Hydrogen Cars

170,000! There are 170,000 gas stations in the United States. Hold that thought for a minute and I’ll get back to it, and I’ll tell you why it may be the most important statistic in the entire discussion about high gasoline prices. In 1973, before the Arab oil embargo, the …

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Stopping for School Buses

Summary: What do you do when you approach a stopped school bus? How do you know if you are required by law to stop or not? This article answers your questions so you can help keep our children and yourself safe. School Buses: To Stop or Not to Stop – …

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Do Hybrid Cars have a Higher Resale value – No

Although many have commented on how hybrid vehicles will come to have a higher resale value, there is little evidence to either defend or refute this assertion, the reason being that hybrid cars are too new to have accurate information on how much they have sold for used. Proponents of …

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Safe driving makes the holidays happy

Everyone wants to arrive safely at their holiday destination, so that they can relax with family and friends. The potential for bad weather and poor driving conditions, combined with overcrowded highways, vehicles crammed with people and gifts, and drivers in a hurry, can all have a detrimental effect on holiday …

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Hyundai Sonata and Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion: (Starting at $19,620) (23 city/34 highway) Hyundai Sonata: (Starting at $18,720) (22 city/32 highway) You may be looking at the title of this piece and assuming that these are the kings of the bargain basement when it comes to four cylinder family cars. But while they may lack …

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How to Test a Cars Alternator for Power

Have you noticed a loss of power to your vehicle and think it may be the battery? Think again. Many people make the mistake of putting the blame on the battery when in most cases it’s the alternator. So before you hurry off to purchase a new battery, have the …

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The Amoral Auto Industry

BUSINESS MORALS? On Tuesday, November 18, 2008, the heads of the big three automakers pleaded with the Senate banking committee for aid. The government did what it could, short of taking over the industry. In this spring of 2009 we have put ourselves on hold for bailing out the auto …

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Automobile Charisma or I’m too Sexy for my Car

Let’s be honest here. When sitting in traffic don’t you look around and notice what others are driving? Of course you do. Doesn’t your eye linger on the high line models, the sports cars, the convertibles? It does and that is human nature. Myself, I drive a used car to …

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Car Reviews 2009 Honda Odyssey

Just when consumers think they have seen the best product Honda has to offer, Honda outdoes itself. This is definitely the case with the 2009 Honda Odyssey, a marvel of comfort, safety and engineering. The Honda Odyssey is available in 4 models, the LX starting at $26,355, the EX starting …

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