Chevy Suburban Anniversary: 80 Years of Power, Utility & More Video
A while back, we shared a video that showcased how Ford’s trucks have changed over the years. Here at Auction Direct USA, one of our most popular vehicles besides the Ford F-Series is the Chevy Suburban. This can-do-it-all vehicle has been around for 84 years now and it has always been capable yet stylish to match the times. Don’t believe us? Check out this video produced a few years ago by Chevrolet! Read the rest of this entry
Can I Mix Different Motor Oils?
When it comes to maintaining our high-quality used vehicle from Auction Direct USA, one of the best things we can do is be mindful of the oil. Check it regularly (once a month), have it changed every three months or 3,000 miles, and top it off as needed. But have you ever found yourself checking the oil in your vehicle, realized that it was low, and discovered that the only oil you had on hand was different than the kind you normally use? Is it okay to use? Keep reading to find out! Read the rest of this entry
What are the Best Books About Ford Cars?
For more than a century, Ford vehicles have been a fundamental part of the American highway. In that time frame, Ford Motor Company has built a colorful history, and it is worth reading about! To kick off our summer reading, we are sharing our favorite books that feature the Ford brand and its vehicles. Read the rest of this entry
Differences Between Sports Cars, Pony Cars, and Muscle Cars
Here at Auction Direct USA, we occasionally have customers come through and ask for a sports car. And then after talking to them a little more, we discover that what they are really looking for is a pony car or a muscle car. We understand that drivers use “sports car” universally but in order to ensure that you are getting the vehicle that you have always dreamed of, we just wanted to share some information that differentiates a sports car from a pony car and a muscle car. Read the rest of this entry
Best Greatest Hits Albums for Road Tripping
One of the best things about road tripping is cranking up the radio and singing our favorite songs. Many of us remember popping in a cassette tape or CD into our car’s music system as we cruised down the highway. Today, many of us can still enjoy a CD in our vehicle but we are seeing more and more vehicles with a digital infotainment system that allows us to synch up our smartphones and listen to our favorite podcasts and playlists. While we love this new style of entertainment, we like to keep the tradition of listening to a full album during our road trip. If you need some help adding some awesome greatest hits albums to your Spotify, we’ve got you covered! Read the rest of this entry
Road Trip Activity Check List for Families
Here at Auction Direct USA, we love talking about road trips with our customers and helping them find a high-quality used vehicle for their journey. Unfortunately, all too often we hear of family road trips that are essentially for one person: a week-long vacation to the lake so Dad can fish while Mom and the kids stay in the cabin after one day out on the water – or a road trip with nothing but art museums for Mom and Dad while the kids would rather play outside. To make your next road trip fun for the whole family, it’s better to include a variety of activities. Here are some suggestions for you to consider: Read the rest of this entry