industry

A peek under the hood of the global automotive industry.

Car Salesman Secrets to Know Before You Buy Your Next Car
It's a pretty well-known fact that car dealerships are where some of the most high-pressure sales tactics happen. People generally expect a car dealership to be an arena of rip-offs, with many assumin...
Emily Heathcotea month ago
The Harm of Gender Roles in Car Culture
“The masculine dominance of car culture is sustained even though an increasing number of women drive and work as car journalists” (Wollen and Kerr, 363). In her article “Men, Motors, Markets, and Wome...
Veronica Uson2 months ago
The Truth!
MCA, short for Motor Club of America, is one of the most misunderstood business/product ever. I am here to break it down easily and explain what Motor Club of America really is. If you go on Google an...
Kellen W4 months ago
Inside Auto Repair
Diagnostics... Where to start?... as it is constantly evolving. Let's start where most people unfortunately start: the dreaded check engine light that sometimes comes with notable symptoms in vehicle ...
Joseph Farley4 months ago
Least Fuel Efficient Cars of All Time
Back when gas was cheap and we thought it'd last forever, it's not hard to see why some of these fuel guzzling, environmental disasters were made. Nowadays, if you don't have decent miles per gallon y...
Matthew Hocutt6 months ago
5 Ways To Save Money On Your Auto Insurance
Auto insurance is mandatory if you own a registered vehicle in any state. You pay your premium month after month and wonder when you are ever going to get a break. Having an agent is your best bet if ...
Shelby Taylor6 months ago
How to Not Suck as an Uber/Lyft Passenger
I've been a Lyft driver for about four months. Not too long ago, I wrote on article on how to not be a sh*tty Lyft/Uber driver, but now I'd like to pass some advice onto passengers, as well. I'd just ...
Rachel Blanchard6 months ago
Terms to Know Before Buying Car Insurance
OK, so you've bought a car, or you've had a reliable car for a while now, but don't have any car insurance. But if you're constantly taking your car out, either to work, or going out with friends, you...
Celeste Jackson7 months ago
5 Reasons Uber Sucks
Since its inception in 2009, Uber has exploded into a wide-reaching, multi-million dollar company, operating in over 600 countries worldwide and employing thousands of part and full-time drivers. The ...
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Grandpa H8 months ago
The Automobile World's Past and Future
What would we do without our automobiles? They do not appear to be going the way of the buggy whip. The future of the automobile is amazingly bright with so much technology now and so much more ahead....
Tony Bosworth8 months ago
I Even Had the Bidet...
By the time I was 23 I was editor of a leading car magazine. I could pick the phone up and book a road test for a Porsche, Jaguar, BMW, Mercedes and even a Rolls-Royce or Bentley for a week. If I had ...
Cato Conroy9 months ago
How To Buy A Car with Cash
Buying a car with cash can be tricky, and if you don't know what you're doing, it also can be dangerous. While it's true that cash buyers might get better deals with certain car dealers, the truth is ...
Ossiana Tepfenhart9 months ago
How to Buy a Car from a Private Seller
Though I am definitely no fan of going to a car dealership, I prefer going to a dealership over buying a car from a private seller — and from what I can tell, most people feel the same way. Buying a c...
Skunk Uzeki9 months ago
Tips for Buying a Used Car
If you've been reading my work, then you already probably know that many of my friends are mechanics and car enthusiasts. It's a great life perk to have, primarily because you never have to worry abou...
Why European Cars Are Better
Cars don't make cars, individuals don't make cars, factories don't make cars. I wonder if you're thinking, who the fuck makes the cars then? Hold on, you're moving too fast. You're at a German right n...
Rowan Marley9 months ago
Most Dangerous Cars Ever Made
One of the biggest aspects that car manufacturers play up these days is safety. We all want to know that we'll be as safe as possible in our cars and that we'll have the best chances of surviving shou...
Pierre Roustan9 months ago
Top 3 Developments in the Automotive Industry That'll Make You Go WOW
Is it any wonder that the automotive industry remains as one of the most versatile, profitable, and interesting in all of business. Heck, if I wasn't a wordsmith, I'd try as hard as possible to get in...
Ray Shikinami9 months ago
Worst Car Recalls
Cars get recalled. This is a fact of life. The paint can be toxic. A windshield wiper can malfunction. Maybe a certain kind of tire is made of weaker stuff than standards allow. Either way, plenty of ...