11 Emergency Essentials To Keep In Your Car

Emergency car kit

The weather is warm, vacation has started, you’re 50 miles from your destination—and chances are you’re not thinking about what could go wrong on the road ahead.

“While no one can plan for car trouble, in emergency situations it is helpful to have some preparations in place,” says …keep reading

Surprising Car Washing Dos And Don’ts

Drying car with towel

The best rationale for keeping your car clean? It may sound superficial, but: “the better it looks, the more value you’re going to get out of your vehicle,” says Jennifer Olvera, director of creative and marketing at Chemical Guys, a car-detailing company based in Los Angeles. In fact, all things …keep reading

7 Car Noises You Should Never Ignore

car x-ray

Hmm. Purr. Vroom. Modern engineering has made driving a car easier on the ears than ever.

But there are some car noises you don’t want to hear, because they can signal trouble. Every once in a while, roll down the windows and start listening for “any …keep reading

De-Winterize Your Ride

Young couple washing car outdoors, portrait

Well, you’ve done it. You’ve made it through winter and so has your car.

The change of season brings new challenges for your four-wheeled baby, as well as opportunities for you to let it shine—literally. It’s time to make sure your pride and joy is ready for the …keep reading