Sunset over Mountains

How to Protect Your New Car from Sun Damage

We love living in the Bay Area. The sun, the warm weather – what isn’t there to love? Unfortunately, our favorite things about living here can be what causes the most damage to our vehicles. Sun and heat are incredibly hard on both the interior and exterior of vehicles. Even the engine can take an extra beating from the heat. So, what can you do to protect your new vehicle from sun damage? Follow these simple tips to protect your car from Carnamic.

Read the rest of this entry >>

Hyundai Motor Group Moving EV Battery Production to U.S.

Hyundai Motor Group recently announced plans to bring production of their electric vehicle batteries stateside. The multi-billion dollar project is a partnership with SK On, a pioneer in the green energy world. Each partner is putting a 50/50 stake into its $5 billion investment as an effort to increase its presence in the EV world and bring emission-free vehicles to the U.S.

Read the rest of this entry >>
2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 Plugged In to Charge

Hyundai IONIQ 5 Named Car and Driver’s EV of the Year

In just the second year since the category’s creation, the Hyundai IONIQ 5 took the award for Car and Driver’s EV of the Year. The 2022 market saw a sudden rise in EV production, with more competition to face. Still, the IONIQ 5 rose to the top of the list in a sea of electric cars, trucks, and SUVs, beating out dozens of comparable vehicles. At just a glance, it’s easy to see why the IONIQ 5 was named EV of the Year, and you can learn more about this award-winning vehicle at Carnamic.

Read the rest of this entry >>
Man Signing Paperwork

Where can I get auto repair financing in the Bay Area?

Nobody likes being faced with an unexpected repair bill, especially when it’s out of budget. What do you do when you have an auto repair that’s not covered by your warranty or insurance? Auto repair financing is an option to help you when you need the extra cash to cover a big repair. It’s like a car loan, but specifically for repairs, covering a specific amount with set repayment terms. If you need repair financing in the Bay Area, you can turn to Carnamic. Learn more about our financing options and what they can cover below!

Read the rest of this entry >>
2023 Nissan Leaf Home Charging

What are the different types of electric vehicles?

The automotive market is in a spot where it’s quickly changing and evolving. Part of that is due to manufacturers pledging to move toward producing electric vehicles. While EVs aren’t necessarily new, recent changes in laws and regulations have seen a boom in EV production. So if you’re in the market for a new vehicle, you might be wondering about the different types of electric vehicles. Before you buy, follow Carnamic’s guide to types of electric vehicles to stay informed and make the best decision for you.

Read the rest of this entry >>
one dollar bills

How can I find my vehicle’s value?

Are you thinking about upgrading to a new vehicle with the latest technology or safety features? Before you sell or trade in your old vehicle, you more than likely want to find its value so you can make an accurate budget. Luckily, finding your vehicle’s value is easy with Carnamic. You can learn more about how to find your car’s value and what factors go into that decision by reading more or getting in touch with a member of the Carnamic team.

Read the rest of this entry >>
field of four leaf clovers

Things to Do on St. Patrick’s Day in the Bay Area CA

There’s something for everyone in the Bay Area, and St. Patrick’s Day is no exception! If you’re looking for things to do on St. Patrick’s Day around the Bay, you’re in luck, because there are plenty of activities leading up to next weekend’s Irish holiday. From classic bar crawls to family events and activities, you can learn about some of our favorite things to do around San Francisco, Hayward, Redwood City, and all the surrounding areas. 

Read the rest of this entry >>
calculator on paper

Where can I get auto financing in the Bay Area CA?

Buying your next vehicle can be exciting, but it’s easy to get bogged down in the details. One of the biggest decisions to make, other than choosing the right vehicle for you, is where to get vehicle financing. When you purchase your car, truck, or SUV at a Carnamic dealership, the good news is that you can get your financing right here! Explore our financing options and learn more below.

Read the rest of this entry >>