What Does Color Have to do With Anything?

November 21, 2014

The idea that there may be a correlation between your car’s paint and your own safety may sound ludicrous, but research has turned up some intriguing results arguing that such a correlation does indeed exist. A 2003 study published in the British Medical Journal suggests that silver cars are up to 50% less likely than white ones to be implicated in a road accident ending in serious ...

Is New Car Technology Making Us Irresponsible Drivers?

November 21, 2014

You’ve likely heard those incredible car tales -- the ones where people drift off the road or get lost in the desert because they blindly followed their GPS. These stories seem unbelievable but they happen all the time and leave the passengers in sometimes fatal situations. A quick Google search unearths dozens and dozens of incidents where people have driven into mud pits, mountains, ...

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James Rawlson’s Car Blog

October 1, 2014

Most definitions of the term specify that cars are designed to run primarily on roads, to have seating for one to eight people, to typically have four wheels, and to be constructed principally for the transport of people rather than goods. A car is a wheeled, self-powered motor vehicle used for transporting passengers. The year 1886 is regarded as the birth year of the modern car. In ...