Did you know cars actually drive on three tires?

(BPT) - Did you know that cars actually ride on three tires?No, this isn't an article about tricycles. It's about a major misconception that takes place where the rubber meets the road. Most drivers …
Need an oil change? How you can prep your car for winter and help vulnerable seniors
(BPT) - As the weather gets colder, it’s time to start thinking about getting your car road-ready for winter conditions. While your car may be running fine now, you’ll want to get it …
It starts at the top: The C-suite must go green to set the stage for corporate ESG
(BPT) - By Brendan P. Keegan, Chairman, CEO & President of Merchants FleetThe biggest acronym in boardrooms across the U.S. today is ESG — Environmental Social Governance. ESG is a …
Need affordable coverage? 5 ways to get cheap car insurance online
(BPT) - It can be challenging to find affordable car insurance. An auto insurance policy and price will vary depending on each person’s history and circumstances and the state they live in. To …
Here's what the most popular American vehicles actually cost the average driver
Do you know how much popular American cars and trucks actually cost to own? CoPilot takes a look at 10 of the most popular models and how much drivers actually shell out every year.   
5 common auto collision repairs and how much they cost
Cheapinsurance.com compiled this list of five common auto collision repairs using information from across the internet. Cost estimates come from a variety of sources, including LendingTree and Chase Bank.   
Comparing 5-year car and home price trends
Jerry analyzes and explains how rising costs compare in the car and home markets in the last five years.  
6 expert tips parents need to know when purchasing or upgrading a car seat
(BPT) - Whether you’re already a parent or you're expecting your first baby, you know how important child car seats are for safety. But like many parents, you may have questions about how to …
Iconic Electric Dune Buggy Debuts - Drivers Wanted [Video]
(BPT) - Meyers Manx recently unveiled the new Manx 2.0 Electric. This first-of-its-kind electric vehicle encapsulates the authentic feel and heritage of the original Meyers Manx, reimagined for the contemporary age with an environmentally friendly ethos.
4 key questions to ask when shopping for a vehicle
(BPT) - From seeking more fuel efficiency or seating capacity to replacing an older or less reliable car, there are many reasons to be in the market for a vehicle today. Whatever the reason may be, …
How your tires can help you save half a gallon of fuel per fill-up
(BPT) - As gas prices soar this summer, travelers and commuters are looking for ways to safeguard their wallets and drive as efficiently as possible. By changing their driving practices and choosing …
5 ways to lower auto insurance premiums
(BPT) - Getting the best price on auto insurance without sacrificing quality of coverage and service may be easier with a basic understanding of how companies calculate auto insurance …
5 ways to upgrade your truck while out 'In The Real' this fall
(BPT) - These days you’re likely thinking twice about making new purchases or doing a lot more research before clicking that buy button on websites. Fortunately, if you have a truck or …

How auto loans compare by generation

As vehicle prices hover at historic highs, Experian looked at how differences in the number of auto loans and payment delays vary across generations.

Nearly half of fatal car accidents in 2020 happened at night—understanding the factors at play

Why do more car crashes happen at night? Staver Accident Injury Lawyers used data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to examine the complex web of factors at play.

The surprising history of how electric vehicles have played the long game and won

Electric vehicles have been around since car manufacturing began. Robert Davidson built the first practical electric vehicle – a 16-foot truck driven by electro-magnetic motors – in Scotland in 1837. This was decades before the internal combustion engine was invented.

Idaho, the Carolinas lead the country with biggest increase in car loans

To find out where Americans bought the most vehicles over the last five years, Experian looked at the number of auto loans nationwide.

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A state-by-state breakdown of crashes involving large trucks

Which states had the most fatal accidents involving large trucks in 2020? Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger used data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to find out.

7 factors that affect your car insurance rate

How do auto insurers calculate rates? Cheap Insurance found seven factors that impact car insurance using research from across the internet.  

Worried about your teen driver? These 6 steps will put you both at ease

(BPT) - It seems like just yesterday you were watching your child's first steps, and today she is asking for the keys to the car. While your teen may be excited about the prospect of driving, you …

5 things driving interest in EVs

(BPT) - If you think you’ve been seeing more plug-in cars on the road or hybrid vehicles in the carpool lane lately, you are not imagining it. A recent Deloitte report found that high fuel …

The 3,000-year history of toll roads

RateGenius compiled this history of U.S. tolling—beginning with its roots abroad and in ancient history—tapping into research from the Federal Highway Administration; the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association; and other organizations.

5 things to know about the unprecedented used-car market

Jerry analyzes the current trends of new and used auto sales in an unusual car market.

Most expensive cities for car rentals

High demand and low supply have made renting a car more expensive than ever. CoPilot looked at Business Travel News' Corporate Travel Index to find which cities had the most expensive car rentals.  

Best truck accessories to help make the most out of your summer

(BPT) - June 21 marks the official start of summer — the season when families and friends pack up for vacation and/or weekend trips traveling the open road. Even if you’re not going far …

Take to the States This Summer with an Iconic All-American Road Trip [Video]

(BPT) - The 8th edition of the biennial MINI TAKES THE STATES road rally is taking place from July 9-17 and will follow some of the best …

Proper tire maintenance can help you stay safe, manage inflation and care for Mother Earth

(BPT) - When you think about the safety features on your car, seatbelts and airbags likely come to mind. While most people understand the lifesaving value of these devices, many are unaware of …

How to plan for a road trip in an electric car

(BPT) - Nearly 35 million American drivers will be on the road this summer and while EV infrastructure is still growing, the burgeoning part of the population of first-time EV owners may have to take …