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July 6, 2015
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Quick Lube Services at Performance Chevrolet

As your neighborhood Chevy dealer, we’re proud to introduce a new and exciting addition to our certified auto service center: our all-new Quick Lube Program! What is the Quick Lube program you ask? Let’s just say it’ll be the easiest service experience you will ever have!


Full-Service in Under 45-Minutes

At Performance Chevrolet, we understand just how valuable your time is. Our goal is to get you in and out as quickly and as conveniently as possible. The all-new Quick Lube services eliminate the hassle of waiting in long lines or dropping your car off to be serviced. Continue Reading →

June 9, 2015
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Your Complete Guide to Sacramento’s 4th of July Firework Displays

Here at Performance Chevrolet, we know how to appreciate a good firework show, and luckily Sacramento and the surrounding areas has plenty of them to offer. The 4th of July falls on a Saturday this year, so many displays run for the entire weekend, allowing you to visit more than one display, or make a weekend trip to one of the displays further from the city. These firework displays are the perfect way to celebrate our Nation’s Independence, no matter which one you choose, you can’t go wrong!

placer county lake tahoe fireworks display

Placer County, Lake Tahoe

This firework show is a fairly far from downtown Sacramento, about two hours to be exact, but is one of our favorite 4th of July destinations in all of California. Placer County knows how to do Independence Day weekend right, hosting fireworks and a beach party on King’s Beach starting Friday July 3rd, and continuing around Lake Tahoe for the whole weekend. Continue Reading →

May 1, 2015
by kellyy

May is for Moms at Performance Chevy

April showers bring May flowers – just in time for Mother’s Day! This year Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 10,, and in case you forgot or are just running behind, we’ve made it easy for you by assembling a list of go-to items that any mom would love. Funny thing, if it’s a big year for Mom, these gifts would go great with any of our New or Used models, be sure to check them out!


Moms love a little bit of flare wherever they go, so we know she’ll love any of these awesome antenna toppers for under $6. If she’s a fan of cute, this Ladybug or Butterfly will be perfect, or help her rep the cool California Sun in style with this ball topper! Continue Reading →

April 14, 2015
by kellyy

A Recent Graduate’s Guide to Buying a Car


There is a good reason they call these ceremonies “commencement exercises.”  Graduation is not the end; it’s the beginning. ~Orrin Hatch

Transitioning from the classroom to the meeting room is not always as smooth as you anticipated before graduation. Although college gives you the education you need to land your dream job, it doesn’t always offer the life skills you need to make important decisions in the real world. One important decision many college graduates are faced with is buying a car. Continue Reading →

March 12, 2015
by kellyy

12 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Garage and Your Chevy


Its springtime here in Sacramento and that can only mean two things: Allergy sufferers are feeling miserable and it’s time once again for that annual ritual of spring cleaning that most of us dread.

Perhaps it’s best to tackle the most difficult jobs first, that way the rest of your spring cleaning chores will seem so much easier. So take a deep breath, open your garage door, and let’s get started!

Back in the day, garages were meant to protect cars from the elements and even guard against possible theft. But if you’re like most folks, your garage may have become a gigantic storage area for lots, and lots, and lots of stuff. So now is the time to be brutally honest and ask yourself: “Do I really, really need to keep that old exercise treadmill that I used…uh…only a couple of times? Or can I finally part ways with my cherished collection of cereal boxes?” (Okay, that’s just a little weird.) Continue Reading →

February 6, 2015
by kellyy

2015 Corvette Stingray C7

“Stingray is the perfect combination of precision performance, ingenious design and brilliant engineering.” – Chevrolet


The 2015 Corvette Stingray C7 is one for all car lovers! From its sleek design, sculpted aerodynamic lines, to its LED-framed headlights and powerful engine, the Chevrolet Corvette StingrayC7 is sure to be a head turner.

The 2015 Stingray C7 has a seductive 6.2 liter LT1 V8 engine with 460 horsepower and available 465 ft. lbs. of raw, uninhibited torque that allows drivers to go from 0-60 in 3.8 seconds. Continue Reading →

December 8, 2014
by kellyy

2014 Chevy Holiday Gift Buying Guide

Chevy Truck

At Performance Chevrolet, we live, eat, and breathe Chevy products. So when the subject of gifts for Chevy lovers like us came up, we decided to offer up our own Chevy Holiday Gift Buying Guide for the Chevy lover in your household. We hope that it will help you find that perfect Chevy accessory or unique Chevy-inspired present to put under the tree (or in your driveway) this holiday season.

Go Retro!
We found a number of unique Chevy-themed gifts that take you back in time at They include such distinctive items as: Continue Reading →

November 11, 2014
by kellyy

Best Sacramento Black Friday Shopping Deals from Performance Chevrolet


If you want to avoid the annual Black Friday stampede at the “big-box” stores, driving around and around looking for a parking space at the hopelessly jammed local mall, or being stuck in a checkout line which seems to stretch to infinity and beyond, we have the answer to all of this Black Friday holiday shopping madness. Continue Reading →

October 3, 2014
by kellyy

Thanksgiving Recipes from Performance Chevy

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. You’re probably starting to think of new recipes to wow your in-laws. We might be car experts but we also know a thing or two about delicious Thanksgiving recipes. Since Thanksgiving is a pumpkin themed holiday, here’s a list of Performance Chevy’s famous pumpkin inspired recipes:

Pumpkin Cheesecake Continue Reading →