Tag: automobiles

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 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.

Cars & Trucks

Different Types of Fuel and What’s Best for Your Car

May 24, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

New types of fuel are emerging, but is gasoline still your best bet?

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.

Auto History

The History of Crash Test Dummies

March 08, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

When pigs, cadavers and driverless cars couldn’t get the job done, crash test dummies were called upon to make cars safer.

Auto History

Women in Automotive History

February 28, 2022. Sarah Hopkins

Discover the history behind the world’s first road trip, see the evolution of the windshield wiper and more with these women in automotive history.

Auto History

The Black Pioneers of the Automotive Industry

February 07, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Whether breaking color barriers or inventing critical safety features, these are some of the Black pioneers that revolutionized the car world.

Road Trips

Unique Museums of the Northeast

January 21, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

From classic candies to silver screen treasures and everything in between, the Northeast has shrines to just about anything you can think of.

Cars & Trucks

The 10 Most-Read Automotive Stories of 2021

December 28, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

Wondering what readers found most interesting, informative and entertaining? Take a look at our top stories of the year.

Cars & Trucks

The Cheapest New Cars of 2022

December 22, 2021. Andrew Sheldon

A great vehicle for less than $20,000? Believe it. The cheapest new cars of 2021 deliver more than you might expect for the price.