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Laws against texting while driving are increasing. There's just one problem: Most people think they don't need them.
The first few days of driving on the 'wrong' side of the road can be a real horror show. HowStuffWorks can help.
A new law requires all cars manufactured in the EU be equipped with eCall system that will alert authorities after a crash.
Here's another oft-repeated myth: You're never at fault if someone rear-ends you.
It's freezing when you get into your car and you notice a light on your dashboard saying, 'check tire pressure.' You figure it's something to do with the cold, but must you fill up the tires fast?
By Alia Hoyt
Traffic hotspots costs drivers billions of dollars in wasted time. So what are cities doing to help alleviate them?
Although driving in inclement weather with your car's hazards flashing seems like a great idea, it might be both illegal and ill-advised.
The end of construction zone collisions? Speed limits that change in real time help drivers avoid highway collisions.
Studies show the 100 or so days between Memorial and Labor days are especially deadly for teen drivers — but there are things parents can do to keep them safe.
By Sarah Gleim
Depending on where you live and what you drive, a car alarm can be worthwhile. Here's how to know.
By Dave Roos
Decapitation? Severed limbs? Injuries sustained when heads arms, legs go out the window of a moving vehicle are very real, and very serious.
You wouldn''t do that (right?) but we bet you've been behind people who switched lanes without a signal.
By Dave Roos
Nudging a thermostat, pushing an elevator button and pressing a crosswalk control are satisfying ways to control the environment around us… right? Right?
Having to "spring forward" for daylight saving time and lose an hour of sleep can be a pain. It can also be possibly dangerous for drivers.