CAR CARE NEWS :: AUGUST 2015

2015 RAV4 Builds on Two Decades of Engineering Excellence

New car

2015 RAV4 Builds on Two Decades of Engineering Excellence

The 2015 Toyota RAV4 marks 20 years for the iconic vehicle, and the newest model stays true to its roots by delivering great value with advanced technological features, cargo space and safety.

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Seasonal service

Don't Let Smiles Turn to Frowns on Summer Road Trip

Don't Let Smiles Turn to Frowns on Summer Road Trip

No one wants their carefree summer road trip sidelined by a breakdown. Get out in front of any potential problems with a quick trip to your service advisor before the journey.

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Car care

Simple Steps to Bring Back Showroom Feel, Finish

Simple Steps to Bring Back Showroom Feel, Finish

Glide a few fingertips across your car’s paint. Does the finish still feel smooth and buttery, or bumpy as braille?

No worries. A little elbow grease--and a clay bar--can restore that showroom feel and shine.

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Accessories

Campers Once Again Join the Season's Timeless Melting Pot

Campers Once Again Join the Season's Timeless Melting Pot

Pack a cast iron pot for your family’s summer road trip and share a link with the pioneers who rumbled westward in the 1800s.

“Cooking with cast iron over a campfire is classic Americana,” said Laura Candler, social media coordinator for Lodge Cast Iron, a Tennessee-based cookware company.

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Seasonal driving

Classic Cars Take Center Stage at Summer Events

Classic Cars Take Center Stage at Summer Events

The glimmer of paint. The striking curves. The connection with true Americana.

Classic car rallies have it all, and summer is classic car rally season.

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Before you go

Fire Extinguisher a 'Must Have' for Vehicle Safety

Fire Extinguisher a 'Must Have' for Vehicle Safety

Most of us have driven past a burning car on the side of the highway. Sometimes that leads our thoughts adrift and what we would do if our own vehicle caught fire.

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Camp Recipes To Satisfy Outdoor Hunger

Camp Recipes To Satisfy Outdoor Hunger

You’ve loaded the cast iron cookware, pot holders and necessary utensils into the trunk or bed of the pickup. The ingredients are chilling in the cooler.

All that’s missing is a meal plan.

Below are some ideas for a cast iron camp cookout from the folks at Lodge cast iron.

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