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How Does the 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee Compare to the Ford Expedition?

 With both Jeep and Ford rolling out important changes to their 2015 models, you might be on the fence when considering which SUV is better for you and your family. For the best in functionality and style, which do you choose: the Jeep Grand Cherokee or the Ford Expedition? 

Although they have some great similarities that make them stand-out vehicles, there are notable differences that become apparent when the two are compared. We hope we…
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Leasing vs. Buying a Car: Which Option is Best for You?

 

If there's one thing Bettenhausen Automotive knows, it's the importance of addressing the specific needs of each customer. We know that your taste is unique, and we want to help you make the best decision regarding your next vehicle. So which is better: leasing or buying a car?

It all depends! At Bettenhausen, we offer both buying and leasing options and want our customers to make an educated decision based on their own needs. To begin, ask yourself these questions: 

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Bettenhausen Auto Group Unveils Custom Wrapped FIAT Models for Local High Schools

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Fiat's "Endless Fun" continues in Tinley Park, Illinois as Bettenhausen Automotive partners with Bremen High School District 228 to spread some school spirit in the community. Four custom wrapped Fiat 500 models were distributed to local high schools in the district: Tinley Park High School, Bremen High School, Hillcrest High School, and Oak Forest High School. Advertising Director John Doolin was committed to embodying each school's spirit in the car's design.

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Comparison: RAM 1500 vs. Ford F-150

Last month at the Bettenhausen Automotive blog, we compared the RAM 1500 to its neck-in-neck rival the Chevy Silverado. This time around, we thought we’d look at how the RAM 1500 stacks up against the once formidable Ford F-150.

For decades the F-150 has held the mantle as America's best-selling pickup truck, but is it still the industry leader? According to Motor Trend, the RAM 1500 has gained significant ground on the F-150, winning the 2013 and 2014 Truck of the Year awards. While the F-150...

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Attention, College Students: Back to School Car Shopping

The golden days of summer are ending soon, and then it’s back to school time. If you’re bound for a university this fall, especially one that isn’t close to home, it’s time to ponder buying your first car.

At Bettenhausen Auto Group, we have a lot of experience in guiding prospective car buyers and their parents. We hear the same questions and concerns year after year, so here’s our advice…
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7 Car Add-Ons People Swear They Couldn't Live Without

Here at the Bettenhausen Automotive Group, our customers ask us a lot of questions about add-ons to their vehicles. Whether you’re looking to add value, increase safety, or simply enhance your driving pleasure, these “extras” can become the things drivers can’t live without. So we’ve rounded up an informal list of the most popular add-ons requested by our customers.
  1. GPS Navigation: It’s important to know where you’re going. Our Uconnect…
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Bettenhausen blog - RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado

The 2014 Ram 1500 and the Chevrolet Silverado tied for first-place in US News & World Report’s ranking of the best full-size pickup trucks. But are these two really created equal? To help our customers make informed decisions when purchasing their next truck, our Bettenhausen Automotive Group staff decided to take a closer look at the two.

Numbers don’t lie and for long-haul performance, the Ram 1500 edges out the Chevrolet Silverado in several…
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