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Best European Sports Cars

There are many great European sports cars to choose from, it is difficult to choose a few from the millions in production. However, there are some manufacturers that are considered to be the best for quality, design, reliability, and performance. European countries have a good reputation for building the best …

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Websites with gas price listings for your area

Trying to save on gas? Don’t waste time and money driving around looking for the cheapest price at the pump. Many people rely on a Sam’s Club membership or grocery store card to reduce their gas costs. However, these options may not necessarily provide you with the lowest pricing in …

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Driving in Snow Ice and Rain

Driving in snow, ice and rain can be intimidating and dangerous for inexperienced drivers. Inexperience is invariably linked to an increase in accidents while driving in inclement weather. A lack of experience isn’t the only contributing cause of accidents while driving during periods of adverse weather conditions. It is imperative …

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Porsche Boxster Convertible Porsche Boxtster Review

There’s something comforting about the low-end of the Porsche lineup being a convertible. Growing up there was a neighbour down the street whose son owned a Porsche 911. It was unthinkable that one day some poor schmuck like me might be able to afford one. But with the introduction of …

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Car Reviews 2008 Land Rover Lr2

The marque Land Rover is synonymous with performance vehicles, capable of tacking all kinds of terrain successfully. For the 2008 model year, that tradition continues with the introduction of the LR2. An SUV that is highly distinguishable from its competitors, which include the Hummer H3, the Land Rover LR2 has …

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Ten tips to stay awake while driving

Until someone perfects the art of safely operating a motor vehicle while having a snooze, it will remain a certainty that driving and sleep do not mix. So here are ten simple tips that will help you avoid nodding off at the wheel and waking up (or not) wrapped around …

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What Image does an Suv Give its Owner – Uncool

If you travel to Edinburgh, Scotland, you will see a lot of SUVs, mostly driven by parents on what we call the ‘school run’. These vehicles have never been driven on ground more rough than a worn tar macadam surfaced parking lot. Their experience of hill climbing consists of no …

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How to use a Lhydraulic Jack

Most car owners have used a regular jack from time to time. This has a screw mechanism and is often carried in the vehicle. However, for people who regularly work on their car a hydraulic jack can be much more effective. These use high-pressure liquid displacement and are much larger …

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Vaporized Fuel Systems Proven

A creative young man by the name of Tom Ogle wanted to prove a point, and make lots of money, when he invented a vaporized fuel system for standard sized automobiles in 1977. The claim that 100 mpg was a distinct possibility on a 5000 pound automobile just by reorganizing …

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Saturn Engine Oil Consumption Issues

Oil consumption has been an ongoing issue for the early Saturn models. The original Saturn SL & SC models utilized an engine block cast from aluminum using the ‘lost foam’ process. Foam models of the block were molded, coated and treated; and the packed in a sand mixture. Molten aluminum …

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