When it comes to DIY car repairs, they can come off a little intimidating. However, there are several car repair projects anyone can do. From air filter replacement to the common oil change, there are a number of repairs to consider doing yourself before taking your vehicle in to the professionals. With the use of this helpful DIY car repairs guide, you’ll learn the timeline on when certain parts need to be replaced and more.
American commuting statistics can certainly be disheartening, with a large majority of workers in the United States having to rely on their cars to get to work. However, in some cities, the transportation situation is much better than in others. This infographic takes a look at the top cities across America with the highest percentages of walking, biking, and public-transportation-using workers
The revenue that cities earn from parking tickets is meant to fund transportation projects and fix crumbling infrastructure. But with some cities in the United States starting to privatize their parking meters, will that revenue continue to benefit the public? This infographic ranks 25 major U.S. cities on their parking ticket revenue per capita.
Why do car models have different names in different countries? A lot of it has to do with appealing to the car trends and fashions unique to each location. Here is an infographic that compares car trends and popularity around the world, and the different brand and model names that exist in each country.
An accident, construction or someone simply pulled over on the side of the road can all cause traffic congestion, especially during rush hour as commuters try to get home. However, there isn’t always a clear cut reason for a backed up highway, and sometimes there seems to be no reason at all. This phenomenon is known as a phantom traffic jam, and its an urban mystery that plagues most of the nation.
With car accidents, vehicles and hospitalizations can be covered by insurance but the amount of time you need to recover and fatalities won’t. It is best to follow proper traffic regulations, wear your seatbelt, and avoid texting or intoxication when driving. Still, accidents could still occur if another party would be responsible which means that keeping yourself safe does not only benefit you but others as well.
Though motorcycles make up just 3% of vehicles on the road, motorcyclists account for 14% of fatal accidents. Motorcycle safety is a big deal. The following infographic shows just how dangerous motorcycles can be when drivers aren’t careful. It takes all of us paying attention — cars, trucks, and motorcyclists all together — to make the roads safe.
With Winter’s becoming harsher all the time, staying safe on the roads is more important than ever. Jardine Motors Group has put together a checklist of useful items to carry in the winter, especially should you encounter any snow or ice.
While it can be tempting to avoid replacing certain key automobile parts in order to save money, records have shown that spending a little more money to keep your car in good shape could end up saving you from buying another car entirely. This infographic from Chevy Nation Parts explains some of the precautions you should take to ensure that the lifespan of your vehicle reaches its maximum potential.
When you own a vehicle, maintenance tasks should be performed year-round. By taking care of your vehicle during each season, you will help it last longer and drive safer on the roadways. The following infographic, courtesy of Service First Automotive Centers, is a seasonal guide to proper car maintenance.