Gaywheels car-buying guide part 6: Choosing the right engine

Choosing the right engine If you’ve read the first few entries from our Gaywheels car-buying guide, you should have a pretty good idea which make and model is right for your next ride. Congratulations–that’s no small feat. Today, we’re going to…

Gaywheels car-buying guide part 5: Do your homework

Do your homework Last week, we talked about the importance of being honest when you’re shopping for a new car. That involves taking a long, hard, look at how you use your current vehicle (which can differ from how you might…

Gaywheels car-buying guide part 4: How are you really going to use your new car?

How are you really going to use your new car?  Last week, we talked about setting aside preconceptions when shopping for a car and being open to a range of possibilities. Today, we’re going to start narrowing down those possibilities to…

Car maintenance 101: Keep your car ready for winter weather

We’ve all seen the signs and heard the radio ads: “Shift into winter!” “Get your car ready for winter!” But what does that really mean? How do you get a car ready for winter? It’s not as if you’re going…

Gaywheels car-buying guide part 3: Getting your head in the game

Getting your head in the game So, you’ve made a decision about whether to shop for a brand new car or for one that’s gently used. Congrats! That’s a very big, very important first step in the car-buying (or car-leasing) process. Unfortunately,…

Gaywheels car-buying guide part 2: Second-hand can be a great first choice

Second-hand can be a great first choice I won’t lie: my money’s on used cars. But then, if you read last week’s post, you probably picked up on that. The truth is, very few people truly need a brand-new car….

Gaywheels car-buying guide part 1: Should you buy a brand-new car?

This is the first in a series of articles to help readers like you make informed decisions when buying your next ride. We hope to roll out a new post every week, but hey, don’t hold us to anything.  Should…

3 ways to be at your best on long winter drives

With Thanksgiving and Christmas now in the rearview mirror, motorists might be inclined to relax and let down their guard, but not so fast. Winter driving can be challenging at the best of times, and it’s doubly so when the…

5 easy tips for safe winter driving

The first few days of the new year are a perfect time to look back on where you’ve been and set some goals for what’s ahead. At Gaywheels, we hope that one of your goals for 2018 involves keeping your…

Avoid autumn road emergencies!

In autumn, depending on where you live, everywhere you look could be a Kodak moment. Changing leaves with their beautiful hues are a sight to see, but once they fall to the ground, or get wet, they can create treacherous…