Due to varying state regulations, the cost of car insurance varies from state to state, with some states being quite economical and others, are not so much. Michigan, home of Motor City, ironically tops the list of the most expensive states for car insurance. State laws dictate most expensive states for car insurance Car insurance Read on! →

The push for shiny new gas-saving technology has brought Ford Motor Co. to the brink of embracing lucky number 13. That’s atomic number 13, and the element is the aluminum. According to the Detroit Free Press, Ford will make “extensive use” of weight-saving aluminum panels to replace the standard steel panels used in Ford F-150 Read on! →

A voluntary tire recall by Michelin North America, Inc. could affect hundreds of thousands of vehicle owners in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Tire recall over tread separation The tire giant, headquartered in Greenville, S.C., made the announcement on Thursday, July 26. The recall is because of a tread-belt separation seen in a small sampling Read on! →

General Motors is currently re-evaluating its sponsorship relationship with Penn State University, reports Automotive News. The recent Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal that has torn the university apart has not only drawn the censure of the the victims, the law and the NCAA, but it may cause sponsors to jump ship en masse. Silencing Read on! →

With record summer heat across most of the nation, it is wise to consider the kinds of damage extreme temperatures can do to your vehicle. We have already suggested some maintenance tips to keep your battery working properly through the summer. We will now look at some other parts of your vehicle that may be Read on! →

A group of scientists at the Eindhoven University of Technology, in the Netherlands, have concocted a special paint using nanocapsules, small molecules engineered to behave in a certain way. The nanocapsule paint they’ve concocted is self-sealing, which means a possible end to paint nicks. Emerging field of nanocapsule paint has promise There is a coating Read on! →

You’re well on your way toward learning how to drift. Never mistake reading a blog post for real practice, however. These tricks can help you get started, but don’t try to read them while you’re drifting, please. CLICK HERE if you missed the beginning of this article on how to drift. How to drift trick Read on! →