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  • Everyone wants the best of the best, and we want you to get the best snowbike experence you can get. This is the review and video of our Camso DTS 129 Snowbike Kit.   "This past weekend I had one of the local bike shops ask me to come test and review the new DTS 129 kit for them, And I was absolutely blown away by it. Throughout the weekend I was able to stack the DTS side by side with the timbersled LT and new mototrax kit for a direct comparison. The thing I found so appealing to me ...

  • Here at Leduc Motors, we try our very best to make your experince with us (Start to finish) memorable! Wether it be a smile, asking how your day was, making sure we get you the best deal possible, or doing a follow up, we are a customer first business. With that being said we love to hear your comments about our serivce!      "Just purchased a 2016 Hyundai Sante Fe, staff was amazing. No pressure. Got what I wanted. Would recommend to any one looking for another vehicle. Thanks again."                   ...

  • If you have been thinking about buying your first ATV consider yourself in good company, as thousands of Canadians have fallen in love with these adrenaline-pumping machines in recent years. Keep the following tips in mind and you are sure to find something awesome! ATV vs UTV The difference between an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and a Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) comes down to whether you are looking to work or play. If you plan on ripping around for fun without a lot of gear on board an ATV is likely what you are looking for, whereas if you plan ...

  • Why buy used?

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    07/16/2016 Used Vehicles

    Finding your next vehicle requires plenty of tough decisions, from choosing the right size and features through to picking the perfect colour; however, one of the most vital factors to consider is whether to buy new or used. Despite all of the marketing hype around buying a new vehicle buying used can often be a far more savvy choice; here we will look at some of the many reasons why. Save money on the purchase Vehicle shoppers willing to do a little research can save thousands of dollars on the price of their next vehicle simply by considering pre-owned options. ...

  • Every driver should know a thing or two about his or her vehicle; after all, you never know when or where a problem might arise. Thankfully, the answer to almost any issue you could possibly have is in your vehicle owner’s manual and the following are 10 of the many reasons to get to know yours a little better this year. Warning light explanations Not all warning lights make it obvious exactly what the problem is but you can always count on your owner’s manual to interpret for you. Your manual won’t just explain the problem; it will often even ...

  • There is nothing quite like heading off the beaten track on an adventure, regardless of how long you will be out there, and when you live in a country with as much great off-roading as Canada the only hard part is deciding where to go. If you haven’t tried off-roading yet or are simply torn regarding how best to spend your time this weekend, the following are 5 reasons why you should cancel all other plans and go off-roading instead. Excitement If your work week leaves you feeling a little dead inside off-roading is the answer, because there is no ...

  • Japan has certainly produced its fair share of successful auto companies over the years, many of which have played a huge role in revolutionising the industry; however, when it comes to having a long track record of quality, diversity and success few can compare with Kawasaki.  While this impressive automaker has long been known for the style, performance and durability of its creations, there is a lot about Kawasaki that may surprise you and here we will look at a few of the lesser known facts about this award-winning company. Kawasaki turns 120 this year! Kawasaki has been around now ...

  • If you are looking for a savvy way to save a few dollars this year try using less fuel, because apart from taking a little pressure off your monthly budget, saving fuel will reduce your impact on the environment as well. Here we will take a brief look at ten ways that every driver can save on fuel this year. Slow down The faster you drive the more fuel your vehicle will consume; therefore, slowing your speed by even just a few kilometres per hour can save you a small fortune over the course of the year. If part of ...

  • Regardless of whether you are a first-time tower or have a wealth of experience behind you, every towing mission requires careful planning, thorough preparations and a safety-first approach. Ensure that you and your load make it from A to B safely by keeping the following tips in mind. Know your capacity Find out what your vehicle can safely handle and stick within these limits; otherwise, you risk doing serious damage to your ride and endangering the health and safety of you and your passengers. You will find everything you need to know about the capacity of your vehicle in your ...

  • While some vehicles are known for maintaining their value better than others, unless you put some time and effort into preparing your ride ahead of time you may be in for a nasty shock on trade in day, regardless of what it is you drive. The secret to boosting your vehicle’s value lies in taking care of a few key elements; the following savvy tips are sure to help. Upgrade ageing components  If it has been a while since you last updated your vehicle’s core components, such as the tires, brakes, windscreens or the battery, do so before you have ...

