Automotive

Car Maintenance

Instant Headlight Cleaner for Your Car

Don't be that person who washes the car but forgets about the all-important (and often grimy) headlights! Mix one cup…

Vehicles

Luxury Cars Without Luxury Price Tags

The 2014 Mercedes S550 sedan offers reclining rear seats with hot stone massage, heated armrests and an electric gliding ottoman…"Magic…

Car Maintenance

How to Remove a Bumper Sticker Without Scratching Your Car

Time to remove the old campaign sticker? The college decal? The bumper sticker that once seemed so funny—but isn't anymore?…

Car Maintenance

Proven Ways to Make Your Car Last 300,000 Miles

Some drivers appear to have great luck keeping their vehicles trouble free for many years—even decades. Others don’t even make…

Car Maintenance

Does Your Car Smell Funny?

An odd odor often signals trouble... Lots of smells can invade an automobile, some that are benign and others that…

Vehicles

Amazing Car Trunk Extender

Warm weather means you'll see lots of yard sales when you're out driving, particularly on weekend mornings. But what happens…

Car Maintenance

How to Remove Tar from Your Car

If an unexpected section of fresh blacktop recently sprayed some tar on your car exterior, here's what to do. Spritz…

Vehicles

Best New Cars Under $20,000

(One costs only $16,020) A decade ago, if you wanted to spend less than $20,000 for a new car, you…

Vehicles

Cars Worth Waiting For—Dynamic New Models Available Later This Year

Many of the impressive new cars and trucks displayed at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit are…

Vehicles

Now’s the Time to Buy a Hybrid Car. Here’s Why…

A few years ago, picking which hybrid or electric vehicle to buy was fairly simple—there weren’t many to choose from.…

Driving

Car Seat Heaters Cause “Toasted Skin Syndrome” Rash

You may love your car’s “butt warmer,” that built-in seat heater. But did you know that it may be toasting…

Driving

For Safer Driving, Put a Baby Photo On Board

Remember those yellow and black “Baby On Board” placards that hung from inside so many car windows a few years…

Automotive

Do the New Auto-Safety Devices Prevent Car Crashes?

Some do…Some don’t The latest automotive-safety technologies don’t just help us survive car crashes—they actually can prevent crashes. The devices…

Car Maintenance

Keep Your Windshield Frost Free

If you dread scraping your car windshield on frosty, freezing mornings, then this tip is for you. When you park…

Driving

Don’t Let a New Car Drive You Crazy!

Today’s dashboards can be fun to use…or ridiculously complex It used to be that operating a car’s entertainment and information…