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The Fastest Italian Cars Ever Made
Italy has nine automakers, many of which make luxury supercars. Many of the fastest Italian cars are also the world's quickest and most luxurious vehicles.
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Jerry
May 16, 2022
These 2022 European Cars Have Some Of the Best Interiors
Some European cars exude luxury with their interior seats, infotainment systems, and other features.
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Jerry
May 02, 2022
Best European Sports Cars
Sleek and unique, European sports cars have trailblazed the auto industry. But just because they’re speed machines, doesn’t mean they’re out of your price range.
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Jerry
May 01, 2022
Mitsubishi and Renault Collaborated to Make a Car Only Sold In Europe
The 2023 Colt will be returning to the market as a collaboration between Renault and Mitsubishi. However, it will only be sold in Europe.
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Jerry
Apr 29, 2022
These Are the Best Selling Cars in Europe Right Now
Most of the best-selling cars in Europe are not popular or available in the U.S. like the Dacia Sandero.
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Jerry
Apr 12, 2022
Renault Just Suspended Its Plant in Moscow
Due to international pressure from the Ukraine/Russia war, Renault temporarily shut down its Moscow plant. Though the company is following sanctions, it's still doing business in Russia.
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Jerry
Apr 05, 2022
The Citroën DS Is a Quirky Classic
The Citroën DS was futuristic and innovative for its time with both its design and mechanical features.
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Jerry
Mar 28, 2022
Russia's War with Ukraine Will Affect the Auto Industry
The Russian and Ukrainian war not only affects the automotive industry's production, it may also lead to a rise in gas prices.
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Jerry
Mar 14, 2022
Why Do Some French People Set Fire to Cars on New Year's Eve?
Every New Year, some French citizens take part in an odd tradition, one that has roots in political unrest.
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Jerry
Jan 28, 2022
How to Rent or Lease a Car in Europe
Jetting off to see Italy, France, or other European countries for yourself? Here's how to lease or rent a car in Europe.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
The EU Needs To Do More To Reduce Van Emissions
Transport and Environment is a European campaign group that is pushing the EU to increase CO2 reduction targets for commercial vans. This will help encourage van makers to move away from gas-powered engines.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
The Citroen Ami Is Coming to America
The Citroen Ami might be available soon for car-sharing in Washington, D.C. In France, where the Ami was launched, the tiny car can be purchased and driven by 14-year-olds.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
EU Approves Key Climate Change Law
EU members approved a key climate change law to enforce emissions targets across industries. Policymakers are now working on proposing new policies to reduce emissions.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Hyundai Is Testing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus in Europe
Hyundai is working with bus operators in Germany to test its hydrogen fuel cell bus. The automaker plans to run more tests with other bus companies in the future.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
4 Popular American Cars That Didn't Do Well In Europe
The Chevy Corvette, Jeep Wrangler, and some other best-selling cars in America, don’t do as well in the European market.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
2021 Marks Vespa's 75th Anniversary—and They're Still Trendy as Ever
Vespa, one of the most iconic European scooter brands, is celebrating its 75th anniversary. You’ll be able to buy a limited edition scooter in commemoration.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Red Bull Pulls Costly Stunt in Kiev, Tarnishes Sacred World Heritage Site
Red Bull wanted to celebrate Ukrainian independence day, and despite being told not to, they pulled a stunt outside a World Heritage Site, it definitely backfired.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Renault's New EV Crossover Has A Unique Safety Feature
Renault has unveiled their first electric vehicle which has several elements that not only set it apart from its other vehicles, but also sets it apart from other EVs.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Italy Wants to Shield Supercars From Combustion Engine Ban
The European Union wants to ban combustion engines from 2035, but Italy is pushing back on behalf of Ferrari and Lamborghini.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022

