The cold weather is here but so is the Gauge Magazine February 2021 Issue! We have amazing event coverage, sick feature rides, and one HOT Gauge Girl. Starting with feature rides first up we have a 2005 BMW 325xi. This ride may look like any other on the outside, but this is one BMW you’ll be able to hear from a mile away. Next we have a 1930 Ford Model A Sedan. This is a hot rod that we know you all will want to get your hands on! Lastly for feature rides, we have a 1992 Toyota Pickup that has been completely customized and is out of this world! Cruising along we have event coverage next! Starting with Grand Slam Auto Show; who wouldn’t want to be able to drive their custom ride they’ve worked so hard on out on Victory Field?!! Next we have Rides 4 Pets. The government may have come in and such down the event, but they couldn’t stop all the fun that happened before hand between rides, vendors, and all of the 4-legged friends that came! Lastly, We have AD Nationals 2020. If … [Read More...]
AD Nationals 2020 was held at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Franklin, Indiana on September 19th, 2020. The show welcomes in 1947-1955 first series Chevy and GMC Trucks. Put on by a small group of enthusiasts, the show allows for everyone to come together and show off their trucks. It is also a great way to get ideas for what you want your future build to be as well! Not only is the AD Nationals held every September, it is also held at the same time as the Hoosier Vintage Wheels Swap Meet, Vintage Camper display and Open Car Show. This was the place to be for every car show enthusiast. You were able to not only check out custom Chevy and GMC Trucks, but could held over and see another open car show as well! AD Nationals 2020 starts on Friday in the Livestock Pavilion at the fairgrounds and ends the night with a cruise in that stops at a few local shops and businesses. Saturday you were able to check out all the rides and enjoy the huge Swap Meet that averages well … [Read More...]
Rides 4 Pets 2020 was held in Monroe, North Carolina on August 22nd. Everyone was ready to not only bring out their rides and have an amazing time, but their pets as well! The weather created an amazing atmosphere for everyone! You could see a variety of your typical cars such as Civics, Challengers, Camaros, Mustangs, etc. But what you could see at Rides 4 Pets 2020 that you may not see at any normal car show was right hand Nissan Skylines, GT3 Porsches, C8 Corvettes, Audi R8's, Custom Bikes, Lowriders, Mini trucks and much more! The show was raising funds for the Caterings to Cats and Dogs organization. This organization is a feline and canine nurture center that cares for the wellbeing of homeless animals in need of food, shelter, medical care, and of course, LOVE! In total, Rides 4 Pets 2020 raised $2996.00 for the organization. It always makes attending a car show so much more fun when you know that a portion of your proceeds are going towards an amazing … [Read More...]
Grand Slam Auto Show was held in Indianapolis, Indiana at Victory Field on September 5th, 2020. It was an amazing time seeing all the vehicles lined up in the parking lot, stadium concourse, and nine premium positions on the playing field. The moment attendees heard that spots were limited to those who wanted to register, spots began to fill fast! If you had a motorcycle that you couldn't wait to get into the show, don't worry! You were able to meet up at the Southside Harley at 8 am and all ride together to the event. There was more than enough room at the show for more than 200 bikes on the warning track. It was an amazing sight watching all the bikes roll into the show together and fill in the arena! There were also 30 awards given out to just the motorcycle owners. Check out how sick this ride was! No one at the show was able to keep their eyes off of it! Awards were also given out to the vehicles in attendance. The awards were: Top 30 Cars – Plaque … [Read More...]
Collisions are terrible to most car enthusiasts To some, a car is simply an efficient way to get from point A to point B. To others, a vehicle is an investment worthy of your time and money. Car enthusiasts spend hoards of cash funding new-and-improved features, like paint jobs, carbon-fiber additions, and internal speaker systems. If you spend hours buffing out the smallest scratches and power-washing specks of dirt from your beloved vehicle, you may be an avid car lover. However, even the most diligent car enthusiasts experience mishaps when it comes to their four-wheeled companion. Accidents can happen to anyone at any time, regardless of the precautions you take. Everyone has experienced impatient drivers who ride your tail-pipe or weave in and out through traffic. More often than not, reckless drivers spark devastating accidents. If you find yourself in the middle of an unfortunate collision or incident, you may be looking at steep costs to get your prized possession looking … [Read More...]
