Archive for June, 2021
US Advances New $10,000+ Tax Credit
Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we’re excited to see how electric vehicles evolve over the next couple of years. One of the perks for EV adopters currently is the $7,500 tax credit. However, a new tax credit was just approved.
How much is the new tax credit for EVs?(more…)
Adaptive Headlights: What They Do and Why You Should Get Them
Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we take pride in the vehicles we sell. We’re selective about the vehicles we accept. And that means that vehicles we sell are high quality. High quality vehicles tend to have many features. One of the more uncommon ones that we see is adaptive headlights. And when potential buyers see that a vehicle has adaptive headlights, there’s usually a question that follows:
What do adaptive headlights actually do?(more…)
BEV? PHEV? What All Those Electric Vehicle Abbreviations Mean
Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we know that car terminology can be confusing and overwhelming. While we can’t change how automakers name their features, we can help you understand what those names mean. One area of the automotive world with lots of jargon is electric vehicles. For instance:
What does PHEV stand for? How about BEV? EV? Let us show you the most common electric vehicle abbreviations and terminology.(more…)
Why Torque Vectoring AWD is So Special
One of the things we like to promote here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, is driver knowledge. Whether that’s through DIY maintenance like changing your oil or something like which model years of a vehicle are most reliable, we want you to be informed. Today, we thought we’d cover one of the most complex topics in the automotive world that affects how you drive: torque vectoring.
Here’s our explanation of torque vectoring AWD systems.(more…)
Objects in Mirror are Closer than They Appear…but why?
Here at CrossPointe Motor Cars in Winchester, VA, we like showing you practical things. Want to know how to mix coolant for your vehicle. We’ve done that. Want to know why your car has a grille? We’ve covered that one too. Today, we thought we’d go over something that affects everyone: side mirrors.
Here’s why the passenger-side and driver-side mirrors are different. Keep reading to learn more.(more…)