Category Auto And Trucks

Common Mistakes Motorcycle Buyers Make When Lookin

Common Mistakes Motorcycle Buyers Make When Looking For A Motorcycle Loan

by: Jay Fran

Whether interest rates are high or low or it’s the end of a model year with lots of incentives, motorcycle buyers tend to make the same mistakes when shopping for a motorcycle loan. Here are four common mistakes motorcycle buyers make with motorcycle loans.
Shopping for a motorcycle before shopping for a motorcycle loan.
Many motorcycle buyers enter the showroom looking for a motorcycle before they determine how much money a motorcycle lender is willing to loan to them for the purchase of a motorcycle. There is no need to shop for a $20,000 Harley Davidson motorcycle, if a lender is only willing to provide a loan amount of $10,000.
Additionally, once motorcycle buyers enter the showroom slick salespeop...

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Auto Trader or Ebay

Auto Trader or Ebay

by: Cherie Szilvagyi

For Auto Dealers across the nation, today’s market is getting harder and harder to handle. Sales are seeing a downturn after such a long up swing in the market. To counteract the ever increasing expense of running and maintaining a profitable dealership, dealers need to be savvy in today’s market.
New trends are emerging in today’s market. Down turn markets always seem to bring out the new ideas and help to hone them. Internet sales, once a hard to handle and mysterious market, are on the upswing. Sites like Ebay and Auto Trader are actually selling cars. In fact they are both selling so many cars that it is getting impossible to ignore selling online...

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The Popularity of the NHRA

The Popularity of the NHRA

by: Richard A. Brink

It is the Christmas holiday weekend, the family is sitting around the livingroom discussing how much of a very fine meal we’ve eaten, when the conversation shifts: “You on for the drag races this summer?” I asked my brother. “Oh yeah,” he answers back. As we reminisce about the past years NHRA Nationals and discuss plans and dates for this years race, we wonder why the NHRA does not have a bigger following. If you like fast cars, and you have not been to a NHRA Nationals event, you have no idea what your missing. That, we decided, is exactly the problem. You have got to see it live to understand why it has the following it does...

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2006 Lexus RX 400h: Arrival of Toyota’s High Perfo

2006 Lexus RX 400h: Arrival of Toyota’s High Performance Hybrid

by: Jenny McLane

Hybrid Synergy Drive reveals another virtue: Performance. Public viewing of the 2006 Lexus RX400 in early 2005 reveals combined fuel efficiency in the range of the current EPA average rating for a four- cylinder compact sedan. The RX400h will be a SULEV rated vehicle which means driving from Los Angeles to New York and back nine times (54,000 miles) yet produce less- smog forming emissions.
The 2006 Lexus RX400h combines 3.3 liter V6 gasoline engine with two electric drive motors: a strong 120 kW (161 horsepower) motor positioned near the rear wheels. The new Hybrid System will deliver a peak output of 270 horsepower with a 20% increase compared to the non-hybrid RX330 power train...

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