How to Drive a Stick Shift – Defensive Driving Lessons 101

Car enthusiasts will agree that manual transmission always trump automatic transmission. It requires skill since you need to change the gear in order to control the speed of the car. Here is a look at some of the things you might want to know about stick shifts: The Essential Components There are several ways a car with manual transmission is different from cars with automatic transmissions. Cars with manual transmissions have a clutch, which is an

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Common Causes For Car Accidents (And How You Can Prevent Them)

In the United States 37,000 people lose their lives in car accidents every year. 2.35 million People sustain injuries and disabilities in these accidents. Majority of these accidents occur because of the driver’s negligence. Here is a look at some of the most common causes for car accidents: Driving under influence Driving under influence is one of the most common reasons for car accidents in the United States. You should know that when you consume alcohol

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How Can Road Rage Be Controlled?

According to a report published by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, 78 percent of drivers in the U.S. have admitted to participating in some form of aggressive driving. And one-third admitted that they had made an angry gesture at another driver. The report also shows that 4 percent purposely blocked other vehicles and 11 percent cut other drivers off. What’s scary about road rage is that in an instant, things can get heated. Not only

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