November 25th, 2010
Opel the Germany car manufacturer has revealed the new 2011 Opel Corsa facelifted car. The car will be available for sale with dealers in January.
The new 2011 Opel Corsa ecoFLEX is powered with improved 1.3-L CDTI engine system with 94 hp. The car is outfitted with standard start/stop technology, three-door model provides combined 3.5 L/100 km and CO2 emissions of 94 g/km. In five-door guise the car provides 3.6 L/100 km and CO2 emissions of 95 g/km.
The 2011 Opel Corsa was designed to imitate the Astra which features improved front fascia, new grille, restyled headlights and larger Opel logo on hatchback. The car holds full length body stripes as well as same color mirror caps and 17-inch alloy wheels. The Color version has special paint black roof and black 17-inch alloy wheels for amazing bolder.
The engineers made 2011 Opel Corsa car with major chassis enhancements to better travel comfort with no negotiation on dexterity. Moreover the steering system has been recalibrated for improved feel and responsiveness.
The 2011 Opel Corsa car cabin installed with new dashboard, improved fabrics, and revised trim by the designers. Additionally the new Touch and Connect infotainment system has 5-inch color touch screen, GPS navigation system and Bluetooth/iPod/USB connectivity.
November 22nd, 2010
Hyundai the South Korean car manufacturer has revealed the revamped 2011 Hyundai Elantra at the Los Angeles Auto Show.
The power of 2011 Hyundai Elantra car comes from a 1.8L four-cylinder engine system which produces 148 hp and 131 lb-ft of torque. The car is connected to standard 6-speed manual transmission and six-speed automatic transmission is optional, which gives the car a hybrid like fuel economy rating of 29 mpg on city and 40 mpg on highway.
The interior of the 2011 Hyundai Elantra car has classy and craftsmanship. The entry level car models are additionally equipped. The car features inactive entry and GPS navigation. But the choice of topping restricted car have heated leather seats on both front and rear, air conditioning and 172 watt audio system with Bluetooth/iPod/USB/connectivitiy.
The 2011 Hyundai Elantra features Fluidic Sculpture design with 4-door coupe styling which is basically a rebadged Avante. This gives the car extraordinary low haul which is better than other cars.
The cost of the 2011 Hyundai Elantra will be $14,830 which will be available for sale with dealers later on this year.
November 12th, 2010
If you are planning to move your car across the country, you may need help of transporting your car. Some people transport their car through self driving which may be very tiring. You may get exhausted until you reach the desired destination. Another way of transporting the car is through auto transport. The Auto transport is also called as Auto movers, auto shipping, car moving, car shipping, car transport, vehicle moving, vehicle shipping, vehicle transport, etc. Auto Transport Company will pick up your car from your place or terminal and transport it to another state, country or overseas based on your requirement. There are two types of auto transport. They are enclosed auto transport and open auto transport.
Enclosed auto transport is one of the ways of transporting a vehicle. Enclosed auto transport is exactly that the car is enclosed in a container and shipped much like any other cargo would be by a freight hauler. Enclosed carriers is little expensive than traditional open transporter because it can save your exotic, luxury car from weather elements like rain, snow etc on transportation. Enclosed auto transport happens in containers that are completely enclosed and locked down. There are not more than 2 or 3 cars per truck. There is no exposure to elements.
If a customer chooses enclosed car shipping it means they take much care of their vehicle. All the auto mover companies will have online trucking systems or cell phone devices set up so that you can track your vehicle.
Open auto transport happens on 10 car carriers with 5 cars on the bottom and 5 cars on the top. In this type of transport, your car is exposed to elements. The elements that the cars are exposed to are wind, dirt, dust, snow, ice, rain and once in a while hail. Open trailers are available in two varieties – multi car trailers and flat bed single car carriers. Multi-car trailers are one of the cheapest ways as they are carrying three to twelve cars to the same location. Flat beds carry one car at a time and are middle of the road as far as price goes.
November 11th, 2010
Seattle based residential moving company to shut down business and pay penalty ordered by state regulators.
The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission or UTC is imposing a $30,000 penalty on AMX-A Moving Experience, Inc., for abusing consumer protection laws and working unlawfully without valid permit. The company declined to answer repeated notices to apply for legal permit and comply with state consumer protection and safety regulations.
The Seattle mover was cited for publicizing its services to the public despite a new state law that forbids advertising its services to the public without a valid permit. The company advertised illegally on many websites including Craiglist and own website.
The UTC is state agency in charge of enforcing consumer protection and safety regulations for more than 200 residential moving companies operating within state. Movers are required to get a permit from UTC, charge appropriate rates, carry proper insurance, drug test their drivers and keep their vehicles safely maintained. The commission does not regulate interstate moving companies.