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Jun 24, 2014, 10:50 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons has an impressive selection of used vans in stock. (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Unique selection brings consumers to Illinois pre-owned dealership

 The demand by consumers for used cars is something that always exists - which is a big reason there are so many locations to purchase...

May 28, 2014, 10:49 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons has a large selection of commercial-grade vehicle in stock now. (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Commercial-grade vehicle selection brings shoppers to Illinois used dealership

The typical used car shopper seeks a deal on one of the popular vehicle models. These include the many sedans, coupes, crossovers and trucks on...

Apr 29, 2014, 10:55 ET
The Pontiac G6 is still a highly desired car in the market. (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Pontiac fans can still get the vehicle they desire at Northern Illinois dealership

Nearly since its founding in 1926, the Pontiac brand had a loyal following among vehicle consumers. Because of this high level of interest, there...

Mar 27, 2014, 15:45 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons has a large selection of used Chevrolet vehicles in stock.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Large used Chevrolet inventory leads to deals at Illinois dealership

Chevrolet is a vehicle brand that continues to be on the rise. And Chevy owners are among the most brand loyal customers on the market. With the...

Feb 21, 2014, 19:59 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons has been selling pre-owned automobiles in northern Illinois since 1952.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Customer service brings traffic to Illinois used car dealership

For a business to have served more than 70,000 customers, it must first have had staying power in its industry. But this also likely means that it...

Feb 03, 2014, 07:50 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons is a premier used car dealership with the positive reviews to prove it.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

J.H. Barkau & Sons named DealerRater 2014 Dealer of the Year

To win an award based on customer reviews once is a big deal for a car dealership. But to do it in consecutive years proves that the dealership is...

Jan 30, 2014, 18:50 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons believes in offering consumers a fresh start.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Northern Illinois used car dealer promotes guaranteed financing program

Just because you have fallen on bad times doesn't mean that you shouldn't be able to drive a reliable vehicle. While this seems like a pretty fair...

Dec 23, 2013, 17:20 ET
The used car selection at J.H. Barkau & Sons is extensive.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Large area of consumers head to northern Illinois used car dealership

For many, when used cars are mentioned in the Midwest, the name J.H. Barkau & Sons comes up. Since going into business in 1952, the used car...

Nov 25, 2013, 07:06 ET
J.H. Barkau & Sons has a large selection of used cars in northern Illinois.  (PRNewsFoto/J.H. Barkau & Sons)

Low used car prices drive consumers to Illinois dealership

Recent reports have revealed that used car prices are low right now. There are several factors for this, one of them being that the improved...