Staying One Step Ahead

It is not a pleasant thought but, no matter where you live in the UK, there is a possibility that your home, garage or business premises could be broken in to. The emotional impact, as well as the financial costs of repairing and replacing items is extensive. In recent months, even years, it has … [Read more...]

Talking Smart Cars Begin One Year Test Aimed at Reducing Accidents

No, the powers that be in Hollywood aren't rebooting Knight Rider again. Automobiles are slated to be the next home gadget to get an intelligence upgrade. Next generation "Smart" Cars, promised to the American public for over a decade, are finally entering the final phase of testing. These vehicles … [Read more...]

The Benefits Of Specialised Driving Glasses

Visual clarity is a hugely important element when it comes to driving safely; if you don't have an optimal view of the road in front of you, then you're putting the your own safety at risk, as well as the safety of your passengers and of other road users. As a result, tens of thousands of people … [Read more...]

Top Winter Driving Hazards and How to Avoid Them

Would you know what to do? Your car has just hit a patch of black ice on the highway and you go into a skid. Or, you are stranded because your car is stuck in the snow. These are hazards that we all could potentially face when the weather turns cold and we must be prepared. Pack More Than … [Read more...]

Steps to Take After a Car Accident

In the wake of an automobile accident, you may face a number of difficulties.  First and foremost, you will likely be dazed or in a state of shock, even if it’s only a fender-bender.  The amount of adrenaline that pumps into your system during an accident can make it seem like every second is taking … [Read more...]

OnStar’s New Facebook Connectivity: Innovative or Reckless?

It seems that cars are continuing to get smarter. These days, we can navigate without maps, parallel park without touching the wheel, and make a phone call without laying a finger on our mobile. Technology has come to the rescue on many accounts—for those that get distracted changing the station on … [Read more...]

A Panic for Bullet Proof Cars in Mexico

If you pay attention to international news, you may have been surprised and pleased when, a few years back, Mexican President Felipe Calderon declared war on the drug cartels in his country.  As time progressed, and word of increased killing and retaliation by the cartels under siege got out to the … [Read more...]

The Latest Stolen Cars Report

Although most car companies have revamped design ideas for their newer cars, transitioning from opulent to ergonomic, eco-friendly exteriors, auto thieves still remain on the prowl for the “blinged-out” cars of yesteryear.  The annual car theft report printed by USA Today collects three years of … [Read more...]