2014 ATS Delivers Drive, Luxury, And Fun

2014 ATS at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac is well known for producing top of the line luxury automobiles. In fact, most other makes and models are compared to the Cadillac name in the pursuit of fine cars, trucks, and hybrids. With each passing year, the new models are outdoing previous creations. The 2014 ATS sedan is no exception to the trend and is widely recognized for the superior technology and beauty that it bears.

Compact, sporty, and classy, the Cadillac ATS is unlike any other luxury car on the road today. It handles better than most compact cars and offers more standard options than any typical sports car. It can seat five comfortably and handle the road in virtually any weather condition. The ATS is sure to turn heads and satisfy owners for many years to come. The exterior and interior color combinations are versatile enough for every potential owner to find the perfect fit for their own personal style.

Consumer safety tests are consistently impressed with the overall design and safety features that are included in the 2014 Cadillac ATS. The panoramic vision field and intuitive technology help drivers remain alert to their surroundings. The anti-lock brakes ensure timely reaction time and multiple airbags provide the driver and passengers with extra protection in case of accident.

The pleasant surprise is that the ATS is as safe as it is beautiful. See for yourself! Visit Les Stanford Cadillac to check out the ATS today!

What’s Awesome About the 2014 Chevy Suburban

2014 Chevy Suburban at Les Stanford ChevroletThe 2014 Chevrolet Suburban is a relative of the Cadillac Escalade and the GMC Yukon. It is a great vehicle choice for people who want its size, but are more interested in carrying people than in carrying cargo. It is a highly recognizable vehicle, and is one of the largest. It is also quite capable when it is equipped with its available features.

The Chevy Suburban is the Chevy Tahoe’s big brother. It is 20 inches longer than its little brother is and it has a huge amount of cargo and third row seating space. Even with its large size, it has an excellent ride and drives confidently on the road. It is also considerably maneuverable given its large stature.

The cabin has a whopping 137.4 cubic feet of space behind the first row of seats. In addition to being roomy, the cabin has a simple and straightforward design. The instrument panel is easy for the driver to understand and leaves out a great deal of the gadgetry that clutters other model’s instrument panel.

You can get a Suburban in either a rear or four-wheel drive configuration. You also get Bluetooth, tri-zone air conditioning, cruise control, and a premium audio system standard on all models. Many upgrades such as a back seat entertainment system, leather interior and ventilated seats are also available options.

Ready for a Suburban of your own? Get to Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

The 2014 Impala Breaks Free From The Herd

2014 Chevy Impala at Les Stanford ChevroletFor a vehicle that’s powerful yet quiet, eye catching yet safety conscious, drivers should consider the 2014 Chevy Impala. Chevrolet has made many upgrades to its late model Impalas, and drivers and their passengers can now enjoy the roominess and comfort of an SUV in a full-sized auto.  In addition to expanded leg and arm room, the 2014 Impala has adaptive cruise control, a heated steering wheel, and seats that can be heated and cooled to specification. The 2014 Impala also offers Chevrolet’s MyLink technology.  Operated via an easy to use touchscreen, MyLink allows drivers and passengers to stream music, use navigational devices, and connect to smart phones.

In addition to being a great looking, comfortable car, with plenty of high-tech extras, the 2014 Impala offers a number of safety features. Standard features include anti-lock brakes and front, side, head, and knee airbags. Stability control is another Impala safety feature that allows drivers to retain control of the vehicle.  Should an accident happen, the Impala’s seatbelts include pretensioner devices that tighten seatbelts and protect occupants against impact.  The 2014 Impala comes with additional safety features as well.  A rear view camera allows drivers a clear view when backing up to avoid collisions with pedestrians. To avoid other collisions, the 2014 Impala is equipped with a first of its kind collision braking mitigation system.  This technology warns the driver of a potential impact, and brakes the vehicle if the driver does not.

The Impala just may be the car for you.  Take one for a spin at Les Stanford Chevrolet today!

The 2014 Cadillac SRX: Top Safety Pick

2014 SRX Crossover at Les Stanford CadillacThe Cadillac SRX is a luxury mid-size 5-door SUV and since 2010 has been Cadillac’s best selling model. It has that classic Cadillac look with squared-off corners and a chiseled exterior which matches with the sleekly designed interior. It also features the latest technical advances thanks to Cadillac’s CUE System.

CUE, which stands for Cadillac User Experience, comes with a 3D GPS Navigation System, can access every contact from up to ten smart phones, is connected to Doppler weather reports, and more. With a swipe of your finger you can access CUE just as intuitively as any other touchscreen device. CUE also features Natural Voice Recognition, which allows you to place a phone call or play music with a breeze. That plus CUE’s proximity-sensing technology helps you keep your eyes on the road by showing a gentle pulse in acknowledgement when you press on an icon.

