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Why Should I Service My Car at the Dealership? Mechanic vs Dealership

 

 If you’re a car owner, you know that car ownership requires good maintenance to operate efficiently. Whether the maintenance is a routine oil change or something much more difficult such as replacing the transmission, cars require specialized care to ensure that they’re running safely and properly. Having your car serviced by a highly trained technician means that you’re less likely to face any aggravation with that repair in the future.  Read on to see which is best for you: mechanic vs dealership…

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2019 Subaru Ascent Positioned To Out-Pace Competition

Experts already forecast that the 2019 Subaru Ascent is positioned to out-pace its competition. Recently, there is a significant buzz about the all-new 2019 Subaru Ascent 3-Row crossover.

A vehicle that is designed solely for the American driver, the all-new 2019 Ascent 3-Row crossover is the biggest vehicle Subaru has ever built. The vehicle will be manufactured domestically, in the Subaru Indiana Automotive (SIA) plant in Lafayette, Indiana.  Even though the Ascent is not scheduled…
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Subaru Is Brings Safety to the Next Level: Viziv Performance

In late November 2017, Subaru unveiled their new VIZIV Performance Concept auto which previews the next-generation Subaru WRX/STI set to hit global dealers in late 2019.  The Vision for Innovation concept cars, (VIZI) demonstrates Subaru's ideas on the "future of making cars that deliver enjoyment and peace of mind to its customers."  Subaru has been methodically building its Viziv family of concept automobiles for over four years.  They are adding everything from virtual track cars to boxy, seven-seat SUVs to the lineup.  They also revealed the next evolution of their EyeSight driver assist system. Subaru says their advanced…
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Did You Miss the Subaru Giveaway?

On Saturday, July 13th Rafferty Subaru gave away a brand new, fully loaded Subaru Forester to a local viewer with the help of 6abc Action News.  Over 6,000 people entered the contest to win the three year lease, but only one person won!

Check out the behind the scenes of the 6abc Sweet Treats event:


 
















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Patiently Waiting for EV from Subaru

Subaru is taking their campaign, “Subaru Loves the Earth,” very seriously.  Subaru of America has announced that it will be making it’s first line of electric cars.  Not only does this green automotive manufacturer make sure that environmentally conscious projects are funded such as the National Wildlife Federation, they also want to ensure their vehicles are in line with their core green values.  Subaru is prioritizing spending on electrification over other technologies, like autonomous driving and connected cars, as it races to bring a plug-in hybrid model to market next year and an all-electric vehicle by 2021. The company…
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It's That Time, Spring Car Check-Up

The weather is finally warming on the East Coast, and we’ve been treated to some spectacular sunny weekend weather.  We may be restless.  After all, we’ve been cooped up inside all winter long.  Naturally, we may decide to take a day-trip to a state park to allow us to run around with (or without) our furry kids.  Before we take our Subaru on our joyride through nature, it is important to give our favorite auto some much-needed attention.  


Remember the big snow and ice storm in March? Our Forester safety features proved their value!  Safety features need testing…

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Get to Know Philadelphia for Free

There are still outdoor activities in the area that do not have an expensive admission price, even around Philadelphia the “City of Brotherly Love.”  Spring is the time when people start to emerge from their homes and reunite with the community.  Rafferty has found a few awesome outdoorsy things to do that won’t break your piggy bank and are right in the greater Philadelphia area.  So leave your credit cards behind this April, and have some fun outside in your Subaru!


Free Yoga at Race Street Pier

From April 2017 - November 2017

Yes, you heard right! This is a…

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia In Your Subaru



Let’s face it, we are all itching for spring right now.  Winter weather traps us in our homes for too long and we need a taste of fresh air.  Why not take advantage of a sunny day in March and load the family in your Subaru Outback to visit some beautiful and fun locations in Pennsylvania? You will feel refreshed, spend time with your loved ones, and have a great time.  Below are our…

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Remember to Love Your Car, Too! Car Maintenance

Remember when you first saw your spouse? The thrill. The excitement. The attention given. All this was wrapped-up in your early courtship.  As life happened, you both created a normalcy, becoming used to each other and sometimes taking each other for granted.  Yes, you still love one another, you still appreciate one another, but do you show it? That’s one of the beauties of Valentine’s Day.  This day is a moment for reflection and love.   Much like the evolution of a romantic relationship, your relationship with your car often evolves.  In order to maintain our relationships with…

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