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School will be back in session before we know it! At Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas, we have a wide selection of low-cost, reliable vehicles, so you can drive back to school in style.

We are proud to be part of the Emporia community and offer a variety of cars, trucks and SUVs for under $300/month. Whether you are a student going back to college or a parent buying your child’s first car, we have a great selection to choose from.

With Clint Bowyer 360, you’ll also be assured great value no matter what you lease or purchase. Clint Bowyer 360 offers comprehensive coverage to take care of you and your car at no additional cost. Learn more here.

Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas, to take a test drive today! See our current under $300 inventory here.

2019 dodge durango

The latest Dodge Durango will be better than ever! It will feature updated trim levels, and all models will be equipped for the optional Trailer Tow Package with a trailer brake controller.

The 2019 Dodge Durango will provide drivers with more customizable options, including new interior designs, three new color options (11 total), new wheel designs and even more performance options.

According to Kelley Blue Book, the entry-level Durango SXT will feature a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine with 265 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. It will also be able to tow up to a 6,200-pound trailer.

In addition, Kelley Blue Book says, “For 2019, the SXT has a customizable 7-inch full digital infotainment display, pushbutton start, Uconnect 4 and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto. While a leather-wrapped steering wheel is standard on the SXT, leather-covered seats are newly optional.”

There are four other Dodge Durango models for 2019, including GT, Citadel, R/T and SRT. To learn more about what each model offers, visit Kelley Blue Book

The 2019 Dodge Durango will go on sale this fall, so keep an eye on our inventory here, contact us or visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas, for more information.

2018 toyota rav4

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 is the ideal crossover SUV for your next adventure! With its incredible features and 2018 IIHS Top Safety Pick recognition, it’s the perfect choice for a weekend escape.

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 includes incredible capabilities for traveling. It has versatile cargo space with the ability for the rear seats to be configured into a 60/40 split and up to 73.4 cubic feet of cargo capacity. Also, thanks to the RAV4’s Tow Prep Package, you can tow up to 3,500 pounds.

The 2018 Toyota RAV4 also features a sleek and sporty design with 18-inch, 5-spoke black alloy wheels, LED headlights, Daytime Running Lights (DRL), and durable panel guards. Inside, the Toyota RAV4 is refined and comfortable. It includes a leather-wrapped steering wheel, available heated and power-adjustable front seats, and heavy-duty, all-weather floor liners and cargo mats that will help keep the interior in tip-top shape.

In addition, the 2018 RAV4 is dynamic and responsive. Its suspension allows for a smooth ride, and you’ll get plenty of power with its 176-hp 4-cylinder engine.

Finally, the 2018 Toyota RAV4 features Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P). This includes Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, and Automatic High Beams.

Take a test drive in the 2018 Toyota RAV4 at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! View our current inventory here.

summer maintenance

Summer is in full swing, and in Kansas, that means extreme heat. It’s important to make sure your vehicle is properly maintained and prepared for the summer season.

Here are a few things you can do:

  • Check your cooling system. The biggest cause for summer breakdowns is overheating, so be sure to consistently monitor your temperature gauge. Be sure to also check your coolant level and concentration and get belts, clamps and hoses inspected by a professional.
  • Check your tires. Make sure that all tires are properly inflated and have good tread depth. Remember to always have a spare tire in case you get an unexpected flat during a summer road trip.
  • Check your air conditioner. A good air conditioning system is essential for summer in Kansas. If you notice your system isn’t working well, be sure to check for leaks and choose the right kind of refrigerant for your vehicle.
  • Pack an emergency kit. While you won’t need ice scrapers and road salt in the summer, it’s important to still keep a few emergency items in your vehicle. A first aid kit, flares, flashlights, and water are a few essential summer items.

Beat the heat and schedule service with Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! See our service specials here and contact us to schedule an appointment.

2018 toyota corolla
Stand out on the road in a 2018 Toyota Corolla. This sporty car is sleek, innovative and a step above the competition. It features a stylish design, incredible technology and efficiency, and excellent safety features.

The 2018 Toyota Corolla’s exterior includes an aggressive front fascia, standard Bi-LED headlights, and a sporty rear spoiler on some models.

Inside, the 2018 Toyota Corolla includes numerous features, including available auto climate control. The dashboard has an upscale design, with premium materials and flowing lines. The 2018 Corolla also includes plenty of rear cargo space as well as 60/40 split rear seats for additional space.

When you drive the 2018 Toyota Corolla, you’ll enjoy great technology features. It includes a standard integrated backup camera, integrated Bluetooth® technology, advanced voice recognition and steering wheel controls.

The 2018 Toyota Corolla also has great efficiency, with an EPA-estimated 40 highway mpg and 30 city mpg. There’s also an available ECO Mode button for enhanced fuel efficiency.

Finally, the 2018 Toyota Corolla includes standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P). It comes with the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist, Automatic High Beams, and Dynamic Radar Cruise Control.

Take a test drive in the 2018 Toyota Corolla at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! View our current inventory here.

gulliver's travels
We are proud to be a sponsor for Missoula Children’s Theatre’s production of Gulliver’s Travels, presented by the Emporia Arts Center, on June 29, 2018!

