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Lincoln is a company with a rich history in auto vehicles and they are something of a stalwart here in terms of great American companies who make wonderful cars. With this being said there was some talk in recent years that Lincolns aren’t quite what they used to be, but Lincoln fans tell a very different story. In fact Lincoln themselves have been clearly aware of the talk that has been going on about their potential demise, strategizing an ad campaign which has successfully dispelled such nonsense. Furthermore Lincoln are also still producing beautiful cars, many of which prove that…

Today’s car buying experience has become efficient and effortless. In a matter of hours, customers can select, test, and drive off the lot with their new wheels. However, even with this expediency, consumers looking to purchase a new vehicle should do their homework before embarking upon the great adventure of car-buying. Australia’s car loan landscape has many opportunities to finance a vehicle minus the interest rate drama, especially if you apply for a Latitude car loan or go through any of the numerous financing companies. Conversely, car buyers who do not prepare ahead of time can find themselves not only…

When purchasing  car, you don’t need to save up a lump sum of money before buying. In fact, Vindis, who are Audi dealers, have detailed various finance options available to you when getting your hands on your next set of wheels when it’s new — other than buying the car outright obviously. Keep reading as they offer insight into how many finance options are open to you when in the market for a used car too. Buying a new car? Taking out a personal loan What is a personal loan? Personal loans are taken out at a bank or building…

Alfa Romeo is an Italian brand that became famous for making some absolutely gorgeous cars over the years. Its brand is known for producing cars with sporty looks and excellent performances, both on the racetracks and on the roads. In 1986, the Italian brand became a subsidiary of the Fiat group. And since then, its traditionally strong engine and body styling have combined with the efficient transmission and suspension platforms of its parent company. However, according to Jalopkin, Alfa Romeo cars have had several issues in previous models which the recently issued versions have tried to address. These include issues…

Have you ever been in a vehicle accident? If you answered yes, what was the experience like? For many drivers, some fender-benders over the decades will be the norm. For others, accidents will turn out to be more severe. No matter the types of accidents you’ve been in over time, the main thing is coming out as injury-free as possible. So, are you searching for ways to lower your odds of a vehicle accident? Be the Smartest Driver Possible In doing all you can to lower your chances of an accident, keep these things in mind: 1. Your vehicle –…

In your search for a brand new car, do you expect you will come away with the right vehicle the first time around? Shopping for any big-ticket item can be a little scary and even confusing for many consumers. With that in mind, doing your research on the different vehicles out there is more than worth your time. That said will you be the smartest car shopper around? Use the Internet as Part of Your Research In researching the different vehicles out there, you should use the Internet. By going to dealer websites, look at not only what they offer,…

Have you ever received a traffic ticket? What if you’ve gotten more than one? What lesson or lessons do you think you should take from such an experience or experiences? For individuals who’ve received traffic tickets, many process them in a different way. Some people will look at the ticket as not that big of a deal. They will pay it off, and then go about their business as if nothing happened. For others, such an experience can be a wakeup call to focus more each time they get behind the wheel. With that in mind, will you learn from…

Interestingly, on days that elections take place, driving accidents go up as well. While some people think this is due to drink driving, with people either celebrating their victory or drowning their sorrows, the police have now confirmed that it is actually down to them being in a hurry to get to the polling stations. The Monday before the elections, which take place on Tuesdays, police ready themselves along each popular route, making sure that people are safe. Yet despite those preparations, there continues to be an 18% increase in the chance of death when driving. For Christopher Halajian, this…

If you are in the market for a new vehicle, be that a brand new or a used one, you know that you can find what you are looking for with a car dealership. In fact, you can find just about any car with these dealerships. Yet, according to American Federal Auto, you should take the time to consider what you want and what you are looking for first. Some dealerships, for instance, will only sell a specific make and model, whereas others sell a specific type of vehicle, and other still sell just about anything. Planning for Your Car…

One of the biggest challenges for many major cities around the world is reducing the amount of traffic which exists. There are more cars on the road than ever before and many of the world’s major cities are becoming overpopulated, all of this results in heavier traffic, slower journeys and higher pollution. Local governments are taking action to resolve this, with some varying results. I spoke to the Managing Director of the International Road Transport Union (IRU) Boris Blanche, about what cities are doing to counter their traffic issues. Mr Blanche is very much an expert in this field and…