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What Wheel Drive?

Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive. What's the difference? We tell you. Depending on where you live, one may be better than the other. Continue Reading

Child Safety Seat Tips

Did you know that 75 percent of all child safety seats are installed incorrectly? We tell you the 10 steps for how to do it right. Continue Reading

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Why Buy An Electric Car?

You keep hearing about plug-in electric cars. Are they right for you? We reveal the pros and cons. Continue Reading

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All Hail The Rail: Summer In Europe

Combine a road trip with a Rail Europe pass to see more of what you came to see. Continue Reading

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Polar vortex? Bring it … I’m in a Lexus GX

The 2014 Lexus GX makes mincemeat of winter weather Continue Reading

How to Do a Test Drive

Don't let dealerships pressure you into a quick trip around the block. Follow our VroomGirls tips and you'll have an easier time evaluating which vehicle is right for you. Continue Reading

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Cylinder? What’s a Cylinder?

A primer on all things engine-related. Ever wonder what displacement means? And torque? What the heck is that? Fret not, we explain it all. Continue Reading

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Green Rental Cars: More Than Just Hybrid or Electric

Car Rental Agencies are going green. More hybrids, less water waste from car washing, and a mindful approach to attaining carbon neutrality. Continue Reading