Where can I find used minivans in the Chicago area?

By Product Expert | Posted in Pre-Owned Vehicles, Used Cars on Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
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Used Minivans near Chicago 

Knowing what type of vehicle that will best suit your specific driving needs is the key to getting behind the wheel of the right one. If you need a used or pre-owned vehicle that can offer you increased passenger and cargo space, a long list of family features and excellent safety protection, a minivan is a perfect choice. Knowing where you can find a used minivan in the Chicago area is just as important as knowing where you can go to get the best prices. For shoppers near Chicago that are looking for a used minivan, Continental Motors continues to the top dealer choice with local drivers who are looking for the best deal and a large selection of minivans to choose from.  

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How did Chicago get its name?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs on Saturday, August 29th, 2020 at 12:29 AM
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Nowadays, the name Chicago is so engrained in our brains that it’s hard to imagine the city being called anything else. But that name did not simply befall this region with the creation of the world. Where did the name “Chicago” come from?

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Why is Chicago important to the Midwest?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs on Friday, August 14th, 2020 at 5:48 PM
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Chicago’s Role in Midwestern History and Modern Times

Chicago is the largest city of the American Midwest. What makes Chicago so important to the region?

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How can I avoid getting my car towed in Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs, Tips & Tricks on Friday, July 31st, 2020 at 3:47 PM
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Returning to your parking spot to find your ride mysteriously gone is not an experience many yearn to have. And yet, sometimes, it can be hard to know how to avoid it. Why do cars get towed in Chicago, and how can one prevent it from happening to them?

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Is it convenient to drive an electric car in Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs, Technology on Tuesday, July 21st, 2020 at 3:40 PM
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EV-Friendliness of the Windy City

Electric cars are widely touted as the vehicle of the future; currently, they’re the best option humanity has in its mission to move away from dependence on fossil fuels and reduce the chances of destroying our precious planet. However, one obstacle to electric vehicle adoption is a lack of convenience, experience, and sometimes infrastructure to support it. How practical is it to drive an electric vehicle in Chicagoland?

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How big is Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs on Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at 9:45 PM
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Chicago Area and Population Size

Chicago is a big city. But exactly how big is it? Join us below as we analyze a variety of measurements to give you an idea of the Windy City’s size!

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Where can I buy a used car with warranty coverage in the Chicago area?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs, Pre-Owned Vehicles on Wednesday, June 10th, 2020 at 9:28 PM
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Continental Certified Program – CPO Used Vehicles at Continental Motors

Those looking to save money on the purchase of a vehicle tend to take a look into the possibility of buying used. However, several downsides are typically associated with a used vehicle purchase, with one of the major ones being reliability and warranty coverage. Is there anywhere one can buy a reliable used vehicle with warranty coverage near Chicago, IL?

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Are masks required in Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs on Tuesday, May 19th, 2020 at 4:18 PM
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Chicago Coronavirus Mask Laws

With laws varying across regions and no strict federal policy, there can be some confusion over what is currently required in terms of the coronavirus. Each state has, to some extent, been left to come up with their own rules. The result has been a patchwork quilt of various regulations across regions, states, districts and cities.

One rule that varies is the requirement of facemasks. Are people required to wear facemasks in public in Chicago?

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When will the economy re-open in Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs, News on Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 at 10:19 PM
A mask-wearing being with a body made of money floats through a representation of COVID-era Chicago as dollar bills billow around it.

Illinois Re-Opening Plan and Requirements from Governor JB Pritzker

Like citizens all across the country during this era of COVID-19, many quarantined Chicagoans are wondering when things will finally return to normal. The current crisis and subsequent safety measures blindsided America, and an urgent desire to get back to living the way they did just a few months ago has erupted in the form of frustrated protests across the country, like a child throwing a tantrum about having to spend the day in a classroom instead of playing outside.

A state of uncertainty has enveloped the nation, and such a state is highly unpleasant to some individuals. Many are eagerly attempting to conjure up a promised date as to when this will all be over. This is the same for Chicagoans as for those anywhere else. When is the economy going to re-open in Chicago?

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Where can I still go hiking and enjoy nature near Chicago during the COVID-19 quarantine?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, FAQs on Thursday, April 16th, 2020 at 8:31 PM
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Hiking Trails and Nature Spots Still Open During the Illinois Stay At Home Order

In an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus as much as possible, Governor Pritzker has closed the national parks and sites in Illinois. The spots were simply too crowded to be responsibly allowed to continue operation. However, that doesn’t mean all of the natural world is off-limits.

Individuals are still allowed, and in some cases even encouraged, to leave their homes to get a breath of fresh air. So where can one still find hiking and chilling spots out in nature during the COVID-19 stay-at-home quarantine period?

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