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All Chryslers are not equal – with other carmakers, that is. Chryslers have always been built to purposely stand away from the crowd and they have always been made with the highest quality in mind. That kind of thinking has set Chrysler vehicles apart since Walter Chrysler founded the company in the mid-1920s after several years of successfully running other people’s automobile manufacturing plants. 2017 Chrysler 200 The 2017 Chrysler 200 carries on Walter Chrysler’s tradition of quality and excellence in engineering. The 200 has everything going for it, which you can see for yourself when you come down to Patterson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. As you walk around the lot you’ll find yourself just naturally gliding over to the 200. It’s a beautiful car, no doubt and you’ll be captivated by its auto dynamic exterior lines. Once you get close enough to gaze through the windows you’ll find yourself…

If you have employees that need to do a lot of traveling for your organization, then you will have to consider the best way for them to travel. In most cases, travel is more economical in a company owned vehicle; however, finding the best vehicles for them can be tricky. Best Vehicles for Organization You want to provide a good, reliable vehicle that can accommodate all the things they may need to carry with them. It also must be efficient and cost effective to the company. What Do Your Employees Need? Before deciding on the right vehicle, you need to consider what the employees’ role entails whilst they are working. If they are going to repair or install equipment, then they will probably need a vehicle with a large capacity of storage to carry all the tools and parts. If the employees are sales people, they will need a smaller and…

Car-Buying Glossary Here is a guide to some of the common phrases you may encounter in a car search, or while working out the logistics of financing a vehicle: Buyout Price: The price of buying a vehicle at the lease term’s end. If you think that you may purchase your car at the end of the lease, compare the costs of buying outright to those of buying after a lease. Candy Store: Refers to a dealership with a whole lot of vehicle inventory. Certificate of Title: An item provided by a title company or law office to indicate a vehicle’s legal ownership. Dealer Holdback: A small percentage of a vehicle’s cost that the vehicle maker pays back to a dealership after the car has left the lot because someone bought it. This is what lets dealerships sell cars at the invoice price or below and still get a profit. Dealer…

Most Popular Used Cars Here are 5 most popular used cars in the UK and US, ranked by how many times they were bought and sold. 5. Nissan Qashqai Image by Wikimedia With a mixture of classic hatchback style and SUV engineering, the Nissan Qashqai has been on the British car markets for 10 years. In 2014 model is the 2nd generation and is a good reliable model. 4. Volkswagen Golf Image by Wikimedia Despite the diesel emissions scandal that surrounded this model, it’s still incredibly popular in the UK. With a classy design and convertible models available, the Golf is comfortable and well built. 3. Ford Focus Image by Wikimedia A little larger than its brother model the Fiesta, the Focus has more modern technological features such as the infotainment system. 2. Vauxhall Corsa Image by Pixabay This extremely easy to drive vehicle is hugely popular in the UK.…

It’s amazing how many SUVs and 4x4s you see on the nation’s road these days – they are everywhere. But if you were to ask the vast majority of SUV or truck owners if they have ever taken their precious vehicle off-road, the vast majority would reply with a negative response. And there’s a good reason why. While off-roading can be fantastic fun, it’s also incredibly dangerous. And the SUVs and some of the 4x4s you buy these days just don’t have what it takes to survive an off-road experience. First Off-Road Experience With all this in mind, we thought we would put together a few guidelines for newcomers to the off-roading scene. Read on to find out more about the perfect vehicle, the upgrades you might need, and how to stay safe when off-roading. Let’s get started with the absolute basics. The Right Vehicle As we mentioned above, you…

Auto Interest Rates​ Even with an increasing amount of Americans opting to use public transportation and rideshare options such as Uber, the need to own your own vehicle still remains prominent. Statistics show that 91% of US households own at least one car, with the majority of citizens requiring a car to get to and from work. Statistics also show that nearly 85% of those who buy a new vehicle finance it through either a loan or a lease. When acquiring a loan, most become subject to high interest rates and unnecessary fees. Why? The vast majority of car buyers choose the convenience of financing through the dealership, which have a markup of 2.5% on average. So, where can you go to find the top car loan interest rates? Choosing a Separate Lender Aside from the average markup, dealerships tack on additional fees that you will also end up paying…

Best Mid-Sized Luxury Sedan You are wandering around the new car lot and a smiling salesperson approaches. You ask, innocently enough, “What is the best mid-sized luxury sedan?” Each dealer will likely offer a different opinion, because “best” can mean so many different things. Most expensive? Highest fuel efficiency? Largest engine, highest approval rating — the list of measurable factors is long. But which one is best? This depends entirely on your personal preferences and requirements. Measuring the Best One way to determine which luxury sedan is best is by balancing the cost to performance. A very high-end car, such as the 2017 Cadillac STS, has an MSRP of $46,555. It ranks high in many comparisons, but struggles with fuel economy and has a puny four-cylinder, turbocharged base-model engine and undersized rear seats. So is it the best? Probably not. Luxury Sedans What defines luxury? The peace of mind that…