Archive for April, 2017

5 Signs of a Dying Battery

Saturday, April 29th, 2017
Car Battery

We might sometimes overlook or ignore the importance of our batteries, probably because their duties seem so simple: start the car and keep it running. But how do you know if your battery is getting ready to kick the bucket? Here are six signs to look for. (more…)

What are the New Tech Features on the 2017 Chevy Trax?

Friday, April 28th, 2017
2017 Chevrolet Trax front quarter view

There are some models that manage to slip underneath the radar, where they quietly appear on the scene and make you wonder how you ever got along without them in the first place. One such vehicle is the 2017 Chevy Trax, which has been a welcome addition to the burgeoning compact crossover SUV segment. While its efficiency and versatility tell a solid portion of the story, however, the great tech features fill in the blanks. Let’s look at the great new tech features in the 2017 Chevy Trax, shall we?


What are the Engine Options in the 2017 Chevy Cruze?

Friday, April 28th, 2017
2017 Chevrolet Cruze front quarter view

What are the Engine Options in the 2017 Chevy Cruze?

When the arrival of the 2017 Chevy Cruze was announced at EVS Auto Group, many of the questions were understandably related to the all-new hatchback option. While we certainly understand the increasing hubbub over this versatile option, another pressing question often is asked by prospective buyers: what are the engine options of the 2017 Chevy Cruze? (more…)

A Tour Through Buick History, Through YouTube Commercials

Friday, April 21st, 2017
front quarter view of the 2018 Buick LaCrosse Avenir

Just last week, we spent a good deal of time looking at the newest additions to the Buick lineup, the Regal TourX and Regal Sportback. These represent a bold step forward for a company that has always represented first-rate sophistication, dating back for more than 100 years. To see just where this history began, however, we at EVS Auto Group decided to track down some awesome old commercials showing exactly where Buick came from. You’ll be amazed what we found. (more…)

Checking the Cargo Volume in the Chevy Spark, Sonic and Cruze Hatchback Editions

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
2018 Chevrolet Spark ACTIV front quarter view

How do the Chevy Spark, Sonic and Cruze Hatchbacks Compare in Cargo Volume?

At EVS Auto Group, we keep finding that our lineup of compact and hatchback Chevrolet options fare reasonably well against our more-ballyhooed options such as the Silverado and Tahoe. Three of the most popular options found in the industry, as you may be aware, are in the Chevy lineup: the Spark, Sonic and Cruze. But how do they compare in terms of cargo volume? (more…)

How to Stay Safe Driving in Severe Summer Weather

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Car in thunderstorm

Summer weather…there’s nothing like it. At one moment, you can be teeing off on the first hole, enjoying a joyful drenching of sunshine. By the time you’ve hit hole five, however, you’re getting a drenching of a different kind, and are cowering under a tree hoping for a reprieve. These conditions can be particularly rough if you’re in the car, but they don’t have to be. Here are tips for driving in severe summer weather, particularly thunderstorms, hail and high winds. (more…)

Just Unveiled: The 2018 Chevy Tahoe RST and Suburban RST

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
2018 Chevrolet Tahoe front quarter view

As longtime standbys in the Chevy lineup, both the Tahoe and Suburban are models that we certainly know well. After all, they represent the highest heights of the Chevrolet food chain, and it would be easy to think that there isn’t any higher that they could go. However, the new 2018 Chevy Tahoe RST and 2018 Chevy Suburban RST eliminate that notion immediately. So, what do these special editions have in store for us?


EVS First Look: The 2018 Buick Regal Sportback

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
2018 Buick Regal Sportback front view

Just a short while ago, we gave a rundown of all that could be expected from the 2018 Buick Regal TourX. (If you didn’t catch it, you can find the link below.) Of course, this was just a prelude to our second unveiling this week, that of the 2018 Buick Regal Sportback. Let’s enjoy this first look, shall we?


EVS First Look: The 2018 Buick Regal TourX

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
2018 Buick Regal TourX front quarter view

Exciting things are afoot for the Buick team at EVS Auto Group in 2018! In addition to new lineup stalwarts such as the 2017 Cascada and 2017 Envision, two all-new models will be added to the lineup for the new model year: the 2018 Buick Regal TourX, and the 2018 Buick Regal Sportback. We’re going to give a quick sneak peak of both, starting here with the 2018 Buick Regal TourX.


Where are the Best Food Trucks in Milwaukee?

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
Food truck

As the weather keeps trending warmer in the Milwaukee area, many of us will begin venturing outside to enjoy our daily bread. This can only mean one thing: Food trucks! What was once viewed as something as a novelty — a true meal on wheels — is now a national phenomenon, and this is true in the 414 as well. So, where are the best food trucks in Milwaukee? Here are some of our favorites. (more…)