Avoiding Summer Tire Failures

With summer rapidly approaching, Americans across the country will be filing into their vehicles for vacations, road trips and sightseeing drives. These can end abruptly, though, due to issues on the road, like tire failures. Make sure that you get where you’re going by following these tips to avoid potential tire blowouts. Inflate Correctly Before… Read more »

Automatic Brakes Are a Go

For the past few years, automatic emergency braking was a feature only found on higher end cars. However, 20 automakers along with the United States Department of Transportation have recently announced that they are going to make it a standard feature in all new cars by September 2022, reports ABC News. Seeing that it is… Read more »

Winter Tires vs. All-Seasons: Know the Differences

Deciding which tires are best for your vehicle often depends on the time of year and where you live. Chances are your vehicle is outfitted with all-season tires, especially if it has recently left the factory. While these tires can sometimes be fine throughout the entire year, you may need to switch to winter tires… Read more »

Electric Vehicles Efficiency not Unconditional

Electric vehicles are incredibly efficient and ecofriendly, with capabilities of traveling hundreds of miles without need a charge. They even require exponentially less maintenance than traditional combustion engines. More importantly, they are incredibly ecologically friendly, not emitting harmful CO2 into the atmosphere. Electric motors are a great alternative to gas vehicles and a great answer… Read more »

Vehicle Safety is Where the Rubber Meets the Road

Bald tires are incredibly dangerous. Bald tires are the reason for thousands of accidents every year. These are very preventable incidents whereby prevention only starts with you, the driver. If you cannot afford to maintain the safety of your vehicle, you should not be driving it.   There is a 26% accident rate for cars… Read more »

Do These Things So Your Windshield Wipers Wear Well

The importance and effectiveness of windshield wipers are often overlooked, but the proper care of this car part is crucial to safe driving. Also, making you’re your windshield wipers wear well can save you a lot of grief, aggravation, time and money along the way. Here’s 4 ways to make this happen. Make it a… Read more »

Basic Car Maintenance Tips for the Frugal

We all know how important it is to keep your oil changed every 3-5,000 miles when it comes to maintaining the longevity of your car. There is so much more you need to do to not only improve your engine and handling performance, but also drive down your maintenance and regular cost.   Tire Rotation… Read more »