Front driver angle of an orange 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport driving in a city

Which Type of SUV is Right for Me?

Subcompact vs Compact vs Mid-Size vs Full-Size SUVs

Picking the right SUV takes a lot of research. Not only that, but you need to consider how big you want your SUV to be. SUVs are available as subcompact, compact, mid-size, and full-size. Picking the right size will depend on the size of your family as well as how much cargo you plan on regularly taking with you. Here, we will offer our recommendations on who each class is best for, as well as a few examples for each so you can start researching.

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Buying a used car can be a better deal than leasing, learn more

Is buying a used car better than leasing a new one? 

When people want to take a vehicle home from a dealership, they have two choices, buying or leasing. Each method of purchase has pros and cons. Since Dan’s Car World deals in the secondary (used) vehicle market, we hear the question, ‘Is buying a used car better than leasing a new one,’ quite a bit around our showroom. On the surface, purchasing a pre-owned vehicle and leasing a new one might have a few common threads, like offering a lower starting price point than a new model. However, this is about where the similarities end. There are several advantages to buying a pre-owned vehicle that can’t be matched by leasing. Let’s take a look at some information that might be useful during your vehicle search.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Your tires are very important, don’t ignore them until it’s too late

How often should I check my tire pressure? 

If you think of your car like a rock’n’roll band, your tires would be the drummer – both underappreciated yet very important. These humble rubber rings are the first line of defense when it comes to controlling a vehicle as well as bringing the vehicle to a safe stop. There is a definite give and take when it comes to the relationship between tires and a vehicle. In order for tires to function properly, they must be filled with the proper amount of air. So, if you’re wondering, ‘How often should I check my tire pressure,’ the product experts at Dan’s Car World are here to help. The industry standard for checking tire pressure is once a month. However, there are few other things you should know. Let’s take a look.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Benefits of a low mileage used vehicle

Where can I find a used vehicle with under 100,000 miles in Bridgeport WV?

If you’re looking for a reliable used vehicle, you have a few different places you could go. Only one has the wide selection of premium used vehicles with low miles and a lot of thrills: Dan’s Car World. Conveniently located in Bridgeport WV, our dealership is your go-to if you’re trying to find a used vehicle with under 100,000 miles. Read the rest of this entry >>

woman driving a car in driver's ed

How to parallel park

There’s no way to hurt someone’s pride more than jeering at them for not knowing how to parallel park, or for parallel parking poorly. Even though most of us learned about it in driver’s ed, parallel parking can still be tricky business when you’re trying to figure out how to fit between two vehicles in a tight space. If it was really that easy, we wouldn’t feel the need to post this refresher here on our blog. Nonetheless, it’s a task that many of us have trouble with, which is why we’re going to provide you with a quick recap on how to parallel park the right way. Check out the video tutorial below! Read the rest of this entry >>

Passenger side exterior view of a white 2016 Toyota Tundra

Why all-wheel drive?

Advantages of all-wheel drive

Which aspect of a used vehicle is the most important to you? Many drivers will take mileage into consideration. Others will be looking at the cleanliness and new car look, while others will be considering the technology aspects. One feature that’s important to consider is all-wheel drive. Some drivers want it, while others don’t really care. Take a look at the advantages of all-wheel drive below! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Best place to get a quality used vehicle

Where can I get a used vehicle with under 100,000 miles in Bridgeport WV?

Why go with an expensive new vehicle when you could get a quality used vehicle for less? Here at Dan’s Car World in Bridgeport WV, we have a wide variety of makes and models for you to choose from. Best of all, all of our vehicles are in great shape. Most of them come with under 100,000 miles. We are the place to check out if you’re looking for a quality low mileage vehicle! Read the rest of this entry >>

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What’s the best way to kill coronavirus?

How to prevent the coronavirus in your vehicle

The current coronavirus pandemic is leaving a lot of people frightened for what it might mean going forward. Everything is closing down and life as we know it seems to be on hold. However, we all have a responsibility to help fight the invisible enemy, and we can do so by ensuring that we are taking proper precautions in regard to cleaning. Your vehicle is a great place for the coronavirus to spread, especially if you regularly have different people coming in and out. Take a look at what you can do to prevent the coronavirus in your vehicle! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Drawbacks of purchasing a brand new vehicle

How much value does a new vehicle lose after one year?

Here at Dan’s Car World, we often stress the importance of looking at value when purchasing a car. It’s no secret that used cars will always cost less than the same make and model when it’s brand new. Have you heard the term that when you drive your new vehicle off the lot, it immediately loses value? That’s true, but just how much value will that new vehicle lose after just one year? Find out below! Read the rest of this entry >>

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How to check the tire pressure in your vehicle

You may know by now that tire pressure is an important thing to keep tabs on for your vehicle. If you have too much or too little, you’ll sacrifice efficiency and performance, and can also speed up the wear and tear on your tires. To ensure you’re keeping the tires properly inflated, it’s important to check the tire pressure periodically to ensure you are at the right levels. In the video here on our blog, you’ll see how you can check the tire pressure on your own. It’s a relatively simple process. Take a look! Read the rest of this entry >>