2020 Toyota Sienna SE Premium AWD
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Are There Child Safety Seat Laws?

Peace of mind is not always an easy thing to come by. One notion that can bring that feeling to parents across the country is simply the knowledge that their children are safe. The Department of Health and Human Services is very clear about its child safety seat recommendations. Car seats, when installed properly and …

Crash Test Dummies
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Why We Need Female Crash Test Dummies

When a woman gets into her car, she assumes she is safe. There is a host of standard safety features that she likely took into consideration when shopping for that vehicle. Yet in 2020, the data automobile manufacturers base safety standards on comes primarily from studies using male form crash test dummies alone. We need …

A driver uses an emergency roadside kit to repair his car.

9 Roadside Emergency Kit Essentials

Let’s face it—a breakdown by the side of a busy highway or sketchy neighborhood is enough to cause a nervous breakdown. If you haven’t already, it’s statistically inevitable that you’ll eventually be the unwilling recipient of mechanical misfortune. To help alleviate some of the stress that comes along with car troubles, you should have a …

The 2019 Nissan Murano at AutoMobility in LA
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Nissan Murano?

Nissan’s SUVs aren’t the most popular in the segment. Despite being a good car overall, the Nissan Pathfinder can’t keep up with its competition. The redesigned Nissan Armada also failed to make a huge impact on sales. The Nissan Murano remains unchanged for the 2020 model year, though it did get an exterior refresh last …

2020 Jeep Wrangler Limited | FCA
Tips, Tricks & Trends

How Safe Is a Jeep Wrangler?

The Jeep Wrangler isn’t just an off-roading American icon, it’s an amazingly popular SUV. Buyers regularly trade in muscle cars for it, and the new diesel and upcoming plug-in hybrid versions will surely add to its popularity. But the Wrangler’s star status also makes its shortcomings that much more apparent. The truth is, the Jeep …