Archive for the ‘Tips & Tricks’ Category

Why should I switch to snow tires on my car during winter?

Saturday, December 15th, 2018
Car tires on winter road covered with snow

Benefits of Winter Tires in Snow

Now that the winter months have hit us here in the Midwest, drivers know that road conditions can be a hassle at best, and dangerous at worst. If you’re in the Chicago area and are looking for peace of mind behind the wheel this winter, consider switching your vehicle’s tires out for specially designed winter tires.  (more…)

Start off 2018 Right with These Driving New Year’s Resolutions!

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
red fireworks going off on a black background

Car-Related New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s is a great time to make changes in life, getting rid of bad habits and replacing them with good ones. If you’re looking to improve your time behind the wheel this year – whether that means better habits as a driver or taking better care of your vehicle, there are plenty of New Year’s resolutions that are great for driver’s. (more…)

Why Should I Switch to Snow Tires in the Winter?

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
winter tires driving on a snowy road

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…)

5 Best Treats to Give Out on Halloween

Friday, October 13th, 2017
halloween candy in pumpkins

Halloween is beginning to ramp up as we get closer and closer to the end of October. It may seem like you still have a lot of time to prepare, but before you know it it’ll be October 31st and your doorbell will be ringing off the hook from trick-or-treaters. Looking to up your candy game this year? Here are the five best treats you can give out on Halloween to your house the premiere candy destination on the block (more…)

Adaptive Cruise Control in your Mitsubishi

Thursday, January 19th, 2017
Mitsubishi Adaptive Cruise Control Explained

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…)

Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Performance Reviews

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
outlander sport performance reviews

Finding a new car can be tough. There are all sorts of difference sources telling you which models are best because of such and such feature. Well, at Continental Mitsubishi, we want to provide our customers with a look at our models through the eyes of their drivers. There is no better way to shop for a new vehicle than by hearing about other buyers’ real-life experiences with it. Below you can see reviews from actual Outlander Sport drivers and decide for yourself how awesome the Mitsubishi Outlander Sport is. We even have an off-road test for you to see how the Outlander Sport with All-Wheel Control performs. (more…)

Get Your Car Ready for Winter!

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
fall maintenance checklist

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…)

How to Improve Your Daily Commute

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Improving your daily commute

Daily commutes, especially in the Chicago area, can get pretty long and pretty dull. To help you spice up your day with a drive you actually enjoy, here at Continental Mitsubishi we have a list of ways you can enhance your driving experience with little effort that goes a long way. (more…)

Which Audio System is in the Mitsubishi Lancer?

Monday, October 24th, 2016
2017 Lancer sound system

In addition to the number of convenience, safety and performance features Mitsubishi has equipped its 2017 Lancer with, it has also fit it with amenities for an overall enjoyable driving experience. One of these features is a premium Rockford Fosgate audio system available on the Lancer ES 2.0 and SEL 2.4 AWC. (more…)

Trick-or-Treating Times Countryside IL Area

Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
Trick or treating hours countryside il

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…)