All Questions on Europe

Are F1 cars equipped with traction control?
I’ve been watching some Formula One and it’s inspired me to look into F1 cars! I was just wondering if the cars come equipped with traction control.
Sean Boehme
Feb 28, 2022
How do you get an extra key for a Volvo?
What are my options to obtain a new key for a European car? I know the European manufacturers have different standards.
Sophie Newman
Jul 23, 2021
How many electric cars are in Europe?
I recently returned from a trip to Europe and noticed that they had a ton of electric cars. Do you know how many electric cars are in Europe in total?
Preston Vanderslice
Feb 11, 2022
Is driving in Paris difficult?
So my boyfriend and I are heading to the Paris Dog Show (he’s a dog photographer), and he wants to rent a car to get around. I think he’s nuts—or am I nuts? The more important question is, is driving in Paris difficult?
Jason Tushinski
Apr 06, 2022
Is driving the Ring of Kerry dangerous?
I’m heading to Ireland with my Uncle Seamus, who hasn’t been back in years. He’s insisting we drive the Ring of Kerry, but **I** will have to drive (because he never learned)—is driving the Ring of Kerry difficult?
Jason Tushinski
Apr 06, 2022
How is driving in London?
We’re taking the kids to London and they’re very excited—besides them wanting to know if they can greet Londoners by exclaiming “‘ello Guvna!” (can they?), I'm more concerned with getting around and am considering renting a car. So, how is driving in London?
Jason Tushinski
Apr 06, 2022
Is driving in Spain easy?
I’ve planned a trip to Spain to participate in La Tomatina and join in the world’s largest tomato fight in July. I’ll be renting a car and touring the country while there, so I was wondering—is driving in Spain easy?
Jason Tushinski
Apr 06, 2022
Do I need an international driving permit to drive in Gran Canaria?
I’m going to the Canary Islands soon and want to drive while there. Should I get an international driving permit to drive in Gran Canaria?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
Does Greece require visitors to have an international driving permit?
I’m going to Greece for business and want to drive around some of the islands. Do I need an international driving permit in Greece?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
Does Iceland require drivers to have an international driving permit?
I’m going to Iceland for the first time. Do I need to get an international driving permit in Iceland?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
Do I need an international driving permit to drive in Ireland?
I’ve been told the best way to get around Ireland is to drive. Do I need to apply for an international driving permit in Ireland?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
Do I need an international driving license to drive in Italy?
I’ll be taking a road trip along the Amalfi Coast this summer. Do I need to get an international driving license to drive through Italy?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
How do I obtain an international driving permit for Italy?
I’m heading to Rome next month and need an international driving permit. How do I get an international driving permit to drive in Italy?
Rob Shapiro
Apr 07, 2022
Do I need an international driving license for Portugal?
I’m going to Portugal for two weeks for vacation this year and plan to rent a car to take on a seaside road trip. Am I going to be able to drive, though? Should I get an international driving license first?
Cassandra Hamilton
Apr 07, 2022
Do I need an international driving licence for Spain?
My family is going on vacation to Spain this summer. I’m really excited and I think I might rent a car so I can go exploring on my own. Will I be able to drive, though? Will my US license work in Spain, or do I need an international license?
Cassandra Hamilton
Apr 07, 2022
How do I get an International Driving Permit for Spain?
I’m going to study abroad in Spain for a semester, and I want to take some trips while I’m there. I plan on renting a car, but is my US license going to cut it? Is there some other type of driving permit I’ll need?
Cassandra Hamilton
Apr 07, 2022
Do I need an International Driving Permit in Switzerland?
I’m going on a European road trip this summer and I’m doing my research on what documents I’ll need to travel. Is my US license okay to drive in Switzerland, or will I need an International Driving Permit?
Cassandra Hamilton
Apr 08, 2022
Should I rent a car in Greece?
I’m going to Greece for a conference, and of course I want to do some sightseeing while I’m there! I’ve heard the public transportation is pretty good, but my boss is giving me the option to rent a car. Should I rent a car in Greece?
Alison Daurio
Apr 26, 2022
Should I rent a car in Amsterdam?
I’ll be visiting Amsterdam this spring and keep hearing that you shouldn’t drive there. Do I need to rent a car?
Alison Daurio
Apr 26, 2022
Should I rent a car in France?
I’m going on vacation to France soon, but it will be my first time visiting. Is there public transportation there, or should I rent a car?
Jacqulyn Graber
Apr 26, 2022
What is the best route From Paris to Rome?
I’ll be taking my dream European vacation this summer and am wondering: what is the best route to drive from Paris to Rome?
Matt Nightingale
May 17, 2022
How much does it cost to charge an electric car in Ireland?
I’m going to Ireland in the fall; it’s a trip I’ve been wanting to take since before the pandemic! I’ve been looking into whether or not I can rent an electric car and I’m curious if it’s more expensive over there each time you recharge the battery. How much does it cost to charge an electric car in Ireland?
Tara Malenfa
May 18, 2022

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