What Types of Minivans Can Buyers Choose?

Types of Minivans

Minivans were once the preferred vehicle for families. These larger vehicles offered ample passenger space plus room for sports gear and other cargo. While minivans have been eclipsed in sales by SUVs, some families still prefer the quintessential van for the comfort, space and ease of access that they offer. …

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When Buying Back a Totaled Car Makes Sense and When it Doesn’t

Buying Back a Totaled Car

An act of nature or a collision can result in damage so extensive that the vehicle is deemed a total loss or ‘totaled’ by the insurance company. When this happens, the insurance company will offer the car owner fair market value less a deductible. Then they will typically take possession …

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What is the Biggest Minivan on the Market?

Biggest Minivan

Through the years, vehicles have evolved as the needs of families have changed.  While station wagons were a family favorite in the ‘70s, minivans quickly took preference for family travel and held their popularity into the millennium. Although the SUV is now the family car of choice, the minivan still …

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Why are People Stealing Catalytic Converters?

Why are People Stealing Catalytic Converters

Vehicles powered by a fuel-injected engine are equipped with a catalytic converter, which helps reduce carbon monoxide and hydrocarbon emissions from the engine. The catalytic converter, though, wasn’t always a necessary component. In 1970 Congress passed the Clean Air Act and catalytic converters became an integral part of the car’s …

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