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RWD Volkswagen ID.4 Is Seriously Hard To Control in the Snow on All-Season Tires
RWD Volkswagen ID.4 Is Seriously Hard To Control in the Snow on All-Season Tires

25 Jan 2022, 13:05 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Driving an RWD vehicle in the snow is not an ideal situation, and the Volkswagen ID.4 shows how difficult it is to control it, especially on all-season tires

 
Older BMW M3 Proves You Don't Need AWD to Tackle Snow and Ice
Older BMW M3 Proves You Don't Need AWD to Tackle Snow and Ice

11 Jan 2022, 12:41 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Despite being rear-wheel drive, the BMW M3 E92 is an all-weather warrior. Just watch it tackle the snowy roads of New England here

 
This Is How to Easily Fit Snow Chains on Your Vehicle’s Tires
This Is How to Easily Fit Snow Chains on Your Vehicle’s Tires

24 Feb 2021, 08:04 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / Winter is fading away in some parts of the world, but in others, it's unleashing with full force, so knowing how to fit a pair of snow chains is vital

 
Here’s Why You Should Never Idle a Modern Car for Extended Periods in The Winter
Here’s Why You Should Never Idle a Modern Car for Extended Periods in The Winter

12 Feb 2021, 15:14 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / You might think that letting your car idle for 20 minutes is a good idea but unless it's old and uses a carburetor, you'll be causing it more harm than good

 
Icy Surface and Incline Make Lincoln MKT the Wrong Kind of Autonomous Car
Icy Surface and Incline Make Lincoln MKT the Wrong Kind of Autonomous Car

2 Feb 2021, 08:21 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A security camera caught the moment the crossover's driver thought she had arrived home, only to find out the vehicle had other plans

 
Two Trucks Pulling Tanker Up Slippery Hill Is U.S. Definition of a Road Train
Two Trucks Pulling Tanker Up Slippery Hill Is U.S. Definition of a Road Train

19 Jan 2021, 07:07 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A slight change in the road incline can turn into a veritable barricade for a semi driver during the winter if road conditions are bad enough

 
Get a Grip: Driving on Snowy Roads
Get a Grip: Driving on Snowy Roads

11 Dec 2020, 23:10 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Almost everybody loves winter. It's the time of holidays, presents and just having fun with family and friends. Getting sideways in a car can get messy, though

 
CHP Officers Train for Winter by Doing Donuts in Their Dodge Charger
CHP Officers Train for Winter by Doing Donuts in Their Dodge Charger

21 Nov 2020, 05:34 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / PSA on the need to prepare for winter is all sorts of fun, brings back Gunther, the Elf on the Shelf. “Gunther’s training for winter driving, aren’t you?”

 
Americans Spent Over $15 Billion In Last 5 Years To Deal With Road Salt Damage
Americans Spent Over $15 Billion In Last 5 Years To Deal With Road Salt Damage

22 Feb 2017, 10:43 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / According to AAA, American drivers have spent in excess of $15 billion over the course of the last five years to repair the damage caused by road salt

 
20 Car Pileup on Snowy Canadian Highway Involving a Semi Is Truly Scary
20 Car Pileup on Snowy Canadian Highway Involving a Semi Is Truly Scary

10 Jan 2017, 18:07 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Even though we know this, it still never ceases to amaze us: how infinitely more scare the bang of a crash sounds in the eerie silence of a snowy landscape

 
BMW Winter Driving Tip: Eco Pro On, Coasting Off
BMW Winter Driving Tip: Eco Pro On, Coasting Off

9 Jan 2017, 13:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / BMW owners, there is a way you can make your cars safer to drive during winter. And that is to drive in Eco Pro mode with the coasting function turned off

 
Driving through an Ice Storm 101
Driving through an Ice Storm 101

29 Dec 2016, 16:00 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Nothing can really prepare somebody who has never driven on snow or ice, but if you read the basics often enough, you at least increase your chances

 
Rally School Video Shows Careful Braking Can Beat ABS on Snow
Rally School Video Shows Careful Braking Can Beat ABS on Snow

24 Dec 2016, 10:18 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The O'Nell Rally School has made a video to show the difference between careful driving and relying on electronic aids during the winter. You can beat ABS

 
Is Your Car Slippery in Winter Conditions? Grab Some Snow Socks
Is Your Car Slippery in Winter Conditions? Grab Some Snow Socks

27 Feb 2013, 13:22 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Although spring is almost here, with only some parts of the US still covered in snow, Shark Industries has just introduced their latest Snow Socks across the Pond. Yes, you're right, we'...

 
Snow and Ice, Please Think Twice!
Snow and Ice, Please Think Twice!

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / Winter is surely a magical season that reminds of the childhood's fairy-tales. But unless you don't happen to possess a sledge pulled by some courageous reindeers like Santa Claus has, the...

 
Ferrari Formula One Drivers Take FF Slalom Skiing
Ferrari Formula One Drivers Take FF Slalom Skiing

13 Jan 2012, 14:18 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / For this year’s usual annual Ferrari event at the Madonna di Campiglio ski resort in Italy, the Prancing Horse did something a bit different, since it had a new AWD four-seater car on its hand...

 
Aston Martin On Ice Highlights Video Released
Aston Martin On Ice Highlights Video Released

22 Dec 2011, 16:19 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Rear wheel drive, V8 or V12 engines and slippery, icy conditions - sounds very dangerous, but under the right controlled conditions it can be a lot of fun. That’s why Aston Martin hosts its wi...

 
Jeep Winter Driving Stunt is Funny
Jeep Winter Driving Stunt is Funny

21 Dec 2011, 13:49 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / We were trying to bring you a set of winter driving tips, but each new sentence started with explanations of how to deactivate your ESP and convince your car to drift, so we though it's best to...

 
Honda Launches Winter Program
Honda Launches Winter Program

25 Nov 2011, 16:15 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Honda’s UK division is launching a winter care program that offers drivers a season-specific check, complete service for the winter, as well as a pair of tire snow socks. The aforementioned ti...

 
Porsche Announces Winter Driving Experience for New 911
Porsche Announces Winter Driving Experience for New 911

25 Oct 2011, 14:47 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / We know that Porsche test its cars anywhere from the desert to the Arctic, because we’ve seen numerous sightings of the new 911 that was recently revealed and even the new Boxster. Now, The...