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Car insurance terms you should know

Everyone has car insurance (we hope so, anyway). You’re supposed to have car insurance, and you can be fined for not having it or even not having proof of it if you get pulled over. If you don’t work in the insurance industry, there can be many confusing terms. Let’s go over some common car insurance terms and phrases that you need to know. Keep in mind that you have probably heard these all before, but maybe you haven’t taken the time to understand what they mean.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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How much can the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas tow?

As the largest Volkswagen SUV currently in production, the Volkswagen Atlas comes with loftier expectations than the Tiguan or the now-retired Touareg. The Atlas measures a foot longer than the Tiguan and about ten inches longer than the Touareg and it rises 70 inches above the ground. Despite it being the largest Volkswagen currently made, it is still classified as a midsize SUV. With that being said, one can’t help but wonder how much the Atlas is able to tow. Well, when properly equipped, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas can pull up to 5,000 lbs. That is more than enough to hook up a medium-sized trailer or camper. Keep reading to learn more about performance details.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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2019 Volkswagen Jetta performance

Just about everyone is familiar with the Volkswagen Jetta. This sedan has been one of the best-selling Volkswagen vehicles for more than a decade. It’s still 2018, but the 2019 Volkswagen Jetta is out and it is better than ever. There are many ways we measure the prestige of a car. How much technology does it have? How fast can it go? How does its engine perform? Let’s look at that last one. Keep reading to learn about what is under the new Jetta’s hood.  Read the rest of this entry >>