Reasons to Buy a Certified Pre-Owned BMW

If you’re looking for very good used vehicle that is stylish, great performing and filled with luxuries and amenities, come to Rick Hill BMW and check out our selection of Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) BMW vehicles. Where else but at our dealership could you become an owner of a late model BMW without breaking the bank. There are many reasons you may want to buy a CPO BMW.

  • CPO BMW vehicles are late model vehicles.
  • CPO BMW vehicles have fewer than 60,000 miles, so they are good for many years and many more miles.
  • The BMW vehicles have undergone…
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Hydroplaning Advice for Kingsport Drivers

Here at Rick Hill BMW, we're committed to keeping you safe and informed. That's why we're sharing these tips for how to avoid hydroplaning. Having a basic understanding of this phenomenon and how to handle it can help you stay calm if it happens to you.

You can avoid your risk of sliding on wet roads if you make sure to replace your tires regularly and have them rotated and balanced as recommended. Slowing down in rainy weather and trying to avoid puddles or standing water are also good preventative measures.

If you find yourself hydroplaning, try…

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How to Clean Your Car’s Engine

Cleaning your car’s engine is as essential as cleaning its body. The benefits of cleaning the engine include spotting and repairing a minor problem before it becomes major. It also ensures that there is no accumulation of debris that causes corrosion. You should note that there are many methods that you can use to clean your engine. Here is one that you can consider.

Begin by removing any debris that might be in the engine. Doing this prevents any fire hazards. The next step is for you to cover all the exposed wires. This is to ensure that there…

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Save Time, Money and Hassle with the BMW Service and Maintenance Program

The BMW service and maintenance program is a perfect complement to any BMW-branded vehicle, and it’s something that you should consider taking advantage of whether you’re buying an X5, M3, i8 or any other popular model from the BMW line-up. You can get all the details today by visiting Rick Hill BMW for more information.

The BMW service plan makes caring for your vehicle more timely and cost-effective. You’ll receive preferential pricing for the work that your automobile needs, and you can count on being back on the road again in no time after routine service, in-depth…

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BMW 4 Series Features Redesigned Exterior

Clean design and bold exterior styling are what buyers can expect from vehicles in the BMW Series 4 line. Building off Series 3 vehicles, the Series 4 features a redesigned front end and a more elegant roofline. Rick Hill BMW has a great selection of Series 4 cars that feature with 255-hp turbo four or 382-hp turbocharged inline six engines.

The Series 4 comes in several different models, including the 430i coupe, the 430i convertible, the M44i, the M440i coupe and the M440i convertible. The 440i is a hybrid that include a 48-volt electrical engine. Whichever 4 Series model 

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New BMW Tire Replacement Coverage

BMW outfits its vehicles with only the finest tires, each with a substantial dollar value attached. That's why our Rick Hill BMW team is stoked to learn about the BMW Road Hazard Tire Coverage. What is it? A gift. Read on to find out.

Full Tire Replacement up to $600

With the new BMC Road Hazard Tire Coverage, you get complete tire replacement up to $600. If you purchase tires from a BMW Tire Center or a BMW dealership, and a road hazard renders the tires useless, you can submit a claim and get brand new BMW tires. The…

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BMW 2 Series Overview

BMW came out with several models of the 2 Series to combine the best powertrain, engine performance, and handling depending on what drivers want. The 2 Series offers a turbocharged 2-liter four-cylinder that delivers 248 horsepower. It comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission, but there are manual options.

The newest design is the Gran Coupe 2 Series, which has a 2-liter turbo-four. It delivers 228 horsepower. However, the upgraded M235i Gran Coupe puts out 301 horsepower and 331 lb-ft of torque. If looking for high 

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The BMW i8 Is Stunning

BMW is known for building quality vehicles, and with the i8, the company is really getting a lot of attention. The BMW i8 is a plug-in hybrid that has room for two people. As a high-performing sports car, it's fun and exciting, and it has many luxurious amenities to give you a treat as you drive around Kingsport.

At Rick Hill BMW, we're intrigued by the fact that the i8 has almost 270 horsepower. It uses a turbocharged engine along with two electric motors to create such power. Acceleration is quick, and driving is responsive. If you love…

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Make Your Next Vehicle a Well-designed BMW X3

The BMW X3 crossover has been engineered to take versatility and dependability to the next level. If you’re in the market for a new sports-activity vehicle for your family or business, the team at Rick Hill BMW is standing by to tell you about the many ways that the X3 can make traveling more comfortable and convenient in Kingsport and beyond.

The X3 comes with several different powertrain options that include a four-cylinder turbo engine, an inline six-cylinder engine and a hybrid-powered engine. The base model is capable of generating just under 

 

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Simple Tips for Sharing the Road with Bicyclists

Driving alongside a bicyclist can be simpler than you think. You don't have to become nervous or irritated by them being on the road with you if you know the simple way to share the road with them. Here are some helpful tips from Rick Hill BMW.

There should be at least three feet of space in between you and the bike when you're driving. If you have to pass or drive alongside them, this provides enough space for optimal safety.

Don't drive erratically. If you're swerving in and out of traffic, speeding or flying through…

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