Six Ways to Help Your Car Age With Grace
You love your vehicle, but has the test of time become unkind? Here are six easy ways to apply “anti-ageing cream” to your car.
One of my first cars was a tenth generation 88 Oldsmobile. I inherited it from my uncle, who loved cars, but I found that while this was a beautiful car it was difficult to keep in a good enough condition. While I didn’t have the car for long, here is what I learned.
1) Notice the Differences in Your Vehicle and Others the Road
One of the most difficult parts of owning an ageing car is driving it on the road with newer vehicles. An older vehicle may begin to perform differently with age and as newer cars emerge on the market, your vehicle may become behind in the traffic norms. If you know that your vehicle takes more time to brake compared to other vehicles on the road, leave yourself even more room between the vehicle in front of you. You love and understand your vehicle’s quirks, drive with those in mind.