Miscellaneous

Things that you need to remember in case of an car accident

If you have car insurance in Rhaleigh and you are involved in an accident, the next step in the process is to file a claim. For those who have never done this before, though, it can be rather complicated and confusing. The insurance company will do their best to walk you through the whole thing,... Read more

posted Friday, October 25, 2013 - 04:28 in Miscellaneous, auto insurance, Car insurance
Take Your Car from Boring to Beautiful

Buying a cheap car is a necessity for some people. Unfortunately, many cheap cars carry their price tag on their proverbial shoulder. Whether it’s the rust along the wheel wells, the terrible paint job or the sagging bumper, anyone on the street can tell what you paid for your car — as little as... Read more

posted Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 02:49 in Miscellaneous, car graphics, custom paints
diesel performance parts

If you're serious about keeping the diesel vehicle you own in top condition, the last thing you want is less-than-stellar aftermarket parts that you will have to replace soon after you install them. Although manufacturers will tell you that you should only use OEM parts, they can sometimes be... Read more

posted Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:56 in Miscellaneous, fuel systems, bed ruggs, suspensions
How Do Salary Sacrifice Schemes Benefit Both Employers and Employees?

The attraction of a company car is a strong one, and many people lover the idea of being able to drive a brand new vehicle as part of their employment. The system is great all round, with benefits for both employers and their employees, including the following: The Job Package – As... Read more

posted Monday, March 25, 2013 - 11:49 in Miscellaneous, tax breaks, salary sacrifice, low cost vehicles
Infographic about History of the GARAGE

There are many books about the history of the automobile, but there is so much little information about garages and car maintenance at the home. Despite the importance of the garage in our lives many of the historic structures have been lost.Infographics are a very fun and effective way to deliver... Read more

posted Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 04:15 in Miscellaneous, garage history
The Most Practical Modification Ever?

There's no end to the ways in which cars can be customised, and when we talk about amazing ones, it's usually to do with the car's performance or its looks. One very impressive modification we've seen recently however, is to allow wheelchair users to actually drive a vehicle without ever having to... Read more

posted Tuesday, January 15, 2013 - 04:44 in Miscellaneous, wheelchair adapted vehicles, Peugeot Cars, wheelchair cars
What Are Commercial Vehicles?

The phrase "commercial vehicle" sounds simple enough, but you might be surprised to find out that the meaning can actually vary depending on where you are in the world. In Europe, a car might be classed as a commercial vehicle as soon as it rolls off the production line. This is because the term... Read more

posted Friday, January 11, 2013 - 07:57 in Miscellaneous, fleet breakdown cover, breakdown cover, commercial vehicles
Best Used Car Options

Picking a new car can be a tricky decision, especially when you’re on a budget, and there are so many options out there. The decision will of course depend on what your requirements are. Here are some of the best options depending on what you’re looking for. Best Reliable Cars: ... Read more

posted Friday, January 11, 2013 - 07:31 in Miscellaneous, small cars, reliable cars, family cars
What Makes a Car Cheap to Insure?

When it comes to choosing your new car there are hundreds of different options, but with the price of insurance increasing steadily, many people are thinking about how much their premium is going to cost when they buy their car. With this in mind, there are three main things to look out for. One of... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 09:28 in Miscellaneous, auto insurance
Winter Servicing

Winter can be really tough on your car, especially when there’s a lot of ice and snow around. You really need to take care of your car around this time of year, to prevent problems when it comes to spring. Here are a few things to do: Keep the washer jets topped up, and use more concentrated wash.... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 09:18 in Miscellaneous, winter driving, winter tires
Benefits of Car Leasing

Buying a brand new car can be extremely expensive, which is why a lot of people choose to buy used. If you are dead set on having a new car though, you can always lease one; a scheme which gives you all of the benefits of having a new car, but without exposing you to the cost of depreciation. With... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 07:50 in Miscellaneous, low costs, car leasing
Cleaning Your Throttle Body

The throttle body is the part of your car that directs air into the fuel system to allow combustion to occur. It is an important component, because if it isn’t functioning correctly, it will inhibit engine performance. In most cases it comprises of a relatively simple valve; as you put your foot... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 07:36 in Miscellaneous, reduce costs, engine performance, throttle body
DIY Maintenance

Car maintenance at home is one of the very best ways of saving money. Labour and parts from a mechanic are often very expensive, and if you can do the work yourself, you’re essentially getting the work for free. There are a lot of different things that you can do at home that you might never have... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 07:30 in Miscellaneous, saving money, garage tools, car maintenance
Top Trucks of 2012

This year was relatively slow in terms of new truck releases, but once again, it’s the Swedes that lead the field when it comes to releasing the best trucks in the world. The new Volvo FH is the best thing we’ve seen in the truck world this year, improving on the brilliant outgoing model. The new... Read more

posted Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 07:12 in Miscellaneous, 2012 trucks, top trucks
How Can I Get a Short Term Loan?

Financial troubles always come unannounced. Your payday check might be a few days away and there might be urgent medical needs, cash demand for bill payments, car repair etc. In such an uneasy state will you jeopardy your home and get some money against its equity? If the your answer is no, then... Read more

posted Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 02:49 in Miscellaneous, auto title loans, short term loans, car title loans
Why is car insurance necessary?

Buying a brand-new car is a thing that almost all people plan ahead. It is generally accepted by many to be something like a rite of passage to maturity. The main reason for this is just that buying a new car involves a large amount of money that can only be made through hard work and dedication.... Read more

posted Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 04:43 in Miscellaneous, car industry, auto insurance, Car insurance
Have you thought about buying a used car?

Quite a lot of people have to be extra careful with their finances these days as the economic climate isn’t exactly great. But that doesn’t mean expenses have to be minimised entirely, far from it. Shopping smart is the key to getting what you want, and in terms of motoring, there’s no better way... Read more

posted Friday, March 23, 2012 - 10:34 in Miscellaneous, buying a used car, used cars
Cheap cars are superb for young drivers

While many individuals take it for granted, driving is actually exciting and quite liberating. For young motorists, there’s nothing better to look forward to than finally getting out on the road in their own cars, however, with the prices of brand new autos rising all the time, many could be... Read more

posted Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - 09:50 in Miscellaneous, cheap cars
2011 Miss Tuning Calendar

We present to you the 2011 Miss Tuning Calendar with the gorgeous 27 year-old Kristin Zippel from Mering in the German state of Bavaria. The photographer is Max Steam, who shoot in the Great Lakes region of North America, so the car are American, of course.... Read more

posted Thursday, October 14, 2010 - 02:21 in Miscellaneous, 2011 Miss Tuning Calendar, Kristin Zippel, Miss Tuning Calendar
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution

Automotive media and car enthusiasts the world over have long considered the Lancer Evolution to be one of the best - if not the greatest - 4-door sports sedan of all time. Landing at dealer showrooms in Fall of 2010, the motoring masses will be able to welcome a new member... Read more