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3 Features to Look for When Purchasing a New Car October 18, 2017

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3 Features to Look for When Purchasing a New Car, Lexington, Tennessee

The beauty of buying a new car is you can choose from a host of top-of-the-line features. However, while there are many exciting features to choose from, some provide more flash than substance. Instead, determine which elements keep you safest and offer you the most convenience and longevity. 

Top 3 Features to Look for in New Cars 

1. Automatic Breaking

This feature detects when there is a risk of collision and applies the brakes for you. It acts as a second pair of eyes for anyone prone to being distracted while they drive and helps ensure you and your vehicle stay out of harm’s way. 

2. Lane Assist

new carDrifting in and out of your lane is extremely dangerous, both for you and other drivers on the road. In new cars, lane assist warns you when you begin moving out of your designated lane and even helps steer you back. 

3. Backup Sensors

Fender benders are a common occurrence and often happen because drivers cannot see what is happening behind them. With backup or pedestrian sensors, you can rest easy knowing you won’t accidentally bump into anything or anyone out of your line of vision. This technology uses cameras or radar sensors to gauge when there is an object in your way and alerts you immediately or applies brake assist to stop you automatically. 


Considering buying a new car in Lexington, TN? Get in touch with Helms Motor Company today. Family-owned and -operated, this team of auto experts knows the importance of finding a car that fits your style while keeping you as safe as possible. Visit them online to view their inventory of vehicles, and call (731) 968-2012 to speak with a representative. You can also connect with them on Facebook.

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