Whether you’re making a new addition to the family, got a new job with a longer commute, or just want a fun car because of an existential crisis, it’s time for a new car in 2018. However, first-time car buyers in Memphis might find that purchasing a vehicle isn’t as easy as they thought. Before heading into the showroom, check out these tips to make the purchase quick, easy, and stress-free.(more…)
Compared to other Southern or Midwestern cities, Memphis has a relatively mild commute. However, traffic jams, stalled cars, and construction can add minutes and even an hour to your daily commute, so it’s best to have a front-wheel car that’ll spice up the journey. With plenty of power, tech specs, and agility, these cars are sure to add some excitement on your journey across the Memphis-Arkansas Bridge, I-40, and 1-55.
Toyota Prius Prime
The Toyota Prius Prime is the plug-in hybrid that’s more than just a world saver. Under the hood, the Prius Prime sports a 1.8-liter Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder with two permanent magnet asynchronous motors and an 8.8-kWh lithium-ion battery pack. A full charge takes just 5.5 hours to achieve and can propel you up to 25 miles on electric power alone, making it perfect for those with a short commute or a charging station near their office.(more…)
Driving on the track for the first time is an exciting venture. You get to satisfy your insatiable lust for speed while learning how to maneuver a vehicle like a pro. If given the option, many first-timers look for the highest amount of horsepower to tackle the course, yet this isn’t always the best option. Because there’s certainly a learning curve (no pun intended), a balanced vehicle that teaches you how to get the most traction and how to use horsepower is the best choice. Here are just a few of the best cars for your first time on the track.(more…)
Whether you’re driving to and from the University of Memphis every weekday for class, heading in to work at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or just taking that daily drive down I-240, you need a car that tolerates frequent use with ease while providing regular comfort. Here are some top possibilities to consider.(more…)