2025 Cadillac Escalade front
22
Jul
2024
Posted in New Models

Refreshed 2025 Cadillac Escalade Debuts

Cadillac has revealed the refreshed 2025 Escalade, featuring updates in design, technology, and performance. As a significant player in the luxury SUV market with over one million units sold globally and a strong presence in North America, the Escalade continues…

2025 Toyota Camry Front End
15
Jul
2024
Posted in New Vehicle Reviews Specifications

We Drove the Hybrid-Only 2025 Toyota Camry

More than 40 years have passed since Toyota introduced the Camry to the U.S. market. Over the years, this midsize sedan has evolved alongside changing consumer preferences, which have recently favored utility vehicles like the Toyota RAV4. For 2025, Toyota…

child in car seat
11
Jul
2024
Posted in Driving Tips

Child Heatstroke Dangers and Your Car

Heatstroke is on the rise, especially as temperatures reach summer highs. Parents and caregivers understand the importance of restraining children in their car booster seats, an effective way to protect youngsters. However, even with children safely in place, one significant…

07
Jul
2024
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

5 Ways to Improve the Performance of Your Old Car

Old car with new tricks. Modern cars feature advanced technology, but achieving high-end performance doesn’t require buying a new vehicle. With affordable aftermarket upgrades, you can enhance your car’s performance significantly. Here are five methods to improve your vehicle’s capabilities:…

Fourth of July
04
Jul
2024
Posted in Special

Autorama Soliloquy: Independence Day

Independence Day: This article originally appeared on July 4, 2022. Updated to reflect links to parades. I’ve always enjoyed the 4th of July, also known as America’s Independence Day. Growing up in New Jersey in the 1960s and 1970s gave…

summer travel
01
Jul
2024
Posted in Car Care

Summer Car Preparation Tips

This article originally appeared on May 3, 2022. Updated to reflect current conditions. Hot weather has arrived, bringing extreme challenges for both humans and machines alike. Similar to winter, summer poses significant demands on your vehicle. Despite being built to…

2025 Kia Carnival HEV
28
Jun
2024
Posted in New Models

Kia Introduces Turbo Hybrid Carnival

Kia’s eight-passenger Carnival people mover receives an important option for 2025. Along with a naturally aspirated gas engine, customers will now have a choice of two powertrains. The new selection is a turbocharged hybrid model, a combination that enhances both…

car overheating with girl on cell phone
26
Jun
2024
Posted in Car Care

Why Does My Car Overheat?

Car overheating is a common yet serious issue that can lead to significant damage if not addressed promptly. Understanding the causes, solutions, and preventive measures is crucial for maintaining your vehicle’s health. Causes of Car Overheating There are multiple possible…

heatwave driver
24
Jun
2024
Posted in Car Care

18 Ways to Endure a Heatwave

As temperatures rise during a heatwave, keeping your car cool can become a challenging task. High interior temperatures are not only uncomfortable but can also damage your car’s interior and make driving dangerous. Here are practical tips to help you…

car starter
21
Jun
2024
Posted in Maintenance & Repairs

Failing Starter: Signs and Solutions

The starter in a car is an essential component of the ignition system, responsible for initiating the engine’s operation. When you turn the ignition key or press the start button, the car’s battery activates the starter motor. This small but…

electric vehicle charging
18
Jun
2024
Posted in Commentary

Unplugged: Why Consumers Hate EV Charging

Consumers are embracing electric vehicles in record numbers, but the transition is fraught with challenges. High prices and quality concerns are significant, but it’s the charging issues that may be the biggest obstacle. Charging difficulties are deterring potential buyers and…

used car
14
Jun
2024
Posted in Car Buying Tips Car Selling Tips

Advantages and Disadvantages of Flipping Cars

Buying and selling cars is not just the domain of car dealers. Individuals with a strong interest in automobiles and mechanical knowledge are also active in this market. These enthusiasts are skilled at purchasing vehicles at low prices, often through…

Subaru Legacy
10
Jun
2024
Posted in History

History of the Subaru Legacy

As Subaru prepares to bid farewell to the Legacy after the 2025 model year, it is a fitting moment to reflect on the storied history of this iconic vehicle. Launched in 1989, the Subaru Legacy has been a testament to…

auto insurance
07
Jun
2024
Posted in Consumer Guidance

Electric Vehicles Cost More to Insure

Owning an electric vehicle offers several advantages, such as avoiding trips to the gas station and benefiting from zero emissions. Additionally, EVs often have lower overall maintenance costs and qualify for tax incentives, making the switch appealing for many. However,…

Gigacasting EV
04
Jun
2024
Posted in Engineering & Technology

What is Gigacasting?

Gigacasting is a groundbreaking manufacturing process that enables the production of large, single-piece components using high-pressure die casting. This innovative technique relies on massive casting machines, often called “gigapresses,” to mold complex parts from molten metal. The process offers significant…

Cadillac OPTIQ
01
Jun
2024
Posted in New Models

Highlights of the 2025 Cadillac OPTIQ

Cadillac has unveiled the 2025 OPTIQ, an all-electric utility vehicle that aims to shape the entry-level luxury segment with its advanced technology, impressive performance, and precise design. As part of Cadillac’s growing EV lineup, which includes the LYRIQ, ESCALADE IQ,…

extended car warranty
30
May
2024
Posted in Consumer Guidance

What is an Extended Car Warranty?

An extended car warranty, also known as a vehicle service contract, is an optional plan that extends the coverage period for repairs and replacements beyond the original manufacturer’s warranty. Unlike the factory warranty that comes with a new car, an…

retread tire
27
May
2024
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

Retread Tires: Benefits and Drawbacks

Retread tires, also known as remolded or recapped tires, are a cost-effective and environmentally friendly alternative to new tires. The process involves removing the worn tread from a used tire and applying a new one, allowing the tire to be…

nine
23
May
2024
Posted in Car Maintenance Tips

9 Car Filters and What They Do

Filters play a crucial role in the performance of your vehicle. While most owners are familiar with air, oil, and fuel filters, there are several others that are equally important. Here’s a detailed look at nine types of filters you…

rotary engine
20
May
2024
Posted in Engineering & Technology

Rotary Engine: An Overview

Gasoline engines have been around for nearly 150 years, operating on the principle that the combustion of air and fuel generates rotational force to propel a car. Despite advancements such as turbocharging and supercharging, piston engines largely remain similar in…