Archive for October, 2016

5 Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips

Monday, October 31st, 2016
trick or treating safety

We’re only a few short hours until the kids (and kids at heart) will begin trick or treating in the Miami area, and there promises to be a few headaches that will go along with the holiday. There are certainly right and wrong ways to take in Halloween, and in our years of celebrating, we’ve learned a few things. Here are a few trick-or-treating safety tips that we’re happy to pass along, and we suggest that you do the same. (more…)

Finding the Best Turkey Trot Races near Miami and Fort Lauderdale, FL

Sunday, October 30th, 2016
Turkey Trot Runs Miami FL

We continue trucking through the many holiday events that are taking place in and around Miami in the coming months, and once the epic Halloween Supercar Run concludes this weekend, we’ll start looking ahead to Thanksgiving. While we already know how you’ll celebrate the actual holiday — with more food than you need, followed by political arguments with your in-laws — there are also all sorts of roadraces around this time. So, when and where are the best Turkey Trot races around Miami and Fort Lauderdale? We’ve found them for you. (more…)

Don’t Miss the Lamborghini Miami Halloween Supercar Run This Weekend!

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
Halloween Supercar Run Lamborghini Miami

We’re getting to the point in the year when we at Prestige Imports are happy to ramp up our community involvement, and this begins this coming weekend with the Halloween Supercar Run, powered by Lamborghini Miami. It’s set to kick off at 2pm on Saturday, October 29th, and there are still spots available if you’d like to register your exotic for this outstanding supercar run. Here’s what you should know before Saturday. (more…)

Five Signs of Transmission Trouble That You Can’t Ignore

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Transmission Service North Miami Beach FL

At Prestige Imports, we’ve can pretty quickly identify the looks on our clients’ faces if there is something amiss with their vehicle. There might be a service-related issue, and these are things that we’re quickly able to diagnose and address. But what if your car is trying to tell you something? This is often the case with transmission problems, which rear their head in a variety of different ways. So how do you know if your transmission is acting up? (more…)

How to Vote in Miami, Florida

Friday, October 21st, 2016
How to Vote in Florida

Believe it or not, boys and girls, this election thing is actually, mercifully going to happen. Yes, on November 8th, one of the most contentious elections in memory is going to come down to a vote, and it’s important that we all do our part in the democratic process, regardless of where we stand politically. But how do you vote in Florida? Fortunately, your friends here at Prestige Imports have found a helpful video that spells out exactly what you need to know! (more…)

Your Miami Trick-or-Treating Guide for 2016

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
Trick-or-treating times Miami FL

As we continue to creep up (Creep! Get it?!) on the Halloween holiday, many among us are already making plans for taking our kids trick-or-treating. Now, if we might say so ourselves, we’ve fashioned this into high art at Prestige Imports, with costumes that truly blur the line between scary and downright hilarious. But what should you know before October 31st arrives, as it applies to planning events for your kids? Here are a few Halloween and trick-or-treating events for Miami for you to consider. (more…)

The Benefits of Trading In Your Vehicle at Prestige Imports

Friday, October 14th, 2016
Trade in Your Car North Miami Beach FL

Many times, a buyer will look at our inventory at Prestige Imports and find themselves feeling a sense that they’re shopping outside of their price range. Yet, when a prospective buyer looks at all of their available purchasing options, one stands out: trading in your vehicle. There are many reasons why trading in your vehicle at Prestige Imports is likely your best options, but let’s do a quick deep dive on exactly why this is. (more…)

The Story of the BMW Roundel Logo

Thursday, October 13th, 2016
History of the BMW Roundel Logo

Whenever we look at a BMW in the showroom at Prestige Imports, one of the first things we’ll notice is the iconic blue-and-white circular logo. Yet, while we quickly assign a certain level of social cachet to this emblem, we likely don’t take the time to figure out where it might have come from. As it turns out, the BMW Roundel logo has a story every bit as interesting as the story of BMW itself. So gather ‘round, kids; Prestige Imports is going to tell you a tale. (more…)

Finding the Best Haunted Houses in South Florida

Saturday, October 8th, 2016
Haunted Houses near Miami FL

Take heart, South Florida: although Hurricane Matthew is preparing to unload on the Miami area, it will pass. And when it does, we’ll have something else to prepare for: Halloween. Yes, it’s time to dust off that pirate or pixie costume and plan a party or, if you’re like us, head to a haunted house. Miami has some of the best haunted houses in the nation, but which are the best of the bunch? We at Prestige Imports have looked over all of the offerings, and we’ve identified our favorites. (more…)

Hurricane Matthew Update: Flash Flood Safety Tips

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
Flash Flood Safety Hurricane Matthew

We’re certain that you’ve been watching the news in the past few days, and if not paying attention to your TV, then you’ve just been looking at the clouds or hearing the general gossip. In all likelihood, those of us in South Florida are about to get positively pounded by Hurricane Matthew. There have already been predictions of flash flooding, which presents its own set of challenges. So, to help keep you safe during these next few days, we at Prestige Imports are here with a few flash flood safety tips. Today’s entry couldn’t be any more important, so be certain to share this with your loved ones. (more…)