Archive for May, 2016
Graduation season is here and high school and college grads alike are looking to get behind the wheel of a car of their own to cruise the Interstate of freedom from academia. And who can blame them? After years of tests and reading and studying and stress, who doesn’t want to get behind the wheel of a new Chevy or Subaru as you hit the highway for a summer road trip. Local Chevy dealerships can put your graduate behind the wheel of one of these well-known and iconic cars in no time.
Chevrolet History and Fun Facts
The Chevrolet brand has been around a long time ? 1912 to be precise. And since then, they have produced more than 200 million trucks and cars with that iconic bowtie emblem that has adorned its vehicles since its first appearance in 1913. Continue Reading
What can be more fun than buying a new car? New and used car buying from car dealers is a practice that has been around since the beginning of car manufacturing. Over the years, the process has changed somewhat. In the past, a customer would not think of purchasing a new car from car dealers unless he or she had visited several dealerships, driven a number of vehicles and spent a considerable amount of time looking under the hood, kicking the tires and slamming the car doors (to check for a solid sounding car).
Oftentimes in the current times, customers spent a considerable amount of time searching online, considering all the options, rating their current vehicle against other used cars for sale all to narrow the search. The customer might go directly to the car dealers wh
December, 27, 2015. The travel plans seemed fairly simple. After dropping their youngest daughter off at the airport, the parents would drive the older daughter back to her college campus in Louisiana. The younger daughter would be traveling by plane with her high school band to perform at the Holiday Bowl Parade and football game. the rest of the family would make a stop in Shreveport, Louisiana, to drop off the older daughter. the next morning, the parents would drive further south and enjoy a few days in New Orleans before returning home.
The first part of the trip went pretty smoothly, but shortly after heading south out of Kansas City the rain started. The rest of the eight hour drive was a combination of wind, rain, and thunder and lightening. the family made it to their destination safely, but
Do you need a car? If you are looking into buying a car, you have a lot of options. If you need a car to get around or to work, purchasing a used car is a viable option that you might want to consider. Many people look into purchasing a used car rather than a new one because they get more of the features they want. When you are thinking about buying a used vehicle, you can do yourself a big favor by doing some research.
- Determine your budget. Whether you are buying a used car or a new one, the first thing you need to do
Whether or not you want to admit it, most of us spend a large amount of time in our cars. Cars aren’t just about regular things like daily commutes to and from work or school. They’re also about getting you places that are out of the way — one car ride could take eight hours, or even longer. As such, it’s important to car for not only the outside and inner workings of your car, but its interior as well. A dirty or damaged interior isn’t only aesthetically displeasing, but uncomfortable and in some cases even potentially unsafe. As a car owner, it’s better safe than sorry. There are several things you can do to keep your car’s interior cleaner, which at the same time ensures that the vehicle itself will last longer.
1. Avoid Outside Pollutants
As strange as it seems, the same pollutan
For average racers, there are short tracks, speedways and super speedways. These types of tracks range in length from 0.5 to 2.5 miles. Recreational racing has always been highly popular, and the having the perfect car for racing makes all the difference in the world.
The original Shleby AC Cobra was intended to beat the Corvette in a race, even though they weighed nearly 500 pounds less. Some racing cars can weigh as much as 3,400 pounds. The Cobra, however, was known for being significantly lighter weight.
When the Shelby Mustang GT was introduced, they advertised it as having 335 horsepower. However, it was known that this was a low estimate in order to make the insurance companies happy. The actual horse power was around 400.
In 1964, the AC Cobra Coup reached 186 miles per hour on a
Everyone has an important destination to get to. But not everyone has a quick, easy, reliable or efficient way to get there. Public transportation can be a good solution to getting around a city, or even from city to city, when you do not own a vehicle. While trains, subways, taxis, and planes all have their positive attributes, local bus services could be the perfect fit for many commuters and travelers. Whether you are trying to get back and forth between home and work, or you are planning a trip out of town, the ease of bus travel could alleviate your commuting stress.
The development of local bus services over time
The use of buses can be seen all the way back into the 1820s when people hopped aboard horse drawn buses to get from place to place. By the 1830s, Engl
Golf is a past time enjoyed by many people all over the world. Although some may not pay attention to the sport regularly, everyone knows what the Master’s in golf is, and figures like Tiger Woods and Jordan Spieth are recognized in popular culture. But why do people enjoy golf so much and invest in the gear? Even a pre-owned golf cart can be rather expensive. Like any sport, many people enjoy it for the exercise and the challenge — getting that perfect swing and becoming a putting pro. Additionally, golf courses are usually beautiful swathes of nature that are serene, well cared for, and enjoyable to walk through. Investing in golf carts, Continue Reading
Using a charter rental bus for travelling could be one of the best decisions you make. Charter buses can be used as a tour group bus or on an individual basis as well. It can be a very convenient way to travel, it all just depends on your preferences and where you are going and what you are planning to do when you get there. Charter buses do tend to be able to fill the needs of any kind of travel plan but just in case you are doubting, here are a few benefits of charter rental that will hopefully help you decide on your travelling plans.
Travelling on a charter rental bus is a lot safer than other types of travel. This is because the drivers are trained and experienced in driving in all different ki
Pickup trucks used to be considered a part of farm equipment. Most of those who owned pickup trucks several years ago were farmers or hunters or people who do some type of hauling for a living. But not any longer! In just one month, August, 2015, pickup truck sales jumped 8% on the United States. In 2013, one of every eight vehicles sold in the United States was a full-size pickup truck. About 90% of those pickups sold were built by Chrysler, Fork and General Motors. Those people who used their pickup truck for farm work or possibly a job as household repair provider were not always worried about protecting the bed of the pickup truck. With the popularity increasing, more and more people are buying a pickup truck as their personal vehicle and like the ease of maybe pulling a trailer or