Let’s keep you safe on the road through summer heat and winter storms. Check real-time road conditions and learn what to pack for your next road trip.
Driving in Rain? How to Avoid Hydroplaning and Other Tips
Hydroplaning can cause you to lose control when you’re driving during the rain. Learn how to avoid it and what to do if it happens to you.
Not to Worry: 27 Tips for Safest Night Driving
The overall nighttime crash rate is about one-and-a-half times the daytime rate. Here are 27 tips for getting to your destination safely during your nighttime travels.
What You Need to Know About Road Conditions Right Now
Here’s your winter Guide to Real-time Road Conditions in Western states, with chain requirements, current road reports, forecasts, road cams and winter storm warnings.
Do I Really Need Brake Service?
Brake problem symptoms have a lot of overlap with other car repair symptoms. The solution may be as simple as removing a trapped rock or you may need full brake service.
Tire Speed Rating and Why It Matters
Tire speed rating is the max speed tires can safely carry the weight of your vehicle and its load. Here's what to know, including why your safe speed will be lower.
Do These 10 Things to Stay Safe on Winter Roads [Infographic]
Winter driving can be hazardous. Follow these tips to get where you’re going safely. First up: Leave earlier than you would in the warm weather.
17 Must-Know Tips That Will Make You a Better Defensive Driver
You can’t control bad road conditions, distracted drivers, people under the influence or other unexpected situations. You can, though, increase your odds of staying clear of such hazards with this list of defensive driving tips.
How to Drive Safely in High Winds
Here’s how to stay safer on the road when you’re driving in high or gusting winds, especially if you’re driving a pickup, SUV, RV, van or bus.
Does Adding Weight in the Back Improve My Car’s Traction in Snow?
Should you add weight in your trunk or the bed of your pickup to improve winter traction? It depends. Here's a guide to when it will help.