(ARA) - Summer and scenic drives go hand in hand, and even high gas prices can't keep Americans away from miles of highway that wind through some of the country's most beautiful landscapes.

When you're taking a scenic drive, the right vehicle can make the experience even better. "Matching a great road to the right car is like pairing gourmet...

Read more: Dream drives for summer: An expert's picks for great road and vehicle pairings

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(ARA) - As the days grow shorter and temperatures drop, it's time to prepare your vehicle for the unfavorable road conditions to come. Addressing a few key issues before winter arrives can save you significant hassle and cost. To protect one of your most valuable investments, follow these tips to shield your vehicle from the elements and avoid...

Read more: Avoid winter woes with quick fall auto fix-up tips

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Agents in Massachusetts are so dead set against allowing insurers to use consumers' credit histories in setting auto premiums that they are taking two separate paths toward outlawing it.

The Massachusetts Association of Insurance Agents (MAIA) launched an effort earlier this month to put a measure prohibiting the practice on the 2012 ballot,...

Read more: Auto insurance agents reignite credit-scoring debate

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(ARA) - For fall sports enthusiasts, this time of year means one thing: It's tailgating time.

Whether you're planning to tailgate at your daughter's soccer game, in the parking lot of your college alma mater or favorite professional football stadium, your vehicle is the center of the tailgating experience. So why not get it ready to tailgate in...

Read more: Get your vehicle ready for tailgate season

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(ARA) - Driving a shiny, new and powerful vehicle can be quite a thrill. Fortunately, you don't have to go into debt buying a new car or truck to get that feeling.

More Americans are keeping their cars longer, thanks in part to the economy and partly because improved quality has extended the usable life span of many makes and models. In fact, the...

Read more: Personalizing gives used vehicles that new-ride feel

Category: Automotive