The best public swimming pools in Chicago
With hot weather on the horizon, you’re going to be looking for a place to cool off, especially with your family. Lucky for you, we’ve put together a list of the best public swimming pools in Chicago. Find out where you can go to cool off and maybe even burn some calories outside of the local gym. Read the rest of this entry »
What is safety glass in a car?
Are you curious about the glass in your car? What is the difference between tempered glass and laminated glass? Why do front windshields hold together after an impact? What is safety glass in a car? We have your answers. Read the rest of this entry »
Origins and history of the Jaguar XK
The Jaguar XK is a 2+2 roadster which means it’s a car that has two doors but four seats. Its first generation was known as the XK8 and it was built from 1996 to 2006. This was followed by the XK in 2007. It came in both a coupe and a convertible body style with a V8 under the hood in front and all the power going to the wheels in the rear. Digging deeper, the origins and history of the Jaguar XK are actually quite interesting. Read the rest of this entry »
Do Ferrari supercars have rear seats?
Ferrari supercars are interesting animals. They are truly unlike anything else on the market. This leads to many questions, especially for those who are just curious or even those looking to buy their first Ferrari model. We understand the curiosity, and one of the common questions that we are seeing out there is do Ferrari supercars have rear seats? We’ll give you the answer up front. Some do, some don’t. We’ll try to break it down by model as we look through the current lineup. Read the rest of this entry »
What is the difference between a hybrid and a plug-in hybrid?
Shopping through hybrids, you may have encountered a variant known as the plug-in hybrid. What is the difference between a hybrid and a plug-in hybrid? Actually, there is a big difference between a hybrid and a plug-in hybrid, and the difference is right in the name. You can plug in a plug-in hybrid. Let’s explore what that means and what benefits you have. Read the rest of this entry »
Why is a dual-exhaust system better?
Have you ever wondered what the point of a dual-exhaust system on a car is? Why is a dual-exhaust system better? We will try to tackle some of the science behind this as we explore the inner workings of the modern combustion engine. Read the rest of this entry »
How to keep your car cool in summer
No one likes getting into a hot car, but with summer around the corner, it’s going to be all but inevitable. If you want to learn how to keep your car cool in summer, then we can help with a few simple tips and tricks that should make this season a little more endurable for you and your car. Read the rest of this entry »
Why do some cars offer one-pedal driving?
Cars that offer one-pedal driving as an option are a relatively new phenomenon. Why do some cars offer one-pedal driving and how does it work? Using it is actually quite simple, you just let off the accelerator and the car begins slowing automatically right down to a gentle stop. Why this is and how it works is a little more complicated. Read the rest of this entry »
Why do modern cars not have hood ornaments?
Do you want to know where hood ornaments came from? How about where they went? Come to think of it, why do modern cars not have hood ornaments anymore? We have your answers and we will dive into many more fun hood ornament facts. Read the rest of this entry »
What are the advantages of a hybrid car?
The term “hybrid” is still very much a buzz word in the automotive world. We will tell you all about this technology including what it means and a bit of its history. What are the advantages of a hybrid car? We’ll answer that too! Read the rest of this entry »