Accessories

Hitting The Road With Your Pooch? Don’t Forget To Bring This...

Taking the dog on a road trip? Pet safety experts agree that a restraint that keeps your dog secure inside the vehicle is one of the most important items you can bring with you.

See what they look for when shopping for such accessories.

Driving Sunglasses Key to Reducing Eye Strain

You've been wearing the same sunglasses for years, and you notice your eyes feel strained after a long drive.

Maybe it's time to invest in a pair of polarized lenses. See how to choose.

Drivers turn to dash cams for video evidence during accidents

Dash cams become eye witness to driving incidents

Cameras similar to those worn by thrillseekers are finding their way to the dashboards of safety-conscious drivers.

“Dash cameras are helpful in hit-and-run collisions – or other situations where you’d want to get someone’s license plate,” said Johan-Till Broer of Garman, a Kansas-based electronics company that started making dash cameras this year.

Don't let all the small electronics turn a good day bad

It’s not enough anymore for your car’s battery to just help start the engine. It also needs to power a navigation system, charge your cell phone, operate a back-up camera and a plethora of 21st century conveniences. 

So how do you ensure your battery has enough strength to do all that and prevent you from being stranded thousands of miles from home on your summer road trip?