Category Archives: Driving Safety

Driving a Vehicle with Rear-Wheel Drive in Snow

Rear-wheel drive isn’t known for performing very well in poor road conditions, but it isn’t impossible or even inherently dangerous. For one, rear-wheel drive vehicles perform much better in snow than they used to, now that traction control systems have … Continue reading

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BMW X1 and X2 Are 2017 IIHS Top Safety Picks

The new BMW X1 and X2, part of BMW’s Sports Activity Vehicle X Series, have been named 2017 IIHS Top Safety Picks. The IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) puts vehicles through rigorous crash tests and only gives this designation … Continue reading

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How to Check and Fill Tires

It’s getting colder, and changes in temperature can have a significant effect on the air pressure in your tires. Don’t let your tires get low when you need them in top shape for the bad weather ahead! If you don’t … Continue reading

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How to Escape a Sinking Car

Whether you’re driving on a bridge that collapses or you lose control of your car near water, becoming submerged in water is a real possibility, especially for anyone living near large bodies of water. There are several steps you can … Continue reading

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July Is Cell Phone Courtesy Month—Don’t Text and Drive

Like practically any new technology, cell phones are simultaneously a blessing and a curse. We all love the connectivity they give us—we can look up information no matter where we are and stay connected to our loved ones. However, we … Continue reading

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