What is the Illinois trade-in tax?

By Product Expert | Posted in Local Happenings, Used Cars on Thursday, December 5th, 2019 at 10:43 PM
A man and woman ponder over a tax document.

Most people, when buying a new vehicle, trade-in their old one. This helps them get some credit based on the value of the old ride that they can then put towards the price of a new.

But as we know all too well, the government likes to take a cut of any transactions that occur, especially if those transactions are in the multi-thousands of dollars. Is there a tax on vehicle trade-ins in Illinois? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I get my car ready for winter near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs, General Automotive, Safety, Service & Parts on Sunday, November 24th, 2019 at 10:02 PM

Winter appears to have come early this year, and it’s not showing any signs of pulling back. While we’d like to be optimistic, we’ve learned to expect the worst when it comes to the midwestern cold. The complete leapfrogging over fall that winter pulled off has left drivers scrambling to get their cars ready for ice, snow, and freezing temperatures. Where can one get their vehicle ready for winter near Chicago? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find the 2020 Mazda CX-5 near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda, New Model on Thursday, November 14th, 2019 at 9:46 PM
A Mazda CX-5 parked on a city street, viewed from the front/side angle.

New 2020 Mazda CX-5 near Chicago, IL

The 2020 Mazda CX-5 has recently made its arrival on dealership lots, and it’s been a real joy to both see and experience. Mazda fans are having a tough time keeping themselves together in daily life; they’re practically foaming at the mouth to get their hands on a 2020 CX-5. Where can you test drive, lease, and/or buy one of these crossover SUVs in the Chicago area? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find 2020 Honda models near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Honda on Monday, October 28th, 2019 at 5:00 AM
Red 2020 Honda Accord parked on curb outside of building

Continental Motors has New 2020 Honda Models in Chicago

It’s fall, which means spooky costumes and sugary treats, turkey dinners and warm sweaters. It also means that auto manufacturers are revealing their 2020 lineups, bit by bit. And what’s been revealed so far from the 2020 Honda lineup is pretty exciting. The popular Accord sedan is back, as is the flexible Pilot SUV.  But what else is currently available? And which dealers have them?

We’re here to tell you where you can find 2020 Honda models near Chicago. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the best Thanksgiving 2019 events in Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community on Monday, October 21st, 2019 at 9:58 PM
Thanksgiving feast set out on a table

The Best Thanksgiving 2019 Events near Chicago

Thanksgiving is a great holiday with so much going on. In fact, sometimes it can seem like there’s too much going on, especially when there’s things like the Thanksgiving Parade and the Bears vs. Lions game happening. Over here at Continental Motors, we’ve sorted through the events list and come up with a few suggestions for how to spend your Turkey Day. Read the rest of this entry »

Where to Buy Used Cars near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Pre-Owned Vehicles on Thursday, September 26th, 2019 at 9:43 PM
Red 2019 Acura NSX review view; Silver 2019 Acura NSX side view

Continental Motors Group is the Place to Buy Used Vehicles near Chicago

Shopping for a used car can be stressful. Luckily for you, we have a great selection of certified pre-owned vehicles ranging from Mercedes and BMW to Mazda, Honda, and Nissan. Did we mention that they’re super affordable too? Many of our cars are under $10,000, so we’re confident we can find you the right vehicle at the right price.

Let us show you why we’re the best place to buy used cars in Chicago. Read the rest of this entry »

Continental Mitsubishi now offers the 2020 Outlander!

By Product Expert | Posted in Mitsubishi, New Model on Monday, September 16th, 2019 at 8:29 PM
Blue Mitsubishi Outlander parked in the driveway of a fancy estate.

Buy the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander near Chicago

It’s finally here- the next iteration of the beloved Mitsubishi Outlander lineup! Mitsubishi fans, and anyone who appreciates a top-quality crossover SUV with an excellent price, can experience and purchase the 2020 Mitsubishi Outlander at Continental Mitsubishi, a dealership serving the whole greater Chicago area. Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find 2020 Acura models near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Acura, Community, New Model on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 at 9:49 PM
Blue 2020 Acura RDX drives over a bridge with a city skyline behind it.

2020 Acura models near Chicago

Acura, the luxury level brand from Honda, is known for making high-quality, reliable vehicles loaded with the premium features one would expect from a high-end automobile. The 2020 incarnation of several Acura vehicles have already been released. Where can one find 2020 Acura models near Chicago? Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find financing and lease specials on new vehicles near Chicago?

By Product Expert | Posted in Community, Specials on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 at 9:23 PM
2019 Audi A4 exterior view as it drives down a road.

Lease and Financing Specials on New Vehicles near Chicago

Finding specials on pre-owned vehicles is easy, but for new vehicles it can be a little more challenging. After all, a truly new ride is distinguished by bringing along the latest in auto-making tech and style, and getting such a machine requires one to pay the price. Is there anywhere one can find lease and financing specials on new vehicles near Chicago? Read the rest of this entry »

Continental Motors Now Offers the 2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross

By Product Expert | Posted in Mitsubishi on Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 at 5:00 PM
2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross models parked by each other at night

2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross for sale near Chicago

Looking to switch up your ride with something brand new? Then be sure to check out the new 2020 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross crossover models that have just arrived on our lot here at Continental Motors. The impressive new model is now available to shoppers, so we recommend coming in today for a test drive! Read the rest of this entry »