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October 25, 2019
by Danny Chan
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Thanksgiving: Youth Volunteer Opportunities in Kansas City

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Want your family to give back to the Kansas City community this Thanksgiving? Whether it’s your time, allowance money, gifts, or general companionship, you have lots to contribute during the holidays. From community service events to local soup kitchens and food pantries, here are the best places in Kansas City that need youth and family volunteers on Thanksgiving. Continue Reading →

August 26, 2019
by Danny Chan
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Busting Car Myths: Are Vehicles Getting More Expensive?

There’s a shared belief that cars are getting too expensive for most shoppers to afford. But is this fact or just a myth?

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While sticker prices on cars have certainly climbed over the last 20 years, we must also factor in the general increase in the purchasing value of the American dollar—AKA the rate of inflation. Continue Reading →

July 11, 2019
by Danny Chan
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10 Fun August Events Near Kansas City for Families

Did you know August is Family Fun Month? Sure, you could spend some quality time with the family on the back deck or around a campfire, but don’t you want to live adventurously? Yeah, we know you do. Here are 10 of Kansas City’s hottest family-friendly events going on this August.

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Popcorn in the Park – Aug. 9, 2019

The children’s film “Wonder Park” will be projected on the big screen at Stocksdale Park in Liberty, Missouri. Popcorn and water will be provided, but it’s recommended that you bring blankets, lawn chairs, and other snacks to this free August event. The festivities will kick off at 7:00 PM, followed by the film at 8:30 PM. Click here for additional details. Continue Reading →

June 19, 2019
by Danny Chan
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8 Reasons Why the 2019 Chevy Trax is the SUV of Your Dreams

Form meets function in the new 2019 Chevrolet Trax.  That may sound cliché, but there’s no other way to describe this SUV; the Trax combines world-class features, unique style, and cutting-edge technology, making it one of the most popular small crossovers in the market. Just take a look at some of these features that make the 2019 Chevy Trax stand out.

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May 21, 2019
by Danny Chan
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12 Worst Mistakes To Avoid When Buying A New Car

“Why is buying a new car so complicated?”

It’s a common complaint among car shoppers, and we bet you’ve thought that same thought at some point. If you’ve ever had anxiety about purchasing a vehicle or felt sick to your stomach after signing auto lease or car loan paperwork, you’re not alone. Millions of shoppers every year struggle to make good decisions at the dealership, only to drive off the lot while pondering hypotheticals like, “what if I’d done this?” or “could I have gotten a better deal?” or “should I have leased?”

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Yes, buying a new car may be a big, scary adventure, but keep your chin up. Just avoid making the common mistakes other shoppers fall victim to!

Easier said than done, right? Here are 12 of the worst mistakes people make at the dealership – don’t do these, and you’ll be looking at a hypothetical-less existence with your nice, new ride.

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NASCAR Kansas Speedway

April 8, 2019
by Danny Chan
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How To Win Free Tickets To NASCAR At Kansas Speedway

The biggest night at Kansas Speedway is fast approaching, as NASCAR’s top drivers will be heading to Kansas City on May 11, one night after the NASCAR Gander Outdoors 250. While the 400-mile Night Race gets underway in the evening, it can be an all-day event for attendees. Here’s what to expect for the race and how to secure some cheap or free tickets to the Monster Series weekend.

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NASCAR Kansas Speedway Schedule

First things first: let’s go over the logistics. The Kansas Speedway parking lots open at 11:30 am on Saturday morning, with the grandstand gates following at 3:00 pm. The drivers’ meeting starts at 4:30 pm and the pre-race concert is at 4:40 pm. You’ll know the race is getting closer when the driver introductions begin at 5:50 pm, which will then be followed by the race’s start at 6:30 pm.

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March 18, 2019
by Danny Chan
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Introducing the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD 2500/3500

Heavy-duty truck drivers understand the importance of function as well as form, and the 2020 Chevy Silverado HD is ready to deliver. The new truck takes the features we love about the Silverado and builds upon them, giving drivers the towing power they need and the style they love. Chevy calls it “the strongest, most capable Silverado HD ever,” and here’s why:

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February 18, 2019
by Danny Chan
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Chevy & Operation Homefront: A Perfect Match for Military Families

Did you know that Chevrolet is a major supporter of Operation Homefront? Like our very own Overland Park dealership’s commitment to the Kansas City community, Chevy is also doing its part to help military families in need. In fact, General Motors has a long history of supporting current and former military members. Whether it’s through supplies for new babies, backpacks for military children, or holiday meals, Chevrolet’s support of Operation Homefront is what makes this country great.

 

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January 3, 2019
by Danny Chan
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Kansas Day 2019 Events: Are You Ready To Par-Tay?

January 29, 2019: It’s the official 158th birthday of the state of Kansas. And although this birthday celebration will (likely) be void of confetti and cake, there’s still a lot of fun to be had on Kansas Day! Here are some of the best events in Kansas City to celebrate our little rectangular, midwestern paradise.  

 Kansas Day 2019 Eventsdy To Par-Tay
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