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Loeber Motors received its first shipment of next-generation C-Class models, giving Chicagoland consumers a chance to be one of the first behind the wheel. (PRNewsFoto/Loeber Motors)

Highly anticipated 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class arrives at Loeber Motors

After months building toward the release of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class near Chicago IL, the redesigned sedan has finally found its way to...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:51 ET
Kia Racing maintains championship points lead following top five finishes at Sonoma Raceway (PRNewsFoto/Kia Motors America)

Kia Racing Maintains Pirelli World Challenge Championship Lead Following Top-Five Finishes At Sonoma Raceway Doubleheader

Kia Racing showcased championship-caliber grit and determination in rounds 13 and 14 of the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) at Sonoma Raceway,...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:00 ET
As the 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA nears its arrival date at Loeber Motors, the dealership is providing comparisons against other new models in the compact crossover segment. (PRNewsFoto/Loeber Motors)

Chicagoland dealership sets stage for all-new Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class

With the recent arrival of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class at Chicagoland luxury car dealership Loeber Motors, the upcoming Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class...

Aug 28, 2014, 21:16 ET

Toyota hält Preisverleihungszeremonie für den achten Dream Car Art Contest ab

 Die Toyota Motor Corporation hielt am 27. August die Preisverleihungszeremonie für den achten Toyota Dream Car Art Contest im Mega...

Aug 28, 2014, 18:00 ET
Wisconsin drivers can opt for a used truck from Palmen Motors of Kenosha. (PRNewsFoto/Palmen Motors)

Wisconsin auto shoppers prepare for another harsh winter with capable vehicles

The end of summer is drawing near, and even before the first school bells of fall begin to ring, many Wisconsin families are beginning to imagine...

Aug 28, 2014, 17:20 ET
S&L Motors offers detailed information on two new 2015 Chrysler Group models. (PRNewsFoto/S&L Motors)

Green Bay Chrysler Group dealership highlights 2015 models with vehicle research pages

The 2015 model year has already been an exciting one for the automotive industry. With a fresh supply of new and redesigned vehicles, drivers have...

Aug 28, 2014, 12:43 ET
Take advantage of deep discounts on select premium vehicles now at Aristocrat Motors (PRNewsFoto/Aristocrat Motors)

Kansas City Luxury Dealership Looks To Move Premium Models Quickly With Deep Discounts

In the business world, product pricing models are fairly straightforward. Traditionally, items that have a high demand are sold at a premium and...

Aug 28, 2014, 12:03 ET
Kearns Motor Car co. offers the best deals in the area on pre-owned vehicles. They have a wide variety of models including many recent model years and fuel efficient options. (PRNewsFoto/Kearns Motor Car Co.)

Wisconsin drivers are finding great value in a local car dealership

Times are tough economically for a lot of people right now. Many Wisconsinites have been trying to cut down on spending in any way that they can....

Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
Hyundai Motor America.  (PRNewsFoto/Hyundai Motor America)

Hyundai Engages Loyal College Football Fans Through Integrated Marketing Program

 Like the millions of college football fans across the country, Hyundai is gearing up for what is sure to be an exciting 2014 season. Hyundai's...

Aug 28, 2014, 07:37 ET
Palmen Motors of Kenosha, Wis. is having a "Tag & Tent" sale on its lot, shared with Palmen Kia and Palmen Fiat as well. A wide variety of vehicles will be included in the sale. (PRNewsFoto/Palmen Motors)

Raising of tentpoles signifies lowering of prices at Wisconsin auto dealership

The end of summer marks a big time for auto dealerships across the Midwest, many of which are boasting a "Labor Day Sale," "Summer Close-Out," or...

Aug 28, 2014, 07:11 ET
The Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz Sales event runs through Sept. 2 at Loeber Motors. (PRNewsFoto/Loeber Motors)

Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz sale nears conclusion at Chicagoland dealership

With the influx of 2015 models rolling into the Loeber Motors showroom, limited-time offers like the Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz Sales Event...

Aug 28, 2014, 05:39 ET

Toyota celebra la entrega de premios de su octavo Dream Car Art Contest

 Toyota Motor Corporation celebró una ceremonia de premios para el octavo Toyota Dream Car Art Contest en Mega Web, el sitio de...

Aug 27, 2014, 22:47 ET

Cérémonie de remise des prix du huitième concours artistique « Voiture de rêve » organisé par Toyota

 Toyota Motor Corporation a organisé le 27 août la cérémonie de remise des prix de la huitième édition du...

Aug 27, 2014, 16:54 ET
Loeber Motors provides its customers useful digital tools like online comparisons to highlight the benefits of some of the newest models on the lot. (PRNewsFoto/Loeber Motors)

Loeber Motors welcomes recent influx of 2015 Porsche, Mercedes-Benz models

The constant innovation from brands like Mercedes-Benz and Porsche in the luxury segment makes each new model year a spectacle for consumers. While...

Aug 27, 2014, 14:33 ET
The 2015 Jeep Wrangler has arrived at Palmen Motors in Kenosha, Wis. (PRNewsFoto/Palmen Motors)

Wisconsin Jeep dealership welcomes 2015 Wrangler to lineup

For many motorists who crave the ultimate off-road adventure, as well of those who just love the unique and iconic look and feel of a Jeep, the...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:59 ET
Palmen Motors of Kenosha, Wis. compares popular models such as the 2014 Dodge Durango SUV to the 2014 Ford Explorer. (PRNewsFoto/Palmen Motors)

Dodge and Chrysler models take on other popular automakers in head-to-head challenges

The auto industry is certainly competitive enough on a global scale, but some of the most heated competitions can come from those automakers trying...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:00 ET
Certified Pre-Owned Mercedes-Benz models offer superior coverage that provides peace of mind for buyers. (PRNewsFoto/Loeber Motors)

Loeber Motors' growing selection of Certified Pre-Owned models spells value for Chicagoland car shoppers

There are a few major differences between shopping for new cars and used cars. While new car shoppers are fairly certain their prospects are in...

Aug 27, 2014, 01:00 ET

Toyota Holds Eighth Dream Car Art Contest Awards Ceremony

 Toyota Motor Corporation held an awards ceremony for the eighth Toyota Dream Car Art Contest at Mega Web, Toyota's vehicle experience facility...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:44 ET
I-5 Motors carries luxury used vehicles for a reasonable price (PRNewsFoto/I-5 Motors)

Washington customers getting a great deal on quality luxury vehicles

It is a commonly held belief in the automotive world that the people who aren't willing to spend a lot of money on a car will be stuck driving a...

Aug 26, 2014, 12:00 ET

Toyota Continues To Grow Its Investment In Michigan

Toyota will move forward with the planning of its new facility on the York Township, MI campus of the Toyota Technical Center to accommodate...