Cars that Park Themselves? Dave Demonstrates. [Video]

At Poquet, we pride ourselves on our ability to stock the highest quality used vehicles, many of which are updated with some of the latest technology. One of the coolest technology updates to vehicles lately is the ability to park themselves.

These vehicles with parking guidance aren’t quite the driverless cars expected to appear in future years, but they’re great for helping drivers locate suitable parking spaces and navigate into them almost effortlessly.

Why Original Paint on a Vehicle Matters

Car paint matters. It’s not just so you can look hip & sporty with candy-apple red or sleek and classy with sheer black. Paint is a key part of our 110-point inspection process when buying used vehicles.

Why?

Checking a vehicle’s paint job is one of the many ways we verify its history and quality. If a vehicle has been repainted, we know it has an unclear history which may reflect something as minor as having been keyed or something as major as a serious accident.

Top 10 Essentials for Your Summer Road Trip

A few months ago, we wrote an article about the best road trips to take from the Twin Cities area. If you’re like us, you might be thinking about taking the kids out on the open road now that school is out and the weather is nice. To make sure you have a lovely trip with your family and your vehicle, we’ve put together a list of essential items we’ve found helpful:

The Celebrity Cars of Mad Max

The fourth Mad Max movie since 1979, Mad Max: Fury Road came out May 15th to rave reviews and sold-out theaters. The original, an Australian dystopian action flick “centered its attention around the breakdown of society, love, and revenge.” Like many other action movies, the Mad Max movies all feature some pretty amazing cars.

Just in case you haven’t seen all four Mad Max films, we thought we’d share an interesting infographic from TopSpeed.com that highlights some of the “celebrity” cars used in the movies. Some are pretty rugged-looking while others just look fast. Take a look and let us know which is your favorite.

10 of the Funniest Things Poquet Followers Did to Their First Cars

If you follow us on Facebook, you know we like to have a little fun with our followers. Once a week, we ask our audience a question and enter everyone who answers into drawings to win fun prizes like gift cards and free oil changes.

Awhile back, we asked what “not-so-smart” things people did to their first cars.

We got some pretty interesting and hilarious answers.