Car Ownership - Safety

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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......

  • Top 5 Common Ways Thieves Break Into a Car

    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......

  • IIHS: 2015 Hyundai Sonata Earns Top Safety Pick+ Honor

    IIHS: 2015 Hyundai Sonata Earns Top Safety Pick+ Honor

    Backed by a thorough redesign that included both a stiffer, more rigid platform and plenty of available high-tech safety systems,......

  • 2014 Acura MDX Silver Moon Safest Cars Best Cars to Survive an Accident

    5 Best Cars for Surviving an Accident

    If you’re wondering how to survive a car accident, the best way is to buy a car that provides the best possible crash......

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    Nine Places to Never Put a Car Seat

    As much as you may want to sometimes, hopefully you are aware that you can’t strap your child’s car seat to the roof rack or have them ride in the trunk. Did you know that there......

  • How to Escape from a Sinking Car

    How to Escape from a Sinking Car

    Although the accidents can happen any time of the year, knowing how to escape from a sinking car can be particularly important during the summer months, when......

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    How To Find Your Car's Owner's Manual Online

    There are a number of things in this life with which we have love/hate relationships. Typically, our cars’ owner’s manuals fall into this category. On the one hand, we......

  • What To Do If Your Car Is Recalled

    What To Do If Your Car Is Recalled

    Seems every time you turn on the news these days, yet another manufacturer is recalling yet another group of cars. And, while the TV reporters gleefully tell you the recall is happening,......

  • What Is Volvo Intellisafe?

    What Is Volvo Intellisafe?

    Intellisafe is the name that Volvo uses for the combination of active safety features found in their automobiles. This includes some fairly simple systems such as LED daytime running lights to help......