Save money by driving for the best mileage every day!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 7:21 PM
Fuel-Efficient Driving Tips for Every Day

Fuel-Efficient Driving Tips for Every Day

Everyone wants to save money, and if you have a long daily commute getting gas can be a significant expense. Whether gas prices are high or low, driving efficiently can reduce what you spend at the pump in the long run. Here are a few fuel-efficient driving tips for every day that can save you money (and in many cases be better on your car!) Read the rest of this entry »

Improve your credit score with an auto loan

By blogsadmin | Posted in Finance on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 3:08 PM
How you can improve your credit score with a car loan?

Whether car shoppers have low credit, bad credit or no credit, shopping for a major purchase (like a house or a car) can be stressful because of the loan process. However, with the right lender, even a basic car loan can help improve your credit. Wondering how you can improve  your credit score with a car loan? Keep reading to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

Fast facts about auto loans after bankruptcy

By blogsadmin | Posted in Finance on Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 at 2:23 PM
Can you get a car loan after bankruptcy?

Financial trouble can be some of the most anxiety-causing. Whether this is a paycheck that doesn’t quite cover the expenses for the month or something more major like medical problems or a bankruptcy, it can have a serious impact on your well-being. One common question people ask is “Can you get a car loan after bankruptcy?” Having bad credit or a history of not being able to pay dept can affect your interest rate and vehicle availability, but many people can still get a car loan. Even better, getting a car loan may even help you improve your credit over time! Read the rest of this entry »

Car Grilles: Melding Form and Function

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at 6:40 PM
Automotive Grille Gallery: What do grilles look like?

In the ideal world, cars are a perfect combination of form and function, good looks and great capability. Whether vehicle shoppers are focused on getting an affordable truck, top fuel efficiency, or want premium style, cars are designed to meet premium needs. That’s where a grille comes in. While the grille of a car (different from a “grill” where you could cook or eat dinner) can serve as a key style piece for a vehicle, it has an important function as well. Learn what is the purpose of a car grille, and check out our elegant automotive grille gallery of images, below. You can see even more in our affordable used vehicle inventory. Read the rest of this entry »

What is the most dependable used vehicle?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Finance, Tips and Tricks, Toyota on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 5:16 PM
Do Toyota vehicles break down?

When you are looking for a used vehicle with affordable financing, another big factor to consider is the quality of the vehicle. A new-to-you car will do you no good if it breaks down the second it get off the lot. With our large used inventory and four dealership locations, we strive to offer the very best in quality used cars that can fit into your financing needs and budget. We also carry a variety of used Toyota cars in Austin TX. Do Toyota vehicles break down? This brand recently took top marks in the 2017 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study, which means they have very few problems. Read the rest of this entry »

Texas Car Seat Safety Tips

By blogsadmin | Posted in Texas, Tips and Tricks on Monday, April 3rd, 2017 at 9:49 PM
When do children need to be in a car seat in Texas

Children are precious, and whether you are heading to an Easter Egg Hunt or a race track near Austin, or just to school and home, it’s important that they can be safe as well. With these Texas car seat safety tips, we are going to cover when do children need to be in a car seat in Texas and what are some common mistakes parents make when installing them. Read the rest of this entry »

How often should you rotate your tires?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 2:28 PM
Is tire rotation and balancing the same thing?

Of all the parts of your car, the tires are the piece that you will likely have to replace the most often. Why? Simply put, tires are the only part that touches the road, which means that they will experience some serious wear and tear. But how often should you rotate your tires? Each vehicle will have a recommended rotation schedule (generally available in the owner’s manual, if you have that available) but generally it is recommended that tires be rotated and balanced every six months or 6,000 to 8,000 miles. That’s about once every other oil change, depending on the age of your vehicle and if you have standard (rather than synthetic) oil. But why should you rotate your tires? And is tire rotation and balancing the same thing? Keep reading to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

Looking for the Best Easter Egg Hunts? Check Out These Austin Options

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community, Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 3:35 PM
Easter Egg Hunts 2017 in Austin TX

We are flying into April, and with it the Easter candy is appearing on the shelves and we may be thinking about the upcoming holiday. The Easter season is a great time to get together with family, and one of the most fun activities for kids is an Easter egg hunt. While these can be a lot of fun to host at home, if you want to avoid the preparation and clean-up and have a lot of fun, there are plenty of Easter Egg Hunts 2017 in Austin TX. Keep reading to see some of our top picks. Read the rest of this entry »

How many miles can you drive on empty?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 10:24 PM
How far can you drive after the gas light turns on?

If you have ever been getting low on gas you probably have experience worry about whether or not your “Get Gas!” light will go on. Or, if you have been driving and the light has activated on your dashboard maybe you have had a minor panic wondering if you are going to get stranded at the side of the road without enough fuel to get to the next station. In reality, there is more wiggle room than you might expect even once that light goes on. How far can you drive after the gas light turns on? See how many miles “empty” really means below. Read the rest of this entry »

St. Patrick’s Day Around Austin TX

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Monday, March 6th, 2017 at 5:50 PM
St. Patrick's Day 2017 Parties Around Austin TX

We’re almost to March 17, and that means it’s time to start preparing to celebrated St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you are an individual or a family looking to have fun this holiday, we have some great suggestions for St. Patrick’s Day 2017 parties around Austin TX. Just keep reading to learn more! Read the rest of this entry »