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Findlay VW teams up with new brewery in campaign

Findlay Volkswagen and Mojave Brewing Co. launched a campaign to emphasize the dangers of driving under the influence. The Peace, Love, Designate a Driver initiative is designed to prevent drunk driving by rewarding responsible behavior and preplanning.

Findlay dealerships continue to help others

In the wake of COVID-19, Findlay Automotive Group personnel answered the call to help communities in just about every area of Southern Nevada. Dealerships delivered lunch to various hospitals and provided groceries for those in need.

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Chevrolet hands out report cards with Teen Driver Technology

Chevrolet’s built-in Teen Driver Technology promotes safe driving habits with speed alerts, volume limits and the Buckle to Drive feature. This technology prevents the driver from shifting out of park until the seat belt is buckled.

Chapman dealerships deliver cookies to Metro, UMC

Management and employees from Chapman dealerships recently teamed up to deliver over 400 cookies to law enforcement and medical personnel on the front lines of COVID-19 pandemic.

Findlay Automotive Group stands by its employees

Although all Findlay service departments remain open, automobile showrooms in Nevada were ordered closed by the governor. As a result, a large number of Findlay employees are unable to work during this time. Regardless, all Findlay employees are still receiving a paycheck, and they’re keeping their benefits throughout this time.

Subaru of Las Vegas, 8 News Now protect the environment

The 8 News Now Living Green Super Recycle Day, sponsored by Subaru of Las Vegas, was a blockbuster success Feb. 1 at UNLV’s Thomas Mack Center. The event is estimated to have drawn more than 5,000 people bringing a vast assortment of items to be recycled.

Boston native dedicated to Jaguar Land Rover

John Simmons was recently named parts and service director of Jaguar Land Rover Las Vegas, where he has worked for more than 12 years.

Automotive business on display at SEMA

Thousands of auto enthusiasts converge on the Las Vegas Convention Center every year for SEMA, including Las Vegan Steve Darnell of Welder Up.

AARP offers free classes on automotive technology

AARP has developed the free, 90-minute SMART DriverTEK class to help car buyers understand the language and process of the most popular safety features. AARP SMART DriverTEK instructors have partnered with local dealerships and community centers around the city to host these free classes.

Mecum auction at Las Vegas Convention Center

Mecum Auctions is hosting its third annual Las Vegas collector-car auction through Saturday at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and this year, in addition to the anticipated 1,000 vehicles and more than 400 Road Art items slated to cross the auction block, a selection of approximately 25 collectible guitars will also be offered as part of Mecum’s new department: Mecum Presents Guitar Search by Domino.

Poster child of overlooked crossovers

OK, the CX-5 is no sports car. It has too many doors and too many seats, not to mention a ride height that’s more adept at laughing off inclement weather than tackling the track. Nevertheless, its ability to conquer switchbacks, carve through corners and treats twisting roads with disdain makes for a truly rewarding experience.

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