Out and About: Seattle Scenic Drives

It’s not always all about the destination. Sure, Seattle’s a great city with a ton of stuff to do, but take a look at this and you’ll see there’s a lot to appreciate within easy driving distance. Seattle to Portland Why not take a treat yourself to a staycation and spend some time in these... 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 →

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 →

The Best Cars for Tall Drivers

Aside from the obvious pick up trucks, it may be difficult to find a car that accommodates tall drivers. Here's our list of the best cars for tall drivers to help ease the anxiety of testing out cars for head and leg room. Ford Flex  Head room: 41.8 inches Leg room: 40.8 inches Mr. Fluffy... Continue Reading →

Hidden Gems of Luxury Cars

Believe it or not, luxury does exist outside the walls of BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi. Many of the other options are less expensive and still exemplify the lavishness of a luxury vehicle. Plus, they'll help you stand out in a sea of 3 Series on your way to work. 2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan Known for... Continue Reading →

How to Maintain Your Car’s Value

You just bought a car. Congratulations. Now, even before that new (or used) car smell wears off, it's not too early to focus on getting the most out of your future trade in. Accordingly, here are a few "sell your car" tips to turbocharge your vehicle’s lifetime value. Maintenance   In much the same way that you need to visit... Continue Reading →

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