Month: February 2020

Autotrader names 2020 Jeep® Gladiator and Ram 1500 among 10 Best Car Interiors

Beautiful inside and out. Auto publication Autotrader released its 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000 list with the 2020 Jeep® Gladiator and Ram 1500 earning top honors. Vehicles were picked by the editors at Autotrader and were rated by comfort, quality of materials and logic of use to help consumers find the top vehicle choices that recognize the importance of quality interior design. Brian Moody, … Read More

Can you return a leased vehicle early?

A common myth of leasing is that, once you sign a contract, you are committed to the vehicle until the terms of the contract are completed. The truth is, you can turn in a leased vehicle early. You can also trade the vehicle, sometimes also called a lease-buyout and sale. Is it better to fulfill the terms of your lease contract? Yes. But in life, … Read More

The best vehicles for your spring break road trip

It feels like yesterday that we were recapping the best of what happened in 2019. Now we’re already at the point where spring break is just around the corner. The week off varies around the country, but usually March marks the time where students and families get a few days to recharge or have some much needed R&R. It also opens an opportunity to get … Read More

Jeep® and Ram brands shine bright in KBB.com Resale Value Awards

For many drivers, a time comes when one decides to trade in their current vehicle to help purchase a new ride. And I think all can agree that the more we receive on our trade-in, the better. One of the industry’s most trusted vehicle valuation and information sources Kelley Blue Book (KBB.com) put together their latest list of vehicles expected to maintain the greatest proportion … Read More

WHAT IS A DISPOSITION FEE ON A LEASE CONTRACT?

In a previous post on how auto leasing works, one of our “Terms to Know” was Disposition Fee. It was defined as: “Charged by some lessors for the privilege of returning the vehicle and walking away; the cost is spelled out in the Lease Contract, so you will know upfront how much it will be.” Simply put, the disposition fee is charged by the lessor at … Read More