Refinancing Vs. Trading in Your Car

Refinancing your car allows you to get a loan with a lower interest rate or lower monthly payment. Many people choose this option when their car becomes too expensive for them to afford. However, in some cases, it is better for you to trade in your car. Trading in your car may be the best option if you can no longer afford to make the payments.

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Features That Make a Dog-Friendly Vehicle

There's no better feeling than the windows down, the open road, and your best friend by your side. A dog-friendly vehicle has a variety of features that makes traveling with your furry friend easy and enjoyable. The type of upholstery a car has is necessary because it determines how easy you can clean up the mess your dog makes. R

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Pull the Belts Tight When Installing a Car Seat

If you need assistance installing a safety seat for your child, then visit Autobahn South, Inc as someone can show you how to remove the seat and then put it back in if you need to take it out of your car. The dealership can demonstrate how to use any hooks or other components that work with the seat so that your child's seat is secure.

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How to Jump Start Another Car

Did your car refuse to start today? It could be that you have a dead battery. However, you don’t have to fear. There is a quick, step-by-step process to charging up your dead battery for one last trip. That should be enough to get you to the shop. This process is called jump-starting, and you only need a set of jumper cables to get started.

Jump-starting a car refers to attaching your dead car battery to the battery of a working car and allowing it to charge off of the working battery. Jumper cables are used to attach the…

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What is front-wheel drive vs. rear-wheel drive?

If a vehicle has front-wheel drive (FWD), then the transmission is set up to send power to your front end, making the wheels pull your car forward. The best thing about this design is that it’s cheap, easy, and efficient, which is why you mostly see compact cars, small sedans, and crossover SUVs with FWD. While these cars do get better gas mileage, they may not accelerate as fast as you want.

For faster acceleration and more horsepower, rear-wheel drive is the better option. You see RWD with full-size pickup trucks, SUVs, and sports cars. 

 

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Have Trouble Backing Up Your Vehicle? This Device Could Fix That

Backing out of a driveway onto a busy street can be a frustrating experience, especially if you have things on your property to worry about. Reversing anywhere can often be the most difficult part of driving - we here at Autobahn South, Inc understand that. That's also why we've decided to summarize a new piece of technology that you might not be familiar with.

Backup cameras, also known as rearview cameras, are devices used to show you a clearer picture of what's behind you when reversing your vehicle. No more worrying about what's beneath your rear windshield…

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Basic Ways to Improve Fuel Economy

Fuel economy is the simplest way to get more value out of your vehicle and save money as you use it. Frugality is music to the ears of team members at Autobahn South, Inc, so we compiled these tips on how to improve fuel economy to help you save money as you enjoy your ride.

Use Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control is standard on most vehicles these days. It enables your vehicle to utilize fuel more efficiently in bumper-to-bumper traffic. Inefficient stop-and-go driving decreases gas mileage by up to 40 percent, so make use of this feature on your…
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