Newer models await at Gil’s Prestige locations

Gil’s Auto Sales Prestige Selection

At Gil’s Auto Sales, we offer a wide variety of pre-owned automobiles at fair and affordable prices. Quality is of the utmost importance, and we inspect every vehicle before it goes onto our lots. Many makes, models, years, and styles are available. There is practically something for everyone on our lots, especially when you consider we have six different locations. Among the vast array of vehicles we sell, we have separated out some of the newer models with less mileage on them and put them into their own unique group, the Gil’s Auto Sales Prestige Selection. Read the rest of this entry >>

Maintain your car’s value for future resale

How to keep your vehicle’s resale value

You know the time will come when you will upgrade your current vehicle to something newer and, perhaps, better, at least in your opinion. It goes without saying that if you take your current vehicle into a dealership to trade it in, you’re going to want to get as much value out of it as possible. What can you do to make sure that happens? There are steps you can take to maximize your trade. Keep reading for a few suggestions on how to keep your vehicle’s resale value. Read the rest of this entry >>

Spend your tax refund on a pre-owned car at Gil’s Auto Sales

Reasons to spend your tax return on a used car

It’s tax season again! This time of year can be seen as wonderful or dreadful depending on who you ask. The paperwork and time it takes to file your taxes might feel like a burden, but seeing the amount of money you are getting back tends to wipe that out and replace it with so much glee you may be tempted to throw a parade. What should you do with that money now? Technically, it is money that has belonged to you this whole time (it is a refund, after all, not a bonus), but chances are you did not include this in your budget, so it certainly feels like a bonus. Now may be a good time to make a purchase that has been on your mind for a while. How about a car? Read on for a list of a few reasons to spend your tax return on a used car. Read the rest of this entry >>

Gil’s Auto Sales inspects every car thoroughly before selling

Gil’s Auto Sales multi-point vehicle inspection

When you’re on a used car lot, it’s likely that one of the things racing through your mind is whether or not the cars you are seeing are any good. After all, they have been used, and some of them may be a good chunk of years old. Are they any good? How good can they be? With the Gil’s Auto Sales multi-point vehicle inspection, you won’t have to worry about quality. Read the rest of this entry >>

Find a reliable Chevy at Gil’s Auto Sales

Used Chevy cars in Phenix City AL

You know the golden emblem that graces the front of each Chevrolet model. It is somewhat shaped like a bowtie, a symbol of class and respect. The golden color could represent a standard to which Chevrolet holds itself and its vehicles. The brand has been around for over a century, something only the strongest of businesses can accomplish. Although Gil’s Auto Sales hasn’t been in business for quite that long (30 years), we can still appreciate that kind of longevity when we see it. We are pleased to offer a wide selection of used Chevy cars in Phenix City AL and nearby locations. Read the rest of this entry >>

Hop along to fun activities near Columbus this Easter!

Easter events near Columbus GA

The weather is getting warmer, the days are getting longer–Spring is in the air! Easter is right on its heels, occurring on March 27th this year. Easter baskets are about to be filled nationwide with pastel candy and chocolate eggs as celebrations of this season of renewal take place. We have a few suggestions for Easter events near Columbus GA for you to check out if you’re interested in venturing out this holiday! Read the rest of this entry >>

Find a powerful used Ford truck at Gil’s Auto Sales

Used Ford trucks that can tow over 5,000 pounds

Ford is one of the most legendary vehicle brands in the world. It was one of the original heavyweights back when automobiles first replaced covered wagons as the ideal form of transportation, and it has maintained a solid reputation ever since. A lot of this is due to the stellar performance of Ford pickup trucks. Sturdy frames and powerful engines have helped make Ford trucks a go-to brand for people with large work or recreational needs. We are pleased to sell these models at Gil’s Auto Sales. Let’s take a look at some used Ford trucks that can tow over 5,000 pounds, and even some that can tow over 10,000 pounds! Read the rest of this entry >>

Prices have changed since Gil’s Auto Sales began 30 years ago!

What was the cost of living in 1986?

Has it really been that long? 1986 never looked like a terribly long time ago, but now it has been thirty years since those digits graced our calendars, and in today’s fast-paced world, it feels like many lifetimes ago. 1986 also happens to be when Gil’s Auto Sales started selling cars, and we have been happy to serve the communities that have welcomed our six locations: Phenix City, AL; Columbus, GA; and Opelika, AL. We thought it might be fun to see how the world has changed in those thirty years by taking a look back at what was going on in 1986. The first question we wanted to ask was, What was the cost of living in 1986? So we did a little digging, and here is what we found. Read the rest of this entry >>