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How to Replace a Flat Tire

Having a basic understanding of your car and how it works has plenty of benefits, from saving you money to keeping you from being stranded for hours. Knowing how to change your tire in the event of a flat can save you both time and money.

Don't attempt to change a flat on a grassy or muddy surface. Make sure you car is parked on asphalt or similarly sturdy ground. Set your parking brake and turn off the engine before slightly loosening the lug nuts on the flat. Raise your car on the jack and loosen the lug nuts…

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Winter Tires: Made Specifically for that Season

You don’t have to change your tires from winter to summer, but you would be far better off for doing so. For those who don’t know, there are tires designed for the various seasons that occur. Winter tires are specifically crafted to have better traction on icy and cold roads.

Some people have taken this idea and decided that it might be smart to use winter tires all year long. However, that is not a good idea because of the very way that those tires are designed. Winter tires have trouble holding up when it comes time for…

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Learning How to Protect Your Car from Salt Corrosion

Salt used to melt snow and ice on the road can have the opposite impact on your vehicle. The team at The Sharpe Collection wanted to share some tips for keeping that salt from damaging your paint or undercarriage.

Make it a point to get your vehicle to a car wash at least every ten days this season. Hand washing the exterior is not enough because salt gets trapped under the vehicle and begins to corrode moving parts quickly. If left to rust, that salt will cause the brakes and suspension to fail in time, costing you far more in…

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Staying Safe and Protected with BMW Road Hazard Tire Coverage

Whether it's a new BMW or one you've owned for a while, at some point you will experience a breakdown caused by a flat tire. Most flat tires are caused by objects on the road, such as glass, metal or a nail. However, it can also be caused by a pothole, especially this time of the year.

We want you to stay safe, and to remind you that eligible BMW tires are covered for tire replacement through the BMW Road Hazard Tire Coverage. The coverage begins from the first day of tire ownership and remains in effect for…

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Explore the BMW X1

Each member of our team understands the importance of finding a vehicle that has both style and functionality. You want a vehicle that has the power and precision to handle every turn while also having a design that makes heads turn.

Introducing the BMW X1 series, this luxury subcompact SAV has an available Head-Up Display. With the Head-Up Display, you can view driving directions and speed limits right on the windshield. This allows you to stay focused on the road ahead and get to your destination. 

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Meet the 2019 Jaguar XJ

Jaguar has long been prized by owners who love the luxury, power and performance the vehicles provide. The exterior of the 2019 models fit all of these qualifications. See the lineup for the year at our Jaguar sales location. Treat yourself to a test drive.

The overall exterior teardrop design is intentional to prohibit drag and enhance fuel economy. The body is also wide and low to the ground to make handling a breeze. Flowing lines from front to back exude elegance. 

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Jaguar Joins the Electric Car Market

Luxury brand Jaguar adds an all-electric vehicle to its lineup. The Jaguar I-Pace is a performance SUV and the company's first all-electric vehicle. I-Pace offers convenient charging and one of the highest ranges available.

Charging is always hassle-free with I-Pace. Plug-in at home or when you're away. It's an option when it's sunny, raining or even when there's snow. The charging system is self-contained, and the charge point is behind the front wheel-arch, which is both discreet and convenient.  

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Ride in Luxury in a BMW 7 Series Sedan

The BMW 7 Series is a top-of-the-line sedan. It offers an array of quality features that any driver would appreciate, and there are a few different versions available at The Sharpe Collection.

Almost everything seems responsive in the car. The front grille moves back and forth depending on how much air is needed to cool things down, the ambient lighting can be customized, and you can use voice controls or a touchscreen to access information. Additionally, the Active Protection System can predict accidents and then close windows, tighten seatbelts, and activate post-crash braking. 

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Overview of BMW's X Models

BMW's entry into the popular luxury SUV class is the X Series, a collection of crossover models that have the sport utility modern drivers seek coupled with the luxury, technology and performance options associated with finer automobiles. Traverse the highway or off-road with equal ease in comfort and unparalleled safety.

With classic BMW styling that includes the iconic kidney-shaped front grille, the X Series features four-door hatchback convenience, aerodynamic design and a powerful engine. 

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How to Choose a Truck Bed Liner

When you bought your truck, it likely had a drop-in liner. This is an efficient choice that offers protection against loads that you drop into the truck. If you need to replace it or want a different type, there are a few choices. One option is a spray-on liner. It is sprayed on at the dealership. It's a good choice if you work with chemicals.

Another option is the bed rug. It's cushioned and is a good choice if you take your dogs with you or sometimes get into the truck's bed and crawl on your knees…

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