Archive for the ‘Used Models’ Category
5 Most Fuel Efficient Pre-Owned Cars
Fuel economy has become more of a focal point for car-buyers over the past 10-15 years. Shoppers are looking for vehicles that can help them save money at the pump and limit emissions to help preserve the environment. Regardless of motivations, fuel-efficient cars are some of the most sought-after vehicles on the market. You can find the five most fuel-efficient pre-owned vehicles in the OkCarz inventory. Stop by any of our great locations today!
The test drive is a critical part of the car buying process. You want to make sure you that the car is not only a good fit for you, but you’ll also want to check it to see if it has any mechanical issues. Watch this video for some helpful tips. (more…)
SUVs with towing capacity over 7,000 pounds
Drivers have different reasons for choosing to purchase a new SUV. For many, one of the biggest draws is the high-powered performance options that are available. A benefit of having a larger vehicle with a powerful engine is that you’ll likely be able to harness that energy into towing capability. If you’re looking for a model that will provide you with the towing abilities that you need, there are a variety of options for you to consider. (more…)
Which used sedan has the most interior space?
When you’re looking for a vehicle, it is likely that one of the things that you are probably looking for is the interior capacity. Many drivers who are looking for a spacious vehicle turn to SUVs and crossovers to fulfill those needs. However, for those who are looking for a smaller, more manageable vehicle that is still able to handle everything and everyone you need to bring with you, there are plenty of used sedans that offer a spacious interior. (more…)
How to tell if you’re buying a reliable pre-owned vehicle
When you’re buying a car, you’re making a purchase that you’re hoping will last for years to come. Even when you choose a used vehicle, buying a car can cost a lot of money, so you want to make sure that the one you buy is going to be a good investment. Naturally, when you buy an older vehicle, you have to consider the mileage. A recent study revealed which vehicles are most likely to reach 200,000 miles. (more…)
Questions to ask when buying a used vehicle at a dealership
While many people buy most of their stuff online, there are few places where you can purchase your car totally online. Choosing to buy a vehicle at the dealership means you’ll have to actually go to the dealership and speak with the salesperson. While some might find this inconvenient, there are others who will take this advantage to learn about the vehicle they are going to buy. While most dealerships provide this information, you might need to ask questions to make sure you’re getting a car that will fit your needs. (more…)
Which compact cars have the most interior space?
Drivers who are looking for a new vehicle will likely be overwhelmed by the number of crossovers and SUVs that are currently found on the road. While a crossover can be an excellent vehicle option for those who are looking for a large, high-performance model, those who don’t want the bulkiness of an SUV might feel like there are no real options for a vehicle that doesn’t take up a ton of room while still providing plenty of space for passengers. Drivers who are on the lookout for the perfect car should take a look at some of these spacious compact models. (more…)
Reasons to purchase a convertible this summer
If you’re planning on doing a lot of driving this summer, you’re probably thinking about finding a great summer-time vehicle. While there are plenty of options, the style of vehicle that is almost synonymous with summer is the convertible. When you put the top down and hit the open road, you’re sure to pull jealous eyes to you. While having a vehicle that presents a care-free existence can be invigorating, before you make the decision to buy a convertible you should explore some of the reasons why a convertible is a great vehicle to have. (more…)
Are there benefits to buying a Flex Fuel vehicle?
One of the most pressing concerns that drivers have when they are shopping for a new vehicle is making sure that the model they choose is good for the environment. Those who are looking at different options for low emission vehicles can consider purchasing a Flex Fuel vehicle. Designed to run on either gasoline or a blend of gasoline and 85% ethanol, generally called E85, Flex Fuel vehicles are an option for drivers who are trying to lower their carbon footprint. (more…)
Measuring depreciation on a pre-owned vehicle
While buying a brand-new car can seem like an investment, you begin losing value the second you drive off of the dealership lot. Within the first year of ownership, a new vehicle will lose an average of 20% of its value. For many drivers, the best way to escape the initial depreciation hit is to instead choose to purchase a pre-owned vehicle. (more…)