Nothing beats the feeling of driving your brand new car off the lot — until that nagging voice in your head reminds you that the minute you left the dealership, the car’s value dropped. Fast Fact: Pay Off Your Car Loan - Most cars drop by an average of 11% as soon as they leave the
Last time, we showed you some awesome car accessories to thrill any car enthusiast. From handy tools to traffic-stopping style, here are a few more cool car accessories to rev your engine. Cool Car Accessories Flashy Paint While it hasn’t yet permeated the general market, a new paint technology just now emerging in the auto
Americans aren’t satisfied with merely owning cars; we’re obsessed with accessorizing them, too. According to SEMA, the trade association for aftermarket suppliers of car accessories, we spent $33.4 billion on aftermarket upgrades for our cars last year. Sure, a lot of that was for mag wheels and novelty license plate frames, but there are people
In Part One of our series titled How to Find the Best Car For Your Budget, we discussed the importance of safety and reliability, as well as true cost of ownership, when shopping for a car. But there are several other considerations to keep in mind to help ensure your purchase stays within budget and puts you
With all of the competing advertising claims out there, it’s easy to get caught up in distracting details and forget the cardinal rule of car buying: The person who should choose your next car is you. Not a car company, not a dealer, not a salesman and not your neighbor/friend/relative. You’re the one who’s going to
If you want to ride in style, there are a number of cool car accessories on the market that can make your travels more stylish, more convenient, and even safer. Here are a few techy and trendy possibilities for you to consider. Cool Car Lighting. Enhancing a car’s exterior lighting can have both aesthetic and
We’re pretty sure design guru Mies van der Rohe wasn't talking about your car when he said “God is in the details,” but if you want the finish on your car to keep that showroom shine and scent forever, washing and vacuuming just isn't enough. You need to detail your car from time to time.
Buying your first vehicle is a significant step in your life. Having reliable transportation is necessary. Additionally, when you buy a car, you start building your credit that will help you in the future. However, it can be a little overwhelming to step into the dealership. Before you go into the showroom and become overwhelmed