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Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

Tire inflation tips for safety and tire longevity

*Do not over inflate your tires, it causes tire deformation which may lead to tire burst, poor handling, bumpy ride, decreased braking, ABS malfunction..
* Do not under inflate your tires, it causes overheating due to sidewall over flexing, high rolling resistance leading to increased fuel consumption, tire burst,
*Cold inflation pressure is always lower when tire is cold than when  heated up. Always check your inflation pressure when tire is cold. Pressure can rise by up to 4 psi when tire is hot. There is about 1 psi increase in pressure for a 10 degree rise in temperature
*Tires require less refill when nitrogen gas is used in place of air. Tires have microscopic pores through which air can escape over time. With nitrogen which have bigger molecules than oxygen, tire p..

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Advantages of hybrid cars over conventional internal combustion engine only cars

Advantages of hybrid cars over conventional internal combustion engine only cars

Some people are inquisitive about what the advantages of hybrid cars over conventional cars are. The negative experience some previous and present users of hybrid cars have has contributed to creating phobia in even people who are yet to have a feel of a hybrid car.
Let me just list in bullet points some of the advantages of a hybrid car compared to its non hybrid counterparts. For example, camry hybrid versus conventional camry i4/V6. I am using camry as an example for this comparism because they are one of the the most common hybrids models that we find around and they also have the non hybrid counterparts. 
Below are some of the advantages:
- They are fuel economical especially for city driving. They cut the expenses on fuel to about half. For instance, a 2007 camry hy..

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