Differences between BMW 3-Series and 5-Series
There are several BMW models, but when you are talking about sedans, they get broken up into series numbers with the 3-Series and the 5-Series being amongst the most popular. What are the differences between BMW 3-Series and 5-Series models? For the most part, it comes down to performance and luxury, of which the 5-Series ranks higher on the spectrum, but let’s dive deeper with specific specs, numbers, and features. Read the rest of this entry »
2018 Labor Day weekend events Chicago IL
Labor Day is one of the last warm weather holidays that we can look forward to in the Chicago area, so let’s get out and celebrate. With Labor Day on a Monday, you have no reason not to get out and have fun this Labor Day weekend. For 2018, we have a list of our favorite Labor Day weekend events in Chicago, IL. Read the rest of this entry »
What models are in the MINI lineup?
MINI was an old brand that had a long life with models being produced from 1959 all the way up until 2000. It wasn’t until 2001 that the brand saw a major update toward what we all know as the MINI today. Most people don’t know what models are in the MINI lineup though, and we are here to fill you in on all the details. Read the rest of this entry »
Is a vehicle with three wheels a motorcycle or a car?
The three-wheeled vehicle market is certainly picking up with new concepts and models being introduced every single year. However, is a vehicle with three wheels a motorcycle or a car? For many, this may seem like an issue of semantics, but it has even larger implications that you may want to be aware of. We’ll explore this issue with a particular look at Illinois. Read the rest of this entry »
Benefits of automotive LED headlights
Anyone who has ever seen LED headlights in action can tell you that they are brighter, more brilliant, and crisper than any other headlight on the market. Not only that, but they can be arranged in complex shapes and patterns to make the front of our cars even more interesting and enticing. With that said, are there other benefits of automotive LED headlights? There sure are. Let’s dive into the details here. Read the rest of this entry »
How to take care of car spiders
Spiders love the summer, and even if you love the little guys, they can make a mess of your car. If you are afraid of them, they can even be hazardous to your safety while you’re driving. In short, you likely want to learn how to take care of car spiders, and we can help. There are a few methods you can use. Some are obvious, and some are neat little tricks. Read the rest of this entry »
August car shows near Chicago 2018
The Chicago area is home to a huge number of car shows every year, and August is shaping up to be a busy month for automotive enthusiasts. See what we mean as we explore August car shows near Chicago for 2018. There’s something for everybody here. Read the rest of this entry »
What models does INFINITI make?
INFINITI is a Japanese luxury brand run by Nissan, and it has a lot of luxury to offer the discerning buyer especially if you buy a used INFINITI model. What models does INFINITI make? They have SUVs, crossovers, sedans and more, and we will cover them all right here. Read the rest of this entry »
What does Dodge SRT mean?
The SRT nameplate is growing within the Dodge brand along with its sister Jeep brand. What does Dodge SRT mean though? It stands for Street & Racing Technology, but there’s more to it than that, and we will explore it all right here. Read the rest of this entry »
Is it bad to buy a Volkswagen TDI?
The TDI letters stand for Turbo Diesel Injection. For a long while, this was one of the most popular forms of engines found in Volkswagen models like the Jetta. They ran efficiently and had a lot of torque, but it turns out they also had a lot of emissions. You may have noticed an influx of TDI models on the used market recently. Is it bad to buy a Volkswagen TDI? We have your answers. Read the rest of this entry »