Category Archives: Community Information and Events

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Switch from Winter to Summer Tires in Kenosha, WI

Summer is on its way with hot roads, humid air, and plenty of glaring sunlight. That means it’s time to install summer tires on your vehicle. Do you currently have winter or all-season tires on your ride? Need to buy a new set of summer tires or have some in storage? No matter your situation, we can help you with all of your summer tire needs here at the Palmen Motors dealership in Kenosha, Wisconsin!

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Safe Outdoor Activities During Stay-at-Home Orders

Many states have issued stay-at-home orders during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic to reduce the spread of the virus. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t leave your house or apartment, or that you have to be stuck inside the entire time. Here’s how you can enjoy the outdoors and get some fresh air and exercise while practicing safe social distancing and other CDC guidelines. 

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What’s Considered an Essential Business in Milwaukee, WI?

During the Stay At Home order provided to Wisconsin residents, businesses that are deemed Nonessential are being forced to temporarily suspend operations for public safety and to decrease the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). However, that still leaves those classified as Essential Businesses. What are considered Essential Businesses in the city of Milwaukee and the state of Wisconsin? 

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Palmen Motors COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response

Palmen Motors Coronavirus Precautions and Services in Kenosha, WI 

The crisis of COVID-19, known to many as Coronavirus, has made the day-to-day life of our customers and their families a lot more challenging. Therefore, we wanted to clear a few things up. Is Palmen Motors still operational? What services are still available at Palmen Motors? What steps has Palmen Motors done to address safety and sanitation concerns? We wanted to answer all of these questions and more. Here are the safety precautions and available services at Palmen Motors for Kenosha and Southeast Wisconsin car shoppers and drivers during the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic.

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2020 Palmen 1000 Sales Event on CDJR Models in Kenosha, WI

Palmen 1000 Spring Sales Event at Palmen Auto Group Dealerships

It’s time again for the 10th annual Palmen 1000 sales event! During this event, sales teams at all Palmen Auto Group locations in Kenosha and Racine, Wisconsin compete to sell 1,000 vehicles in just 100 days! Meanwhile, as our teams compete, our customers get lowered prices and exclusive other vehicle specials during the duration of the event. So, find the best deals of the 2020 year on new Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram models here at Palmen Motors in Kenosha, Wisconsin!

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Trick-or-Treat Times for Halloween 2019 in Kenosha, WI

We’re nearly into October 2019, which means Halloween is upon us. At the end of the month, trick-or-treating will be overtaking streets in many cities across America. However, each city has different rules and hours that can also change from year to year. Therefore, we wanted to clarify the trick-or-treat times for Kenosha, Wisconsin for Halloween and October 2019!

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“Double Taxation” Law on Trade-In Vehicles Targets Illinois Drivers

Make Your Trade-In and Purchase at Palmen Automotive in Kenosha, WI

Many people shopping for a new or used vehicle have an old car they want to get rid of. Often, car shoppers trade-in their old model as credit towards their new purchase. Currently, for Illinois residents, sales tax only applies to the difference between the trade-in value and the new vehicle price.

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