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Safe Driving Tips As The Clocks Go Back

The long light evenings of summer have come to an end and it’s time to exchange that air conditioning button for your car’s heating control. Yes, at 2 a.m. this Sunday (November 6), we officially say goodbye to summertime as the clocks go back one hour, marking the end of Daylight Saving Time for 2016 and a return […]

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Check out the new car wraps on DriversEd.com’s training vehicles!

As you probably already know, DriversEd.com went through a massive upgrade. We made all our online courses compatible with mobile and tablet devices, updated graphics and animations in the courses, and redesigned our whole website. While we were at it, we also prettied up our BMW MINI Cooper and Countryman training vehicles with some new […]

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Buying Your First Car

If you’re thinking about earning your license, you’re probably already daydreaming about buying your first car. Be sure to take into account the total cost of owning a vehicle: it includes a whole lot more than just the sticker price! The amount you’ll spend on gas, maintenance and repair, registration, insurance, and miscellaneous car expenses […]

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How to Spot Odometer Fraud

We’ve already talked about the frauds and the tricks that dealerships can pull on you. One of the most destructive, dangerous and, unfortunately, the most widespread is odometer fraud. According to carfax.com data, approximately 1 out of 10 used cars are sold with rolled-back mileage on the odometer. The used car market is full of swindlers […]

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Car Upgrades for Road Trips

Professional road travelers have their cars prepared for any road situation, for road trips around the country or even around the world. With a couple of simple adjustments, a regular vehicle can turn into a cozy living room, a kitchen, or mighty and fearless beast that can overcome all the rockiest roads, swamps, and suspension […]

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Highway Hypnosis: Detect and Avoid

Early morning: you wake up, do your morning routine, get out of the house, walk to the car, unlock it … and the next moment, you’re already at your destination, getting down to business. How did you get here? Whom did you see on the road? How many turns did you make? There is no […]

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Passenger Van Safety

For big families; churches and private schools, the practical 15-passenger van has become a popular alternative to buses and caravans of small cars. People usually think that once they have a drivers license, they can easily handle driving a van. But due to its dimensions, driving a van is a completely different story from driving […]

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Car Dealership Tricks

Ready to buy your first car? Looking to trade in your current car? Buying a new car equals dealing with a lot of worries, paperwork, research, and math. There is so much at stake, especially if you are about to invest in a used vehicle, and especially if you are buying it from a dealer. […]

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Well-Maintained Tires Save Money on Gas

Properly maintained car tires save money on gas. I would like to leave this statement as it is: mysterious but incredibly promising. However, I’ll explain because I’m sure some of you want to pick up some money-saving tips and learn about the importance of tire maintenance. Let’s start our lesson on the connection between wheels […]

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Road Trips of a Lifetime

Are you ready to see the world? Load up your car and begin the journey of your life! Just consider one thing: traveling can become addictive and it would be hard to stop. “The more you travel, the more you realize how little you have seen,” said 74 years old Gunther Holtorf, road traveler from […]

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