Car Ownership Tips

  • Safety When Children Are Sleeping in a Car Seat

    Safety When Children Are Sleeping in a Car Seat

    Every parent has had the experience of driving a crying child around the block until they fall asleep and kids sleeping in a car seat is a very common sight. It is important......

  • What is a Booster Seat?

    What is a Booster Seat?

    Booster seats are for older children. Only 1 in every 10 8-year old children are actually big enough to not use a booster seat so, even if your child thinks that they are too......

  • What is a Combination Car Seat?

    What is a Combination Car Seat?

    Combination seats, sometimes called booster high-back seats, are named for their ability to combine front-facing harnessed seating for smaller children and, after taking out......

  • What is a Convertible Car Seat?

    What is a Convertible Car Seat?

    Depending on the size of the child, convertible car seats can be either rear facing or forward facing children. Tiny babies should be rear facing but as the child grows, the seat can be forward......

  • What is a Rear Facing Car Seat?

    What is a Rear Facing Car Seat?

    Safety educator and advocate, Stephanie Tombrello, tells Autobytel about rear facing only seats. Many have detachable bases and all have 5-point harnesses. Setting the......

  • Different Types of Car Seats

    Different Types of Car Seats

    There are four major types of car seats and educator and safety advocate, Stephanie Tombrello, walks us through the kinds of car seats available. The first kind of car seat......

  • Cars to Keep Your Family Safe

    Cars to Keep Your Family Safe

    Autobtel's Editor-in-Chief, Michelle Naranjo believes that family cars, like families, come in all shapes and sizes and no one vehicle fits every family. To illustrate that point, Autobytel......

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    All About The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab Special Service Vehicle (SSV)

    For 2015 the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab Special Service Vehicle (SSV) joins General Motor’s growing police line up. It will go on......

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    What Is The Classic MINI LEGO Set?

    The MINI is now available in 1,077 parts, ready to be assembled into a realistic model of the classic British car. The LEGO Group is adding the MINI to its Creator Expert series for fans of......

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    All About BMW's Wireless Inductive Charging

    BMW has been working on the development of systems for the inductive charging of their electric and plug-in hybrid cars. Currently when you wish to charge a BMW electric vehicle......