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Archive for July, 2018

Ways you can save money on a rental car 

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
man in blue suit holding car keys

If you are a frequent traveler, or even just an intermittent one, it’s helpful to have some tips about saving money when renting a car. The ability to rent a vehicle for a set amount of time when you’re away from home is an unbelievably convenient thing to do. You obviously can’t just pack up your car on a plane and you need a way to get around when you get to your destination, so renting a car makes perfect sense. Check out some ways you can save next time you rent a car.  (more…)

2018 Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity 

Monday, July 23rd, 2018
gray volkswagen atlas on dirt road

One of the largest and most capable Volkswagen vehicles is also the newest. The Volkswagen Atlas was introduced for the 2018 model year and its debut model has been a smashing success. Classified as a mid-size SUV and not a crossover, the Atlas comes with some reasonable performance expectations. Specifically, Volkswagen drivers might want to know how much they can pull with this SUV. Keep reading to learn more.  (more…)

Los Angeles Dodgers trade deadline options 2018 

Friday, July 6th, 2018
aerial view of dodger stadium

There is no doubt that the Dodgers will be buyers when the non-waiver trade deadline comes up at the end of the month. Despite a shaky start to the season and a wide array of injuries, including a season-ending ACL tear for superstar Corey Seager, the team is right in the mix for the NL West pennant. The only question is how much the Dodgers will be willing to give up. Might General Manager Farhan Zaidi pull the trigger on Manny Machado? Check out some options the team should explore in the coming weeks.  (more…)

2019 Volkswagen Jetta performance specs 

Monday, July 2nd, 2018
white jetta on rural road

We can’t stop talking about the Volkswagen Jetta. Those who are even remotely familiar with the Volkswagen brand ought to know something about the Jetta. As one of the most popular Volkswagen models for nearly a whole generation, the Jetta is here for the 2019 model year. We’ve gone over a number of topics about the new Jetta, and now we will explore its performance and engine specs.  (more…)