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What Is "Market Value"? | How We Price Our Used Cars Billings

Posted by Don Bach on Apr 12, 2017 11:35:36 AM

At Denny Menholt Chevrolet, we price all our used cars in Billings below market value.

But what exactly is "market value"?

We know the used car market can be tricky to understand. Whether you're buying or selling used cars in Montana, you want to know what's fair — what others are paying, what you can expect to pay, and what criteria car dealers use to determine your trade-in value

Let's dive into the world of "market pricing" to learn the answers to these important questions and more.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, Used Vehicles

The Right Truck for the Job: Tips for Buying Trucks for Sale in Montana

Posted by Don Bach on Mar 24, 2017 12:09:18 PM

Shopping for trucks for sale in Montana?

You're probably aware of this, but not all trucks are created equal. In fact, there are tons of different pickups in Billings competing for your attention as a truck shopper — "applying for the job," if you will.

But how can you make sure you "hire" the right one?

Before you buy a truck from your Chevy Montana dealer, you should know which trucks are best for certain types of tasks (like construction work, farming and agriculture, off-roading, or family needs). That way, you'll be able to pick the pickup that fits your unique purposes.

Here's how to choose the right truck for the job.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, New Chevy Vehicles

Why You Should Buy Cars for Sale in Montana at the End of the Year

Posted by Don Bach on Dec 21, 2016 8:06:20 PM

Out with the old, in with the new!

Okay, "old" might be an overstatement. In fact, many of the "old" vehicles we're trying to get rid of aren't old at all — they're brand-new.

But the end of the year is the perfect time for us to clear out our current inventory to make room for next year's models. That's why we're hosting a huge year-end event on all vehicles in stock!

Keep reading to learn why the last five days are the best five days of the year to buy cars for sale in Montana.

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Topics: Sales/Events, Car-Buying Tips, New Chevy Vehicles, Used Vehicles

What's the Difference Between 2WD, 4WD, and AWD when Buying Trucks or SUVs Billings?

Posted by Don Bach on Nov 30, 2016 10:57:58 AM

Thinking about purchasing a truck or SUV to help you get through the snowy streets this winter?

Great choice! Trucks and SUVs in Billings are typically far superior to sedans when it comes to power and control on the road — especially if they're equipped with 4WD or AWD instead of 2WD.

. . . Not sure what those figures mean? Don't fret. It is crucial to know the difference between 2WD, 4WD, and AWD when shopping for SUVs and trucks Billings — but we've got the knowledge you need.

Here's what you should know about the three different drive types for Billings trucks and SUVs.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips

Your Official Towing Guide for New Chevy Trucks Billings

Posted by Don Bach on Sep 29, 2016 12:39:34 PM

You're shopping for Billings trucks, and you need one that can tow a ton of stuff. The question is, how do you gauge a truck's towing capacity?

Chevrolet is known for producing the best trucks for towing. Read on to learn about the various towing capacities for Chevy trucks Billings.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, New Chevy Vehicles

What Does Chevrolet Certified Pre-Owned Mean? | Largest Inventory of Used Cars Billings

Posted by Don Bach on Aug 26, 2016 10:21:19 AM

The problem: You want a vehicle that's as good as new — but as affordable as used.

The solution? Chevrolet Certified Pre-Owned (CPO).

Chevrolet CPO vehicles are the happy medium between new and used cars in Billings. When you choose a Chevy CPO vehicle, you get both good value and good quality.

But what exactly does "Chevrolet Certified Pre-Owned" entail? Let's break it down.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, New Chevy Vehicles

Chevrolet Is the Most-Awarded Brand of 2016 | Chevy Montana Dealer

Posted by Don Bach on Aug 8, 2016 9:38:39 AM


Can you guess which car brand has won more J.D. Power awards in 2016 than any other?

Not Ford, not Toyota — Chevrolet.

Hearing this from a Chevy Montana dealer, you might think we're biased — but the results speak for themselves. In fact, based on the number of J.D. Power awards Chevy has won this year, this is the best year ever for Chevrolet.

Here's what we mean.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, New Chevy Vehicles

Buying Hail-Damaged Cars in Billings: What to Do about Insurance

Posted by Don Bach on Jul 8, 2016 3:18:30 PM

Thinking about buying hail-damaged cars in Billings?

You're in luck — we're having a huge hail sale at Denny Menholt Chevrolet. Hundred of our used and new cars in Billings received minor hail damage during last month's storms, so we're passing the savings on to you. We're talking up to $16,000 off cars, SUVs, and trucks in Billings!

SHOP THE HAIL SALE »

But we know what you're really thinking: What do I do about insurance for hail-damaged vehicles? Will my insurance company cover the damage?

Here's what you need to know about hail insurance Billings.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, Financing Info

Top 4 Problems Faced by Business & Fleet Vehicles in Billings (And How to Solve Them)

Posted by Don Bach on Jun 13, 2016 1:56:12 PM

Do you own business or fleet vehicles in Billings?

If so, you might have faced these four common challenges of commercial fleet vehicles in Billings -- and you might want to hear our solutions.

Our Business Elite program aims to provide a long-term partnership for your business, offering you the right vehicles and service for your needs. Here's how Business Elite can help solve your fleet vehicle problems once and for all.

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, Financing Info, Auto Maintenance Tips

Graduating? Here's How to Buy Cars for Sale in Billings (Like an Adult)

Posted by Don Bach on May 16, 2016 12:34:31 PM

Graduating college this spring?

Congratulations!

Your college graduation is a big step in life. So is buying a car.

If you're getting ready to purchase your first vehicle as an adult, you probably have some concerns -- your budget being one of them. Wouldn't it be great if you could find your dream car at a price you can actually afford?

That's why Denny Menholt Chevrolet is proud to offer a variety of low-price cars for sale in Billings. Whether you want new or used, we can help you find the perfect vehicle -- and get you one of the best Billings car loans around.

Read on to learn our best car buying tips for Billings college students and graduates. (Or skip to the part where you can save big on more than 1,200 new and used cars in Billings!)

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Topics: Car-Buying Tips, Financing Info