Increase Your Car Knowledge with These Informative Charts

 - Feb 13, 2013
Father winter is here for a few more months and these extreme conditions can often increase the need for improved car knowledge. Say you drive to work and suddenly your car won't start at the end of the day, having some idea what to look for can help you avoid spending unnecessary coin on a tow truck or mechanic. Alternatively, when it comes time to buy your next car, some of the emissions information here could also be useful.

For instance, take the car-care confessions infographic, which details the lack of maintenance most people perform on their cars every year. Simple things like oil changes and tire pressure can compound to create big problems.

Another infographic details the cost certain cars pose in terms of gas consumption. This kind of car knowledge is advantageous when it comes time to buy your next vehicle.