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The all-new redesigned 2014 Nissan Altima integrates a variety of appealing features ranging from performance to tech, which make it stand out from its midsized car competitors. The Altima has amazing fuel economy getting 27 mpg city and 38 mpg highway. With such great gas mileage you would think that the 2014 Altima has no power, but you would be wrong. The Altima packs a respectable 180 HP and 182 ft. of torque along with Nissan’s highly praised Active Understeer Control. This applies a little braking to the inside front wheel and allows for sharper turns. Between the infrequent trips to the pump, the Altima’s nice pick up, and great handling… The combined result is an enjoyable drive and value.
From a tech standpoint, the 2014 Nissan Altima is outstanding. The 7 inch touch screen includes navigation, hands free phone, and the Connect Apps System. In addition, the 2014 Altima includes a rearview camera with trajectory line. The Connect App System wirelessly integrates your iPhone or Android device and streams a variety of apps including Pandora, Facebook, and a live Google online search… all of which are controlled through your device. To top it off, the 2014 Nissan Altima takes a step above the rest with their surround sound Bose speakers.
If you’re looking for a car that is reliable, gets great gas mileage, but is a fun drive and includes all the tech features you would ever need… then the 2014 Nissan Altima is the car for you. Of course, seeing is believing so stop by MileOne.com to find your nearst Nissan dealer and schedule a test drive today.
The Summer of 2013 is here, and although it’s fading quickly there is absolutely no better time than now to pack up your family, your boat, your luggage and ipods and hit the open roads for one last get-away grand finale! But perhaps your current vehicle may not cut it and you’re in the market for a serious upgrade? No problem! We’ve compiled a list of what we feel are some of the Top vehicles for taking your epic summer road trip to the next level. We’ve researched all of the brands and considered all of the factors from estimated MPG, to MSRP, as well as a list of available amenities in each vehicle in our list. Although there are many vehicles we could have chosen, here are the ones that made our Top 10 list of summer road trip vehicles for 2013!
2013 Mazda CX-5 – Unlike many competing companies in its class, Mazda has finally found the perfect recipe for an all around great compact SUV. The Mazda CX-5 proves to be an excellent choice for a summer road trip vehicle with exceptional gas mileage (up to 26 city/35 highway) thanks to Mazda’s SKYACTIV technology. The combined spacious cabin, sharp driving dynamics, and overall lightweight complexity make this automobile more than practical on those family journeys. The CX-5’s blend of good looks, storage capacity, advanced technology, and comfort controls will support the needs of any passenger. When it comes to safety features, the CX-5 has them all. Air bags surrounding every rider, antilock brake system, traction and stability control, plus blind spot detection technology all add up to make this one of the safest cars around. For only about $21,195, you can receive great benefits in the new Mazda CX-5.
2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee – The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee has no limits. With its exceptional hill descent control, the Jeep thrives in all terrains—sand, mud, rock, snow, anything imaginable. Not only can this power through any terrain, it does so while providing comfort for all passengers on board. On the road, the 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee’s suspension offers an amenable ride that guarantees comfort through many hours of road tripping. The Jeep offers a spacious backseat for passengers, but also the ability to fold the seats flat yielding about 69 cubic feet of space for cargo. The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee starts at $27,695 and offers an EPA estimated mpg of 17 city and 23 highway.
2013 Ford Escape – The Ford Escape earned several honorable awards making it a top choice for 2013 Summer Road Trip Vehicles. The Escape is the 2013 Best Compact SUV for the money due to its impressive combination of ownership costs and positive reviews in its class. Not only that, but the 2013 Ford Escape has been certified by the EPA as the most fuel efficient small SUV on the market. As if these two accolades aren’t enough to catch the eye, the Escape’s cabin has a quality look and feel with generous seating for all. There is plenty of room inside the Escape, even in the rear seat, that presents plenty of head and legroom. The 2013 Ford Escape starts at $23,295 and offers an EPA estimated mpg of 22 city and 31 highway.
2013 Lexus RX 450H – The reevaluated and redesigned Lexus RX 450H lies at the top of the list of fuel efficient luxury SUVs. Its V6 gas and electric engine account for a total of 295hp, while receiving 30mpg on the highway and 28 in the city. With this exceptional mileage you also receive spacious leg room and interior luxury for maximum comfort. This new model allows both the driver and passengers to feel safe with advanced air bags surrounding every rider. Anti-lock brake systems and the cruise control that includes a pre-collision warning device add to this cars great safety features. Dual zone climate control, reclining rear seats, a 9 speaker audio system, a dual rear entertainment system and navigation screen guarantee that everyone is satisfied. When purchasing this car you get great fuel savings, luxury comfort, and excellent performance all for $46,310.
