A Tahoe local tells you what you need to know to drive through the mountains safely in wintertime. Planning, common sense, and the tips presented here prepare you for your winter trip to Lake Tahoe.
Things can go badly wrong when a defensive driver and a clueless driver share the same road. This is a review of the problems careless drivers create for themselves and others.
GPS technology has revolutionized many aspects of life, especially navigation and travel. There are downsides, however, and this article lists the seven main disadvantages.
It's always best to be as prepared as possible when driving. Stock your car with a few easy to obtain items, to minimize your chances of a roadside emergency.
If you have been arrested for DUI, it is imperative that you seek legal counsel and follow this guide to limit the ramifications a DUI can have on your career, social life and financial stability.
What is emissions testing? What are the laws and rules applied to used automobiles in Connecticut? What states require emissions testing? Do car emissions cause cancer?
A smog test technician evaluates five common suggestions about how to pass the California smog test.
On the 10th of August 2017, I was driving home from Rosebank to Glen Austin. On that drive Tom Cruise inspired me, and I started to reflect on the traffic I sat amongst and the country I lived in.
If Deaf people can't hear, how can they drive? Plus, find out which countries allow Deaf people to drive and which countries still deny Deaf people this fundamental right.
The nine most commonly broken traffic laws are listed, based on the statistics provided by the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. If you avoid these things, you can avoid getting ticketed.
If you have an upcoming Practical Driving Test, you may experience nerves. Here are tips on how to minimise stress and anxiety and stay calm.
Understand the danger of seat belts by reading the true story of a little girl who nearly died from idly playing with one. Don't let it happen to you.
Here are some precautions drivers and passengers can take to avoid being injured by airbag deployment.
Stop driving on your reaction time and braking time. Learn how to enjoy driving again and save on brake discs and heartbeats. Relax.
Everyone has either experienced road rage or been a victim of the road rage of others. Learn how to control and respond to road rage to reduce the chances of deadly consequences.
Here I'll discuss how to do a three-point turn. Diagrams are accompanied with this article to better illustrate what I'm writing about.
Driving tips to help keep you safe on the road. Pointers to help as you age and for various weather conditions.
Laws regarding car seats vary by state, but it is very important to keep your children in proper car seats or booster seats until they can safely ride without them.
Looking for tricks and skill tips for developing safe driving habits? Search no more! Here are three tricks to help keep you safer on the road.
Tips and hints for operating a motorhome or other RV. Make your trip a safe one: a motorhome is not your family car and a little extra can go a long way to making your trip successful.
Because intersections are one of the most common locations for traffic accidents, you need to anticipate what might happen there.
Cars, horse-drawn vehicles and pedestrians have travelled on the left hand side of the road for centuries in the UK. Why is this the case? Where did this system originate?
Many girls may not know how to do repairs in an emergency, but there are a few things they should keep in their car, just in case.
How do you go about renewing a South African driver's licence? This article will show you how, step by step.
A detailed step-by-step guide on how to downshift a manual transmission car. After reading the guide, you will be able to perform single clutch, double clutch, and heel-toe downshifts.
Advice from an experienced RV owner that will provide you with some basic but important information about owning and driving recreational vehicles
How to carry out parallel parking during your practical driving test safely and under control. Step-by-step instructions and video tutorials showing you how (for UK drivers).
Seven easy steps, thoroughly explained, to get better gas mileage and keep more money in your wallet
Can drifting (sliding your car around corners in a controlled manner) help you become a safer and more controlled driver?
Here's a list of things automobile drivers should understand about big rigs on the nation's roadways.
This article explains the nuts and bolts of renewing a Thai driver's license. Foreign residents will learn when, where, what, and how to renew their Thai license to drive in Thailand.
Technology is everywhere - In your purse or pocket is likely a device that can communicate with satellites and send pictures across the globe in seconds. The technology in your car, though, may be the most important in your life - In fact, it may just save it.
If you think you wait too long at red lights, it's time to understand how traffic signals work, and take action. You can save hundreds of hours over a lifetime, simply by understanding what causes traffic signals to change.
