What do import and domestic mean in terms of cars?
Import and domestic are terms that have been used to describe cars for almost as long as there have been cars to describe. What do import and domestic mean in terms of cars? It should be fairly obvious. If you’re in the United States, then import means any car made outside the United States. By contrast, a domestic is any car made inside the United States. The current truth of the automotive world is a lot muddier than that now. Read the rest of this entry
Where to buy used American trucks in Redding CA
Nobody builds trucks quite like the American brands. You have Ford, Chevy, GMC, and Ram all making the best trucks that they have made in years, but a new truck comes with a hefty price tag. Luckily, you can literally save thousands by buying a used model right here in Shasta County. Want to learn where to buy used American trucks in Redding, CA? The answer is simple. Park Marina Motors is the name that you can trust. Read the rest of this entry
Tips for driving in the rain
Are you worried about driving in rain? Have you experienced a loss of control due to wet roads? Perhaps you simply want to know what you should do about puddles? We have tips for driving in the rain that includes those pesky puddles along with an explanation for hydroplaning and how to avoid it. Read the rest of this entry
How to stop with ABS on slick roads
Have you ever tried stopping hard with a vehicle that has anti-lock brakes? You likely have at least once. Whether it was a moment of inattentive driving, a slick road, or a sudden and unexpected obstacle, from time to time you have had to stomp on the brakes and you’ve likely felt the ABS fight you. Slick roads are the hardest situation to deal with. Want to know how to stop with ABS on slick roads? We can help! Read the rest of this entry
Used four-wheel-drive pickup trucks in Redding CA
Are you looking for a real tough pickup truck in Shasta County? If you want something used, something strong, and something 4×4, then you may be interested in our used four-wheel-drive pickup trucks in Redding, CA at Park Marina Motors. We have a wide variety of options to suit your tastes. Read the rest of this entry
What are the differences between transmission types?
Most people know what a manual transmission is, though we can understand if many young people grew up without any exposure to manual transmissions at all, and they will only get rarer as time goes on. What about a CVT? That’s a new type of transmission that many people may be unfamiliar with. What are the differences between transmission types? We’ll try to provide some clarity. Read the rest of this entry
Is Jeep making a truck?
Americans definitely love their trucks, and we also love American brand trucks above all else. We love Ram trucks, Chevy trucks, GMC trucks, and Ford trucks, but there’s about to be a new American truck to choose from. Who’s making it? Is Jeep making a truck? Yes they are, and we can tell you all about it. Read the rest of this entry
Should you get cloth or leather seats in your car?
If you are looking for a new or used vehicle, then you may be wondering about the seating materials. Leather is one of the most advertised features of a car but is it worth it? Should you get cloth or leather seats in your car? We’ll explore your options. Read the rest of this entry
Ways to make your car payments lower
Are you looking to buy a used car, but would like to find some ways to make your car payments lower? That’s where we can help. Buying a used car is actually a complicated process, but with our handy guide we can make things simpler. Read the rest of this entry
What are the Jeep Wrangler generations?
Do you love the Jeep Wrangler? Did you know that it’s been around for over 30 years and through four generations? What are the Jeep Wrangler Generations? We can help you find answers to all this and more as we explore the history of the always wonderful Wrangler. Read the rest of this entry