• 6 of the Most Dangerous Cars Past and Present

    6 of the Most Dangerous Cars Past and Present

    Carmakers tout their latest safety features and new technologies, but what about the cars that fall behind, putting their drivers and passengers at greater risk in a collision? These are the 6 most dangerous cars on the road, ranging from modern injury magnets to dangerous classics. Highest Death Rate in a Modern Car: 2012-2014 Hyundai

  • “It’ll Buff Out” and 7 Other Common Misconceptions About Auto Detailing

    “It’ll Buff Out” and 7 Other Common Misconceptions About Auto Detailing

    Once limited to professionals, detailing has increasingly become a hobby for car enthusiasts thanks to better access to chemicals, tools, and information. In turn, that has led to a lot of confusion about effective cleaning and restoration for both DIYers and those who pay professionals to help preserve their vehicles. Here are the most common

  • Headlights and Safety: Modern Technologies and Lighting Performance

    Headlights and Safety: Modern Technologies and Lighting Performance

    When you think of car safety, airbags, traction control, and crumple zones usually come to mind. However, headlights are just as important as they determine how much reaction time we have to avoid accidents at night and during storms. Nationwide, half of all crashes occur on dark roads, and one quarter on unlit roads. In

  • What to Do After Witnessing a Car Accident

    What to Do After Witnessing a Car Accident

    What should you do if you saw an accident? It’s something most of us don’t think of until it happens, so having a plan can make things safer for everyone involved. Here’s what you should do if you see a collision. Stay Safe If you’re on the road and need to stop, turn on your

  • What to Do When the Check Engine Light Turns on

    What to Do When the Check Engine Light Turns on

    What does it mean when your car’s check engine light or airbag light comes on? Should you pull over or keep driving? Here’s how you can make the right choices when deciding on how to proceed with driving and auto repairs. The Warning Lights Turn on When I Start the Car  The lights turn on

  • How New Aluminum Bodies Affect Body Repair

    How New Aluminum Bodies Affect Body Repair

    Aluminum may seem like an exotic material, but it’s been a part of the auto industry since the turn of the last century, and there’s a good chance your car has at least a few aluminum body parts. Here are some things you probably don’t know about this material. It’s Been Around a Long Time

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