My Car is Too Small

Sometimes less is more. And sometimes more is more. If you feel that you've outgrown your car, it might be time to start looking for something a little bigger. Let's talk size... Are Bigger Cars Safer? Many drivers report feeling safer in bigger cars, especially when surrounded by lots of other fast moving large cars... Continue Reading →

Top 10 Car Blogs of 2016

Chances are that you'll have spent a bit of time researching cars online if you're planning on buying a new car. Have you ever felt that you're missing out on something? There are some amazing car blogs out there, packed with info and advice, and some that are... less useful! We've found the top 10 car... Continue Reading →

How to Be a Better Driver

It’s that time of year again. The time when we promise we’re going to exercise more, spend less and be nicer... A promise really worth making – for yourself and others – is to be a better driver. In this blog, we review how to be a better driver. Take a Defensive Driving Course You... Continue Reading →

What Do You Know About Electric Cars?

Electric cars aren’t the future. They’re here and it looks like they're here to stay. See how much you know about this cleaner, greener type of car by taking a look at these true / false statements. The grid couldn’t cope if we all switched to electric cars.  FALSE. Firstly, most people wouldn’t be charging their... Continue Reading →

6 Cars Perfect for Seattle Sports

If you’re from the Pacific Northwest like us, there’s a pretty good chance that you enjoy driving AND a bit of adventure. After all, we have a gorgeous environment with lots of room to play; adventurous souls will find a lot to love in this part of the world. Are you a climber? Surfer? Snowboarder?... Continue Reading →

15 Car Hacks for Your (Next) Ride

Whether you’re considering buying a new car, just bought one, or are in the mood to give your current ride a few hackworthy upgrades, this post is for you. It turns out there are quite a few things you can do to make your car life run more smoothly, from cleaning headlights with toothpaste to... Continue Reading →

150-Point TRED Test

Here at TRED, we like to maintain a sense of standard, but also stay in touch with the reality of what a used car is... used! We know they aren't always perfect, but we also know our buyers deserve a full disclosure of every scuff, scratch and flaw. We take our time and complete a... Continue Reading →

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