GMC Sierra is an all-time favorite

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Auto, Car, Car Review, GMC SierraThe GMC pickup trucks had been there on road since ages. It is suitable for family picnic as well as to tow the boat for weekends. Six adults can easily fit in it. It has E85 flex fuel for active fuel management. It is an all-terrain vehicle with many attractions like Blue tooth connectivity. The driver information system and rear view camera system make it a fore-runner in its category.

Sierra has power windows and doors. Another feature is the StabiliTrak for stable drive on the rugged terrain. It is stability control system having Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control. No other vehicle has over 300HP in this class except Sierra. The new Sierra is providing a 40% increase in the city fuel economy. Sierra has the best resale value last year. GMC Sierra 1500 2WD is a pickup truck worth picking up!

Get GMC Savana for all your toughest jobs

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Auto, Car, Car Review, GMC SavanaThe 2009 GMC Savana Cargo available with Duramax Diesel engine is one of the toughest vehicles in the category. The heavy duty torque does the toughest of job at reasonable ease. It has handy exterior lift panels with remote release to have access to specially designed storage bins. It has a redesigned instrumental panel for convenience and comfort.

The Savana has Vortec 4.6L engine with 279hp. The 294lb-ft torque has a power of its own. The van has a 3 or 4 doors option with two passengers. The state -of-art safety measures of GM is found in full. The interiors are comfortable with dual stage front air bags for added safety. The fuel economy is 15mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway. The Savana is priced from $26215 onwards.

The Savana is the first choice of people with large families and small businessmen. Though the vehicle will not win any beauty contest yet it will certainly suit the need of a commoner.

Feel like a diplomat in GMC Envoy

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Auto, Car, Car Review, GMC EnvoyThe 2009 GMC envoy is one of the most envied SUV on the road for its features and safety. The vehicle has 5 year power train warranty is available on the vehicle. It has got a touch screen navigation system and Bluetooth for phone. The remote keyless entry and strong airbags are the safety norms available. It has Vortec 4.2L 16 engine. The fuel economy ranges from 14 in the city to 20 on the highway.

The vehicle has molded hood protector to shield it from debris and stones. The envoy is priced between $31,370 and $36,360. It is one of the best mid-size SUV with extremely comfortable and cushy ride. The drawbacks include engine and road noise inside. The handling is vague and unsuitable for curved roads. But overall a Sports Utility Vehicle that is suitable for the envoys. The GMC Envoy is packed with innovative features that are hard to beat.

GMC CANYON 2WD- the rugged looks captivate

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Auto, Car, Car Review, GMC Canyon 2 WDThe 2009 GMC Canyon 2WD is available with 4-speed automatic Vortec 2.9 L engine having 4 cylinders. The safety is maintained by day time running lamps and frontal airbags having passenger sensing system. The power adjustable side view mirrors give a wider view. You can opt for sun roof and many other options but it will make your Canyon too expensive for its class.

Canyon is available in three trims with payload up to 1,518 lbs. the fuel efficiency is quite high with 18 MPG in city and 24 MPG on the highways. It has 10 most preferred colors. The price starts from $17,430 and goes till $27,800 according to the models. For easy egress, four doors are provided. The interiors are plainly designed which may cause some disappointment. The small engine decreases the towing capacity which is a major drawback. The 2009 Canyon has many configurations and body style but the steering and road holding needs more refinement.

GMC ACADIA – the safest crossover of 2009

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Auto, Car, Car Review, GMS AcadiaGeneral Motors have brought out another great crossover with a space capacity of an SUV. With the guarantee of GM, the vehicle is packed with myriad of features. It is an ultimate listening pleasure with AM/FM stereo having MP3 compatibility with Bose advanced 10 speaker sound system.

The leather reclining, bucket seats of the front and a DVD player at the rear seat is a comfortable addition. It has got XM NavTraffic and XM Radio for three months free trial.

The Bluetooth for phone keeps you connected with your loved ones wherever you go. The engine is Vortec 3.6L SIDI V6 with 288hp. The MPG is 17 in city and 24 on the highway. With a respectable price between $32,625 and $41,225, it is a driver’s delight. The Acadia has been awarded IIHS’s safety pick. The performance is somewhat curtailed by the hesitant transmission for down shifting otherwise a great CUV to handle on road.

Saving Money by Buying By Utilizing an Online Parts Catalog

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With our current economic climate, Americans are looking for new ways to save money every day. From budget shopping to clipping coupons, our consumerist culture is being forced to learn new methods of stretching a buck. Even owners of luxury items who wish to hold onto their assets must find new ways to manage maintenance and repair of homes, cars, and even boats. Getting creative with the care of an auto can be as simple as learning to change the oil of your car, keeping track of the pressure in your tires, or changing windshield wipers on your own instead of paying an auto service shop to do it. These self-repairs can also be as complicated as handling body damage and other necessary auto repair following a minor auto mishap. Creative people who enjoy fiddling with cars can even buy Mercedes parts online.

