popular with families as it offers a ton of space and the ability to seat 7 people comfortably. There are 6 different versions of the 2013 Tahoe available and they can vary in power, interior options, exterior options and they have either two wheel drive or four wheel drive. This vehicle is great for large families or individuals that need the space to transport items. Also, it provides a level of comfort and maneuverability that is rarely seen of a car this size.

The Tahoe comes with a standard engine of 5.3L V8 and has a towing capability of 8,500 lbs. This can come very useful when needing to transport a trailer or boat or for speedy acceleration. Also, with a 6-speed transmission it gives the car the ability to reach very high speeds for one of it’s size and weight. It comes with a standard stereo and CD player but can be upgraded to Bose speakers and Sirius radio if the buyer chooses to do so. The interior can also be upgraded to leather power seats from the standard bucket seats that come with the car.

The Chevrolet Tahoe is one of the leaders in the mid-size SUV market, and they have proven their spot again with their 2013 model.  Check it out at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The Driver Friendly Malibu Eco

2013 Chevy MalibuThe 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco is the all-American hybrid that drivers have been waiting for. This new hybrid form of the Malibu bests its previous self in looks, space, and gas mileage to make for a more user friendly driving experience. Chevy has moved forward with its Malibu lineup by giving the Eco specific features of its own.

Of all the Malibus Chevy has produced, the Eco is the most fuel efficient on its own. Comparatively, other Malibu models made an average of 20-25 miles per gallon while the Eco bumps this up to 29 mpg and can get up to 37 mpg on the freeway. This is over 10% higher than the previous models as Chevrolet continues to improve the fuel efficiency of its vehicles.

For 2013, the Eco has also proven itself to be one of the safest vehicle anyone can drive out on the open road. The newer safety designs have once again given the Malibu one of the highest ratings from its government safety crash tests. It earned a full five out of five stars in these tests for full frontal crashes as well as side impacts.

There is new styling specific to the Chevrolet Malibu Eco including a shorter wheelbase, all aluminum hood, aluminum bumper beam, and even a wider track. On the interior, the Eco  sports lighter carpet than the other Malibu trim levels. These unique features create a more stylish look for the hybrid model Malibu.

Overall, the Eco is one great package.  Check it out at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The Cadillac SRX Is A Top-Of-The-Line Choice

2013 SRX Crossover at Les Stanford CadillacThe Cadillac SRX is a top-of-the-line choice if you are shopping for a luxury SUV crossover vehicle.  This vehicle is the offers many quality features in both on the exterior and interior.

The luxury features make the Cadillac SRX hard to pass by.  The Cadillac SRX offers you both heated and ventilated seats.  There is a rear camera and the sound system is by Bose.  It also features an HD radio.  The Cadillac SRX also features the CUE, which stands for Cadillac User Experience and is a touchscreen device that allows you to control the many features of the SRX at your fingertips. The CUE is also voice activated if you prefer to use it hands-free.  There is a navigation system to get you anywhere you want to go.  This includes a 3D GPS with a Doppler radar to check weather conditions wherever you are headed.

You are in good hands when it comes to what is under the hood, as well.  The SRX features a 308 HP V6 engine and is all wheel drive.  It also features Adaptive Cruise Control which is cruise control that monitors the closeness of other vehicles around it and adapts to keep you safe.

The SRX has all the style elements Cadillac is so famous for.  This vehicle is full of features on the exterior, interior and under the hood.  Check it out at Les Stanford Cadillac!