Get to Know the Volvo XC90 Recharge

For the 2021 model year, Volvo has introduced what they are calling the Recharge lineup. This series of electric and hybrid vehicles give drivers around Chico the opportunity to experience the finest levels of luxury in the most responsible way possible. Typically, when we thought of electric and hybrid vehicles, it meant having to sacrifice the satisfaction we get with high horsepower ratings, speed, and maneuverability. With models such as the Volvo XC90 Recharge, those days are firmly in the rearview mirror.

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SUVs Vs. Sedan - Which is Better for You?

When it comes time to choose your next ride, it's important to understand your needs to find the vehicle that best fits them. For many drivers around Chico, that decision generally comes down to either a sedan or SUV. Both of these options have their perks, and you can't go wrong either way, so it's all about what you feel comfortable with more than anything.

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The Benefits of Buying New Vs. Used

New Cars Vs. Used Cars

Car buyers have all wondered if it's better to buy a new or used vehicle. This is a reasonable question that has many answers. Lots of people would argue that used cars are obviously the cheaper option that simply saves you money. Other shoppers might argue that new cars aren't always as expensive as you think.

 

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Should I Buy an Extended Warranty?

After making the commitment to purchase a new vehicle, the very next question that you're likely to be asked is if you'd like an extended warranty. Several factors should be considered part of your decision, and it's important to understand how warranties work and what they cover before you proceed. We here at Courtesy Volvo Cars of Chico offer the following guidance in an effort to help you make a more informed choice regarding extended warranty protection for your newly purchased Volvo.

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Three Things You Can Do to Purchase a Vehicle with Less-Than-Perfect Credit

A vehicle is a big investment. You want a vehicle that is reliable, affordable, looks good and helps you feel good. But sometimes life can make your dreams more difficult to achieve. Low credit can affect your life in predictable and unpredictable ways. For example, your credit is used when purchasing a vehicle, a house, getting a job, or getting car insurance. Your credit level has a far-reaching impact on your life and your goals.

 

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Top Five New Years Resolutions for Your Vehicle

New year—new you. Right? Well, sure. But how about you start off the new year by making this year’s resolution about maintaining your vehicle? Your vehicle is one of the greatest investments you can make. It does more than get you from point A to B. Your automobile can be your home away from home. It can be an extension of your style. It can be the physical aspect of yourself that you show off to the world. Taking car care seriously is more than a good idea. It is your responsibility.

 

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Watch Out For These 3 Myths About Buying a Vehicle

Buying a vehicle is not something most people do very often, so in general, most people do not become experts in car purchasing. This means that myths about buying cars propagate more easily. Unfortunately, those myths can cost you money or result in not getting the vehicle that you want, so it is important to be able to identify them.

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Start Your New Year Off With A New Vehicle in Chico

Luxury cars are popular with almost every driver, but many believe these high-quality vehicles are outside of their price range. If you’re interested in buying or leasing a luxury vehicle, we at Courtesy Volvo Cars of Chico can help. Stop at our dealership in Chico and check out our inventory of Volvo vehicles. We predict you’ll be particularly excited once you see the new lineup of Volvo vehicles and the great deals we're currently offering.

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5 Ways To Get the Most Out of a Test Drive in Chico

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Whenever Chico shoppers pay for big-ticket items, trying them out before parting with their hard-won cash is important. Taking a car out for a test drive before bringing it home is no exception. These rides give locals a chance to see how the vehicle feels, how well it performs, and whether or not they live up to expectations. At Courtesy Volvo of Chico, we want to share five tips to help you get the most out of your test drive.

 

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