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2017 Lincoln Navigator Vs 2017 Lexus LX 570

A battle of luxury large SUVs: Lincoln Navigator and Lexus LX570 I had the luxury (pun intended) of my first ever press loan vehicle being an AWD Lexus LX570. Although I was very excited, I knew this was going to be a tough job. The Lexus I had comes in priced at just...

A $100,000 Pickup Truck Now Available From Ford

Luxury pickup Yes, you read that right, I didn't accidentally add a zero. Ford adds a new luxury pickup truck to the lineup that's pretty much around the one hundred thousand dollar mark. We knew it was going to happen eventually. With consumers craving luxury...

Ford F-350 Wins ‘Best 2017 One-Ton Pickup ‘, Was It A Fair Test?

Who did the test? news.pickuptrucks.com powered by cars.com conducted a plethora tests to find out which one-ton truck was their champion. Don't get me wrong they did a sizable amount of testing, and I respect them for doing some real-world tests. It's all very well...

3rd Row VW Coming 2018. Video

Volkswagen The Touareg is the biggest option at the moment, but is probably losing out on a market share that needs a 3rd row. Even if you don't need all the seats, the amount of room that kids take up is unreal, by the time you load up; a diaper bag, or school bag, a...

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Test Drive

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Carbon 65 Edition Test Drive   Every once in a while, I get to drive and test out a bunch of new vehicles before they hit the market. I was fortunate enough to get to drive the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport. Even luckier...

Match Your Tractor Color With New RAM Trucks Harvest Edition.

Farmers and colors Do you know a farmer? Chances are, if you live in Wyoming, you probably do or you are a farmer. You probably also know, that farmers are very proud of the color of their tractor. Are you a farmer that brags about the color of your equipment? Not the...

2018 Toyota C-HR Test Drive.

The 2018 Toyota C-HR stands out Is this Toyota finally coming out of their shell? Having previously worked at a Toyota dealership many moons ago, I often heard people describe Toyota's as boring but reliable. Well, how about now you can have not-boring-at-all and...

New Luxury Ram Tungsten Edition

Luxury trucks Back in the day, a truck was a truck. It was meant for work and perhaps the most luxurious part of one was the RAM ornament on the front of the hood. Not now. The luxury segment in the truck world is getting more and more popular. RAM Trucks said that...

Test Drive: 2017 Toyota 86

Here are some quick facts on the Toyota 86. It's a 2+2 seater, front engine RWD sports car. The engine is a 2.0 flat 4 boxer engine that puts out 205hp and 156lb-ft or torque. Top speed is 134mph, 0-60 is achieved in 6.2 seconds.  Fuel consumption on the manual...

Do Your Neighbors Hate Your Loud Exhaust?

Ford has come up with an ingenious idea for you to still enjoy your loud exhaust and be a good neighbor. Ironically enough, Ford are calling this new feature "Good Neighbor Mode". The feature allows 2018 Mustang GT owners to schedule times on their vehicle when the...

Your Questions!

How To: Measure Tire Tread Depth (with a President)

Are you considering purchasing a new pre-owned vehicle and need to know how much longer are the tires going to last? Are they legal? https://youtu.be/1NyHgEN5Ce4 How to measure tire tread depth If this blog was in the U.K this part would be a piece of cake as tread...

How Long Does It Take To Buy A Car?

Having worked in the automotive industry in both the United Kingdom and the United States, it always surprised me when I heard people complaining that it took all day to purchase a vehicle. In the U.K. the quickest you will get your new vehicle from a dealer is 3 days...

Dodge, Why The Crazy Colors?

Dodge, what's with the bright colors? If you drive past a Dodge dealership or even visit a dealership, you might notice a rather colorful palette of vehicles. It's not the usual sea of boring depressing 'safe' vehicle colors like gray, black, silver and white. Red is...

What You Need to Know About Engine Oil

Engine Oil What is the purpose of engine oil in your vehicle? The purpose of engine oil is to lubricate working parts of the engine. But why you say? Engines are made of metal. Metal on metal friction is not a good thing! https://youtu.be/NjVTkJDpOFk   All engine...

What Does This Button Do?

What does this 'A' button do?   This button can be found in many modern vehicles. Pushing the button will disable the automatic start-stop function for that drive. What is automatic start-stop? Automatic start-stop is a system that shuts down the engine when the...

