Taking A Close Look At The Automotive Technology In New Cars Of The Future

When many people think about the kinds of vehicles that will be available in the future, they might see images of the hovering cars like those in the cartoon The Jetsons. However, while hovering vehicles are not in the near future, there are some amazing changes coming for the new cars of today. Most technological advancements being made in the automotive world today are geared towards greater road safety and smaller environmental footprints. Read More 

3 Reasons To Consider A Diesel Vehicle

Choosing a new vehicle can be a bit daunting, mostly due to the sheer number of different options available. These days you have everything from electric and hybrid vehicles to diesel options. Listed below are just three reasons to consider a diesel vehicle.  Fuel Economy A major benefit provided by a diesel vehicle is great fuel economy. In most cases, a diesel vehicle will get better fuel economy than traditional gasoline vehicles in the same class. Read More 

Not All Oils Are Alike For Your Car

When you take your car in for an oil change service, the technician may recommend a specific type of oil for your car. The age of your car and how you drive it determines the best oil to use. While the standard oil used by most auto shops will work fine in your car, you may get better results by using one of the other specialty oils. Conventional Oil This has been the standard in the automobile industry for years. Read More 

Tips For Properly Storing Bulk Oil Drums

Whether you operate a large garage or a small backyard repair center, keeping lubricants on hand is an essential part of your business. If you've decided to start ordering your oil and lubricants from a wholesale supplier, it is important that you understand how long you can expect the oil to last and how you should store it to maximize that lifespan. Here's a look at a few things that you should know before placing that first wholesale order. Read More 

Remove Tar From The Aluminum Rims On Your Vehicle

If you drove across a road that was recently resurfaced and wet tar splattered onto your vehicle's aluminum rims as a result, learn how to remove it with the following steps. Once you have finished the repair, add a coat of wax to the aluminum to make it easier to clean the rims in the future. Materials Needed ​disposable gloves industrial strength solvent (designed for metal) lightly abrasive sponge detergent water hose lint-free cloth automotive wax (designed for rims) buffing cloths Remove The Tar  Read More