2013 Chevy Equinox – A Top-Notch Crossover

2013 equinox blue at les stanford chevrolet in dearbornThe Chevy Equinox has been a leader in crossover SUV category for many years but the 2013 version has really made an impact. It is ranked one of the top crossover vehicles on the market. The Equinox offers style and function without sacrificing comfort.

The Equinox offers drivers 22 city miles per gallon and 32 highway miles per gallon. It is a 4 cylinder vehicle that can hold up to 5 individuals and lots of cargo. The sliding back seat is one of the best features and allows for more cargo space in the trunk area or more leg room for passengers sitting in the back.

The Equinox is available in a few different trims. The LS, 1LT, 2LT and the LTZ all offer different features but all remain a 4 cylinder engine for great gas mileage. Most of the different trims offer a V6 option except the base model which does not. Each trim has all wheel drive making it a great vehicle in different weather conditions. Any of the trims would be a great choice.

Some of the other great features of the Equinox are the satellite radio that comes installed, the mp3 capable radio, Bluetooth technology and a high quality sound system. It is a great vehicle that is safe, dependable and very comfortable to ride in. It is great for the average individual or even a bigger family.

Check out the Equinox for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

Is the SRX Your Next Car?

2013 SRX Crossover at Les Stanford CadillacThe Cadillac SRX is a luxury crossover SUV that was first released in 2004. The exterior of the SRX is bold in comparison to its refined and elegant interior.

The SRX comes with a navigation system that includes voice guidance, 3D GPS, Doppler Weather and other features. The sunroof is a nice addition but what makes it even more special is the BOSE noise cancellation that adjusts the surround sound volume as the sunroof is opened and closed. If you get hot or cold easy you will enjoy the heated and ventilated seats that the driver and front passenger can control. Another available perk in the SRX is the rear-seat entertainment stand that comes equipped with two rear facing flip up 8-inch screens.

The SRX is very safe with multiple options in assistance. The rear-cross traffic alert gives warnings of oncoming traffic by way of visual, audio and seat pulses. The driver assist package automatically adjusts the car’s speed also the front and rear automatic brakes help to prevent fender benders.

The V6 allows the SRX to reach 0-60 in 7.1 seconds. It has a stunning 308 horsepower engine. Its standard is AWD with electronic rear Limited-Slip differential which allows the car to sense the conditions of the road and anticipate loss of traction and adjust the torque to the wheel that needs it.

Ready for an SRX of your own?  Visit Les Stanford Cadillac today!

Chevrolet Impala: Updated With a Sleek and Stylish Bang

2013 impalaThe Chevrolet Impala has the comfort of a full-size car, but the efficiency of a mid-size car. The 4-door vehicle has a 6-speed automatic transmission and gets up to 30 miles per gallon highway. The interior easily sits 6 people and it still has room for luggage in the trunk. Not only is the car comfortable, but it effortlessly incorporates eco-friendly technology that allow drivers to save money on gas and help preserve the environment. With three beautiful models, the LS, LT and LTZ, drivers can find what works best for them and choose an option that fits their needs.

The Impala has taken safety features a step further by implementing preventative measures that make the vehicle easier to steer. It also has six airbags and OnStar makes it so that any vehicle in an accident is connected to Automatic Crash Response, so they can get help in the shortest amount of time possible.

The Impala‘s new, sleek design is aerodynamic, which helps with its fuel efficiency and with its eco-friendly technology, it adjusts the airflow, leading to better emissions and higher fuel economy.

Complete with keyless entry, satellite radio and the Onboard Hands-Free Communication system, the new Chevy Impala makes it easier for owners to get where they need to go and access everything they need.

The Chevy Impala is only getting better. It’s sleek exterior is only rivaled by its comfortable, roomy and beautiful interior. See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

2013 Chevrolet Spark: Stylish and Efficient

Chevy Spark at Les Stanford ChevroletNewly released in the United States, the Chevrolet Spark joins the increasingly popular subcompact car market. A four-door hatchback, the Spark updates the typical vision of a subcompact car. At first glance, one of the most noticeable things about the Spark is the variety of peppy colors available such as “Jalapeno,” “Salsa” and “Grape Ice,” and appeals to the style-conscious driver. Style follows the driver to the interior of the Spark too: the display instruments are motor-cycle inspired, and offer a modern take on a timeless and sporty look.

Though classified as a subcompact car, the Spark maximizes interior space, boasting over 86 cubic feet of space to seat up to four passengers. Cargo space has also been optimized to up to 30 cubic feet, plenty to stow your groceries or luggage. And while the Spark is roomy inside, it can still fit into the tightest parking spots.

