Choosing Transportation For Your Upcoming Wedding

Wedding limo

Planning a wedding requires attention and detail to many different aspects. The specific events need to be planned from the food items that will be served to the music the guests will dance to. The ceremony requires details from the flowers to the person who will officiate the wedding ceremony. Another important, yet commonly over looked aspect of the wedding is the guest transportation. Many weddings take place over multiple locations. Guests may struggle with parking or may not be able to drink and celebrate as much because of driving responsibilities. Consider these forms of transportation for your wedding.

Shuttle services

One of the biggest logistics difficulties is finding safe transportation from the reception location to the hotel accommodations. Many hotels will actually provide free shu (more…)

10 Feb 2017

6 Tips to Planning a Great Trip to Wine Country

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California has several wine regions that are fun to tour. If you are planning a trip for your friends or family to one of these areas, you may not know where to start or how to approach the planning process. Your first order of business may be to find a good wine tour transportation company to get you and your group around to the vineyards and then to your hotel safely. These can add a lot to wine tours. Here are some other tips to making your trip more special.

  1. Do not overbook yourself. You do not have to tour a ton of wineries to have a good experience on your wine tour adventure. Often, experts recommend planning to view two wineries each day. (more…)

10 Feb 2017

A Few of the Many Benefits That Come with Driving a Honda

HondaIf you’re in the market for a new vehicle, odds are you’re looking into leasing a car or just purchasing it up front. Regardless of which of those options you choose, you still need to decide what kind of car is going to be ideal for you.

Instead of choosing a car that serves one specific purpose, why not choose a car that can do it all? If you’ve never driven a Honda Civic or Honda Accord, here are just a few of the many reasons you should absolutely consider it.

Reliability
Few vehicles on the market today have as much reliability in car sales as a new Honda lease. With proper maintenance, most of these engines can last well beyond 300,000 miles. Simple maintenance like regular oil changes, tire rotations, and brake checks can go a long way when it comes to extending the life of your vehicle.

Gas Mileage
Of the many cars on the road today, Hondas are among the few that can boast amazing gas mileage. Many of these cars are hybrids, which means they can run on a mixture of gas and electrical power, thus making them much more fuel-efficient than other vehicles on the road. In addition, the hybrid features create far fewer carbon emissions and make the air safer to breathe.

Better Torque
One of the secrets to the success of hybrid cars is their ability to provide almost instant torque while not sporting a ton of horsepower. This might surprise a lot of vehicle owners, but the truth is that a hybrid engine is much more efficient than a typical gasoline-powered engine.

So Many Options
From the Accord, to the Civic, to the CRV, there are many options to choose from when you’re looking at Hondas. All of the available models just might make your head spin a little bit! In fact, Honda makes over 14 million engines annually. But don’t worry. When you’re working with a trusted salesperson at your car dealership, you should have all of the guidance you need.

Don’t let new car decisions bog you down! The choice is easy — buy a Honda and enjoy the many perks that come with driving a reliable, energy-efficient, user-friendly machine.

09 Feb 2017

Preventative Care is the Best Auto Safety Measure

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We rely on our cars for nearly everything, from the everyday commute and shopping to the adventure and excitement of travel. When your car is well maintained, you’ll hear the smooth purr as it eats up the miles on your journeys. It only takes some simple and routine maintenance to keep your car in top condition, following the auto manufacturer and tire company’s recommendations. Regular oil changes, checking your tires and topping up all liquids keep it in running in top condition.

Preventative care is the best policy
Keeping your car in good condition can be essential for keeping you and your family safe on the roads and highways. When it comes to tires, brakes and other essential systems, the best way to ensure that your car is working well is by following a regu (more…)

07 Feb 2017

3 Things to Worry About With Your Tires

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Tires. They are a quintessential part of your ride. We love our cars and we love the freedom they give us. That said, the work and money that go into them can be pretty stressful at times. The tires on our cars are things we have to think about constantly. IF we don’t maintain them we don’t have cares to take us wherever we please and need to go. Yes, they are a burden. Yes, the road will literally try to throw anything at them in attempts to mess them up. But, as long as we maintain them everything should be fine. Here are the three (necessary) headaches of maintaining solid working tires.

