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When Driving is about Lifestyle, Car Life Nation is the Answer

When Driving is about Lifestyle, Car Life Nation is the Answer

The Truth in Lending Act Still Applies at a Buy Here, Pay Here Dealership

Many people refuse to buy from a buy here, pay here (BHPH) dealership — even if it’s an easier option for them — simply because of what they’ve read online or have heard from friends. High interest rates, cheap cars, and sales associates that are looking to trick you in every word of the contract. Don’t just assume […]

For Truck’s Sake! Learn the Difference Between Payload and Towing Capacity

The amount of times I’ve seen or heard people use payload and towing capacity interchangeably is mind-boggling. Heck, even when I first started learning truck-talk, I didn’t give a second thought when swapping the words around. But, they mean two completely different things, and if you think they mean the same thing, then you risk […]

Explaining the Difference Between Buying “Cheap,” and the Right Type of Cheap

When you’re browsing the used inventory of dealerships and see an alarmingly low-cost vehicle, what’s the first thought that goes through your head? Maybe it’s, “Man, that thing must be a piece of crap,” or “hey, that’s a good deal!” Depending on how you answered that question, you might be on your way to making […]

Even with Bad Credit, an Auto Loan is a Great Way to Improve your Credit Score

Bad credit sometimes seems like the end of the world, especially when it comes to car buying. But in life, it’s always important to look at the silver lining. Even if you’re not enthusiastic about getting a car loan with bad credit — due to higher-than-average interest rates — whether at a buy here, pay here dealership […]

Secret Service Gives Our VP a Rare Chance to Drive his 1967 Corvette

If you’re a car fanatic, you probably know about Jay Leno and his toys. More recently, you probably know about his relatively new show called “Jay Leno’s Garage.” Well for the upcoming season, he secured a very special guest — Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden. That’s right, turns out the VP has been […]

Have you Seen the Luxury Cars in “Starboy,” The Weeknd’s New Music Video, Yet?

I’m not a fan of this newfangled, electronic hiphop, what-have-you music — but when there are luxury cars involved, I tend to get a little excited. An artist called The Weeknd released a new music video back in September for his song “Starboy,” and it featured some sweet luxury cars. While the video itself is […]

Are Tuneups a Thing of the Past? Sadly, Yes

A tuneup — in layman’s terms — means giving your car a performance upgrade. This term was thrown around almost endlessly since hot-rods and muscle cars started hitting the market. Somewhere along the way, however, people started mixing the terms “tuneup” and “routine maintenance.” Nowadays, tuneups are a thing of the past — sadly. Used almost […]