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Take a Closer Look at These Audi Q5 Performance Features

For those still on the hunt for the perfect luxury compact SUV, you might want to consider getting your hands on the all-new Audi Q5. Here are a few performance features that are really getting attention this year.

The Audi Q5 is going to keep drivers safer on the road due mostly to the Quattro all-wheel-drive system. It doesn't matter if the rain is falling or driving on icy roads, this system is designed to make sure all four tires are gripping the road surface and keeping you where you need to be. 

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The Signs of Brake Problems

Having brakes that are in optimum condition is vital for driving safety. If the brakes are not working correctly, then you can have problems slowing and stopping the vehicle in time to avoid collisions. Whenever the brakes are compromised, they can exhibit certain behaviors.

A brake pedal will feel firm when depressed if it is working as it should. However, if the pedal feels spongy or soft, that can mean there is something impeding the flow of the brake fluid through the brake lines. This can cause the brake pressure to be lower and not activate the calipers against the…

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How to Stay Safe When You Are Driving on Wet Roads

Staying safe when you are forced to drive on wet roads can be difficult for some. Today we discuss a few ways to stay safe on those wet roads.

One of the things you will need to start focusing on more when the roads are wet is being able to safely increase the distance between your car and the ones in front of you. Your tires need more time to grip the road when it is raining, so the more distance, the better.

If you are driving and it starts raining, the oil on the road surface will mix and…

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Learn More about the Carefully Designed Audi A5

The Audi A5 is a sought-after luxury coupe. This car is elegant and aerodynamic, with a unique aesthetic. The hood looks sporty and sleek. The coupe features a distinctive single frame grille and dual exhaust. The 2018 edition of the A5 incorporates LED head- and taillights. The S line package offers integrated front and rear bumpers, and honeycombs in the front and rear fenders.

The interior of the A5 was designed with a lot of care, too. The steering wheel is wrapped with leather for increased comfort. Paddle shifting is available. Other functions integrated into the steering wheel...

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Car Engines Overheat for Many Reasons

The salt air has done a number on your radiator. Corrosion set in. Coolant now leaks out of holes in the system. Installing a new radiator looks to be completely unavoidable. Welcome to the sometimes-surprising world of an overheated car engine.

All those parts of the coolant system can do their job well when properly maintained or free from any damage. Age, wear and tear, and other issues can and do damage parts in the system. Once these parts fail to do their duty, the overheating indicator on the driver's side dash may go well into the red.

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Signs Your Exhaust Might be Leaking

The exhaust system on your vehicle begins at its connection to the intake manifold. It removes the gas and air mixture from the engine’s cylinders and moves them through the catalytic converter and muffler before releasing them into the atmosphere. It’s a critical aspect of the car’s performance.

There are some symptoms you might have noticed that could indicate it’s time to have the exhaust serviced. One of them is smelling fumes. If that’s the case, the manifold gasket is probably the culprit. They wear out eventually and need to be replaced. You may be…

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Stay Connected with the Audi A3

When it comes to blending good looks with advanced technology, the Audi A3 sedan has it in the bag. This sporty sedan features leather interior accents, responsive handling on the highway and technology features that range from "pretty good" on the standard models to "very nice" on the premium vehicles.

You won't have to blindly fiddle for the correct knobs on the dashboard, as the Audi A3's control system has a central knob for easy access. Seven inches for the standard display and a whopping 12.3 inches for the available virtual cockpit, the infotainment system comes with…

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Reasons why you should stop changing your oil every 3,000 miles


With the latest vehicles that are being manufactured, it is a waste of time and resources to change engine oil after every 3000 miles covered. Below are some reasons why you should hold on to the oil a little longer:
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• The engines that are in the modern cars can handle some hardships. They are more versatile.
• The oil used today has better chemical composition thus it stays useful for a longer time.
• The synthetic oil is made in a way that it can stay in your car up to 15,000 miles depending on your routine, the nature of the…
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The joy of driving the Audi Q3

If you have ever really taken a look around the streets of Mohegan Lake, you have likely noticed that there is one vehicle that is popping up more and more. The Audi Q3, thanks to the fact that it's a quite popular luxury SUV is being seen more often than other SUVs in its class.

So what makes the Audi Q3 so popular these days? There is, of course, the Quattro four-wheel drive system that will allow you to navigate snowy streets in the winter and go off-roading in the summer with equal ease and comfort. There is also…

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Tire Alignment: What It Is and Why You Need It

Does your vehicle tend to favor one particular direction? Does your steering wheel shake as you drive? Do your tires show more wear on one side than on the other? These are all signs that you need to have your tires aligned.

During a tire alignment, a technician checks the angles of your tires. This is done to ensure that they are properly lined up with the road. If any of the angles are off, adjustments are made to the car's suspension system. Keeping your vehicle properly aligned improves the way your car handles and helps your tires last…

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