Author: Johnny Orion

Johnny Orion is a weekend mechanic and a Cars & Coffee hound who dabbles in writing, mostly about cars. His goal is to retrace the famous Route 66 highway in a restored 1972 Pontiac Firebird hardtop with a four-barrel carburetor and a 3-speed manual gearbox. But first, he must convince his friend to sell...
Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
19
May
2022
Posted in Articles

All About Minivans!

The minivan segment is a shell of its previous glory. In the 1980s, just when the Chrysler Corporation was reviving the segment, customers began moving away from wagons to minivans. By 2000, crossover utility vehicles began to enter the market…

motorcycle cop
05
May
2022
Posted in Articles

How to Cancel a Speeding Ticket

You are out for a drive, enjoying the scenery, and only semi-aware of the road signage. Suddenly, a bank of fast-approaching blue flashing lights visible in your rearview mirror has you startled. And then a sinking feeling overtakes you: you’re…

04
Apr
2022
Posted in Driving Tips More

Changes to Your Driving Habits That’ll Keep You Safer on the Road

Just one mistake behind the wheel or a moment of distraction can prove disastrous. Sadly, more than 3 million Americans are injured in car accidents annually with another 42,000 killed according to the federal government. Avoiding becoming a grisly statistic…

winter tires
19
Jan
2022
Posted in Driving Tips

How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

Winter is here and with it is the coldest weather of the year. Chillier temperatures and shorter days bring with it specific driving challenges, therefore you should winterize your car if you have not done so yet. Besides winterizing your…

nine
17
Dec
2021
Posted in Driving Tips

9 Ways to Get You and Your Car Ready for Winter

Winter’s worst may pack a mean wallop, therefore it is important to ensure your car is ready for what comes your way. Ideally, you’ll have your maintenance tasks handled before the big chill settles in. But if you don’t, it…

three
06
Dec
2021
Posted in Car Selling Tips

How to Sell Your Car Within 3 Days

If you need to sell your car and get rid of it quickly, then you have a few options available to get this deal done. That said, you must keep in mind that the faster you try to sell your…

bank notes
03
Dec
2021
Posted in Car Selling Tips

How to Sell a Car With a Lien on It

If you are in the market for a different vehicle or want to get rid of the car you are currently driving, you’re in great company. Millions of Americans share the same desire. Typically, it is easy to sell a…

Pontiac Parisienne
19
Nov
2021
Posted in Articles

How to Register Your Used Car

Purchase a used car and you may have saved yourself a heap of money over the cost of a new ride. Indeed, with the average cost of a new car well above $40,000, a used vehicle is a better value…

Rusty Ford
16
Nov
2021
Posted in Articles

How to Buy a Junkyard Treasure

You have a car and need multiple parts for it. Or perhaps you have set your eyes on a jalopy that no longer runs. Fixing it and bringing it back to its former glory is an option. Either way, you…

22
Oct
2021
Posted in Articles

Windshield Replacement: How Much?

It’s shocking how easily a windshield can be damaged. Sometimes, all it might take is one speck of loose gravel and then… crack! And what’s even more surprising is the repair expenses. When windshields get damaged, one of the first…