How Much Money Will an Air Compressor Save You?

Shopping a new air compressor for the garage seems like a needlessly wasted expense. So how much money will an air compressor save you? Or is it just a liability?

Every time you pull up to the tire shop, you are reminded of how expensive it is to get a new set of treads.  While it’s easier to baby the racing treads and protect our “babies”, our daily driver absorbs the constant abuse.

For those of us who drive SUVs and Trucks, the expense of this daily wear and tear can really hit Continue reading “How Much Money Will an Air Compressor Save You?”

New Nuna MYTI child seat review

The neat, new Nuna MYTI child car seat adapts to your child as they growVerdict4

Price: £275
Contact: www.nuna.eu/uk

Child seats are a significant investment, so it’s worth choosing one that grows with your child. Nuna claims its new MYTI is the first to blend that scalability with i-Size regulations.

The 13.3kg MYTI’s weight contributes to the kind of solidity you might associate with a Group 0 or 1 child seat, but is much less common in a high-backed booster.

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Jaguar I-Pace sales, Tesla insurance and Model Y production: Today’s Car News

VW ID R in the wind tunnel

Tesla could be entering the insurance business soon, and its Model Y crossover may not be Nevada-built after all. Jaguar may already be looking to reboot marketing for the I-Pace. And a Chinese-conceived electric sports car could be built in Washington State. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

Mullen Technologies has secured a facility in Washington State for assembling the Qiantu K50, an electric sports car conceived in China. More vehicles might Continue reading “Jaguar I-Pace sales, Tesla insurance and Model Y production: Today’s Car News”

Pending homologation, Qiantu K50 electric sports car will be assembled in Washington state

Qiantu K50 by Mullen, 2019 New York auto show

The glamorous, supercar-shaped, Chinese-built Qiantu K50 that was shown last week at the New York auto show garnered much attention and likely changed some attendees’ conceptions of what kinds of vehicles might be imported from China.

Importing the K50 directly from China isn’t what U.S. company Mullen Technologies exactly plans, though. The company announced Wednesday that it signed a letter of intent to assemble the Qiantu K50 near Continue reading “Pending homologation, Qiantu K50 electric sports car will be assembled in Washington state”

2018 Karma Reveros recalled for side curtain airbag issue

2019 Karma Revero Aliso Edition

Karma issued a stop sale on 2018 Karma Revero models following a recall for an airbag issue.

The side curtain airbags have a defective rollover sensor, the company said, and may not deploy in a rollover accident. Side curtain airbags are a key safety feature in a rollover, because when they deploy, they can keep occupants heads from hitting the roof frame and even prevent occupants from being ejected.

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The Jaguar I-Pace isn’t selling well in the U.S.

2019 Jaguar I-Pace First Edition

The Jaguar I-Pace made headlines at the New York International Auto Show by winning the World Car of the Year Award, as well as the organization’s awards for Design of the Year and Green Car of the Year. However, the I-Pace isn’t winning where it counts: at the dealership.

The Jaguar all-electric crossover SUV has sold just 608 units in the U.S. through March plus an Continue reading “The Jaguar I-Pace isn’t selling well in the U.S.”

Cool cars: the top 10 coolest cars in the world revealed

Our cool cars poll has revealed the top 10 coolest cars in the world according to you. And here they are…

We asked, you voted, and these are the results: it’s the 10 coolest cars ever! But what does it mean for a car to be cool? Well, as you might imagine, it’s not an exact science, and everybody’s opinion is different.

The cool cars here are the ones that took pride of place as posters on bedroom walls, or these days can be found gracing the backgrounds or wallpapers on computer or Continue reading “Cool cars: the top 10 coolest cars in the world revealed”

Car crime rises again with 113,000 vehicles stolen last year

National crime statistics reveal a nine per cent increase in motor vehicle theft offences

The number of cars stolen in the UK increased by nine per cent in 2018 compared to the previous year, with a total of 113,037 offences of “theft or unauthorised taking of a motor vehicle” logged by police. That means roughly one vehicle was reported stolen every five minutes last year.

Motoring experts called the nine per cent increase “very worrying”, and reiterated concerns over the ease Continue reading “Car crime rises again with 113,000 vehicles stolen last year”

Audi A6 Black Edition variants launched for saloon and Avant estate

The new Audi A6 turns to the dark side with the return of Black Edition trim, which adds new alloys and plenty of black touches

Audi has announced another set of Black Edition specification cars, with the trim level now available on the latest A6 saloon and Avant estate.

The Audi A6 Black Edition is a range-topping trim, building up from the popular S-Line configuration with several darkly tinted styling tweaks.

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The biggest change is the adoption of a Continue reading “Audi A6 Black Edition variants launched for saloon and Avant estate”