Monthly Archives: October 2010

How Does a Tiptronic Transmission Work?

A Tiptronic transmission is an automatic transmission that can be controlled like a manual transmission. In a standard automatic transmission, a computer selects which gear the car should operate in, but a Tiptronic transmission gives this control to the driver. … Continue reading

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Audi Roadster TT

Audi has expanded the TT range with a new model at each end; the TT RS is a 340PS out-and-out performance car, but it’s the 1.8T at the start of the range that’s of more interest to fleets. Only available … Continue reading

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Skyline Cars – Why Women Love Them

Women love fun, and Nissan Skyline cars are just that. As one woman said to me, its like a car you can dress up. With a little TLC you can make plain Jane into Miss Headturner. Yes since 1957 Nissan … Continue reading

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2011 Ford Shelby GT500

2011 brings us to Ford’s Shelby GT500. Ford has freshened its hottest Mustang, making it a leaner, more powerful, and more agile muscle car. Fewer Pounds, More Ponies The biggest change comes as a result of switching from iron to … Continue reading

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2010 Dodge Viper ACR-X

The Viper is one of my favorite cars and I love the way it looks in movies like Wanted. It makes me want it even more, however, with the Viper’s uncertain future — not to mention sales figures that are … Continue reading

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