Driving With Jens

Buying a new car or truck

Buying a new car or truck will likely be the second-largest purchase…

  • May 17, 2018

How to get better fuel economy as gas prices rise

It’s actually pretty easy to reduce your fuel consumption

Car dealer lingo explained

What the heck is a doc fee?

  • Apr 26, 2018

Talk the talk on distracted driving

Our choice of language matters. The 2018 Auto Dealers Against Distracted Driving…

  • Apr 12, 2018

The huge cost of distracted driving

Distracted driving is a very serious issue affecting road safety across the country

Does the colour of your vehicle say something about your personality?

Red is flashy, black is sophisticated, blue is for wallflowers. Or so the thinking goes

Check your engine before you wreck your engine

If your engine light is flashing, that’s bad. Really bad

Smartphone apps for driving

Some are really useful. Others make hot rod sounds through your speakers

How to make sure your car starts in the cold

It’s about more than just making sure your plug works

  • Jan 18, 2018

Resolutions per minute: Taking care of your car in the new year

It’ll save you money, and that was on your list of new year’s resolutions, right?

  • Jan 11, 2018

Through the wire: How and when to plug in your car during winter

Get yourself a good extension cord and a timer

  • Dec 28, 2017

Drunk driving risk increases over the holidays

The safest number of drinks before driving is zero

  • Dec 21, 2017

Driving during the holidays

It’s hectic on the roads at Christmastime

  • Dec 14, 2017

All about recalls

If your ride is subject to a recalll, take it in right away

  • Dec 7, 2017

Graduation: 3 steps to getting your full drivers licence

Absolutely no booze, be home before midnight, and don’t even think about towing

  • Nov 9, 2017

Slip and slide: Some tips for safe winter driving

For one thing, slow down and don’t be a jerk

  • Nov 2, 2017

Fall automotive tips

Winter is coming, which is why you should consider taking your car in for service

  • Sep 28, 2017

The Jaws of Life

Inside the controlled chaos of traffic collisions

  • Sep 14, 2017

Is putting nitrogen in your tires a waste of money?

What you need to know if you’re trying to choose between regular air or that fancy air

  • Aug 24, 2017

Give yourself a boost

Here’s how to get that battery back in action — safely

  • Aug 10, 2017