Man in a suit checks the pressure of a flat tire on his car

What are the effects of driving on a tire that’s low on air?

Underinflated Tire Driving Risks

When that tire pressure monitor system, or TPMS, light activates, it can be tempting to just keep driving. In addition, there are times that it’s necessary to drive on a low-air tire in order to get to a place to fill it up. What are the effects and dangers of driving on a tire that’s low on air?

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A hand repeatedly presses a remote start button for a distant car as a cap runs towards it.

Are remote start systems legal in Maryland?

Many drivers look for a remote start system to be included when buying a new car. This convenient system allows the temperature inside a ride to be optimized before one ever gets inside. It’s a delightful way to deal with weather that leaves something to be desired, such as the chilly Maryland winters and toasty summers.

But every state has their own laws regarding remote start systems. The detriments, lawmakers say, are that they can create pollution, waste fuel, and make easy targets for car thieves. Are remote start systems legal in Maryland? Continue reading

An assortment of Fast & Furious-themed toy Honda cars

What toys does Honda make?

Honda Miniature Model YouTube Compilation

Our favorite automaker doesn’t only make cars; it also makes miniature models of cars. Diecast Honda models are lovingly detailed, to-scale replicas of many of our favorite rides. They make great toys for kids and great showpieces for collectors alike. People even customize them, restore them, and perform maintenance as they would on a full-sized machine.

To help you experience some of the Honda-model-car-coolness for yourself, we’ve compiled a compilation of YouTube videos showcasing the toy vehicles below. Get a sampling of the different Honda toy models and their possible uses, and you might find yourself joining this unique community before you know it. Continue reading

Maryland state capitol building

When is the economy slated to re-open in Maryland?

Social distancing and quarantine are working better than predicted to slow the impact of the coronavirus here in the U.S. Of course, forcing businesses to close and citizens to stay home does have some detrimental effects, especially for the health of the general economy and businesses.

Because of this, there has been mounting pressure over the past several weeks for quarantine measures to be relaxed. President Trump has left the decision for re-opening in the hands of each individual state.  What’s the timeline put in place for re-opening and lifting quarantine here in Maryland? Continue reading