Illinois emissions test extension and due date

The Illinois law states that vehicles must undergo an emissions test every two years. The cars that are four years old or older fall into this category. There can be exempts from emissions testing, depending on the vehicle type and area zip code. If the car has failed the emissions test, it will have to […]

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How to improve fuel mileage – tips and tricks

A lot of times drivers are unaware that the way they drive significantly increases the fuel consumption. In most cases the driving style can help make the car more efficient and improve fuel mileage. In this article we will share some simple tips and tricks on how to achieve better fuel economy. Driving style Most […]

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Tips to pass the car emissions testing

In the United States it is required that the car passes emissions inspection. The car cannot be legally driven on the road until it passes the testing. We bring you some tips and tricks to help you pass the emissions testing. Check engine light If the check engine light is on, your car will not […]

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Car emissions cause heart damage, study shows.

A scientific research showed that car emissions can cause heart damage and even lead to premature deaths. The scientists have discovered that long term exposure to car emissions can cause an inflammation which leads to heart thickening, lowering its ability to pump blood through the body. This also leads to narrowing of the blood vessels […]

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Lowering car emissions – Germany to ban diesels!

The Leipzig Regional Administrative Court ruled that German cities can ban older diesel cars with high emissions. The ban affects diesel cars up to ecological standard of Euro 6. The Federal court’s decision was made on appeal against the decision taken by the provincial courts in Stuttgart and Dusseldorf last year to ban the diesels […]

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The $2 million SUV – is it worth it?

Designers at Karlmann King have designed an SUV with one purpose – for it to be the most expensive SUV in the world. The starting price is $2 million for the base model and with extras it can get up to $3.8 million, which includes bulletproof option. The basis for this car is a Ford […]

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Diesel fumes cause cancer?!

New diesel engines may have reduced harmful gases to minimum, but some scientist don’t really agree. IARC claims that exhaust fumes cause cancer and scientists are suggesting diesel fumes should be reduced as much as possible. According to them, diesel fumes cause lung cancer and are closely connected with bladder cancer. This is why diesel […]

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