Sports Cars

Prepare Yourself For The Unknown In Biking

Many motorcyclists these days would recommend the buying of motorcycle insurance as a safe way to make sure your financials are made secure for the future. However there are still many motorcyclists who feel that they do not need to pay out the affordable amount to be covered by insurance because they do not feel they will have an accident. It is hopefully not the case for anyone that they should have an accident on there motorcycle that should leave the injured or worse, however even the highly experienced riders are prone to making a mistake or facing the unexpected. Bar road accidents, insurance is effective in many other way as well.

For example, accidents can occur in a result whereby the motorcycle is damaged, and it is not your fault and has not been done on purpose. If you were not to have Carole Nash motorbike insurance, repair work on a motorcycle can cost up to thousands and will therefore leave you worse off. Further to this motorcycles, especially expensively modified motorcycles can be prone to theft. If not the whole motorcycle itself, random parts and could be severed from the motorcycle and stolen in order to be sold on the black market. It is extremely important that all these points are put into consideration as it is a well known fact that ‘things can happen’ that can affect you dangerously for the rest of your life. read more »

Sports Cars

2011 Scion tC Sports Coupe Covers New Ground

Following a successful first-generation model, Scion introduces the all-new 2011 Scion tC sports coupe. With premium style and features, the new tC redefines its segment to meet the desires of the evolving sports coupe buyer.

The all-new tC adds new styling, enhanced performance, and technologies that add to the driver’s experience. It remains a tremendous value with more power, increased fuel efficiency, superior driving dynamics, and more safety features.

“The all-new tC features styling that is both refined and aggressive, appealing to a sports coupe owner who wants to make a bold statement,” said Jack Hollis, vice president of Scion. “When the tC first launched in 2004, it quickly became Scion’s best selling vehicle. We took the already successful tC, added a long list of enhancements, and attached a price tag that makes it a tremendous value. The new tC will no doubt launch Scion into a whole new dimension.” read more »

Pickup Trucks

2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty Diesel Boosts Power

Ford will begin production this week of the most powerful diesel engine ever installed in a heavy-duty pickup, Barb Samardzich, vice president of powertrain engineering, announced today at an international auto industry conference.

Introduced in April 2010, the 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 turbocharged diesel powering the 2011 Ford F-Series Super Duty will be upgraded to best-in-class 800 lb.-ft. of torque and 400 horsepower, Samardzich said at the Center for Automotive Research’s annual Management Briefing Seminars.

“These numbers are impressive, yes, but that is not why they matter,” Samardzich said. “These numbers matter because our customers say they do. The higher torque means that fleet operators, such as Florida Power & Light, can plow through deep swamps and get to downed power lines faster and more confidently. It means that oil and gas crews in the Northwest can tow up an 8,000-foot grade maintaining a steady speed and using less fuel.” read more »