2010 Chevy Equinox

(Starting at $22,240) (24 city/32 highway) (3 year/ 36,000 mile warranty) (5 year/100,000 mile powertrain) Yes, you read that fuel economy rating correctly. It is true; this SUV gets the same highway rating as a Toyota Camry sedan with a four cylinder engine and beats the Ford Escape hybrid for …

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Convert Car from Gas to Water

Cars may be engineered to run on water in the future, but you can not readily or easily convert your car today to use water as fuel. As an engineer, with over thirty-five years in many facets of the automotive industry; and as a seasoned observer of the human race; …

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A Review of the 2014 Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta has been updated for 2014. The new Fiesta sports some new features to its body and a new and improved interior. Technical improvements have enhanced Ford’s chances of reinvigorating its reputation in the subcompact car market. The Ford Fiesta has lost ground to it’s Japanese rivals over the …

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How to Flush a Motorcycles Cooling System

Cooling system failure and subsequent overheating or freezing and cracking is the most common reason why motorcycles die. Flushing your cooling system and changing your coolant regularly is an easy ounce of prevention. Your motorcycle manual will recommend an interval for changing your coolant, usually a number of miles or …

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Oil Prices Fuel Hydrogen

Given the current situation with world oil prices, what source of energy has the best chance of replacing or at least reducing the demand for oil? The recent rise in world oil prices has changed the perception of many, with regards to alternate fuels and their use. While there are …

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Stop a Friend from Driving Drunk

It is important to keep in mind when getting behind the wheel of a car that you are about to operate a potentially lethal weapon.  You would never consider allowing someone to hold a gun, work around fire or climb a ladder while under the influence of alcohol, so the …

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Toyota Avensis Recall

Japanese car manufacturer, Toyota has announced the recall of more than 1.5 million vehicles after it was discovered that they could contain a potential design flaw in the fuel system. The recall, which Toyota are keen to point out is voluntary on their part, affects certain models in the Avensis …

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