Car Ownership - Safety

  • 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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    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......

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    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......

  • Honda fit safety

    New 2015 Honda Fit Re-engineered for Top Safety Pick Award

    The 2015 Honda Fit recently became the first subcompact car in the country to earn a Top Safety Pick designation......

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    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......

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    6 Ways to Child-Proof Your Car

    When you're on the road, car seats and seat belts are essential to keeping children safe in vehicles. But what about when the car is parked? Whether it's in your driveway or a parking lot, there......

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    Five For Friday: Five Thoughts About The Auto Industry For August 1, 2014

    It’s Friday once again, which means it’s time for another round of my Five For Friday: Five Thoughts about the Auto Industry for August 1,......

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    The Top 10 Safest Cars

    As much as we love sleek styling, dynamic handling, and thrilling acceleration, we appreciate a strong suite of safety gear even more. After all, there may well come a time when maneuverability simply......

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    Top 5 Common Ways Thieves Break Into a Car

    If you want to learn how to break into a car, all it takes is a quick spin around the Internet to come up with plenty of simple methods, from MacGyver-style......