What Is a Backup Camera?

Safety has always been the number one priority of all vehicle manufacturers. Because of this, they have adopted various technologies to ensure they offer top of the line and most secure vehicles. One of the most popular in the recent development is the inclusion of a backup camera in vehicles. You may be wondering; what is a backup camera?

It is basically a camera that newer vehicles today come equipped with to assist the driver to see where they are going when they are backing up. This helps the driver to avoid hitting barriers, pavements, other cars, objects, and people…

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Back-to-School Service

Have you forgotten to get your student a car seat? Are they still waiting for that last big box of school supplies? If you're running out of time or just want to make sure that everything is perfect for the new school year, then our back-to-school car service might be exactly what you need! We offer many different packages and can even work with your budget. Don't wait until it's too late!

The school year is almost here, and parents everywhere are rushing to get their children's backpacks, lunch boxes and the new clothes they'll…

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Planning a Leaf-Peeping Road Trip

Each year, scores of visitors head to New England to catch a glimpse of the world-famous changing leaves. Every year starting in autumn, you can spot magnificent displays of red, yellow, golden, and orange leaves in the region's forest. To make your trip smooth and enjoyable, we have some tips to follow.

Use Your Map

If your vehicle has navigation or comes with smartphone pairing capabilities, put it to use. You can plug your phone it or get directions to help with route planning. A map can also offer suggestions of places to stay or eat along the way…

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How Extreme Temperatures Kill Your Car Battery

Your car battery may be built to last but can still suffer from premature wear when it's exposed to extreme temperatures. The car battery can be affected if you choose to drive in humid, hot conditions because corrosion starts to form on the parts of the battery. Once corrosion is present, the battery won't work.

You'll also find it to be more difficult to start the car once it's exposed to high or low temperatures. The battery may not always be reliable and will require trying to start the engine multiple time each time you want…

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Safe Tire, Safe Driving

How your vehicle handles the contact with the ground will determine how easy it is to control it and the comfort the vehicle will offer. Since the tires are the only contact the vehicle has with the ground, it means that you should ensure that your tires are of the best quality and the right size for your vehicle.

Below are some tips that you can consider to ensure your vehicle is easy to drive and handle when driving:

• Check the tire pressure every day. When the vehicle moves, the sheer weight of the vehicle may cause the air pressure…

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Nissan Altima Interior Features

The Nissan Altima's interior is just as captivating as the exterior is. It is designed to keep you cozy while you are traveling. The heated steering wheel will help your hands stay warm. The dual zone automatic temperature control will allow the driver and passenger to choose what they want the temperature to be. All of the controls are in the same place.

There is nothing like enjoying good tunes as you ride down the road. This vehicle has nine speakers, so the sound will emit from the front row to the back row. Additionally, the design of the…

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Nissan Kicks Performance Features

The Nissan Kicks is known for being a powerful and efficient vehicle. It comes with front wheel drive. It is easier for you to maintain a vehicle that has front-wheel drive. The Nissan Kicks is also known for having great traction and fuel economy. The engine can get about 33 miles per gallon. The wheels can get 2,000 to 5,000 RPM.

The Nissan Kicks is also known for its ability to accelerate quickly. In fact, it only takes 9.7 seconds to go from 0 to 60 MPH. Additionally, it comes with continuously variable automatic transmission. This will…

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Reasons to Buy a Hyundai Santa Fe

If you’re looking for a vehicle that looks great, performs even better and has numerous features to make driving fun, you really don’t have to look any further than the Hyundai Santa Fe, a popular midsize SUV. You’ll find a full inventory of new and used Hyundai Santa Fe SUVs at our Braddock Heights dealership.

The Hyundai Santa Fe is ranked very highly in many categories but especially high in terms of safety. Although it may vary by model year, most Hyundai Santa Fe SUVs have these safety features.

  • Rearview camera
  • Lane departure warning
  • Forward collision warning…
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Choosing Your Teen's First Car

If you want to get a new car for your young teen driver, then there are a few things that you should think about. One of them is safety, of course.

Modern cars come with quite a lot of different safety features, including automation that can help steer them away from obstacles and dangerous situations and keep them in their lane. It is a very good idea to find a model of car that comes with a lot of these safety features. All-wheel drive for bad weather conditions might be a good choice too, if that is a concern in…

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Regularly Inspect and Change Windshield Wiper Blades

Maintenance for windshield wipers is often overlooked by vehicle owners and even some technicians. Nevertheless, this safety component can wear out and pose a danger if you can't see properly. Here is how to determine when your wipers need changing.

Braddock Motors recommends that you inspect your wiper blades regularly. Blades that are crack, torn or heavily worn require replacement because they may not fully remove rain, sleet, snow or debris. Pay particular attention during winter months when road chemicals can deteriorate the blades more quickly. At a minimum, change your wiper 

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