(BPT) - Although our everyday routines can be simple and second nature, there’s only so much we can remember. And when it comes to cars and car maintenance, many Americans frequently forget routine tasks according to the latest Gauge Index from Hankook Tire.
(NAPSI)—Auto accidents are more common than you may think. In fact, an estimated 15,000 drivers per day need to find a collision repair shop, according to NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
(StatePoint) Traffic deaths are on the rise, and experts fear the trend will continue this summer during a period known as the 100 Deadly Days. Summer weekends tend to be the most dangerous, with seven out of 10 crashes happening on a Saturday or Sunday in the summer of 2014.
(BPT) - Escaping city life, exploring the outdoors and toasting marshmallows around a campfire are the essence of the classic American vacation: camping.
(BPT) - Summer is peak travel season for most Americans. Those hoping to spend less on fuel and more on fun can find ways to stretch their travel budgets with better vehicle care and use.
(NAPSI)—According to Department of Defense data, about one in three military personnel moves every year. If you’re among them this year, heeding 18 hints can help make the move smoother:
(NAPSI)—The period just after graduation can be an exciting time for recent grads: first job, first apartment off campus and, for many, their first new car—often with an assist from Mom and Dad.
(NAPSI)—Millions of Americans move to a new home every year. The next time you’re among them, you may be able to save time, trouble and money if you heed a few hints on driving a moving truck. These come from the experts at Penske Truck Rental:
(NAPSI)—More than 420,000 people are injured each year in motor vehicle accidents involving distracted drivers—but technology can help reduce your risk by improving your awareness behind the wheel, no matter how old your vehicle may be.
(NAPSI)—Car shopping may be easier than ever thanks to some surprising technology.
(BPT) - No hace mucho, la máquina de escribir era la mejor herramienta para compilar datos, y las bibliotecas llevaban el inventario de sus libros con tarjetas indizadas que se guardaban en gavetas de madera. Obviamente, las computadoras han mejorado la productividad, pues nos permiten una manipulación más rápida de los datos. Pero ¿ha pensado alguna vez en todos los objetos físicos y manuables que no existirían hoy si no fuese por las computadoras? Además de que la ingeniería y la manufactura serían sin duda más lentas y difíciles, habría menos cosas si aun estuviésemos usando tarjetas indizadas para mantener un registro de las mismas.
(NAPSI)—Brakes are a critical component for maintaining vehicle safety. Whether it’s trying to stop your vehicle on an icy, snow-packed road or slowing down on a rain-soaked highway, properly functioning brakes are key to maintaining control of the vehicle.
(StatePoint) Play your cards right and you can save big when replacing your car. The key is knowing where there's real money on the table.
(BPT) - Today’s consumers want to get the most out of what they pay for. Instead of buying bloated packages full of useless add-ons, they only want to pay for the services and products they will actually use, when they want to use them. Streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu are gaining popularity against cable packages and pay for use options exist in the automobile, fashion and cell phone industries.
(NAPSI)—Keep your family and vehicle safe as you prepare for your summer travels.