4×4 vs. AWD

4x4, or four-wheel drive, just like all wheel drive (AWD) are options that crop up on cars a lot...

Checking fluids, and why it’s so important

Now that we know how crucial it is to check tires and wiper blades, I feel it’s equally important...

How your speed affects stopping distance

Tailgaters: whether we’ve done it ourselves or had it done to us, there’s not a single driver on the...

Buying a used car

When buying a used car, it’s hard to visualize or anticipate how many things there are to look out...

Motor oil, winter weight and what does it all mean?

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Proper etiquette and preparation for rain

While I’ve already broached the topic of checking your windshield wipers and tires (which, would be wise to check...

Which rooftop beast of burden is better for off-roaders and why?

With the arrival of cargo boxes and baskets, the ability to store camping gear, tools, bicycles, spare tires and...

Car camping and what to bring on your first trip

The following is a continuation of the last two car-ticles that outlined things to take on your next car...

Picking your poison: automatic vs manual transmissions off-road

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What to expect when camping

First and foremost, it’s enthusiastically recommended that all campers, new and experienced, enlighten themselves to Leave No Trace's seven...

How to find a car camping site

As our horizons expand and more time is demanded of us from various angles, it becomes increasingly difficult to...

Keeping the most in mind for your car when getting ready...

What is it we typically do when we think about getting ready for a road trip? The first few...