Articles for category: Roadtrips & Driving Tips, Travel

How To Drive Down Steep Hills… Without Using Your Brakes!

I've got some downhill driving tips for you that I learned firsthand while driving through the hilly Smoky Mountains recently. I (finally) figured out the proper use of 2 and 1 on my automatic gear shift on this road trip! Learning how to drive downhill without using your brakes -- and using engine braking instead -- will make your mountain driving experience SO much more enjoyable, trust me.

How To Avoid Hitting A Deer

Wondering how to avoid hitting a deer with your car? Here are some things you can do to avoid hitting a deer in the first place... and how to minimize the damage if you do. Plus a few sweet and funny things about deer, dogs, and hunting.