What Cars Did Elvis Presley Own?
Any Elvis Presley fan knows that August 16 is a very special day. It is the anniversary of the King’s death. It will be 42 years since his passing and many of us still remember what we were doing when we heard the sad news. Elvis Presley is one of the most iconic figures from the 20th Century and his music is still loved by many today. In addition to his music, Elvis is remembered for his unique style – especially when it came to his cars! Join us as we share some Presley-owned cars that we can’t help falling in love with! Read the rest of this entry
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
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
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
Auction Direct USA’s Favorite Podcasts for Road Tripping
With the spring season now in full swing, we are ready to hit the road. Staring ahead at an open highway can get a little boring after a while, so we often turn to podcasts for entertainment – especially since many of today’s used cars come available with infotainment systems or plug-ins for your smartphone. If you are looking for a great new podcast to listen to, we have a few suggestions that are available on Spotify: Read the rest of this entry
Auction Direct USA Auto-Themed Word Search
Here at Auction Direct USA, word searches are some of our favorite activities. They are quiet and a great way to expand our vocabulary. We thought that we would share our love of word searches by creating one of our own for you to enjoy. Can you find all the words? Read the rest of this entry