  1. Potholes
    Potholes, the enemy of the common driver. When we were young riders we would think it silly when our parents, siblings, and older friends would swerve just to avoid poth (more…)

06 Feb 2017

Used Car Sales On the Rise

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Are you thinking about buying a used car? In today’s modern day and age, there many factors to consider when buying a new car. How large of a car do you need? Do you have a favorite make or model? What about a favorite color? Do you want an environmentally friendly vehicle or a gas guzzling truck? Are there special features you want? And finally, how much are you willing to spend? For answers to all of these questions and more, all you have to do is visit a car dealership. Many people actually enjoy visiting car dealerships, because studies show that an estimated 84 percent of consumers thoroughly enjoy buying a used car, or even a new car, in person. Another 43 percent of (more…)

17 Jan 2017

The Importance of Protecting the Cosmetics of Your Vehicle

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Vehicle maintenance requires much more than regular tire rotations, oil changes, and vehicle inspections. Although these maintenance tasks are extremely important, they are not inclusive of the services that are required to hold the overall value of your vehicle. Your vehicle?s interior condition and exterior paint and consistency are also important. Most buyers are not willing to purchase a vehicle that is in great shape, if the paint is chipped and faded out. Ensure that you are taking the necessary cosmetic prevention steps.

Use high quality paint

In most cases, you do not have a decision on the type of paint that is used on your vehicle. You probably purchased it as is, either new or used, from a dealership or a private seller. If the vehicle is newer, it is also unlikely that (more…)

10 Jan 2017

Why Should I Install All Four Winter Tires?

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How’s your car faring? Simply checking your oil levels and occasionally cleaning off your front windows isn’t quite enough when you’ve got additional problems to worry about whenever you gear up for a long drive. With so many potential accidents waiting to happen, why not be as proactive as possible and nip some of the most common statistics in the bud? Vehicle neglect causes the American economy well over $2 billion every year in car repairs, lawsuits, medical bills and insurance charges. Let’s take a look at what visiting tire companies can do for you and everyone else on the open road.

What Is Vehicle Neglect?

Just as it says on the tin, vehicle neglect is when you don’t regularly tend to your car or truck and leave it open to a wide variety of minor or severe pr (more…)

09 Jan 2017

Do You Have Your Winter Tires Installed?

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Winter has arrived! How are your winter tires looking? One of the most essential things you can do for your car this season is dropping by your local car shop and letting them take a look at your tires — even an average set can potentially set you back financially and put you at greater risk for a crash. If you’re not sure where to start (cars are complicated machines, after all), then look below to learn about vehicle neglect habits in the United States and all the little things you should know when visiting a car tire company.

Vehicle Neglect

It’s easy to get caught up in day-to-day life. However, neglecting your vehicle can have some serious long-term ramifications. Neglecting vehicles has been found to cost the American economy well over $2 billion every single (more…)

06 Jan 2017

Are You Looking for a Way to Improve Your Night Time Driving?

Headlight renewal kit

Everyone is excited for the holidays. You are counting down the hours to when your oldest daughter will return from college. She only gets to be home for 10 days, but you will make the most of her short visit. Although you are flying her home from the campus where she lives 12 hours away, you are driving her back to the campus at the end of her break. The reason for the drive is so that you can extend your time with her. Now that you have decided to drive her back, however, the list of things you are going to accomplish when you are on her campus is growing.
You want to help with some cleaning tasks in her dorm room, but you also want to help her with some car maintenance. Your father gave your daughter, his oldest granddaughter, a used pick up to take to college. Now that the pick up has been on ca (more…)

15 Dec 2016