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WHAT TO KNOW WHEN BUYING VEHICLE INSURANCE IN NIGERIA

Many Nigerians shy away from buying car insurance as they consider it to be an unnecessary expense. However, insurance is actually compulsory by law, and serves as invaluable protection much like any other insurance.  It’s not just about the legality though; much like Cartrack’s superior vehicle recovery gives you peace of mind, auto insurance lessens the worry that theft or an accident could ruin you financially. Insurance is designed to put you back in to the same position you were in before the loss or damage occurred. This is done either financially, where you receive an amount equivalent to the cost of […]

More Details Of 2022 Lexus LX 600 Leak, Including A Possible Bulletproof LX 600 VIP

More details of upcoming flagship 2022 Lexus LX 600 SUV leak, including a possible range-topping bulletproof LX 600 VIP.  Rumours suggest the flagship Lexus LX 600 could forego the V8 from the LX 570 and use the new V6 engines in the new-generation LC 300. Last week, during the unveiling of the Lexus NX Crossover, Toyota luxury division provided us with the first glimpse of what appears to be the upcoming Lexus LX 600 SUV. As part of the new NX’s reveal, a big SUV with styling of the LX 570 was hidden under a car cover – with Lexus confirming the hidden […]

DID MASK-WEARING SAVE THE AUTO INDUSTRY?

THERE HAVE BEEN NO MAJOR COVID-19 OUTBREAKS IN NORTH AMERICAN AUTOMOTIVE PLANTS SINCE THEY REOPENED When the coronavirus hit in March, automakers closed their plants and shut down production around the world. In North America and virtually everywhere in the world, operations came to halt. Realistically, it was a situation that couldn’t last. In May, operations gradually started up again, but not before strict safety protocols were put in place – including the wearing of masks in the workplace. Nearly five months later, all three U.S. manufacturers are operating their plants at near full capacity. Most importantly, since the resumption […]

Should I See a Doctor After a Car Wreck Even if I Don’t Have Symptoms?

One of the biggest mistakes accident victims make is not seeing a doctor immediately following a car crash. Sometimes, slow-speed collisions do not immediately result in mind-bending pain. A motorist might feel perfectly fine or simply experience some nagging discomfort. Going to a doctor can seem like a waste of time, especially if you think you can treat the injury with a few ibuprofens and some bed rest. Unfortunately, many car accident injuries are slow to develop. This is true of brain injuries, spinal cord damage, whiplash, and cuts or abrasions. A person might only realize that something is wrong […]

10 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR CAR LAST LONGER (2)

1. Have your car rust-proofed Car-last-longer-rust Modern cars are very rust-resistant, but metal corrosion is the number-one killer of vehicles built in the 1990s or before. Once it sets in, many simply won’t be economical to repair. If you see rust spots on your car, don’t wait for them to develop – at the very least, cover the exposed bodywork with touch-up paint before getting it professionally re-sprayed Applying a stone-deflecting film to the front of your car could prevent paintwork damage in the first place. You could also have the chassis properly rust-proofed, which includes filling the cavities with […]

10 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR CAR LAST LONGER (1)

The average age of a car at scrappage is around 14 years, while the average age of vehicles on the road is closer to eight years. But don’t worry, there are some simple steps you can take to give your motor the best chance of reaching its golden years. With the help of Rac patrol ambassador, Chris Burgess, we’ve compiled a list of easy-to-follow tips to minimize running costs and keep your car on the road for years to come. 1. Maintain your car’s battery If you don’t use your car for long periods of time, the battery will degrade […]

Tips for Driving Distances

Longer days during summer months make dreams of long road trips finally realizable. While long drives get you where you are going, they can be fatiguing. Trip planning can spare you stress and add a whole lot of fun. Fight driving fatigue and increase driving safety with these road trip tips for driving distances. Prepare Your Car for Driving Distances Check fluids, tire pressure, windshield wipers, and other basics of car maintenance before hitting the road. Having a well-oiled machine cuts roadside emergencies off at the pass.  Roadside emergency kits are critical. When you plan a road trip, stock your […]

What to Look for When Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car can be a good option when you’re looking for a quality vehicle without the higher price tag. While a used car can be a sensible option, buyers still need to make smart choices. There’s a lot to look for when buying a used vehicle, but here are some ways to help you choose the right car for you. Inspect the Car’s Exterior and Interior Inspect both the outside and inside of the vehicle. Look over the exterior of the vehicle, says CARFAX, checking for scratches, dents and rust. You probably don’t need to be worried about small dings or […]

4 different types of car wraps in Nigeria you can do for your car

Car wrapping is known to protect the original paintwork and also offers the car a stylish aesthetic look. Check out the different types of car wraps in Nigeria you can do to put a new look on your car! Many of us are often accustomed to the idea of painting. We believe paint job can only give that pleasing aesthetic look. Do not get us wrong! A good paint job will do the magic but there are several other ways you can give your ride such a unique and jaw-dropping look on the road. Car wrapping isn’t a new technology. […]

10 Simple Ways To Make Your Car Last Longer

Drivers who know how to properly treat their vehicle with regular upkeep and maintenance, as well as proper driving technique, get far more kilometers out of their purchase than those who don’t. We’re going to share the most important tips to help make your car last a long time and show you how this could potentially save you thousands of dollars over time. 1. Don’t ignore your owner’s manual Inside the glove box of every purchased car is an owner’s manual. Consider this your bible for taking good care of your car. Ignore it and you could be sent to car […]