Car Jargon 101
21 Aug
2014
Written by admin

Car Jargon 101 »

Maybe you’re like me a few years ago and you have no idea about all the terms used in car reviews and websites. ESC, ABS, RPM, MPG, what’s all of this and why should you care? If you’re a car enthusiast – or at least looking to by a car – then you should know [...]

Driving Teens: The Safest and Most Affordable Used Cars for Teenagers
20 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Driving Teens: The Safest and Most Affordable Used Cars for Teenagers »

Most teenagers like to think about the car they would like to drive, but it is usually best to think of the safest car a teenager can drive. And when it comes to buying your daughter a safety concern on wheels then you better have some knowledge on what are the safest used cars for [...]

Volvo V40
16 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Volvo V40 »

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The Germans haven’t always been a key player in the compact sport sedan industry. The V40′s first steps was the Volvo S40, introduced to the US in the year 2000, and it was Volvo’s first hint at stealing a piece of the market from other compact sedan makers. Volvo changed things up a bit and [...]

Tesla Model S
14 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Tesla Model S »

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Get in on the plug in trend and drop the gas prices out of your mind forever. Tesla Model S is an electric vehicle (EV)  and getting one of these makes a lot of financial sense if you drive long distances every day – and if you have the $69,000 it costs to get one of [...]

10 Tips for Better Car Safety during the Winter
13 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

10 Tips for Better Car Safety during the Winter »

If you live in have to drive through the snow you should make your ride is weather-proof with these simple tips. You may be ready for #GotSnow, but is your car? http://t.co/IiR5flddSr #wfmynews2 pic.twitter.com/WyItHsEedI — WFMY News 2 (@WFMY) February 11, 2014 1. Tires should be properly inflated although not to the brim. Tire pressure [...]

Top 5 Family-Friendly SUVs
12 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Top 5 Family-Friendly SUVs »

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Parents face a tough task when choosing a vehicle for their family. Choosing a family car is no easy task and you absolutely have to do research on it. The car you choose has to be safe, reliable and with enough space to fit a family. Fortunately, every year the US News releases their top [...]

Child Safety Tips Everyone Should Know
11 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Child Safety Tips Everyone Should Know »

The law sets standards for child safety in your vehicle. By law, the driver is almost always responsible for what happens to the passengers. The only case where this doesn’t apply is for passengers aged 14 years and over who must be wearing their seat belt at all times – and even if the law [...]

Tips For Driving At Night
8 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Tips For Driving At Night »

Night driving is not only unnatural but it is also very dangerous. Humans are day creatures and our eyesight works best with light – our bodies are not made to prowl around at night unlike cats for example. When it is dark, depth and color perception are impaired as well as central and peripheral vision. [...]

Fuel Economy 101
7 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Fuel Economy 101 »

With the recent boom of hybrid and full electric vehicles the phrase ‘miles per gallon’ and ‘fuel efficient’ pops up time and again. But in this era of electronic cars what is fuel efficiency in fuel-less cars? How is that determined and how can you improve your gas mileage? These are important questions because often [...]

Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Cars
7 Aug
2014
Written by Cathleen Smith

Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Cars »

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Gas prices continue to rise and for many of us this means using our car less often or selling our current car and exchanging it for another with better gas mileage. There are many options out there that include electric cars, hybrids, efficient gasoline autos and even cars that run on diesel. The website Consumer [...]