Somerville Auto Blog

September
28
September
28
Check out the latest blog post from one of our vendors, Flexdealer, who attended our 2022 Somerville Open House a few weeks ago: Fleet Leasing Companies Are Taking Charge in The EV Sector We spend a lot of time thinking about how our individual choices impact our communities, and many of us have m...
May
30
May
30
Each year, we host house event that allows us to get to know our customers better It serves as an open invitation for new faces to visit our dealership and get an idea of the types of vehicles we sell, who we are, and how we work. Here’s the scoop: When is the Open House? The 2018 Somervi...
December
08
December
08
The GTA is a great place to be if you’re a car lover. We’re passionate about automobiles of all shapes and sizes, and so are many of our customers. With the year coming to an end, it’s time to look ahead to 2018 and mark your calendar for some truly awesome car shows that are withi...
October
06
October
06
We all hate to admit it, but the fact is Winter isn’t too far away. Snow, ice, frozen roads, and all the other fun that comes with winter is just around the corner. Are you ready? It doesn’t take much, but being prepared to the “no fun” conditions is key to driving safely thi...
September
29
September
29
Tow trucks are important. If it wasn’t for tow trucks, who would rescue all those people broken down on the side of Toronto roads, slowing traffic and making it impossible for drivers to get to work? And when the snow hits and people are constantly sliding around and crashing; it’s tow t...
August
25
August
25
Pickup trucks are popular vehicles, and for good reason - they’re versatile, durable, spacious, and make sense for almost anyone. But, what if you live in the big, mean city of Toronto? Are pickup trucks still a good idea if you live in the city? For many people, the answer is yes. Location...
August
04
August
04
Living in the GTA has its benefits and just one of those perks is having some truly awesome places to hit the track and race your sports car. With a few weeks of summer left, taking your ride to the track to see what you’re made of is a great way to end off the summer driving season. And even ...
July
28
July
28
Summer is the best season and it’s going by much too quickly. The good news is at the end of August, just as summer is starting to wind down, one of our favourite events of the year is happening: Importfest! On Aug. 26th, join us for Canada’s Largest Aftermarket Car Show at the Metro T...
June
30
June
30
Summer really is the best time of year. When the sun is shining, there’s nothing better than being outside and enjoying life. That’s why we’re so active in the community, especially during the summer months. Meeting our neighbours, friends, and customers face-to-face and having a q...
June
13
June
13
Father's Day is just around the corner. This year, why not treat Dad to a day in the city, with the Yorkville Exotic Car Show. On Sunday  June 18th, from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m, Toronto's savvy Yorkville neighbourhood will once again play host to the 7th annual Yorkville Exotic C...
May
09
May
09
Toronto is a trendy place.   When you’ve got a night out in the city, especially at a high-end restaurant or event, you want to look good. And part of that starts with the vehicle you show up in. On Wednesday April 19th, Somerville Auto partnered with Notable.ca for a special VIP event...
March
28
March
28
What’s so funny about used luxury vehicles? Honestly, not much, but with April Fool’s Day right around the corner, this is the perfect time to start planning a few practical jokes. If you know somebody with a luxury car, or an exotic SUV, you’re at an advantage--these people care...
March
14
March
14
You’ve likely heard of book clubs, fitness clubs, and country clubs. Essentially, they're just groups of individuals who come together to enjoy shared interests and experiences. So, when you’ve got a pretty nice looking luxury vehicle, what do you do? Join a car club, of course! T...
February
14
February
14
Sometimes, winter in Toronto feels like it goes on forever. While the snow seems to have let up, it’s still very cold and not many people are outside as much as they are in the summer months. However, there’s plenty to do in the city when you drive a nice car, and we promise you’...
October
26
October
26
With the leaves quickly fading, snow will soon be upon us. Once the snow and slush clutter Toronto’s streets and major roadways, it’s a bit trickier to maneuver the roadways for a last minute trip. Most luxury vehicle owners store their exotics over the winter to protect the bodies and t...
July
18
July
18
Toronto is no stranger to pollution. With all of the cars and trucks that are bumper to bumper in rush-hour traffic, it's easy for smog to accumulate in the air. Transportation is a leading cause of CO2 emissions in Toronto, and a major source of the air pollutants that cause smog, whi...
July
08
July
08
Last month for Father's Day, Somerville Auto took part in the 6th annual Yorkville Exotic Car Show, located in the heart of Toronto's savvy and iconic Yorkville neighbourhood. Featuring over 120 luxury European and Asian vehicles all in one place, from Ferrari to Lamborghini, Porsche to Merc...
July
04
July
04
For those of us who are lucky enough to call the GTA home, sometimes we forget there's an entirely differnet world out there. Surrounded by non-stop entertainment in a city famous for its blend of cultural and culinary wonder, it's easy to see why some of us never leave. With diverse coffee ...
