Red lights, Seat belts and Zebra Crossings… We all need to follow the rules of the road in order to keep ourselves and our fellow road users safe, but in some countries the driving rules are so wacky, it’s fair to say that their rules and regulations have gone one step too far.
Our latest feature outlines the most far-fetched driving rules from around the world so buckle up; these ridiculously strange rules are set to drive you crazy!
Ever since the invention of the horseless carriage over a hundred years ago, innovation and technology has been at the forefront of making vehicles safer, more fuel efficient and cheaper than ever before, but what will cars be like in the future and will we be driving at all? In recent years we
You’ve probably been there. You’re in hurry, you jump in your car, you turn the key and nothing happens. No starter noise, no lights, no nothing –drat, your battery is dead. It’s not much fun but it’s a rite-of-passage for most car owners. It seems to happen to everyone at some point in
Given a choice, most car owners’ would like a set of “A-list” tires on their car. You know, brands like Michelin, Bridgestone, Pirelli, Yokohama and others. Problem is that these A-listers are often priced twice what the B-listers are, and many of us end up going B purely for financial
In Germany, there is an odd word that is associated with parking your car in the shade. The word is Schattenparker and it’s a derisive term that denotes weakness. We aren’t making this up. The term Schattenparker is a noun that describes someone who is cowardly or wimpy because they prefer to
It doesn’t get all the coverage that things like engines, turbos and hot exhaust systems do but the brakes on your car are performance items too. Think about it, after you have invested in all the performance upgrades to make your car go fast, what good is it if it doesn’t stop fast! With
Porsche recently made news by announcing that they are working on the Mission E, an extremely high performance electric car (EV) with dozens of state-of-the-art features. One feature that is decidedly not state-of-the-art, though, is the rear “suicide doors.” For those who aren’t familiar
Autobody Checklist Here’s something you don’t hear very often: “I had a accident with my car but it was cheap to fix.” No matter how minor any accident is, it always seems to be expensive to repair. Sometimes very expensive. We asked Ada Dodge of Ada, a local Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
Are you hoping to enter the New Year in style as well as in good financial shape? The time is now to start contemplating the ways you come in strong and take on the upcoming year with style, savings and enjoying the many perks of a new cell phone plan. The cell phones not only …
How to stay safe when driving in wintry conditions New research published by comparison website confused.com has revealed that a quarter of motorists have either been involved in an accident or had a near-miss behind the wheel in poor conditions. Amanda Stretton, the motoring editor at