Monthly archives: November, 2015

How to Recover From a Slide on Icy Roads

Staying safe on icy roads is as easy as slowing down, keeping your distance from other cars, and braking early. There are times, though, when the road ahead may seem clear but it’s really covered in black ice, which can send you sliding. If you find yourself in this situation, just remember these tips on how to recover from a slide: Take your foot off the brake. Antilock brakes work well in every road condition except for icy. Your wheels will likely lock up whether you have antilock brakes or not and that will only make the slide worse. Locked wheels are uncontrollable and no matter what way you steer,…




Lincoln Continental Debut Set for 2016 Detroit Auto Show

It’s no secret Lincoln is in giving its entire lineup a complete overhaul and it’s likely the unpopular MKS flagship sedan will get the axe. Taking its place is the legendary Lincoln Continental, previously shown as a concept earlier this year. Now, Lincoln marketing manager Imran Jalal has confirmed the Lincoln Continental debut will happen at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show. Lincoln hasn’t been generous with details about the car of movie stars and presidents but Jalal did reveal that the new grille may spread throughout the lineup. The MK nameplates aren’t likely to go anywhere and the Continental and Navigator will be the only exceptions to the rule. Jalal…