Archive for the ‘Comparison’ Category

What is the Difference Between an SUV And a Crossover?

Thursday, May 5th, 2022
Differences between crossover and SUV models

SUV vs. Crossover: What’s the difference?

If you’re looking for a vehicle that’s bigger than a sedan or a hatchback, chances are you might be looking for an SUV or a crossover. Both these vehicles offer more space than other vehicles, and while they may have similar body styles, there are still some differences that set them apart. Does an SUV suit your lifestyle better or a crossover? This blog from Carville’s Auto Mart in Grand Junction, CO, tries to answer that question. So, keep reading.  


Figure out which pickup truck is best for you!

Tuesday, September 29th, 2020
RAM 1500 vs Chevy Silverado vs Ford F-150

Comparison of RAM 1500 vs Chevy Silverado vs Ford F-150

When it comes time to buy a used pick-up truck, shoppers are met with a ton of different options to choose from. Today, we’re going to take a look at a video comparing the Ford F-150, Ram 1500 and Chevy Silverado so you can get a closer look at each model and see which is your favorite. Watch the video below to learn more!


What is the Difference Between Bumper and Gooseneck Trailers?

Thursday, February 13th, 2020
2020 Jeep Gladiator hauling a boat

When you need to haul or tow something, you usually call the person with the truck. Trucks are made to do the heavy lifting that other vehicles can’t do. It can be grueling sometimes, but it is also a satisfying feeling to know you are able to take on any challenge. 


Should I Slam on the Brakes on the Snow?

Saturday, September 28th, 2019
Help written in snow on a windshield

The dangers of winter are pretty well known at this point. We know how road conditions can quickly worsen and what that can do to our cars. Most people have been through a winter or two in these rough conditions, but it never hurts to think about safe driving tips.


What is the Difference Between Inline and V-Shaped Engines?

Friday, September 27th, 2019
Fluids being put into an engine

It is hard to understate the importance of the engine. Cars won’t get very far if you don’t have an engine under the hood. You want a good and efficient engine, but there can be so many different ones to choose from.


Are the Ford F-150 and the F-250 Different?

Saturday, August 24th, 2019
Red Ford Super Duty towing trailer with clearance lights prominently shown on roof

Trucks are some of the most coveted vehicles on the road. They are big and powerful, unlike anything else you can find. People with a lot of work to do usually go for a truck. The dependability and reliability they provide is unparalleled.


Is a Diesel or Gas Engine Better For a Truck?

Monday, July 22nd, 2019
Fluids being put into an engine

Is there anything more important than the engine of your truck? The engine is what provides the power for your vehicle. An engine is also important because your car or truck isn’t going anywhere without one.


How are a sunroof and a moonroof different?

Friday, December 8th, 2017
Young woman peeking her head and torso out of open sunroof during summer

Especially in areas with as picturesque scenery as Colorado’s Western Slope, many consumers will opt for another view of the landscape than just a windshield and door windows. Here at Carville’s Auto Mart, we have plenty of top-tier vehicles that offer either a sunroof or moonroof, but there are many consumers that don’t know which one is right for them. We’ve often heard the question, “How are a sunroof and a moonroof different?” And today we’ll show you what each of these portals to the outside world can bring to the table!  (more…)

Should you buy winter or all-season tires?

Monday, September 18th, 2017
Winter tires vs. All-Season tires for a used vehicle

Winter tires vs. All-Season tires for a used vehicle 

Though it’s probably the last thing on anyone’s mind right now, once the falling leaves are cleared away it’s time to start prepping for colder winter weather. To get yourself prepared, two of the most popular options for any car are winter and all-season tires. Though both have their own unique advantages, many drivers are unsure of which tire is best for them. Today we’ll show you which one fits your situation better!   (more…)

Should you buy a crossover or SUV?

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
Differences between crossover and SUV models

Differences between crossover and SUV models

If you’re looking for a larger vehicle to suit your needs on the daily commute or long road trips, there’s no doubt that you’ve taken a look at either a crossover or SUV. Though both carry their own distinct advantages for you as a driver, there’s no denying that there are some pretty significant comparisons to cover. So, come and join our Carville’s Auto Mart team today as we take a look at the differences between crossover and SUV models! (more…)