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Are Standalone GPS Devices Irrelevant in the Age of Android?

Posted on 26 August 2011 by Tony Santos

It’s hard to imagine that it was only a decade or so ago that drivers were first introduced to consumer-level in-car GPS vehicle tracking systems. The ability to have a dash-mounted unit display driving directions upon your command and even speak them to you was a definite game changer. Needless to say, such devices were tremendous successes. You’ve undoubtedly either directly experienced the luxury of a GPS navigation system or have at least been in a vehicle where such a device was being implemented.  Continue reading “Are Standalone GPS Devices Irrelevant in the Age of Android?” »

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Adding A Teenager To Your Car Insurance Policy Without Blowing Your Budget

Posted on 24 August 2011 by Tony Santos

You knew the day would eventually arrive. Your teenager has earned a driver’s licence. With it, he or she wants the opportunity to drive your car, which means you need to make sure you’re properly insured. A lot of parents dread the increase in their insurance premiums, but realize that adding their teens to their policies is a necessary step toward building their driving history. The challenge is minimizing the cost of doing so. We’ll provide a few tips below for smoothing the process while keeping your rates at a reasonable level. You’ll also learn how to determine when it’s time to look for another insurer. Continue reading “Adding A Teenager To Your Car Insurance Policy Without Blowing Your Budget” »

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1967 Mustang Fastback Shelby GT500 CR Venom by Classic Recreations

Posted on 23 August 2011 by phil87

1967 Mustang Fastback Shelby GT500 CR Venom by Classic Recreations_001

Still familiar with the 2000 Gone in 60 Seconds movie starring Nicholas Cage and his car Eleanor, the 1967 Shelby GT500? Well, Eleanor is back as Classic Recreations has unleashed its restored replica of the 1967 Shelby GT500; the GT500CR “Venom” model. Continue reading “1967 Mustang Fastback Shelby GT500 CR Venom by Classic Recreations” »

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Jaguar C-X75 Hybrid Supercar

Posted on 23 August 2011 by phil87

Jaguar C-X75

Jaguar has announced its plan on building the limited units of the hybrid supercar Jaguar C-X75. C-X75 will be competing against the likes of the Porsche 918 Spyder, BMW i8 supercar, and the Audi e-tron R8. Continue reading “Jaguar C-X75 Hybrid Supercar” »

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Bird Poops on Your Car

Posted on 14 August 2011 by phil87

Bird Poops on Your Car

One of the most annoying things that could happen to your newly washed car is having a bird poop all over it. Unfortunately, it is somehow can’t be avoided because birds can be everywhere and leave poops even while flying. And one common belief is that the acidity from bird poops can damage the paint of the car. Continue reading “Bird Poops on Your Car” »

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The Chase – BMW M3 Vs. BMW S 1000 RR Superbike

Posted on 14 August 2011 by phil87

The Chase with BMW M3 vs. BMW S 1000 RR

Which do you think will win in a race between the BMW M3 and the BMW S 1000 RR Superbike? Well, BMW has put together a new short film called “The Chase” to settle that question. Continue reading “The Chase – BMW M3 Vs. BMW S 1000 RR Superbike” »

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McLaren Released New Videos and Images for its MP4-12C GT3

Posted on 13 August 2011 by phil87

McLaren MP4-12C GT3

Previously we report to you the successful debut tests completed by McLaren MP4-12C GT3 at the e MIRA proving ground facility and Silverstone Circuit in England. In relation to this, McLaren Automotive and McLaren Racing released a bunch of new videos and images of the model. Continue reading “McLaren Released New Videos and Images for its MP4-12C GT3” »

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Peugeot EX1 Breaks Nordschleife Record for an Electric Car

Posted on 13 August 2011 by phil87

Peugeot EX1

First introduced at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, the electric Peugeot EX1 concept is making a name on the track breaking many records under its category. Continue reading “Peugeot EX1 Breaks Nordschleife Record for an Electric Car” »

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Most Powerful and Fastest Alfa Romeo of All Time by Novitec

Posted on 13 August 2011 by phil87

Novitec Alfa Romeo 8C Spider

Novitec is proud to present its latest performance enhancement kit for the Alfa Romeo 8C Spider making it the most powerful and fastest street-legal Alfa Romeo of all time. Continue reading “Most Powerful and Fastest Alfa Romeo of All Time by Novitec” »

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Nissan Leaf – Cheapest Fuel Cost on a Commute Test

Posted on 10 August 2011 by phil87

2011 Nissan Leaf

Consumers nowadays were being more practical and have been opting to vehicles where they can save more money. And one thing that most consumers consider before buying a car is its fuel efficiency. Consumers were always curious to know which vehicle will save them money or if it’s more practical not to buy a car and instead used a mass transit for commuting. Continue reading “Nissan Leaf – Cheapest Fuel Cost on a Commute Test” »

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