Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Millennials are Buying Used Cars Differently

The millennials are starting to grow up and becoming the next generation of buyers of used cars. Their taste in vehicles are different than previous generations. They do their research and know what they want in a vehicle as well as what they want to pay. At Melloy Dodge, we understand the needs of these young buyers.

Albuquerque Used Cars

We have the widest selection of used cars aimed at the millennials who are ready to buy. Shopping at an Albuquerque Dodge Dealer is more practical for this younger generation. There is no pressure put on the buyers as we know they need time to ponder the decision of such a major purchase. Our cars are sleek, practical, and full of high tech features we know the younger people want.

Albuquerque used cars are geared with the personality of the young people of today in mind, who understand what they want and what they want to pay. Shopping at the local Albuquerque Dodge Dealer is where the best selection of used cars is at.

Additionally, millennials have the option of browsing online, reading reviews, chatting online with customer service or even getting text updates on their phones by visiting MelloyDodge.com.

For those millennials looking for a used car, Melloy Dodge is the place to go. We understand the need of knowing the vehicle before deciding on a purchase. For those who have questions about any of our vehicles, we are here to help.

Melloy Dodge, located at 9621 Coors Blvd NW, just north of Paseo Del Norte.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

2019 New Dodge Journey Features

If you are looking at Albuquerque new cars and are searching for a crossover with the capability to seat seven passengers, why not take a closer look at the 2019 Dodge Journey? By now, Albuquerque Dodge drivers are probably familiar with the Journey, so we are going to look at the new features you can expect to find when you see one in person at Melloy Dodge.

In 2018, the Journey came with four trim packages. Now, there are three available trim packages available in ten colors: the SE, the Crossroad, and the GT models. The SE comes standard with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, but if you enjoy more power, there is a 3.6-liter V-6 available. The Crossroad has the same engine options as the SE while the GT comes standard with the V-6 engine.

The SE now comes with heated mirrors, LED taillights, fog lamps, and three-zone temperature control along with a performance rear fascia. There is an 8.4" touchscreen is available with the UConnect Infotainment System. Albuquerque Dodge drivers can program the Keyless Enter 'N Go system so the door will unlock by pulling the door handle when there is a valid passive entry remote keyless transmitter within five feet of the car. You will also find more than 40 safety features standard on all models.

For Albuquerque new cars, look no further than Melloy Dodge. Schedule your test drive of a new 2019 Dodge Journey today. Melloy Dodge is located at 9621 Coors Blvd NW, just north of Paseo Del Norte.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

10 Things You Need to Know before Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car can be a great bargain, but it's important that you do your homework before buying one. If you are looking for used cars in the Albuquerque area, Melloy Dodge has a large inventory of quality used cars to choose from. Below are 10 things you should know before buying a used car.

Financing- Before you visit an Albuquerque used car dealership, know how much money you can put down and what monthly payment you can comfortably afford.

Credit Score- Prior to looking at used cars in Albuquerque, take a look at your credit report and score. This can help you avoid any surprises or disappointments at the Melloy Dodge dealership.

Shop Around- It is important to do research online on the type vehicles you want before visiting the Albuquerque dealership.

Compare Prices- Check the prices for the same vehicle online and at different dealerships to ensure you are getting the best price.

Trade-In Value- Research the trade-in value of your vehicle before visiting the dealership.

Test Drive- Always test drive the used cars that you are interested in before purchasing.

Vehicle History- It is important to obtain a copy of the vehicle's history report from companies such as CARFAX.

Repair History- Check online with reputable organizations such as Consumer Reports to view the repair history on potential vehicles you want.

Inspection- It is worth the money to have a mechanic perform a pre-purchase inspection on the vehicle before you purchase it.

Warranties - Before visiting the dealership, do your research on warranties, returns, and be prepared with questions on what you may want to know.

Melloy Dodge, located at 9621 Coors Blvd NW, just north of Paseo Del Norte has served New Mexico car buyers since 1955.