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Get Your Car Ready for School

Now that all the kids are back to school, the family car is on the verge of being filled with more clutter.  It's easy for homework, fliers, school supplies, etc., to be strewn all throughout the car which can become stressful and chaotic. Follow these tips to get your car ready for the school year.

Road Trip Planning

We don't know about you, but there is just something about planning a roadtrip that is exhilarating. We can spend weeks or even months planning the perfect trip with the perfect stops. Traveling season is here and there are just a few things we need to start off on the right wheel!

Taking Care of Your Tires

Keeping your tires rotated regularly and changed will help keep you safe while driving. Checking your tire's tread whenever you fill up for gas or get an oil change will help you determine when you need new tires. Tire maintenance is really as important as an oil change.

Common Car Maintenance Items to Follow Through On

The more you use your car and the longer your trips, the more wear and tear your car experiences. There a few things you can do on each month that will cost pennies to nothing to perform, because it is vital to your vehicle's health and longevity that proper maintenance is done!

Gas-Saving Apps To Consider Getting

For all car owners and car lovers alike, the price of gas is a headache. To help you out, here are the some of the gas apps available today. They range from GasBuddy to Waze to AAA Triptik.

U.S National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Gives Dodge Challenger Five Stars

The 2015 Dodge Challenger has received a five-star overall safety rating, the best safety rating given by the U.S National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Front and side crash tests, in addition to other safety tests, all gave the 2015 Dodge Challenger the five-star rating.

Jeep: A Brand With Sales That Won't Stop

The Jeep brand has become important in the automotive industry within the past 70 years. The Jeep brand manufactures many SUVs perfect for people who have to travel with extra storage space or need a vehicle that will be perfect for off-road conditions.

Choosing a Car for your Teen

Your child has grown up and now they are ready for their first car. New or used, there is some basic safety equipment your teen's car should include, so whatever car you buy make sure it includes these critical safety features:

Why You Need to Get Oil Changes

In comparison to other tasks you will need done for your vehicle, getting a regular oil change is relatively inexpensive. If one does not keep up with recommended oil changes, they could be paying for a significant amount of repairs down the road, potentially for a brand new engine due to engine failure. In essence, it is not a good idea to procrastinate on getting your vehicle's oil changed.

2015 Chrysler 200: A Family Vehicle

The 2015 Chrysler 200 has been named the "Family Vehicle of the Year" by the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) to assist families in purchasing a great vehicle. As a mid-size sedan, and as a vehicle that will allow the driver to travel up to 36 mpg, it is ideal for those who don't find it convenient to stop and refuel frequently. This car is also a safe one, with 60 standard and available safety features.

Ram Sponsored Truck Breaks Guinness World Record

The Ram brand continues to make itself known as a force to reckoned with, and has broken the the Guinness World Record for "Fastest Speed for a Monster Truck" on December 15, 2014 at 8:44 A.M. The Raminator, Ram's sponsored truck, broke the record at the Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas.

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Receives 22 MPG Rating

The 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat has been named one of Ward's 10 Best Engines. With a highway fuel economy of 22 miles per gallon, as rated by the United States Environmental Protection agency (EPA), the fastest, most powerful sedan on the market with the Chrysler Groups 707-horsepower 6.2-liter HEMI Hellcat V-8, has added to a lengthy list of why its one of the most innovative vehicles on the market.

What To Do After An Auto Accident

You can be the most considerate person on the road, but that does not mean you are immune to driving accidents. In a sickening instant of crunching metal, it upends what you expected to be just another day.

Winter Driving Preparations

Winter driving is not as difficult as people think. There is no reason to drive carelessly when there is ice on the ground or in a heavy storm. Be aware and concentrate on the road. Drive as if you are tiptoeing on ice, because you might be.


5 Ways to Prevent Car Theft

Car theft can happen at any time in any place. While there are top areas for car thefts and top models that are typically stolen, it can happen to any car. By taking a few precautions, you can potentially keep your car and belongings safe. Here are 5 ways to help from being a car theft victim:


Chores for your Kids

There is always debate how old a child should be when they can do household and outdoor chores. It all depends on your child and how much they can handle. Here is quick guide by age..



Interesting Roadside Attractions in WI

Traveling with kids can be a very daunting task. There are usually a lot of stops along the way to use bathrooms, eat, and stretch. I like to turn those pit stops into moments of fun by taking advantage of roadside attractions.If you are going to be traveling around Wisconsin, be sure to check out these great stops during your travels. The Wegner Grotto, Cataract WI - There is something enchanting about this garden of concrete sculptures adorned with thousands of pieces of glimmering glass. Open Momroial Day through Labor Day, admission is free.

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