A motorcycle accident can leave you extremely traumatized. Shock and disorientation are very common, and while it might be difficult to make any moves after one, it’s important you have a safety plan in place in the case you’re involved in one. Here is a brief list of steps you should take immediately following a motorcycle accident. Find Safety An accident on a motorcycle can result in excruciating injuries to the point where thinking can be a challenge. Try to remember to always step away from the bike and other vehicles in case that something ignites and catches fire. Apply pressure to wounds to slow blood loss. Injuries from an accident can diminish the quality of your life. That’s why it’s crucial to hire a lawyer if you’ve been injured in a motorcycle accident. A team of legal experts can ensure you will be compensated fairly and that the right person will be held liable. Check That Everyone Is Okay Quickly check to see what the damage is to everyone who was … [Read More...]
An accident brings many distractions to a person. It tends to halt the major tasks for the day, weeks, or even longer. Expenses will likely come from it through medical bills and auto repairs. The time lost also lowers the income creation in some way. This is why Compensation After a Truck Accident means a lot after the accident. As a truck owner, getting compensation Compensation After a Truck Accident makes you recover quickly from the ordeal. However, as you fight to get financial restoration, there are factors to consider. The duration of the process is one. It is convenient if everything proceeds fast through the claim process. There are a couple of things to strengthen your compensation claim Here are some of them. Preserve Evidence After getting the right medical treatment and you get the right assistance, next think of the evidence you have. The doctor’s reports are a good source of evidence that you were truly hurt. The examinations are normally detailed such that … [Read More...]
A mobile ticketing system is not a new concept. It has been around for quite a while, especially in the transport industry where most commuters prefer to travel with e-tickets rather than paper tickets. According to a survey conducted in 2015, 84 percent of millennials look for information about live events on their smartphones. 67 percent of them then go on to purchase tickets on those same devices. These figures will only expand with time. Any sports organization or live-event that does not integrate mobile ticketing as an important cog in their business is losing out on tons of benefits. Essentially, such businesses are underutilizing their resources. Mobile ticketing is the purchase of digital tickets through a mobile device, such as a smartphone, for use instead of paper tickets. Many event planners now choose to sell digital tickets to improve accessibility and convenience. Mobile ticketing also reduces infrastructure costs. The NFL, for example, moved to using mobile … [Read More...]
If you need an auto repair it can be stressful, as finding the right part at the right price can be complex and time-consuming. Here is how to find Auto Parts you can trust With 75% of all repairs being carried out by independent garages and 25% being carried out by dealers, it is clear that you’re more likely to see aftermarket parts being used on your vehicle. If you need auto parts, which aftermarket spares do you go for? You may know what you need, but with so many different options of places you can buy auto parts, how do you know that you’re getting the best deal? Let’s take a look at how to find auto parts that you can trust. Do Some Research The first thing that you should do is research the specific part that you need. Shop around to see where you can find the best price. Sometimes, used auto parts may be suitable for your vehicle, so you shouldn’t rule out buying from a salvage yard. If you need a specific part, you may need to go to a specialist parts … [Read More...]
A car loan, also known as an auto loan, pays for the upfront costs involved when an individual wants to procure a car. The person taking out a car loan can then repay in installments the principal amount borrowed, along with the applicable interest charges. In this article we will show you how to Save Money On Your Car Loan. Getting an auto loan should be approached with caution regardless of whether you’re using it to finance a new car or a used one. Remember that you’ll end up paying a significantly higher amount than the vehicle’s actual value if you’re paying for it through a loan. Indeed, it’s always better to buy vehicles in cash. However, if you can’t wait to save enough money to pay for your car purchase in cash, you’re encouraged to figure out ways on how to save money on the loan you'll use for financing a motor vehicle. Is it possible? Yes, it is, and below are some tips for you to ponder: Increase Your Share Of The Total Costs A great way to Save Money On Your … [Read More...]
The Indy Mecum Auto Auction was held at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Indiana from July 10th-18th, 2020. Holding its most successful year to date, sales reached more than 74 Million in overall sales! Our Chief Editor, Dan Davis, went live at the event to get you an up close and personal look at […]
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Those Dudes 3rd Annual Picnic Live Coverage Those Dudes 3rd Annual Picnic Live Coverage was held at Fairfield West Elementary School if Fairfield, OH on June 22nd, 2019. If you are near this area and are looking for a show full of custom rides and hydraulics, then this is where you would want to be! […]
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