If you’re a fan of road trips, or driving at night in general, you understand the extra safety required to navigate dark roads. You might think you drive just as well at night, but consider this: Even though nighttime driving accounts for just 23% of vehicle miles traveled, more than 50% of fatalities for vehicle occupants 16 and older occur between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m., according to the National Safety Commission (NSC).
Florida is the sunshine state, and we pride ourselves on our warm weather and mild winters. The thought of “winterizing” your vehicle may seem foreign to many Floridians, but for those traveling out of state or those who might experience below freezing temperatures, it’s important to take some precautions. Read more