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3 Key Items you Should Bring on Your Off-Road Adventures!

Off-Road Items you Should Bring on Your Adventure!

If you’re looking to go on an off-roading adventure, but aren’t sure what to bring with you on it, don’t worry! We’ll be happy to help you find the best items for your journey. These are some of the more essential items that you’ll need to bring on your trip. Continue reading below to find out more!

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Driving Tips for Thunderstorms and Summer Rains

3 Tips for Tackling Summer Weather and Summer Storms

Bad storms and weather can bring a ton of dangers to you and your passengers. This means that you need to take a ton of precautions before and during your drives, especially if the weather takes a turn for the worst! Thankfully, we’re here to help you keep safe an prepare for your bad-weather driving experience! Continue reading below in order to find out more!

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How Do You Connect Apple CarPlay to a Chevrolet Brand Model?

Apple CarPlay and Chevrolet Brand Models

When it comes to exceptional features that offer a ton of entertainment and infotainment options, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are two that definitely stand out! These excellent features take your drive to the next level of connectivity and innovation, letting you enjoy a ton of applications through your model. Continue reading below in order to learn more!

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How to Connect Apple CarPlay to a Toyota Brand Vehicle

What is Apple CarPlay and How to Connect it to a Toyota Model

When it comes to innovative and exceptional features that deliver a ton of connectivity and entertainment options, Apple CarPlay is the one for you. This great feature is found on just about all Toyota models, giving you a variety of amazing systems for you to enjoy. What are some of these features, you ask? How do I connect it? Continue reading below in order to find out!

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Exploring Raleigh: Libraries, Bookstores and More

Public Libraries and Bookstores in Raleigh, NC

Reading isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you’re brainstorming summer pastimes, but this year more than ever people are thinking outside the box in a search for new activities. Whether it’s on the couch, in the sun or under a shady tree, curling up with a good book is an excellent way to stay productive and enrich your mind as you enjoy the freedom of the season. Grab your bookmark, because we’re about to dive into our list of some public libraries and bookstores in Raleigh, NC where you can browse from an excellent selection of books, magazines and more!

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A red 2017 Ford Escape with a turbocharged engine driving down an open road.

Will My Insurance Go Up if I Buy a Vehicle With a Turbocharged Engine?

If Insurance Companies Will Charge You Extra for Buying a Turbocharged Engine

The time has come; you found the perfect vehicle for you and you intend to purchase it. You’ve made the necessary budgetary moves and can finally get that vehicle with a turbocharged engine. But wait – will there be more expenses you aren’t thinking of from your insurance agency? Will my insurance cost rise if I buy the turbocharged vehicle of your dreams? At Auction Direct USA, we go over some thoughts on if your insurance will rise because of a vehicle purchase.

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3 Common Summer Vehicle Issues and How to Prevent Them!

Common Summer Vehicle Issues and Preventing Them 

Summer is here and with it comes a ton of issues that you might have to contend with, most of them come from heat. The heat will rise up and cause you a ton of problems, especially as we progress through the summer and it starts to add up. This heat will cause a ton of problems for your vehicle if you don’t prepare properly. What are some of these issues? Continue reading to find out and see how to prevent them! 

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A red 2018 Toyota Highlander driving down an open road.

The Pros and Cons of Three-Row Seating

A List of Pros and Cons to Third-Row Seating in SUV Models

When it comes to space, sometimes you need more than what a small crossover or sedan can give you. That’s why the automotive market has tons of three-row SUVs you can check out! But how efficient are they? How does it fit your lifestyle, or are there downsides to adding additional seating capacity? At Auction Direct USA, we check out the pros and cons of third-row seating to help you decide.

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Is a DSG transmission better than a manual or automatic?

DSG Transmissions: How They Work and Why They’re Better

If you’re familiar with European brands like Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, or Mercedes-Benz, then you may have noticed that some of them have a DSG (German for “dual-clutch transmission”). They’re quite popular and have a long history. But what exactly do they do? And should you be trying to get a vehicle with one?

Is a DSG transmission better than a manual or automatic?

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