What Is Hydroplaning, and How Can You Avoid It?

Hydroplaning is a general term used to describe when a vehicle is sliding across a wet road or surface. This usually occurs when the vehicle's tires cannot get grip on the surface, and it can lead to you losing control of the vehicle.

Hydroplaning can be scary, but you can take steps to avoid it. The first way to avoid hydroplaning is to rotate and replace your tires regularly. Waiting till your tires are bald can be a major contributing factor to hydroplaning. Another way to avoid hydroplaning is to make smooth inputs when driving.

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Save the Planet and Your Pocketbook with These Fuel-Saving Tips

Without much effort at all, you can become a hero to the environment while also saving a surprising amount of money. Simply by taking steps to save fuel while you're driving, you can help the world breathe a little easier. To help you figure out where to start, here are some easy steps to save the planet and your pocketbook.

One crucial step is to keep your tires properly inflated at all times. Tires, especially those that are underinflated, cause your vehicle to work harder to move the same load in Reno, meaning you use more gas if you…

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The Easiest Ride of Your Life

When you go shopping for a brand new car, what is the one thing that stands out to you the most? Is it the look of the car? Maybe the feel. Making the decision about a new car is one of the biggest decisions that you can make. Fortunately, the Subaru WRX is a standout option in the car market because of its popularity as an AWD sports sedan.

One of the most impressive aspects of the Subaru WRX is its ability to easily maneuver corners. The car has symmetrical all-wheel drive on all models and boasts track-tuned suspension. 

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What You'll Get With the Subaru Crosstrek

If you're in the market for a compact crossover, the Subaru Crosstrek is a vehicle that you should strongly consider buying. It has almost 122 cubic feet of interior space, and it has multiple rows of seats that can fold down to create extra room to store your belongings.

While driving in Reno, you can feel good that the X-Mode system is going to provide traction on hills or wet roads. When this system is activated, the engine and transmission will work together to ensure that the vehicle doesn't skid or slide off of the road.

 

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The Subaru Ascent Was Made for Family Adventures

The Subaru Ascent is one of the most popular vehicles here at Lithia Reno Subaru. This three-row SUV has a strong appeal to families who are adventurous and fun-loving. Subaru built this SUV to go on all of your adventures with rugged features and practical enhancements.

A panoramic moonroof is just one of the Ascent's attractive features. You can let the fresh air in when the weather is nice. The raised roof rails come standard on the Ascent, and that means that you will be able to take along your bikes or kayaks with easy and secure storage. 

 

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Simple Tips For Giving Your Car A Quick And Easy Clean

There are few things more embarrassing for drivers than giving someone a ride in a downright filthy car. At Lithia Reno Subaru, we want you to be proud of the vehicle that you own. That's why we're offering two simple tips for giving your auto a quick and easy clean.

Get Rid Of What You Don't Need

Start by rounding up any junk that you've left in the car. Get rid of disposable cups and other empty beverage containers, old food wrappers, and receipts. All miscellaneous garbage can be collected within just a matter of minutes…

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A Glance at the Subaru BRZ

If you're in the market for a sports coupe in Reno, our team welcomes you to come check out the Subaru BRZ at Lithia Reno Subaru. With the BRZ, you get an abundance of noteworthy features.

The powertrain of the BRZ has a 2.0L SUBARU BOXER engine. This engine features a Dual Active Valve Control System that improves valve timing for impressive responsiveness. The engine is paired with a six-speed manual transmission that has a short-throw shifter for remarkable control of gear selection. A six-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters is available with the BRZ Limited.

 

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A Quick Look at the Subaru WRX

If you're looking for a vehicle with a great all-wheel drive, consider the Subaru WRX. It starts at just 27,495, so it's affordable as well as functional, and it can take you through all types of tough terrain. Whether you're commuting through Reno or off-roading in the surrounding areas, this is the vehicle that you'll want beneath your pedal foot.

Its fuel economy is a solid 27 mpg city and 21 mpg highway. Its horsepower can reach 268 thanks to its turbocharged, direct-injection engine, and

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An Overview of the New 2020 Subaru Legacy

The Subaru Legacy is a midsize sedan that is a very popular model in its class. Featuring one of Subaru's famous all-wheel drive systems, the 2020 Subaru Legacy is a vehicle that is very capable.

Performance The new 2020 Subaru Legacy produces 260 horsepower through its flat-four engine design all while achieving 27 miles per gallon in the city and 35 miles per gallon on the highway. Cargo Space The 2020 Subaru Legacy provides a total volume of 105.5 cubic-feet of cargo space to its occupants.

Test Drive a Subaru Legacy with Us Come experience the many capabilities…

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Better Braking Means Having Regular Brake Service

Lithia Reno Subaru knows that you care about keeping your car or SUV in good condition with regular maintenance. Brake service is one of the most important types of vehicle care. Avoiding regular maintenance on your car's brakes can put you at risk for an accident.

Brakes are a complex matter. The braking system of a car has multiple parts such as rotors, fluid lines, and brake pads. All of these have to be working properly. Otherwise, the entire braking system is affected.

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