As a senior driver, you have years of experience on the road, which makes you a skilled driver. Nevertheless, what you prioritized in a vehicle in your early days, such as power and look, might differ from your needs now, like accessibility and visibility. If you’re in the market for a car, consider the 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV. Kiplinger named the stylish electric vehicle to its list of The 10 Best Cars for Senior Drivers.
The Kiplinger editors evaluated vehicles based on active
safety features, visibility, accessibility, and controls for headlights to
create their list. They also factored in how reliable the vehicle is and how well
The 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV was praised for its 259-mile
range and easy access in and out, thanks to its big doors and tall seating
position.* The floor is completely flat too to make moving around the cabin
The editors were also impressed by the available Driver
Confidence II Package, which helps you have peace of mind. This equips the electric
car with several driver-assist technologies, including Automatic Emergency
Braking, Front Pedestrian Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure
Warning, Following Distance Indicator, IntelliBeam® headlamps and Forward
Contact LaSorsa Chevrolet Buick in Bronx, New York, to learn more about the features and technologies in the eco-friendly 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV.
259-mile EV range. Your actual range may vary based on several factors,
including temperature, terrain, battery age, and how you use and maintain your
The Chevy Tahoe and Suburban have traditionally offered drivers plenty of power, space and capability. For 2021, the well-equipped SUVs will add off-roading giant to its list of attributes with a separate Z71 trim level. Formerly presented as a set of optional equipment, the Z71 off-road package morphs into a 2021 trim level with features such as massive skid plates, signature design elements, horizontal tow hooks in red, a higher clearance stance, Goodyear Wrangler TrailRunner AT™ all-terrain tires, 20-inch wheels and hill-descent control.
The 2021 Suburban Z71 and 2021 Tahoe Z71 will be equipped with standard four-wheel drive, four-corner air suspension, and Magnetic Ride Control for a responsive, customizable driving performance. The new, class-exclusive four-corner air suspension allows drivers to toggle among three driving modes — Normal, Off-Road 1 and Off-Road 2 — to match varying terrains. Chevy fans will recognize the Z71’s Magnetic Ride Control as a feature from the 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray, another formidable, fun-to-drive model.
No official word has been released if the 2021 Tahoe Z71 and
Suburban Z71 will offer the fuel-efficient and responsive 3.0-liter Duramax®
diesel engine. What’s for sure as of now, though, is that drivers will have an
option between two engines — a 5.3-liter and 6.2-liter V8 — to power the
Learn more about the Z71 off-road package and Z71 trim level of the 2021 Chevy Tahoe and Suburban, or shop for one of these models at LaSorsa Chevrolet Buick.
The 2019 Chevrolet Equinox and Trax are both versatile and stylish two-row SUVs. However, even with all the great features they share, there are a few key differences between the models.
The Trax is equipped with the 1.4-liter engine, which
reaches 138 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque. The Equinox has three engine
options, with the most powerful being the 2.0-liter engine. This engine
achieves 252 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque.
The Trax gets an impressive EPA-estimated 31 mpg on the
highway.* However, the Equinox is even more efficient, with a highway
efficiency of 39 mpg.**
When you fold down the rear row, you can take advantage of
48.4 cubic feet of cargo volume in the Trax. This SUV also offers 92.8 cubic
feet of passenger space. Meanwhile, you can have up to 63.9 cubic feet of cargo
volume and 103.2 cubic feet of passenger space in the Equinox.
If you’re interested in towing with your SUV, the Equinox is
the right choice for you since it can tow up to 3,500 pounds when properly
equipped. The Trax isn’t meant for towing, due to its lower torque and smaller
To discover whether the 2019 Chevrolet Equinox or Trax is right for your family, take the SUVs out for test drives at LaSora Chevrolet Buick.
Back in 2017, Chevrolet offered a blacked-out variant of the Chevrolet Equinox called Midnight Edition. Fans of this package missed it on subsequent models — and Chevy has responded by announcing the return of the Midnight Edition with the 2020 Chevy Equinox Midnight Edition.
So what does this special package include? Black styling cues dominate both inside and out, but the package also introduces several comfort and convenience amenities. Specifically, the black on the exterior is evident through the Mosaic Black Metallic exterior paint job, as well as the 19-inch Gloss Black aluminum alloy wheels, the unique mold-in-color black grille and mesh with black surround, front and rear black badging, and the dark finish fog lamp bezel surround. Inside, the dark theme continues with a Jet Black interior color with perforated leather-appointed seating.
Among other comfort and convenience features are an inside rearview auto-dimming mirror, memory settings for the driver’s seat, and outside heated, power-adjustable, and auto-dimming side-view mirrors.
According to GM Authority, the Midnight Edition will only be offered on 1LT and 2LT trim levels for the 2020 Equinox. Further, these models must already be equipped with the Confidence and Convenience package to be eligible.
