- “Peaceful, pleasure-loving Lakewood”
- Famous and Influential People
We are #Pine Belt Cars, we are at the Jersey Shore and we have been a family owned vehicle dealer since 1937. Pine Belt Cars specializes in Chevy, Chrysler, Jeep and Subaru vehicles. Pine Belt Chevy, in Lakewood NJ, is the most trusted New Jersey Chevy dealer at the Jersey Shore! We are very proud to be in Lakewood, NJ and we are proud of our town’s rich history.
The quote, “Peaceful, pleasure-loving Lakewood” appeared in Rudyard Kipling’s 1891 American Note. Lakewood was a place for the rich and famous. It was visited by famous personalities: presidents, financiers, entertainers, literary figures and sports figures. Specifically, U.S. Presidents Grant, Cleveland, Wilson, Taft and T. Roosevelt all visited or stayed at one of Lakewood’s luxurious hotels.
John D. Rockefeller (oil baron) and George J. Gould (financier) had estates in Lakewood. Influential writers, such as Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling, Joseph Pulitzer, William Cullen Bryant and Oliver Wendell Holmes visited Lakewood.
The New York Giants were in Lakewood for spring training during 1895 and from 1943 thru 1945. The famous boxer, Joe Louis, trained for bouts in Lakewood. And famous entertainers visited Lakewood as well: actress Helen Hayes, comedians Milton Berle, Alan King, Burns & Allen and Pearl Bailey.
Lakewood is a proud local town that can boast to have had such a variety of famous and influential visitors and residents as part of its history.
Come visit us at Pine Belt Chevy in Lakewood, NJ.
Come experience all the features of our fleet of vehicles by taking one for a test drive at Pine Belt Chevrolet. Pine Belt Chevy is proud to serve New Jersey customers with a great deal more dedication, commitment and honesty than any Lakewood car dealers. The expert Sales team at #PineBeltChevrolet can answer any of your questions. Check out our website at www.pinebeltchevrolet.com
Pine Belt Chevrolet
88 Ocean Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701