Designed especially to navigate urban environments, the Spark has a 1.2L engine for a sporty drive, and is available in either manual transmission or continuous variable transmission, both options with competitive fuel economy. The StabiliTrak® Electronic Stability System and ABS braking help the driver navigate quick turns by cutting down on slide. For those who worry about safety in the city streets, the Spark receives high marks with its ten airbags, power windows and hill start assist, all standard.

The Chevrolet Spark stands proud in the burgeoning subcompact market and offers plenty of unique and stylish touches for the city driver. Take one for a spin today at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

Cadillac CTS: A Luxury Inspired Sedan

2013 CTS Coupe at Les Stanford Cadillac in DearbornThe 2013 Cadillac CTS can be described as the apex in luxury sedans.  The model presently available for consumers to buy is the second generation of CTSs.  It was first unveiled in 2008 an has grown sleeker with time.  2013 will be the final year that the second-generation CTS is produced.

The base model for a CTS will feature a 3 liter V6 engine that can produce 270 horsepower and 252 lb-ft of torque.  Those looking for more power have the option of upgrading to a 3.6 liter V6 that features direct-fuel-injection capabilities.  This engine can produce approximately 274 lb-ft of torque and 318 horsepower.

The highest end model available to purchase is the CTS-V.  This model offers a whopping 556 horsepower, 6.2 Liter supercharged V8 engine, and it will surely wet the appetites of anyone looking for unprecedented speed and power in a Cadillac.  This model adds a sport suspension with top-of-the-line Brembo brakes.

There are a number of features that can be added to any CTS, such as satellite radio, Bose surround sound speakers, heated seats, OnStar, Bluetooth capabilites, and a rearview backup camera, to name a few.

Every CTS comes with a six-speed transmission and is offered as either automatic or manual.  The option of all-wheel drive is only available to consumers looking to buy the CTS with an automatic transmission.  Available body styles for the 2013 model include: a 4-door sedan, 2-door coupe, and a 5-door station wagon.

Ready for a CTS of your own?  Visit Les Stanford Cadillac for a test drive today!

Modern Luxury – The 2013 Cadillac Escalade

2013 Cadillac Escalade at Les Stanford CadillacThe 2013 Escalade represents yet another high-end entry into Cadillac’s line of luxury utility vehicles. Offered in both standard and hybrid powertrains – as well as an extended-length variant – the Escalade remains a versatile, responsive, and finely-tuned vehicle, without sacrificing the lavish styling that has made the Escalade a status symbol.

The 2013 Escalade‘s imposing size translates into a roomy, luxurious interior, offering seating capacity for up to eight adults. The 6.2 liter V-8 engine provides an impressive 403 horsepower and 417 foot-pounds of torque, allowing for rapid acceleration and precise handling uncommon in large utility vehicles. And because the engine produces large amounts of low-rpm torque, the Escalade’s ride is both smooth and quiet for operators and passengers alike.

As with previous models, the 2013 Escalade comes equipped with a bevy of features; heated seats, tri-zone climate control, power-adjustable pedals, and a high-quality Bose sound system are all included. For those in search of even more luxury, there are plenty of additional features to choose from, ranging from upgraded leather to on-board touchscreen navigation and 5.1 surround sound.

All told, the 2013 Escalade proves that Cadillac still has the magic touch when it comes to designing luxury utility vehicles. It is a finely-crafted machine with an impressive array of features and an outstanding overall performance sure to delight anyone who enjoys driving in both comfort and style. See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Cadillac!

There Is A 2013 Traverse Waiting For You

chevy traverse at les stanford chevroletThe 2013 Traverse is a perfect vehicle for a family as it will comfortably seat up to eight passengers. There is plenty of leg room for everyone and the large cargo area allows for all the extra luggage. The cloth seats allow a person to ride comfortably for miles. If a person chooses to place captain’s seats in the second row then the Traverse will only seat seven people.

Some of the interior features are a backup camera, Bluetooth connection, navigation and rear parking sensors. There are many other wonderful features that a person will find to be handy while driving.

The 2013 Traverse handles well no matter where a person goes. The 6 speed automatic transmission makes it a very fuel economy vehicle. The Traverse comes with a 3.6 liter V6 engine but still has the great get up and go. Gas mileage averages around 17 mpg in town and 24 mpg on the highway.  A person may get the option of having all wheel drive or front wheel drive. So no matter where a person lives they will be equipped for the weather they live in.

