Toyota company logo seen on one of their car dealerships showrooms in London
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How Toyota Took Over

Toyota Motor Corporation is the highest valued, most prominent carmaker on Earth. The success of cars like the Toyota Corolla and crossover SUVs like the Toyota RAV4 helped this Japanese car company rise to the top. Plus, the company puts out sturdy and reliable trucks such as the Toyota 4Runner and Toyota Tacoma pickup. This …

Dodge Ram pickup truck in the last model year before the ram trucks change
Trucks & SUVs

The Ram Pickup Truck Started a Revolution

The American pickup truck is the most popular vehicle on the road today. We have the iconic Ford F-150 and Honda’s Ridgeline––the unibody underdog. A pickup truck moves people and stuff in rugged style and utilitarian ease. Today, trucks aren’t just for hard work. They have evolved into luxurious limousines. In fact, the modern pickup …

jaguar land rover parked at the beach
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Is Land Rover Still a British Car Company?

Land Rover SUVs are prestigious and capable. Over the years they earned a reputation as a luxury vehicle. But Land Rover’s roots gave rise to SUVs that are ready for an off-road adventure or an overland journey. Popular classics like the Land Rover Defender made a name for the SUV manufacturer. But who owns Land …

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How the Glovebox Got Its Name

Maybe you have put gloves in your glovebox or glove compartment, but I can’t say with any amount of certainty that I know anyone that has. In fact, I keep just about everything except gloves in my glovebox. From pens to flashlights to a hoard of napkins I’ve collected from various fast food restaurants — …

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Can You Really Trust a Vehicle History Report?

If you have ever shopped for a used car, then you have likely purchased a vehicle history report for the car that you were interested in. Dealers typically provide them free of charge for the cars that they are selling as well so that they can be as transparent as possible when it comes to …

A Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 car is on display during the 17th Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition
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Is Mercedes-Benz a German Car Company?

Many people call Carl Benz and Gottlieb Daimler the fathers of the auto industry. Joining their passion for the automobile industry, the men formed a company. After that, the company built a reputation, and the Mercedes-Benz cars that we see today all came from that history. The iconic carmaker remains proud of Daimler-Motoren-Gesellschaft’s 1901 Mercedes. Also, Karl Benz’s …

a blue 3 Series at speed on a scenic mountain road.
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Is BMW a German Car Company?

If you want a brand based on luxury and performance, BMW is one of the world’s leaders. It’s a coveted luxury carmaker with a full line of vehicles from roadsters to three-row SUVs. The company is also a big name in the motorcycle world. With an undeniable presence here in the states, some might wonder …

2021 Ford F-150 models parked in a field
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Is Ford Still an American Car Company?

Ford Motor Company remains an iconic benchmark in the American auto industry. It’s a known American car company. The Ford headquarters is in Dearborn, Michigan. Ford has been a prominent auto manufacturer for over a century and is releasing new exciting products like the Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport. But is Ford still American? The …

2020 Toyota Tacoma off-roading in sand
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Is Toyota a Japanese Car Company?

Toyota is one of the best-selling car brands on the planet. Nearly everyone everywhere can conjure up the image of a specific model when they hear the Toyota name. But where did it all begin? Surely this legendary automaker has a history. Is Toyota a Japanese car company? The Toyoda Group It started out with …