Chevrolet Adds Valet Monitor to Corvette

Chevrolet Miami - Corvette Valet Mode

Even though you may love driving your Chevrolet Miami doesn’t always have the best parking available. It’s a big city, but it doesn’t always have big parking lots available. Fortunately, you can pay a few bucks to get curbside service from a valet and not have to worry about where you’ll park or having to park a mile away.

Unfortunately, not all valet services are trustworthy. There have been too many reports of unethical valet drivers deciding to take cars for a joyride or even stealing them outright. 

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Top Road Trips Around the Miami Area

Miami Chevy Road Trip

Though the winter months are just around the corner for most of the country, temperatures won’t start getting too cool in Miami for another six months or so.

That means you have plenty of time to hop in the car and take a nice road trip exploring all of what South Florida has to offer. You can head out for a long weekend, or make a longer trip of it for a staycation.

When you live in Miami Chevy is the perfect choice for your summer road trip. Chevy models are dependable and fuel-efficient. Some are sporty and include features like a sunroof or convertible top, which is also perfect for summer drives.

Here are a few top road trips around Miami you might want to take this summer:

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How to Protect Your Chevy from Theft

Chevrolet Miami - Car Theft

As one of the top Chevrolet Miami dealers, we at Miami Lakes Chevrolet like to provide information that our customers can use long after they drive off our lot with their new Chevy.

While most new vehicle owners may shift their focus to maintenance or gas conservation, they often overlook a very important part of protecting their vehicles: Anti-theft measures.

Theft can be a problem anywhere you live. Your insurance may not always cover the cost of your vehicle after a theft, and if they do, they may not cover the full value.

Taking a few proactive measures can help you protect your vehicle from theft. Here’s what you can do:

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Chevrolet Reveals New SS Pace Car

While Chevrolet is known for producing some high-performing vehicles with some powerful engines, the types of vehicles you can buy at a Chevy dealership have nothing on the types of vehicles you will find on the race track. It’s there you can see the full potential power of the Chevy brand.

Now, Chevrolet is ready to debut a new SS pace car at the “Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Powered by” (That’s a mouthful for an event title!)

Chris Pratt, the star of the upcoming movie “Guardians of the Galaxy” and the hit TV show “Parks and Recreation,” will be driving the new car at the event. Pratt will only be an honorary driver participating in pre-race activities. He will not actually be competing in the race.

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Chevrolet Volt Will Go Farther in 2015

The Chevrolet Volt has been one of the most popular models for Chevrolet dealers across the United States. While many are enthusiastically embracing electric cars, there are some who are still cautious.

Those who are hesitant about making the switch to electric vehicles most often cite concerns about the length to which the cars can travel without having to be recharged.

Now the Chevy Volt will be offering additional range to address concerns for the skeptical.

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GM Donates Chevrolet Volts to Students Mentoring Small Businesses

The nonprofit group MBAs Across America sends graduate students around the country to counsel small businesses and help them improve their operations and their profitability. GM recently leant its support to the group by donating 12 Chevrolet Volts for the student teams to drive on their summer tour.

Eight teams of students will travel to 25 cities to counsel small business owners and offer help where needed. One business that they helped last year, the barber shop The Social Club Grooming Co. in Detroit, tripled its revenue and landed a $100,000 investment.

The students will try to help nearly 50 small businesses on their tour this year, which started in mid-June. Students were in Detroit at the end of July, and they moved on to Nashville and Chicago in early August. 

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Chevrolet to Shift Marketing Focus

Chevrolet is turning its attention away from your local Chevy dealership briefly and instead focusing on the world market. The automaker hopes to grow its brand across the globe, starting with China, through the help of a new marketing campaign and high-profile partnerships with companies like Manchester United and Shanghai Disney.

Chevrolet officials said that they are focusing on China because sales are expected to increase to 30 million vehicles by the year 2020, making it the biggest auto market in the world. Not only is demand in the country growing, but so is the competition. Chevrolet wants to become a leader in the market to ensure the success of its brand globally.

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How to Decide Between a Truck and SUV


Chevrolet Dealers - Decide Between Truck and SUV

Chevrolet dealers are known for their extensive selection of both trucks and sport-utility vehicles. Chevrolet is a leading brand for both types of vehicles, and you will have your choice of quality models for both when you are ready to go shopping.

With so many great models to choose from, you may have a hard time deciding. With so many things to recommend both a truck and an SUV, you may have a hard time deciding between the two, as well.

Here are a few tips to help you decide whether you need a truck or an SUV:

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Chevrolet Camaro Lovers Invited to Unite at Woodward Dream Cruise Corral


Whether you’ve recently found your perfect Camaro after searching local Chevrolet dealerships for weeks or you are sheltering a classic Camaro in your garage, you already know how amazing the Camaro is. If you have an older Camaro, you are probably already a die-hard fan. If you have a newer Camaro, it probably won’t be long until you are.

If you live in Michigan or are planning a visit, you now have the opportunity to join about 150 other Camaro owners in showing off your prized possession at the 2014 Woodward Dream Cruise on August 16.

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The Dangers of Texting While Driving


As one of the top Chevrolet dealerships in Miami, Miami Lakes Chevrolet wants to ensure our customers’ safety when they are driving in our vehicles. One way we do that is to sell some of the best makes and models on the market with some of the most advanced safety features. Another way we do that is to bring our readers information about how to stay safer on the road.

Texting while driving is one of the most important safety issues of our day. Not only is it one of the most dangerous activities that drivers can engage in, but it is also one of the most common.

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