The 2013 Traverse is equipped with strong brakes for quicker and easier stopping. A person will find that they can drive into a tight parking space that many other vehicles have to pass up.

The Traverse is available in many different colors and styles, so there is one waiting for you at Les Stanford Chevrolet.

Cadillac XTS: The Ultimate Luxury Sedan

2013 Cadillac XTS at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac is the quintessential brand of power and luxury, and the 2013 XTS full-size sedan is no exception. It combines the latest performance and safety features with all the modern technological conveniences to create one of the top contenders in its class.

The 2013 XTS offers a 306 HP 3.6L V6 engine that combines with an advanced suspension technology that adjusts effortlessly to the road allowing for the most flawless and powerful of rides. The Brembo front-braking system pairs perfectly with the engine and suspension with its unbeatably smooth and powerful stopping ability.

The 10-airbag system that comes standard with the 2013 XTS is only the beginning of this vehicle’s innovative safety features. The XTS also offers a number of visual and audible collision and lane departure warnings as well as a safety alert seat which will vibrate as a warning of a potential driving hazard.

The interior features of the 2013 XTS include the CUE touchscreen system for accessing music, navigation, and more. Also included standard is a Bose 8-speaker Surround Sound system with an available 14-speaker option. Other features include heated steering wheel, pressure mapping technology for optimal front seat comfort, and a separate rear passenger climate control.

With four trim options ranging from Standard to Platinum along with the eight exterior and two interior color options, the 2013 Cadillac XTS is the ultimate option for the luxury driving experience.

Interested in getting behind the wheel of luxury?  Get your XTS at Les Stanford Cadillac today!

The New and Improved 2014 Corvette

2014 Corvette at Les Stanford Chevrolet the Corvette KingThe Corvette has been around for many decades but the soon to be released 2014 Corvette has certainly shown some great upgrades. Starting from the outside the 2014 Corvette has been redesigned to have a more angular shape that looks even more classy and stylish than previous versions. The inside of the Corvette has also been improved for better comfort and control.

The 2014 Corvette is a hatchback coupe style. There will be two different trims available one is the base and the other is the z51. Each model offers different features and different looks. The base model gets up to 17 miles per gallon city and 29 miles per gallon highway. There is an mp3 player, a navigation system and heated mirrors. There are also standard features like cruise control, power window and power locks.

The z51 style of the 2014 Corvette will offer a long list of great features. There is stability control, traction control, 4 wheel abs, and a remote anti theft system. The z51 Corvette also has power locks, windows and heated mirrors just as the base model does. The inside is designed for maximum comfort although it is only a two seat car. There is an air filtration system, hands free calling, a sun sensor, a leather steering wheel and an 8 way adjustable driver seat. The z51 style gets 17 miles per gallon city miles and 29 highway miles per gallon.

The 2014 Corvette comes in a variety of colors including red, dark blue, lighter blue, white, black, yellow, silver, burgundy, gray and green. The interior also comes in a variety of colors such as grey, brown and black and red. The interior also comes in leather and suede mixes. The 2014 Corvette will offer drivers a variety of options and a lot of comfort and style.

Interested in a 2014 Corvette?  We’re taking orders now!  And we’re taking reservations for the Premiere Edition, only 500 of which will be manufactured!  Contact us today at Les Stanford Chevrolet, the Corvette King!

Cruze – the Hottest Car in 2013

2013 Cruze at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2013 Cruze is one of the best in the “small car” category The Cruze is considered sleek and stylish, while being one of the safest on the market. On top of all of this, the Cruze is fuel-efficient, while still being very affordable.

There are four different trim levels to choose from when purchasing a Cruze. Each trim level has its own features. Some of these features include,but are not limited to, are a turbo charged engine, cruise control, Bluetooth accessibility, voice control, heated mirrors, rear view camera, and a smaller fuel tank. Each model comes with an enhanced safety package. Three features that make this safety package special are the rear park assist, rear cross traffic alert, and blind spot monitoring

Safety was an important priority for the makers of the Cruze. Every model of the Cruze comes with anti-lock brakes, full length airbags on each side, airbags that are equipped in the front and back as well, and stability control. When the Cruze was tested by the government, it received five stars for the overall safety and even received five stars for the airbag safety.

Compared to other cars of its kind, the Cruze has a very sophisticated look. The inside has a simple, two-tone color scheme. The trim of the inside also improves the feel of the car, while the seats are flexible enough to be adjusted in anyway that the passengers see fit.