Category Auto

The Joys of Driving for a Living

Be it driving late at night to deliver a truck filled with important supplies or driving a bus around the city for a few hours a day, there’s nothing quite like driving for a living if you enjoy getting behind the wheel. If you’ve thought about it in the past, then chances are you’d jump at the chance to drive for a living no matter what type of job it is. To help pique your interest even further and convince you to follow your dreams, here are a couple of fantastic advantages of driving for a living.

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Meet lots of people

If you decide to take on a transport career as your way of life, then you’ll undoubtedly meet a lot of colourful people during your time...

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Teens Behind The Wheel: What To Choose For Them

For most parents, the moment when your teenage child passes his or her driving license is the beginning of a new world of worries. For a start, there’s the clear sign that your child doesn’t need you anymore to go places: it’s the beginning of their independence. Secondly, in a world where anything could happen at any moment, you’ve suddenly discovered new fears for your child’s safety that you didn’t experience before. That’s exactly why the choice of their first car is essential. You need to make sure that they get the ideal car for their driving needs and abilities. There is no denying that newly licensed teens crash more frequently than older and more experienced drivers...

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The Nissan Pulsar

The Nissan Pulsar could be considered as one of Nissan’s more popular cars that rolled out from the Nissan production lines between 1978 and 2000 before giving way to the Nissan Bluebird in Japan.

However, the name has lived on in certain quarters of the auto-mobile industry as the name “Pulsar” has not seen its demise in Australia and as recently as 2014 the Pulsar name made a comeback specifically for the European market.

The original Pulsar was modelled after the Nissan Sunny Sedan that saw the Pulsar maintaining the rack-and-pinion steering of the then popular Nissan Cherry, and the suspension mechanisms initially which was a fad due to the coil-over struts attached to the facade and coil-sprung trailing arms at the back.

The entire name changing and the re-badging of the Pulsar did ...

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How To Set A Good Driving Example To Your Kids

You may think that you’ve only been teaching your kid to drive for a couple of weeks, but in reality, you’ve been doing it since the very first instance you drove a car with them as a passenger. Even if it was unconscious, your child has been observing the way you drive for years, picking up on your behaviors, and assuming that this is the best way to operate a car. Here are a few tips for setting the right example as a driver…

Start Outside the Car

 

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Being a safe driver goes way beyond the things you do behind the wheel. It covers all kinds of factors, from properly maintaining your vehicle to making sure you’re physically fit to drive...

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Preparing for Disaster and Making Sure You Know Which Road to Take When It Strikes

It’s no secret: disasters happen. As much as we, as humans, like to pretend that they don’t and that they aren’t potentially around the corner: they are, and they are at all times! And vehicles are more susceptible than most of the other things we hold dear to our hearts to disaster, whether they be ‘natural’ or forced upon them by crime. There are however always ways in which to deal with disasters, and a lot of the time there are ways to take precautions in the present to make sure both you and your vehicle’s futures are safeguarded.

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2018 Dodge Charger Car Concept Cars Models

The 2018 Dodge Charger is planning itself to be the highest side runner in the race for energy. 2017 would be loaded with various extremely effective designs from various main creators. But automobile professionals are suggesting that the brand new full sized Charger would exceed everybody by way of power and looks. Dodge is attempting to engineer this car in such a way so that it could hold its presence for couple of a long time. Unnecessary to say, it will be full of a highly effective motor that will enable it to provide huge efficiency.

Dodge Charger 2018 – Body Function and Features

Body work would combine lovely style techniques to show it into a interesting future car model...

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The 4 Biggest Issues New Drivers Face!

Driving is not easy, but it is certainly something worth learning. You get to achieve much more freedom and independence when you have a car. You can go anywhere and do anything, and your life will change for the better. So, you have to make sure you understand the benefits of being able to drive. But, as a new driver, there are also things that you need to look out for. Life on the road can be chaotic and dangerous, and here are 4 of the biggest issues you might face as a new driver.

  1. Main Roads

When you first start out as a driver, you will need to make sure you are confident behind the wheel. Driving around the neighborhood is fine, but you’re eventually going to need to move to main roads, and see how you get on. This can be a pretty scary process for a lot of new drivers...

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The Deadly Signs Your Engine Is About To Die

Often in life, we don’t realize how much we need something or rely on somebody until they’re gone. The same applies to our cars: they’re at the center of our lives, and we’re so used to planning around them that we don’t think about how we’d cope if they suddenly died. As a result, we need to be as well informed and as well prepared as possible to deal with any potential disaster situations. Check out these deadly warning signs your beloved family car is about to die.

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Steam Coming From Your Engine

We often see steam as a big positive. The steam coming from your kettle means that you can now pour your cup of tea; the steam coming from your shower means that you feel all clean and refreshed.

But when it comes to our cars, steam is not so good...

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Expect The Unexpected: Driving Hazards To Watch Out For

All kinds of accidents can happen out there on the roads, and every driver should prepare themselves. Never forget to strap up your seat belt and adjust your mirrors. The modern safety features in cars also make things a little easier. But while you may be prepared for the usual bad drivers and poor weather conditions, there are some driving problems you might not expect.

To be the safest driver you can be, you should always expect the unexpected. The roads can be unpredictable sometimes, but you can always try to make the best risk assessment possible. Here are some driving hazards you might not expect, but should watch out for.

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You should be used to slowing down and preventing collisions with cars and pedestrians...

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Repair Or Replace? Considerations For Dealing With Your Old Car

As much as we try to protect our cars, there’ll come a time when they start to degrade. After so many miles, you may have problems with running your old car. Perhaps it’s just not as reliable as it used to be. With years of wear and tear, you’ll start to ask yourself if it’s time to get a replacement.

But don’t act so soon. There are many things to consider before getting a new car. It can be costly to buy and insure a whole new vehicle. Plus, you might be able to squeeze many more miles out of your current car with a few adjustments. Here are some of the things to consider before replacing your old car.

How Much Is Your Car Worth?

Before you replace your car, you might want to see how much it’s worth...

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