2013 Honda CR-V – 2013 Honda CR-V is one of the top choice compact SUV’s in it’s class. It is the ultimate small family travel car with ample cargo and passenger space inside. Under the hood lies an advanced 4 cylinder engine that can receive up to 31 mpg on the highway. Its precise handling and intuitive controls allow the driver to stay focused while adjusting the various comfort settings too. Premium safety features are standard in the CR-V with stability control, anti-lock brakes, and a rear view back up camera. It also received a full 5 stars in the government crash testing for both frontal and side impact protection. Take advantage of all these practical and family friendly amenities for only $22,000 MSRP.
2014 Dodge Journey – Boasting an impressive base price of just $18,995 MSRP, the 2014 Dodge Journey is not just the only midsize SUV on our list, but the least expensive SUV with a standard automatic transmission. And while that automatic is just a four-speed, it still teams with the Journey’s standard 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine to offer up to 26 mpg in highway driving–no easy feat for a midsize SUV. Best of all, the Journey includes a long list of standard equipment ranging from dual-zone climate control and curtain side airbags, to keyless access with push to start technology. The journey is certainly not a car to leave off the test drive list, so come in today and see what the fuss is about.
2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK250 – The new GLK250 BlueTEC is the first diesel compact luxury SUV on the market, offering a best-in-class 24/33-mpg city/highway fuel-economy estimate. With this great fuel economy number comes maximum comfort and convenience. Full leather seating, dual zone climate control, 10 way power driver seat adjustments, and a panorama roof are just a few specs that define this car’s luxury. Its versatile cargo space can hold up to 23.3 cubic ft of cargo with all of the seats up and has a retractable luggage cover. The audio and entertainment systems are top notch as well. With auxiliary, USB, and satellite radio options, you’re sure to find the right music to play through these high definition speakers. Hands free Bluetooth and easy to use navigation also make this a great car for those long rides away from home. With an MSRP of $38,950, you will surely get every dollar out of this well crafted and efficient machine.
2013 BMW X1 – Coming in with an MSRP around $46,000, this fun to drive and all new small luxury crossover SUV offers respectable utility and performance. Being the BMW X3’s little brother, they share similar characteristics in all areas. The X1 is new to the U.S. market this year, but this 300hp turbocharged crossover has thrived in Europe for the past three years receiving 24/32 mpg. The interior is just like the rest of BMW’s cars, pure quality. Its advanced iDrive technology and state of the art leather front bucket seats are surrounded by generous leg room. The rear seats are comfortable as well and can also be folded completely flat for additional cargo space. This revolutionary BMW crossover comes in 6 unique colors and three different trims. Be sure to put the 2013 BMW X1 on your test drive list.
2013 Nissan Pathfinder – The all new 2013 Nissan Pathfinder has made a remarkable leap this past year in all areas. With an improved fuel economy of 20/26 mpg, the Pathfinder can still haul weight and perform past duties. It still holds 7 passengers comfortably in leather seats with the third row able to recline to the back window. When it comes to cargo space, fill the car up with 7 passengers and there’s still 16 cubic feet of cargo space. Drop the second and third row down flat and you’ve got 80 cubic feet of cargo space. The revolutionary Around View Monitor system technology gives the driver a birds eye view of the car on the screen when parking. Also, when the kids are happy so are you, that’s where the tri-zone entertainment system comes into play. The driver and passenger riding shotgun can enjoy their music, while others in the back can watch movies through headphones on two screens. The opportunities with the 2013 Nissan Pathfinder are endless. Coming in with an MSRP of $28,700, you’re sure to get every penny out of this purchase. Test drive one today to see what everyone has been talking about.
2013 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen – This new generation Jetta still carries some good qualities from past years, but improved interior design and performance simply make this one better. Adjustable arm rests, rear seat air vents, and impressively larger cargo capacity in the 2013 model have been built on top of the momentum from 2012. Spacious passenger seats and advance audio technology make this car easy to be in for those long rides. Like the rest of the cars on this list, the Jetta SportWagen has all the same safety features. Anti-lock brakes, stability and traction control, along with all the necessary airbags help passengers to remain safe. The Jetta SportWagen’s MSRP ranges from $20,595- $29,495 depending on the 3 models you have to choose from.
