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The First Line of Defense for Vehicle Safety Starts on Your Tires

A vehicle’s tires is where the vehicle meets the road, meaning that their health and well-being ensure the safety of the vehicle and its passenger at all times. With a quick stop at Audi Wilmington, our technicians are trained and have the tools to ensure that your tires are operating under the correct pressure and have a sufficient amount of tread on each tire.

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Low Tire Tread Creates Dangerous Driving Conditions

Have you ever been in your car, driving down the road in the rain, and your vehicle loses traction and swerves into the oncoming lane? It is a very frightening experience and can be a very dangerous one for Wilmington, DE commuters.

Many times, this scenario is due to the fact that the tire tread that is on your vehicle is wearing down. This causes the loss of tire grip on the road and allows water to get in between the surface area of the tire and the road, which creates a very slippery surface. 

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Is Kitty Litter the Most Efficient Traction Material?

The roads in Wilmington, DE become extremely treacherous during the winter. Drivers must be careful and remain prepared for any types of emergencies that arise due to hazards on their commute. Emergency kits should be prepared in every vehicle so that the people inside are able to help themselves in the case of an incident. Simple things such as jumper cables, snacks and warm clothes are all sensible items to have. There should also be some type of traction assistance if the car gets stuck.

 

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Do the Best Thing and Get Your Next Car Loan Pre-Qualified

It is not every day that you have the opportunity to take a step ahead, but this idea is such a time where you can take advantage. Get your auto loan pre-approved, and you will be in the driver's seat every time. This just makes sense because instead of guessing about what you have available in the way of financing, you should get it settled before you walk into to showroom to buy a car.

Just go to our Audi Wilmington website and find the online form that is requesting your information to get your loan approved. Once we…

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Does More Horsepower Mean More Speed?

When you hear the term “Horsepower” the automatic assumption is usually more or bigger is better. The original meaning of horsepower goes back to the 1800’s when it was used as a measurement and comparison of how much a steam engine driven vehicle could pull in terms of equal to how many horses could do the same job.

However, it is not the 1800’s. So how does horsepower relate to what’s under the hood of your vehicle?

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Need a Replacement Part of Your Car?

Cars are very complex machines. They are made up of so many different moving parts that all perform a different task. When these parts start to get old, you will need to replace them. But where should you go to get them replaced?

Instead of going to the auto shop closest to your house, try going to a dealership instead. Here at Audi Wilmington, we only use high-quality replacement parts in your vehicle. The parts we install are made by the same people who made your car. There isn't any other way to know you are getting quality parts…

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Have a Happy but Safe Road Trip This Season

We want to wish you a great holiday season this year from all of us here at Audi Wilmington. One way that you can get more enjoyment from any upcoming holiday travel is to plan for delays. That way, you will not be rushed and have extra time to arrive at your destination minus the stress.

Be sure to always travel with a fully stocked emergency kit as well.

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Tire Pressure Warning Lights

Almost everybody understands that any vehicle warning light illuminating a dashboard has a meaning but we at the Audi Wilmington dealership want to make sure you stay on the road in the safest possible way by understanding the warnings often seen. Being safe on the roads of Wilmington, DE and beyond is our main concern, which is why our team of technicians can always help with any vehicle warning indicators.

Modern vehicles are equipped with sensors and monitors for almost every part of the vehicle.

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