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Fuel Efficient Cars

By: Robert Barton

electric car fuel efficient vehicleThe recent developments with the correlation with global warming and carbon emissions from cars, has prompted large car companies to rethink their strategies and technologies when it comes to selling cars.

With people’s choices tending towards environmentally friendly there is overwhelming evidence that the most popular cars are no longer the big V8’s or V6’s but the smaller 4 cylinder cars and especially diesel 4WD’s due to their excellent fuel efficiency. However, hybrid vehicles are also becoming a popular choice for those serious about saving money on fuel.

Fewer and fewer “big 6” cars are being bought and those car companies specializing in this area are putting more and more resources into increase the technology within these bigger engines...

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Making Your Vehicle Last Longer with Oil Changes

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The benefits of an oil change for a vehicle include keeping the engine clean, extending the life of the engine, improved gas mileage and more. Through a reputable car care center, this very inexpensive maintenance service can keep a car, truck or suv running smoothly and efficiently for the lifespan of that vehicle.

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If you cannot remember the last time you had an oil change for your vehicle and you have had it for a while, now might be the time to take it into a professional car center for an inspection. Well-trained car technicians can do a thorough diagnosis of your vehicle and indicate any problems your vehicle might have. You can discover the type of motor oil that will work best for your vehicle and also get a recommendation for the next time to get the oil changed in your vehicle.

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Who Makes a Better Car Humans or Robots?

Autobots Rejected: Humans Still Build the Best New Car You Can Buy

More than three decades after Honda Motor Co. first built an Accord sedan at its Marysville, Ohio, factory in 1982, humans are still an integral part of the auto assembly process — and that’s unlikely to change anytime soon.

Even as doom-and-gloom reports suggest robots are poised to replace human auto labor and automotive upstarts like Tesla Inc. aim to largely remove people from the production line, workers keep toiling side-by-side with machines in Marysville. And Honda’s approach is working: The Accord won the prestigious North American Car of Year award at last week’s Detroit auto show.

“We can’t find anything to take the place of the human touch and of human senses like sight, hearing and smell,” Tom Shoupe, the...

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Innovation of Cars in the New Millennium

The new millennium has seen a revival in the popularity of several older types of cars, as well as innovation in new directions. Read about a few of the models that have helped to shape consumer tastes since 2000.

The Crossover Vehicle
Also called a crossover utility vehicle (or CUV), the crossover vehicle includes many of the features associated with an SUV or hatchback. Such features might include the rear door and shared passenger/baggage space. Unlike an SUV, however, a crossover vehicle has a unibody construction instead of being built on top of a frame. While a few cars that meet the CUV specifications have been around for decades, the term was actually invented by marketers in 2008...

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Auto Finance with Not Great Credit

There is always a solution for each problem that comes up in life. Today more than ever, there are different lenders who specialise in determined lines of credit and even customise a loan for your exact needs.  After all affordable vehicle financing for all is Get My Auto’s speciality and we are here to help in Saint John, New Brunswick Canada.

Take It As Seriously As Possible

Remember that you are borrowing somebody’s precious money and that you are paying dearly for it. This means that a loan must never be taken lightly and without calculating the course that the events might take while you are committed to the payments.

So, Do Your Numbers

You should be able to determine first of all, how much you need, if you really need it and how long you are willing to take to pay it ba...

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7 Things to Know BEFORE buying a Vehicle

car sales and finance in saint john new brunswick canadaGet Vehicle’s History- Researching the vehicle’s history will help you determine whether the vehicle has been in any previous accidents or any other problems the vehicle may possess. Replacing the tires may not determine whether or not you purchase the vehicle, but keep in mind if you’re buying a used car for $4000, $400 for new tires is already 10% of the cost of your vehicle. Unusual Noises- Strange sounds may indicate a serious problem with your vehicle. Take caution if the vehicle is making unnecessary noises. Cars can making unpleasant noises for many reasons.

Private versus Dealer- Buying from a private party or a buying from a dealer both have their own advantages and disadvantages. Dealers are able to offer financing and insurance.  They also will take a trade-in...

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