At Prestige Imports, and particularly at this time of year, we start to see a large number of visitors who are beaming as they use their tax return to purchase a new automobile. However, some others might have made mistakes on their return, which can frequently happen if you aren’t careful when filing. So what are some of the easy-to-make tax mistakes that people are prone to make? Read the rest of this entry
Top 5 Reasons Why Your Check Engine Light is On
Almost all drivers have experienced the poignant panic that goes hand in hand with that red glowing check engine light. Unless you are a mechanic or automotive aficionado, it is easy to lose your cool in this situation — remain calm, all is well. Your check engine light is there for a reason, to alert you of a potential issue. Learn more about your check engine light with this overview of the top 5 reasons why your check engine light is on. Read the rest of this entry
As you can likely imagine, no potential automotive issue can sap your extra walkaround cash more quickly than a car that has broken down. It’s hard to necessarily predict these problems, but you can often assume how much they’re going to cost to repair. But what are the most expensive fixes? Here are four of the steepest bills you could face. Read the rest of this entry
How far away are autonomous cars?
Uber recently announced that it will be teaming up with Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, for a deployment of self-driving cars. With so many automakers now jumping into the mix, how far away are autonomous cars in the future?
If you’ve found yourself on the Prestige Imports blog — which you have if you’re reading this sentence — then you consider yourself an informed member of the driving public. And if you are truly hoping to be informed, which we’re assuming you are, then you’re probably interested in ways to improve your fuel economy. We have some tips for you, friends; here are five ways to improve your car’s efficiency. Read the rest of this entry
With so many shoppers at Prestige Imports having families of their own, the large majority of buyers at our dealership are also dog-owners. This can present a particular problem when we are taking longer trips, but it’s one that we’ve managed to solve quite well. So, what are the best tips for traveling with a dog in the vehicle? Here are five tips that we’ve found the most helpful. Read the rest of this entry
Given the high degree of traffic in our area, and combined with the large population of South Florida, it stands to reason that we are forced to deal with semi trucks on a regular basis. This can present a long list of potential hazards, particularly when driving a car with a low profile like many that we have at Prestige Imports. So, how can you stay safe when driving around a semi? Here are four tips for you to follow. Read the rest of this entry
When dealing with exotic and import vehicles like those we have at Prestige Imports, cleanliness is somewhere close to godliness. And while we certainly do all we can to keep our cars clean, only one thing can sneak up and make a mess at the darnedest times: our kids. So how can we keep our luxury cars clean, even in the face of Kiddy McGrubbyfingers? Here are four tips. Read the rest of this entry
Well, on behalf of all of us…finally. We’re finally reaching the end of 2016, a year that has certainly taken its toll on many of us. As we look ahead to 2017, we at Prestige Imports are certainly planning on making a few New Year’s Resolutions. But this year, we’re going to do things a little differently: what New Year’s Resolutions should a car lover make? Read the rest of this entry
In a recent blog post, we suggested that you make 2017 a year when you try to venture out with more road trips. Road trips can help to reset your senses in a number of ways, and we encourage you give it a shot. Of course, you’ll also need some pointers about how to best make this happen, so here are four road trip tips that are totally worth your while. Read the rest of this entry