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Cars & Trucks

The Ultimate Guide on How to Defog Windows in Your Car

June 23, 2022. Roberto Cruz

Other than aggressive drivers and traffic jams, it’s hard to name something more annoying than figuring out how to defog windows during a long commute.

Auto History

The History of the Car Wash Industry

June 16, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Car wash history began with workers pushing cars from station to station. Now cars are pristinely cleaned by machines in mere minutes.

Cars & Trucks

What Is Horsepower? Common Car Terms Explained

June 15, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

You’ve heard these automotive terms since you first got behind the wheel. But do you really know what they mean?

Auto Insurance

Caring for and Insuring Classic Cars

June 10, 2022. Nicole Wakelin

Advice for keeping the vintage car of your dreams in mint condition.

Cars & Trucks

Top 5 Reasons for Check Engine Light

June 09, 2022. AAA Staff

What is your car trying to tell you when the check engine light turns on? Find out the most common reasons and how to identify the source.

Auto Insurance

Should You Buy Rental Car Insurance?

June 03, 2022. Vanessa Young

Before you rent your next car, learn whether you should sign up for additional coverage on the spot.

Auto History

The History of Air Conditioning in Cars

June 02, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

In less than a century, automotive air conditioning went from a rudimentary luxury item to a universal feature.

Road Trips

What to Do When Your Car Breaks Down on a Road Trip

May 23, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Having car trouble is never a fun experience, but it’s all the more stressful when it occurs out-of-town.

Cars & Trucks

The Origins of Popular Car Idioms and Expressions

May 23, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Turns of phrase are a dime a dozen. But for our money, car idioms take the cake. Learn how these expressions came to be.

Auto History

A Timeline of Car Radio History

May 16, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

From Motorola and in-car record players to cassettes, CDs and Bluetooth, replay the tracks of car radio history.