blog /bläg/

noun
1. a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style.

That’s a good definition but the We Drive blog is a lot more than that. It’s your free guide to everything you want to know, or should know, about all things automotive: advice on cars, help on financing, thoughts on car-buying, and the truth about dealerships and pricing. We Drive is your car-buying solution and these blog articles are a great source of honest information. And if you want to chat more about any automotive or financing topic, we’re just a phone call away. So read away… and then give us a call!

Hurricane Preparedness Tips for Vehicle Owners

Atlantic Hurricane season runs annually from June 1st thru November 30th. When preparing for the house and family, it's important to make sure your car is also ready in the need of an evacuation. Below are some helpful tips to ensure your vehicle is ready this season. Check your car insurance coverage Review your insurance coverage and make sure it's up to date. In the event of a hurricane, make sure to keep your policy along with other insurance documents in a large plastic zip lock bag to keep...

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Germ-Free Transportation

With the rise of COVID-19 cases around the country, everyone is becoming more aware of every surface that they come in contact with. Most of us are focused on cleaning and disinfecting our households, offices, and devices. One place that we don't want to overlook is our car! If not properly cleaned, vehicles can become a harbor of unknown germs that we are bringing in and out! Although it seems obvious and redundant, the most important thing you can do to protect yourself is to keep your hands c...

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Defensive Driving Tips

I was born and raised in South Florida and over the last 50 years driving has changed and the roads are more congested than ever. South Florida is very diverse with all kinds of drivers – slow, fast, sloppy, and distracted! Here are a few things to help you stay a little safer: 1. Focus on driving, not on everything else in the vehicle such as the radio, cell phone, kids, or a heated discussion. 2. Expect other drivers to make mistakes and trust only yourself. 3. Slow Down! Driving fast only mak...

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How Aging Tires Can Cause Unexpected Blowouts

One day scrolling through Facebook, I came across an individual's post on the passing of a family member due to aging tires. I began to do some research on how aging tires can cause unexpected blowouts. Did you know that an old tire that has never been used can look exactly like a brand new one? The tread looks new and the manufacturer's stickers may still be on it. When tires reach a certain age, the rubber begins to dry out and crack, which can make it unsafe for road use because it may run th...

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On The Road Again – Road Trip Advice

Have you found yourself traveling alone on a long road trip? I have. I have some great tips that can make it pleasant and not boring. The first thing I do is prepare my car and have it all checked out to make sure I get to my destination safely. In order to make your trip fun, make sure to bring music that makes you feel great to listen to and sing along like karaoke. If you have that someone special or a friend that you like to speak with on the phone, and your vehicle has hands-free Bluetooth,...

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