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We're here to help you with sound advice, from buying a new or used vehicle to good old car care and maintenance tips. Here, in our Car Guide, there’s no such thing as a dumb question -- what are run-flat tires, how does car insurance work? Totally legitimate inquiries, and our team of motorists/writers help break it down. Have a question? Shoot us an email.

disc brakes vs drum brakes
Disc Brakes Vs Drum Brakes: The Differences & In-Depth Infographic
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Car Guide

We’re here to help you with sound advice, from buying a new or used vehicle to good old car care and maintenance tips. Here, in our Car Guide, there’s no such thing as a dumb question — what are run-flat tires, how does car insurance work? Totally legitimate inquiries, and our team of motorists/writers help break it down. Have a question? Shoot us an email.

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Smoother & more compact, the Wankel rotary engine is a unique alternative to the conventional piston engine. This infographic explains it all.

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disc brakes vs drum brakes

Disc Brakes Vs Drum Brakes: The Differences & In-Depth Infographic

Both do the same critical thing: stop your vehicle. But there are major differences between disc brakes vs drum brakes. We explain in-depth.

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Smoother & more compact, the Wankel rotary engine is a unique alternative to the conventional piston engine. This infographic explains it all.

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