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The Safe Way to Correct a Slide on Icy Roads

Here at Luxury Motors of Rehoboth Beach we care about the safety of drivers. As the months turn colder the risk of driving on icy roads increases. We want to share some tips with you that can keep you and your family safe.

The first thing to remember when driving on slick roads is to slow down. Lowering speed can reduce the chance that you will enter a skid. If a slide does begin to happen, resist the urge to slam on the brakes. You should give the brakes a light tapping instead to gradually reduce speed. Finally, you should…

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Making your car more friendly for man's best friend

If you have a dog, it's likely that you take it on drives with you at least occasionally. Even if your dog is only a passenger for vet appointments and visits to the groomer, it's important to make sure your vehicle is safe and friendly for your pet. Here are some tips from Luxury Motors of Rehoboth Beach on how to do that.

Safety is important for your dog, and purchasing a secure carrier or harness for your dog will help to keep it safe in your car or truck. It also helps to lessen distractions for you…

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What You Need to do After a Car Accident

Odds are that at some point during your adult life, you very well may find yourself involved in a car accident. There are some important steps you need to take following a car accident.

Immediately after an accident, you need to address injuries sustained by yourself and others to the degree you can do so. This includes contacted EMS. You also need to notify the police of an accident and file a report. Your insurance company needs to be notified as well and may provide you with additional requests. The accident scene needs to be documented as thoroughly as possible…

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Keep Safe with a Comprehensive Winter Survival Kit

Winter driving brings special challenges. In order to be fully prepared for cold weather driving you need to make sure your automobile is fully winterized. You also need to be certain that you have a comprehensive winter survival kit in your car. The kit needs to include a number of important items.

You need to make sure that you have a first aid kit in you car when driving in the wintertime. In addition, you need to have additional warm clothing and blankets as part of your winter survival kit. 

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Comparing Front-Wheel Drive With Rear-Wheel Drive


Most sedans and hatchbacks are equipped with a front-wheel drive, which is reliable and efficient on dry roads. This type of driveline configuration is relatively inexpensive to manufacture and maintain, so auto companies take advantage of its benefits. A FWD system receives all available power and torque from a transmission system. However, this drivetrain is not optimized to perform well on slippery surfaces.

A rear-wheel drive is common in sports cars, pickup trucks and some sport utility vehicles....
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An Emergency Roadside Assistance Kit Just to be Ready


Luxury Motors of Rehoboth Beach is the kind dealer that values you not only as a customer but a person. This spirit has earned us the respect of many in Rehoboth Beach and surrounding communities. One thing we would like drivers to learn about is a basic emergency assistance kit because breakdowns could happen.

What You Need to Have

You can always add more stuff to the list, but the following should cover the basics:
  • Jumper cables, which will help you start your car or someone else's who might be stranded on the road
  • Flashlight with plenty of batteries…
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Understanding How to Read a Vehicle History Report

Ever since it first came out, the Vehicle History report has been an extremely popular way to fully determine the true condition and actual value of a car. Individuals everywhere love this report because it informs them of everything that has occurred to a car they are considering buying. are you new to a vehicle history report? If so, you will need some clues regarding how to read one. Consider these pointers:

A Vehicle history report gets its information from a number of different sources.

The Vehicle History Report (VHR) garners information from a variety of different areas, including...

 

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How To Prevent Motion Sickness

Nothing can spoil a long car trip faster than a case of motion sickness. While everyone is different, there are a few strategies to try so you can avoid the dreaded upset stomach when you travel.

Over the counter medications can prevent motion sickness effectively, but they need to be taken in advance, requiring planning. If you're feeling sick and haven't had a chance to take anything, napping, eating a large meal or sipping club soda may help. You can also drink a ginger ale that contains real ginger or attempt to focus on a point far away…
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Avoiding Distracted Driving Delivers Safer Roads

Distracted drivers are everywhere, putting the lives of many at risk every day out on the roads. The safe driving enthusiasts at Luxury Motors of Rehoboth Beach want you to have the knowledge and power to be safe while driving at all times.

One of the biggest conduits of distracted driving is the cell phone. Savvy drivers understand the importance of staying off of your cell phone completely while driving. Pull over if you need to make a call and use your phone for emergency situations only. 

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