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There’s nothing like the thrill of riding down the road with the wind in your hair, the sun on your back, and a powerful machine propelling you forward with grace, class, and solid momentum. In fact, few experiences can match riding a motorcycle on a nice day. But for the individual who doesn’t have any such experience, a bit of a learning curve is involved. Five Tips for New Bikers On any given day, thousands of bikers are traveling on American roads and highways. If you want to join their number and become the next motorcycle rider, you’ll need to…

In the not too distant future, driverless cars will be an everyday sight on our roads. Car manufacturer: Audi has released the news that it pledges to spend close to $16 billion (£12.63 billion) on electric mobility and self-driving technology through 2023. Volkswagen stated that its driverless car technology is on course to be released into its fleet at a VW dealership near you in 2021. With us being at least a couple of years off being able to buy a driverless vehicle, let’s take a look at the challenges car manufactures are currently figuring out in order to launch…

If you’ve been working in the automotive industry for a while, you will have realised just how highly competitive it can be? So, staying ahead of the game is key… don’t get left behind. Keep your flow of sales steady, with a high conversion rate by understanding your market, products, and industry news. Your knowledge will instil confidence in potential customers seeking a new car. Here’s our selection of top books to read if you’re aiming to make it in the automotive industry. Autonomy: The Quest to Build the Driverless Car – And How It Will Reshape Our World We’ve…

Car Accident Claims

Car accidents happen every second of every day, and it seems like many result in one party suing another. If you’re wondering about car accident claims or you’re facing one yourself, you need all the facts. Don’t believe some of the most common misconceptions on the topic. Here are four to remember: 1. You shouldn’t sue the at-fault party because you’ll appear greedy. This is absolutely false. Suing for compensation after you’ve been injured at the hands of someone else has nothing to do with padding your bank account. It’s all about righting a wrong and covering the massive expenses…

You’ve probably heard the saying that you shouldn’t work harder, but smarter. It’s a good reminder that if you’re looking for results, the best way to find them is probably not going to be through brute force, but through a better application of tools and strategies. For contractors, agricultural workers, and independent handymen who need to be able to solve their clients problems and quickly respond to unforeseen problems, finding ways to work smarter isn’t optional — whether its roofing or renovations or planting and harvesting, manual labour requires creative problem solving at every turn. That’s why people in these…

Gradually, states and local jurisdictions are getting stricter and harsher about regulating cell phone usage while driving a vehicle. For example, in Virginia, several laws have prohibited texting while driving, and increased the fines you’ll pay if you’re found using a cell phone while driving and committing another offense. In fact, 47 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands have an outright ban on text messaging while driving. So why are these restrictions getting tighter and more punitive, and is there any end in sight? Key Motivations There are several motivations responsible for this trend:…

It is an age old question for many bikers ‘ how long should my exhaust be?’ Unfortunately it is a question with more than one answer and it will depend on a number of different factors. Whether you are putting your own bike together and looking at buying the best exhaust from an aftermarket motorcycle parts vendor, or perhaps you are looking to buy OEM motorcycle parts to upgrade your machine, getting the right sized exhaust could be the difference-maker when it comes to the finished article. Remember to look online for all of your parts as you will almost always…

The common expression, “if it’s not broke, don’t fix it,” has some truth to it, but things that aren’t broken can still be improved in important ways. Every year, Mazda adds new features as technology gets better and styles change, but the essence of what makes Mazdas so beloved in the first place remains the same. It’s a careful balance. Visit your local dealer and check out the latest Mazdas to arrange a test drive to see for yourself, or read on for a brief look at some of the differences between the 2018 and 2019 versions of Mazda’s two…

If you have a young person who is a new driver, there is no doubt that you worry about her or him on the road. And this is with good reason because younger drivers tend to be less skilled. In addition they sometimes don’t act as responsibly as they should. Things like driving while distracted, or even driving while impaired are big issues with young people and keeping them focused on responsible driving can be very difficult. During the winter when weather conditions like fog, rain, snow, and ice create unsafe road conditions there is even greater concern for  make…

Searching for a new family vehicle is never easy. With so many different options now available and so few ways to distinguish between one brand and another, it can be tempting to just visit the nearest dealership, find the first vehicle with enough seats that is in your price range, and be done with it. If the stress of car shopping has you feeling this way, you’re certainly not alone. Many consumers admit to feeling baffled and anxious by the range of options they are confronted with when shopping for a new vehicle, and making a quick, impulsive purchase is…