Buying the Right Used CarPurchasing a used vehicle can be an overwhelming experience full of questions, a few doubts, and may even feel like a gamble, but used vehicles are typically a more realistic option for many car owners than buying a brand new car.
The Future of Standardized Safety FeaturesIf you’ve been driving a car for decades, you might be surprised by some of the advances in vehicle safety technology. Think back to the first car you drove, if you’re middle-aged or older, there’s a good chance that the safety features were very minimal (and safety belts were optional).
Four of The Most Expensive Cars Ever AuctionedThe original Batmobile driven by Adam West in the 1960s television series sold at the January Barrett Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Ariz. for a whopping $4.6 million. Despite the hefty price tag, the superhero sedan does not even qualify as one of the top ten most expensive vehicles ever sold. The avid car collector with the bank account to back it up would not blink twice anyway for a chance to own one or even all of them. Just the auto insurance necessary to road test one of these wallet-whittling beasts would likely add a few thousand more to their final price tags.
When can you not file a Claim for Diminished Value Losses?1. If you were at fault in the accident
2. Your car has a Salvage title
3. You have prior repair accident damage
Diminished Value is fairly new and the supporting case law is in its infancy and laws vary from state to state, but the consensus in nearly all states is that you cannot file a claim with your own insurance company for Diminished value if you were at fault in the accident.
1962 Porsche 356B Super 90 CoupeComing Soon and all original Numbers Matching 1962 (T6) Porsche 356B Super 90 Coupe
Black with Red interior
1600 CC 90HP horizontally opposed Boxer engine
Dual Solex 40 Pii-4 Caburetors
4-speed manual transmission
De Tomaso SupercarsDe Tomaso is an Italian car manufacture that produced the Vallelunga ’64 – ‘ 68, the Mangusta ’67 – ’71 and the Pantera from ’71 – ’91. All of these cars were Rear mid –engine designs but De Tomaso also had special single seat race cars and developed prototypes in front engine and rear engine designs. De Tomaso was founded by former Formula One driver Alejandro de Tomaso in Italy in 1959.
Have you been in an Accident? Some things you should know.How will the insurance company determine what your car was worth and what are the guidelines for why they totaled it? Even worse, what if they fix it?
It’s a uneasy feeling when you have been in an accident and you need to find out just how good that insurance policy you are paying really is. Whether you were at fault or not the process is roughly the same and you need to understand the process is designed to be frustrating.
How to start your Automobile Appraisal business while you’re fully employedRoughly two-thirds of all small business owners started out working during the early days of their business. The main reason is to supplement their incomes until their business become financially solvent. It’s not an easy transition, but one that alleviates some of the risk of starting your own business.
It’s easy to become overwhelmed with keeping it all under control, but here are a couple of tips that can help you manage.
The psychology of collecting carsCar collecting trends come and go, what was hot 5 years ago isn't hot today, but what was hot 15 years ago is hot again. We watch the auctions either live or televised and watch the trends roll out in anticipation of the next hot collectible car.