Car Ownership - Accessories

  • 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......

  • child in volvo built-in booster seat

    Volvo Can Help You End the “Booster Battle”

    Did you know that most children need a booster seat to ride safely in a car until they are between 10 and 12 years old? Well, they do—but try convincing your 10-year-old to......

  • displaying a variety of car seats

    How to Choose a Car Seat

    In case you haven’t noticed, there are a LOT of options out there when it comes to car seat shopping. There's more to......

  • kid looking out on airport tarmac

    Traveling with a Car Seat on an Airplane

    The kids are back in school, but before you know it, it will be time to go off on your next family vacation.  If you’ll be traveling by plane, there are some special......

  • recycle your child car-seat after 6 years

    What to Do With Old Car Seats

    You’re cleaning out your garage and find an old child car seat under a pile of your kids’ other stuff. The seat is gross and likely expired......

  • Red 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat rearview

    2015 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Roars as Ringtone

    Most of the planet has heard about the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat by now, so the Dodge brand has moved on to the next stage: Allowing folks to......