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I’m Talking “TOW” You – Can You Tow with a Nissan?

March 20th, 2024 by

Nissans are probably not the first vehicle that you think about when you think about towing anything. You would be surprised at how capable these cars are. Nissans are surprisingly diverse vehicles. Read on to see how the Nissan can surprise you, and possibly be your next cargo loading vehicle!

2024 Nissan Rogue vs 2024 Ford Escape

February 29th, 2024 by

Last year, Nissan announced that the Rogue would get a redesign for the 2024 model year, offering more advanced infotainment, a better interior, and a slick new look. As one of the brand’s best sellers, Nissan’s clearly taken great care to ensure that the Rogue stays relevant in the ever-changing market. Given its recent refresh,…

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2024’s Family-Friendly Festivals in Birmingham

January 24th, 2024 by

It can be tough keeping your kids occupied in the springtime, especially when the weather outside is less than spectacular. You may be wondering where to see concerts in Alabama, or where to find information about family-friendly events and shows near you. Well, fortunately, we’ve got just the thing! No matter whether you’re a BBQ…

The Best New Year’s Eve Events Near Birmingham

December 11th, 2023 by

December 31st is on a Sunday in 2023 which may complicate plans for some folks, but we imagine most of our friends around Birmingham will find a way to celebrate the coming of 2024 despite the possibility of needing to work on January 1st. There will be folks who keep their pajamas on, eat some…

5 Potential Signs of a Bad Transmission

November 30th, 2023 by

A vehicle’s transmission is arguably its most crucial mechanical component, tied only with the engine block. Without a perfectly-working transmission, your vehicle will quickly start to experience some seriously noticeable performance issues. Transmission repair can be palm-sweatingly expensive, but it doesn’t always have to be. The best way to avoid a hefty service bill is…

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The 2024 Nissan Frontier vs. 2023 Toyota Tacoma

October 31st, 2023 by

On paper, the Frontier and Tacoma have quite a few things in common. They both started out in the compact truck segment during the mid-’90s, and they both made the jump to a midsize platform roughly a decade later. Since then, they’ve both established themselves among the best midsize trucks for the money. Of course,…

Save on Maintenance with an Electric Car

September 15th, 2023 by
Tips To Save on Maintenance with an Electric Car

When you’re considering purchasing an EV (electric vehicle), comparing EV vs. gas-powered vehicle service and maintenance costs are at the top of the list to research. Buying an EV comes with a different maintenance schedule and considerations than gas-powered vehicles, also known as ICE (internal combustion engine) vehicles. In general, you can expect to save…

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3 Tips for Finding the Best Used Electric Car

August 15th, 2023 by

Listen, we get it: buying a new car isn’t for everyone. In fact, buying used is often the smartest move, even if you can afford to swing a new-car payment. As always, both have their pros and cons. What if you want to buy the best used electric vehicle, though? There’s no doubt that there…

18 Tips: How to Sell Your Car for the Most Money

August 14th, 2023 by

Everyone likes saving a buck and making each dollar count. That’s why so many people buy and sell cars. For some, selling a vehicle is a thrill; for others, it’s on the same level as other nerve-wracking experiences, like job interviews and first dates. Of course, you’d never get a job or find a partner…

The Best Festivals in Birmingham AL (2023)

July 27th, 2023 by

Looking for some fun things to do near Birmingham to help pass time with the kids? Well, you’re in luck! Here in Jefferson County, there’s no shortage of family-friendly activities, events and festivals to take part in. All you’ve got to do is hop in your Nissan Rogue (probably) and drive there. From Birmingham music…

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