Halloween car accessories: don’t be afraid to decorate your ride too
To get into the holiday mood this Halloween you can put on a costume, decorate your house and even dress up your dog. But what about your car? To be extra festive, try decking out your ride with spook-tastic decorations. As it is a bit more difficult to find a car accessory than to find something for the home, I have some suggestions on how you can have the best looking vehicle for cruising around during Halloween. To keep it simple, a small air freshener can look great and give off a Halloween scent for you and passengers to enjoy… Read More

New supercar approaches with giant bag of tricks
Looking to fill up on auto news? We’ve clocked some miles traversing the Web for all things auto-related. Pull in, grab a coffee and digest some of the week’s most interesting news with us.   “2017 Acura NSX first drive [w/video],” Autoblog There’s a new supercar coming: the Acura NSX goes on sale in spring 2016 and is much changed from its first generation predecessor. A “unique supercar,” it comes with “a giant bag of tricks,” has a 191 mph top speed and will cost about $170,000. Watch Autoblog’s first drive review video and get all the specs.   "Check… Read More

8 Halloween safety tips for drivers and pedestrians
As October 31 approaches, all I can think about is trick-or-treating, haunted houses and costume parties. It’s a fun time of year to dress in a crazy costume, get together with friends and load up on sugar. On such an exciting and busy night spent outdoors, it’s important to remember that, while having fun, staying safe should be a top priority. When thinking about the potential hazards that Halloween night presents, driving is definitely something to keep in mind. With young kids running around, and people going from party to party, the roads, driveways and sidewalks can get a bit… Read More

Loans for cars – what to look for and where to start
Loans for cars may seem in no short supply but finding competitively priced financing that best fits your situation is what could put you in the driver’s seat. When it comes to what to look for and where to start, a bit of research and planning early on may help prevent unnecessary detours. Consider that loans for cars may be affected by the type of vehicle you’re looking to buy and whether it’s new or used. New cars often come with lower interest rates. New or used, try using finance calculators to estimate how much car you can afford and… Read More

Back to the Future Day and the story behind DeLorean
Looking to fill up on auto news? We’ve clocked some miles traversing the Web for all things auto-related. Pull in, grab a coffee and digest some of the week’s most interesting news with us.   "Great Scott! The story behind the car that made time travel stylish,” CNN It’s been a momentous week. Back to the Future Day took place on Wednesday, Oct. 21 2015. In the movie "Back to the Future Part II," it was the day to which Marty McFly time-traveled to save his unborn children. And it was the cult DeLorean car that took him there. The silver screen… Read More

Photo: Tokyo Motor Show 2015
An event so spectacular it is commonly referred to as “wacky” will soon be hosted in Tokyo. It is a sight to see. Even if you cannot manage a last-minute trip to Japan, I would suggest tuning in online to check out the events occurring at the 44th Annual Tokyo Motor Show, from October 29 to November 8. The theme for this year’s event − “Technology + Fantasy” − is guaranteed to amaze as always. Regarded as one of the top five motor shows in the world, the event provides a dazzling display, not only of the latest motor vehicle… Read More

The International Race to Building the Self-driving Car
It’s official — we are living in The Future: Apple has created a computer that fits inside of a watch, and Amazon has deployed fleets of robots to streamline its fulfillment centers. And then, in a move that would make Marty McFly — the 80s teen from the cult classic film Back to the Future who travels in time — proud, a company called Hendo has successfully kickstarted production of a hoverboard (even having Tony Hawk test out a prototype at their facility.) So with all these breakthroughs occurring, what’s next? Google’s autonomous vehicles have logged more than a million… Read More

“World’s worst traffic jam,” new Ferrari F12, Bigfoot’s 40th
Looking to fill up on auto news? We’ve clocked some miles traversing the Web for all things auto-related. Pull in, grab a coffee and digest some of the week’s most interesting news with us.   “World’s worst traffic jam: the G4 Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Expressway,” Yahoo! Autos You think Thanksgiving and Christmas getaways on the road are bad? Spare a thought for motorists taking to the highways for "Golden Week" in China. This epic 50-lane traffic jam on the G4 Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Expressway might well have taken the shine off the holiday celebrations. Watch the drone footage and read the full… Read More

How to wash your car like a pro
Washing the car may seem like a chore, but not only is your car worth the benefits of a regular detailing, the process of maintaining your car’s paint job can be relaxing and rewarding in its own right. While regular professional maintenance is costly, in many cases your car detailing maintenance can be done yourself. Before you get to the actual washing, inspecting the car’s surfaces under direct sunlight or another strong light source is useful to illuminate otherwise difficult to see dirt and scratches. Cleaning and detailing your car is essential in protecting it from the elements. Phil Berg… Read More

Car terms to know when trading in your vehicle
If you are a car owner looking to upgrade, change your lifestyle − or you’re even experiencing a mid-life crisis − you may want to consider trading in your vehicle. By doing so you could conveniently get rid of your aging, used car and put that money toward a new ride. If you do want to trade in, knowing these terms may help you walk into the dealership with the confidence to negotiate a better deal. Trade-in value and/or allowance The trade-in value of your car is the amount that your dealer is willing to offer you to buy your… Read More