Automotive

Recycling Mystery: Antifreeze

Antifreeze: It’s not just for Fireball Whisky. Wise car owners …

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How Car Battery Recycling Could Be Even Better

Which items in the waste stream are the most commonly recycled? Ten percent of plastic, 28 percent of glass, 49 percent of aluminum cans and 55 percent of paper is recycled. But the recycling award for the product with the highest recycling rate…

5 Best Products to Pick Up at Your Local Swap Shop

Attention, Freecyclers. You may be missing out on one of the best options to pick up free products: your local household hazardous waste (HHW) product exchange room. The name doesn’t sound very glamorous, which is why many are nicknamed swap shops……

A Cleaner Ride: 4 Tips for Financing Eco-Friendly Vehicles

Car ownership is, in many parts of the country, a necessary evil. You need one if you want to access local services, run errands or visit friends and family, but traditional vehicles are a threat to the environment. They power our massive appetite…

How 5G Technology Will Power a Greener Future

It is becoming increasingly clear that the conservation and protection of our natural resources is the key to a prosperous future for us all — not just the current generation, but future generations as well. Distributing and managing these natural……

The Biggest Pros and Cons of Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) have made huge technological strides since they were first introduced, and they’re more popular than ever before. Yet some drivers are still hesitant to make the switch from traditional gas-powered cars, in large part…

Improve the Fuel Economy of Your Car in 11 Easy Steps

Although you may dream of buying a hybrid or an electric vehicle, many of us have to drive the cars we already have, at least for the time being. Fortunately, there’s a lot you can do with driving habits and car maintenance to boost fuel…..

7 Fuel-Efficient Car Options That Aren’t Hybrids

I’ve learned from renting cars and going on road trips with friends that the fuel economy of different vehicles varies widely. Although some of this relates to the condition of a car, such as having deflated tires or a clogged air filter,…

I’ll Blame the Car Again … Why Not? It’s Easier.

Why does motoring always get slammed for the whole smog problem, when it’s only accountable for 30% of it? Poor Henry Ford is rolling over in his grave because of this. Were you aware autos are only responsible for about …

Catch Him if You Can: Leonardo DiCaprio Enters Electric Car Race

Leonardo DiCaprio is partnering with Venturi Automobiles to enter the FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully electric race series.