After a long winter, you might find that it’s time to buy a new car. The cold temperatures of winter and any sleet or snow can have detrimental effects on a car. If your car is older, has a lot of mileage on it, or needs expensive repairs, it might be time to cut your losses and upgrade. But where do you start and how can you ensure that you are getting the best deal? This post will address some of your concerns.
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Buуіng a саr іѕ аn еxtrеmеlу jоуоuѕ оссаѕіоn. Or, аt lеаѕt, іt ѕhоuld bе. Yоu ѕhоuld bе hарру tо mаkе thаt bіg рurсhаѕе, whеthеr іt’ѕ buуіng уоur fіrѕt ѕеt оf whееlѕ, рuttіng уоur сhіld іn hіѕ fіrѕt rіdе, gеttіng a nеw саr fоr thаt fаmіlу уоu’rе buіldіng, оr gеttіng thе drеаm саr уоu’vе аlwауѕ wаntеd. Parking a new car іn уоur drіvеwау ѕhоuld рut a ѕmіlе оn уоur fасе. Unfоrtunаtеlу, it is оftеn a hugе ѕоurсе оf ѕtrеѕѕ and one of the reason’s for that stress is trying to sort through the sales pitch and the truth.
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No matter how many years of experience you have on the road, there is always room to learn something new, correct some bad habits, and become an overall better, safer driver. While experienced drivers don’t think twice about driving on the highway, new comers to the road usually have some apprehensions and for good reason. Highway driving comes with its share of unique conditions and its important to adapt to them accordingly no matter your level of experience. Here is how.
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Owing to the increasing global awareness of climate change and its adverse environmental and health impacts, severe measures are being implemented by countries in Europe and the US with particular focus on the transportation sector which has been dubbed as the major contributor of greenhouse gases (GHGs). Different countries are tackling this problem in different ways, but one area where direct comparisons can be drawn is on emissions. Continue reading “Comparing Emission Standards and Laws in the US and EU”
If уоu аrе lіkе mоѕt реорlе, thе соѕt оf owning and operating уоur vеhісlе іѕ оnе оf thе bіg budgеt сhаllеngеѕ уоu fасе еvеrу month. It is important both to your wallet and for the environment that уоu’rе uѕіng rеѕоurсеѕ аѕ еffісіеntlу аѕ роѕѕіblе. Wоuldn’t іt bе nісе іf there was apps for that stuff? Surprise! Hеrе аrе five frее аррѕ thаt саn аѕѕіѕt уоu іn ѕtауіng оn budgеt аnd саn hеlр уоu mаkе уоur drіvіng еаѕіеr аnd more environmentally friendly.
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So we’re just about at the end of February, which means, sadly, many of our New Year’s Resolutions have probably already been dismissed. It happens. We get it. But if you wanted to look for a way to get more efficient and gain back some time, there is one easy solution you can try right now if you live in the state of California. Ever heard of eTags?
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The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles recognizes February as Hit and Run Awareness Month. This initiative seeks to reduce the number crashes involving hit and run drivers with supporters that include the Florida Police Chiefs Association, Florida Sheriffs Association and the Florida Department of Transportation.
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Driving on the highway has become more and more relaxing due to technological improvements in automated driving. Featured mostly in the luxury segment, drive assisting systems allow the car to hold the lane on its own, slow down when coming close to a vehicle ahead or other object ahead and generally even avoid collision.
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If the thought of an emergency catching you or your family by surprise scares you, you aren’t alone. Many individuals and families are or feel unprepared should an emergency occur such as medical one, a natural disaster, or even both. Whether you are at home, in the office, or traveling, there are important items you should have that will help prepare you for almost anything that may come your way.
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There’s a common myth that there’s never winter weather occurrences in Florida. It is true that Florida has the warmest January’s in the United States, but colder weather does happen there even if it’s not very often. There is even a Wikipedia page on snow in Florida so you can see for yourself times in history where Florida residents experienced a visit from Old Man Winter.
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