Electric cars currently make up over 150,000 vehicles on the road in the U.S. There is a small but vocal support for alternative fuel cars. However the Department of Energy goal to have one million in use by 2015 does not seem likely. Manufacturers, consumers and technology experts have stated ...
December 30, 2013Anthony Luna
The 2014 Pathfinder Hybrid is a surprising vehicle. Many people see hybrids as underpowered. The 2014 Pathfinder hybrid shatters that perception with this roomy, powerful, little SUV that runs forever on a tank of gas and a blast of electricity. 2014 Nissan Pathfinder Hybrid features include: • 4 cylinder, 2.5-liter SuperCharged ...
December 11, 2013Anthony Luna
So you need a new car and you are not certain where to go to begin your shopping experience. If you simply cannot solve your commuting dilemma with one of our quality used motors here at Southwest Engines right now, then be sure and do your homework before ...
December 2, 2013Anthony Luna
GMC has upgraded the 2013 GMC Terrain Denali. It now has a more powerful 3.6 liter, 301 horsepower direct-injected V6 engine and is ready to take you, your family and all your stuff anywhere you need to go. This new V6 engine is a beast. Trips into the mountains ...
October 29, 2013Anthony Luna
Psst! Want to see some of the secrets behind BMWs newest ultimate driving machine? Pay close attention and you'll see what goes into the making of a legendary automobile. BMW has a long history of automotive greatness and the new M engine continues that tradition. Several things have been changed since ...
October 3, 2013Anthony Luna
In January, Toyota sent out a voluntary recall on over 1 million vehicles, from the Corolla, Corolla Matrix, and Pontiac Vibe to the Lexus IS. They were recalled for various reasons, spanning from circuits shorting and making airbags expand prematurely to windshield wipers not being tight enough to function properly. While ...
February 13, 2013Anthony Luna
A short while ago, we posted about the powerful, smaller, turbo-charged engines that are becoming so popular with car companies. Ford, for example, has its 4-cylinder EcoBoost engine in most of its cars. Or a look at the specs on the most popular cars of ...
February 8, 2013Anthony Luna
Saving money and gas - good things to do. One simple way to save on both is to make sure your car is aligned well. Checking Alignment One simple way to make sure your car is aligned well is to check your tire treads. One way to do this is to use ...
January 29, 2013Anthony Luna
Aside from your engine, the transmission in your car is one of the most important parts to keep your car running smoothly. Cars function best at high rotations, but the can't start, stop, or drive slowly at the same rotation speed. Your transmission, whether you're in ...
January 23, 2013Anthony Luna
Continuing the best-selling list, here are the 5th and 6th most popular cars of 2012. 6. Nissan Altima The Altima is a well-built, smooth sedan, MSRP starting $21,760. The Altima features a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine and gets 27/38 mpg. It boasts a few tech innovations like moving-object detection ...
January 9, 2013Anthony Luna