Month: March 2022

behind the wheel
 0 Comment on How to Become a Safer Driver
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How to Become a Safer Driver

If you’ve recently received a moving violation ticket and are accumulating points that are threatening your driver’s license, it is…

Chatham County, NC
 3 Comments on N.C. Gov. Cooper Outlines VinFast Deal
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N.C. Gov. Cooper Outlines VinFast Deal

VinFast set to establish a presence in central North Carolina. We reported earlier this week that VinFast, a Vietnamese automotive…

Peugeot 508
 3 Comments on What is the Peugeot 508?
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What is the Peugeot 508?

The Peugeot 508 is a mid-size sedan or station wagon first revealed in 2010. Its market positioning is complicated, given…

Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition
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Does the New Toyota Tundra Earn Its Place?

Until the late 1960s and early 1970s, Japanese vehicles were not much of a threat in the U.S. market. At…

 2 Comments on Vietnam Automaker VinFast Eyes Chatham County, North Carolina Property
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Vietnam Automaker VinFast Eyes Chatham County, North Carolina Property

VinFast, TIP, and North Carolina. More than 24 hours after we reported the story, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper announced…

Lada
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Renault’s Russian Lada Quandary

Lada is not an automotive brand most people are familiar with. But if you are a Russophile, particularly one for…

car garage
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How to Protect Your Car’s Paintwork

When you invest copious sums in a new ride, you want to make certain that you keep it looking its…

Hyundai Venue
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On the Road With a 2022 Hyundai Venue

Finding any new vehicle for under $20,000 is almost impossible these days. Higher prices and expanded tech and safety equipment…

gavel
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Car Auction Tips and Tricks

Car auction tips for the novice. If you are searching for a car, you know that the current climate is…

Peugeot 308
 4 Comments on What is the Peugeot 308?
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What is the Peugeot 308?

The Peugeot 308 is a compact hatchback or station wagon first revealed in 2007. Foremost, the Peugeot 308 was aimed…

tire code
 0 Comment on Tire Ratings and Why They’re so Odd
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Tire Ratings and Why They’re so Odd

Tire ratings are downright weird and you may not have known that. Notably, tires are rated for maximum speed with…

car accident
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How the Car Accident Claim Process Works

If you get in a car accident, injury or shock may follow. Your priority is to ensure that everyone you…

Cadillac Lyriq
 2 Comments on GM Begins Production of Cadillac Lyriq EV
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GM Begins Production of Cadillac Lyriq EV

Updated May 16, 2022, to reflect EPA-estimated range, pricing, and incentives. The Cadillac marque has gallantly served as GM’s luxury…

Ford Maverick
 1 Comment on Compact Goodness: Ford Maverick Pickup Truck
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Compact Goodness: Ford Maverick Pickup Truck

The Ford Maverick reopens an old segment. Who would have ever thought we’d see a new compact pickup truck sold…

junk car
 0 Comment on 5 Ways the Pandemic has Doubled the Value of Junk Cars
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5 Ways the Pandemic has Doubled the Value of Junk Cars

It’s been general knowledge for years that once you drive that new car off the lot, it loses value until…

Renault Alaskan
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What is the Renault Alaskan?

In a brilliant display of car culture, the Renault Alaskan aimed to expand Renault’s current world-leading presence regarding light commercial…

car for sale
 1 Comment on 5 Things To Do Before Selling Your Car
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5 Things To Do Before Selling Your Car

Selling a car may seem like a complicated process, especially for first-timers. It requires preparation, inspection, research, and other essential…

Ford Bronco
 2 Comments on The Rugged Ford Bronco Off-Roader!
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The Rugged Ford Bronco Off-Roader!

The Ford Bronco takes on the Jeep Wrangler. It has been decades since we last saw a Bronco SUV, particularly…

DMC DeLorean
 1 Comment on Petersen Automotive Museum Features Motorized Hollywood Icons
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Petersen Automotive Museum Features Motorized Hollywood Icons

Petersen Automotive Museum expands its collection of Hollywood rides. Think “Hollywood Icons” and names such as Greta Garbo, James Stewart,…

 2 Comments on Grim Statistics Reveal the U.S. Traffic-Fatality Concern
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Grim Statistics Reveal the U.S. Traffic-Fatality Concern

Statistics that make the heart sink. Have you ever heard someone talk about their fear of planes, and responded with…

car cover
 3 Comments on 5 Things To Consider Before Buying A Car Cover
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5 Things To Consider Before Buying A Car Cover

Owning a car will not just require you to fill up its tank and park it safely in your garage….

2022 Mazda CX-5
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The Mazda CX-5 Moves Upmarket

We have long kept our eyes on Mazda, one of the smallest of the remaining Japanese automakers. Mazda has grown…

Citroën 2CV
 2 Comments on The History of Citroën
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The History of Citroën

An important member of the Stellantis conglomerate, Citroën is renowned for exquisitely clever designs that have stood the test of…

Ford Maverick
 4 Comments on The Ford Maverick is Your Urban Hauler
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The Ford Maverick is Your Urban Hauler

Our “right now” weekly driver is a Ford Maverick, the newest and smallest pickup truck model in Ford’s fleet. Introduced…

 1 Comment on How to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25
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How to Rent a Car if You’re Under 25

If you fly to a fun destination or your ride breaks down, renting a car has you covered. But not…

man with questions
 0 Comment on How Long Does It Take to Replace Struts?
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How Long Does It Take to Replace Struts?

Is your ride taking longer than usual to stop? Is it oddly bumpier? Well, I think it’s time to change…

 0 Comment on Kia Stinger: Going, Going, Gone?
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Kia Stinger: Going, Going, Gone?

This week’s ride is the Kia Stinger, a midsize rear-wheel-drive sedan-like model with a liftgate. That is a fancy term…

Volvo Concept Recharge
 0 Comment on What is the Volvo XC20?
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What is the Volvo XC20?

Volvo had plenty of success while only selling more executive cars, and it is easy to understand why they would…

2023
 0 Comment on These Models Won’t See the 2023 Model Year
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These Models Won’t See the 2023 Model Year

Every year, manufacturers retire model lines as market shifts weigh in. With the pivot to electrification upon us, certain names…