Gauge Magazine August 2019 Issue August 2019 is here and the car show scene is BOOMIN’! We are going to start our cruise off with event coverage. Chicago World of Wheels had brought out not only some of the most beautiful and unique rides, but also brought out many rides that were Ridler Award winners. Tuner Evolution 2018 had made their 2nd show in Chicago, Illinois one that many wouldn’t forget! You’ll want to see the rides that came out! Volktoberfest 2018 has been one show that we make sure to go to each year, and they never disappoint! Between the War Birds, Vendors, custom rides, and more; we will be around for each year coming! For feature rides this month, we have a 2014 Dodge Ram 2500 owned by Spade Kreations. If you are searching for a lifted truck, this is the one that you are going to want to see! Are you a lover of Blazers? Then you’ll want to see this 2001 Chevy S10 Blazer owned by Amanda Rieder. Remember the old school family camper? Well this camper is far from … [Read More...]
A reliable, trustworthy mechanic is worth their weight in gold to many drivers. And once a customer trusts your establishment, it’s not unusual for them to ask for help on a wide range of motor-related issues, even if they don’t usually fall under a typical mechanic’s role. Customers are also much more likely to refer their family and friends to a mechanic they trust, which can prove to be a very important source of new customers for motor mechanic trade businesses. Beyond providing a reliable and trustworthy service to your existing customers, there are a number of other things you can do to help grow your motor mechanic business. Here are four, for starters. Innovate How can the service you offer as an independent garage go one better than your larger competitors? Are there any quirks in your local community you could use to your advantage? The best ways to tweak your services will depend on how your garage operates and your customers’ needs. For instance, you might want … [Read More...]
There are countless vehicles on the road at the moment, both in the UK and across the globe. More of us than ever are driving which means as well as there being many more vehicles, a lot more are being scrapped these days too. In the UK alone, over 1 million vehicles are crushed each year, with the number being a huge 12 million in the USA. This means that the industry is huge and it isn’t going to get smaller any time soon. Here at Car.co.uk you can find your closest recycling centre and have your car scrapped quickly and easily. We’ve also come up with a short guide to give you all of the information you need to know. Why should you recycle your car? The UK government have made it a legal requirement that when being scrapped, there are certain procedures that all recycling centres must comply with in-order to ensure that it is done safely and as environmentally friendly as possible. In order to scrap a car safely it must be done by experts. This is because there are many … [Read More...]
Your car safer is essential. With so many accidents and tragedies occur because of distracted driving, it’s imperative that every driver take control and pay attention while behind the wheel. If you ever are a victim of distracted driving and suffer injuries because of someone else’s negligent actions, Stephens Law Firm Houston is available for assistance. However, by implementing some of the stay-safe practices found here, you can have a good chance of avoiding this outcome. Here are some effective ways of making your car safer Turn Phones and Other Devices Off While Driving As mentioned above, distracted driving can cause accidents. In fact, it may cause you to drive as if you are drunk. The best way to avoid this is by putting all devices away before starting the car. Check the Tire Pressure Regularly It’s imperative to have proper tire pressure in all four tires (or more) at all times. If the tire pressure isn’t correct, it can cause serious issues, accidents, and … [Read More...]
If you are enthusiastic about cars, then chances are that you have read several care reviews. It can either be online, in the newspaper, or in magazines. Reviews about cars are interesting and fun to read since they tell you more about a particular car. Additionally, they help you figure out the strengths and weaknesses of the car and if you should put it into consideration. Car reviews are fun to read. However, when it comes to the writing process, it may be a challenge for some people. Nonetheless, you need not worry about anything. You can always see professional help from a custom essay writing service. They have proficient writers who can help you produce the best article Also writing a review about a car is not that difficult as some people presume it to be. It is as fun as it is to read. You do not need to be a proficient locomotive journalist to draft a good car review. You only need to have a computer, a car to review, and the gusto or fervor to tell the globe about the car. … [Read More...]
Do you have the new car bug, but you're upside down on your current car? Read on to learn how to get out of your upside down car loan. Americans are behind on their auto loan payments. As many as 7 million Americans are at least 90 days behind on their loan. This isn't the only problem car loan borrowers have; many face an upside down car loan. If you are struggling with your car loan, you have options. We are going to help you breathe easy and get out from underneath your upside down loan. Try these tips and get right on the road again. What Is an Upside Down Loan? If you are upside down, it means that you owe more on the loan than what the car is worth. You may also hear of it referred to as being underwater or having negative equity. Let's look at a working example. If you owe $10,000 on your car loan, but the car's market value is $8,000, you are upside down in your loan. You have negative equity valued at $2,000. Why Is Negative Equity Bad? Are you wondering … [Read More...]
Born in Illinois on July 4th, 1990, Jackie Braasch is a professional car racer, and one of the original members of Car Chix, a motorsports organization that holds the flag for women racers. Car Chix pushes those gender boundaries, driving to create a level playing field, and being a typical Cancerian, Braasch is more than capable of showing just what women can do when they are determined! However, before we move on to more details about her current life, let’s go back into her childhood, where she fell in love with cars because of her father. He worked in a garage, taught his daughter how to drive, and fully supported her decision to try her hand at professional racing. First, she became part of the Junior Dragster, the division for children. This gave Braasch the opportunity to race in competitions like Super Pro, Rocket Brand Race, and Fuel Bracket Series. That streak of independence and courage came alive when she drove her full-sized dragster when she was just 17 years old. You … [Read More...]
Mecum Auto Auction Indianapolis 2019 Mecum Auto Auction Indianapolis 2019 was held May 14-19th, 2019 at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, IN. Whether you were able to watch in person or chose to watch from the couch, there was no way that you would want to miss out on what came to Mecum Auto […]
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! […]
Live Coverage from Mid America Truck Show The Mid America Truck Show was held at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky from March 28-30, 2019. This show is known as one of the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry events in the world! Now we know that there are many of you that wanted to […]
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