A Public Place For The Private Car Market

Author: Eric Hill


  • Zoom Zoom

    Having older siblings, I missed the excitement of having a “new” car when I turned sixteen. Instead, I got to join the rotation of sharing the car once I was able to drive on my own. Although I didn’t get to experience the freshness of a car that was new to the family, I appreciated […]

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  • Ear To The Pavement: January Car Market Report

    In this “Ear To The Pavement” segment, we are going to share our thoughts on the Automotive market for 2023. With the predicted improvement in the chip supply, we expect 2023 to bring back relative normalcy to the market.  Most retailers are predicting a significant improvement in supply this year and the production of new […]

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  • John’s First Car

    Everyone remembers their first car and the stories of freedom it created. When you grow up the son of an Automobile dealer, the excitement is magnified due to all the neat cars coming and going, always wondering, “Is this the one?” Each time a cool car would come into the dealership you would hover around it hoping to hear […]

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  • CheckDrv Inspiration Story

    In October of 2018, I was in a fender bender, yielding my 2008 VW Jetta “Totaled.” I had been living in Colorado for just over a year and needed to find a new vehicle. In Denver, the mountains are an hour away, and snow threatens half the year. The vehicle choice became obvious to me: […]

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  • Car Stories: Row-Day-Oh

    1994 Isuzu Rodeo  I turned 16 when I was going into my Junior year of high school, a little later than my friends, and with much less cash than their summer jobs have yielded them. My two best friends have some pretty cool cars: One had bought a 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee, and the other […]

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  • Intro To CheckDrv

    Hello! Allow me to introduce myself– I am Eric Hill, Founder of CheckDrv. I started this company to help people get the most value out of their current vehicle and to protect them when buying their next car. I’ve always been one who wants a good deal and part of getting that good deal means […]

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