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Most fuel efficient compact pickup trucks

Although compact pickup trucks are not versatile haulers like their larger cousins, they are still practical vehicles that can be used for light duty. According to Environmental Protection Agency ratings, these three models, Toyota Tacoma, Chevrolet Colorado and Nissan Frontier, are the most fuel efficient of these vehicles. Japanese automaker giant Toyota continues to lead […]

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Classic cars in time for summer

The Classic Car Club of America defines a CCCA Classic as: A “fine” or “distinctive” automobile, whether built in the United States or overseas, produced between 1925 and 1948. Other factors, including engine displacement, custom body styles and luxury accessories, such as power brakes, power clutches, and automatic or “one-time” lubrication systems, help determine whether […]

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Was the 80s the death of American Petrol Head? (Part 2)

** The GLHS ** The GLHS was the fastest at 175 horsepower and 175 pound-feet. This was not a tool for the track, it was a weapon of mass destruction. It had a modified Garrett Turbo I engine, a long-travel (2-piece) tuned intake manifold, and an intercooler. The engine had a compression ratio of 8.5: […]

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Becoming a car-free rideshare driver

Many people prefer carpool companies because of how good they are at saving transportation costs. Essentially, they connect drivers and passengers within a given location, making it possible for passengers to share rides to coincident destinations, reducing transportation costs. Most of these companies work through mobile applications to make it easy for passengers and drivers […]

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Best Cars for a Teen’s Car Insurance

Just because it’s legal for a teenage girl to get a driver’s license doesn’t mean she should let hers try by the time she turns 16. Driving is a huge responsibility and can be a costly chapter in your life as a parent. Your auto insurance premiums will go up when you add a teen […]

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The history of Lauda Air

Lauda Air, the second airline after Austrian Airlines to establish a presence in Vienna, had a history of both competition and cooperation with it. Andreas Nikolaus “Niki” Lauda, ​​the son of a paper mill owner, who blazed a very different path from his father when he won the first of three Formula One world championships […]

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High Mileage Leasing: A Good Option?

Yes, but do you have reservations due to the high mileage you drive? Well that’s fair enough, high-mileage leases cost more than low-mileage leases. This is simply because cars that have traveled more miles depreciate more quickly, but this is true whether you rent or buy them. Calculating the true cost of a car is […]

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Examples of defensive driving

This article describes possible situations that could occur at any time, when least expected, during your driving career. The defense tips are simply recommendations for the situation. Each issue varies in detail, so the defense should vary depending on the situation. Below are some specific situations and specific solutions. Safe driving survival spells Situation 1 […]

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Auto Repair Costs: Should I Change My Oil Every 3000 Miles?

For decades, mechanics have told us to change our oil every 3,000 miles. Interestingly, no automaker has agreed to this maintenance schedule, in any way in the last 20 years. So why are they telling us to change the oil every 3,000 miles if it’s unnecessary? First, let’s look at the auto industry argument. Makes […]