1. Keep Your Car Running Longer

    Your car is probably one of the biggest investments you’ve made. It makes sense that you would want to see your investment last, even though the average driver only keeps their car for an average of six years. If your car is properly cared for and has the required tune-ups, you…Read More

  2. Consumer Reports’ Top Car Picks For 2016

    It’s that time of year again! Every year Consumer Reports comes out with the ten best cars of the year. Here at Fort Collins Foreign Car Service, our expert mechanics have everything you need to know about this year’s report, and the best car picks for you. Whether you’re l…Read More

  3. Signs Your Car Needs A Tune-up Part 2

    In our last blog, we discussed tips to determine if your car needs to be taken to the auto mechanic. Today, we will continue with our list of things you need to be on the look-out for to better understand when your car is in need of a tune-up.   If you aren’t already keeping t…Read More

  4. Signs Your Car Needs A Tune-up

    When it comes to car maintenance, it can be hard to determine if you should pay attention to every little noise that you hear and every single light that comes on. When you think something is wrong with your car, your safety is your first concern. Your second concern should be wh…Read More

  5. Your Brakes Can Save Your Life—Show Them Some Love

    When you’re driving in any city in Colorado, you have to press a lot on both your gas and your brakes—the stop and go routine is simply part of suburban life. But how much do you really pay attention to what those two little pedals do and how important they are? After all, th…Read More

  6. The Pros and Cons of Owning A Truck

    The holiday season is a popular time for vehicle shopping in Fort Collins, and if you’re in the market for a new set of wheels, perhaps you’ve been debating on the kind of vehicle you want. There are cars, SUVs, crossovers, trucks, and more to choose from, with thousands of m…Read More

  7. Tips for Driving A Manual Transmission In the Snow

    When it comes to snowy Colorado weather, the kind of car you drive can make a big difference with your safety and comfort on the roads. Many people opt for 4x4 or all-terrain vehicles, while others prefer to stick it out with their 2-wheel drive cars, but no matter how big your c…Read More

  8. The Foreign Car Routine Maintenance Myth

    A lot of people shy away from foreign cars based on the assumption that these cars are more expensive to maintain. This is not the case in most instances, and, in fact, some foreign cars are less expensive to maintain that their domestic counterparts. How can this be the truth? H…Read More

  9. Google’s Newest Self-Driving Car

    Routine car maintenance is important no matter what kind of car you drive, but it might be even more important for a car that drives itself. Google has already announced a self driving car in the past, but now the company has come out with a newer version that’s smaller and rel…Read More

  10. The New 330-HP VW Golf

    Golf owners tend to be proud of their cars, and rightly so - Golfs are fun to drive. But VW just came out with a new Golf that we’re betting you’re going to love even more than the one you have now. The new 330-HP VW Golf race car concept looks like a Golf, but has a lot more…Read More

  11. How to Find a Good Car Mechanic

    When it comes to auto repair, it’s not easy to find a mechanic that you can trust. Since you have probably spent a lot of money on your car (and use it to get from point A to point B), it’s important to find a mechanic that’s trustworthy but also reliable. There’s nothing…Read More