  • No vehicle is worth sending yourself broke; therefore, the only smart way to make your next vehicle purchase is by first calculating a budget that you can comfortably afford. Keep in mind that the cost of owning a vehicle is always considerably more than just its sale price and unless you can afford to cover those many extras you will struggle to keep your ride on the road. Here we will look at a few of the main expenses you should be budgeting for.   Insurance To legally drive a vehicle on Canadian roads it must be insured and coverage ...

  • There is no more important quality in a vehicle than its ability to keep you and your loved ones safe, so if you are in the market for a new ride this year make safety your number one priority. While every vehicle manufacturer will claim that their vehicles are safe, here we will take a brief look at some of the best ways to tell just how safe a car, truck or SUV really is. High tech features Advancements in technology have made modern vehicles safer than ever before, allowing for everything from lighter and stronger materials through to the ...

  • A quality vehicle can do a huge amount to keep you safe, but one of the biggest factors impacting your safety on the roads will be your own driving abilities. Even the best drivers always have room for improvement and the following are a few of the many great ways to become a better driver this year. Put down the phone! The fewer distractions you have in your vehicle the easier it will be to stay focused on the road, so start by turning off your phone and putting it somewhere out of reach. If you absolutely must be contactable ...

  • The secret to finding your perfect vehicle is to take your time, do your research and compare your options thoroughly, after all, if you get your decision right that great new ride could last you for quite a few years. To ensure that your next vehicle is just what you want and need keep the following tips in mind. Establish an affordable budget The perfect vehicle for you needs to be one that you can comfortably afford, so take a close look at your finances and establish a realistic budget before you start your vehicle search. Be sure to keep ...

  • Buying your first lifted vehicle Lifted vehicles come in many shapes and sizes, from pickup trucks and SUVs to a wide variety of off-road vehicles, with the two main types of lift being body lifts and suspension lifts, the latter allowing for larger wheels and higher clearances. The main advantages of lifted vehicles is that they provide a higher ground clearance that makes it easier to navigate potential hazards, making them particularly popular with avid off-roaders and those who work in extreme conditions. When buying a lifted vehicle second hand it is vital that everything from the tires and shocks ...

  • If you love off-roading there is no better place to live than Canada as there is a wealth of opportunities to put you and your vehicle to the test. Best of all, some of Canada’s best off-road trails can be found right here in Alberta, including the following spectacular options. Lost Knife trail If you are new to off-roading, this trail offers a fantastic way to learn the ropes while taking in the beauty of the foothills. Located just north of Waiparous Village with easy access via highway 40, this 20km trail features plenty of ups and downs to test ...

  • We sure do! There’s nothing like the strength, power and badass appearance of a lifted truck and at Leduc Motors we have made this passion a central part of our business and brand. Oil country is where guys, and even some gals, show off and outdo each other with lifts and we have what you need to get lifted. Sure, we have great inventory of lifted items. And yes, we have amazing in house lift packages. But our passion doesn’t stop there. When we want to show our customers appreciation, we know what they want and we deliver! This spring ...

  • Let’s face it, when it comes to Alberta there are the 3 main trucks we all go for the Ford F-150, Ram 1500 & Chevy Silverado. And here at Leduc Motors we are no different. Lifting these brands of truck is in high demand and we can see why. These trucks are known for working hard and looking great while doing it. But which of these trucks really work the hardest? We all want a truck that can get all the big jobs done without causing us to have to pay the price of a repair because we thought our ...

  • Frame test !!! Who do you think will win? There’s no doubt about it, when one truck emerges as the victor in a frame twist test, the immediate reaction is to claim the winning truck a superior to the loser. As you can already tell here at Leduc Motors were all about making big trucks bigger and tough trucks tougher. So when it comes to the ultimate tough test. A 2014 Dodge Ram 3500 went up against the 2014 Ford F-350 and even we weren’t sure who the winner would be. Take a look at this awesome video and see if ...