Effective Online Car Sales on Ebay Motors

Written by Cherie Szilvagyi

Effective Online Car Sales on Ebay Motors

Remember back when selling online was a new experience? Dealers tried everything to sell their vehicles online. Today’s market has expanded to include several hot online marketplaces. The largest online marketplace is Ebay. Ebay has evolved into an online solution for everything from whole towns to your favorite paperback book. Big or small it doesn’t matter, Ebay has everything forrepparttar savvy consumer.

Vehicles are plentiful on Ebay. Ebay sells a vehicle every minute forrepparttar 102787 savvy seller willing to invest his time and money in listing his vehicle online. Just how effective is selling on Ebay? Actually, less than 10% ofrepparttar 102788 vehicles listed on Ebay actually sell. A selected few dealers sell at 80 to 100% of their online car sales.

Who arerepparttar 102789 auto dealers that are selling effectively on Ebay? Is there a secret to their success? Consider that a vehicle, digital camera and some basic design skills are all you need to sell on Ebay. Which vehicle and how much will it sell for? How to type uprepparttar 102790 description so thatrepparttar 102791 internet savvy consumer will want to purchase your vehicle?

Flashy Car Rims – Is It Just A Guy Thing?

Written by Lillian Fuller

Wheel Tips For The Female Of The Species Too

If you browserepparttar internet ads for tires and wheels, it seems like flashy car rims is a guy thing. The websites are geared to a masculine point of view. Some websites feature sound and videos that include a pounding rap beat backed up by a view of “shiny things.” Most websites feature Charlie’s Angels “look a likes” pouring themselves overrepparttar 102786 car chassis or pointing to flashy car rims. Lexani’s official website features a four minute video to showcase its wares. The wheels are hot,repparttar 102787 girls are hotter.

Men & Car Rims

Normally,repparttar 102788 male ofrepparttar 102789 species keeps a pretty low profile when it comes to plumage but when it comes to equipping their rides, most men, don’t question how much but how willrepparttar 102790 wheels look onrepparttar 102791 car, truck or SUV.

A Little Research

I did a little aftermarket research about car rims. I asked various friends and associates if they would they spend an additional $8.000.00 for specialty wheels for their vehicle. By far most ofrepparttar 102792 men I asked didn’t even blink atrepparttar 102793 price but just shrugged and said “yeah, I guess; it depends on how they would look.” The women looked at me as if I had just arrived from Mars and replied with an emphatic “NO WAY”. A marketing statistic shows that ninety percent ofrepparttar 102794 shoppers at wheel and tire shops are men. Men like flashy car rims and it seems to be almost genetic.

Car Rims & Shoes; A Connection?

This same connection exists between women and shoes. It’s never aboutrepparttar 102795 money but how they look. You need shoes to protect your feet. The functional ones work well but it’srepparttar 102796 pretty ones that we want. Shoes, like car rims have a definite purpose as well. Like shoes that allowrepparttar 102797 owner to walk, car rims allowrepparttar 102798 car to “roll”.

Because car rims are so vital torepparttar 102799 handling and performance of vehicles, it is important for women to become as interested inrepparttar 102800 details of car rims as men. This article will talk about car rims and wheels sizes, chrome and alloys, package prices, reliable brands, and upcoming trends like spinners.

So let’s get motoring. Byrepparttar 102801 end of this piece you will know more about car rims. The man in your life will be impressed by your new-found knowledge and you’ll be ready to make an informed decision about what’s best for your ride.

Where To Look For Car Rims

There are numerous websites dedicated to sale of car rims. As well many sites offer valuable information about car rims and what you can do to enhance your vehicle’s performance and handling. If you decide to make your purchase through a website check with a Consumer Bureau to ensure thatrepparttar 102802 website is reputable.

Car Rim Sizes - It’s The Fit That Counts

When you purchase a vehicle, stock models come with a specific size of car rim. For example small cars like Honda Preludes have 13 inch rims. Asrepparttar 102803 size ofrepparttar 102804 vehicle increases so dorepparttar 102805 size ofrepparttar 102806 car rims. Car rims sizes can go up to 27” and beyond as many manufacturers are developing larger sizes for newer jeeps and SUVs. Front Wheel Drive sizes are slightly smaller than Rear Wheel Drive types by about 2 inches.

Plus Sizing

To enhancerepparttar 102807 look of your vehicle and improve its performance you can increaserepparttar 102808 size ofrepparttar 102809 wheel “Plus Sizing” is a term that refers to increasingrepparttar 102810 size ofrepparttar 102811 car rim torepparttar 102812 wheel.

Why Plus Sizing?

Plus sizing is chosen by drivers for steering response, handling, and cornering ability. When you add inches torepparttar 102813 tire, there is more surface that is in contact withrepparttar 102814 road. Plus sizing a wheel also enhancesrepparttar 102815 sporty look of a vehicle.

Plus sizing can be done by “inching up”. The following arerepparttar 102816 three methods of “inching up” your tire.

  1. Plus Zero
  2. Zero Plus One
  3. Zero Plus Two
Plus Zero The Plus Zero method usesrepparttar 102817 same wheel radius asrepparttar 102818 original equipment but includes a tire with a larger size thanrepparttar 102819 original’s width but smaller thanrepparttar 102820 aspect ratio. For examplerepparttar 102821 original tire size is: 175/70R14. By putting a 195/60R14 tire on this wheel rim you would not be increasingrepparttar 102822 tire size, hence “plus zero”.

Zero Plus One Plus one increasesrepparttar 102823 size ofrepparttar 102824 tire by one inch. For example ifrepparttar 102825 tire size is 175/70R13 and you put a tire on it that is 175/70R14, you have increasedrepparttar 102826 tire size by one inch. Zero plus one utilizes a one-inch larger diameter wheel in conjunction with a smaller tire. This method always requires a replacement wheel.

Zero Plus Two Exactly asrepparttar 102827 name ofrepparttar 102828 method implies, this approach increasesrepparttar 102829 size ofrepparttar 102830 tire by two inches. For example, you would replacerepparttar 102831 original equipment of 175/70R13 with a tire size of 175/70R15.

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