There are certain things in life that are best left to the professionals: dyeing your hair blonde, performing open heart surgery—you get the idea. But basic car maintenance isn’t one of them. Each month, mental_floss and GEICO will team up to walk you through an essential auto-related task, helping …keep reading
Icy roads, flat tires, overheated radiators: Even the most prepared drivers sometimes face obstacles that have them sitting by the side of the highway instead of cruising in the fast lane. But what happens while you’re waiting for the tow truck might become an adventure worth retelling. Read on for …keep reading
Forget statistics, campaigns or pleas from car manufacturers. As the history of the seatbelt shows, the most effective way to get drivers and passengers to buckle up is to hit them where it hurts: in their wallets.
Although lap belts were offered in cars as early as the …keep reading
So, you just got your license, and you are so ready to hit the road.
Driving is a whole new universe. You’ll have to learn an entire new set of rules. GEICO recommends you keep a number of things in mind when you grab the keys and head …keep reading
Looking for an adventure that’s not too far from home? If you’re a boating fan, you don’t need to travel halfway around the globe for a world-class experience. From the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean to the fresh waters of our largest lake, incredible sights are near at hand. Here …keep reading