Daily Driver


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Daily Driver

Technology one uses each day at work. Examples of daily drivers include personal computers and smart phones. A daily driver implies reliability and steadiness in the face of new technologies that are flashy but may take time to accept.
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Because, Oppenheiser explains, during the development of the sixth-generation Camaro they anticipated from the very start the likely permutations that the car would have, be it the first-mentioned daily driver or the second-mentioned ZL1 that can ride on the street or the track with equal aplomb.
"Americans have active lifestyles, so what you can do with a truck is you can use it as your daily driver to go back and forth to work; you can use it as your family car when you want to take the kids out.
"Our goal is to check all the boxes for the daily driver and do so at a price point that let's everybody participate," Frohnmayer said.
Do you drive it like a berserker and get a headline economy figure that's a million miles from the manufacturers claims, do you soft-pedal it around in order to try to replicate the official consumption figures or do you just ignore the fact that it's an eco car and use it exactly as you would your normal daily driver? Take this Volvo V60 D6 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid.
Despite its hardcore credentials, Lexus is aiming to build something you can easily use as your daily driver.
In addition there will be daily driver trainings carried out to ensure our customers drivers are fully aware of the driving style required to promote safety as well as saving fuel and maintenance costs.
For the daily driver who maintains proper tire inflation pressure, anticipating when stresses could affect vehicle tires and making suitable adjustments are important.
The Street 750 is suited for city riding and daily driver duties.
The route is expected to see its daily driver total grow from 83,000 today to 130,000 in the next 20 years.
Volkswagen has long been a master of the diesel domain, and the Golf TDI is a fine example of a practical daily driver that can stretch a dollar.
I replaced the tyre from a local dealer, which brings me to the problems of the daily driver - "the dreaded pothole".
Simply put, there is absolutely no compromise to the GTC and it can be whatever you want - a hard-charging, paddle-shifting bruiser, or a softly-riding, daily driver.