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Hot Air Balloons, Fireworks, Biplanes and a Car Show at The Ohio Challenge

On July 19 and 20, thousands will be in attendance in Middletown for The Ohio Challenge, Greater Cincinnati’s annual hot air balloon festival. This is the events 17th year, and takes over 300 volunteers to put on. Among the sponsors for the event are our friends at Middletown Ford. Up to 25 hot air balloons […]

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New Study From Cincinnati’s Swapalease.com Compares the Cost of Ridesharing and Leasing a Vehicle

Many have predicted that ridesharing platforms, such as Uber and Lyft, might in the near future come to replace the private vehicle as the primary mode of personal transportation. One of the main arguments used to back these claims are the expenses users could avoid by ditching their car. Without parking, fuel, insurance and maintenance, […]

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Florence Fire EMS Receives CPR Manikin at Airport Ford

On Wednesday, June 12, GCADA presented Florence Fire & EMS with a CPR training manikin at our member dealership Airport Ford. General Manager Tom Brinker and GCADA EVP Charlie Howard presented the manikin to Florence Firefighters as part of the Association’s month-long focus on CPR & AED Awareness. Florence will train Firefighters on the CPR […]

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Auto Dealers Pledge $2,000 a Year to Maintain Dragonfly Firetruck

Stonelick Township, OH: On Monday, May 6, the Greater Cincinnati Automobile Dealers Association (GCADA) presented $2,000 to the Stonelick Township Firefighters Association for the maintenance of the Dragonfly Firetruck. The yellow firetruck is maintained by the firefighters of Stonelick Township and used to help raise funds and awareness for the Dragonfly Foundation, which supports support […]

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April is National Donate Life Month

April is National Donate Life Month and we are doing our part to encourage everyone in the Greater Cincinnati area to become an organ donor. Becoming an organ donor is simple—registering will take you less than a minute! You can register your decision to be an organ, eye and tissue donor at RegisterMe.org or in […]

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What to Look for at the Show!

Vehicles have come a long way in the past year, and even decade, with autonomous features. From the first autonomous driving feature, adaptive cruise control to automatic forward-collision braking and everything in between, there is a lot to see at the 2019 Cincinnati Auto Expo. As mentioned before, every vehicle at the show has adaptive […]

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How to Prepare Your Vehicle for the Cold

Winter is here and as we prepare ourselves for this cold, we also need to prepare our vehicles. Winterizing, or preparing your car for snow and ice conditions can really make a difference in winter driving conditions. To help ensure your vehicle is ready for safe driving, follow these tips. Test your car battery. Car […]

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GCADA Teams Up With Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

  November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month and we have teamed up with Pancreatic Cancer Action Network to spread awareness in hopes to find a cure to this deadly disease. More than 55,000 Americans are estimated to be diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2018, resulting in more than 150 people diagnosed every day. Pancreatic cancer […]

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GCADA is Moving!

Exciting things are happening here at the Greater Cincinnati Automobile Dealers Association—we are moving! After twenty-three years at the West Chester location, GCADA and the Auto Dealers Co-Op are heading to a new home located at 2315 Crowne Point Drive, Sharonville. Conveniently located, this new office is right off Sharon Rd just past the 1-75 […]

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One Tank Trip: Red River Gorge

Photo credit: onlyinyourstate.com As the weather begins to shift and the fall excitement is in full gear, this One Tank Trip will be a great cap for Summer 2018. Red River Gorge is full of fun and adventure for the whole family and won’t put a dent in your wallet. The Gorge is home to […]

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