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Buy a Like-New Truck to Kick Off the New Year

 
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Whether you're a hobbyist, a worker in the construction or landscaping fields, or your just lead a life that demands a lot of versatility, you probably need a truck: a tough, durable, reliable pickup truck that can get you where you're going and get you back home in time for dinner.

We're proud to be able to offer a great selection of those trucks, used and pre-owned, right here at AutoCenters Herculaneum.

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Drive a Luxury Car Before Christmas

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Ahh, the holidays.

The sights, the sounds, the smells of baked goods and fried foods. There's no more magical time to be cruising around the St. Louis area--but if your clunker is ruining the spirit of the season with engine problems, heating problems, rust spots, or just old age, it's time to consider moving up.

And, with the holidays in full swing, there's no better time to get the luxury car or SUV you've always dreamed of.

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Reliable Used AWD Cars and SUVs in St. Louis

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Earlier in our blog, we looked at the best used trucks and the best used luxury cars in the area, to help shoppers nail down great options for vehicles that are really going to last.

But, as we head into a St. Louis autumn, you may find yourself thinking about an all-wheel drive car or crossover--perfect for the winter whether you're an Illinois native or you're living in Missouri. All-wheel-drive vehicles, with solid winter tires, are more capable of handling and stopping in icy and snowy conditions.

But what are the best options for you?

Let's find…

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The Most Reliable Used Luxury Cars

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Back in the spring, we took a look at the the best used trucks to buy in the greater St. Louis to get the most for your money from a long-lasting vehicle.

But, you may be looking for something with a little more flash and flair than a truck--or, you want a sporty weekend car as a second driver. Either way, a used luxury car or SUV could be a great fit for you, and we have some ideas.

U.S. News Cars also spent the spring considering reliable vehicles. They compiled a Top 10 list of the most reliable…

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The Best Used Cars to Buy for Uber and Lyft

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Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft (and what seems like a dozen others) have exploded in the greater St. Louis area over the last few years. These simple apps can be used right from your smartphone, they give riders a huge amount of control over the type of car they book, the drivers they choose, and future experiences they might have.

Uber and Lyft are also great options for drivers in STL who are looking to bring in some extra cash, but don't want to commit to a side job. Ride-share driving lets you set your own schedule, work…

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Back-to-School Time: How to Buy the Best Car for a Student

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It's August, and students from Jefferson College, SLU, Maryville University, UMSL, SCC, and Lindenwood University are heading back soon to start a new semester.

Whether you're living on campus or off, having access to a car could be a huge benefit for students who want to get the most out of their school year--and instead of begging or bribing friends or constantly hunting for Ubers, you could get your first car on a budget.

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Find Great Used Cars Near STL for Under $10,000

 

If you want to get a vehicle that's safe, trustworthy, clean, and that looks as good as it feels, you may think you need to pay out the nose to get it.

Here's the really, really good news: at AutoCenters Herculaneum, just outside of St. Louis, you can get a used car under $10,000 that you'll love--or a truck, or an SUV, or even a hot little sports car. Don't let other used car dealers in STL make you think that you need to overpay for a great vehicle.

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5 of the Best Cars to Buy Used

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While there are some vehicles out there that are a genuinely strong value to buy new, they are few and far in-between. The vast majority of modern vehicles will offer you a significantly lower price, and better deal, if you buy a model that's even just a year old, instead of brand-new.

How is that possible?

 

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Best Used Cars for First-Time Buyers in St. Louis

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If, as a first-time car buyer in St. Louis, you feel overwhelmed by the choices in front of you--and frustrated by prices that you can't afford--you're not alone.

It can be difficult for new drivers and first-time buyers to find the vehicle they want, at a price they can afford, with financing that works.

Fortunately, AutoCenters Herculaneum can help.

Along with a great selection of pre-owned vehicles near St. Louis, we keep a number of used cars under $15,000 to fit any budget. Find a great first vehicle for your lifestyle.

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A Used Chevy Equinox Could Be the Perfect Fit For You



Its design may have changed over the years, but one thing hasn't changed about the Chevrolet Equinox since it was introduced in 2004 as a midsize crossover SUV in the Chevy lineup:

It’s a top contender in the SUV segment.

What are the top three reasons for St. Louis-area drivers to consider the five-passenger Chevy Equinox crossover as their next used SUV?


  • A great price, and a great value--you can buy a used…
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