Those who like to purchase products made in America have a new luxurious option coming from Mercedes-Benz. Although it’s not an American company, the brand’s expansion in North America now includes plans to build an exclusive halo car at its plant in Alabama. Maybach is a sub-brand of Mercedes-Benz and it’s a badge reserved only […]
Tires are made of rubber, but it’s not just any old rubber that tire companies scrounge up on a whim. There are specific compounds used for tires and they’re designed to exacting standards. There are summer tires, winter tires, and performance tires because each offers its best grip in specific conditions. The temperature, road surface, […]
There are all sorts of interesting patents out there for things that may or may not ever make it to market. It’s all a matter of making sure the technology a company invents isn’t stolen by the other guys before they have a chance to bring it to market, just in case. The latest patent […]
There are lots of perks when you buy an electric vehicle. You save on gas and maintenance, get access to carpool lanes in some cities, and receive a healthy federal tax credit of up to $7,500. Those incentives convince lots of buyers to go electric, but the latest budget proposal from President Trump calls for […]
The groundhog promised spring was coming, but the weather has proved him a liar. Below average temperatures across much of the U.S. and a series of snowstorms have everyone longing for warmer weather. In the meantime, we all need to drive through this mess, which is why all-wheel drive is so important. It’s optional on […]
The FCC says “If you own a car and a phone,” you are a target for predatory marketing that offer extended warranties over the phone and in the mail. Here’s who some of these companies are, how they operate, and how even the organizations that are supposed to be monitoring their ethics don’t help.
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 made quite an impression on the truck world when it debuted. It delivers on the promise of truck capability with a wide range of trims and interiors that offer a near luxury car experience. It’s a fantastic truck, but sometimes you need something more, something for serious work. That’s when […]
From the WTF FILES: “Live Free or Die” is the motto emblazoned on every New Hampshire license plate. Maybe “Live Free or Die From a Trailer Coming Loose” is more appropriate.
It’s one thing to go through life with a name that elicits guffaws from sixth graders the world over. It’s another to have your local government tell you your surname is too offensive to appear on a vanity plate.