June
06
June
06
Father's Day is coming up soon, and on Sunday, June 19th Somerville Auto is giving away two tickets to see Toronto’s very own Blue Jays from the luxurious TD Comfort Zone!  Come visit Somerville Auto for a good old fashioned bean bag throwing competition. The more points you score in ...
March
28
March
28
Spring is in the air which means it’s time to start planning warm weather road trips across the GTA! Looking for an incredible day trip for you and your family? Or maybe you want to have a romantic drive in the countryside? Just because we live in a roaring city, doesn’t mean we can&rsqu...
February
12
February
12
    We had an outstanding time at the Night in the Woods 2016 motionball Gala last week and we hope you did to! It was truly rewarding to meet with so many young professionals, athletes and volunteers and we want to thank motionball and everyone who stopped by to see Somerville Nati...
January
25
January
25
Win a night out on Somerville Auto!   Last week, we announced that we will be sponsoring the great not-for-profit motionball, and their annual Toronto gala. We want to get you as excited about this fantastic organization as we are and to come out and join us at the motionball event on Fr...
January
18
January
18
Somerville National Leasing is proud to be partnering with motionball this year on Friday, February 5th at the Liberty Grand in Toronto! We look forward to visiting with all of the attendees, athletes and sponsors who support such an amazing cause! motionball is a not-for-profit organization that bu...
January
11
January
11
We are lucky to work with such a giving and inspirational community of Torontonians. Sometimes we come across events that are just too exciting not to share with you! On Friday February 5th the incredible folks at motionball are putting on their annual Toronto Gala at the Liberty Grand. This is a gr...
August
04
August
04
It's hard to believe the summer is fast approaching its end and the kids will be headed back to school soon, but when it comes to summertime in Toronto the fun doesn't officially end until the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) aka "The Ex" wraps up its 18-days of entertainmen...
June
22
June
22
What do you have planned for Canada Day 2015?  As we sing happy birthday to our country which turns 148 on July 1st, we all gather with our families to celebrate in many ways ; looking at fireworks, hosting BBQ's and parties or attending various celebrations hosted by the city. Maybe you w...
May
30
May
30
  Information on the 10 day free concert lineup at Nathan Phillips square  Some of the biggests names in Jazz are coming to town June 18th to 29th for North America's premier jazz festival which is produced annually by the Toronto Downtown Jazz. The TD Toronto Jazz festival began in ...
April
06
April
06
While Toronto Food Trucks may be all the rage, there’s still a hunger amongst truck drivers for hunting down the best deal on trucks in Toronto and the GTA. Toronto auto sales are starting to pick up and everyone’s looking for the best price on new and used trucks. If you’re in Tor...
September
05
September
05
You’re invited to take advantage of rock bottom prices at one of Somerville’s largest pre-owned car sales yet. The kids may be suffering from the back to school blues, but you’ll be celebrating with our End of Summer Sale. The 2-week sale runs from Sept. 5 - Sept. 19 and features...
August
20
August
20
It’s the weekend and you’re rushing around, trying to get all your errands done. Searching Toronto and the GTA for a new or used car has been on the to-do list for some time, but by the time Sunday rolls around and you’re getting ready to head to the dealership, you realize that th...
August
20
August
20
Did this year’s Toronto Auto Show get you thinking about stepping up your current ride? Maybe driving a luxury or exotic car around Toronto and the GTA has been on your mind for some time, but you just haven’t found the right opportunity. Well, the Toronto Auto Show isn’t the only ...
July
14
July
14
AutoShare, car2go and Zipcar are all competing for your business. The Toronto car sharing industry is heating up, with more consumers looking for alternatives than ever before. Having access to a car in Toronto without having to worry about the upfront cost and ongoing maintenance sounds great. All ...
June
09
June
09
When you’re looking for Toronto’s best deal on a used vehicle purchase or lease, it makes sense to check out sites like Autotrader to see what’s on the lot at each car dealership and what specials they are currently offering. While it may seem convenient, the little known secret is...
June
09
June
09
When Harold Somerville first opened the doors to Somerville Leasing and Rentals Ltd. way back in the day, he had no idea that his company would continue to serve Toronto’s automotive needs for many generations to come. Offering friendly service with an honest handshake that you knew you could ...
June
03
June
03
Time-Tested: Discover Why Somerville is the Best Dealership for Car Leasing in Toronto and the GTA We aren’t just a popup dealership. In fact, Somerville Auto has been a mainstay fixture in Toronto and across the GTA for over 60 years. Our old school way of doing business has paid off, a...
March
12
March
12
Would you have ever guessed that your Camaro was assembled in Oshawa or that the popular Dodge Charger hails from Brampton? With Toronto’s “buy local” movement in full force, it may come as a surprise that it’s not just your farmer’s market kale and garlic that are prod...

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