Are Teen Drivers Entitled to a New Car from Mom and Dad?

By Product Expert | Posted in Financing, Tips and Tricks on Friday, January 11th, 2019 at 10:17 PM
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Should I Give My Teenager a New Car?

Since the 1950s, cars have been a huge part of teen culture. Many remember taking the family car out on the town with friends or even working odd jobs to save up for one of their own. Nowadays, older generations lament that today’s teens are spoiled and entitled. While this is a generalization and certainly not true for all teenagers, it doesn’t help when today’s movies and TV shows portray teenagers driving brand-new luxury cars that were gifts from their parents on their 16th birthday. This can make parents wonder if they should be giving their teen driver a brand-new car when they pass the driving test. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Best Ways to Drive in the Snow in Vermont?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety Info, Tips and Tricks on Monday, December 31st, 2018 at 11:59 PM
Vehicle driving on a snow-covered road

Safety Tips for Driving in the Snow

Vermont is one of the best states to visit during the winter season thanks to the gorgeous scenery and abundance of ski hills (move over, Colorado!) and sugarhouses. While we love the snow, it does make driving a little more dangerous if you are not careful. Luckily, we have some tips to help keep you and other drivers safe: Read the rest of this entry »

Ring in 2019 with a Used Vehicle from Poulin Auto Sales!

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership Information on Monday, December 31st, 2018 at 11:52 PM
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Used Vehicles for Sale in Barre and Colchester, VT

What are your resolutions for 2019? Is one of them driving in a different vehicle? Look no further than our dealership! At our Barre and Colchester locations, we offer a HUGE selection of used vehicles that with make your 2019 the best year ever! Read the rest of this entry »

Going Ice Fishing in Vermont? Make Sure the Ice is Thick Enough!

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety Info, Tips and Tricks on Friday, December 28th, 2018 at 9:55 PM
Ice Shack on a Lake During the WInter

How Thick Should Lake Ice Be So I Can Drive on It?

One of the best things about living in Vermont is the winter season. There is skiing, snowmobiling, and of course ice fishing. Many people who ice fish love driving their vehicle on the ice to their favorite fishing spot. That can be disastrous if you are not careful. Luckily, we are sharing a guide to help you determine if that ice is thick enough! Read the rest of this entry »

Shop for Your Home for the Holidays Vehicle at Poulin Auto Sales!

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership Information on Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 at 10:45 PM
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High-Quality Used Vehicles for Sale in Barre and Colchester, VT

During the holiday season, many folks will be venturing up to Vermont to either see loved ones or try to experience a White Christmas of their own. Still, many of us Vermont residents will be traveling during the holiday season as well. No matter our destination is a few towns away or a few states away, we need a dependable vehicle that can handle the snow and carry our family and gifts! Read the rest of this entry »

What are Some Great Ways to Avoid Drinking and Driving This Holiday Season?

By Product Expert | Posted in Safety Info, Tips and Tricks on Friday, November 30th, 2018 at 2:12 PM
Drunk driver reaching for the car keys

With winter upon us, many of us are excited to curl up in front of the fireplace, turn on a holiday movie, and sip on some hot cocoa. For a little extra zing, some of us might be tempted to add a shot of peppermint schnapps to the hot cocoa. This is totally okay as long as you are of age and plan to stay home for the rest of the evening. However, the winter season – especially during December – usually means parties galore and you might find yourself attending several. If this is the case, we recommend that you do not drink and drive. Drunk driving accidents happen way too often, and we do not want you to become another statistic this holiday season. To help you avoid being involved in a drunk driving accident, we have a few tips for you. Read the rest of this entry »

How Can I Make a Holiday Season Road Trip More Fun?

By Product Expert | Posted in Fun Stuff on Thursday, November 29th, 2018 at 5:41 PM

Road Trip Activities During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is a popular time to travel – especially if we have relatives living far away. Driving to visit relatives during the holiday season, and not just because they like to get in your business. You have the weather and traffic to worry about, and if you have kids, you need to figure out a way to keep them entertained during the long hours on the road. We can’t help with the weather or the traffic, but we have some fun road trip activities for you and your family! Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Best Christmas Albums to Listen to in My Car?

By Product Expert | Posted in Fun Stuff on Thursday, November 29th, 2018 at 5:27 PM
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Best Christmas Albums for Driving

During the holiday season, many radio stations play Christmas music non-stop. While we love Christmas music, we admit that hearing the same songs over and over can get really annoying – and if we are listening to a conventional radio in our vehicle, we could eventually get out of range if we are traveling great distances to get home for the holidays. Luckily, many of the used vehicles in our inventory come with a CD player or infotainment system with music streaming so you can listen to your choice of music. To help make your ride more fun, we are sharing some of our favorite Christmas albums. Read the rest of this entry »

How Do I Transport Thanksgiving Dinner in My Vehicle?

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Monday, November 19th, 2018 at 6:19 PM
Table set with a Thanksgiving feast

Tips for Transporting a Holiday Meal in a Vehicle

Cooking a Thanksgiving dinner is a lot of work for one person, so many of us contribute to the meal by bringing along one of the dishes. Sounds like a solid plan, right? It might seem like it until we are ready to leave for our hostess’ home and we need to get our food in our vehicle – and try to drive without any spilling. Luckily, we have created a chart that lists the best method of transporting your dish. Read the rest of this entry »

Where can we watch football?

By Product Expert | Posted in Fun Stuff, Local Events on Monday, September 10th, 2018 at 6:59 PM
Family watching football

Best Sports Bars near Montpelier VT 

Football season is underway. It’s time to throw the ball around, grille some food, and enjoy time with friends and family before the game begin. If you need a place to watch the game, we have a list of the best sports bars near Montpelier VT for you to choose from. Read the rest of this entry »