2018 Chrysler 300

The fall season is finally here and with the cooler weather, pretty leaves, and holidays comes new road hazards. We at Carl Hogan Automotive would like to share some fall weather driving tips from SafeBee.com writer Muriel Vega. Fog Fog can be a major hazard during fall. While it will clear up as the day goes on, most drivers make their daily commute in the morning. Combined with the sun, fog can be blinding. Make sure to have your lights on, exercise caution, and keep an eye out for brake lights. Wet Leaves Mississippi isn’t free from the fall rains and falling leaves. While a sight to take in, a Read More →

college students

Going back to school generally results in a mixture of emotions. Some students enjoy their time at college while others simply want to get their degree and move on. Getting ready to go back to school isn’t something to take lightly, no matter who you are. Here are a few back-to-school tips from us here at Carl Hogan Automotive. Reward Yourself Don’t spend all of your time with your nose in a book. Set aside some time to reward yourself for your hard work. No student wants to burn out in the first few weeks, after all. A reward can be as simple as your favorite snack, spending time outside, Read More →

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 was originally shown as a concept vehicle at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. The design and capabilities of the pickup have come a long way since then, and now the off-road model is taking part in one of the most grueling off-road races in the United States. The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 took part in Vegas to Reno, a one-day race designed to test the limits of off-road vehicles. The modified 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 sees several changes, but the powertrain remains the same. The standard 3.6-liter V6 engine comes mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and delivers 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. Read More →

Chrysler 200S

Used cars are becoming more and more popular thanks to advances in durability, technology, and engineering. While drivers in previous decades may have been wary of buying used, it makes sense for many car shoppers today to at least test pre-owned vehicles. There are a few tips for buying used to keep in mind next time you shop. According to US News, you should always take your time and look carefully at every body panel individually. Look for dings, dents, rust, and scratches. Commonly overlooked areas include the roof, hood, and trunk lid. Body damage not only lower the value, but if the panels are wavy or uneven, it may Read More →

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

Chevrolet recently announced details about the 2018 Equinox Diesel, one of two diesel powertrains offered on crossover utility vehicles in the industry for the 2018 model year. Offering improved fuel economy and impressive torque, a diesel engine is great for drivers who want added capabilities without sacrificing gas mileage. According to Green Car Reports, the 1.6-liter turbo-diesel engine was added as an option due to increased demand for better fuel economy on SUV models. While diesel powertrains are considerably more popular in Europe, some are beginning to make their way to the US. The 2018 Equinox is one of Chevrolet’s first compact crossovers to have such an engine. When properly Read More →

What to Do After a Car Accident

Remaining calm is the first step one should take after experiencing an accident, but do you know what comes next? Many drivers will be in their first accident and fail to take the proper measures to ensure they can make a hassle-free claim. We at Carl Hogan Automotive know just what to do after a car accident occurs and are glad to inform you. Prepare Being prepared for an accident before it happens can go a long way when it comes to preventing a major medical disaster and helping your claim. Write down your medical information, name, and emergency contact in the event that you’re in a serious accident and Read More →

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

The first reviews of the upcoming 2018 Chevrolet Equinox are in, and this crossover has critics raving. The new model brings a line of engines designed to optimize power and fuel economy. A sleek design and ergonomic controls make it attractive to the eye. The spacious interior adds to the overall appeal as well. The new Chevrolet Equinox comes stocked with a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers an impressive 170 hp and 203 lb-ft of torque. That powertrain earns up to an EPA-estimated 32 mpg highway.* Drivers have their choice between front-wheel and all-wheel drive. An available 3.6-liter V6 engine delivers a best-in-class 301 hp and reaches 60 mph Read More →

The Jeep Wrangler isn’t just one of the most beloved Jeeps – it’s one of the most beloved vehicles, too. But the Wrangler is adding an all-new look for the 2019 year. It’s the Jeep Wrangler pickup. The pickup truck will be Jeep’s first pickup since 1992. For seven years, the Jeep Comanche rocked the road and before that, the Jeep Gladiator. Jeep trucks rested for a bit while Dodge’s pickup line came out. But now, the Jeep pickup will be back – in Wrangler form, of course. The body of the truck will look like the infamous Wrangler all while sporting that useful truck bed. The unique, boxy, Wrangler Read More →

You love your car and you love driving – but you probably don’t love spending money on gas. Luckily for you, there are plenty of ways to save gas so that you can hit the road without hitting your wallet. Here are some tips from Carl Hogan Automotive. Keep Tires Inflated Check your tire pressure regularly to save money on gas. The lower your tire pressure is, the more resistance you have against the road, and the more gas you burn. Slow Down Believe it or not, simply slowing down will save you money on gas. Going the speed limit everywhere, in the city and on the highway, will actually Read More →

The Grumman F6F Hellcat was the most accomplished Allied aircraft during WWII. Taking its cue from this historic fighter plane, Dodge designed the Hellcat engine in 2015. Engineers took the classic 6.2-liter Hemi and added supercharger. The result was nothing short of revolutionary. Now that we are a few years down the road, Dodge has taken the bold step of putting that same Hellcat engine under the hood of the best 4×4 truck on the road. This Hellcat-enhanced truck is called the Ram Rebel 1500 TRX. It’s destined to be the most powerful half-ton truck on the road. Ram recently showed off the upcoming truck, in concept form, at the Read More →