Car Shopping

Virtually Jump Into the Coolest Cars From the Detroit Auto Show With Danny “The Count” Koker

At the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Ally teamed up with Danny Koker, star of History Channel’s Counting Cars, to give an inside look at the coolest cars at the show. Using 360 video, Danny gives a tour of the vehicle and talks about some of the cool features and tech. Here […]

Car Shopping

The New Car-Shopping Experience

We’re all living in the digital age now, so no one should be surprised that much of the car-shopping process is completed online. If you’ve shopped for a vehicle recently, you might have checked out online sources, including reviews, as part of the process. According to research done for Ally by the Center of Generational […]

Car Shopping

Don’t Believe the Hype! Cars Matter to Millennials

Ally knows and loves the car business. We immerse ourselves in the study of automotive trends to better understand and serve our auto customers. Beyond research, we’re simply obsessed with cars because we know they’re a vital part of our customers’ lives. On a more personal level, car love is in my blood. Born and […]

Smart Driving

7 Ways to Save When Driving During the Holidays

If you’re planning to drive this holiday season, it may be a good time to review some common-sense driving tips that can help keep your car in good condition – and save you money along the way. Get a tune-up For many of us, cars are one of our most valuable possessions. Before embarking on […]

Vehicle Care

Top 5 Reasons a Vehicle Service Contract Could Be Right For You

A vehicle service contract is a great option to increase peace of mind on the road and help protect your wallet from surprise vehicle repair bills. This type of coverage, which is like an extended warranty on your vehicle, helps to cover the cost of unexpected vehicle repairs and get you back on the road […]

Smart Driving

Use Tech to Help Stay Focused on the Road with Distraction-Free Driving Apps and Features

It’s one of the golden rules, or at least it should be: don’t text and drive. We all know that distracted driving is dangerous, right? But still, nearly every one of us has seen it happen or worse — done it ourselves. Since most of us touch our phones well over 2,000 times per day, […]

Car Shopping

What to Consider Before Buying a Hybrid Car

When it comes time to find a new car, there are plenty of choices to make. Do you ever start the thought process by deciding how you want your car to be powered? If you’re considering the switch to a hybrid vehicle, we have a few ideas to help guide your thought process. These vehicles […]

Smart Driving

How Virtual Reality Tech is Changing the Auto Industry

Entering the world of virtual reality used to be the stuff of dreams. Now the technology is here, and it’s making us question everything we thought was possible. We’ve already seen VR tech have a big impact in the field of automotive alone. The way we design, test-drive, and shop for cars may never be […]

Smart Driving

Recycled Auto Parts: The Innovative Re-Use of Car Tires

Car tires are designed to withstand the elements and a keep us safe on the road. And once they’re worn and ready to retire, the durable aspects of tires can make them ideal for repurposing and reusing. Below are some of the most innovative and practical items that can be made from car tires. The […]

Vehicle Care

The Fading Art of the Bumper Sticker

Although they still linger on the corners of the bumpers of a few cars, the heydays of bumper stickers have faded, likely due to the dwindling popularity of the traditional, exposed bumper itself. Let’s explore the sticky history of the bumper sticker. The Beginning Of Bumpers Which came first: the bumper or the sticker? The […]