Tag: new cars

Cars & Trucks

What’s the Story With Headlight Glare?

February 23, 2024. Ellen R. Delisio

Newer LED headlights seem brighter and more blinding than their halogen predecessors. But change is on the way.

Budget-Wise & Cars & Trucks

The Cheapest New Cars of 2024

December 15, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

A great vehicle for less than $20,000? Believe it. The cheapest new cars of 2024 deliver more than you might expect for the price.

Electric Vehicles

Are Electric Vehicles Safe?

September 01, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

With safety ratings and studies to back it up, EVs are proving to be as safe as, if not safer than, traditional gas-powered vehicles.

Cars & Trucks

Ask a Mechanic: What Is Proper Tire Care?

June 27, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

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

Cars & Trucks

Top 5 Reasons for Check Engine Light

June 09, 2023. 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 History

The Extraordinary History of Hot Wheels

June 08, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

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

Auto History

Women in Automotive History

March 10, 2023. 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 Worst Cars in History

March 07, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

Design fails. Cheap manufacturing. Unorganized management. For one reason or another, these go down in history for all the wrong reasons.

Auto History

A Seat Belt History Timeline

March 02, 2023. Andrew Sheldon

Looking back, seat belts weren’t always widely accepted. Now, they save thousands of lives each year.

Cars & Trucks

How to Donate Your Car

September 07, 2022. Andrew Sheldon

Donating your car to charity has several benefits, but the process can be tricky if you’ve never done it before.