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10 tips for better gas mileage

In Booth Tarkington’s 1918 novel “The Magnificent Ambersons,” inventor and automotive industry pioneer Eugene Morgan exclaims that “for all their forward speed, (automobiles) may be a step back from civilization.” Little did anyone know, but the Indianapolis-born novelist may have anticipated America’s current fuel crisis. We love cars and depend on them in countless avenues, […]

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The Ford Motors Journey

Henry Ford began the journey of Ford Motors in the year 1903. Since the incorporation of the organization, Ford Motors has grown to become one of the largest players in the automotive industry. For the past 100-plus years, Ford has succeeded in pushing the boundaries of automotive technology and introducing cars that have earned the […]

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Trailer Sway 101

Yaw, more commonly known as sway in the RV industry, is a dirty word for trailer owners. The definition of yaw or roll is a side-to-side movement. Nothing will ruin the way you feel about camping faster than the first time you experience trailer sway. You’ve been camping in a tent for years and now […]

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FORWARD vs. RWD. Which is better?

With more and more vehicles switching to rear wheel drive, is it better than front? wheel drive? We’ll see. Front-wheel drive Present since the 1920s, front-wheel drive did not catch on with American consumers. until the gas crisis in the 1970s. As Americans struggled with high fuel prices, Automakers began looking for new ways to […]

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Maruti Suzuki Cars in India

Making its entry for the first time in December 1983, Maruti continues to produce cars for our country and remains one of the most popular car manufacturers. In this article, let us take a look at the Maruti cars that have made their mark in India. The Maruti 800 made its first drive in India […]

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Glossary of Basic Transportation Terms

The freight industry has a unique lexicon, much of it rooted in a long history of transportation. The vocabulary can be a bit overwhelming and confusing for a newcomer. We’ll explore some of the more commonly used terms here: Decrease – A discount allowed for damage or surcharge Accessory – Any service that is not […]