After an auto accident, victims of a collision often incur costly expenses. These expenses may include hospital bills, wages lost due to time taken off work for healing injuries, lawyers’ fees if litigation is needed, and pricey repairs to the car itself. Health insurance can mitigate the costs of bill sand lost wages. Unfortunately, little can be done to reduce the cost of litigation and related court fees. While these expenses are fixed costs that cannot be reduced very much, purchasing the auto parts necessary for repair can allow for some savings.

In order to save time and money, it may be beneficial to repair a car by using an online parts catalog. Employing a service such as this can reduce the search time spent on locating parts. At one time, people seeking auto parts had only a few choices: they could go to dealers for new parts, which will often be very pricey; they could go to a junkyard for a less expensive second-hand part; or they could go to a retail auto parts store, which acts as an intermediary, charging marked-up prices for goods. However, new options on the web now offer another alternative.

New stores are appearing online which allow you to search for the needed components using an Internet database. For instance, this catalog or database permits the seeker to find parts for Mercedes Benz vehicles. The speed and ease with which these systems are used saves the seeker time that would formerly have been spent calling auto shops to check prices and availability. These online systems allow you to receive your auto parts more swiftly, thus bringing about completion of repairs in a timely manner.

Ford F-150 Flareside: the ultimate pick-up truck

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Auto, Car, Car review, Ford F-150 FlaresideThe latest 2009 Ford F-150 Flareside is a sharp looking tough truck which can head on the road in full zoom. Unlike Styleside F-150, which has more cargo space this truck is for looks and toughness. It has a firm suspension system which can tow and haul more efficiently. A new standard feature of the truck is electronic trailer sway control for added safety. Soft touch steering gives a pleasant driving experience.

There are three models to choose from which include 4.2L V6,4.6L V8 and 5.4L V8. The 5.4 L V8 has 310hp and 365lb-ft of torque making it one of the heaviest vehicles in its class. The fuel economy has a lot to ask for as the MPG is merely 14-19. The price for the 4.2L starts from $22,768. The transmission is automatic 4-speed that makes the maneuvering easy. The green rating of the vehicle is 50 which the company must try to enhance. There are ten color options to satiate your color preference.

Explore the world with Ford Explorer2WD

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Auto, Car, Ford Explorer 2WDFord Explorer2WD is one of the safest vehicles on the road with AdvanceTrac with RSC, trailer sway control and Safety canopy which provides comprehensive airbag coverage. Starting at a moderate price of $28,470, it has a 20” polished aluminum wheels and 3-bar grille with nostrils. The engine is 4.6L V8 with 6 speed automatic transmission. It has a seating capacity of 7 people with Power Fold 3rd row seat. The cargo space is very spacious and it has SYNC Voice technology. The inbuilt satellite radio and DVD entertainment systems make your ride pleasurable and relaxing.

The Ford Explorer can be chosen from 7 kaleidoscopic colors. Factory invoiced accessories include Fuel filler door, bright satin, flat modeled splash guards with Explorer Logo and remote start system. Ford Explore 2 Wheel Drive is better than its earlier versions, still with a low fuel economy of 14-20 MPG, the manufacturers need constant fuel efficiency up gradation to stay in the competition.

Get tempted with Ford Expedition

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Auto, Car, Car review, Ford Expedition,The 2009 Ford Expedition is the new chip on the block. Versatile and extremely safe, this vehicle will take the heart way of every SUV lover who loves beauty with power. Ford Expedition starts at a decent price of $34,150 with the many latest safety features. With a seating capacity of 8 and fuel efficiency of 14-20 mpg, it is a great SUV.

It has 5-star safety norms, AdvanceTrac with RSC, airbag coverage and Rear View Camera. The voice activated navigation makes it a child’s play to drive. The rain sensing wipers and Reverse Sensing System make it one of the smartest SUVs in market. It has a full size cargo space big towing capacity of 9,200 lb. Available in a half a dozen vibrant macho colors; it will steal the show on the road. The minimum running ground clearance requirement is very less i.e. only 8.7 inches; this makes it easier for the vehicle to move on bumpy road.

Ford Expedition is a vehicle to look for!!!

Escape to the wilderness with Ford Escape

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Auto, Car, Car Review, Ford EscapeThe entry of Ford Escape as the Sports Utility Vehicle can force you to escape to the maddening crowd of the cities to the wilderness. With an unsurpassed fuel economy of 22-28 mpg and new 6-speed transmission it will glide on the road. The ambient lightening and intelligent 4 WD technology makes it a tech-friendly vehicle. AdvanceTrac with RSC and anti-lock brake will offer you the peace of mind that you want while driving.

The vehicle has got the seating capacity of 5 people. It has got a choice of Front wheel drive and four –wheel drive. Escape has eight scintillating colors to take your breath away. There are four options, XLS Manual ,XLS, XLT and limited edition to choose from. Starting from $20,435 for XLS Manual, it goes up to $24,920 for the limited edition.

This is a vehicle that will escape travel hazards and will ride you and your loved ones in ultimate comfort and safety.

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