Long Term Tests
When Not To File An Insurance Claim
Regular readers of Full Metal Autos might notice that "my wife" and "accident" are common themes in my writing. Unfortunately. Back in December, my wife was in a minor accident...
07 Mar, 13
PSA: Always Wear Your Seat Belt
About two weeks ago, my wife and our five year old son were in a pretty serious car accident. No father wants to get a call from his wife saying that a tractor trailer skidded...
28 Jan, 13
Product Review: Progressive Snapshot
About a year ago, Autosavant's Kevin Gordon posed a question about the Progressive Snapshot - basically, asking whether it was worthwhile to allow "spying for savings." In the...
16 Nov, 12
IIHS Reports Mixed Results For Collision-Avoidance Technology
There was a time during some of our readers' lifetimes when vehicle safety meant a padded dashboard (on a car with only drum brakes). But hey, you survived, and so did I. When...
03 Jul, 12