The holidays are a favorite time for travelers, so it is time to review some safety tips for this time of year. People of all ages looking for some fun will pack their bags and hit the road. Some may be going to visit their relatives while others may be looking to take advantage of the days off and have some fun elsewhere. Whatever the case, the roads will see a noticeable uptake in traffic prior, during, and immediately after the holidays.
Today's vehicle shopper has many options when it comes to purchasing a new or used ride. You can pick from websites, apps, classifieds, and even the classic "barn find." While they may offer the occasional incredible deal, all of these options have one big thing in common: there are no guarantees. The only place where you can be assured of a good deal and consumer protection is through a dealer.
Auto maintenance is something quite necessary, yet most vehicle owners rarely give it a second thought. Many only do so in hindsight, thinking how much could they have saved if they just took their vehicle in before it completely broke down when they needed it most. In hoping to save a few extra dollars, we skip paying its maintenance costs, not thinking about how much it will cost us in doing so.
If you’re like most drivers, you’ve probably been considering whether it may be a good idea to invest in dashboard camera. These cameras provide a first-hand look at what goes on behind the wheel of a car and are invaluable for many reasons. Perhaps the biggest benefit of having a dashboard camera is that it gives you, the driver, proof of what occurred if there is an accident on the road.
Summertime is perfect for road trips, fireworks, stargazing, and tailgating. All these activities have one thing in common - your car. You can show it some appreciation with a world-class cleaning. Following a few simple tips will have your vehicle glimmering in the summer sun all season long.
Road trips are a great way to get away from the busy day to day routine and take in amazing new views. But what if you are traveling with an animal? Not to worry, following a few simple tips can make sure your travel plans go smoothly.
The sun is shining, adventure is in the air, and road trips are on the horizon, which means summer car maintenance. Unlike winterizing your car, summer vehicle care is a little talked about subject, so not many car owners even know what to put on their checklist. Get your car up to speed for taking on the open road, and anything else that comes along, by following a few simple guidelines.
If you are an Uber driver or planning to be, choosing the right car or van is incredibly crucial to your bottom line. Buying a new one is not a good idea for several reasons. For starters, new vehicles are more costly than pre-owned. It means that you'll also have higher monthly payments. Insurance premiums will most likely be higher as well. In short, buying new for an Uber or other ride sharing service is not practical.
Deciding to buy a new or a used vehicle is something that most car shoppers go through. And while both options have pros and cons, the deciding factor usually boils down to the person's budget. It makes sense since the purchase is a sizable investment and shouldn't be something that puts the owner in a financial pickle.