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Generally, when you think of a car capable of returning 45 miles per gallon, factors like smooth, powerful, agile, luxurious, stylish and prestigious get left on the table. Well, it's time to recalibrate your thinking, because BMW's new 328d delivers 280 ft-lbs of torque, making it quick off the line... Read More
Got a great idea for a Web site, but can't find a decent .com Web address that suits you? Over the past 25 years, more than 95 million .com addresses have been registered by corporations, organizations and individuals. As a result, the pool of meaningful .com names is nearly exhausted. Fortunately... Read More
With so much attention paid to fuel efficiency and environmental responsibility, it's perfectly reasonable to believe one must sacrifice to achieve these aims. But the fact of the matter is you really don't have to. If you love driving a quality automobile, there are at least 10 reasons why a... Read More
Sadly, far too many Americans are still guided by prejudices. Here's something Europeans have known for years, but most Americans are simply too prejudiced to get. A diesel-fueled auto takes you farther, costs you less to operate, and runs cleaner than most gasoline-fueled automobiles. Based purely on prejudice, too many people... Read More
Every year, 1.3 million women across the globe are diagnosed with breast cancer. Breast cancer awareness is high, but the primary focus of research is on early detection and treatment rather than breast cancer prevention. Detection and treatment are undeniably important, but many feel prevention deserves more than the two... Read More
The company building the ultimate driving machines may soon become known as the company building the ultimate diesel machines too. BMW is fast working up an entire range of environmentally friendly diesel models for the U.S. marketplace. With the company's recent announcement its 7 Series model will get a diesel... Read More
With the country deep in the throes of winter weather, and hurricane season fast approaching, experts are reminding homeowners that having a storm preparedness plan in place can be the difference between survival and awaiting help from others. Coming on the heels of some of the worst string of natural disasters... Read More
A healthy lifestyle is necessary at any age, but for those over 50, it's especially important. As you age, your body changes, and your risk for health problems increases. Fortunately, there are three simple things you can do to maintain lifetime fitness to lead a healthier and happier life. Eat Heart... Read More
The sticker on your car's windshield serves as a constant reminder that every car needs an oil change. If you're ever tempted to ask if all of those oil changes are really necessary, consider the important work oil performs for your engine. Motor oil lubricates and cools the moving parts in... Read More
Winter comes with a unique set of challenges, including lower air temperatures, lack of visibility, fewer daylight hours, falling snow and, of course, icy roads. These can certainly make for some hazardous driving conditions, which is why experts say you should dig out your ice scraper, gloves and snow shovels... Read More
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Generally, when you think of a car capable of returning 45 miles per gallon, factors like smooth, powerful, agile, luxurious, stylish and prestigious get left on the table. Well, it’s time to recalibrate your thinking, because the 2014 BMW’ 328d...
There’s something intriguing about our long term 300C Varvatos Chrysler. First of all, rolling along in traffic in it, you feel, for want of a better word, “Gangsta”. Further, the very look of the car causes other drivers to get...
Toyota's freshened mid-size SUV, one of the only body-on-frame sport-utes remaining, although it has a more car-like ride. This is 4Runner's sixth generation, and its cred is intact with this one. There's no V8 to be had, and the 4-liter V6...
The new Tundra got a spiffing for the 2014 model year, but that didn't deleteriously impact the raison d'etre for buying it: its brawny, beastly nature. Oh, it now has a "badder" look and more-polished interior, but the 2014, with its...
Ah yes, the good 'ol Toyota Corolla. The name alone summons a semblance of order in a bat-crap crazy world. After all, The Venerable One goes back 11 generations. A whopping 4.5 million are still on the road. So, excuse Toyota...