The Pitstop

If you’re a fan of cars and trucks, pull into the Pit Stop blog for all-things auto! From car DIYs, to model reviews, to tips and tricks, the Pit Stop auto blog will fill your tank with good reads.

Wes

As a veteran motorcycle rider and garage gearhead, I'm no spring chicken, I'm here to give tips for beginner motorcycle riders and car enthusiasts, and teach the ways of the road.

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Articles, The Pit Stop, Cars

Cars Gone Hollywood: Our Favorite Vehicles From Classic Movies

by Wes

Some of our favorite movies have classic cars that invoke good memories.

Going out to a movie or plopping down on your couch to watch one is practically a national pastime. It’s amazing how readily available movies are these days; how you can literally find any movie you want with the click of a mouse or smartphone. Besides the acting, cinematography, and music that’s so recognizable in movies, people often forget about one of my favorite parts: the cars.

Articles, The Pit Stop, Cars, Trucks

City Driving Tips That Won’t Leave Your Knuckles White

by Wes

City car driving can be stressful, but with my help, you’ll become a pro.

City living isn’t for everyone, and I understand that. For those that do set up shop in the country or even the suburbs,  the thought of driving to the city can be daunting. What I do want is for you to keep an open mind and use my suggestions so you don’t leave with a bad taste in your mouth.

Articles, The Pit Stop, Cars, Trucks

Best Cars 2017: An Overview of the Best Models

by Wes

For some, car shopping is the biggest headache; it’s easy to get overwhelmed at the sight of all the latest vehicles parked in one lot, just waiting to catch your eye. I’m no stranger to these sentiments myself. However, the key to avoiding the headache is knowing what to look for, especially when it comes to buying the best used cars.

Articles, The Pit Stop, Cars

It’s Time to Set the Record Straight; Muscle Cars and Sports Cars Are Different

by Wes

The difference between muscle cars and sports cars is significant.

Muscle cars and sports cars are different. Though it may seem like they’re the same, and there certainly are similarities, they are vastly different. It’s easy to misconstrue a Ford Mustang as just a sports car when it’s more of a muscle car than anything else.

Articles, The Pit Stop, Cars

What's the Best Entry-Level Sports Car for Beginners?

by Wes

Slow Down, Young Grasshopper; I’ll Help You Find The Best Sports Car for Beginners

Good beginner sports cars are easy to come by if you pay attention.

Sports cars sure are pretty, aren’t they? The two-door look is sleek, the engines are designed to own roads like a boss and every technical gadget seems to come straight out of a James Bond movie. 

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