Test drive electric vehicles at museum

An electric-vehicle test-drive event is set for Sept. 15 at LeMay - America's Car Museum. The events have been taking place statewide, with an earlier one in Bellingham. Puget Sound Energy and Tacoma Power are taking part in the Tacoma event.


Is all that smoke bad for my car?

Particulate matter from smoke gets caught in your vehicle’s air filter, which can then cause it to run improperly. With vehicles that have electronic engine management — anything made in the early ’90s and later, at the least — that can throw things out of whack.

Five ways to potentially get yourself safely out of a road rage incident

Driving incidents can quickly escalate into potentially dangerous situations for the drivers involved, as well as nearby motorists and bystanders. Here are five tips that may prevent the situation from escalating.