Tires and wheels

Although original-equipment tires can last for 50,000 miles or more, how long any tire lasts is dependent not only on the tire itself, but on how that car is maintained.
How long do tires last

How Long Do Tires Last?

Although original-equipment tires can last for 50,000 miles or more, how long any tire lasts is dependent not only on the tire itself, but on how that car is maintained.
Proper tire pressure is much more crucial to your car than you may think, and it results in a safer and more economical experience on the road.
How to check air pressure

How to Properly Check and Put Air in Tires

Proper tire pressure is much more crucial to your car than you may think, and it results in a safer and more economical experience on the road.
Even though a wheel alignment isn’t a normal maintenance item, and there isn’t a set mileage or time interval for having it done, you should recognize the indications for when it might be needed ...
Wheel alignment

When Should You Get a Wheel Alignment?

Even though a wheel alignment isn’t a normal maintenance item, and there isn’t a set mileage or time interval for having it done, you should recognize the indications for when it might be needed ...
To keep your car in good shape, every two to three weeks is a good rule of thumb for how often you should drive your car.
2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

How Often Does My Car Need to Be Driven?

To keep your car in good shape, every two to three weeks is a good rule of thumb for how often you should drive your car.
Although the ideal way to check tire tread wear is with a tread-depth gauge, you can get by with what’s known as the “penny test” or just using your fingers.
Tire tread penny test

How to Check Tire Tread

Although the ideal way to check tire tread wear is with a tread-depth gauge, you can get by with what’s known as the “penny test” or just using your fingers.
A problem in the traction control system will usually illuminate a dashboard warning light that traction control is disabled, in some cases, ABS is disabled as well.
2022 Audi RS3 traction control

Common Problems With Traction Control

A problem in the traction control system will usually illuminate a dashboard warning light that traction control is disabled, in some cases, ABS is disabled as well.
Your car’s wheels spin around a stationary axle, and in order for them to do so, something has to allow for “slip” between the two. That something is a wheel bearing.
Wheel bearing replacement

What Are Wheel Bearings and How Do I Know I Need New Ones?

Your car’s wheels spin around a stationary axle, and in order for them to do so, something has to allow for “slip” between the two. That something is a wheel bearing.
Larger wheels give cars a more aggressive stance and greater stage presence, which is why automakers install king-size rims on concept cars. They look cool.
2021 Cadillac Escalade

What Difference Does Wheel Size Make?

Larger wheels give cars a more aggressive stance and greater stage presence, which is why automakers install king-size rims on concept cars. They look cool.
Each type of tire has strong points and weak ones, and none is probably ideal for every situation or time of year, so it pays to know their strengths and weaknesses.
2020 Subaru WRX STI Series White

What’s the Difference Between Summer, Winter and ...

Each type of tire has strong points and weak ones, and none is probably ideal for every situation or time of year, so it pays to know their strengths and weaknesses.
After a break of 17 years, the Ford Mustang Mach 1 is roaring back onto the muscle-car scene for 2021 with a 480-horsepower, 5.0-liter V-8 engine.
2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 Pulls 53 G’s … From Muscle-Car ...

After a break of 17 years, the Ford Mustang Mach 1 is roaring back onto the muscle-car scene for 2021 with a 480-horsepower, 5.0-liter V-8 engine.