Driving Across the US. Why and Why Not?

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For some, this is a dream of a lifetime. They plan the perfect route with landmarks and select the best time of the year to get the most out of each location. Some invest regular weekly time intro prepping a playlist. They continue collecting a road trip playlist for years, picking the best songs. Often it starts as a weekend off-the-beaten-path single, but then it becomes so long that it deserves more than that.

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Millennials enter the classic cars market

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So, can millennials be part of this? Are they ready to be part of the collectors club? And is the classic car market ready for them at all?

The collector market is melting down right now. There’s been little or no movement in the value of classics in the past years. Even more frightening is the fact that some of the most highly priced collector models have decreased their value in half since last year. Most of the vintage car market ...

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The other life of Ford Falcon

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Unlike the classic car culture in the US, which mainly boils down to polishing your relic for a weekend drive or an occasional gathering with fellow enthusiasts, Argentines still get a lot of use out of their motor antiques.

In Argentina, it’s no rare sight to see a 1950s Ford pickup jalopy rattling along, hauling its cargo to some construction site. As you start paying attention, you may spot one too many Falcons parked in the streets. ...

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Audi R8 – The low-key supercar

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Imagine driving an exotic car to run your daily errands and then taking the same ride to attend dinner at an elegant restaurant. Can you have both the casual daily feel and the elegant, shiny touch at night in a single car, at a good price? Maybe!

Every enthusiast dreams of such a vehicle, but usually most such ideas carry too heavy a price tag. We have good news though! You do not have to look for a Ferrari or Continue Reading →

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Love in the times of Volga

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As he lovingly dusts off the windshield of the sky-blue Volga, a reflection emerges. The old man pensively stares at what he sees reflected in the glass, a tide of memories rushed over him. “You know,” he uttered quietly. “This car was your grandmother’s dream.”

In Soviet Russia, public transport was king, and private car ownership was an experience desired by many but accessible to few. A lack of money was not the main issue. Even if you could afford a ...

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Maserati Quattroporte – Striving to be different

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What do Ferrari, Lamborghini, and Maserati have in common? They are all Italian luxury car marques. With that said, the last one stands a bit away from the bunch. That couldn’t be more obvious with the latest Maserati Quattroporte model.

While both Ferrari and Lamborghini fight for the title of the most exotic sports car, Maserati takes a different route. In this post, we will see why “luxury” does not always mean the same thing for all cars.

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June 6, 1925 – The birth of the Chrysler Corporation

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On June 6, 1925, the ailing Maxwell Motor Company gave life to the Chrysler Corporation, led by Walter P.Chrysler. The company has eventually grown to become one of America’s “Big Three,” alongside Ford and General Motors

Let’s rewind, though. Walter Chrysler inherited his passion for machinery from his father, Hank Chrysler, who was a lifelong railroad engineer with the Kansas Pacific Railroad. Young Walter’s idea was to follow in his father’s footsteps. And so he poured all his energy into working ...

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How coronavirus has impacted the auto industry

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Throughout the years, many tough circumstances have affected the economy. However, COVID-19 might end up having the most widespread influence since the Cold War. This outbreak has presented us with truly a global challenge.

In today’s interconnected world, one industry’s shutdown can cause ripple effects on other sectors. For example, as a company that offers car shipping services, the state of the auto industry can affect us. In this post, let’s see how the pandemic has impacted the auto industry and ...

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What you need to know about pickup truck classes

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Do pickup truck classes seem confusing to you? I get it! It can be really frustrating to figure them out. You see pickups described in terms of payload capacity, but then you realize that’s not even accurate.

You don’t have to worry, though. In this post, we are clearing these things up. The classification will start making sense once you see where it came from. In fact, taking a look at car history shows us we have a knack for vehicle ...

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Coronavirus and RV travel: Should you hit the road now?

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As the old saying goes, desperate times call for desperate measures. The issue here is that sometimes “desperate” does not mean “adequate.” Plenty of ideas might pass through our minds now, but we should remain calm. Is it not better to judge a situation with a clear head?

Right now, some people are thinking of moving during the coronavirus pandemic. Others are going one step further – they are considering hitting the road in an RV. That ...

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