RICK HILL BMW AUTO BLOG

Winter Tires Are Worth Looking Into

When driving in the snow and sleet, your grip on the road is everything. You always need to feel safe when you're driving, and confidence is a key part of that. Winter tires could give you the confidence you need in your vehicle's traction control. At Rick Hill BMW, we can definitely vouch for that.

The reason driving in the winter can be so dangerous isn't just because of the snow and ice on the road. When it gets cold, your tire's rubber becomes stiff and solid, and is therefore unable to grip the road as…

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Restore Your Headlights With These Simple And Easy To Use Remedies

The headlights of your vehicle illuminate the road in front of you. When they get cloudy, the light may get dimmer and reduce your visibility when driving at night. We at Rick Hill BMW have compiled a quick guide on how you can restore your headlights on your own with a few simple touches.

The first DIY remedy for clearing headlights involves the use of insect repellents containing the substance DEET. Simply spray the insect repellent containing DEET on your headlights and then scrub for a little while. Be careful not to get the repellent on your vehicle's paint…

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Two Things That Every Driver Should Know About Fuel Economy

While efficient driving and good car maintenance are both key parts of getting good fuel economy, there are many other factors that can affect your gas mileage. Kingsport drivers who find themselves spending more at the pump than usual, simply have to identify the underlying cause of their increased fuel use and make the necessary changes. At Rick Hill BMW, we're eager to help local motorists cut their spending in this area.

Outside Temperatures Can Affect Your Fuel Economy

Surprisingly, gas use for many people often fluctuates in accordance with the outside weather.
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Features of the BMW X1

The BMW X1 is a luxury subcompact SUV that has all the character you'd expect from a BMW. There are many amenities that make this SUV stand out from other vehicles of its kind on the road.

The BMW X1 has a redesigned exterior that gives it a sporty style. This SUV looks stylish and sporty with LED fog lamps, new front and rear bumpers, and a larger connected kidney grille.

The BMW X1 also offers seamless technology. The designers of this vehicle knew that technology is evolving the world around us. With this in mind, they designed the…

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BMW 5 Series Boasts Host of Upgrades

Drivers who want the ultimate in automotive luxury turn to the BMW 5 Series to fit all of their needs. This popular midsize luxury sedan is available in a myriad of trims, including a hybrid version, to allow you to design a vehicle that will make you beyond happy.

For an incredible amount of power on the roads of Kingsport, you would be wise to consider the M550i xDrive with its V-8 engine boasting 523 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque. The 5 Series now features the patented iDrive 7.0 Operating System. 

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The 2020 BMW X3 Is A Versatile Sport Activity Vehicle That Deserves A Closer Look

Not every vehicle is the right fit to get you where you need and do the things you want in and around [location]. If, for instance, you live an active lifestyle, then you'll want a vehicle to match. The 2020 BMW X3 is a Sports Activity Vehicle made for the adventure that is your life.

Upon arrival at Rick Hill BMW, the benefits of the BMW X3 will become clear. For the xDrive30i and sDrive30i models of the X3 SAV, there is a 248-horsepower engine that delivers 0-60 mph speed in 6.0 seconds. If perhaps you want a…

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BMW i8 Features: Attention to Detail and Power Under the Hood

The popular performance EV, the BMW i8, is here at Rick Hill BMW. Today, we're going to highlight and discuss a couple of this sporty and fashionable vehicle's features to get you better acquainted with the BMW i8.

Attention to The Fine Details

The BMW i8 Ultimate Sophisto edition features an Accaro E-Copper leather interior upholstery as well as distinguished controls made from ceramic. The attention paid to this luxurious interior raises the bar for sporty design.

Power Under the Hood
 
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Commute Safe And Technologically Sound In The BMW 3 Series


The new BMW 3 Series is a popular small luxury sedan or wagon equipped with so much great technology and safety features that other cars in its class just don't have. At Rick Hill BMW we want to put you inside a car that you enjoy driving; so let's take a closer look at the 3 Series to understand why it's going to be the best next purchase for you.

Incredibly Safe

The 3 Series is equipped with safety features that take the stress out of driving. Features like Enjoy Active Cruise Control, Side Collision Avoidance and…
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BMW X5 for Both Performance and Packing

We introduce you to the BMW X5, the first midsize SAV to use a unibody chassis. With top-of-the-line engineering, styling and attention to detail, the X5 takes second place to no other SAV.

The BMW X5 is available in three core models with responsive performance that will get you from 0 to 60 in as little as 4.6 seconds. If that performance level does not meet your needs, check out the high-performance M series designed to glue you to your seat from 0 to 60 in 4.1 seconds.

We here at Rick Hill BMW know that your vehicle…
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Engage Your Senses With the BMW 8 Series

The BMW 8 Series is one of the vehicles at Rick Hill BMW that has a refined touch that makes it easier for you to engage your senses and enjoy the ride. With the features that are geared to providing you with the best experience behind the wheel, you can rest assured that the BMW 8 Series is a vehicle that you are going to be proud to have spend money on.

One of the first things you will notice with the BMW 8 Series Coupe is that everything is designed with the purpose of engaging all of your senses…

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