As a Western High School sophomore in April 1977, Rob Mancini was an aspiring athlete who had suffered a shoulder injury. Knowing that his athletic career was in jeopardy, he walked across Bonanza Road and applied for a job with Friendly Ford.
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Friendly Ford recently won several of Ford’s top awards.
When French businessman David Perisset of Exotics Racing arrived at McCarran International Airport from France five years ago, he envisioned a need for an attraction for automotive enthusiasts.
The next time you visit the Lexus of Henderson dealership and stroll through the beautifully displayed rows of vehicles on the front lot or leisurely open and sit inside the array of artistically arranged models on the showroom floor, just remember that none of what you see would have been possible without the dedicated work of Lexus lot porters.
A group of Southern Nevada youth baseball players is headed for the Little League Senior Regional Championship in Ontario, Calif., thanks in part to a donation from Findlay Cadillac in the Valley Automall.
Centennial Hyundai sales agent Rick Walker knows all about doing a favor for someone. Purchasing breakfast for a stranger at the Santa Fe Station Casino led to a car deal in July.
First soccer, then golf and now sport aerobics — Chapman Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram takes its community relations sponsorships seriously. Family-owned and operated, Chapman Dodge is a longtime supporter of local sports teams across the valley.
Mercedes-Benz of Henderson is proud to announce the details of its participation in the 2014 Mercedes-Benz Dealer Championships Golf Tournament. The tournament will be held Sept. 30 at Cascata Golf Course at 1 Cascata Drive, in Boulder City.
Friendly Ford service director Greg Haase is among the many long-time employees of one of Southern Nevada’s oldest dealerships, having been with the Olliges family that owns it for more than half of his life.
Native Las Vegan Kathy Fox underwent a career change after working with the Nevada State Welfare Department for 10 years when she became a local Realtor.
Vince Latronica always knew he had a gift for fixing things. He first started tinkering around repairing bicycles as a boy, eventually landing a job when he was 12 sweeping floors and tuning up cars for the owner of a small garage on Nellis Boulevard.
No one wants to be stranded on a roadside in winter. Aside from the pure inconvenience of it all, freezing temperatures mean real danger.
When retired Madison, Wis., deputy sheriff Tim Brettell purchased a 2015 Hyundai Genesis at Planet Hyundai Sahara at 7150 W. Sahara Ave., he traveled a long way to buy the vehicle.
Cliff Findlay and Shelley Berkley are combining to help make a reality of the dream of a mobile health care clinic that will be used to help the needy.
Peter Gonzalez, service adviser at Courtesy Mazda in Henderson, was recently honored as Mazda’s top service adviser in the Western region by Mazda USA in its “Creating Mazda Moments” campaign.
With summer in full force, it’s time for adventures. Towbin Motorcars can provide the stylish transportation for all of them.
Park Place Infiniti is launching a monthlong bottled water drive for The Shade Tree.
Johnny Choe has been in the car business for more than 12 years. He recently moved from Austin, Texas, to join several of his friends and former Texans who have joined Planet Hyundai Sahara in the past few years.
Through the first six months of the year, the 2014 Sonata and the 2014 Elantra are running neck-and-neck to lead sales figures at Planet Hyundai Sahara at 7150 W. Sahara Ave.
Toyota Motor Corp. is working toward a 2015 rollout of a hydrogen-powered fuel-cell electric car. By doing so, Toyota is diverging from other carmakers, which have been developing battery-powered electric cars with large battery packs. Battery-powered electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid vehicles need to be recharged from an external electricity source.
When Findlay Honda in the northwest valley opened July 9, 2007, the economy was booming. But a few months later, the economy suddenly collapsed.
Sammy Liguori is a fun-loving native of Long Island, N.Y., who also performs as several noted actors such as Robert DeNiro as Sam Rosenthal in the movie “Casino,” Peter Falk as Columbo, Ed Sullivan, the mouse Topo Gigeo, Walter Brennan, Gary Cooper, Marlon Brando, Archie and Edith Bunker and Joe Pesci.
An all-new 2015 Ford Edge model arrives in North America early next year as a showcase of smart technology from Ford.