Cars

  • Tires won't protect you when lightning strikes your car

      

    To the contrary of what many think, it is not the tires that protect you when lightning strikes your car. The cloud-to-car lightning will usually hit the antenna or top parts of the roof,...

  • Could you be sued for texting a driver?

      

    Text-message senders, beware: U.S. courts are moving ever closer to blaming the sender of a text for car accidents that occur while the recipient is driving and...

  • Largest recall in U.S. history adds 40 million more airbag inflators to the list

      

    The largest and most complex automotive recall in U.S. history is getting even larger. Japanese air bag manufacturer Takata is set to add an additional 35 to 40 million more airbag...

  • Nissan recalls 3.5 million vehicles over air bag issue

      

    Nissan North America, Inc. is recalling 3.5 million vehicles due to problems with the software used to determine when to deploy the front passenger air bag, according to documents released by the...

  • How to get free OnStar service in your car

      

    GM is offering its OnStar service to customers for free. Here’s what's included and how long this deal will last

  • New app for car shoppers reveals true fuel economy

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, there's a new app that will help you find out how efficient the car really is

  • Best cars for teen drivers

      

    Having a teen driver often tests your nerves like no other, but providing your teen with the right vehicle can certainly ease the stress. To help search for the ideal automobile, AxleGeeks created...

  • How to shop for auto insurance

      

    Looking to shop your auto insurance? Here's how to start the process: Begin by identifying solid companies Clark has long talked about the merits of Amica Mutual and USAA. But those...

  • Women only ridesharing app launches

      

    Hey ladies, how many times have you felt creeped out by your Uber driver? There's a new startup that aims to address your concern by delivering rides for women by women. Read more: Lyft or...

  • New law would require drivers involved in a crash to submit phones to 'textalyzer'

      

    If you spend any time in a car these days, you've probably noticed someone around you on the road driving and texting -- at a stoplight or even as they pass you on the...

  • Honda apologizes for double-charging car payment glitch

      

    If you use Honda Financial Services to make your car payments, you may want to check your bank account. Read more: 2 unusual ways to steal a deal on a car right now Company fesses up and...

  • Adjusting auto insurance deductible to save you money in the long term

      

    Filing an insurance claim could raise your premiums by 44%, according to studies. Adjust your deductible to avoid the higher rates.

  • 2016 Toyota RAV4 hybrid review

      

    For 2016, Toyota has introduced a hybrid version of its RAV4 to compete in the crowded compact SUV market. Despite this version being several years old, does this model still compete? And, does a...

  • 2 unusual ways to steal a deal on a car right now

      

    Ever seen a 2016 model vehicle being offered as "used" on a dealer lot? Leaked internal memos from three big automakers give some insight into what's going on... Read more: Is gap...

  • One simple thing drivers can do to save lives

      

    The number of Georgia road fatalities has skyrocketed. There’s one change you can make today could make the difference.