(NewsUSA) - Your teen has just passed driver's ed and received their license, but is he or she really ready to hit the road? Teaching your new driver safe vehicle operation is crucial. But sometimes, safety overshadows other considerations, like the importance of routine vehicle service.
(BPT) - To most people, a tire is a tire is a tire. To the naked eye, that's absolutely correct: They are black and round. However, upon further inspection, tires are one of the most technologically advanced parts of a car, influencing the braking, steering, comfort, handling, safety and fuel efficiency. They are also the only parts actually touching the road.
(NewsUSA) - You drive safely and follow your vehicle's maintenance schedule, but that doesn't mean you'll never find trouble on the road. But with a little preparation, you can handle almost any roadside breakdown. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the most common types of roadside breakdowns:
(NewsUSA) - Summertime brings longer days and ideal driving conditions to much of the United States. However, summer weather can also lull drivers into a false sense of security, according to data from a survey conducted by Michelin. Approximately two-thirds of the drivers surveyed (67 percent) reported feeling safer while driving during the summer; their top reasons were better weather (81 percent) and better road conditions (83 percent).