Advantages of Buying a Pre-Owned Car vs. a New Car

Deciding between a new or used car? RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman explains why pre-owned may be the best option.  I’ve got a confession to make: in the 15 years that I’ve had a license, I’ve never purchased a new vehicle. And yes, I’ve owned a vehicle for all of those years. What I prefer...
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The Best Car Shows of 2015

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares with you which car shows to go to if you’re stoked about vehicles. Few things are more exciting than going to industry-specific or hobby-specific shows and conventions throughout the year. You get to learn about cutting-edge technology, trends that are spreading like wildfire or ones that are barely visible (yet), and...
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Must Do Activities and Trips for Car Lovers

Are you a car lover? Not just someone who stops and takes a picture of a fancy sports car when you walk by, but someone who really loves cars. Whether you are into Corvettes, the Model T, or just have a soft spot for cool cars of the past, you can find great places to...
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5 Driving Safety Tips to Live By

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman gives 5 driving safety tips that if everyone followed (starting with you!), would make the roads a lot safer. Do you have random, driving safety tips that have stuck with you throughout the years? You know, from your uncle, mother, brother and cousin, who all decided to impart wisdom on you while...
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Rent a Tesla This Summer

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shows you where to take your next Tesla rental. While you may not be financially prepared to invest in a Tesla vehicle, there are some wonderful renting opportunities out there through peer-to-peer rental sites such as RelayRides. The Tesla, named after  electrical engineer and physicist Nikola Tesla whose 1882 design is used in the vehicle...
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How to Choose the Right Mechanic

RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman shares strategies for how to find the right mechanic to work with. As a person who only purchases used cars, I understand the necessity of having a trustworthy and knowledgeable mechanic in your rolodex. Over the years, I’ve had mufflers and windshields replaced, head gaskets blow, weird grinding noises, a few leaks,...
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DIY Tips to Make Your Car Look Amazing

RealyRides money expert Eric Rosenberg loves do-it-yourself projects to keep his home and car in top shape. Here are tips to help make your car look great without breaking the bank. Car maintenance projects can be expensive, but every car maintenance project doesn’t have to be. There are a handful of projects you can do...
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The Most Inexpensive Cars to Own

RelayRides blogger Eric Rosenberg found the lowest cost new cars to own. Buy one and turn it into into profit by renting it on RelayRides. There is no secret that smaller cars use less fuel than big cars, but knowing the best car to buy if you want a big car is not always an easy...
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Will the App Automatic Change the Way You Drive?

RelayRides blogger Eric Rosenberg reviews the Automatic app and explains why it may be worth purchasing. What Is Automatic? Automatic is an app and hardware tool that plugs into your car to give your more information about your car’s health and your driving style. Nearly every car built since 1996 has an ODB port, or...
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5 Myths About Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing

Still on the fence about making money renting your car? RelayRides blogger Amanda L. Grossman dispels 5 myths about peer-to-peer car sharing. Unless you’ve been living out in the middle of nowhere like that Alaskan Bush family, then you know the sharing economy is blooming with all sorts of earning potential for each of us...
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