Posts Tagged‘auto’

When Your Teen Doesn’t Want to Learn to Drive

It’s a plot device often used in movies: the independent teenager who absolutely cannot wait to turn 16, learn to drive, pass the license exam, get a car, and officially Be An Adult. Meanwhile, the parents in these stories are often apprehensive about their teen learning to drive, and thus the main conflict occurs: when will the parents accept that their child is growing up? As a parent, you might actually be excited for your teen to learn to drive. But you’re not the only one who gets to go against expectations; your teen may not be at all eager…

Tips on Slashing The Monthly Costs of Car Ownership

Running a car is not cheap but for many of us, owning a car is an absolute necessity, we have been spending a great deal of time recently around the home trying to see where we can save some more money, from gas bills to broadband usage and recently we have been focussing on reducing how much we spend each month on the car. I made a list of all of the spends which I make on my car and how I could reduce the bills so I thought I would share them with you to see if it can…

Is a Self-Driving Car in Your Future?

You’ve heard of them — cars that seemingly drive themselves. Also known as autonomous, driverless or robotic, self-driving cars are currently being developed and tested by several organizations, including Google and Tesla. Transportation network company Uber has fleets of driverless cars in San Francisco and Pittsburgh. So, what’s the story behind cars that drive themselves? Is a robotic car really in your future? If You Aren’t Driving, Who Is? Automotive expert and blogger Alex Perdikis believes that self-driving cars will eventually make driving safer. Why? Because self-driving cars incorporate much of the same safety technology that is available in today’s…

How to save on your car related goods

Let’s be real, owning a car ain’t the cheapest way to get from point A to point B. You’ve got to purchase a car, lease a car, pay for insurance, pay for maintenance, pay for an oil change, pay for gas, pay for parking…shall I continue? That means one thing, you’ve got to save a few bucks where you can. Believe it or not, a lot of the basic maintenance that you have to do you get severely upcharged for, and most things you can bang out yourself like a car detailing, changing the air filter in the engine and cabin, etc.…