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Don’t let tires flatten your summer travel plans

Can you imagine going out on a summer road trip with family and friends to enjoy good meal and great stories owing to the fact that you have been away from each other for a long time only to have a flat tire that makes you and your company stay on the road for hours on end? Nobody wants that kind of stress and pressure put on them especially at a time when a getaway has been planned for relaxation. You would therefore want to prevent it at all costs unless it happens inevitably. It is a waste of time to spend hours fixing the puncture and may even be quite costly to you to contact road breakdown and tow services to fix for you the tire. This is especially when you are across the country and your provider actually charges for mileage to the place you are situated. Therefore save yourself all the trouble by preventing beforehand punctures that can be avoided. This article will seek to explain ways in which flat tires can be prevented if any. It is also important to note that flat tires…

Lightest Car in the World

820 kg the Reduced car weight and especially its amount is one of the aspects that is often mentioned in the vehicle's reviews when a new generation of smart fortwo hits the market.


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Pic Credit : Edmunds
Automotive experts have long admitted the constant attempts to decrease the average curb weight of the car simply by using lightweight materials. This is no wonder because lighter cars drive faster, become more fuel efficient, have better acceleration times and potentially can boost the sales.
pic credit : carmagzine
On the other hand, The automakers have to stick to certain car weight limits that meet the requirements of the corresponding class. It is important here not to confuse the terms of curb weight of fortwo and its gross weight. Curb weight measures the weight of the car with all of the standard equipment and amenities while passengers, cargo or any other separately loaded items are not taken into consideration.
Source : Autotk.com

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Driving A Car With Automatic Transmission

Individuals associated with the automotive industry iterate that the automatic transmission is a great invention. Actually, an automatic car has opened up a whole new world for car owners.
Both professional and novice drivers love to drive a car fitted with automatic transmission. This is because it is straightforward and easy to drive an automatic vehicle than a car fitted with the manual-shift gearbox. Think about the bumper-to-bumper story we have in the cities! However, it is very important to drive a car with automatic transmission carefully because you could end up damaging your car. Some damages, if they happen, cannot be rectified even by expert mechanics. Therefore, it is best that you avoid the following mistakes when driving your automatic vehicle.  



Credits: Team BHP
#1: Coasting downhill in neutral
You would save a little bit of fuel when you coast down a hill in neutral gear. However, it is very negligible. In modern automatic transmissions, fuel supply to the engine is auto…

BMW Records

Car Model: 2017 BMW M5
Location: BMW Performance Center, Greer, South Carolina
Date: 11th December 2017

longest Vehicle Drift In 8 Hours
BMW M5 refuel mid drift to take 2 GUINNESS WORLD RECORD


On December 11th, 2017 BMW Drivers, Johan Schwartz and Matt Mullins, teamed up to set THE GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Longest Vehicle Drift in 8 hours. In order for Johan to continuously drift the greatest distance possible, he must complete the world’s first ever tandem drift refuel with Matt so that he will have enough gas to achieve his goal without stopping. Ride along with Johan Schwartz, Matt Mullins and Matt Butts in the all-new BMW M5 with M xDrive as they team up to shatter world records.


Record Car Driver: Johan Schwartz
Refuel Driver: Matt Mullins
Refueler: Matt Butts

Guinness world record community changed the rules now and allowed to stop the drift car and refuel it but the BMW community find it boring to stop the car and refuel to. so they decided to do car to car refuelling…