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2018 Jeep Cherokee
The 2018 Jeep Cherokee delivers a remarkable driving experience and is perfect for any road trip or adventure you have planned for the new year. It comes in a variety of models, so you’re sure to find the right fit.

The 2018 Jeep Cherokee is brilliantly designed and gives a modern look to the classic Jeep brand. The exterior is sculpted and aerodynamic and features a seven-slot grille, trapezoidal wheel arches, a roof rail, and available dual chrome exhaust tips.

The interior is designed just as well. It includes versatile cabin space, comfortable seating with stylish details, Uconnect® technology, and an available customized Driver Information Digital Cluster Display.

In addition, the 2018 Jeep Cherokee is capable of handling any condition. It features a 4×4 system, a high-strength steel body structure, and two choices of engines — the 2.4L Tigershark® MultiAir® 2 and the available 3.2L Pentastar® V6. According to Jeep, “Both offer outstanding efficiency, responsive power and low noise, vibration and harshness levels for a refined driving experience.”

Finally, you can drive with peace of mind in a 2018 Jeep Cherokee. The 2018 Jeep Cherokee includes 10 airbags, and its body structure maximizes crash protection. There are also more than 70 available safety and security features, including accident avoidance systems, available parking assistance, and more.

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas for a test drive or view our 2018 Jeep Cherokee inventory here.

2018 ram 2500
Named the 2018 Heavy Duty Pickup Truck of Texas, the 2018 Ram 2500 sets the standard for powerful, long-lasting pickups. The 2018 Ram 2500 includes an incredible powertrain, outstanding capabilities, amazing design features as well as long-lasting durability.

The 2018 Ram 2500 has multiple engine options — the 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6, the 6.4L HEMI® V8 and the 5.7L HEMI® V8. Each of these provides world-class performance and power with at least 400 pound-feet of torque.

With those engine options, you will be assured an outstanding performance. The 2018 Ram 2500 can handle the toughest conditions and according to Ram, has “best-in-class max gas towing of 16,320 pounds and a max gas payload of 3,990 pounds.” In addition, this Ram 2500 includes a class-exclusive five-link coil rear coil suspension.

Not only does the 2018 Ram 2500 perform well, but it looks great and comes with handy features, too. The interior is luxurious and comfortable with versatile seating options and multiple storage solutions. It includes an 8.4-inch touchscreen, standard under-seat storage and rear in-floor storage bins as well as an available full-color 7-inch Driver Information Cluster Display. In addition, the exterior includes the RamBox® Cargo Management System and an available cargo-view camera, so you can drive worry-free!

Finally, the 2018 Ram 2500 is incredibly durable. According to Ram, “Ram Heavy Duty trucks are built to last for years to come, having endured upwards of 40,000 hours of intense vehicle system testing in the harshest scenarios on and off the road.” With their proven power and capabilities, you can’t go wrong with a Ram!

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas for a test drive and view our current 2018 Ram 2500 inventory here.

winter car maintenance
The winter months are here, and we all know Kansas weather can be unpredictable. Be sure to stay on top of your vehicle’s maintenance and keep a few supplies handy to prepare for winter driving.

It’s always important to make sure that your vehicle’s maintenance is up-to-date. Small problems can lead to bigger problems, and the last thing you’d want is to be stranded in the cold, winter weather. Remember to check the following:

Battery — It’s more difficult for batteries to operate in cool weather, so be sure yours is working well. If you notice your engine is sluggish when starting, the check engine light is on, there’s corrosion around the cable connections, or the battery is at least three years old, you may need service.

Coolant — Coolant, or antifreeze, keeps your engine from freezing in cold temperatures, so it’s important to make sure it doesn’t get too low. Check your coolant reservoir and see that it reaches the “full” line. Also, be sure to check your owner’s manual to find out the proper coolant type for your vehicle.

Tires — Tire pressure can drop along with air temperature, so regularly check that yours are appropriately filled. Also, check your tire tread to make sure you’ll have good traction on cold pavement and snowy or icy roads.

In addition, keep a survival kit in case of an emergency. We recommend an ice scraper, extra gloves, blankets, flares, sand or kitty litter, tire chains, a flashlight, jumper cables, cell phone, cell phone charger, snacks and water.

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas for your winter car maintenance! See our service specials here or contact us for more information.

toyotacare
Put your mind at ease with ToyotaCare! ToyotaCare includes a two year or 25,000 mile, no-cost maintenance plan and 24-hour roadside assistance for two years.

The no-cost maintenance plan will keep your “Toyota a Toyota.” Our technicians are Toyota-trained and understand how to keep your vehicle running smoothly. In addition, you will get reminders for your scheduled maintenance, so your car will stay in tip-top shape! Services include oil filter replacement, tire rotation, vehicle inspection, and more.

ToyotaCare also includes 24-hour roadside assistance, and with the Toyota Owner’s App, it’s only a click away! According to Toyota, “24-hour roadside assistance covers battery jump-starts, lockout protection, emergency fuel delivery, tire service, towing, (and) winching.” With ToyotaCare, you can take your road trips and adventures worry-free!

Get ToyotaCare at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas and check out our current inventory here. If you already own a Toyota, check your ToyotaCare eligibility here.