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How to Build Your Own Racetrack

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There’s nothing quite like being able to put the pedal to the metal and tear around a racetrack — especially if the track you’re driving is your own. While building…

Seven Things to Do Before Getting a New Car

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Nothing is quite like climbing behind the wheel of a new car for the first time after you’ve signed on the dotted line and get to drive it home —…

How to Get Started Working on Your BMW

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Whether you’ve got a classic BMW or a newer model, it’s always fun to add some new toys to your favorite car. If you’re not a mechanic, getting started on…

How to Take Better Care of Your Car

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Our cars, for the most part, take excellent care of us. They carry us to and from our destinations, keep the wind and weather off us and make hauling cargo…

Self-Driving Trucks Could Change the Shipping Industry

What to expect in your first year of truck driving

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Let us be the first to say congratulations on obtaining your CDL license and your first truck driving job.  Driving an 18-wheeler can be a great way to see the…

How to Discover the Perfect Barn-Find Car

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They’re our favorite stories — a car, hidden away in a barn for years, is discovered by a car collector and is a rare collectible that was missing from the…

Is a Driverless Car Future Further Away Than We Thought?

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We’ve watched technology change drastically in the last few decades. Just 20 years ago, cellphones were just starting to become a thing, and now nearly everyone has a phone in…

How Does Auto Insurance Even Work?

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We all know it is essential to have insurance on your car — in most states, you can’t even register your car without having at least basic automotive insurance —…

Personal Stories

The Single Most Terrifying Moment I’ve Had In A Car

November 16, 2017

The Day I Drove Past The Scene of a Fatal Accident

November 16, 2017

The time Firestone flew me to Virginia to off-road the new Destination M/T2 tire on some Jeep Rubicons

November 16, 2017

The Time I Got Interviewed To Be The Next Host of Top Gear USA.

November 16, 2017

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