Safety

5 Efficient Ways to Help Family and Friends With Their Cars

5 Efficient Ways to Help Family and Friends With Their Cars

The job description for a “Family and Friends Fleet Manager” may look like this: – Must have experience working with, on or around automobiles, preferably multiple makes, foreign and domestic. – Must demonstrate proper maintenance knowledge of routine procedures, for multiple automobiles, including oil changes, tire rotations and fluid exchanges. – Must show an ability […]

Are You Sitting Comfortably? Posture Tips for Drivers [Infographic]

Are You Sitting Comfortably? Posture Tips for Drivers [Infographic]

On your very first driving lesson your instructor should teach you the basic aspects of driving safely and one of the first things they’ll discuss is your posture. This occurs so early on in the process, which many of us forget over the years just how important driving posture can be. Sitting comfortably, with your […]

Here Comes Winter, Time to Garage the Sports Car...

Here Comes Winter, Time to Garage the Sports Car…

Disclosure: This article is sponsored by Hankook Tires. All views and opinions expressed here are my own. Check out our advertising guidelines to see why we’d never steer you wrong. Well folks, winter is quickly approaching, and as those of us in the cooler climates know, that means a change in how we get around. […]

Is Texting While Driving as Bad as Driving Drunk?

Is Texting While Driving as Bad as Driving Drunk?

Author Bio: I am Andrea Phillips, a voracious reader and always looks out for happening topics related to cars & automotive. I specialize in subjects related to car reviews & auto insurance and use my spare time to write on topics related to cars, car insurance quotes, latest auto updates, etc. These days the cell […]

Kinivo: A Bluetooth Device With Drivers In Mind

Kinivo: A Bluetooth Device With Drivers In Mind

We all know texting and driving is stupid, but what about playing music and answering calls on the road? We’ve all been there.  Phone in your lap, go around one sharp corner…and it’s lost in the dark inescapable caverns of quarters past between the seat and center console, to dwell with the long lost nickels […]

What to Do After A Car Accident

What to Do After A Car Accident

The best car accident would be the one that never happens. From anti-lock-equipped disc brakes to the latest in electronic cruise control systems, 2013 automobiles have been attempting to lessen the occurrences of vehicle impacts. Unfortunately, the world is a place where bad decisions or mistakes happen with life-effecting results. While some vehicles may be more prone […]

Fiat 500 becomes friends with brick wall

The Fiat 500 is Trying to Kill You

If you’ve got a Fiat 500 sitting in your garage right now, then…well, my condolences. Not that it’s a bad car, or…actually maybe it is, since it was just rated as the least safe car on the road. Or more specifically, the worst vehicle for protecting passengers from injuries. So who earned the #2-5 spots? […]

Just Days After Showroom Release, Ford Recalls 2013 Escape

Just Days After Showroom Release, Ford Recalls 2013 Escape

Officially going on sale this month, the 2013 Ford Escape reinvents the pivotal small utility product offering from the blue oval brand. With only about a week available to driving customers, the 2013 model year vehicle has to manoeuvre itself through a safety recall. The problem necessitating the recall for over 8,200 newly produced 2013 […]