Drive Green with Mass Energy and Quirk Auto Dealers at Worcester State University on Thursday January 19, 2017 from 10am – 2pm

Quirk Chevrolet of Braintree is partnering with Mass Energy Consumer’ s Alliance to promote the non-profit’s Drive Green with Mass Energy electric vehicle (EV) discount program. Representatives from Quirk Chevrolet and Mass Energy will be on-site to answer all of your questions about electric vehicles and the Drive Green initiative.   Drive Green with Mass Energy is a limited-time EV discount program designed to make choosing an EV easier and more affordable. Anyone is eligible to participate and receive a discount to purchase or lease a wide selection of EVs at a participating dealer. In fact, between the dealer discount, State rebate and Federal tax credit, ….

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Road Salt & How to Protect Your Car From it

With Winter, there isn’t just the ice and snow you have to be prepared for. You also have to be prepared for the after effects of the weather- which is road salt and sand. You’re probably thinking, “How much REAL damage can be caused road salt and sand, and if there is a potential for damage, WHY DO WE USE IT?” Don’t freak out. We will cover everything. Why do we use road salt? Since we live in New England, where the temperatures drop below freezing and has weather that causes slippery road conditions, we need the salt. As you’ve ….

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4 Steps to Avoid Being Locked Out

It’s cold and unfortunately, it’s only going to get colder. You know what comes with cold? Ice. Ice can jam up your doors and locks and wreak havoc on your morning schedule by locking you out. It is imperative that you prepare your car for what lies in the long wintry road ahead. To prepare your car there are some places that need to be lubricated to keep the gears working and not freezing. The 4 places that need to be lubed are locks, latches, hinges, window channels and weather stripping. Why do you need to do this? This will ….

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10 Cool Christmas Gifts for Your Car

Christmas is coming, along with a variety of holidays where we share gifts! Now one member of your family you might forget to get a gift for, is your car! Spoil your vehicle with one of these 10 cool gifts.   1. All-Weather Floor Mats Although you remind them time and time again, the kids and your friends never kick the snow off their feet before getting into the car. Protect your floors with some all weather floor mats! 2. Tile! You’ve probably lost something- keys, phone, wallet – and couldn’t remember the last place you put them. Tile helps ….

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Trick or Treat times in Boston and Manchester

It’s almost that time! That time where you get your little ghost or goblin in their perfectly picked out Halloween attire. It’s that time where they scream with glee and delight at receiving a few pieces of candy in their little pumpkin or pillowcase. It’s that time where you scream and laugh and enjoy the memories forever. Our families live in the greater Manchester and Boston areas, Trick or Treat can sometimes be tricky with what time it actually is, so here is a small list to help everyone out! In the greater Manchester area, the trick or treat times ….

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What kind of down payment do I need to finance a new car?

Many people veer away from financing a new car because they think that the down payment they will “need” will be more than they can afford at the time. However, this is a huge misconception. When buying or leasing a new or used car, you may not “need” a down payment at all.   All a down payment does is help to reduce your monthly payments. Many car dealerships offer Zero Down leasing options. Also, if you have good credit the lender you use for buying a car may not require a down payment. The difference between putting a down ….

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