Safety Belt Usage
The results are in from the Seat Belt Usage by Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers (SBUCMVD) Survey from 2016. The survey showed that the overall safety belt usage for drivers of all medium and heavy duty trucks and buses was up to 86% in 2016 from 84% in 2013. The survey is a nationally representative field data collection program that provides estimates of safety belt usage by drivers of medium and heavy duty commercial motor vehicles.
The car dealerships and repair shops in our region are an incredibly dynamic bunch, dedicated to community service, community outreach, hosting community events and getting involved in local charity events and sponsorships. Some might not think of all that goes on behind the scenes of their local dealership or auto repair shop, but they are without a doubt some of the most committed people to bettering and entertaining the communities they serve.
From the U.S. Air Force to police work to weaponry, Eric Greiner has now found a home in a different arena: making the car you drive every day run at it’s best. Greiner, new manager for the Winfield Levin Tire & Service Center, brings a lot to the table, connecting all of his previous experience to providing the best service in the area.
The Levin Tire and Service Centers of Northwest Indiana are known for their expertise and impressive variety when it comes to tires. Their nearly 100 years of experience and dedicated staff make them experts in the field, and more than capable of recommending the right product for customer needs. Included in that expertise is information on the newest products and the deals associated with them.
Carl Kmiec started working at Muller Acura at the beginning of the year, though he’s been in the car business for quite a while now. For a veteran of the auto sales business, there are a lot of attributes that really set Muller Acura of Merrillville apart from the rest.
Team Chevy has been involved in community giving and events for as long as they’ve been in business, and this Fall is no exception. In fact, they are putting their mark on Autumn in a big way this year, a mark so big you could see it from an airplane.
For those who have had a car buying experience at Thomas Kia previously, this may not come as a surprise, but they have recently been named Indiana’s #1 Certified Kia Dealership. This is helped by the fact that they have the largest selection of used and pre-owned Kia vehicles as well as their excellent customer service.
Finding a trusted place to care for the family car can be difficult and time consuming, but once the car makes a funny noise, getting somewhere quickly is top priority. Caring for the car doesn’t mean you need to lose out on valuable time, though. The Levin Tire & Service Center in Highland has a knowledgeable staff ready to take care of a number of issues, all while keeping customers entertained with valuable amenities.
Team Chevrolet of Valparaiso celebrated their 17th anniversary giving back by way of a special raffle that saw five cars being sold for just $30 each on Saturday. Guests packed the store wall to wall as General Manager Dave Brubaker drew the names of lucky winners.
Levin Tire and Service Center has been serving the Northwest Indiana communities since 1918. Whether it’s tires, oil, brakes, or any other automotive issue their centers help to take care of, each facility has been providing exceptional service for nearly a century. The Crown Point location is no exception to this reputation!