The 2014 SRX is perfect for the safety-conscious set because of it’s impressive safety features and amazing occupant protection. It has been awarded Top Safety Pick by the IIHS and given five-star ratings from the U.S. government; it has also earned the new “Superior” rating from the IIHS front crash prevention ratings. The 2014 model comes with an impressive spread of sensor-based safety systems that include radar and cameras. With adaptive cruise control, Intellibeam headlights, automatic front and rear braking assist and much, much more.

The SRX is in a class of its own.  See for yourself with a test drive at Les Stanford Cadillac!

Put a 2014 Spark in Your Drive

2014 spark at les stanford chevroletThe 2014 Chevrolet Spark is the smallest automobile made by General Motors on today’s automotive market. The 2014 Spark offers 84-Horsepower with a 1.2-liter, four-cylinder engine and five-speed manual transmission.  Now offered is an improved variable transmission.

This smart little vehicle easily fits four adults (snugly, yet comfortable) and offers a five door easy entry and exit. This model offers varying models and colors including a new pink, lime green, yellow and sky blue color.

The 2014 Spark meets the compliance regulations for the State of California Clean Air Act.

This smart little Spark is sized for city driving allowing easy maneuverable and increased safety in high traffic areas and tight parking. Consumer reviews say this vehicle is fun and enjoyable to drive, while passengers are able to sit up higher, due to the Spark sitting higher.

The base Spark LS offers power windows, rear wiper, trip computer, standard air conditioning, 15-inch alloy wheels, 60/40 split folding rear seat, built in OnStar, simple dash, MyLink connectivity system with Pandora internet radio and Stitcher Smart Radio.

The mid-Level Spark 1LT offers power locks, power mirrors, audio systems with 7-inch color touch screen, Bluetooth pairing, cruise control, steering-wheel audio controls,  satellite radio, different alloy wheels, heated seats,  trim upgrades, GogoLink navigation and real-time traffic application.

The 2014 Spark by General Motors, offers estimated miles per gallon of 30 to 31 miles in the city driving and 39 miles per gallon highway driving at surprising affordability. 

Get behind the wheel of a Spark of your own at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

What the 2014 Cadillac CTS Has to Offer

2014 CTS at Les Stanford CadillacWith its 2014 CTS, Cadillac takes a bold step into the luxury sedan market, creating a model that will surely be able to do battle with BMW’s 3 series.

The Cadillac CTS has altered its dimensions somewhat. The wheelbase is up by 1.2 inches, and the overall length is a bit over four inches longer. The interior measurements are about the same as the 2013 model. The curb weight is down. With its new sleek design, the 2014 CTS weighs 200 fewer pounds than the BMW.
New to the model is its 3.6 Liter Twin Turbo V6 Engine. The direct-injected V-6 offers 420 horsepower and has 430 lb-ft of torque. To some extent, the V6 operates the same as the 3.6 liter that inhabits many GM vehicles, yet it has been reworked for forced-induction. The cylinder heads and block casting can only be found in the twin-turbo version. Connection rods are beefed up. And the new V6 has 90 percent new parts, including a top-mounted inter cooler and Mitsubishi-engineered turbos.

The new CTS will feature a version of the alpha rear-drive platform. Front suspension, hoods and doors are a made from aluminum to augment Cadillac’s weight saving effort.  With the addition of the 3.6 liter V-6 engine, an estimated 19 miles per gallon can be reached in the city, and 28 miles per gallon on the highway.

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

Chevy Malibu: Where Style and Innovation Meet

2014 Chevy Malibu at Les Stanford ChevroletIf you’re looking for style, class and a even a dash of luxury, you needn’t look any further than the 2014 Chevy Malibu. Redesigned from the ground up, Chevy overhauled their previous model to bring fans everything they wanted. From better fuel economy to tighter handling, the 2014 Malibu is proof that Chevy listens to its fans.

With a spacious cab and an impressively quiet engine, the driver can take comfort in the fact that they are cruising in a top of the line automobile that leaves its ego at the door. Bigger than the Cruze but smaller than the Impala, the Malibu is perfect for the driver looking for the balance of power and utility. Chevy didn’t forget about safety, either; with a 5-star safety rating, the 2014 Malibu is a vehicle drivers can trust with with their most precious cargo: the well-being of their loved ones. Safety features in the 2014 Malibu include smart phone integration for hands-free driving, simple voice commands for music and radio, and blind zone recognition which constantly scans the vehicle’s rear-side blind spots for other vehicles.

