Save the Date: 23rd Annual Jeep Jamboree

By Admin | Posted in Uncategorized on Tuesday, August 26th, 2014 at 2:26 PM

Briggs Auto 23rd Annual Jeep Jamboree Manhattan KS

Get off the beaten road, get dirty for a good cause, and save the date for the 23rd Annual Jeep Jamboree in Manhattan, KS. Briggs Auto Group and the Flint Hills Jeep Club are welcoming all Jeep drivers and Jeep lovers to come have come have some fun on Sunday, October 12th, 2014 and enjoy the Jeep life. Read the rest of this entry »

Win Free Tickets to See Garth Brooks

By Admin | Posted in Multimedia, Special Offers on Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 1:39 PM

Briggs Auto Giving Away Free Garth Brooks Tickets

The number of country legends that are still around today can probably be counted on two hands, while the number of them that are still performing can be counted on one. Despite all of these new names cropping up, this is your opportunity see one of the greatest living legends live next month because Briggs Auto is giving away free Garth Brooks tickets! Read the rest of this entry »

Back-to-School Vehicle Choices in Kansas

By Admin | Posted in Community, Used Vehicles on Thursday, August 14th, 2014 at 5:51 PM
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Top Back-to-School Vehicles in Kansas

At Briggs Auto we specialize in a total of nine different brands: GMC, Buick, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Subaru, Nissan, and Kia. These account for all of our new vehicles, and a vast majority of our used, but our used selection has branched out to include a few other automakers as well. If you’re looking for a vehicle, this is a huge selection to sift through and would involve a great deal of research, so instead, we’ve highlighted the top back-to-school vehicles here in Kansas that have made the Motor Trend and KBB top lists for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

See Garth Brooks Live This Summer for FREE

By Admin | Posted in Special Offers on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 2:45 PM

Win Free Garth Brooks Tickets Manhattan KS

Garth Brooks is going to be performing live this summer at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, located just outside of Chicago on Saturday, September 6th, and this your chance to see this country legend for free because Briggs Auto is giving you and a guest, the chance to win free Garth Brooks tickets here in Manhattan KS.

This summer, we’ve teamed up with hit station, BIG 94.5 Country to create the biggest giveaway for all of your country fans out there. So what do you have to do in order to win free tickets? Just click the following link which will lead you to the official Briggs Auto Garth Brooks Experience page. Here you will find a short electronic form on the right hand side, just fill that out, and you will be all registered, and ready to win! Not only are we giving away the concert tickets, but we’ll get you there too; we will fly you and a companion, round trip to Chicago for the sold-out concert and provide a spectacular hotel for you both to stay in. (This is an opportunity for Manhattan only.)

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Next Generation Kia Sorento Revealed

By Admin | Posted in Kia on Monday, August 11th, 2014 at 3:32 PM
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Upcoming 2016 Kia Sorento Revealed

The official photos have finally been released by Kia, revealing the third generation Kia Sorento. In addition to select few exterior photos for the all-new upcoming  2016 Kia Sorento reveal, accompanying details have been given as well. Read the rest of this entry »

Drivers Can Calculate Personal Driving Costs

By Admin | Posted in Car Care Tips on Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 4:33 PM
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Compare and Calculate Personal Driving Costs

Attempting to calculate the cost of ownership for a vehicle that requires gas can be confusing and inaccurate, especially with the fluctuation of gas prices, but for drivers who are contemplating switching to an electric vehicle, we would to show you a quick tool to compare and calculate personal driving costs.

The initial price of a vehicle is alone isn’t going to be all that you’re faced with, unless you plan on keeping it in your garage or using it as furniture. In order for it to serve its purpose, daily commutes to work, weekend getaways, or road trips, you’ll have to take into account how much fuel the vehicle will be using vs guzzling. Read the rest of this entry »

Increase in Pickup Truck Fuel Economy

By Admin | Posted in Fuel Efficiency, Ram Trucks on Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 4:24 PM
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Used and New Pickup Trucks Topeka KS

The race and research to make vehicles more fuel efficient continues as long as there is still plenty of competition, which there of course is. Fuel economy ranges for cars are becoming seriously impressive, and the ratings of electric vehicles cannot be topped. SUVs are scrapping to boost their vehicles before redesigns, even if it means having the city and highway MPG climb by just a number or too, but what about machines that have a constant thirst in order to remain powerful.

At Briggs Auto we have a wide selection of used and new pickup trucks in Topeka, KS but also keep up to date with what is the future for trucks as well, and as of right now, the race to create a more fuel efficient truck is on. Read the rest of this entry »

Briggs Auto Sponsors Coolest Summer 5K

By Admin | Posted in Sponsorship on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 at 5:08 PM
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LMH Summer Spray 5K Baldwin City KS

If you loved running through the sprinkler and getting sprayed by the garden hose as a kid all summer long, then you’re going to love the LMH Summer Spray 5K in Baldwin City, KS. Get ready, get set, and get wet as runners and walkers follow the 3.1 mile course while getting “sprinkled, squirted, splashed and, of course, sprayed.” (Oh, and did we mention that for this year they are adding extra gallons of water?!) Read the rest of this entry »

How does a Panoramic Sunroof Compare to a Regular Sunroof?

By Admin | Posted in Technology on Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 3:08 PM
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What is a Panoramic Sunroof or Moonroof?

When sunroofs first became available for sedans, wagons, and SUVs they become an instant success. Drivers like the spacious and open feeling they give, and for those who prefer to open up the windows rather than blast the AC, a sunroof is just an added bonus. Since this packaging introduction, sunroofs have been modified and updated, and now you may be wondering what is a panoramic sunroof or moonroof? Read the rest of this entry »

Welcome To Our New Responsive Briggs Auto Site

By Admin | Posted in Multimedia, Technology on Thursday, July 31st, 2014 at 2:08 PM
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New Responsive Website Launched

If this is your first time visiting our site, welcome, and if you are a returning visitor, welcome back! This is an exciting day for us at Briggs Auto because today is the official launch of our new responsive website. As you navigate throughout the various pages, clicking on different links, you may notice a few things that are different compared to our previous site, and many others. Read the rest of this entry »