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Starving For Food On Stick?

By emarketing | Posted in Community, Just for Fun on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 3:44 PM

deep-fried-oreos-at-fairKansas State Fair Food on a Stick

Even though school just started this week…isn’t it about time for a field trip? This next week you have to get on a stick and get down to the Kansas State Fair that is taking place from September 5-14. You wouldn’t believe the crazy food recipes they have concocted and the deep-fried goodness they have shoved on a stick for this year, so be sure to check out all of the Kansas State Fair foods on a stick. Read the rest of this entry »

Starbucks Food Trucks Arriving At Colleges Across U.S.

By emarketing | Posted in Dealer Information on Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 11:56 AM

starbucks food trucks at college campuses Starbucks Food Trucks on College Campuses

Let’s face it, without coffee, colleges would crumble and the number of graduates would be greatly reduced. Who keeps you (tweaking out )alive the next  day after you pull an all-nighter? Coffee. Who keeps you warm on the walk to class? Coffee. And who helps you tolerate a lecture where the teacher just likes the sound of their own voice? You got it, coffee.

And now, coming to the rescue are Starbucks food trucks on college campuses, taking a slightly stalkerish approach. This may or may not be apart of their plot to take over the world, one coffee drinker at a time, but apparently the 11,500 nationwide stores it already has isn’t quite enough. Read the rest of this entry »

Tailgating Check List

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 at 12:19 PM

kansas state football5 Quick Tailgating Tips

Finally it’s almost football season! Whether you’re gearing up and planning an tailgating at an NFL game or college game (Go K-State!) we would like to give you 5 quick tailgating tips. Read the rest of this entry »

Back-to-School Vehicles for High School and College Students

By emarketing | Posted in College Cars on Thursday, August 14th, 2014 at 4:33 PM

Back-to-School Vehicles Manhattan KS

2014 dodge dart exterior rear Chances are you don’t exactly have a fortune saved up from you highschool job wherever that might have been, the grocery store, fast food, or retail and now that summer is coming to an end and you’re about to head off or return to college, you need a car of your own. There are hundreds of thousands of vehicles to choose from out there, but we’ve narrowed down the selection to just the top back-to-school vehicles in Manhattan KS. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Select the Correct Hitch for Your Vehicle

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, August 8th, 2014 at 11:02 AM

Basic Guide to Selecting a Trailer Hitch

silver 2014 nissan fronteirIt’s not an easy task to pack up everything and fit it into your car when moving to a new house, apartment, or dorm room, especially when you’re driving a car with a tiny backseat and trunk to match. Having a trailer to load everything up can free up a great deal of your cabin space, and as for workers who are hauling heavy machinery and livestock, or families towing the boat and other big toys for the weekend getaway it will be important to take into account this basic guide to selecting a trailer hitch. Read the rest of this entry »

Used and New Sports Cars in Manhattan KS

By emarketing | Posted in New Models, Used Cars on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Affordable Sports Cars Manhattan KS

2014 dodge challenger charcoalHow many of us wouldn’t love the opportunity to own a sports or at least some type of performance car that is packing plenty of power. There’s a problem we can all agree on, price. But here at Kansas State Cars, we would like to recommend some of our new and used more affordable sports cars in Manhattan, KS. Read the rest of this entry »

All about Panoramic Sunroofs and Moonroofs

By emarketing | Posted in Technology on Monday, August 4th, 2014 at 10:22 AM

Explanation of Panoramic Sunroofs and Moonroofs

2015 kia soul panoramic sunroofJust as vehicles continue to upgrade, so do the packaging options and choices as to which amenities you may prefer. Among these is a sunroof, and although this isn’t anything new, a panoramic or moonroof may be newer terminology to you. To give you a better idea of what these new types of sunroofs are capable of, we at Kansas State Cars are here to give an explanation of panoramic sunroofs and moonroofs. Read the rest of this entry »

Car-Buying Checklist

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Saturday, July 19th, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Tips for Finding the Right Vehicle for You

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2015 Kia Forte

Buying your first car or a new car is an exciting time in anyone’s life, but it’s easy to get swept up in the wildest colors, the loudest sound system, the most powerful engine, and lose sight of what you actually need.

To ensure that you are happy with the vehicle on the lot and for years to come, take a look at our tips for finding the right vehicle for you. Just when you think you’ve thought of everything, there may have been one or two things that might have slipped, but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Read the rest of this entry »

Differences in Drivetrains

By emarketing | Posted in Technology on Friday, July 18th, 2014 at 9:41 PM

Four-Wheel Drive vs All-Wheel Drive

4wd nissan rogueWhen shopping for a new car, there are numerous things to take into account of course, and a few of the major considerations include knowing the climate in which you’re living and the type of driving you typically plan on doing. You’ve seen vehicles that are listed as front-wheel or rear wheel drive, and this is fairly self-explanatory, but what about four-wheel drive vs all-wheel drive? Read the rest of this entry »

Refresher on Defensive Driving

By emarketing | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, July 10th, 2014 at 3:34 PM

Tips To Become a Better Driver

defensive driving tipsDriver’s Ed seems like ages ago for many of us, at the time when we were 16, nothing mattered more than getting your license. But now that you have been out on the road driving for five, ten, fifteen, of fifty years, it doesn’t hurt to have a little refresher on defensive driving, so Kansas State Cars would like to present tips to become a better driver. Read the rest of this entry »