With all of these great vehicles on our list it’s tough to pick one standout among the rest. Instead, we’ve decided to leave the trophy in your hands. After taking a look at all of the available amenities and options that these vehicles have to offer, head over to http://mileone.com and find the nearest dealers to start marking off the vehicles on your list. Then after you’ve made your decision on the best road trip vehicle to make your summer of 2013 trip a success… Don’t forget to drop us a line and let us know how it’s going!
It’s difficult to find anything wrong with past Subaru Outback models, but the new 2013 Subaru Outback is like icing on the cake. With a newly restyled front end, more efficient four-cylinder engine, and revised suspension tuning, the new Outback is better than ever. While still a crossover wagon, this standard all wheel drive rugged adventure vehicle can negotiate dirt roads and snow covered streets with confidence.
Its new and more fuel efficient four cylinder engine receives up to 30 highway mpg’s, offering a civilized ride and the right to get off the streets when inspiration strikes. Within the Subaru Outback’s evolutionary exterior shape lies an attractive and spacious interior. Gracious legroom in all seats and abundant cargo space make this car truly practical for driving with passengers including large families.
As far as technology goes, the Outback is state of the art. Its optional EyeSight system allows you to adjust the adaptive cruise control, alerts the driver if the car wanders out of its lane, and can apply braking in dangerous situations all through two windshield mounted cameras. Side curtain air bags and supportive headrests complement this advanced safety feature that can also detect pedestrians.
The 2013 Outback supports the needs of any driver with outdoor intentions and little gas money. Come test drive the newly designed Outback today and feel its diverse practicality. Visit http://mileone.com for your nearest Subaru dealer.
For the past 14 years, MileOne Automotive has been the Regional Sponsor for American Cancer Society – Relay For Life. We have donated a vehicle every year to help raise money for Cancer Research. This year we donated a 2014 Mazda6 for the annual raffle on June 14, 2013 at the Relay For Life – Joppatown High School in Joppatowne, MD. The MileOne team was there as MileOne COO Scott Fader spoke at the event prior to the start of the walk.
With the consumer’s desires at mind, the 2013 Nissan Pathfinder has transformed from the previous truck-like vehicle into a comfortable, family friendly SUV. The new and improved Nissan has become a spacious seven-passenger SUV, void of any down falls found in the previous model. It has found its niche in a unibody structure and travels at an estimated 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway and 22 combined. With these impressive numbers, the pathfinder is now one of the most fuel-efficient vehicles on the road.
Don’t let this slimmed down model deceive you though, the Pathfinder can still find its inner truck while towing up to 5,000 pounds. Running on a V-6 engine and generating about 260 horsepower the SUV is most certainly a force to be aware of. This light-weight but strong 2013 model is capable of pulling a large boat up to the lake while ensuring a comfortable ride for the family. The Pathfinder displays a welcoming cabin, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and a sleek center stack offering a six speaker sound system with a six-CD changer.
With the S series already equipped with these gadgets and more, the experience only increases with different trim levels- SV, SL, and Platinum. The SV takes a leap and includes Bluetooth phone connectivity, a 7-inch color multi-information display, a rear-view camera, an upgraded audio system with a single-CD player, satellite radio and a USB/iPod interface. Each trim has its own specialty to match your needs and desires. If a 13-speaker Bose audio system sounds appealing than the Pathfinder Platinum trim is for you.
With it’s 2013 transformation this Nissan Pathfinder is a welcomed addition to the mid-size SUV class especially when given it’s range of advantages over some of the underpowered competition. To feel the difference and experience the 2013 Pathfinder for yourself… visit mileone.com to locate a Nissan dealer nearest you.
The all new 2013 Subaru Legacy is called the king of midsize cars for a reason. People love this car because of its standard all-wheel capability. The 2013 Legacy offers the ultimate reliability and safety for those wet and sloppy weather days.
The 2013 Legacy offers three different types of transmission: manual, automatic and a continuously variable transmission (CVT). Not to be underestimated, this 2.5 liter Legacy is powered by an impressive 173 horsepower 4-cylinder engine with 174 lb-ft of torque.
However, the interior is what captures buyer’s eyes. The 2013 Legacy offers spacious interior and extraordinary comfortable seats. The seats bring that high quality and attractive look to it. Surprisingly, the trunk is very spacious as well. Not only does the Subaru Legacy offer an attractive interior, it also comes with the full package. The 2013 Legacy is equipped with a standard Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary audio jacks and an electronic parking brake.
