Recent studies say that those that sing in the car are safer drivers. They are less prone to fall asleep while at the wheel and singing a tune makes drivers feel calmer.
It would take six straight months of driving to get to the moon at a speed of 60 mph.
China holds the record for the longest traffic jam to date. In August 2010, the country experienced a traffic jam that spanned more than 62 miles and lasted 12 days. Just keep that in mind the next time you’re in a jam on I-4.
The very last car to be able to play cassettes was the 2011 Ford Crown Victoria.
Despite the small size of the country, Japan is responsible for the production of most of the world’s vehicles.
Ford started making planes in 1925, but Henry Ford gradually lost interest in plane production after his personal pilot was killed in a crash flying a Ford Flivver prototype monoplane in 1928.
When designing a new car from a blank sheet of paper, the first mark the engineers make on the page isn’t the location of the engine or the floor or the wheels, but the driver’s heels.
In Russia it’s considered a criminal offense to drive with a dirty car.
Jeep tried resurrecting faux wood paneling by offering it as a dealer-installed option on the first-generation Liberty. The “Woody” option didn’t go over well with consumers.
Speed and road death do not have as close of a correlation as you might think. Germany, where many major autobahns have no speed limits at all, has half the number of highway deaths as the United States.
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