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AAA: Make sure your car is ready for the winter, cold weather

Winter conditions are tough on your car and you want to make sure to check your tire pressure so traction isn’t affected and clear any snow or ice off your lights and windows. Also, keep the number of roadside assistance close by. The cringing sound of a dead car battery on a… Read more »

Here are the 21 best cars for winter weather driving

Winter isn’t just coming. It’s already here. For many of us, that means driving in snow, ice, and other less than ideal conditions. There is a litany of things we can do to make driving in winter weather a better experience such as more cautious driving style or even a… Read more »

Nissan follows GM with plan to test robo-taxis in early 2018

The world’s eyes will be on Tokyo during the 2020 Olympics, so it’s little wonder Japanese auto giants such as Nissan and Toyota are working flat out to get their self-driving technology ready in time for the sporting extravaganza. Nissan said on Tuesday, December 5 that it plans to start… Read more »

Important shipping deadlines and mailing tips

More than 15 billion pieces of mail will pass through the Postal Service this holiday season. Here are the important dates for you to remember if you plan on shipping something for delivery by Christmas Eve: USPS retail ground: December 14 First Class mail: December 19 Priority Mail: December 20… Read more »

GM making big changes to lighten pickups

General Motors is expected to make revolutionary changes to the makeup of its next-generation pickups to better position them against Ford Motor Co.’s market-leading trucks and accelerate its progress toward stricter federal fuel economy standards. Two sources familiar with the company’s plans confirmed GM will offer carbon fiber for the beds… Read more »