What to Look for in an Extended Auto Warranty

Next to your home, your car is probably the most expensive item you’ll ever purchase. So it makes sense to want to protect it. For many consumers, that means buying an extended warranty – but it might not always be … Continued

What Do Car Safety Ratings Really Mean?

When it’s time to buy a new car, drivers have different ideas about what they want. From color to horsepower to sound systems, each driver has his or her own vision of what car is right. However, when it comes … Continued

6 Common Car Smells and How to Remove Them

Everyone wants to keep the new car smell in their car as long as possible. What do you do when the air turns funky? Here’s a look at 6 common causes of car odors and how you can remove them. … Continued

How to Enter Your First Car Show

Maybe you’ve seen them gathered in your local shopping center parking lot. Maybe you’ve attended a major event at the fairgrounds. If you’re like many other car enthusiasts, you’ve found yourself wanting to show off a ride of your own. … Continued

Things to Keep in Mind when Shopping for a Used Car

Finding a great deal is part of the satisfaction of buying a used car. But it’s best to ensure you understand what you’re buying, says Christopher Basso of CarFax Corporate. Some who have bought vehicles from private sellers have been … Continued

Hybrid vs. Electric Cars: Weighing Your Options

The introduction of electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) has expanded consumers’ options on the automotive market. But along with those extra choices has come added confusion, with many consumers wondering what the difference is between the … Continued

5 Essential Tips on Making Your Car Last

Just because you’ve had your car for quite a few years and racked up 100,000 or more miles doesn’t mean it’s time to send the car to the junkyard. The fact is, if you treat your car like your baby … Continued

Right on Track: NASCAR Race Day Etiquette

Learning some NASCAR etiquette will help you fit right in and have more fun Watching NASCAR on television is one thing; experiencing it live is a different experience altogether. Knowing such things as what to wear and what not to … Continued

How Do NASCAR Car Numbers Work?

If you’ve ever wondered where NASCAR racecars get their numbers, you’re not alone. As you may have guessed, there’s a methodology behind the numbers and how they’re assigned, so drivers can’t just randomly take ownership of a certain number. In … Continued

NASCAR Pit Crew 101

Anyone who owns a car knows that it takes plenty of maintenance to keep it running its best. But what if it’s a NASCAR racecar being put to the test on the track every week? Obviously, keeping a racecar in … Continued

How Technology Has Improved Race Day Communication

Behind every great race car driver, there’s a dependable and hard-working pit crew. Pit crews must be fast and skilled; and like other athletes, they train to stay in shape for the job and it can take years of training … Continued