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Buying a car can give the most enthusiastic car lovers buyer’s remorse. The instant you drive it off the lot it, your vehicle can lose up to 10% of its value. So how can you make your vehicle a good investment? We all know Hybrid vehicles save the most money on gasoline but can you save on gas and drive an SUV? The answer is yes.

Have Standards

New cars that meet the 2025 standards will save owners $3,200 per car and $4,800 per truck. Since the extra money spent on fuel saving technology is usually spread out over the loan, car and truck owners alike will begin saving during their first month of ownership.
Be Smooth
Constantly pressing and letting off the pedal will do more than make your passengers car sick. Being gentle on the gas and riding it smooth will optimize the fuel efficiency of your vehicle. Toyota recommends a 5-second acceleration from zero to 15 miles per hour. For cars with a manual transmission, use a moderate throttle position and shift between 2000 and 2500 rpm.

Another great way to maximize the value of your vehicle is installing a dash cover. Unlike regular sun visors, DashCovers are custom designed to cover the entirety of your dash to protect the interior of your car. They vacuum seal to the dashboard of your car without the annoying velcro or suction cups to truly protect your dash. Dash covers are a great and inexpensive way to protect your vehicle and maintain it’s value. Check out our DashCovers here.