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  • Ghibli

    2014 Maserati Ghibli

    When you first lay eyes on a Maserati, your first impression is likely to ponder how fast it will go around a track; but you would be missing the true essence of these fine works of automotive craftsmanship. Maserati’s Italian styling is about feeling. It’s like opening a fine wine, that even before you pop…

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  • Summerize

    Summer-ize your car!

    Whenever I tell someone to get their vehicle prepared for summer they quickly ask, “is that a thing?” The answer is absolutely. Summer-ization is in fact just as important as winter-ization. I’m also sure most of us would rather being thinking about warmer weather as well so here’s your chance to look ahead. Tires Sure,…

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  • ExtraMile

    How to get your car to go that extra mile

    Today’s car owners are keeping their vehicles on the road longer, and it’s not uncommon to find autos with odometer readings of 200,000, 300,000 or more. While increasingly common, that kind of longevity still merits bragging rights. So how can you reach the six-figure mile-mark? The answer is as simple as listening to your car,…

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  • i3

    Plugging In: My first day with the new BMW i3

    Plugging in. My first day with the all-new, all-electric, BMW i3! I was nervous and excited all at the same time. BMW Sudbury had actually left something on the lot for me. At the break of dawn I was in well before anyone would start the day. I had the keys to something monumental. I…

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  • HerbSQ

    “Few Car Buyers Start Out Knowing Exactly What They Want.”

    I recently read a March 6th article from Ward’s Auto, an industry publication, written by Steve Finlay titled “Few Car Buyers Start Out Knowing Exactly What They Want.” In the article, Mr. Finlay states, “Car buyers’ minds are far from made up when they enter the market. “There’s a lot of cross-shopping, and not just…

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  • DiningPlaybook

    Herb Chamber’s Sponsors NESN’s “The Dining Playbook”

    The Herb Chambers Companies will be the title sponsor of the new dining show on NESN called “The Dining Playbook”. NESN, also known as New England Sports Network, is the home for Bruins and Red Sox television coverage. The Dining Playbook with Billy and Jenny is a sports fans’ playbook to the New England dining…

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  • Should you service at a dealership or an independant repair shop?

    It probably won’t surprise you what my answer is to this question. Of course I think the dealer, particularly The Herb Chambers Companies, is a better choice. I obviously know my answer seems self-serving. However, I have plenty of facts to back up my contention. Conventional wisdom is that bringing your vehicle to an independent…

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  • How the internet has changed the Auto Industry

    Isn’t it amazing how the Internet has changed the way we do so many things? That is no truer than in the automobile industry. Prior to the Internet, a typical client would have to visit many car dealerships over many weeks to look at different makes and models. They did have some resources, like Consumer…

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  • 5 trends in the Automobile Industry

    I came across this article written by New York Times Contributor, Jim Motavalli, in his blog posted on 12/23/2013. In it, Motavalli writes about 5 trends in the Automobile Industry to consider if you are thinking about getting a new vehicle in 2014. It is all really good news and I wanted to share it…

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  • Happy Holidays!

    I feel that I may have received my gift a bit early this year as The Herb Chambers Companies were once again recognized as being one of The Boston Globe’s Top Places to Work! This is the 5th year recognized (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013) and I am so proud that we have earned…

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  • A Tribute to a Hero

    I don’t normally talk about the things that we do to “give back” to the people and communities that that we serve. This month I had a very moving and fulfilling experience and since it made its way to the press, I wanted to share it with you. I do this with some trepidation. I…

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