The 2013 Subaru Legacy is the most affordable, mid-size sedan on the market. While all models are relaxed, open, and attractive looking, the top models offer even more! The limited models add leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, an all-weather package, and not to mention an enjoyable nine-speaker audio system with satellite radio, 440-watt amplifier and a 4.3 inch display screen. Now that is impressive!
The 2013 Subaru Legacy is just waiting for a test drive! Interested? Visit www.mileone.com for the nearest Subaru location.
This new 2013 Nissan Altima is shocking all car enthusiasts with its hot new look. Nissan took a more efficient take on excitement with this new ride. Its exceptional performance and better acceleration has made for improved responsiveness.
This quiet and comfortable Altima has a 38mpg of best-in-class fuel economy. It is also ranked 6 out of 18 for the most affordable midsize cars. And to top it off, this midsize car is perfect for shoppers who need a practical family sedan but want a sporty and fun feel!
You will be impressed with the interior of this Altima with its NASA inspired “zero gravity” front bucket seats. These provide for the best comfortable drive along with a spicy new exterior. The 2013 model sits on the same wheelbase but with much larger wheels that give this sedan a noticeably stronger and athletic attitude.
This Nissan is built with the most advanced technology made to minimize distraction. The most exceptional feature is the multifunction rearview camera. It provides blind spot warning, lane departure warning and moving object detection. Typically the more expensive vehicles are the ones which have this high-tech feature!
If the all-new 2013 Nissan Altima sounds like something you’d like to see first hand… Then find your nearest Nissan dealer at http://www.mileone.com and take this baby for a test drive!
The 2013 Nissan Sentra is the most innovative and classy Sentra ever created with its new high-tech features. These technologies are designed to keep you safe! This new ride is also built for long journeys to instill a comfort with its big and roomy interior.
The Sentra provides a smooth ride that ensures top notch safety. This particular model has six versions available, making one slightly better then the next! All versions come standard with 130 horsepower and a very impressive 30/39 mpg rating.
This Nissan is 100% sensitive to your needs and adds electric power steering systems that sense how fast you’re actually going! It then adjusts your steering wheel appropriately. It also gives you three drive modes that fit whichever mood you are in. You can choose to go “eco” which helps maximize fuel efficiency, “sport” for maximum responsiveness and “normal” for an ideal blend of efficiency and performance.
Sentra’s remote keyless entry system avoids the burden of loosing your keys. This special vehicle fits you no matter what you’re looking for. It has it all! Style, refinement, room, fuel economy, impressive in-cabin technology!
The most impressive technology innovation is the NissanConnect. This allows you to send directions from your computer directly to your Sentra via Google. This feature allows you to listen to Pandora, have your text messages read to you, and send replies without taking your hands off of the wheel!
This Sentra is ready to give you a smooth ride! Check http://www.mileone.com to find the nearest Nissan location for you!
Herb Gordon Subaru is the proud sponsor of the Wine In The Woods Event ‘Designated Driver’s Tent’ at Symphony Woods in Columbia, MD on May 18th & May 19th, 2013.
Be sure to stop by our tent & table at the event for giveaways like ‘Show Us Your Subaru Key’ and great prizes. We are also giving away FREE complimentary passes to the first 50 people who either:
1. Test Drive For Tickets: Come in and Test Drive any New Subaru between April 15, 2-13 – May 17, 2013 at Herb Gordon dealership and you’ll recieve on complimentary pass for the Wine in the Woods event. While Supplies Last.
2. Review Us & Win Tickets: Make a review on any Herb Gordon Subaru review site between April 15, 2013 – May 16, 2013 to win one complimentary pass to the Wine in the Woods event. Make sure to ADD the code word to your review: WINE. Make a review here: www.iloveherbgordon.com/
Good Luck winning FREE $60 valued tickets and hope to see everyone at the Wine in the Woods!
Starve a Vampire and Donate Blood!
Join Herb Gordon Subaru family and friends at our 3rd Annual 2013 Herb Gordon Auto Group Blood Drive on Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 11AM – 4PM. Located at our HG Subaru dealership: 3161 Automobile Blvd, Silver Spring, MD.
The American Red Cross will be on-site with their their professional crew to take scheduled donors as well as walk-ins upstairs in our dealership.