Keep your side view mirrors free from bird poop and bird droppings that can damage the paint on your car, bird pecking, bird attacks, scratches and scuffs!
Your should have all of these items (above) in your trunk for safe winter and summer driving - plus your cell phone and a real spare tire!
Anyone who's ever filed a tax return or visited the Department of Motor Vehicles understands that government does two things well: spend our money and waste our time. ~ Ed Fuelner
More than just heated seats, the advances in new car winter technology over the past 20 years have been astounding. So much so, that if the safety feature we now take for granted are not equipped in a new vehicle, we wouldn't even dream of buying the car.
New winter car technology is great. But what good are these advances if drivers do not know how to incorporate these new safety features into their driving habits? Discover how to improve your driving by adjusting your motoring techniques in winter weather conditions. \Why not use your new car winter technology to make you a better driver in the snow and ice?
Let's face it: not every driver is happy with or uses all of the new car winter technology that is crammed into vehicles today. The exact figure is that less than 1 in 5 drivers actually use about all of the fancy doodads and technology in today's vehicles. That means 80 percent don't care. Hmmm.
What's the biggest advance in new car winter technology? Well, we've seen it already in the movies. Here's a hint; shaken not stirred.
So, with all of the new car winter technology available, what are the hottest cars to drive during the winter months. Here's a top 5 list of cars you want to be driving when the snowflakes are falling. This list of cars you want to be driving in a blizzard has some surprising choices - along with a suggestion for the top winter driving safety accessory.
But be aware that one technology that every driver should have is very low-tech: a car emergency kit stashed away in your trunk.
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* Winter Driving Tips For Teens
* Winter Driving Tips For Older Adults
* The Winter Driving School Experience
* 4x4 Winter Driving Tips
* Winter Driving Tips For the Canadian Winter Driver
* Long Distance Travel in Winter
* New Car Winter Technology
No matter how well you plan, stuff can happen when you're driving your car or truck in the winter's cold. Best to have these items in your trunk just in case that emergency crops up.
Adversity draws men together and produces beauty and harmony in life's relationships, just as the cold of winter produces ice-flowers on the window-panes, which vanish with the warmth. ~ Soren Kierkegaard