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Could car leasing help drivers stay safer on the roads this winter?

With the stability of today’s economy still in question, many of us are continuing to budget hard to make ends meet each month, while looking for new ways to save money on essentials like motoring costs and household bills. New statistics show that many drivers these days are now choosing older vehicles over expensive new ones in an attempt to keep costs down, and with car owners holding onto their vehicles for longer and often avoiding regular services to avoid expense, this could mean extra problems on the roads as the winter weather approaches. Of course, the obvious downsides of driving older cars for longer is the additional wear and […]

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Top 5 Best Looking Cars In The World

When you’re looking to buy a car there are occasions when you want a real head-turner: A vehicle that draws admiring glances wherever it goes is the height of any motorists’ desire and here are five of the best looking cars of all time. 1.    Mercedes SLR McLaren Mercedes top most lists with this collaboration with one of the world’s top Formula One racing teams. The SLR McLaren has all the sleek lines and beauty that you would associate with each of these brands but its streamlining and lower frame make it even better looking. To complete the picture of sublime beauty, gull wing doors help to take it to […]

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How to save money on replacement car parts

There are two parts to any vehicle repair bill, the cost of the replacement car part and the cost of the labour to fit the part into your vehicle. Unfortunately there are many cases where drivers are stung for considerably more than they need to pay for their car parts, simply because they don’t consider alternative methods of sourcing their spare parts. Parts can be sourced online with almost any part you can think of available to you. It is understandable that you may have previously visited a garage or dealership to source replacement car parts, simply for convenience. But with that convenience comes a premium and with motoring costs […]

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Honda To Launch Civic Station Wagon In North America

The Honda Civic has been one of the best selling cars worldwide and since its introduction in the late 1970s it has been a cheap, reliable and dependable hatchback and sedan ideal for commuters, first-car owners and others who need a fuel efficient and safe vehicle to move them around. The problem, though, is that the Civic is a small car, generally a compact or sub-compact depending on local regulations, with little room for storage. Overseas, in Japan, there was the option of getting an “Estate” (i.e. Station Wagon) version known as the “Spree” (also the name of a popular Honda motorcycle) but such models were not available in North […]

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Trying to Find Out The Real Value of Your Used Car – We Have You Covered

There comes a point in every true car lover’s lives when they have to ditch the old car and try on something new — even if that’s just another used car! You never know what the perfect car is going to be until you finally get to put a price on the old one. Raising the money to buy another car might just be the thing that you honestly need to do. However, do you know how to actually get the real value of your used car? We have you covered? You see, finding out the right price of the car is very important. Let’s say that you wanted to […]

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Performance Tires Truly Make Your Next Road Trip Comfortable!

The open road is something that every driver can appreciate. Even if you’re not the type of person that really wants to be on the road a lot, you can appreciate having a vehicle that can be just fine anywhere you go. It all starts with the tires, believe it or not. It’s been said that your tires are honestly one of the top safety mechanisms that you have on the car. If you cannot get the car safely on the road, you will not be driving anywhere anytime soon. But good performance tires can be hard to find. A lot of people just assume that tires are going to […]

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10 Ways To Make Your Car Theft Proof

Did you know it takes about 10 seconds for a thief to break into a car? Car owners all over the US have all experienced this- a quick run into the grocery store, only to return to a car with smashed windows. Some drivers never have to deal with the threat of getting their car broken into or stolen, mainly due to various preventive steps that can be taken. We compiled a list of the best ways to keep your car safe- even when it’s sitting in your driveway. 1. Cover your car. It takes about 30 seconds to a minute to uncover a car, even longer with a protective […]

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A guide to the Volkswagen brand

Volkswagen is undoubtedly one of the world’s leading car companies and, since the German brand’s establishment in the 1930s, has gone to become a global brand, synonymous with reliability, style and performance. Translating as “people’s car” in English, Volkswagen vehicles are really suitable for all needs and tastes. Find out a little more about how this motoring icon has developed over the years, read on. Origins Somewhat unfortunately, Volkswagen is intrinsically linked with the Nazis, namely as Hitler was keen to establish a brand that would offer affordable cars capable of transporting families. After several trial runs saw initial models successfully tested on the country’s autobahns, it was decided in […]

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Top tips for choosing a family car

The majority of families in the UK can’t manage without a car; in fact, many households now have two or three vehicles between them. Finding a new motor suitable for kids and parents alike can be something of a chore – so here are some tips to ensure you get the right car for your needs. How big is your family? It might sound like an obvious question, but when you arrive at the forecourt and get cornered by a salesman, it can be easy to get drawn towards impractical vehicles. The first thing you’ll need to bear in mind is how many children you have and how old they […]

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How You Can Benefit From Car Lease Comparison

A bad financial climate and recession can drastically change the behaviour and attitude of the general public towards car purchases. This is why so many people are looking for newer alternative methods of getting their hands on a vehicle. Leasing is one of these methods and to get the best deal it’s essential to perform a car lease comparison. Now don’t start worrying, a comparison is literally just a comparison. You can take off your gloves and put down this scalpel, this isn’t a precise operation that needs surgeon-like skills and abilities. All you need to do is compare the offers available to you to see which is the best. […]

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