The average car today comes with an automatic transmission that includes two pedals at your feet and a gear selector that simply needs to be put into Drive in order to get the car moving. Most cars in the U.S. are automatics, but there are manuals out there for those who take the time to […]
Launching a new ad campaign is always risky. If the last one worked, then there’s a high mark to meet. If the last one failed, then you better not mess it up a second time. Mazda launched the first ad in its new “Feel Alive” campaign with a focus not on its cars, but on […]
Range Rover builds SUVs, not sports cars. Sure, there’s the whole Jaguar connection, but when you’re talking strictly about Range Rovers it’s all SUVs all the time. You wouldn’t think a Range Rover would set a speed record, especially besting a Ferrari, but the Range Rover Sport SVR did exactly that recently in China.
By the late 1950s, Mr. Magoo was a pretty well-known comic figure, moving out of film shorts and into regular Saturday morning cartoon popularity. So of course, a cartoon character intended to appeal to kids was the perfect pitchman for a beer company. And in 1959, your inebriated mom or dad could’ve won Mr. Magoo’s car, […]
Much of the United States is stuck in a deep freeze that includes plenty of snow and ice. If you have to clear the ice from your car in the morning, then you may think about dumping some hot water on your windshield rather than scraping it off the old fashioned way. Here’s why that’s […]
Winter has arrived and some areas of the country are currently buried under record snowfalls. The roads are bad, but we all still need to get to work and the grocery store and myriad other places. Let this video be a lesson as to why we all need to slow down and leave extra space […]
When we think of distracted driving these days, it’s usually due to smartphones. It’s tough to put those things down and ignore them when you’re driving even though we all know it’s the right thing to do. Some distractions, however, are impossible to avoid. Like a nighttime rocket launch that lights up the sky and […]
Fuel economy is a big deal, so automakers spend a huge amount of time and money to ensure cars are as aerodynamic as possible. The smoother the flow of air over a vehicle, the less resistance the car encounters, and the better the fuel economy it achieves. All that time and money goes right out […]
Trucks are big everywhere, but they’re especially big in Texas. It makes sense, then, that Chevrolet chose Texas for its 100 Years of Chevy Trucks celebration. Held at Texas Motor Speedway, the event concluded with the arrival of the next-generation 2019 Chevrolet Silverado.