If your teen is embarking on that exciting journey of learning how to drive and getting their own vehicle, you’re likely wondering what more you can do to help them stay safe while on the road. One of the simplest answers to this is to get a larger-sized vehicle as your teen’s first car. This advice comes directly from a leading safety researcher for the auto industry, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). They also recommend avoiding a high-horsepower model, which can encourage riskier driving on the road and provide more power than teens are used to.
Larger, bulkier models are generally safer in the event of a crash, and this has been proven time and time again by IIHS crash tests. Vehicles like crossovers, SUVs, and full-size sedans provide more protection than compact sedans as a result of their sheer size. If you’re in the market for a car for your teen, you should consider vehicles like the Chevy Equinox.
Along with looking for a larger model, you should keep an
eye out for advanced safety features as well. One perk of GM vehicles is their
Teen Driver Technology, which lets you set certain alerts and limits or your
teen’s driving and provides an in-vehicle report card to help you keep track of
it. When you’re not there, this technology will help you keep tabs on your
teen’s driving habits, helping you facilitate the safest ones possible.
There’s no better time during the year for a road trip than summer. With the kids out of school, long summer days present the perfect opportunity to hit the road and explore the country both near and far. Not all road trips are created equal, however, so you will want to plan out the particulars of your road trip to make it the best it can be. For instance, it matters what kind of vehicle you set out in, and we think that Chevys are perfect models for road trips.
Suburban for Space
The 2018 Chevy Suburban is a large SUV that will have the whole family sitting comfortably in its spacious interior. The Suburban offers seating for up to nine passengers and a maximum cargo capacity of 121.7 cu-ft. With the Suburban, you’ll have more than enough room for all your luggage and outdoor adventure gear.
Equinox for Features
The 2018 Equinox is smart from tip to tail, designed to meet your needs at every turn. The Equinox features a tech-smart interior with an advanced infotainment system that will keep everyone connected and entertained while on the go, while its ten available state-of-the-art safety features will give you additional peace of mind while driving.
Cruze for Efficiency
The 2018 Cruze offers plenty of smart features – like an available built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® – along with great efficiency, making it a great choice for road trips. With its advanced 1.6-liter Turbo-Diesel engine, the Cruze boasts up to 52 mpg on the highway.*
*Cruze: EPA-estimated MPG highway for Cruze Diesel Sedan with 1.6L 4-cylinder Turbo-Diesel engine and manual transmission. EPA-estimated 47 MPG highway for Cruze Diesel Sedan with automatic transmission.
With a respectable history, a trustworthy and iconic name, and a versatile lineup, there are plenty of reasons to buy a Chevrolet vehicle. Read our top five favorite things about Chevrolet, then stop in at LaSorsa Chevrolet Buick to see which Chevy car, truck, or SUV is right for you.
From thrilling and sporty performance vehicles to strong and capable pickups, each vehicle in the Chevy lineup offers its own impressive performance.
The only things that seems to last longer than Chevrolet vehicles themselves is the Chevrolet legacy. From engine to interior, these cars are built to last.
The Chevrolet lineup has won numerous awards over the course of many years. It’s the only brand to be honored with J.D. Power dependability awards for cars, trucks, and SUVs for two years in a row.
Whether you’re looking for an SUV suitable for carpool or a truck capable or heavy-duty performance, the Chevrolet lineup can deliver. There are even hybrid options, perfect for those interested in saving on gas and cutting back on emissions.
These cars are packed full of innovative safety features and smart technologies, and with new standard features in almost every model year, you’ll be surprised by what you find in each Chevy vehicle.
Learn more about why we love Chevrolet and which Chevy is right for your needs when you visit LaSorsa Chevrolet Buick today.
It’s no secret that celebrities usually want the best of what they can buy. Here’s a list of celebrities who went looking for the best and decided on a Chevrolet.
When A-list comedian and actor Kevin Hart isn’t on set, he’s often rolling around in his Chevrolet Suburban. This full size SUV is perfect for a big entourage or a big family.
Now retired from basketball, Kobe Bryant has plenty of time to enjoy the finer things in life, such as his classic Chevrolet Impala. While there is no denying that the retro styling of older Impalas gives them a certain allure, newer Impalas retain the spirit of the classic car with the added benefit of modern features and greater fuel efficiency.
It’s easy to see why LeBron James has a Chevrolet Camaro in his collection. Like James, the Camaro possesses raw power and sure to turn heads wherever it goes.
Angelina Jolie has been seen around Los Angeles in her Chevrolet Tahoe. And with 6 children and a busy lifestyle, this is the perfect choice.
What list of celebrity Chevrolets would be complete without a Corvette? While a lot of celebrities have driven Corvettes, Clooney’s is one of the coolest: a 1958 Corvette V8 C1. For the rest of us who can’t find this ultra-rare classic car, the new Chevrolet Corvette has more aggressive performance and style than ever.
No matter which model Chevrolet you decide on, you’ll be in good company. Celebrities have always loved collecting the finest cars available, and Chevrolet models are always on the list. Stop by LaSorsa Chevrolet Buick for a test drive today.