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    1. Expert Tips for Safe Winter Car Trips

      Expert Tips for Safe Winter Car Trips

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      Driving in winter will test even the most attentive, skillful driver. Heavy snowfall can reduce visibility, and slippery road conditions can send your car sliding off in unexpected directions with no notice. CR’s engineers routinely test tires and vehicles in snowy, icy conditions, and they’ve learned that the safest car trips require patience and preparation.

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    2. Old car, new tricks: Adding safety tech to an older car

      Old car, new tricks: Adding safety tech to an older car

      Old car, new tricks: Adding safety tech to an older car Dee-Ann Durbin, Published: August 24, 2017 10:44 AM Filed Under: Tumblr DETROIT — Old cars can learn new tricks. For a few hundred dollars, drivers can add new safety technology — like forward collision warning systems or backup cameras — to older cars. Cars are lasting longer than ever thanks to improving quality. The average U.S. vehicle is now 11.6 years old, according to the consulting firm IHS Markit.

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    3. Routine Auto Care Drives Home Savings

      Routine Auto Care Drives Home Savings

      Routine Auto Care Drives Home Savings BETHESDA, Maryland , Aug. 22, Whether changing the oil, replacing the wiper blades or checking the tires, finding the time to perform simple preventative vehicle maintenance is money in the bank, says the non-profit Car Care Council. According to research conducted by IMR Inc. , one out of three consumers that put off routine vehicle maintenance do so because they cannot find a convenient time.

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