September 09, 2014|
With the low-speed grunt of a big-block muscle car and the fuel-sipping consumption of an eco-friendly four-cylinder ride, the 2014 Audi Q7 quattro Tiptronic offers its drivers the best of both worlds. On a recent trip from Detroit to Watkins Glen, New York, we had the pleasure to climb behind the wheel of this very luxurious yet sporty seven passenger SUV and see for ourselves that a brawny powertrain wrapped around beautiful bodywork can peacefully coexist. So, with our camera gear...
Memorial Day Motoring Tips
May 20, 2014|
Ah yes, it’s finally here, the long weekend that unofficially kicks-off summer. If your Memorial Day weekend plans include a long road trip to visit family, going camping or just heading to the beach, you’ll want to make sure your trip is hassle free. But just important as a well-tuned machine is, there are some safe driving tips that also go hand-in-hand with a good running vehicle. Remember, many byways, highways and toll roads will be clogged with Memorial Day weekend road t...
Interesting Article of the Week 5/16
May 16, 2014|
Did you know that Jay Leno drives a Bentley that weighs over three tons? Better gas mileage definitely isn't his top priority. In the articles we've found this week, you'll learn about what powers Jay Leno's workhorse, and how you can be more fuel efficient with your car.
Jay Leno's 1930 Bentley GJ 400 is a 27-liter monster
10 most reliable cars under $25,000
The 51 coolest cars of the last 50 years
7 tips for a greener car (and better...
Interesting Articles of the Week 5/9
May 09, 2014|
The season of speed is around the corner. We found some great articles, including a Lamborghini that can accelerate from 0-60 in under 3 seconds. There are many more gems in the links below. Be sure to leave a comment with your thoughts!
Up Against the 911 Turbo S, The Jaguar F-Type R Shows Its Real Value
The 700 (Horsepower) Club
Alfa Romeo announces new product binge for the US
The Car Connection
Buying A Used Car: Negotiating Tips &a...
Lights On : All Systems (Don't) Go!
May 06, 2014|
This article originally appeared on VehicleMD.
Have you ever found yourself talking to your car? I know I have—mainly when I’m in a bad situation, such as almost running out of gas. I find myself saying things like, “C’mon baby just a few more miles, you can make it!” It may sound ridiculous but I’m sure some of you do this, too. Did you know that your car speaks to you, as well?
Dashboard warning lights are your car’s way of saying things lik...
Interesting Articles of the Week 5/2
May 02, 2014|
This week's interesting articles include several new ideas in the auto industry, and a nice classic throwback to the 1960s with Ferrari. It's Friday, and a good time to get caught up on the latest car talk on the web.
Car and Driver
2017 Jaguar Crossover Spy Photos: Literally Expanding the Brand
My Picks: Top 5 Cars of the 2014 Beijing Auto Show
1964 Ferrari 250 GTO sees Petrolicious embracing gorgeousness
11 best concept cars from the 2013-...
Interesting Articles of the Week 4/25
April 25, 2014|
After a great Easter weekend, we have some great reads to help get everyone excited for a warm summer season. We found interesting articles involving a new spin on street soccer between Neymar Jr. and Ken Block, as well as helpful tips when washing your car.
Ken Block Puts Stunt Driving Skills Against Neymar Jr. In Funny Footkhana Video
How Land Rover made biggest N.Y. Auto Show splash
Car and Driver
2015 Mini Cooper Paceman
Interesting Articles of the Week 4/18
April 18, 2014|
Hello Castrol Crew members. The end of the week means we have a great weekend to look forward to and plenty of great articles to keep you entertained. Remember to share what you were reading by logging in and leaving a comment below. We would love to hear from you. Enjoy the articles!
25 Insanely Clever License Plates
43 Former Military Land Rovers for Sale
Car and Driver
2018 Toyota Sports Car Prototype
Practicing Good Tire Care
April 16, 2014|
YOU GET A LOT OF LIFE OUT OF YOUR TIRES IF YOU LOOK AFTER THEM PROPERLY
With all the time your loved ones spend in a car, you need your tires to be in tip-top shape. And proper tire care is your ticket to ride - safely. In these three easy steps, we tell you how to keep your tire care simple and effective.
STEP 1 - KEEP YOUR WHEELS BALANCED
Balancing your wheels is crucial to making sure they spin correctly. Have your local tire center balance the wheels by attaching small weights to the...
Interesting Articles of the Week 4/4
April 04, 2014|
It's the first Friday during National Car Care month and we are excited to share the automotive news we've been reading up on this week. Take a look and let us know which articles you were reading this week.
BMW M4 Convertible Debut at the New York Auto Show
Car and Driver
2015 Land Rover Sport Spy Shots
Lexus NX Crossover Teaser Video
Chevy Camaro z28 vs. Porsche 911 GT3
Q50 EAU Roug...