Category: Automotive News Data Center

Tips On Buying A Steering Wheel & Cover

Pretty much everything on your vehicle can be replaced with original OEM or customized aftermarket accessories to help upgrade its performance or overall style. One of the simplest things you can do is to replace your stock steering wheel by considering buying a steering wheel, from aftermarket retailers, to give your car a stylish sportier look as well as better handling.

Some important tips to consider when shopping around to buy steering wheels from various suppliers are:

1) Make sure you are buying the correct sized steering wheel by taking the time to measure your current steering wheel. There are many sizes and shapes of aftermarket steering wheels on the market so if you are unsure you can ask the seller before deciding on a purchase.

2) The new steering wheel needs to be just the right size, which is comfortable for you without restricting your view of the dashboard … Read More

Driving Tests in Colorado

From this article find out how to get a new CO driver’s license, replace your out-of-state license and requirements for international drivers in the state of Colorado.

Under Colorado DMV guidelines, you must be at least 16 years of old to apply for a Colorado Minor Drivers License. Take our DMV practice test now and test your driving knowledge.

First Time Drivers: These steps are to be followed if you’re a applying for first time driver’s license. For this you will need to apply for a Colorado driver’s education or driver’s awareness permit which requires a written exam on *Traffic signs, *Motor vehicle laws, & *Safe driving techniques. Once you receive a valid driver’s education or driver’s awareness permit, to receive a CO minor driver’s license, you will then need to pass a *Road skills test, & *Vision test. Applicants under 18 must have held a learners permit for 12 … Read More

Why More And More People Feel Like Driving Car To Somewhere

Why More And More People Feel Like Driving Car To Somewhere

The transportation is growing at a remarkable rate in modern society, which makes people have more choices of means of transportation to get to their destinations more quickly and safely, such as by air, by train, by bus, by car, by subway and etc. Among different forms of transportation, cars have played an important role in our daily life bringing us a lot of convenience, safety and entertainment. Due to this, more and more people have choose the car as the daily transportation.

In old ages, when people wanted to go somewhere, they had to get there on foot, or on horseback, or in a carriage, which we know is very slow and cost a lot of time. But now we have the cars, which can bring us to our destinations fast. Nowadays, we can arrive at a place … Read More

Used Motorcycle Camper Trailers For Sale

Should everything that is buy be new? I don’t think so, especially for something as expensive as a motorcycle camper trailer. Is there a difference between a used trailer and a new one? Yes, you may find more wear and tear from a used trailer but in most cases this is all that you will find. But these wear and tear problems are perfect opportunities to negotiate better prices.

So how should you evaluate a used motorcycle camper trailer that is for sale?

There is not a book that explains what the value of a used motorcycle camping trailer is supposed to be. Do you have to look at how much you want to buy a camper for and look for trailers in the price range. Now, if the trailer in that price range doesn?t have what you?re looking for and the higher priced trailer do you may need to … Read More

Toyota To Build Hybrid Parts Plant In Japan

The Toyota Motor Corp. said last Friday that it plans to build a new factory in Fukuoka in southwestern Japan to produce components for gas-electric hybrid vehicles. Toyota, which leads the market in hybrid sales, said it plans to acquire about 340,000 square meters of land there and put production lines for hybrid parts together from other plants.

Toyota spokeswoman Yurika Motoyoshi said details, including the size of the investment and timing, are still unknown. The Nikkei, Japanese daily, earlier reported that the automaker would likely invest tens of billions of yen.

The Japanese auto giant targets to sell 430,000 units of hybrid vehicles worldwide this year. The figure is up by 37 percent from that of last year. The automaker also has said that it aims to boost domestic production of the popular Prius hybrid cars by 40 percent to 280,000 units this year.

The Toyota Prius, the first … Read More