Among the many things that buyers consider when selecting a new car, headlights have become increasingly important. That’s because there are more options in lighting than were ever available before, and more difference between the options.
The first headlights were used well over 100 years ago. They were simply candles or oil lamps in glass cases. They didn’t light up the road ahead of the car, but they allowed others to see where the car was. Electric headlights came along soon after, and that innovation allowed motorists to drive after dark. To help you understand headlights, taillights, and other lights on your vehicle, we’ve put together this short primer on the topic. Click through to become an expert.