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Car Makes That Are No Longer Around

We often have to make tough decisions here at Used Cars On-Line about what Makes/Models appear in our search results. After all, if you include every single make and model made around the entire world, the search would be really cumbersome. Which got me thinking about the makes that are no longer with us. (more…)

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The Rare and Extinct Eagle

Bald Eagle’s had a flirtation with extinction, until the US Government put measure in place to save them.  Shortly after the US Government saved Chrysler, the Eagle brand was born, but unlike the bird, the car brand itself no longer survives today. (more…)

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The Cars of Breaking Bad

The creators of Breaking Bad put lots of subtle details into every aspect of the popular show, which details the downfall of high school chemistry teacher Walter White.  One of the most noticeable for me as a car guy is the characters distinctive vehicles. (more…)

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Drivetrain – What’s the Difference?

One of the primary characteristics of any used car you’ll want to buy is it’s drivetrain.  What this means is; how is the car propelled forward?  This may seem like an odd question to ask, after all you just want it to go!  But which wheels push the car make a huge impact on control, driving and even gas mileage. (more…)

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The History of Bentleys

Today, Bentley is synonymous with luxury.  You may rarely see them in real life, but you’ve probably seen them in a rap video or on MTV’s Cribs.  Bentley has an interesting history and it may surprise you to know they are German owned today (more on that later). (more…)

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Top 5 Outdoorsy Car Gimmicks

Do you love the outdoors?  When purchasing a used car you probably envision the car next to a campfire and loaded with gear. Car manufacturers know this, and especially during the SUV boom they tried anything to make their car seem the most outdoorsy.  Here are our five bizarre favorites. (more…)

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Shared Parts – Cars That Are Also Other Cars

On the surface, it seems like there are quite a lot of auto manufacturers out there.  Why in the 90s, USA manufacturers alone we had:  Chevy, GMC, Pontiac, Oldsmobile, HUMMER, Geo, Cadillac, Saturn, Buick, Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Dodge, Jeep, Chrysler, Plymouth.  Of course, all of these diversity is actually only 3 companies:  General Motors, Ford Motors, and Chrysler. (more…)

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