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Articles By Bill Wilson


Complete Streets: How they Will Change the Way You Drive
Complete Streets: How they Will Change the Way You Drive
Fri, Aug 15, 2014 at 10:14AM by Bill Wilson

Road development in the US has followed the same basic pattern since the end of World War II: Add more... Read More


Are 3000-Mile Oil Changes Still a Good Idea?
Are 3000-Mile Oil Changes Still a Good Idea?
Thu, Aug 14, 2014 at 12:35PM by Bill Wilson

There’s some advice that’s repeated so often it’s almost universally accepted as true,... Read More


For Maine at its Very Best, Take a Trip Up US 1
For Maine at its Very Best, Take a Trip Up US 1
Wed, Jun 25, 2014 at 3:04PM by Bill Wilson

Long before there was air conditioning, there was Maine. People from all over the eastern United States have... Read More


Seven Tips for Automatic Transmission Care
Seven Tips for Automatic Transmission Care
Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 2:05PM by Bill Wilson

The modern automatic transmission is perhaps the most complex system in today’s motor vehicles, more... Read More


10 Tips for Driving in Ice and Snow
10 Tips for Driving in Ice and Snow
Thu, Jan 30, 2014 at 10:59AM by Bill Wilson

If this winter has proven anything, it’s that severe weather can pop up where it’s least expected.... Read More


Five Questions You Should Answer Before Buying an Extended Warranty
Five Questions You Should Answer Before Buying an Extended Warranty
Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 1:54PM by Bill Wilson

Extended vehicle warranties have become almost as common as life insurance... Read More


The Dalton Highway in Alaska: the Ultimate Scenic Road
The Dalton Highway in Alaska: the Ultimate Scenic Road
Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 2:18PM by Bill Wilson

There are plenty of scenic highways that offer spectacular beauty and closeness to nature. Most of them,... Read More


The Coldest Test Track in the US, and Why You're Safer Because of It
The Coldest Test Track in the US, and Why You're Safer Because of It
Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 11:22AM by Bill Wilson

The next time you set out on a winter’s drive, you might want to give some thought to the tiny town... Read More


Beat the Winter Cold with a Trip to the Old Florida Heritage Highway
Beat the Winter Cold with a Trip to the Old Florida Heritage Highway
Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 1:29PM by Bill Wilson

There’s nothing quite so satisfying as an old-fashioned road trip. However, with cold weather setting... Read More


Great American Road Trips: the Olympic Peninsula
Great American Road Trips: the Olympic Peninsula
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 1:33PM by Bill Wilson

If you’ve ever felt the urge to go west, then you might try a jaunt around the Olympic Peninsula in... Read More


Great American Road Trips: Skyline Drive
Great American Road Trips: Skyline Drive
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 at 1:56PM by Bill Wilson

Skyline Drive is a 105-mile roadway cut through the most scenic points in Virginia’s Shenandoah National... Read More


Great American Road Trips: the Blue Ridge Parkway
Great American Road Trips: the Blue Ridge Parkway
Sat, Nov 9, 2013 at 9:32AM by Bill Wilson

When Henry Ford introduced the first mass-produced automobiles early in the 20th century, he envisioned his... Read More


Six Tips for Cleaning your Car's Interior
Six Tips for Cleaning your Car's Interior
Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 7:42AM by Bill Wilson

Cars are more than a means to get from one place to another. Nowadays they also serve as social centers,... Read More


Steam: The Original Alternative Fuel
Steam: The Original Alternative Fuel
Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 1:38PM by Bill Wilson

These days the news is filled with stories about alternative fuels. Whether it’s biodiesel, ethanol,... Read More


How to Wash a Car Like The Pros
How to Wash a Car Like The Pros
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 2:30PM by Bill Wilson

An automobile is more than just a way to get somewhere. It’s also an expression of your personality... Read More


Three Auto-Related Urban Legends, Just in Time for Halloween
Three Auto-Related Urban Legends, Just in Time for Halloween
Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 9:07AM by Bill Wilson

Cars have been inspiring weird stories ever since Henry Ford came out with the Model T. They’re... Read More


Three signs that electric cars are here to stay
Three signs that electric cars are here to stay
Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 4:11PM by Bill Wilson

Nothing in recent automotive history has stirred up as much passion as the move towards electric vehicles.... Read More


Want To Get 150 MPG? Here's How Hypermilers Do It
Want To Get 150 MPG? Here's How Hypermilers Do It
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 1:45PM by Bill Wilson

Drivers have been complaining about high gas prices ever since automobiles were invented. Yet, when it comes... Read More


Nissan Sets 2020 Deadline for Self-Driving Vehicles
Nissan Sets 2020 Deadline for Self-Driving Vehicles
Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 9:36AM by Bill Wilson

For most people, self-driving cars fit in the same category as jet backpacks, robot butlers, and personal... Read More


How To Get Your Vehicle Ready For Winter
How To Get Your Vehicle Ready For Winter
Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 9:22AM by Bill Wilson

Labor Day us almost upon us, and some parts of the country are already feeling the first cool breezes of... Read More