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3 Holiday Activities in Fort Collins

It's Holiday time in lovely Fort Collins, Colorado! We at Colorado Motor Car Co. understand just how important this time of year is. That’s why we’re taking a break from selling the best used trucks in Fort Collins to give you a heads up on all of the fascinating things to do this holiday season.

It’s a time to spend with your family and loved ones and possibly reconnect with loved ones that you’ve lost touch with. And if you’re going to be spending so much time with family, then you might want something to do to create those warm and fuzzy memories.

We’ve created a list of the top things to do around Fort Collins for the holidays this year. So bundle up the kids and prepare to be amazed at all of the fun stuff to do this Yuletide



Winter Truck Driving Tips

Winter in Northern Colorado can be a very dangerous time. Especially if you're going to be driving. That is why it's important to do everything you can to be as safe as possible. We at Colorado Motorcar Co understand that these conditions can test even the most experienced of drivers. That's why we've put together a list of the top winter driving tips to help you get through the winter months unscathed.


How to Get the Best Radio Reception in Your Truck

We know, Fort Collins, you want the truck windows down and the radio blasting on high, but you also want different stations to choose from. It can be incredibly frustrating when your car just can't find a signal and all you're left with is white noise. A few tweaks to your truck and that will be a problem of the past.



Why Families Need a Truck and Not a Van

Pickup trucks are very useful as family vehicles and notably fun to drive. There are many advantages that a truck has in comparison to vans. Pickup trucks can help make your job easier in that you can conveniently move just about anything. The larger the truck's bed, the more load you can transport.


Make Your Truck Sing With These Custom Horns

From animal sounds to train whistles, with a custom air horn, you can accessorize your truck like never before. It's a simple way to play any sound you want in place of your standard horn—and it gives your vehicle a big boost of personality. Read on to learn how to make your truck sing with custom horns.

Choosing Tires for Your Truck

One of the most important choices that you will ever make for your truck is choosing the right tires. Trucks are purpose-built vehicles that can be tailored to fit a lot of different situations based on how they are configured. Your tires are critically important because they connect your truck to the road. If you drive a truck, here are some tips for choosing the best tires for your needs.


How to Safely Drive a Truck in the Rain

Driving a truck safely in the rain is a little bit different than driving a car safely in the rain. The overall weight of a truck and the way the weight is distributed is much different than a car. The lightest part of a truck is the bed, and right under the bed is the drive wheels. This can make driving a truck in the rain a little bit trickier than you would think.