Tag Archives: car

REVIEW: KUAT HIGHLINE 3-BIKE CAR RACK

There are so many options for bike racks these days, each with obvious pros and cons. A hitch rack is so easy but I’ve also bottomed them out and been rear-ended. Roof racks gets the bikes away from all the road gunk, but reduce MPG and take up real estate that could be utilitized for tents, canoes, etc. I was ... Read More »

Toyota Yaris review: Right car but too late to challenge Honda City, Hyundai Verna?

After contemplating for a long time, Toyota has finally brought in its Honda City, Hyundai Verna rival by bringing in its Toyota Yaris. SUVs might be posting growths in the Indian car industry but the year 2018 clearly belongs to the sedan segment. Toyota Yaris is the fourth sedan in company’s India portfolio and sits between the Toyota Etios and Toyota Corolla sedan. Toyota Kirloskar ... Read More »

The Manual Car Is About More Than Shifting Gears

We need to talk about turn signals. The other day I got into a fight with a Lexus. The GS F we were test-driving is a sleek piece of $85,000 machinery with a snarling 458-hp engine and all the future tech you’d expect. It ate up the I-95 between New York and D.C. in rapid comfort and joy. Except for ... Read More »

Model 3 review roundup: Tesla’s $35,000 car lives up to the hype

After years of speculation, intrigue, and a seemingly endless stream of rumors, Tesla’s highly anticipated Model 3 is finally here. Impressively — and perhaps somewhat surprisingly — Tesla actually managed to begin early deliveries of its $35,000 car on time, a welcome change of pace given the delays that plagued both the Model S and the Model X. What makes ... Read More »

Car Show Kicks Off Christmas in July in Henderson Harbor

It’s the beginning of a big weekend down in Henderson Harbor and the celebration of Christmas in July started with its first ever car show on Friday Two dozen drivers brought out their classic cars to show off. Gail Smith helps plan the weekend “It’s become the deal. It’s the number one deal. It involves all the families in the ... Read More »

Soak in beauty of Shivansamudra Falls in the Monsoons with a self-drive car

Come monsoon and the bone-drenching rainfall that India receives, one is bitten by the travel bug, and the urge to take a refreshing road trip with friends and family is overwhelming. The state of Karnataka is blessed with many breath-taking locations to be visited during the monsoons and Shivanasamudra Falls is surely a must-see during this season. Located on the ... Read More »

Car technology: What manufacturers have in store for machine-driven vehicles

Editors Note: Are you thinking of getting a dash camera for your car? Watch our report on how one YouTuber got started with his channel Orlando Dashcams: (Consumer Reports)–A look at some of the plans, actions, and promises from auto, software, and technology companies. Will human drivers one day be rendered obsolete? Almost every automaker has entered the race to ... Read More »

Paragon Car Finance ‘takes pulse’ of burgeoning broker business

Paragon Car Finance’s latest biannual Headlight Report has revealed strong growth in the vehicle finance market during the second half of 2016 for the UK’s top 30 automotive brokers. Reflecting recent SMMT data which reported 175,000 new car registrations in January, 46% of brokers surveyed by Paragon saw an increase in new car finance applications in the six months to ... Read More »

New car sales on course for record year after November rise

British new car registrations rose by nearly 3 percent last month, an industry body said on Monday, putting the sector on course for record sales in 2016, although demand from retail customers fell for the eighth month in a row. Strong demand from businesses for fleet vehicles compensated for the fall in individual buyers, lifting overall sales by 2.9 percent ... Read More »