2012 Jaguar XF Facelift

2012 Jaguar XF Facelift

Here are the first spy shots of the heavy camouflaged mule of the facelifted Jaguar XF that will receive its world premiere at next month’s New York Auto Show.

The facelift XF will receive a makeover that includes a new front fascia with new lights, a redesigned front grille and reshaped bumper, which oddly enough, bring it closer to the original C-XF Concept that previewed the car. The 2012 Jaguar XF will also benefit from tweaks to the interior and the overall quality, the introduction of new tech systems and an upgraded suspension for improved ride and handling.
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VIDEO: 2012 Nissan GT-R in Nurburgring

Nissan lifted the sheets off the revised GT-R that recently went on sale as a 2012MY in North America and as a 2011MY in the rest of the world. Key changes over the previous model include a 45HP bump in output to 530HP, plus a series of aero and chassis tweaks.

Nissan’s team managed to shave more than two seconds off the 2011MYs time of 7:26.4, dropping it to 7:24.22, allegedly in less than ideal conditions. You’ll have to skip to about 3:20 into the clip for the driving to begin.
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Liability vs. Full Coverage

There are many economical benefits to buying liability-only car insurance, however, if you are in a car accident where you are found at-fault, your out-of-pocket expenses can be financially devastating. When considering the type of insurance policy to purchase, it is essential that you consider the different coverage packages offered by an insurance company. Continue reading

BMW Special Edition M3 Coupe for China

BMW Special Edition M3 Coupe

BMW launched a special “M3 Tiger Edition” for Chinese market. It appears that limited production coupe model was well received in China so BMW decided to create yet another special M3, this time called the Matte Edition.

The new M3 special is all about colors with buyers having a choice of two unique exterior finishes, gunmetal grey or black. In both cases the bespoke color is created by combining a metallic finish with a silky matte clear coat. Other tweaks include the black chrome side air intakes and exhaust tail pipes, the red brake calipers and the lightweight 19-inch high-gloss alloy wheels.
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The Pros and Cons of Shopping For Car Insurance Online

The Internet has simplified life by creating an avenue for daily activities to be online, from buying groceries to renting dvds. This goes the same for shopping for car insurance, but just because it’s simpler doesn’t mean that it’s better. If you’ve recently purchased a new car, one of the first things you need to take care of is the purchase of car insurance. There are pros and cons to buying insurance online that each potential buyer should consider.
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Ease of Comparison Shopping for Rates and Cost:
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2010 Jaguar XF, XK models recalled

2010 Jaguar XF

Jaguar has issued a recall of 6,085 2010 XF and XK models built between June, 2009 and March, 2010 to repair power steering hoses that could corrode and start to leak. The hoses it used on the affected cars have a zinc-nickel plating that doesn’t meet their corrosion resistance requirements.
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2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe

2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe

AMG, Mercedes-Benz division, has unveiled a high-performance version of its new C-Class Coupe. The V8 powerplant in the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe will be offered in two states of tune. The basic engine churns out 457HP in EU-spec, and 451HP and 443 lb-ft in US-trim, for a 0 to 100 km/h sprint in 4.5 seconds (0-60mph in 4.4 sec) and an electronically limited top speed of 250 km/h (155mph).
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Buying Classic Car Insurance

If you are lucky enough to own a classic car, then you know the care that it takes to maintain it classic features. Part of maintaining a classic car is ensuring that you have sufficient insurance coverage. Insuring a classic car can be confusing as it is different than insuring a standard car. When insuring your classic car, you should understand what is involved with insuring such a unique and valuable vehicle so that you make an informed policy choice.
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When Should Drivers Re-evaluate Their Car Insurance Policy?

If you have a long term car insurance policy with one provider, eventually there will be changes that can impact your policy costs. The changes can either cause an increase or decrease in your premiums. Many insurance experts recommend that you re-evaluate your insurance policy at least once a year, however, if there is a sudden change that you know will impact your policy, you should re-evaluate your policy right away. Below is a list of situations where it is wise to re-valuate your car insurance policy:
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