Why won’t banks give loans for older vehicles?

By Admin | Posted in Car Buying Tips, Tips 'N Tricks, Used Vehicles on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 at 4:17 PM
loans for older cars

Why can’t I get a loan for an older car?

This is an interesting question that may have come up during your vehicle search. The logic behind this is that purchasing an older vehicle, that is roughly the same price as a newer one, is a better investment because the car will not depreciate in value as quickly as a newer car. Because they are used and older, many pre-owned vehicles are already at their depreciated value. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Unconventional Thanksgiving Sides

By Admin | Posted in Just for Fun on Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 2:59 PM
Happy Thanksgiving

What to bring to Thanksgiving?

Trying to figure out what to bring to Thanksgiving? There are so many options that the decision can be difficult. The internet is full of great recipes for all of the Thanksgiving standbys. But let’s say your not a tradition, mashed-potatoes-and-stuffing type. You want something that will start a conversation. Here are four great, unconventional thanksgiving sides. Read the rest of this entry »

Proactive diagnostics added to OnStar

By Admin | Posted in News, Technology, Uncategorized on Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 at 4:39 PM
GMC OnStar

New OnStar Feature

GM will be adding a significant new feature to its OnStar system. Called Proactive Alerts, the new OnStar feature will monitor several systems on the vehicle and provide driver alerts if any issues arise. Read the rest of this entry »

4 civilian versions of military vehicles

By Admin | Posted in Just for Fun on Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 at 10:50 PM
Veterans Day Kansas

Cars That Began as Military Vehicles

Every Veterans Day we remember all of our loved ones who have served in our nation’s military. Many of the popular vehicles we see on our roads also have family members who are veterans. Here are four iconic, American cars that began as military vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

Most affordable all-wheel-drive vehicles

By Admin | Posted in Safety, Technology, Uncategorized on Monday, November 9th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
2015 Nissan Rogue AWD

Do I need an AWD car if I don’t live in a snowy area?

While thankfully most of us don’t have to spend our winters plowing through snow to work every day, an AWD vehicle still may not be a bad idea. Most new AWD cars are able to handle rough driving situations and still provide a smooth ride in ideal conditions. Here are some of the most affordable all-wheel-drive vehicles available. Read the rest of this entry »

Veteran’s Day Specials at Briggs Auto

By Admin | Posted in Community, Special Offers on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 at 5:34 PM
veterans day specials manhattan ks

At some point in our lives, we’ve all had to make a sacrifice. Some big, some small. Sometimes by choice, and at other times our hand is forced. Each year, on November 11th, our nation honors and celebrates the brave men and women who so graciously sacrifice their time and lives to help preserve our freedom and all that our country has become. Read the rest of this entry »

Spaghetti Fundraising Dinner at 2UW Brush Creek Ranch

By Admin | Posted in Community on Monday, November 2nd, 2015 at 11:07 PM
equastrian club spaghetti feed

K-State IHSA Western Club Spaghetti Feed

Whoaa Nelly, are we proud of the ladies at the K-State IHSA Western Equestrian Club. As part sponsors, we are always excited to acknowledge their accomplishments and join in the fun that they have. In fact, coming up next week, the K-State IHSA Western Club will be hosting a “Spaghetti FEED” fundraising dinner. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 5 K-State vs Baylor Tailgate

By Admin | Posted in Special Offers on Sunday, November 1st, 2015 at 9:38 PM
kansas state cars tailgate

Briggs Auto Sponsors K-State vs Baylor Game Tailgate

Nothing compliments fresh, crisp, fall air better than football season. Each and every season, we’re always proud to see the guys at K-State give it their all and leave nothing on the field. Starting out strong, the boys were ready this year but have fallen in a bit of a slump with a couple of close calls and few hard blows against Oklahoma and Texas. Read the rest of this entry »

6 New Car Features You Didn’t Know You Needed

By Admin | Posted in Car Buying Tips, Technology on Friday, October 30th, 2015 at 4:25 PM
vehicle technology features

Top 6 New Car Features of 2015

I don’t know what it is. I don’t know what it does. But I know that I need it. We’ve all been there before; something catches our eye or maybe we catch wind of whatever it’s capable of, and we have to have it…NOW.

In the latest vehicle models, there is always something newer, better, faster, more comfortable, or more advanced. Check out these top 6 new car features of 2015 and find the creature comforts and options you might not have even known were available. Read the rest of this entry »

Like-New Used Cars Cars, Trucks, & SUVs

By Admin | Posted in Used Vehicles on Thursday, October 29th, 2015 at 11:20 PM
used vehicles in manhattan ks

Used 2015 Vehicles Manhattan KS

If you had a choice between new or used, for most things in life, people generally would choose new. There just is something about it being all yours and never owned by anyone else. You know where we’re going with this, but unfortunately, this choice isn’t exactly as simple which do you want more, especially when it comes down to what your budget allows for and lifestyle is like. Read the rest of this entry »