The basic tire maintenance tips

Maintaining suspension systems and good tires is vital to ensure the safety of vehicles in circulation. It is important that you consider the following aspects for the proper maintenance of these systems analyzed. Basic Tire Maintenance: - Depth of the tread. The legal minimum is 1.6mm drawing. It is advisable to change the tire with less than 3mm depth. There are witnesses wear references. A greater wear, increased stopping distance, increased risk of aquaplaning. - Correct tire pressure.  It Read more [...]

Why second hand cars are becoming popular

Sometime back when an individual wanted to buy a car, all they had to do was to visit their local dealer to select the model and type of their of their preferred choice. People preferred brand new cars mainly because of the warranty that accompanied them. But since the year 2007, economic slump, people no longer hold this perception. Economic meltdown that resulted made it hard for majority of people to buy brand new cars. Their personal credit is no longer the same because it’s been cut off or Read more […]

ECU Tuning

     Electronic Control Units (ECU), are taking the industry by storm and you must be living under a rock, if you haven’t heard about it. Unitronic is definitely the leader in high performance tuning and is backed by solid research and development. With so many hot in-demand products under their belt; you get plenty to choose from when trying to boost your cars performance. Unitronic is unmatched and is the best at offering the highest quality performance enhancing hardware and software Read more […]

Maintenence Tips Every Range Rover Owner Should Know

A Range Rover is a very durable and reliable car and it will usually last for quite some time and provide you with performance you can count on. However, like any other car it is important to keep it well maintained so that it stays in good condition. If you don’t keep on top of maintaining your vehicle it can deteriorate very quickly and cause you a lot of expensive issues. The Range Rover is made by Land Rover, which is a British car company manufacturing luxury SUVs. These vehicles are elegant Read more […]

Car Modification Tips

Car modification and enhancement is a popular hobby today amongst many car owners. While many simply like the pleasure of creating a vehicle that looks great and stands out from the rest, other people are more interested in boosting the overall performance put out by the car. Souped-up cars are certainly enjoying the limelight in Hollywood too with more and more movies ‘The Fast and The Furious’ featuring adrenaline-filled car chases, vehicle enhancements are becoming much more commonplace. Read more […]

Should you undercoat or rust proof your vehicle?

It’s back. Let’s just call it rust. Beginning in the 1980’s Auto Manufacturers launched a focused effort to reduce the warranty costs of corrosion and to build a marketing story around those efforts. Using improved processes, technologies and components they made great advances. The use of zinc coated steels and electrostatic primers and the expanded use of seam sealers greatly reduced corrosion concerns. We also saw an evolution of the metals used, from mild steel to high strength steel, ultra Read more […]

How To Diagnose Strange Smells And Odours From Your Car

One of the things about owning a car, regardless of its age, is that you will come to notice all sorts of weird and wonderful smells and odours coming from various parts of it.   Whether it be a smell coming through your air vents, from a certain part of the engine or from underneath the car, some smells and odours might be unfamiliar to you, and you may become concerned about whether it’s something that could lead to a big (and expensive) problem that you will have to sort out.   Photo Read more […]

Interesting facts about magnificent Madrid

Madrid the capital city of Spain is one of the world’s biggest and most popular cities. It is also one of the oldest cities in Europe having been established well before the 10th century AD. Of course the city today is totally different from what it was those many years ago. It is more refined with a lot of picturesque sceneries to offer. When you pay a visit to Spain, there are just so many things you can do in and around the Madrid city center and you can be sure that will truly enjoy them. There Read more […]

No Expense Spared: How To Make An Old Car Brand New Again

If you have an old car like a classic car or perhaps an oldish car which is still quite valuable, such as a Ford Escort RS Cosworth or a Porsche 356, you will doubtless be aware that your car has ‘gone on’ a bit and will be showing signs of wear and tear – even if you don’t drive the car on a regular basis.   Photo via Flickr   Many things will have made your pride and joy from showroom condition into something less than desirable such as every motorist’s worst nightmare Read more […]

Practical Ways To Keep Your Car Running In Winter

As we are in the midst of winter here in the United Kingdom, and the weather is progressively getting colder, the thoughts of many a motorist are turning to whether their cars are going to be able to cope with the harsh winter conditions with ease or not.   Photo via Flickr   I personally drive a fairly old car (it’s about 15 years old) and I’ll be honest with you, I do wonder whether it is going to make it through another winter but so far I’ve not had any major issues Read more […]