Guest Post: The Future of Backing Up

Like seat warmers, keyless entry, and a rockin’ sound system, backup cameras were once limited to luxury vehicles. Though many luxury features are more common now, only one—the camera—is about to become standard. Starting in May of 2018, you won’t be able to buy a new car without a rear video feed appearing on your …

INBlogApril 5, 2017
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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Guest Post: Bad Driving Habits That Might Be Ruining Your Car

Most of us think we’re above-average—maybe even great—drivers. But there’s more to being a good driver than seamlessly merging onto a busy highway. Bad driving habits are common, and they can do slow and steady damage to your car without you even realizing it. Don’t wait until it is too late to change your ways. …

INBlogFebruary 8, 2017
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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10 Best Cars for Winter Weather

Winter is coming. Heck, winter is here! Is your car ready to brave the elements? While snow tires and tire chains can make your vehicle handle better in inclement weather, some cars are simply born and bred to plow through ice, sleet, and snow. Read on to discover Vroom’s picks for the 10 best cars …

INBlogDecember 16, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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The Car-Buying Gift Guide

With the holidays nearly here, last-minute shoppers are on the hunt for gifts—for themselves and others. And while you probably won’t be picking out a car for everybody on your list, we hope you’ll be inspired by Vroom’s 10 gift-worthy cars for certain hard-to-shop-for personalities. We’re here to make your pursuit of presents just a …

INBlogDecember 6, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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Top 7 Trucks for Tailgating

As Thanksgiving rolls around, football fans across the nation fire up the grill and gather ‘round the parking lot to take part in the time-honored tradition of tailgating. While tailgating set-ups can range from spartan to supersized, one thing’s for sure: the truck makes the tailgate. Whether you’re cheering for your college alma mater or …

INBlogNovember 16, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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5 Car-Buying Horror Stories

With Halloween just a few days away, we’re thinking about a particularly spooky subject: buying a used car. A fear of car-buying, like a fear of ghosts, is well-founded. Most of us know someone who’s had a rotten experience at the dealership or on a sketchy website—the Federal Trade Commission reports auto-related complaints as one …

INBlogOctober 27, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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Guest Post: Auto Insurance for the First-Time Car Buyer

There’s a lot more to purchasing your first set of wheels than settling on a make, model, and color. You also have to decide which kinds of—and what amounts of—car insurance coverage you need. Bryan Ochalla from QuoteWizard has some words of wisdom for the first-time car buyer.  Buying or leasing your first vehicle can be both …

INBlogOctober 18, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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Top 10 Automotive Instagram Accounts

Vroom’s Sales & Marketing Coordinator, Rob, loves looking at cars. It’s probably his favorite thing to do, right after driving cars, selling cars, and buying cars. So we asked him to name his 10 favorite car-centric Instagram accounts to follow right now. Go on, give ‘em a follow! And while you’re at it, follow @vroom, …

INBlogSeptember 29, 2016
BY: Jonathon Schaff
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