Ways to Make Most of Your Test Drive

Ways to Make Most of Your Test Drive

Part of buying a new car is test driving a few models to see which one suits you the best. But there’s a lot more that should go into a test drive than just driving around for a bit. Here are a few helpful tips for you to make the most of your test drive.

Picking the Car
The car you buy should be one that fits into your daily life perfectly. Do you need a family car or something more sporty? Do you want a minivan or a coupe? Iron out all the details on the vehicle you need to purchase before you test drive cars. You want to test drive cars between what you're looking for so you can compare different models. Call your dealer and check if they have what you seek.

Check the Car for Specifics
The test drive isn't just meant to find out how the car does on the road. If you plan to own the car, it needs to have all your requirements covered. For example, if you need to fit a child seat in the car, you must check how well a car seat can accommodate. Do you do long drives, often? You can check for features that prevent driver fatigue and make long drives more comfortable. 

The Drive
Finally, when you get behind the wheel, don’t just get started right away and take a moment to get a feel of the car. Check how easy it was for you to slide into the seat and find the seat adjustment buttons. Move the seat back and forth a little to know how it feels. When you are on the road, remember to see if you can drive down some of your regular routes to validate how well the car does on them. And finally, attempt to park the car.  

If you would like to test drive a car, come down to JT’s CJDR and check out our wide range. You can find us at 4838 Sunset Blvd Lexington SC 29072, serving Oak Grove, Red Bank,Gilbert and beyond!