What’s the World’s Fastest Car?

Jul 20

What’s the World’s Fastest Car?

You’re in that age-old debate with your buddies, trying to decide which one of your dream cars is the fastest.  Your friend insists on the Hennessey Venom GT, which can pull a cool 0-60 in 2.5 seconds with a top speed of 260 mph and a price tag of just under a million ($950,000 to be exact- cheap, right?).  “For shame,” you say!  You’ve heard that the...

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New Florida Traffic Laws and Regulations

Jul 13

New Florida Traffic Laws and Regulations

No one likes getting a traffic ticket, so it’s always important to stay on top of the most current traffic laws and regulations.  Of course, you can always try pulling the old “I didn’t know” card but that’s usually just followed by the sound of a fresh ticket being ripped off that nice police officer’s pad. To keep you out of trouble and on the road,...

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New Texas Traffic Laws

Jul 09

New Texas Traffic Laws

It’s always important to stay up on the latest traffic laws, and if you’re a diver in the Lone Star State, there were quite a few new ones this last year.  Listed below are some of the new Texas traffic laws that went into effect during the last legislative session. HB 378:  Tow trucks have now been added to the “slow down or move over” laws.  With the...

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Used Car Tips: The Test Drive

Jul 06

Used Car Tips:  The Test Drive

Note:  This is the third post in a series of articles on what do when you are buying a used car.  Missed the other articles?  Don’t worry!  You can check them out here: Bidding on a Used Car Deciding on a Used Car *************************************************************************************************************  After you’ve identified a...

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Who Has the Longest Commute to Work?

Jul 02

Who Has the Longest Commute to Work?

Think your commute is bad?  Well, get you morning coffee and doughnuts ready (or bagel if you want to go healthy), because here are the latest stats from the U.S. Census Bureau on how we get to work.[i] Before we hand out awards for the metro areas with the longest and shortest commutes, let’s do a rundown of the basic commuter stats from across the U.S.: Most...

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