Car Ownership

News and tips related to being an automobile driver and owner

Scene from inside a car looking out along a road and view of mountains
June 27, 2024

One “hot” season of summer road trips

It will be busy on the roads and in the air this summer. By all accounts, 2023 was an exceedingly busy travel year; regardless of frequent flight delays and rising prices, Americans made vacations a priority. Now, 2024 is poised…

Two people facing each other at a desk with one signing a piece of paper
June 13, 2024

What is a car title?

A car title is one of the most important documents you鈥檒l sign when you purchase a vehicle. The title is issued by the state where you live. While the information included in the document can vary between states, you鈥檒l generally…

Front end look at Toyota Camry
February 15, 2024

Who makes the most reliable cars 鈥 Consumer Reports

They are the best of the best. The brands that pass the test of who makes the most reliable cars as ranked by Consumer Reports (CR). The Lexus and Toyota brands rated first and second, respectively. This is a reversal…

Illustration of SUV driving in winter-weather conditions.
January 4, 2024

How do the winter months impact driving habits? Our survey found out.

According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), approximately 115 million Americans were forecasted to travel 50 miles or more from home over the winter holidays. That鈥檚 a 2.2% increase over 2022 and the 鈥渟econd highest year-end travel forecast since 2000…

12 New Year鈥檚 resolutions to stay safe on the road in 2024
December 21, 2023

12 New Year鈥檚 resolutions to stay safe on the road in 2024

Since you may be starting to think about New Year鈥檚 resolutions 鈥 Why not resolve to make some changes in your driving habits that are easy to accomplish: A dozen New Year鈥檚 resolutions for 2024 to stay safe on the…

From silly to stylish: Unique gifts for car lovers
December 7, 2023

From silly to stylish: Unique gifts for car lovers

Are you looking for a special gift for the car lover in your life? If you want to go beyond the typical mugs and vintage car models, we have you covered. To get those gift-giving idea gears moving, we鈥檝e rounded…