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McSweeney Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-RAM offers a variety of custom vehicles with factory warranties

By J.R. Tidwell McSweeney Holdings, a specialty vehicle manufacturer based in Trussville, has recently opened a brand new automotive dealership in nearby Pell City. [caption id="attachment_52236" align="alignleft" width="300"] The front of the McSweeney dealership. Photo by J.R. Tidwell.[/caption] The new location, McSweeney Chrysler-Dodge- Jeep-RAM, opened to the public on Jan. 2. It is located at the inte ...

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Marinos Detailing is all about the details

By J.R. Tidwell When it comes to cleaning and taking care of a vehicle, there is a huge difference between a car wash, an average detail and a premium detail. [caption id="attachment_52119" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo by J.R. Tidwell.[/caption] Business partners Anthony Marino and Bret McKissack at Marino’s Premium Detailing at 3521 Vann Road Suite 117 in Trussville are out to show customers just w ...

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Tint-Pro: Shining a new light on window tints

Tanna Friday Editor There are a number reasons that people choose to have their car windows tinted. Window tinting can enhance the look of any vehicle, and according to Matt Russell, owner of Tint Pro, there are many tints available to suit anyone’s tastes. But did you know that window tinting serves more purposes than making your car look nice? [caption id="attachment_52088" align="alignleft" width="300"] ...

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Discover Serra Kia of Trussville, You Might Be Surprised

By Tanna Friday Editor This week, we would like to steer you over to Serra Kia of Trussville. “We are one of the up and coming brands in the United States with Kia,” said Richard Bisso, General Manager of Serra Kia Trussville. “The Kia brand has come a long way from ten to fifteen years ago when it was buy one get one free. Now we are rated ahead of Toyota and Honda in initial quality. For the last two year ...

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Panos Automotive: Family friendly service for a family friendly community

By Nathan Prewett For the Tribune TRUSSVILLE – He’s been in the business for 35 years. But Johnny Panos began selling car parts after high school before he bought the building that would become Panos Automotive Service and grew it into a thriving repair shop that prides itself on building relationships with the community.   [caption id="attachment_51964" align="alignleft" width="300"] Panos Automotive ...

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Woods Surfside Marina where the motto is ‘Enter as strangers, Leave as friends’

By J.R. Tidwell Woods Surfside Marina, found on Lake Logan Martin, has been at the same location since 1968 (37 Marina Drive Cropwell, Ala.)   [caption id="attachment_51921" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo provided by Woods Surfside Marina.[/caption] According to the company’s website, Woods Surfside Marina “is Logan Martin's marine leader, and the largest boat dealer on the lake. Jerry and Diana ...

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Darrell Wood Auto Service, your trusted service provider

By Tanna Friday When looking for someone to service your vehicle what are a few things you are looking for in a service provider? [caption id="attachment_51895" align="alignleft" width="300"] From left to right: Darrel Wood, Richard Holt, Wyatt Roberson.[/caption] • Someone who can be trusted? • Someone who is qualified? • Someone who enjoys what they do? • Someone who is honest? • Someone who offers a pric ...

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University Marine offers unique boats, marina services, at Logan Martin

By Crystal McGough University Marine at Pine Harbor has been servicing boaters at Logan Martin Lake in Pell City for over 30 years. The company boasts full-line boat storage with both dry and wet docks, boat detailing, service and maintenance, as well as being the only boat dealer in the Birmingham area to sell Manitou pontoon boats, known for their V-Toon technology paired with Honda’s reliable outboard mo ...

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CRM Motors raises the bar for customized jeeps, trucks and SUVs

By Tanna Friday CRM Motors is obsessed with custom Jeeps and trucks. Whether you are looking to ride the trails in the great outdoors, or elevate your commute to the urban jungle, CRM Motor’s goal is to customize Jeeps and Trucks so it’s easy to find the right vehicle for you. [caption id="attachment_51832" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo provided by CRM.[/caption] CRM Motor’s primary focus is off-road ...

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Brown Automotive likes to make it easier for its customers

By J.R. Tidwell Brown Automotive was started by Brian Brown, who has experience working on a wide-range of vehicles. [caption id="attachment_51771" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo by Shari Moore.[/caption] “We work on everything from Hondas to firetrucks,” Brown said. We do everything from tires and oil changes up to engine repair, transmission work, diesel work, big trucks, lift kits, we do a little b ...

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