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A Brief History of the Fiat 500

The Fiat 500 model is undeniably an eye-catching ride and sets itself apart by being both fun to look at and drive. The Fiat is among the most iconic vehicles in the world, certainly the most recognizable in Italy, and it has served as a sort of symbol for Italy’s ingenuity and style. But how much do you really know about the little cars with big personality? Take a look below for a brief history on the bold, Italian car – the icon Fiat 500. Continue Reading

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New Year’s Resolutions For Your Car

January 21, 2015 • Autos Articles • Views: 1564

Every year, we follow the same old tradition of making New Years resolutions, and then cross our fingers that we will follow through on the expectations we set for ourselves. These resolutions usually have to do with what we hope to achieve in our personal life, of habits we want to change to

Beating the 100g/km CO2 threshold

April 29, 2014 • Autos Articles • Views: 1743

With running costs the watchwords when it comes to buying a car these days, one of the best ways to reduce the cost of ownership is by reducing or, even better, cutting out altogether the annual Vehicle Excise Duty or road tax charge. You can find used cars in Sheffield that qualify for road tax

The Pleasure of Continental Coach Travel

April 11, 2014 • Autos Articles • Views: 1844

The quickest way to get to a destination abroad is to fly. The Mediterranean is not much more than two hours from regional airports. The downside is, there is no chance to see the countryside in between flying at thousands of feet above the land. There are many people who prefer to enjoy looking

Fuel Cell Technology in Autos

March 3, 2014 • Auto Tips and Guides, Autos Articles • Views: 1981

A Fuel Cell converts the chemicals hydrogen and oxygen, obtained from natural gases and alcohol, and oxides, and converts them into water. During this process, it produces electricity. But the batteries we use do so as well; so what’s the difference? Because the batteries convert the chemical

Revisiting The History of Car Engines

March 3, 2014 • Auto Tips and Guides, Autos Articles • Views: 2148

Almost all latest cars are now equipped with an internal combustion engine – to be more specific, the reciprocating piston engine is the most common. Such engines are usually named after their size, indicating the number of cylinders within them and their interior volume. Cylinders in an engine