Want A Fast Car But Need An SUV? Problem Solved

This is a real dilemma if you're a gear head. Maybe you are a spirited driver who has kids. Maybe you are a spirited driver who has kids and is always late because it literally takes the kids 2 hours to get dressed in the morning. Perhaps you live in a remote area, or...

What Is An ‘AS-IS’ Used Vehicle?

The sheet on the window of a used vehicle says "AS-IS", what does that mean? AS-IS pretty much means just that. The vehicle is sold just as it is. So for example, if there is a dent on the rear passenger side door, it will not be fixed. The dealership will not put any...

Why Do Manufacturers Camouflage Vehicles?

I spy, with my little camera... I recently visited a neighboring state along with a bunch of other automotive journalists so we could meet up, talk cars and test drive a bunch. It just so happened, that where we were located seemed to be a...

Safety: Yukon Vs Expedition Vs Tahoe

Large SUVs are very popular According to carsalesbase.com, the large SUV segment is, "...the fastest growing mainstream segment in the US with an increase of 11%...". They are just too practical if you have more than one child, need a lot of cargo space or need to sit...

Credit Score: How Does It Affect Your Payment?

Credit Score: How Does It Affect Your Payment? https://youtu.be/BV_l_rWlZw8   Let's start by asking what exactly is credit? What is credit? The definition according to Experian, one of the credit bureaus is, "Credit is borrowed money that you can use to purchase...

Local Events

Monster Truck Arrives At Fremont Casper

Traxxas Monster Truck Show This coming Fri 22nd and Sat 23rd of September 2017, Traxxas Monster Trucks are putting on a show. As part of their tour, they will be at the Central Wyoming Fairgrounds, in Casper. The shows start at 7.30pm, gates open at 6.00pm. Pit Party...

Jeep 307 Adventure

307 Adventures On a cold and wet September weekend, I headed out to Thermopolis, Wy for an off-road tour in a Jeep. Justin Sandback from Fremont Motors (who builds custom Jeeps for the dealership) was to be my driver. Will Morgan and Erin Helms are the organizers of...

Fremont Motors Gives Back To The Community

Fremont Motors at Natrona County Junior Livestock Sale On July 15th 2017 at the Central Wyoming Fairgrounds, 4-H and FFA (Future Farmers of America) hundreds of kids brought their animals to the Natrona County Junior Livestock Sale.   Fremont Motors make impact...

RAM Pickup Man : Clint Humble at Central Wyoming PRCA Rodeo

If you haven't heard, this week through Saturday, the Central Wyoming Fair and PRCA rodeo is happening. The event runs from 7th-15th July at the Fairgrounds in Casper.The PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association) Rodeo is sponsored in part by Fremont Motors Fiat,...

College Rodeo Competitor Wins RAM Truck

Every year the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) give away a RAM truck to a college rodeo student. All of the competing students are entered into a draw to win the truck. NIRA Commissioner Roger Walters pulls out a name at random during the drawing in...

1st Annual Import Car Show Fremont Volkswagen

2017 hosts the first year of the Annual Import Car show at Fremont VW in Casper, WY. With the Mopar show going on next door at the Dodge dealership in Casper, an import car show was introduced at the Fremont Volkswagen store. Employee of the VW store, Ray Parnell, is...

2017 Fremont Mopar Car Show

On Memorial weekend, Cruizin' with the oldies hosts a few car shows across Casper, WY. Old meets new at the Mopar car show held at the Fremont Motors Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram dealership. Despite the somewhat depressing weather with heavy intermittent rain,...

Memorial Weekend Car Show Casper

  Whether you are a car enthusiast, owner or not, you can participate in the several car shows coming up soon in Casper. Over the memorial day weekend, Cruisin' with the Oldies car club will have shows all across town. Here's the low down; Friday May 26th Import...

Real People, Real Owners: Will Morgan Video (Jeep)

Will Morgan Will Morgan, from Casper Wyoming, has a plethora of Jeeps and is a mountain of knowledge for these machines. He currently drives a 2014 JKU Unlimited Rubicon as his daily driver. Growing up around Jeeps as a young boy Will has been involved with them ever...

St. Patrick’s Day Music Playlist

St Patrick's Day is on March 17th every year. The day was originally for celebrating the patron Saint of Ireland who brought Christianity to the country. Now, It's all about Ireland and Irish culture. Here's a playlist with a mix of Celtic, Irish, Folk and Scottish...

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