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GAP Insurance Benefits Vehicle Owners

You may have heard of GAP insurance. You might not know exactly what it is. GAP insurance, Guaranteed Asset Protection, is an amazing add-on when purchasing your vehicle. It can allow you to reap huge benefits should something ever happen to your vehicle.

 

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Things to Keep in Mind When Purchasing a Car

Cars allow people to live far easier lives than without them - no more horse-drawn carriages, bicycle rides to work or buy groceries, and definitely no long walks, outside of recreation.

While they're just about necessary for living a full life, when you're considering the purchase of a vehicle, you should make sure not to spend money that you aren't able to afford to spend. 

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Horsepower Defined

Have you ever wondered the origin and meaning of the term "horsepower? Horsepower is a unit of measurement that is used to define the rate in which work is done. There are various standards and types of horsepower.

The most 2 well known horsepower terms are mechanical horsepower and metric horsepower. Mechanical horsepower is often refereed to as imperial horsepower is 745.7 watts. Metric horsepower is 735.5 watts.

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What to Do When Your Lease Ends

It can be a little scary to try something new. When you have a lease ending on a vehicle that you have been driving for some time, you have to figure out if you want to stick with what you have been doing or try something new.

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DIY Checklist for A Great Road Trip

If you're considering a road trip this season, our team at Audi Southampton is happy to provide you with these tips to keep you and your loved ones safe and happy. We also encourage you to have maintenance and any repairs done prior to the road trip. This will help you avoid costly delays and service station repairs, which can be quite expensive. Here are a few items to check and take care of prior to your trip:

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What Type of Tire Do You Need?

Choosing the right tires for your vehicle can be confusing and frustrating sometimes. But it is important to know what kind of tires you need for your vehicle. There are three main types of tires; winter tires, summer tires, and all season tires.

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Safe Travel This Holiday Season

As you venture out from Water Mill, NY to visit family and friends this holiday season, we here at Audi Southampton want to ensure you arrive safe and sound. Here are a few tips to do just that:

Be aware of changing weather conditions. Especially if you are driving a long distance, be aware of the weather at your origin, your destination, and all the cities and miles in between.

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Headlight Maintenance Helps You go the Distance

Headlights are an often-overlooked part of routine vehicle maintenance. Many people don’t pay close attention to under-performing or damaged headlights until they are blown or otherwise not performing at their best. In order for everyone to be safe on the road, it is imperative that we all maintain working headlights.

 

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Legendary Traction At All Times, On All Roads—That’s the Audi Quattro Way

While many associate all-wheel drive as a means of keeping control in bad weather, systems like Audi quattro go further. Unlike newer predictive systems, quattro has been around for thirty-five years, and aids in performance as well as road grip—all based on a simple philosophy: sending torque to the wheels with the most grip, before traction loss is felt.

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Schedule End of Summer Service at Audi Southampton

 

Another summer in the Hamptons has come and gone. They go too fast, don't they? If you're like many in the area, you'll soon be gone - back to somewhere else in the tri-state area, the city, or beyond. Whether you're looking to store your car for the off-season or want to prepare for the drive back home, wherever that may be, we recommend scheduling end-of-summer service for your Audi so you can be fully prepared. 

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