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Driving Through Spring, Avoiding the Potholes

Road conditions can be tough on a car, but potholes can really ruin your whole day. Sometimes they are unavoidable, but other times you just need to know what to look for and know how to handle them. To help drivers navigate pothole season, Chevy released a list of tips to help you out. It includes tips on how to handle the situation before and after you hit a pothole, as well as suggestions on how to hit it if you must. 

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Get Your Equinox Ready for Myrtle Beach

Summer’s coming on, the water’s getting warmer, it’s getting about that time to head back to Myrtle Beach. Your Chevy Equinox is the perfect beach tripping vehicle too. Plenty of room for your friends and beach gear, while also having the style, mileage and entertainment features to get you there and back in style and comfort. But just like beach goers are trying to reclaim their “Summer Bod” so too must your Chevy Equinox, and that’s why we have our Service Center ready to make that happen. 

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Why Should I Bother Getting My Tires Rotated

There is no denying that the tires on our vehicles take a myriad of abuse over the course of the weeks and months that we drive around town. From potential road hazards that can cause a blowout or leak, to tread wear getting dangerously low, there are a wide range of issues that can occur if you do not keep up with simple tire maintenance.
 
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2017 Chevy Camaro ZL1 is One Next-Level Performance Pony

No matter how you slice it, there sure is an awful lot to appreciate about the all-new ZL1 trim of the 2017 Camaro. It is a superb sports car, through and through.

Picking up what we here at Capitol Chevrolet Columbia are putting down?

If not, don't stress it. The fine folks at MotorWeek are here to provide you with a closer look at the ZL1:

The star of the ZL1 show is without question its supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine.

Mating to a six-speed manual transmission, this super-V8 delivers a downright dizzying 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of…

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Three Chevrolet Models Named Best Cars for Families by U.S. News & World Report

Earlier this month, U.S. News & World Report announced the winners of their "2017 Best Cars for Families" awards ? and Chevrolet won three of the 18 available top prizes. These awards recognize those vehicles that adapt best to every stage of family life, from transporting a baby to helping out an aging family member.

 

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Get Higher Gas Mileage in Columbia with These Driving and Maintenance Tips

Getting higher gas mileage doesn't only mean going further on a single tank, but also spending less at the gas station. Your gas mileage doesn't always stay the same, and there are ways Columbia drivers can give it a little boost. Try one of the following tips:

  • When you really put your foot on the gas pedal, your engine has to work harder to power through extra wind resistance. Help your engine (and your gas mileage) by slowing down.
  • A cold engine is an inefficient engine. If you have multiple errands to run, keep your engine warm by…
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The Results are In: Chevrolet Bolt EV Named North American Car of the Year

In a press release issued earlier today by Chevrolet, the automaker proudly announced that the Chevrolet Bolt EV is the 2017 North American Car of the Year. Chevrolet models have now won the award for Car of the Year or Truck of the Year four times in the past four years, with the Corvette Stingray and Silverado winning in 2014, and the Colorado earning a victory in 2015...

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