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Blind Spot Safety for Minneapolis Driving

Sunday 30 December 2018

Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Minneapolis, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not good marital advice, it's good auto advice to minimize your own blind spots and stay out of other Minneapolis drivers' blind spots, especially when it comes to large, heavy vehicles like trucks and buses.First, minimize your own blind spots. Do this before you pu... read more

Drive Defensively in MN

Sunday 17 December 2017

Car care is part of auto safety in Minneapolis. But the most important thing we can do to improve safety on MN roads is to drive safely.Defensive driving begins with the proper attitude. Have in mind that you won't let anyone take your safety away from you. You'll be aware of your surroundings, road conditions, other vehicles and hazards. And the first person to be concerned with is you: start with your own environment.Don't leave without securing all occupants includi... read more

Know Your Towing Limits in Minneapolis

Sunday 15 January 2017

Some Minneapolis drivers figure that anything they can attach to their trailer hitch can be towed by their vehicle. Nope. If you're going to do any towing around Minneapolis, you should be aware of safety issues, MN towing laws and potential liability.Understanding tow ratings is important for safe towing. A tow rating is the weight limit that your vehicle can safely tow. They calculate the tow rating for every vehicle, but different options on the vehicle can affect that rating. Minneapolis dri... read more

Your Well Trained Technician at Uptown Imports

Tuesday 03 January 2017

When your vehicle has a problem or just needs some routine service, you might get a little nervous. Your vehicle's so important to your life in Minneapolis, you need to get back on the road as soon as possible – with the problem fixed right the first time.If you've ever checked into some of the technician training Uptown Imports professionals receive, you may be surprised at how much specialized knowledge and skill goes into diagnosing and repairing a modern car... read more

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