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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 […]

Mercedes S Class Paternity

Mercedes S Class Paternity

The Mercedes S Class is an acronym for Mercedes Saloon which is one of the most luxurious models of cars that have ever graced the roads of this world. The production of these cars started way back in 1972 when Mercedes was introducing the W116 model series.  Since then, the engineers have worked on this […]

Las Vegas Car Show’s

Las Vegas Car Show’s

Ask most people what they think of when they hear the name Las Vegas, and they will say casinos. Indeed such is the fame of Vegas as a casino gambling town that even events taking place in the resort which have nothing to do with casinos – such as the Viva Las Vegas Car Show […]

2014 Buick Regal: A Top-Ranked Modern Version of an Old Favourite

2014 Buick Regal: A Top-Ranked Modern Version of an Old Favourite

The Regal nameplate has been a player on Buick’s team since 1973, except for a short hiatus between 2004 and 2009. The name reappeared in the Chinese market in 2009 and was reintroduced to the U.S. in 2011. The 2014 Buick Regal has been freshened up with redesigned front and rear fascias, given a host of […]

Race of Super Minis

Race of Super Minis

The Fiat Abarth 695 Tributo Ferrari is a nod to the manufacturers of the ultimate Italian cars. The Mini Goodwood’s interiors are that of a miniature Rolls Royce Phantom, and Toyota’s Aston Martin Cygnet, a super-tuned version of the iQ, is worthy of James Bond. But are super luxurious super minis a fun toy for […]

Buying a used car online? Some things to keep in mind!

Buying a used car online? Some things to keep in mind!

Thinking of buying a used car online, but not sure where to start? This article will list a few things to keep in mind when you’re buying a used car online. Budget First, don’t forget your budget. Think about what is important to you – consider such aspects such as a preference for a manual […]

A few of the innovative features of the new SL-class

A few of the innovative features of the new SL-class

The original Mercedes SL-class – the 300 SL – has been called the sports-car of the century, and that model came to typify class, luxury, and speed. The new SL-class, released this summer in the UK, is sleek, light, aerodynamic, and luxurious. It also is longer and wider than earlier versions, which translates into more […]

Car-Spotting

Car-Spotting

It’s the new craze that’s spread through the petrol-head community faster than a Bugatti on the Autobahn. Car-spotters are an elite group of car fanatics who are always on the lookout for rare and beautiful cars. They upload their photos and videos to social sites like www.carspotter.net. They treat cars like exotic wildlife and pursue […]

Mercedes SL 500 vs. Porsche 911 Carrera S

Mercedes SL 500 vs. Porsche 911 Carrera S

The German car brands Mercedes and Porsche kicked off this year’s summer season with the launch of new high-end convertibles – the Mercedes SL 500 and Porsche 911 Carrera S. Get ready for a ride to the beach, feel the wind in your hair, the sun in your face and the power underneath you. In […]

Renault Megane Coupe Cabriolet

Renault Megane Coupe Cabriolet

Without any doubt the Renault Megane Coupe Cabriolet is a great looking car with the metal roof folded down or up. There is a downside, however, and that concerns the weight. Astonishingly this model is as much as 25% heavier than the standard hatchback, and that means that there is a big price to pay […]