Most drivers are aware of the dangers of driving while distracted. However, something that many drivers do not realize is that in addition to the legal ramifications, these distractions can affect the premiums you pay for your auto... Continue
Distracted driving has been a matter of concern ever since the first cars rolled off the assembly line. In the early 1900s, when windshield wipers were first introduced on American cars, some worried that they would lull drivers into a... Continue
your hands free device makes it safer to use your cell phone while driving? Think
again. As it turns out,
hands free devices can still be a distraction, and although handsfree is still
better than handheld, both can lead to... Continue
For many years, driverless cars were the stuff of science fiction — an intriguing thought exercise, but nothing we ever expected to see in the real world.
That is all changing now, and quickly. Self-driving vehicles are in the testing... Continue
Purchasing an electric or hybrid vehicle isn't the only way to drive greener. Simple changes to your vehicle and driving habits can help reduce pollution. These changes can also increase your vehicle's fuel efficiency and safety. This... Continue
Driving risk takes many forms, and the loss of visibility poses a serious one.
Although weather conditions are beyond a driver's control, understanding the circumstances that may lead to weather events such as fog, sand and dust storms... Continue
Should You Rent a Car for Your Road Trip?
Road trips are a great way to see the sights, but do you really want to see them from your family car? For some of us, the answer is no. You might not want to up the number on your odometer and... Continue
Many drivers believe their behind-the-wheel skills smoothly shift between rural and urban driving. Your driver’s license and years of behind-the-wheel experience have prepared you to face the difficulties of any road—in theory.... Continue
For many teens, one of the most exciting times in their lives is when they drive by themselves for the first time. Not only is it a rite of passage declaring their burgeoning independence, but it is a milestone marking how much their... Continue