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Beautify Your Car with Custom Decals

Beautify Your Car with Custom Decals

When it comes to altering the looks of the car through the use of color, people immediately think of paint jobs and wraps. But those are expensive, kind of extreme treatments not suitable for the majority of car owners. That is why we think there is a greater market for custom decals waiting to into […]

Why You Should Leave Modern Car Repair to the Professionals

Why You Should Leave Modern Car Repair to the Professionals

In times past, it was easy for someone to do all the maintenance on their own car. Whether it was something as simple as changing the oil or something as complex as doing an entire engine replacement, car repairs were fairly easy, provided you had the right tools. Now, of course, with the advent of […]

Automated Driving has Arrived

Automated Driving has Arrived

The world has eagerly awaited automated vehicles, and it now seems that the wait has come to an end. The first batch of self-driving cars was expected to roll out of the assembly line by the year 2018, and sure enough, it did. However, the initial rate of purchasing these automated vehicles has been slow. […]

How to Choose the Right Winter Tyres

How to Choose the Right Winter Tyres

With the cold season now in full swing, many responsible people who care about their own and others’ safety are looking to get a set of winter tyres for their cars. The issue a lot of them run into, though, is how to pick the right tyres with optimum performance that would also get them […]

Keep Track of Your Engine Oil

Keep Track of Your Engine Oil

One of the most frequent questions car guys are asked by friends and family, and even strangers who find out they are into cars, is when to change the engine oil. And there really is no definite answer. It depends on the make of the car they drive, the model-year, the mileage, and condition of […]

Help The Environment And Buy A Used Fuel Efficient Car

Help The Environment And Buy A Used Fuel Efficient Car

Now more than ever, one of the most important features of any automobile is its fuel efficiency rating. Although you will certainly save hundreds of dollars per year with a higher MPG (miles per gallon) or KPG (kilometers per gallon) rating, it’s not all about keeping your costs down. A fuel-efficient vehicle also has three […]

5 Tips to Save Money on Motoring

5 Tips to Save Money on Motoring

Running a car can become very, very expensive. If you add your fuel costs, insurance, car loans and general maintenance together, you will be surprised at the amount of cash you’ll have spent. Here are some tips to help you save money when it comes to motoring. Some are familiar tips, while some may be […]

Metrication Dilemma

Metrication Dilemma

This may well be a purist’s dilemma, however there is nothing more confusing, and consequently, frustrating, than seeing stats like the following: ‘Fuel economy of 23.5mpg and 280g/km of CO2’. Most descriptions of car specs and articles directed at the British market will present exactly such a jumble of imperial and metric measurements. In attempting […]

Audi TT: Legend In The Making?

Audi TT: Legend In The Making?

This year Audi revealed their Mk3 TT at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, and whilst this is exciting news for the masses, I couldn’t help but notice next year marks Audi’s 20th anniversary of revealing their TT concept (pictured below) at the 1995 Frankfurt Motor Show. The TT concept eventually hit the market in 1998, […]

Advances in Formula 1 Safety

Advances in Formula 1 Safety

During the 1950s, it could be said that very little, if any thought, was ever given to safety requirements in Formula One. Today’s races are a different matter. Regulations are clearly set out by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), almost on a rolling basis. If we were to look backwards through time, we would […]