Car Buyer’s Guide to Auto Acronyms

Auto buyers often invest in preowned cars without understanding the terms,” reveals a sales consultant of St. Louis used car dealer, Cross Keys Auto. If you’re searching for a preowned vehicle to buy, you’ve most likely stumbled across acronyms, like APR, DOHC, CVT and so on.  compiled more than seven popular auto buying descriptions, auto loans and vehicle parts.

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Many vehicles like the 2012 BMW 328I arrive with RWD at the St. Louis used car dealers, CKA .

St. Louis Used Car Dealer Defines Popular Auto Buying Terms

Referred as a single percentage number, the APR (annual percentage rate) is essentially the annual rate of interest to be paid in a year (including any associated with the loan ), divided by the balance due. APRs include any costs, and transaction fees associated with a car loan, credit card or line of credit.

Continuously Variable Transmissions are available on the via three auto manufacturers: Toyota, Nissan and Subaru. CVTs are accommodative for fuel economy in urban driving
situation. A continuously variable transmission is comparable to a conventional automatic transmission. The underlying difference is the CVTs is that CVT don’t run through gears to achieve high speeds.

Electronic Stability control (ESC) senses when an automobile is losing stability, automating vehicular contral.

Miles per gallon is identified on all new and used cars. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates the fuel efficiency and carbon emissions of all vehicles sold in America.


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Four Golf Courses to Tee off in Florissant MO

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Go golfing Florissant, Hazelwood, Ballwin.

Even though the golfers of St. Louis County’ may not tee off like Bubba, Tiger Woods, and Bob Tway, they have enough golf courses to hone their game.


Florissant Golf Club turned into a public course in 1980. Today, the 18-hole golf course witnesses a high level of tournaments. Numerous matches between leagues, residents and varied levels of play happen from May through September. On the weekends tees non-residents. See the rates at Florissant Golf Club.  Miss the crowd an and claim the Twilight special, good after 2 pm to 5 pm when there is a $5 discount off the normal tee rate for an 18-hole game. Florissant Golf Club | 50 Country Club Ln Florissant, MO 63033


Even though the Ballwin Golf Course is city owned, the facility garners a prestigious reputation. Foremost, the golf course is the former home of P.G.A. Champion, (more…)

What Are the Best Used Cars for Students?

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Student drivers acquire driving skills with time.

Four auto makers produce the best used cars for students. Models designed between 2012 and 2014 generally have the latest technology.
The list includes the best used cars for student drivers, aged 16 to 21.

Based on reliability, safety and fuel economy, we chose vehicles in our inventory with the highest rankings on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) crash test ratings.

Since the NHTSA instituted stricter crash ratings, only eight mid-sized cars and SUVs passed. Because the 2015 Buick Regal and 2014 Chevrolet Impala have been designed with (more…)

What Are the Best Used Cars Under $20,000?

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Stop by used cars Missouri dealer for the best used cars under $20,000

“At our  used cars Missouri dealership, we have so many quality preowned vehicles that we’re offering remarkable deals on some of the best used cars under $20 K, ”  discloses the general manager of  Cross Keys Auto

Used Cars Missouri Dealer Features Top Preowned Vehicles (under $20 K)

The Optimal Buy

Used car buyers, in quest of fuel economy, gravitate toward the Hyundai Kia.These used cars accommodate the serial commuter with an approximate fuel economy of 35 miles to the gallon. In fact, the Hyundia Kia leads the pack among green auto manufacturers.While supplies last at used cars Missouri dealership  a duo of Kia Optima LX  are on sale.

Dependable Driving

Sporty merges with dependable driving on a pre-owned 2013 Toyota Corolla L. Five alloy spoke wheels, on a 102.4-inch wheelbase and a host of other highly functional qualities, attribute to this used Toyota’s popularity. (more…)

What’s Going on Around North County?

auto-dealer-st louisAround Florissant Missouri, the spring social calendar is blooming into a busy season. Between the Saint Louis ‘ Cardinals opener to local networking for professionals, there’s no shortage of happenings around North County Missouri. Cross Keys Auto,  advocate of for all things Florissant, recaps a few local events and happenings for the month of April.

Auto Dealer St. Louis Shares Local Events Around North County

“There’s no shortage of things to see, do and experience in North County. We chose four events appealing to Cardinals fans, business owners, sales representatives, and other ordinary citizens of the greater Saint Louis metropolis, area,” notes  a representative of the auto dealer St. Louis, Cross Keys Auto.

Entrepreneurs, Professionals and other Business-minded
Pirrone’s Pizzeria is hosting a Business After Hours event on April 8. According to sources of the Greater North County Chamber of Commerce, this network party happens on Wednesday, April 8, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (CDT). Please visit the North County Chamber of Commerce for event details,

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The St. Louis Cardinals return (more…)