How to: Jump Start a Car

Unfortunately, there were many times when my car battery died and I was stuck not knowing what to do. Even if I had the right equipment needed to jump start my battery, I always had to look around and hope there was someone nearby that knew what to do and didn’t mind me using their […]

Driver’s Guide to Self-Care

After a long and busy week, I felt capable to drive to Houston after leaving work late. At this point, I was running on caffeine. I often have long drives because I travel a lot between Houston and Austin. Unfortunately, there were a couple times when I fell asleep at the wheel while driving. I […]

Night Driving Tips

Recently, I had a close call on I-35. I was driving home and tired. To keep me awake I was listening to loud music, but I wasn’t really paying attention to my surroundings. All of a sudden, a deer pops out of no where and I try to server around him. Thankfully I looked over […]

Preparing for Spring Showers

Preparing for Spring Showers In Central Texas, we know that when it rains, it pours. This means being prepared for your commute to work or trip downtown is a good idea to combat the harsh weather. Here are 5 tips on getting your car ready for the heavy rain. 1. Tire Safety Worn and deflated […]

Road Bike Safety

Bikes and other forms of wheeled transportation are all around and are sometimes a little intimidating to drive next to. These other forms of transportation can be much smaller. Which means they can easily get in blind spots. Then in traffic it can be hard to stay aware of your surroundings and respect the space […]

Pros and Cons of Aftermarket Parts

What are Aftermarket parts? “Aftermarket parts are made by anyone other than the car’s maker. They could be a direct replacement or something to change how the car performs or looks.” When it comes to repairing a car the question of what kind of parts to replace always comes up. There seems to be question […]

How to Avoid a Deer Collision

From October to December, it’s deer season in Texas. This means deer will be out and about crossing the roads, especially during the night time. Staying alert is the first step in being proactive when avoiding a deer. Although this seems like a simple task, sticking to the driving basics can be difficult with a […]
Bubbles from a car wash in Austin

Top 5 Car Wash Shops in Austin

Sometimes you don’t have the supplies or time to wash your own car. This is when the hunt for a reliable car wash begins. Locations can be a hit or miss when it comes to customer care, so it’s always good to know where you can trust your family or work vehicle to get the […]

Teen Driving

Those coming of age movies that we all enjoyed growing up whether it was Clueless or Ferris Bueller’s Day Off at some point have scenes about driving. The scenes surround freedom or escaping a situation. Every 15-year-old just itches for that license to drive alone and feel the freedom of driving into the sunset. via […]