Summer Night Driving Tips

Night Driving on a mountain back road

As the summer is right around the corner, there will be some late-night driving going on. There is nothing like hopping in the car, rolling the windows down, turning your favorite playlist on, and enjoying the night summer breeze. It can be very dangerous at night, so we want to make sure you stay safe […]

Car Maintenance Check-Ups Often Overlooked

Car maintenance

Drivers often overlook basic car maintenance and check-ups, which is a very bad habit to get into. You never want to miss an oil change or a tire rotation because your car will not last as long. It will cost you much more money in the long run, and it could possibly be a cause […]

With Self-Driving Cars Coming, We Still Need to Pay Attention to the Road

Paying attention to the road at all times

It’s inevitable that self-driving cars will be the new norm in the future, but it is extremely important to know that this won’t give us total freedom on the road. Our utopian idea of “self-driving” is somewhat of a dream because we don’t live in a world where it’s in full-effect. Pay attention to the […]

Taking a Road Trip? Here is How to Prepare

Friends stopping on the side of the road to eat on a road trip

The open road gives us a sense of exploration and freedom, but a long road trip may be a challenge for some people depending on the mile haul. Whether you’re driving with a friend or your family, it is always best to be prepared for the journey.  These simple tips will allow you to enjoy […]

What Happens If the Accident Isn’t Your Fault?

Car Accident Tips

There are about 6 million car accidents that take place in the U.S. every year. If you’ve ever been involved in one, you know what a traumatic experience it can be. And it can be especially difficult for people to process a crash when they don’t feel as though the accident was their fault. If […]

Self-Driving Uber Has First Fatal Accident

First Fatal Accident Occurs With Self-Driving Car

It seemed as if the movement to create the first fully functional self-driving car was coming along quickly, but earlier this week, a devastating incident created a setback when it was reported that one of Uber’s self-driving prototypes killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona. ALTHOUGH POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING, it seems that a woman was […]

A Danger of Self-Driving Cars: Falling Asleep

4N6XPRT Systems

Many major manufacturers, such as Google and Tesla, are hoping to create vehicles that are 100 percent autonomous. A self-driving vehicle should be able to drive passengers to designated locations without requiring them to physically drive the car themselves. There has been numerous questions raised about the possible issues that could come with self-driving vehicles, […]

Study finds Most People Still Don’t Trust Autonomous Cars

Study finds Most People Still Don’t Trust Autonomous Cars

Self-Driving cars are no longer a far-off dream of the future. Before too long, they’ll be as common as automatic transmissions and safety belts. By the end of 2017, Tesla Motors expects its Autopilot system to offer fully-autonomous functionality in all of the company’s vehicles. A number of other veteran automakers have plans to release […]

Department of Transportation Proposes Connected Vehicle Rule

Department of Transportation Proposes Connected Vehicle Rule

After seeing a spike in traffic fatalities in 2015, the US Department of Transportation has proposed a new rule designed to prevent collisions by mitigating the risk of human error behind the wheel. If approved, the rule would require automakers to include vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication technology in all new light-duty vehicles. This connected vehicle system […]

Winter Weather Driving Refresher Course

Winter Weather Driving Refresher Course

Driving during a snowstorm is no one’s favorite activity, but sometimes it can’t be avoided. According to Travelers Insurance, snow, slush and icy road conditions are responsible for one in four weather-related vehicle crashes. Likewise, it’s a good idea to keep a few safety precautions in mind as we head into snow season. First and […]