When it comes to finding a vehicle that’s fiscally and environmentally responsible, intelligently safe and protective, and as sleek as it is sexy, Chevy made the choice very easy: choose the vehicle at the crossroads of style and innovation.  Get your Malibu today at Les Stanford Chevrolet!

The Cadillac XTS Is So Advanced It Nearly Drives Itself And It Does It With Style

2014 XTS at Les Stanford CadillacThe 2014 Cadillac XTS is a marvel of modern day technology integrated with the vibe of the future. This 3.6L 410 HP Twin Turbo engine V6 is powerful enough to get you where you need to go in ultimate style. The incredibly driver friendly and user comfortable interior makes this ride seem like riding in a dream.

This stylish model boasts the latest safety technology with Automatic Parking Assist with the use of Sensor Fusion, radar technology, driver safety alert seat, automatic front braking, Magnetic Ride Control, HiPer Strut technology, Brembo brakes, and auto-sensor headlights with IntelliBeam. To keep the passengers safe in the event of a crash, there are ten airbags including knee protection in the front and curtains in the back.

The interior of the XTS includes modern comforts such as CUE (Cadillac User Experience). This integrative system works with voice recognition and connects smartphones and Bluetooth on up to 10 units while streaming HD and SiriusXM Radio. The large touchscreen controls climate, phone, OnStar navigation, weather, and more. The cleverly designed ambient lighting is integrated into the body of the interior gives just enough light to function but not distract the occupants of this elite choice of Cadillac.

When it comes to riding in this luxury car, it feels like riding on a cloud while commanding control of the road. Driving in this car is so luxurious and fun that you will find yourself taking the long way home everyday.  Test drive one today at Les Stanford Cadillac!

The 2014 Corvette: A Refined Brand-New Bargain

2014 Corvette Stingray at Les Stanford Chevrolet the Corvette KingThe road-ready adventurous driver will find the 2014 Corvette with increased get-up-and-go with 30 more horses than its predecessor.  Also, the return of the iconic stingray emblem after a 30-year absence is on both the convertible and coupe. Compared to previous Corvettes, this vehicle is more sturdy, 100 pounds lighter, aluminum versus steel frame, restyled exterior and interior.  Engineering had the driver’s optimal comfort in mind as the C7 was basically overhauled inside and out.  This model is described as fun, fast, and refined.  The Corvette continues its tradition as a luxurious sports car.  The engine sounds somewhat like a race-car, and the steering column is said to resemble that found in race car makes.

The seats are supportive buckets, and sueded seat inserts can be added by the owner. High-resolution displays make operating this car easy on the eyes.  Heated mirrors and seats help soften the cold conditions of a northern winter.  The infotainment system includes satellite radio, so little need to find a new dial position every so often when on a long-distance road trip.  Notable with Chevy, and available with the Corvette, is the OnStar emergency communication system.  This too has earned an excellent reputation since its inception.

The C7 has seating for two.  The drive train is rear-wheel drive, and makes come with either 6-speed manual or automatic transmission.  The road-ready driver will find the 2014 Chevy Corvette reliable, refined…and at Les Stanford Chevrolet, the Corvette King!

Cadillac Has Done It Again – The New ELR

2014 Cadillac ELR hybrid at Les Stanford CadillacCadillac has done it again! The 2014 Cadillac ELR is outstanding! It has, of course, luxury and everything else. The design is sleek, aerodynamic and just beautiful.

The 2014 Cadillac ELR has an advanced electric drive system which also has a gas powered generator on board which allows unlimited travel opportunities. With electricity stored in the battery and including the generator, this luxury car can go 340 miles.

The interior of the 2014 ELR is of the finest. It has the finest wood, leather and suede. There are a beautiful line of LED lights which give a wonderful calming atmosphere for evening driving. The leather seating offers heated seats upon the request of the driver, and an automatic cup holder cover that will open when needed and close to keep out dust and debris.

The 2014 ELR has the CUE Infotainment System. This system allows you to get all your information with a touch or swipe.  It also allows you to monitor the power flow, select when and how the vehicle is charged, and stay informed of the power usage.

Safety is a priority. The 2014 ELR has radar and censor cameras constantly working monitoring speed, lanes and objects in its path. And while the outside of the vehicle is working so is the inside. It has safety alert seats that will alert the driver of potential hazards by vibrations that go from left to right and simultaneously.

Get behind the wheel of an ELR today. Take one for a spin a Les Stanford Cadillac!