Author: DrivenAutos

10
Apr
2015
Posted in Articles

Is There a Correlation between Speeding and Accidents?

A posted speed limit can be an annoyance, particularly for a local driver who is familiar with the area and feels well-qualified to operate a vehicle at a faster speed. Is there are correlation between speed limits and the numbers…

Getting familiar with your new car
10
Apr
2015
Posted in More

Getting Familiar with Your New car

Latest model cars, trucks, vans and SUVs have advanced safety features and high-tech in-vehicle digital systems, many of which are included in standard models. Getting to know a new car will require a little more of your time- more time…

Co-branding in the auto world
10
Apr
2015
Posted in More

Co-Branding in the Auto World

Co-branding, or strategic partnerships, is when an auto manufacturer (or other industry brand), partners with another brand that sells to a similar demographic. Extensive marketing research is the foundation for these strategic partnerships, geared to benefit both brands. Auto companies…

abstract car model
10
Apr
2015
Posted in More

Luxury Auto Makers You Didn’t Know Made Other Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz is a brand name for luxury car well known to most of us. The hood ornaments alone on these beautifully designed and costly vehicles have great value, and are sometimes stolen from the vehicles. These luxury cars are engineered…

3D car puzzle
10
Apr
2015
Posted in News

What to Do if Your Car Has Been Recalled

Last year, more than 50 million vehicles across the nation were recalled for a defective part, faulty mechanism or dangerous feature that had either been proven to cause or was capable of causing serious injury and harm. A blog in…

31
Mar
2015
Posted in Reviews

What Portable Generator Should I Buy?

As you may know, a portable generator is an incredible tool to have around. Not only can you use it to work in remote places, they come in very handy when the electric power goes off at home. Buying a…

Car dealer and customer shaking hands
31
Mar
2015
Posted in Car Buying Tips

Ingenious Ways to Get Yourself a Great Car at a Low Cost

So, you want to get yourself a car huh? Well, have you thought it through? A car can be a huge added expense. You might already be struggling with finances, and this will add an extra burden on top of…

driving school student mistake
31
Mar
2015
Posted in Articles

11 Awesome Ways to Help You Pass Your Driving Test

If you’re young and you want some freedom and independence you’ve probably decided you want to drive. This will also improve your social prospects a lot. But if you’re serious about becoming a driver you’re going to have to pass…

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24
Mar
2015
Posted in More

5 Reasons Why Your Next Motor Should be a Sports Car

You’re faced with a dilemma whenever the time comes to get rid of your old car and replace it with a new one. Do you go for security and practicality or do you throw caution to the wind and buy…

auto transport truck loaded with cars
19
Mar
2015
Posted in More

Car Shipping Quotes Made Easy: Free Auto Transport Calculator

As an independent trucker, who delivers cars and trucks, I often find myself moving my car to some remote places. I have put my car on a flatbed trailer many times, and even on a 53-foot van trailer a couple…

03
Feb
2015
Posted in Articles Stories

Suburban Sprawl: When Cities Expand

Have you noticed that traffic seems to be getting worse every year? These days, you can’t drive through a major metropolitan area without allowing an extra hour for traffic, if you happen to be going through there at peak rush-hour…

Road rage driver
31
Jan
2015
Posted in More

Preventing Traffic Jams: It’s Up to Us!

Nobody else is going to do it. Just me and you and anyone else we can find. That’s why it is so important for YOU to teach the people that YOU know. Teach people how to quit having traffic jams…

29
Jan
2015
Posted in Car Buying Tips Car Selling Tips

How to Buy and Sell Cars on Craigslist for Profit

I love to find a good deal on a used car. Who doesn’t? But, it’s only a good deal when you actually sell it for a profit. If you are into buying and selling cars (like I am), or if…

road rage fight
20
Jan
2015
Posted in Stories

True Story: Super Funny Road Rage Fight I Saw

Living (and driving for a living) in Chicago for about thirty years, I have seen (and been involved in) some road rage incidents. In fact, I wrote a few true stories of road rage which I was involved in. But…

22
Jan
2014
Posted in Car Buying Tips Car Selling Tips Stories

How to Make Money Buying and Selling Cars on eBay

I’ve been buying and selling on eBay since 2000. I’ve made some money, and lost some too. I used to go to auctions and yard sales to buy. And I did OK with that most of the time. It’s a…

69-nova
27
Nov
2012
Posted in Stories

My Crazy Uncle and His ’69 Nova

My uncle Denny was quite a character. He was probably the toughest guy in the neighborhood where I grew up in Chicago. Everybody knew who he was, though he could hardly remember anyone himself. He was outspoken, and always stood…