The Flat Engine Vs. The V-Engine


Many engine designs exist. The most common design is the V model where you have two rows of pistons that meet at an angle where they connect to the crankshaft. This is the type of engine featured in cars that have a V-6, V-8, or even a V-12. The V refers to the fact that the angle of the pistons forms a V and the number following refers to the number of pistons.

29 June 2017

Buying A Yacht? Don't Overlook These 4 Areas


If you've finally made the decision to buy a yacht, there are several factors to consider, such as gas or diesel powered, new or used, and yacht size. These are all important details that make an impact on the performance of the yacht you ultimately end up choosing, but there are other factors that many buyers often overlook. If you're looking at previously used yachts, go beyond the sea trial and don't forget to take a look at some of these areas as well.

22 June 2017

Tips For Buying A Motorcycle


There is something refreshing about driving down the road on a motorcycle. There are many different types of motorcycles, and they all have appeal and are incredibly fun to ride. However, there is just something about riding down the road in the iconic cruiser. The American muscle motorcycle that consistently turns heads can be one of the best purchases that you make in your life; especially if you ride it a lot.

7 June 2017

Why A Used Car Dealership Is The Perfect Venue To Shoot A Horror Movie


Used car dealerships have such a variety of old cars that sometimes you wonder what kind of "life" these cars had before they came to the lot. There is a lot to imagine there, to be sure. Speaking of imagination and used car stories, if you are shooting a horror movie, a used car lot may be the perfect venue. Here is why. Cars from Different Eras Depict the Passage of Time

25 May 2017

Not a Confident Driver? Make Sure Your Car Has These Helpful Features


One of the things that you should think about when you're shopping for used cars is your own aptitude as a driver. If you're not a very strong driver, that's all the more reason to make sure your new car has as many safety features as possible. You can buy a vehicle with a handful of features that will make you more confident and relaxed behind the wheel, as well as keep you and your family safer.

8 May 2017

What You Should Expect When You Want To Buy An Auto With Bad Credit


Whether you have bad credit through bad decisions or bad luck, you can still finance a vehicle. Of course, you will need to pay substantially more for a vehicle than if you were able to obtain traditional financing. The type of vehicle that you can purchase will depend on your ability to make timely vehicle and insurance payments, not on your credit rating, but you should carefully consider affordability in making your choice.

25 April 2017

Three Tips For Having Your Foreign Car Maintained Regularly


When you purchase an expensive foreign car, you need to make sure that you maintain it based on the manufacturer's suggested maintenance schedule. If you purchased the car from a dealership, a list of suggested maintenance should have come with it. If you did not purchase the car from a dealership, you should be able to contact the manufacturer to get a suggested maintenance list. The guide below walks you through a few things to know about maintenance of a foreign car.

13 April 2017