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Safe Driving Tips for Hazardous Conditions

Driving is so routine, it’s easy to let safety slip your mind. These tips will help you navigate dangerous roads and other questionable conditions.


Why Are Popular Car Colors So Boring? A Brief History of Car Paint

The most common car colors have gone from all the luminous colors of the rainbow to a mix of black, white and gray. Here’s why.

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Ask a Mechanic: What Is Proper Tire Care?

We went to an expert to learn more about proper tire care and maintenance.

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How to Avoid Vehicle History Report Scams

Obtaining a vehicle history report is a crucial step in buying or selling a car. Unfortunately, scams dealing with these reports are rampant.

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The Extraordinary History of Hot Wheels

A half-century ago, 16 Hot Wheels arrived on toy store shelves. Today, billions of these miniature cars race around the world.

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Start These Savings Challenges Now

Savings challenges are a great way to ensure you’re accumulating enough money to fund life’s biggest purchases.

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The History of Ice Cream Trucks

Ice cream trucks have been traveling along American roads for a century, spreading from one Ohio city to neighborhoods across the country.

The Summer of Safety Is Here

With summer comes an increased risk to teenagers on the roadways. Here’s how you can help keep them safe.

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The Top Speeding Ticket Excuses

From running late to bringing home hot food, these are the most common traffic ticket excuses.

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The Stories Behind Popular Car Logos and Names

Most car logos and names are synonymous with their brand. But how did each marque create theirs?