“I’d follow you anywhere!” That’s fine to say to your sweetheart, but these days, more and more people are saying it to their GPS…and it’s getting them into some dangerous situations. Just a few days ago, a bug in the Apple Maps program sent a few drivers across an Alaskan airport runway used by 737 [...]
OK, so we all know it’s dangerous to text and drive, and in most states it’s actually illegal. Cops can pull you over for using your phone behind the wheel. Some can even check to see if you were texting before having an accident. But still, distracted driving is at the heart of more and [...]
Car collections are a way to share other people’s passions, fuel your own, and become more educated about your favorite vehicles. For those who don’t have access to personal collections, car museums offer the opportunity to learn not only about the mechanics of vehicles, but their history as well. Petersen Automotive Museum – Los Angeles, [...]
You’ve gotten your car detailed and placed ads to sell it. What happens when you actually get a buyer? You have a few tasks to take care of before you make the handoff to the new owner. Before the Sale Credit: janetmck w/CC License First, completely clean out your car. Buyers don’t want to sit [...]
Passport? Check. Airline ticket? Check. Hotel reservation? Check. Car insurance? You may not be aware of insurance rules and regulations in foreign countries. The U.S. State Department says more than a “million people are killed in road accidents every year.” Since many of these accidents occur overseas[CE1] , you must remain vigilant when driving abroad, [...]
Important people require important cars, and some of the most important people in the world have invested huge amounts of money in what could easily be called “super cars.” These are vehicles that go above and beyond the average mode of transport. Since the Kennedy assassination, care has been taken to keep presidents, religious figures, [...]
Microcars have been gaining popularity in recent years, but also have a surprisingly rich history. They now occupy a significant portion of the automobile industry in both the U.S. and Europe, and may very well be the cars of the future. 
In 2013, the projected budget for United States state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies is $2 billion, which is an increase of $375.6 million from the year before.  The English and Welsh police force is the most expensive in the world , costing an estimated £4,808,807,759 or $7,568,340,000 from 2010-2011.  Surprisingly, some [...]
Traditionally, manuals were more popular than automatics- they were cheaper to buy and maintain, fun to drive, and got better fuel economy. Is that still the case?
Car companies are constantly trying to encourage consumers to purchase new cars with incentives and there are a growing number of cars selling under MSRP. Not only are consumers asking if they should buy a car, but more importantly if now is a good time.