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6 things you must consider before choosing a new car stereo

Selecting and buying a new stereo system for your car is a challenging job, especially for those with hardly any knowledge on the subject. You need to research adequately in order to get the best possible deal and the features that you desire. Automotive stereos have come a long way over the past decade, adopting new features and technology regularly. MP3 compatibility and mobile phone … Continue reading 6 things you must consider before choosing a new car stereo

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VW California XXL: The Camper Van We All Want

Being in the car business for almost 80 years, Volkswagen reported that it had manufactured its 150 millionth car. A significant number of those models, similar to the Volkswagen California camper van, aren’t sold here in the U.S. This implies that the twinge of envy remains every time Volkswagen uncovers something as great as the California XXL. The Crafter was introduced by Volkswagen’s in competition … Continue reading VW California XXL: The Camper Van We All Want

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Why all adventure seekers must have a good motorcycle helmet

There is nothing better than hitting the track, road or trail properly prepared for an adventurous time. People who live for adventure know how it feels when one sits behind the handlebars of a cruiser or a sport bike just to visit some exotic place to unwind and find a refuge from the daily routine. Adventure brings the joy of living back in your life … Continue reading Why all adventure seekers must have a good motorcycle helmet

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Car Hire Insurance Jargon Explained

When hiring a car, it can be easy to get confused by all the specialised language and abbreviations, which can become frustrating. In order to help you understand what the main terminology means, we got the help of Car Finance Specialist Tony from Smile Car Finance to breakdown the meaning of all the confusing jargon you’ll encounter when financing a car. CDW – Otherwise known … Continue reading Car Hire Insurance Jargon Explained

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How Millennials Are Changing The Car Insurance Industry

When it comes to car insurance, millennials are not loyalists. More than any generation before, millennials are the least likely generation to stick with one car insurance provider. According to a study done by gallup.com on millennial car insurance habits, millennials are actually the least likely group to engage with insurers, and are even less likely to go offline to service their car insurance needs. … Continue reading How Millennials Are Changing The Car Insurance Industry

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Reasons For The Increase in Kei-Cars Sales in Japan

The year 2017 has shown an incredible increase in the sales of Japanese Kei Cars in the first quarter with a 16.5 percent boost in the month of April. Kei cars is a Japanese category of small vehicles, including passenger cars, microvans, and pickup trucks. They are designed to comply with Japanese government tax and insurance regulations, and in most rural areas are exempted from … Continue reading Reasons For The Increase in Kei-Cars Sales in Japan

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Car Expenses

A car might be the first significant purchase you make as an adult, but a new survey shows that Canadians don’t understand the true cost of owning a vehicle. Despite this lack of knowledge, six in 10 Canadians report that they are likely or somewhat likely to buy a new car within the next two years. Whether you’re on the verge of buying a new … Continue reading 5 Ways to Save Money on Your Car Expenses

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3 ways to cut the cost of your car insurance

Are you paying through the nose for your car insurance? Perhaps you’re trying to insure a new car and just want to find the best deal? Either way, insuring your car can be expensive – read on to find out three ways you can cut the cost. Set a higher excess Increasing your voluntary excess can vastly reduce your monthly car insurance premiums, but bear … Continue reading 3 ways to cut the cost of your car insurance

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Watch a rally driver jump 50 metres in a Ford Fiesta

Norwegian driver Mads Østberg pulled off the feat on the Ouninpohja stage of the recent Rally Finland, after negotiating a right-hand bend and absolutely flooring it over the infamous blind “Yellow House” jump. The reward for his commitment was a glorious 50 metre journey through the air, to the delight and amazement of on-looking fans. To put that in perspective – 50m is 12 times … Continue reading Watch a rally driver jump 50 metres in a Ford Fiesta

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From 2040, new petrol & diesel vehicles will be banned in the UK

Now might be a good time to buy yourself a Tesla! The UK government will ban the sale of new petrol & diesel cars and vans starting from 2040. The move is part of a huge £3 billion clean air strategy, unveiled at a time when the UK is struggling to meet EU emissions targets. Once the new policy is in place it will still … Continue reading From 2040, new petrol & diesel vehicles will be banned in the UK