Car Car Tips & Other News

3 Steps to Keeping the Shine All Winter Long

Some planning, effort and a little consistency go a long way to keeping your car looking sharp all winter long.

Avoid Losing Your Grip on Winter Roads

Tires are made to do one thing--grip the road. Are your treads ready to see you through the winter?

Stargazing: National Park Light Shows

Holiday light displays aren't always found wrapped around buildings or draped on trees.

In fact, a night sky packed with sparkling stars is no further than your nearest state or national park.

Check-Off These Services as Old Man Winter Rolls Through

You’re 20 minutes into the holiday vacation when you notice your vehicle’s heater isn’t producing much warm air and the headlights are dim.

A winter inspection could have discovered the little things that turn into big headaches on the road. See our recommended checklist.

Minding Your Surroundings During Shopping Season

You’ve knocked out your holiday shopping and stashed the gifts in the trunk. Now it’s time to unwind with a cup at the mall’s coffee shop.

And that’s all the opportunity thieves need.

New Year’s Traditions From Around the Globe

Should old acquaintance be forgot? Not in Scotland, where Auld Lange Syne was penned in 1778 and quickly became part of its New Year’s tradition.

Learn about some of the unique ways countries ring in the in a New Year.

Bring More With You, Install a Roof Rack

You can't take it all with you, though the right roof rack can haul quite a bit this holiday season.

Enforcement Ramps Up For Holidays

Does it seem like you’re seeing more police cars around town than normal? Because there probably is, especially as law enforcement focuses on impaired driving during the holidays.  

Forgotten Recipes From Holidays Past

The years after World War II ushered in a vast sea of cultural change in everything from the office to the kitchen.

The primary chefs of that era--millions of moms using a myriad of new gadgets--created the foundation for today's holiday cuisine. Some recipes were memorable.

Take a look at epic delights that did not stand the test of time.

Fall Car Care Tips Keep Winter Shine

Winter takes plenty of cheap shots at your vehicle, but there’s a way to fight back.

Drivers can protect the paint, chrome, and wheels before severe weather strikes. Here’s a quick guide to a few ounces of prevents.