How to Choose Tyres – A Small Car Tyres Review

One of my friends says that any car has three main parts; they include the engine, steering and certainly wheels. He pays a lot of attention to the latter because even an ideal car will never go without wheels. My friend is sure that to choose tyres is a really great task. He has some rules that he strictly sticks to when he chooses tires for his car. Several days ago he made a small lecture on tires for me.

The first thing every person has to know is the fact that there are different types of tires:

Summer tyres. They are designed in order to use them when it is hot. These tyres provide good road adherence in summer, they are perfectly adapted to driving at high speed and they have maximum endurance. But they can hardly be used in winter.

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Big Fight of Small Cars

It is always good to have a family car that costs less than half the price of Harley Davidson Fat Boy. Fortunately, the fight of small cars is becoming bigger and bigger every day.

In recent times, all motor companies are concentrating on their small car. India is a huge market for small cars purchasers. The companies like Suzuki, Hyundai, Ford, Chevrolet, Skoda, Fiat and Honda have launched new small cars in order to compete in the race of small cars. Every car with less than 1300 CC gets subsidy by the Indian government, so clearly their prices are lesser.

We start with Suzuki. Suzuki has recently launched two small cars A-star and Ritz. A-start starts from just more than Rs. 3,50,000. The special thing about this car is that it’s a 998 cc car with three petrol models: Lxi, Vxi and Zxi...

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Understanding Car Insurance For Small Cars

Car insurance refers to a kind of insurance. In this, an insured person and an insurance company get into a legal agreement, in which the insurance company agrees to pay for financial losses or damages, incurred by the vehicle which is insured, during a particular time period.

However, such damages are subject to a maximum limit, which are payable by the insurer to the owner of the insured vehicle. Apart from that, the losses must be caused due to the specific conditions, which are mentioned in the insurance agreement. So, if you have only fire insurance for your car and it gets stolen, then in that case, you will not be eligible for any compensation from the insurance company.

Nevertheless, car insurance provides you safety from financial losses which may arise on the car...

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Viva Small Cars!

Small cars come with many advantages and some potential weaknesses as both a performance vehicle and a practical, safe way to drive. Most major car companies have some products that fit into the smaller or compact-sized car market. There is certainly a vast market of potential drivers who appreciate the ability to drive a smaller sized vehicle.

With the growing interest in driving more hybrid and fuel-efficient vehicles, small cars have increased in popularity. Smaller vehicles tend to require less fuel and energy to motor and the cost to use them is usually less, so they tick both boxes for being green and cheaper to run. Single people, commuters, and sports car enthusiasts are among those that often have an interest in driving a small vehicle.

Benefits of a smaller car

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Automakers Betting on Smaller Cars

With the compact car segment growing and more models on the way, car buyers may notice a shift toward compact and microcars over the next few years.

As drivers worry both about the initial price of the vehicle and the fuel economy, both new and used car buyers are turning to subcompacts as an alternative to bulkier sedans, according to the Detroit News. Automakers have been happy to oblige, with a wave of small cars hitting the scene in recent years and even more to follow.

According to the news source, the “C-Segment” or compact sedan (including the Ford Fusion or Hyundai Elantra) were the dominant small cars for many years, as Americans tended to favor larger vehicles. Meanwhile, small cars that were easy to drive in the city enjoyed success in Europe and other regions around the world...

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Small Car Launches

In the recent past, there has been a slew of car launches in India. While sedans were the most wanted and popular till recently, the trend seems to be changing in the country. The present day Indian prefers small cars to the big monsters. The bigger sedans and SUVs may be feasible on the streets in American or European countries, but surely not in a nation like India. In India, the streets are packed with traffic during almost every hour of the day. In such situations, moving in the big vehicles can be quite a pain. Indians have now realized this and have begun moving towards the small car purchases.

No wonder, the roads in India are now occupied by these little machines. Thanks to the small car launches, the Indian auto industry has witnessed great sales figures...

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Why So Many People Are Switching to Small Sized Cars

Driving big SUV type vehicles is fast becoming a thing of the past. There are numerous reasons why people have been making the switch from driving a big car to a small car and not all of the motivations have been by choice. If you have been thinking about selling your car to buy a smaller more economically viable car, you might be looking for more reasons as to why it is a good idea.

In this article I will briefly go over some of the main benefits of driving a small car. These benefits are not just beneficial to the individual but to the environment as well.

They cost less than bigger model cars.

Smaller cars cost less than bigger cars and so from the very start you can experience huge savings.

Easier to drive.

Firstly, let me say that if you are living in a city a small car is so much mor...

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