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Equipping your vehicle for winter weather


People in the greater Chicago area are gearing up for winter weather this year. They are following our advice at Chicago Northside Toyota and are stocking up on sand, salt, or kitty litter to help them should they become stuck on the ice or in a deep snow pile. Being stuck can be dangerous because as the temperature drops, the chance of hypothermia increases. If you become stuck in the snow or on the ice and have salt, sand or kitty litter at your disposal, then you will be far more likely to see positive results.

 
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Choosing your next AWD or 4WD vehicle


All-wheel drive cars in sports utility vehicles are becoming the norm when it comes to purchasing a vehicle for maneuverability and stability on the road. Four-wheel drive vehicles are typically purchased for their hauling capacity and rugged durability. Whether a person wants to be able to drive off-road or handle the road better would dictate which platform is best for them. If a person is more concerned with being able to turn the multi-wheel drivetrain on and off in order to affect fuel economy, then they should choose a four-wheel drive vehicle...
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Learn the Top Five Winter Driving Tips for Safer Travels



The winter season is full of holiday festivities and gorgeous scenery, but all that snow and ice can wreak havoc on your travel schedule. What should you do if you plan to drive in the harsh weather? We've got our top five winter driving tips to help you drive safely and confidently!

Plan Ahead

Keep an eye on that forecast as you head into the colder months. Before that blizzard arrives, you…

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Keeping Food Intact During Your Travels

Most people who like food always prefer to drive around with food. Most drivers, however, are not left out during this process and would need food whenever they are moving. Sometimes when food is being transported, it gets cold and therefore making it hard for those who find it necessary to enjoy their meals to be able to do so peacefully. Most people would, however, want their food to be how they made it when they need to have it while traveling or when going on road trips and during some of the family events.

However worry no more when…
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