fact or fiction

Is it fact or merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the myths and beliefs we hold about gas guzzlers, self-driving cars and our on-road lives.

Allan Kalynchuk6 days ago
Rag in the Gas Tank
So, back in the eighties, a contractor I knew bought a truck from the auction. He did a lot of driving in remote areas, loved his newer model truck, took good care of it, and it never gave him any pro...
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Mike Johnson23 days ago
Severe Dangers of Texting While Driving
Do you know that words can kill? Receiving and texting messages while driving will do just that. Modern devices like smartphones connected people more than ever, with voice calls, receiving and textin...
Jenn Melon2 months ago
Risks in Purchasing the Wrong Used Car
There is nothing wrong with deciding to buy a used car. Several used car models work perfectly. You can also find used car stores in your local area or online that could provide quality options. Some ...
Eada Hudes2 months ago
Things NOT to Say After You Meet with a Car Accident
Car accidents can happen for a variety of reasons, from what could be a result of faulty driving to an oil slick on the road. But it is important to remember that there are certain things that you sho...
Canadian and American Car Accident Law: What You Need to Know
When two countries share a border, as big as the one between Canada and the United States, it’s not surprising that a lot of traffic flows between them. Whichever side of the border you hail from, if ...
Kelly Jackson4 months ago
What a Tool! (Pt. 1)
I’m surprised that Ford didn’t just call the first car a mancar. Although most women are only vaguely enamored of cars, it’s true… there are some who actually know the workings of an automobile. They were taught by their fathers… case closed. I have always named each of my cars because I ascribe soulful qualities to inanimate objects. I have fostered Rocky, Virginia, Bullet, Herbert and Kukla. See, men think that this is just stupid even though some of them love their cars more than their childr...
Lucas Todesco5 months ago
The Wonderful World of Car Accidents
You are driving down the road. You are a new driver and you couldn't be more excited to adventure the roads and see what the world of cars has to offer. This is something that we all can relate to, be...
Jarrod Miller-Dean5 months ago
Ride at Your Own Risk: Uber and Lyft Accidents Increase in Major Cities Across the US
It's hard to find statistics for rideshare accidents. There is little to no documentation available. This is odd, considering that city streets are seeing an influx of vehicles due to these services. ...
Buddy Brown5 months ago
10 Cars That Are Allegedly Haunted
Anyone who has ever owned a vehicle can tell you that there's a strange kind of attachment that can form between a driver and his car. When you're out on the road a lot, your car becomes an extension ...
Mike Mavenful7 months ago
10 Reasons Your Car Is Making a Grinding Noise When You Brake
If you own a car, you are going to have some issues with it eventually. One of the issues that comes up frequently is your car making a grinding noise when you brake. This is a pretty common issue tha...
Drowsy Driving vs. Drunk Driving
Have you ever driven your car while feeling lethargic? Well, although driving while tired may seem like a harmless or normal thing to do, it can have serious consequences. Most people are aware of the...
10 Things You Didn't Know About Changing Your Oil
Not everyone is a "car person," and that's alright by me. Even if you don't have any particular interest in cars, however, there's still a good chance you own one. In fact, you probably use it almost ...
Zack Monroe8 months ago
Motorcycles: Worth the Risk?
While stuck in the endless sea of cars of our daily work commute, you notice a few motorcyclists cutting through the endless crawl of traffic, and you sit there helplessly daydreaming about how cool i...
Dr. Ethan Levi9 months ago
Will We Ever See Steam-Powered Cars?
During the Victorian age and throughout the early 20th century, steam-power was the crowning glory of the transportation industry. Although trains and boats powered by steam were the stars of the show...
Morgan E. Westling9 months ago
Things You Didn't Know About Fisker
Henrik Fisker is a Danish designer living in Los Angeles, CA. He is responsible for designing famous cars, such as the Aston Martin DB9 and the BMW Z8. He co-founded the car company Fisker Automotive ...
10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Buying a Smart Car
We've all seen them: tiny, toy-like microcars that pepper city streets. This breed of vehicle has been a mainstay in Europe for the greater part of the past century, but only recently have microcars s...
Rowan Marley10 months ago
10 Things You Didn't Know About Tesla
Tesla is one of the hottest new car companies of the century and has helped usher in an era of electric cars. As Tesla grew in popularity, people started to talk about all the little facts about Tesla...
Iggy Paulsena year ago
Why Are Convertibles So Rare?
I drive a convertible, and I honestly think it's one of the best purchases I've ever made in my life. Words cannot describe how much I enjoy that car and how much I'm a "convertible for life" type of ...