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Auto insight: What makes synthetic oil different from conventional oil?

Auto insight: What makes synthetic oil different from conventional oil?

There was a time when you were considered a “responsible” vehicle owner if you changed the oil and oil filter every 3,000 miles and had your tires rotated every other…

Catch a glimpse of fall colors on these awesome off-road trails

Catch a glimpse of fall colors on these awesome off-road trails

The fall months are a great time for families to enjoy the great outdoors with the changing of colors and much cooler temperatures. If you don’t already have a fall…

8 ways to protect the value of your car this winter

8 ways to protect the value of your car this winter

Your car is one of your most prized possessions. It’s your road-trip partner, your chauffer each morning and your home away from home when you’re on the go. Because you…

Best way to handle aggressive drivers? Model better behavior

Best way to handle aggressive drivers? Model better behavior

Aggressive drivers speed, drive too fast or carelessly, change lanes without warning, cut off other vehicles, tailgate and pass in ways that endanger others. Aggressive driving likely causes “a substantial…

Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips

Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips

When cousins Bo and Luke Duke from the television series The Dukes of Hazzard named their car “The General Lee,” they had the famous General Robert E. Lee in mind.…

Shopping for a new vehicle? 5 questions to ask yourself before signing on the dotted line

Shopping for a new vehicle? 5 questions to ask yourself before signing on the dotted line

It’s that time again – time to buy a new car. Maybe you’re excited because you’ve been dreaming of getting new wheels for a long time now. Or maybe you’re…

Parents, prevent heatstroke by never leaving a child alone in a car

Parents, prevent heatstroke by never leaving a child alone in a car

Warm weather is great for trips to the pool or beach, but not so good for the inside of cars, which can rise to deadly temperatures in a very short…

Keep your car cool on the road this summer

Keep your car cool on the road this summer

Summer temperatures can be notoriously hard on your car. Whether it’s a summer road trip or your daily commute to work, you could potentially find yourself stranded on the side…

Teenager danger: Five rules for young drivers

Teenager danger: Five rules for young drivers

If you’re feeling nervous about handing the car keys to your teenager for the first time, you’re not alone. It’s a common sentiment given some sobering statistics. According to teendriversource.org,…

Eight car safety features that could save your life

Eight car safety features that could save your life

It’s a scary thought. You glance down to grab your travel mug or change the radio station just as the van traveling in front of you slams on the brakes.…

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