Driving a car on snowy road

What’s So Special About Snow Tires?

What Are Snow Tires?  

Winter tires are made specifically to tackle driving difficulties during the most hazardous months of the year. They explicitly offer superior grip and more control in winter conditions, from their tread patterns down to the chemical compositions in the tread rubber.  

When you get on the road in the winter, it’s essential to pay close attention to the weather and alter your driving style if you reside in an area that frequently has snowy or icy conditions. While it’s necessary to drive slowly, brake gently, and keep a wider gap between cars, installing winter or “snow” tires may be the most crucial safety measure. Join us in this blog by Freeman Motor Company as we discuss what’s so special about snow tires.  

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Used vehicles parked side by side

What are the Advantages of Buying a Used Vehicle?

Advantages of buying a used vehicle

While purchasing a new car is more satisfying than choosing a used one, doing so is often the most sensible financial choice. Buying a used automobile offers numerous other advantages in addition to financial savings. Old ones are the greatest, right? Is buying a used automobile better for you than buying a new one? More than twice as many people choose used cars as new ones. Buy a used car; there are numerous benefits. In this blog post from Freeman Motor Company, let’s look at some of the underappreciated benefits of purchasing a used automobile rather than a new one.  

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2023 BMW X5 with headlight on

What’s New for the 2023 BMW X5?

2023 BMW X5 Key Features and Specs  

We all could agree that BMW vehicles are popular for rolling out vehicles that offer a comfortable and smooth ride. The 2023 BMW X5 impresses with its features and good performance. It gives you a luxurious look and premium feel. Continue reading below to learn more about the 2023 BMW X5 key characteristics. If you’re thinking of buying a pre-owned BMW model, visit Freeman Motor Company in Portland or Salem, OR.   

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2023 MINI Clubman exterior side view

What are the Notable Interior Features of MINI vehicles?

Top Interior Features Available in MINI vehicles  

MINI is popular for rolling out some amazing models with enticing designs and upscale interiors. Along with eye-catching looks, these vehicles come equipped with high-end features. The interior consists of premium materials and advanced technology to keep you connected throughout the journey. In this blog post, we will focus on the key interior features available in MINI vehicles. Those looking for a pre-owned MINI model can visit Freeman Motor Company, our dealership in Portland or Salem, OR.  

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a mechanic checking tire pressure

Watch This Informative How-To Video on How to Check Your Vehicle’s Tire Pressure!

Can Tire Pressure Affect My Vehicle’s Fuel Economy? 

When shopping for a car, fuel economy is a significant factor. Good fuel efficiency ensures that you prevent major spending on gas and also reduce your carbon footprint. And maintaining a steady fuel economy is a simple proposition. Ensuring the appropriate tire pressure is bound to provide better fuel economy. Can tire pressure affect my vehicle’s fuel economy, you ask? Well, yes.  

Fuel economy mainly depends on reducing resistance so your car can move more easily on the road. If the tires aren’t inflated enough, they will be saggy and soft. Your engine will have to work harder to move the car forward. When your engine works harder, inevitably, your car burns more fuel. To understand how to check your vehicle’s tire pressure, at Freeman Motor Company in Portland, Oregon, we present a video prepared by the folks at AutoZone. Meanwhile, if you’re facing any other problems in your vehicle, you can schedule a service appointment. If you’re looking for detailing and reconditioning services, visit the Freeman Portland Autospa

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2023 BMW i7 exterior front look

How to Temporarily Block or Remove Personal eSIM?

Video: Guide to Temporarily Block or Remove Personal eSIM  

Did you share your BMW car keys with someone else? You can temporarily block your personal eSIM from use and reconnect later. You can use the My BMW App & select the Personal eSIM menu option. Find out the list of your BMW vehicles to discover the option to block your personal eSIM. We have a video guide showing you how to temporarily block or temporarily remove your personal eSIM. To learn more, scroll down and read this blog by Freeman Motor Company in Portland or Salem, OR. 

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2023 Tesla Model S exterior side view

A Peek Inside the Interior Features of the Tesla Model S

Top Interior Features of the Tesla Model S  

A growing number of EVs are entering the market each year. We anticipate that things will get “worse” as we approach 2030 due to the wide range of EVs on the market. However, Tesla remains a strong market leader and a popular choice for many modern drivers looking for electric vehicles. One of the most alluring Tesla automobiles on the market might be the Model S. It makes sense why. The Model S is a true sports alternative with a 375-mile driving range, a top speed of 149 mph, and a staggering 3.1 second 0-60 acceleration. Please take a closer look at the interior features of the Tesla Model S in this blog and contact our Freeman Motor dealership in Portland or Salem, OR, to learn about your financing options.  

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2023 BMW X7 exterior front view

What Can I Expect from the 2023 BMW X7?

Key Highlights of the 2023 BMW X7 

There is no better BMW than the brand’s opulent three-row SUV, the X7, for transporting a wealthy family. Although the BMW’s cargo space and backmost seats aren’t as roomy as those of competitors like the Jeep Grand Wagoneer and Mercedes-Benz GLS-class, the BMW has better driving qualities and a wide range of powerful engine options. All models have adjustable air suspension that promotes a pillow-like ride and all-wheel drive. The interior of the 2023 X7 is calm but loaded with high-end materials and cutting-edge technology, such as the enormous curved glass display on the dash. Please take a closer look at the 2023 BMW X7 in this blog and contact our Freeman Motor dealership in Portland or Salem, OR, to learn about your financing options.    

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