Are There Too Many Options?

17 Feb

America was founded on the premise that her citizens should have options, and not only options but, the freedom to choose among them. The founding fathers were primarily concerned with religion and politics but, the idea pretty much sums up … Read More »

Best, Worst, and Weirdest Car Names Ever

17 Feb

Remember the story about Chevy and the Nova?  The auto maker’s efforts to market the car in Latin America failed spectacularly .  Turns out “no va” in Spanish means “it doesn’t go”, and nobody wants a car that doesn’t go! … Read More »

Ford Celebrates New Manufacturing Plant in Detroit for Electric Vehicles – A First!

17 Feb

Ford’s celebrating a first!  The company recently renovated an SUV manufacturing plant outside Detroit for use in building the new 2011 Ford Focus.  After that round of production, three electric versions will be built.  Ford says the plant will be … Read More »

Ford Owners Just Need to Ask

17 Feb

Calling all Ford owners!  Have you ever had a question about your car, truck or SUV that you couldn’t get a dealer or mechanic to answer to your satisfaction?  Now you can take that question directly to the manufacturer!  It’s … Read More »

Feds Back GM But PURCHASE More Fords – Imagine That!

17 Feb

On an interesting bailout-related note, USA Today reported last month that even though the US government held a 61% share in General Motors, its vehicle manufacturer of choice was Ford.    Here’s a quote:  “The feds bought 21,980 vehicles directly from … Read More »

Why “Like” Us?

23 Dec

Why “Like” Us?                  by Shannon Young for Butler Auto Group “Something that haunts most social media panels is a  failure to explain the relevance of social media.  Why should the average person get involved, or read?”                — Maybe that’s an … Read More »