Modern car buyers have come to seek out and depend on amenities that keep them suitably connected when they’re behind the wheel. The technology in this area changes from moment to moment, and one of the hottest new developments in this realm is Apple CarPlay. People love their iPhones. According to information published by Statista, … Continue reading Apple CarPlay: Key Features and 2017 Availability
Research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) indicates that teen drivers are almost three times more likely to be killed in motor-vehicle crashes than those who are 20 or older. And the younger the person behind the wheel, the worse the numbers look: Drivers aged 16-17 have a fatal crash rate that’s nearly … Continue reading Teen Driver Safety: Critical Errors that Lead to Serious Accidents
In just 20 years, the Honda CR-V has gone from newcomer to automotive staple in the U.S. This year through September, it’s outselling another icon, the Honda Accord. With the announcement of the redesigned 2017 Honda CR-V, the magic that emanated around the Civic launch was felt. It’s clear the top-level Civics can merit their … Continue reading Redesigned 2017 Honda CR-V Gets Injected With Some Civic Magic
For many, the perfect vacation consists of lying carefree on a tropical beach with a good book to help pass the time. For others, it is staying at a fine resort and being pampered by a thoughtful staff that is continually available to cater to every whim. Some vacationers enjoy being active: hiking, camping, parasailing … Continue reading Car-Themed Vacations Can Equal Family Fun
Hurricane Matthew pulled away from the east coast recently, but not before leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Residents in parts of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia are cleaning up, assessing the damage, and dealing with insurance claims, including for flood-damaged cars. Tens of thousands of flood-damaged cars may head … Continue reading Hurricane Matthew Aftermath: Flood Cars
For years and years, the Honda Civic was the gold standard of compact cars. And while it showed some weakness over the last 5 years, Honda rushed back in last year and redesigned the 2016 Civic, making it one of the most compelling compact cars on the market. The latest Civic does pretty much everything … Continue reading Is the Redesigned 2017 Hyundai Elantra Better Than the Honda Civic?