November 16th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Drivers who are fuel-conscious now have a new innovative way to calculate their vehicle’s mileage and compare their mileage to other drivers’. Also, motorists will be able to devise ways that they can improve their own fuel-economy.
A new website, called fuelly.com, allows you to put your car in their system by entering details about your […]
November 13th, 2010 by Hal Moses
It’s common to show affection to the people you love, but we don’t want to forget to give some thought to our vehicles. A lot of us find our vehicles to be more than just another asset. They are such a big part of our lives because we depend on them to get us where […]
November 13th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Most people believe that SUVs are the safest vehicles on the road; however, recent test results show that midsize SUVs may not offer the best safety. In fact, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety says that a lot of cars produced better results in crash tests than six midsize SUVs.
The SUVs tested were the Chevrolet […]
November 11th, 2010 by Hal Moses
You might find that your car has become a mess from kids, pets, friends, etc. But how are you supposed to keep it clean with kids spitting up and people having four-course meals in your backseat? Let’s face it; it can be hard. However, here are some tips to help you get started.
You might want […]
November 10th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Is it necessary to pay $40K in order to get a stimulating, engaging car? The answer is absolutely not; there are many vehicles out there that come with a good auto warranty for under $25K. Here are a few to consider.
The Honda Civic Si is a great choice at $21,110. This is a high performance […]
November 9th, 2010 by Hal Moses
When it comes time for you to test-drive a car, you need to be aware of a few things. After all, this will be one of your most important drives ever, so make sure to get the most out of it.
First, make sure you test-drive the exact model that you’re thinking of buying. There may […]
November 6th, 2010 by Hal Moses
Thanks to a poor economy, people are skipping the big purchases and becoming disciplined shoppers. Instead of splurging on cars equipped with all of the gizmos, people are holding onto their current rides and purchasing used car warranties. However, with some savvy buying tips, you can get a new car with great features. Here’s how.
November 5th, 2010 by Hal Moses
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported that small cars aren’t as safe as big vehicles, back in 1997. Yet, today there are more small cars than ever. Small vehicles aren’t the only way to accomplish fuel-efficiency and reduced emissions. There are now light construction materials that can accomplish this feat on larger vehicles. In […]
November 4th, 2010 by Hal Moses
What features can help older drivers stay safe and comfortable on the road and avoid road service calls? The American Automobile Association has the following recommendations to help older drivers.
First, it is helpful to have a steering wheel that tilts and telescopes. This puts the driver 10 inches from the airbag, and also alleviates shoulder […]
November 3rd, 2010 by Hal Moses
The purpose of the thermostat in your vehicle is to regulate the temperature of the vehicle so that it remains at a desired level. To do this it controls the heating and cooling mechanisms and controls the flow of heat that goes throughout the system. The thermostat manages the coolant amount in the internal combustion […]