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Cruise Control Explained – All You Need to Know

Cruise Control Explained – All You Need to Know

Cruise control has come a long way since first invented and patented by Ralph Teetor in 1950, who originally named it the “Speedostat”.  Chrysler Corporation was the first manufacturer to offer the groundbreaking mechanism as an option on several of its luxury vehicle models nine years later. Today, cruise control is rapidly becoming the standard […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Dec 04, 2020

Driving in the Rain – Our Best Safety Tips

Driving in the Rain – Our Best Safety Tips

There were over 445,000 injuries and 6,000 deaths due to weather-related driving accidents in 2019. Ouch! The good news is you do not need to be one of them. Be the safest driver in town with our handy guide. How Does Rain Affect Driving Conditions? Rain is a fairly common weather condition for most drivers, […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Dec 04, 2020

Senior Driver’s License & Renewal Requirements: A Complete Guide

Senior Driver’s License & Renewal Requirements: A Complete Guide

The majority of driver’s licenses in the United States are issued to teens and young adults under the age of 25. However, senior citizens who have taken hiatuses from driving may find themselves needing to get back on the road. Driving can provide a lot of independence to these individuals who may not be able […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Dec 03, 2020

How To Transfer Your Driver’s License When Moving to Another State

How To Transfer Your Driver’s License When Moving to Another State

Moving to another state is a very exciting time in one’s life. For some, this move might be the first time they’re experiencing a land other than the one they grew up knowing their entire life. There are a plethora of factors to consider when deciding to move out of state. In this guide, we’ll […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Dec 01, 2020

Right-of-Way Rules at Controlled Intersections –  What to Do When Facing Stop and Yield Signs

Right-of-Way Rules at Controlled Intersections – What to Do When Facing Stop and Yield Signs

What Are the Rules When Facing a STOP Sign? When facing a STOP sign, you must come to a full stop at the stop line and yield the right-of-way to all vehicles and pedestrians in or approaching the intersection.  Follow these 6 STOP sign rules when driving to avoid pedestrian and car accidents: If there […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Nov 30, 2020

One-Way Streets: What They Are, Rules, and Signs

One-Way Streets: What They Are, Rules, and Signs

If you’re studying for the knowledge exam, understanding how to identify and navigate a one-way road is vital to passing the test. Maybe you’re a veteran driver who’s looking to brush up on some core driving subjects – one-way roads can be very confusing and often cause accidents at higher rates than two-way roads. However, […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Dec 01, 2020

Learner’s Permit: The Definitive Guide

Learner’s Permit: The Definitive Guide

Before you can apply for a driver’s license, you must first earn your learner’s permit. While some states allow adults to bypass this step, teen drivers under the age of 18 are always mandated to follow these requirements. This identification card will allow you to practice driving behind the wheel with a licensed driver. There […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Nov 30, 2020

What Happens if You Drive With an Expired Driver’s License or None at All?

What Happens if You Drive With an Expired Driver’s License or None at All?

In the United States, 38,000 people are killed in roadside accidents every year, and over half of those fatalities were drivers. To reduce this risk, every state requires proof that you know how to operate a vehicle safely according to their guidelines, aka your license! Driving without a license can wrack up severe penalties. It’s […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Nov 30, 2020

The 16 Most Common Reasons Your Car Isn’t Accelerating Properly & How to Fix It

The 16 Most Common Reasons Your Car Isn’t Accelerating Properly & How to Fix It

Today we’ll go over: What to do if your car doesn’t accelerate Reasons your car might not be accelerating as it should Why poor acceleration is a road hazard When you push the gas pedal, you expect the vehicle to accelerate based on the amount of pressure you put on it. When your vehicle hesitates […]

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by Zutobi · Updated Nov 30, 2020