Gulliver’s Travels is an original, sci-fi musical adaptation that will be performed by Missoula Children’s Theatre and local students. It will tell the story of a brave explorer, Gulliver, who finds himself lost in space. He fights aliens, robots and more. You won’t want to miss out!

Auditions for the musical will be held on June 25, and the show will be on June 29 at Emporia High School. For more information, please go here. We hope to see you there!

2018 ram 1500
The new 2018 Ram 1500 is built to last with incredible durability and capabilities, so you’ll be ready for wherever the road takes you. It includes best-in-class fuel efficiency, with an EPA-estimated 4×4 27 highway mpg, class-exclusive active-level four-corner air-suspension, and multiple available engines, including the standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6.

The 2018 Ram 1500 is designed to fit each driver’s needs. It can be customized with a choice of Crew Cab, Quad Cab®, or Regular Cab to accommodate each person’s cargo hauling. In addition, it has an available class-exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management System that can be incorporated into the side rails of the truck bed.

Inside, the Ram 1500 is luxurious. It was crafted with the comfort of passengers in mind, and it’s durable enough to stand up to everyday wear and tear. The 2018 Ram 1500 also features an available Driver Information Digital Cluster with a 7-inch color display, available in-floor storage, and an easy-access dashboard glove box.

In addition, the 2018 Ram 1500 is built with a high-strength steel frame and is equipped with advanced safety and security technology. It includes four-wheel disc antilock brakes, side-curtain airbags, electronic stability control and more.

Finally, the 2018 Ram 1500 features legendary towing and hauling capabilities. It includes Hill Start Assist, an integrated trailer hitch, and Trailer Sway Control.

Take a test drive in the all-new 2018 Ram 1500 at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! View our current inventory here.

spring car maintenance
The weather is warming up, and you can finally put away your ice scrapers and extra gloves. It’s the perfect time to do a little spring maintenance and get your car ready for the new season!

Here are a few car care tips we recommend:

  • Check your owner’s manual and follow the recommended service schedules. It may be time to change the oil or check the battery and cables.
  • Wash and wax. Winter brings extra dirt, grime and salt buildup, and a thorough wash after winter can do wonders.
  • Check your tire pressure. As the weather warms up, tire pressure can increase. Make sure your tires meet the manufacturer specification.
  • Inspect all lights and your wiper blades. Spring often brings more rainfall, so you’ll want to make sure both are in good working order.
  • Check your car’s alignment and suspension. Winter can be harsh on vehicles, so a quick check is always a good idea.

Let us help with your spring car maintenance! Schedule service at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas, here.

2018 jeep wrangler
The all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler is better than ever before. It has improved capabilities and more high-tech features while staying true to the classic Jeep brand.

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler looks familiar, but includes subtle design improvements. According to Jeep, “New air extractors have been added behind the fender flares to help cool the engine compartment.” In addition, the newest model has a foldable windshield, redesigned hood bumpers, and new lights.

Inside, the 2018 Jeep Wrangler provides maximum comfort and new technology features. It includes a new seat type with additional rear seat legroom, premium armrests, and more. The new Wrangler also includes push-button start, dual USB ports, and an available 115-volt auxiliary power outlet.

Additionally, the 2018 Jeep Wrangler doesn’t skimp on safety. It has updated safety and security features, including an advanced front and side airbag system, high-strength steel beams, Blind Sport Monitoring, Hill Start Assist, parking technology, and so much more.

Finally, the 2018 Jeep Wrangler has a Trail Rated® badge, meaning it can handle the toughest road conditions, and comes standard with an enhanced 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine.

Take a test drive in the all-new 2018 Jeep Wrangler at Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas! View our current inventory here.

2018 toyota highlander
Take your next road trip in the 2018 Toyota Highlander! This mid-size SUV offers impressive performance, design and capabilities. It’s perfect for wherever the road takes you.

The 2018 Toyota Highlander has a powerful and efficient engine, giving drivers an EPA-estimated 27 highway mpg and earning an Ultra Low Emission Vehicle II (ULEV-II) rating. If you’re a fan of bigger adventures, this Highlander also has a 5,000-lb. towing capacity available.

Not only does the 2018 Toyota Highlander perform well, but it looks great, too. It features a bold design with a dynamic front grille, Daytime Running Lights (DRL), and alloy wheels. Inside, the 2018 Toyota Highlander is extremely versatile. It comes with five USB ports, seating for up to eight people, plenty of cargo space, a quiet cabin, and more available features.

In addition, you can have peace of mind when you drive the 2018 Toyota Highlander. It has integrated Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P), which includes Lane Departure Alert (LDA), Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Automatic High Beams (AHB), and more. The 2018 Toyota Highlander also features the Star Safety System™, eight airbags, and a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS).

Go on an adventure in the 2018 Toyota Highlander! Visit Clint Bowyer Autoplex in Emporia, Kansas, for a test drive or view our current 2018 Toyota Highlander inventory here.