Having a flat tire is not only inconvenient, but can also be expensive. Print out and keep this step-by-step guide on how to change a tire in your car.
Getting tickets are no fun—but speeding certainly is! Learn how to effectively prevent yourself from getting that next citation.
What driving laws have you broken lately? Did you get a moving violation, a parking ticket or a warning from a traffic officer? Let's explore the top ten most commonly broken driving laws.
This is a list of things that will save you from failing your driver's licence exam, and from wasting a lot of money going back to apply for new appointments.
How to become an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI): what skills and personal qualities you need and what's involved in the qualification process.
Most of the world's traffic drives on the right side of the road, but it's not always been this way. In the past, most people travelled on the left. Why did they change and which countries still drive on the left?
If you've got a penchant for pressing the gas pedal a little too far, then a speeding ticket is an inevitable pain in the butt. On the bright side, fighting and beating speeding tickets in Washington State is a lot easier than you might think
Texting while driving is 6X more likely to cause an accident than drunk driving. Although that probability rate is extremely high, this growing epidemic continues to be considered a low-level offense right along with jaywalking. A mere ticket is the only punishment. There's something very wrong here
If you have been cited with a Reckless Driving ticket in New York City (VTL 1212), then you must read this article about how to beat your reckless driving summons and how a lawyer may or may not be able to assist you.
One of ten different test routes in in the Singapore Bukit Batok Driving Centre (BBDC), with driving tips.
So many things can go wrong when you are driving your vehicle, and overheating is a big one. Hopefully you realize that while you are driving, you should pay attention to your car's gauges.
Do you know how many blind spots there are when you are driving your vehicle? Learn how to identify them, be aware of them, and adjust interior and exterior vehicle mirrors appropriately.
Seat belt safety should be everyone's priority in a car. Statistics show that seat belts save lives, and that seat belt laws have reduced traffic deaths.
A brief discussion of the reasons why people in the US and many other countries drive on the right-hand side of the road.
Road rage and aggressive driving in America is an ever-prevalent problem. Each year, up to 33% of car accidents, deaths, and injuries are caused by road rage (NHTSA). Find out why so little is being done to deal with this problem and learn how to prevent and diffuse road rage incidents.
Our instructor drilled the acronym AGKLM into our heads before we even got behind the wheel. "All Good Kids Love Milk," is how we remembered it. Over the years this phrase kept me accident-free.
Find out more about the Practical Driving Test for cars (category B): what's involved, what it costs, how to book the test, and how to make sure you're fully prepared to meet the standards required for the test.
How to reverse around a corner on your practical driving test. Step-by-step instructions and video tutorials for the reversing-round-a-corner manoeuvre.
Although we never know when a car accident might take place, we can lessen the impact by being prepared. Check out this list of items you should put in your vehicle before a wreck happens.
Will your autonomous car purposely crash into a tree in order to avoid driving into a crowd due to "the needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few" programming?
How to reverse into a parking bay on your practical driving test. Step-by-step instructions and video tutorials for the driving test bay parking manoeuvre.
The most common mistake people make when their car windows are fogged is hitting the recirculation button on their climate control (heater control panel). If you are one of those people, your windows will never clear because you are recirculating moisture inside your vehicle.
Self-driving cars may not be the exciting wave of the future for some people that suffer from this common condition.
This article covers things that will garner penalty points during your driver's license test as well as mistakes that can make you fail instantly.
In El Paso, TX I got two tickets within the last seven years. I used two different low-cost lawyers and won.
This is a detailed review of the Z-Edge S3 Dual View Dash Cam. I fully tested every feature to analyze how well it works. A dashcam with both front and rear recordings is very useful for proving insurance claims.
Here's an explanation on how to do a parallel park. This is enough to teach you how to execute the move during your driver's license test with poles and all.
Indian roads have far more motorcycles than cars on city roads. Unfortunately, a lot of close calls as a car driver have been with motorcyclists.
How to make a low-power radar transmitter that will work better against gun radar than purchased transmitters.
If you're thinking of buying a car as an ex-pat in Germany, this is your survival guide. The gems in here will save you money, stress, and time. In here is everything I wish I knew when I bought my car!