Of course it’s all about the image and marketing of the site. The site in question will offer services in the automotive field so obviously domain extensions like “.edu” or .”org” are not good.
Domains like “.biz” or “.net” feel cheap. I think “.io” starts to become trendy.
Just skip the following reading, I’m doing it just to reach the 500 characters so that my post will be accepted. I don’t know what else to say. For some reason the rules of this subreddit force you to write at least 500 characters but some topics/questions are just meant to be simple. I don’t see why people should waste their time reading useless information when they can get the point in the first two lines.