Utilities, Automakers Collaborate On Smart PHEV Charging Platform

A combination of one research institute, eight automakers and 15 utilities are working together to create a smart grid charging platform for PHEVs. Autoblog Green reports General Motors, BMW, Honda, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi and Toyota, as well as utilities like Con Edison, Manitoba Hydro and the TVA, are working with the Electric…Continue Reading…

2014 Lexus IS350 F-Sport Convertible Review

When Lexus made the decision to make their brand more performance oriented it was a good decision. Many luxury buyers are looking for sport and luxury in the same package. That’s what Lexus has produced in their F-Sport models that give buyers both. This week we’re testing the new 2014 Lexus IS350 F-Sport 2-Door Convertible…Continue Reading…

2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser Trail Teams Review

Most special edition models are nothing more than window dressing and badging, but the 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser Trail Teams Special Edition is the real deal when it comes to providing something special for off-roaders. This FJ Cruiser is ready to take its owner just about anywhere they want to go. Even though the FJ…Continue Reading…

5 Ways to Make a Career in Driving

Driving seems like just an ordinary thing to do probably due to the need for moving from one destination to the next. However, it does not need to be that way and for those who are passionate about being behind the wheel, traveling and competing with the horizon ahead, it is possible to make a…Continue Reading…

Is A Golf GTI Better With A Manual Or A DSG?

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Top ten car brands through market share valuation

This is an interesting time in which to invest in the automotive industry. While the impacts of the global financial crisis continue to be felt, as indeed they do almost everywhere, demand for new cars is high and continues to grow. In addition, the industry as a whole prides itself on being at the cutting-edge…Continue Reading…

2014 Fiat Punto Evo Test Drive Review

2014 Fiat Punto Evo – Click above for high resolution picture gallery Car Tested: 2014 Fiat Punto Evo Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 6-9 lakhs (est.) The Fiat Punto Evo has even more appeal than its predecessor, the engines and strong mechanicals of the car remain unchanged Time and again we review the Fiat Punto and…Continue Reading…

Accessories For Your Motorhome You Never Knew You Needed

There are lots of accessories out there for your motor home, but you’re probably thinking, ‘do I actually need them?’ Well here are five that you would never think you would need, but have the potential to completely change your motorhome. Generators Some people out there may not know that you can actually get generators…Continue Reading…

Wow! Brand-New 1990 Toyota Supra Surfaces for Sale in Canada!

Once you're done saying, "Darn, why couldn't this be a 1993MY", ask yourself, how many times have you seen a brand-new 1990s Japanese sports coupe pop out of some barn and offered for sale? Exactly.Read more » Carscoops

New Volvo XC90′s Parking Assist Tricks Revealed

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Vehicle Servicing

Like anything in life, it’s important that the things that are used daily are working well. This goes for your body, your tools and especially your vehicles. A faulty vehicle or one not running at its optimum capacity will hold you back and hinder your travels.

A car or truck is a well-oiled machine that should be treated with respect. It’s important that your vehicle is serviced regularly in order to highlight any issues with the vehicle itself. As the last thing you will want is to travel around in a vehicle that isn’t fit for purpose. This is especially true if your day to day work job consists of nothing but driving around. Regular servicing is important.

If you feel you can service your vehicle effectively by yourself then you could save a small amount of money, however you may feel that you should leave the car, truck, bike or lorry servicing up to the main professionals who do this day in, day out.

There are a number of companies available for truck servicing, one being Aqulia Trucks who offer fleet maintenance in the UK. To get in touch, visit them at Aqulia, Westgate, Aldridge, Walsall, West Midlands WS9 8EZ.