I had to buy a bigger vehicle to fit all of my kids in comfortably. When I was looking for a new vehicle, I knew that I had to get something that sits higher off the ground than a van, but knew that it would be difficult for myself and my younger children to get up into. I narrowed my list of potential vehicles down to three and started looking for accessories that I could use to make it possible for all of us to get in easily. Visit my blog to find out what we have done to our new SUV to make it more accessible and comfortable for the entire family.
28 July 2015
Supercross -- these acrobatic riders can certainly entertain a crowd. Now, your child has fallen under the spell of these high-flying bikes and is asking you if they can try their hands at this wild and wooly sport. Your first inclination is probably to say no, but believe it or not, thousands of small children participate in the milder version of this sport -- motocross -- safely each year. If your child is expressing an interest in racing dirt bikes, you may be wondering what exactly you will need to purchase.
4 June 2015
Are you a woman who is considering becoming the owner of your very own semi truck? Have you spent a long time dreaming about leaving your current job and spending your days driving across the country, enjoying the scenery and the freedom of the wide, open road? If so, read on for 3 very good reasons why right now is the time to take that leap and buy a semi truck.
3 June 2015
Turbocharged cars are a lot of fun. All things being equal, they make far more power than their naturally aspirated counterparts, especially when it comes to low-end and mid-range torque. However, the problem with any high-performance car is the possibility that it was driven into the ground by its previous owner. Here's how to gauge the condition of your next used car before you make a purchase, with an emphasis on issues to look for with turbocharger systems.
1 June 2015
If you've recently made the switch from a car or truck with a steel body to one with an all-aluminum body, you're likely already enjoying some of the benefits -- including increased fuel economy and safer crash test ratings. However, one difference you may not have considered comes into play if you develop chips or cracks in your vehicle's windshield or other window glass. Because aluminum tends to chemically react to outside elements far more easily than steel, it's important for technicians to be able to make repairs and replacements to your auto glass without altering the chemical composition of the aluminum surrounding the glass.
29 May 2015
If you plan to sell your old car to a used car buyer, you may want to get as much cash back for it as you can. But if your car has mechanical problems or a dirty interior and exterior, you may not receive the amount you want. Used car buyers will pay more for your vehicle if it runs and looks clean inside and out. Here are three easy tricks to help you get the most cash out of your older model car.