Monthly Archives: August 2020

Why Choose a European Vehicle?

Some people love European vehicles. Some shy away from them. But for those who love them -- like the team at Foreign Affairs Auto in West Palm Beach, Florida -- they are diehard fans. Most owners of European vehicles rarely switch loyalties and move toward Asian or Domestic vehicles, unless they have a specific need like a truck, hybrid, or an electric vehicle. So, why choose a European vehicle? What is it about European vehicles that create such raving, dedicated fans? We, ourselves, have been the owners of various European vehicles and we have been maintaining the European vehicles of our customers for many years. Here is our list of reasons why so many people choose to own a European vehicle. They are beautifully designed. They are smartly engineered. They are a pleasure to drive. Their engines sound amazing. They are a status symbol. They can become valuable collectables over time. When you maintain them regularly, they last a long time. Each European car brand has their own tri ... read more

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Car safety

The Far Reach of Volkswagen

The Far Reach of Volkswagen

Think about the older cars you commonly see on the road nowadays. A Pinto here and there… a Mustang… tried and true vehicles that are either tougher than their years or loved enough to survive them. The one we’re not really too surprised to see is a Volkswagen. VW Beetles, the occasional Jetta, the campers. They stick around, passed down through generations. They are still loved, maintained, and functioning. It’s a tribute to Volkswagens that they were popularized in a post-WW2 America at all. Despite bitter feelings about the war in middle America, the efficiency and fun of VWs won over North American hearts and minds, and was crucial to the Wirtschaftswunder, the ‘miracle on the Rhine’, where West Germany was able to build itself up from the ashes with a booming economy.  Many of the Volkswagen models from our distant past are still highly coveted today. The original campers with their tent tops were amazing vehicles, so ahead of their ti ... read more

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Car Maintenance
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