More Efficient Engines

For over 100 years, internal-combustion engines have been the first choice for automotive power. Recently electric alternatives have been gaining popularity but they are just a small fraction of what’s on the road. Dethroning the internal-combustion engines isn’t going to…
Great Mobile Apps for Drivers

You may not know it but there are a lot of car-related apps out there. In this article, we asked a few of our car enthusiast friends at Patrick Collision of Naperville, a full service body shop in Naperville, IL,…
The Sleeve Valve Engine

During WWII, engineers within the Nazi regime devised some of the best and most-advanced weaponry of the time. One German fighter plane, the Focke-Wulf FW 190 for a time outperformed anything the Allies could put in the air. However, when the…
Shipping a New Car Home

It used to be that shipping cars was purely a commercial activity conducted by car dealers, car manufacturers and others in the trade. It involved transportation companies, car carriers and brokers, and it cost a lot of money. Well, that’s…
V-16 Power

In the 1920s, cars were getting bigger and heavier and, as a result, they needed more powerful engines. The problem at that time, was that the only reliable way to produce more power from an internal combustion engine was to…
Here’s Why Your Car Deserves A Little TLC

All drivers love their cars. However, they will tend to pick up a few cosmetic issues over the months and years. After all, the average driver now travels more miles than in any previous generation. Moreover, with more cars on…
Cars vs Motorcycles

Most people are either a car person or a motorcycle person. There is no inbetween and both sides insist that they are right, but which one is really better. There are a lot of benefits to both cars and motorcycles…
Decisions You Must Make After A Collision

After a collision might not exactly be the optimal time to be making decisions that could impact your future and your physical or financial health. Unfortunately, it’s when you need to start making decisions that do exactly that. We’re going…
Why You’re Losing Control On The Road

Your ability to react in a timely manner on the road is one of the most important parts of safe driving. A few extra seconds really can be the difference between a collision and a near miss. The difference between…
4 Car Issues You Should Never Ignore

Your car is one of the most expensive things you’ll ever own, so obviously, you want to make sure you’re getting your money’s worth, and keeping it in the best working condition possible. Unfortunately, a lot of people tend to…