Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander IIHS Top Safety Pick
A popular pick among families, the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander features plenty of interior space for everything to sit comfortably, the efficiency for everyday driving and the performance needed to offer a stable drive. What’s more, the 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander is available with a variety of advanced safety features designed for a safe ride. These impressive features and technologies have resulted in the new Outlander being named a Tops Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. (more…)
How Do Snow Tires Affect your Driving?
Up here in Chicago, we know that snow tires are among the must-haves for winter driving. But how exactly do they affect your driving? Here at Continental Mitsubishi, we’ll walk you through why you should switch your all-season tires over to snow tires during the winter. (more…)
Mitsubishi Adaptive Cruise Control Explained
In modern vehicles, there are a wide variety of advanced driver-assistance features designed cut down on reaction times and give driver’s the easiest, safest driving experience possible. Among those features is the Mitsubishi Adaptive Cruise Control, which works to help drivers maintain a steady speed, while adjusting to the vehicles around them. (more…)
2017 Mitsubishi Outlander is a Top Safety Pick+
The Mitsubishi Outlander has taken the gold with the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety for four consecutive years in the competition for the safest SUV. The 2017 Mitsubishi has been awarded the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award, earning “Good” ratings in the institute’s five crashworthiness tests and headlight rating and advanced or superior in its front crash prevention. (more…)
How To Winterize Your Car
Chicago winters can get really cold and sometimes dangerous to drive through. You can prepare your vehicle to handle the harsh weather with the below fall maintenance tips from Continental Mitsubishi. You can also bring your vehicle in to our dealership’s service department for a complete vehicle inspection to make sure your car is ready for the upcoming season. (more…)
One of the best parts about Halloween is all of the candy! The costumes are fun but have a lifespan limited to the school Halloween party and trick-or-treating. But, the candy kids bring in from such activities can last for weeks. As a parent, you get to choose your favorite treats from the kiddos’ bags and for the kids, it’s sugar heaven. (more…)
When it comes to getting your family from point A to point B, you want a vehicle that has it all. Families need cargo space, plenty of seating and premium safety features. If you want the most family-friendly Mitsubishi that checks all of those boxes, come see the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander at Continental Mitsubishi. (more…)
Earlier this month, we shared our top back-to-school driving tips for sharing the road with buses and pedestrians. The brand new school year also means that lots of high school students will soon be driving themselves to school for the very first time. As a parent, this can be a nerve-wracking moment. Make the transition a little easier with our top 4 back-to-school safety tips for teaching new drivers!
With the new school year approaching fast, Chicago area drivers will soon be sharing the road with school buses and young pedestrians again. Stay safe and help keep our community’s kids out of harm’s way with these 4 essential safe back to school driving tips from Continental Mitsubishi!
Can hackers really control your car? Car hacking isn’t exactly a widespread danger yet, but researchers have shown that it’s possible. With more and more connected car technologies coming out every day, it’s worth thinking ahead about how to keep your vehicle safe and secure. The FBI and the NHTSA have shared a few common-sense tips to help drivers protect their cars from remote attack. Here’s what you can do!