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Most And Least Expensive Vehicles For Maintenance Costs

The true cost of owning a car goes beyond the sticker price. Maintenance, for example, is an expense that can add up quite a bit over time. Recently a car repair company analyzed their own data to find out which car brands and models require the most maintenance over time. YourMechanic.com looked...
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Is It Safe To Use Cruise Control When It Is Raining?

You car's cruise control can be a lifesaver on a long road trip. But when it starts to rain, is it a good idea to keep the cruise control on or off? There has been an Internet story that has been circulating for a while that shares the story of a car that began to hydro-plane when it was raining...
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Packing Your Car For A Road Trip

Time to load up the Family Truckster and hit the road! Not so fast! Space in your vehicle isn't unlimited and you got to leave enough room for yourself and your passengers along with everyone's stuff! So pack your car, truck, SUV or van smartly by limiting the amount of snacks. An essential part of...
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How To Help Those Affected by I-75 Accident On Thursday, January 3, 2019

On Thursday, January 3, 2019 a vehicle crash occurred on Interstate 75 at mile marker 394, south of Alachua at about 3:40 pm. A tractor-trailer and a car collided in a northbound lane and careered through a guardrail into southbound traffic, striking a van, another car and another tractor-trailer...
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Do You Turn On Your Car's Parking Lights When You Park?

So what are the parking lights on your car used for? Your car has them but do you remember the last time you used them? The flasher or hazard light setting covers your car if it becomes disabled on the roadway. Headlights light the way at night and taillights makes sure no one runs into you at...
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Tips On Transporting Your Christmas Tree Home Safely

O' Christmas Tree, O' Christmas Tree, how do we get you from the lot to our home? It's an easy question for those with a truck or van but for those with cars, it's a daunting task. AAA estimates that 20 million Americans who bought a real Christmas tree in the last three years didn’t properly...
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Latest Auto Technology Making Our Roads Very Unsafe

It appears that our love of technology is making our roads unsafe. Besides texting and driving and retweeting while behind the wheel, our car's technology is distracting for for dangerously long periods of time, on average 40 seconds per incident, according to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic...
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Riding With Your Feet On The Dashboard is Dangerous

If you enjoy riding in the passenger seat of the car with your feet on the dashboard, you may want to stop the practice. A Georgia woman says she regularly put her feet on top of the dashboard and now regrets it. Two years ago, the car she was in was involved in an accident that caused the airbags...
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Following Another Car Is A Dangerous Practice

The days of the car caravan may be over as the practice of following another car actually is a risky business. Drivers who follow another car to the same destination are more likely to drive dangerously. The study found that drivers following the lead car drove faster, made turns at more erratic...
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12-Year Old Girl Uses Van's Safety Feature To Prevent Kidnapping

An incredible story of a fast thinking 12 year old that prevented a carjacking and kidnapping! Maddie Weiler, her 7-year old sister, Mollie and their mother were all traveling to Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, Virginia last Saturday when they witnessed a car accident a few cars in front of them...
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