In 2009, the United States recorded the fewest car sales in over 50 years, just barely over 5.4 million. The recovery hasn’t been pretty, recording an expanding bubble of car sales from 2011, peaking at 7.9 million in 2014, but slowing again in recent years. In 2017, just 6.3 million new cars were sold, and […]
Like every State, there’s plenty to do in Arizona, from the historical and geological sites near the southern rim of the Grand Canyon, to cultural sites all over the State, and plenty for tastes of all kinds to enjoy. Automotive enthusiasts might pine for an epic Arizona road trip, and mid-January is the perfect time […]
December is Impaired Driving Prevention Month. During the period between Christmas and New Year there are the highest rates of impaired driving fatalities, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This video shows that buzzed driving is drunk driving. Please be safe this holiday season.
Are you getting together with friends for the holiday season and plan on drinking? Are you suffering from a cold or the flu and taking prescription or over-the-counter medicine to treat it? Do you use or abuse drugs or alcohol? If any of these things are true, and you drive a car, then you should […]
Some of the coolest cars sold at the Barrett Jackson auction on Tuesday: Photo: Barrett Jackson
With 2013 now firmly in our rear-view mirror, we can look at what happened with US auto sales last year. Since the average age of a car on the road hit 11 years old, automakers responded with some incentives and unusual tactics like Black Friday sales. The result is an impressive 16 million cars and […]
California Summers are known for three things: hot cars, cool beaches, and good food. For the past few years Performance Plus Tire has been bringing all of these great things together at the Annual Summer Barbeque and Cruise Night in Long Beach, California. So if you like cars and free food there’s really no better […]
There is a certain sense of satisfaction and accomplishment that comes from working on your on vehicle. The feeling that you get after having just installed a new set of tires or a catalytic converter single handedly is unmatched. After that point a person starts to look at their car in a new light it […]