Preparing for an Emissions Check

Preparing for an Emissions Check

Most of the States in the U.S. require that the exhaust emissions of cars be checked during annual inspections. California is the toughest state. They have very strict standards but they check the
The Ford/Chevy Rivalry

The Ford/Chevy Rivalry

Cars were a luxury items for the rich and famous in the early 1900s. However, when Henry Ford started to build his Model T in 1908, automobiles instantly became “affordable.” The first ones were
The History of Police Cars

The History of Police Cars

Many people think that law enforcement in the late 1800s was simply walking around on their beat. This is true, of course, but police departments have always used vehicles, in one form or another
Help, My Transmission Is Slipping!

Help, My Transmission Is Slipping!

Most of you have probably have never felt the transmission slipping in your car. That’s a good thing. Slipping transmissions are indicative of something wrong, sometimes seriously wrong. In this
Living Full Time in an RV

Living Full Time in an RV

To many, the concept of living in an RV might seem insane. However, there are thousands of people who have sold their homes, got rid of their belongings, and hit the road -permanently. While it may
Automotive Power Capacitors

Automotive Power Capacitors

Popular upgrades for many car audio enthusiasts are power capacitors. These are devices that get mounted near the car’s 12 Volt battery, or on the cable by the audio power amplifier(s). Their
This 3D Graphic Reveals Silverstone Race Track In All Its Detail

This 3D Graphic Reveals Silverstone Race Track In All Its Detail

This 3D Graphic Reveals Silverstone Race Track In All Its Detail Silverstone is one of the best circuits in the world today. The high-speed 3.66 mile Arena Grand Prix Circuit is a real test of
Testing Out The 2017 Fiesta

Testing Out The 2017 Fiesta

What a cool little car! I took a test drive in the 2017 Ford Fiesta at Gateway Ford and I was truly impressed. It’s small, no doubt, but the old adage “Good things come in small packages” really fits
No Questions Needed for The Q5

No Questions Needed for The Q5

The 2017 Audi Q5 is a terrific compact luxury SUV that will keep you happy behind the wheel and save you money at the gas pump. The Q5 is one of the most popular of all compact luxury SUVs in the
 How about that 2017 Toyota Rav4?

 How about that 2017 Toyota Rav4?

What a great car! It’s been around since the mid-nineties and is still one of the most popular compact crossover SUVs on the market today. The Rav4 was created for people who wanted all that SUVs had
When Catalytic Converters Go Bad

When Catalytic Converters Go Bad

Each one of the 253 million cars on the road is a source of air pollution, and it’s a problem. Especially in large cities, the amount of pollution that cars and trucks produce causes serious health
Keeping Mice Out of Your Vehicle

Keeping Mice Out of Your Vehicle

Every year mice and other critters crawl into cars and trucks and cause millions of dollars in damage. This damage can range from chewed wires and broken hoses to nests inside the motor, trunk and