1999 EuroVan Surpasses Familiar VW Standard Volkswagen's 1999 EuroVan - Jun 18, 2006 - 12:17:00 AM
Volkswagen's 1999 EuroVan proves that a sound design is worth perfecting. This latest evolution of the original Volkswagen "bus" concept, is a thoroughly modern, full-powered, front-wheel-drive platform that continues the Volkswagen tradition of building highly versatile vans for families with active lifestyles.
It is Amazing What Can Be Done on The Internet These Days-Meeting - Jun 18, 2006 - 12:05:00 AM
It is amazing what can be done on the Internet these days-meeting people, watching and listening to live concerts, stock trading, and more. There has recently been a large increase in online shopping, from CDs to boats-if you want it, you can buy it on the Internet. But cars? Cars
The Great American Road Trip - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:18:00 PM
The great American road trip is something that people either dream of doing someday or make the time to do every year. Whether you' re traveling on a work-related trip or driving to a relative's home for the holidays, preparation is the key to a safe and fun trip. You
Combining the Number One Spectator Sport in America - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:17:00 PM
Combining the number one spectator sport in America with one of today's hottest decorating trends, Environmental Graphics has introduced a new wall mural featuring NASCAR rookie driving sensation Tony Stewart.
The popularity of the company's murals has been sparked by appearances in numerous TV shows and major motion pictures, such
On Your Mark. Get Set. Gooooooo! - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:15:00 PM
On your mark. Get set. Gooooooo! As America's best stock car drivers battle it out in a nail-biting race to the finish of this year's NASCAR (National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing) championship, the smallest of auto racing fans can now join the big race with their very own
With Motorists Spending Record - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:12:00 PM
With motorists spending record amounts of time in their vehicles, drivers are changing drive time into entertainment and work time. A national survey reported that the typical motorist is spending more than 56 minutes a day behind the wheel, up 7 percent from 1990. What's more, the average household is
In-Car Air Quality is Often Poor - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:05:00 PM
Air quality inside cars on most roads is worse than the outside air, according to recent studies. Contaminants common in roadside air, such as pollen, dust, diesel soot and smog, were found to be two to six times more concentrated inside vehicles. That's because the heating, air conditioning and vent
Choosing a Repair Shop: Tips From the Pros - Jun 17, 2006 - 6:00:00 PM
Although the chill of autumn mornings is often enough to prod motorists into getting their vehicles checked out before winter, many consumers do not know where to turn for automotive service and repair. The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), a nonprofit organization that tests and certifies the competence
Volkswagen Leads the Driving Revolution - Jun 17, 2006 - 5:54:00 PM
While most car lovers are loyal to sedans and truck lovers loyal to flat beds, Volkswagen has achieved a way to please both camps. They've been exploring new and innovative areas of vehicle design and they've come up with a new concept car that combines the functions of an off-road
There's No Need to Sweat Air-Conditioning Service - Jun 17, 2006 - 5:51:00 PM
When it's hot outside, it can get really hot inside an automobile. That's why so many drivers consider a properly maintained air-conditioning system to be a vital part of their car. Over the past few years, all automobile manufacturers have switched from R-12 air-conditioning system refrigerant, commonly known as Freon,
A Healthy Car Helps Ensure Happy Highway Traveling - Jun 17, 2006 - 5:50:00 PM
Most of us would think twice about starting out on a trip if one of the family was "coming down with something." But many motorists take to the road with ailing vehicles. The result: Car trouble has been named the No. 1 cause of spoiled family trips.
Top Technicians Tell All In National Survey - Jun 17, 2006 - 5:47:00 PM
Just like fashion and music, the automobile industry is constantly evolving, creating trends that change from year to year. New gadgets, safety features and vehicle styles make buying a new car and repairing one even more complicated.
Audi A8: Excellence, Not Excess - Jun 17, 2006 - 5:45:00 PM
With its new A8 sedan, Audi has rewritten the book on how to build a premium luxury car. The front-wheel drive A8 3.7 and all-wheel drive A8 4.2 quattro are the first vehicles sold in North America to offer six airbags, including a side airbag for both front and rear
Is Your Car in Jeopardy? - Jun 17, 2006 - 12:50:00 AM
Here is a quick quiz that may save you lots of money and headaches.
Question: What is the most direct cause of car theft in the United States?
Answer: Leaving your keys in the car and going away.