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What to Look for When Choosing an Auto Insurance Provider

Posted on February 24th, 2014

There is a lot to consider when you are in the market for an auto insurance provider. It is not always in your best interest to go with the cheapest quote. Take a close look at the quality of the coverage. Make sure everything you need is included in the rate. Look over the terms of the coverage and make sure they are adequate for you.  Once you have that settled, take a look at the customer satisfaction reviews for the company. You can learn a lot about the company from the feedback you get from their customers. Look at discussion forums, review websites, and ask around for some word of mouth references. Of course not everyone is going to have the same level of satisfaction with the company, but the majority of the feedback should be positive.

A few other things to keep in mind are discounts offered by the insurance company and payment plans. Discounts may be offered for having an excellent driving record, having an anti-theft device on your vehicle, or for having multiply policies with the company.  In addition, some insurance companies offer flexible payment plans- monthly, quarterly or semi-annually.  These are secondary to quality of coverage you will receive, however, they still have a baring on the final decision.

Lastly, do not let the insurance companies rush you by saying  ”limited time offer” or “you have to act now.” Take your time and consider all of your alternatives.

A Successful Valentine’s Day at Club Il Cavallino

Posted on February 17th, 2014

We had a wonderful night at our restaurant, Club Il Cavallino, for Valentine’s Day. The atmosphere was romantic, the food was delicious and everyone had a great time! Our restaurant is now open for dinners Friday and Saturday nights from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Come in and try one of Chef Charles Liston’s amazing creations.

Congratulations to Lucy for winning the Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two Giveaway. Make sure you like our page on Facebook for more chances to win great giveaways in the future.

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A Night of Romance and Delicious Cuisine – February 14th and 15th

Posted on February 12th, 2014

IMG_9254Our talented Chef Charles has created a special  Valentine’s Day menu to be severed on February 14th and 15th  at our restaurant Club Il Cavallino
(Located inside Formula One Collision).
Come in for a night of romance and delicious food.
First Course
Bistro Greens
Fresh organic greens paired with a ravishing red raspberry vinaigrette.
OR
Escargot
Braised in a simmering cognac and cream. Presented in a filo shell.
Main Entrée
Pacific Salmon Fillet
Farm raised and accompanied with a lemon and ginger shrimp.
OR
Medallions of Beef Tenderloin
Sliced from the heart of the chateaubriand. Sauced with a mushroom Beaujolais reduction.
OR
Boneless Breast Of Chicken
Seasoned grilled with fresh herbs arranged over pasta and Sambuca blush sauce.
AND
Potatoes and Vegetables
Dessert
A sensual arrangement of everything chocolate and complimentary champagne.
Cost: Forty Dollars
Seating Limited. For Reservations Call 519.566.3545 – Chef Charles

The Girls at Formula One Collision Take On CCIF

Posted on February 8th, 2014

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Last weekend the girls from Formula One Collision travelled to Toronto, with owner Frank Gobbato,  for The Canadian Collision Industry Forum.  At CCIF, collision repairers from all over Canada gather to discuss the latest industry initiatives and the issues that matter most to repairers.

To keep up with the changing industry, it is very important that your collision repair shop attend these meetings to ensure their capability to meet customer needs. We pride ourselves on staying on top of all the current training and technology required to provide our customers with the best service our industry has to offer.

 

Congratulations Irek Kusmierczyk

Posted on February 3rd, 2014

Congratulations to Irek Kusmierczyk , our new councillor of Ward 7 in Windsor, ON.  As a thank you to all of his valued volunteers he  held a dinner at our restaurant “Club Il Cavallino” on Thursday, January 30th.  With a turnout of over 30 people the night was a huge success. Our talented Chef Charles Lister put together a delicious menu of Bistro Greens, Boneless Chicken Breast braised with a light mushroom veloute, Rice Pilaf, Pasta Rigatoni with a tomato blush sauce, and yummy cupcakes for desert. Thank you to everyone that attended, and good luck Irek!  We are looking forward to you being our voice as Councillor for Ward 7 on the Windsor City Council.